Malaysia Hoops Challenge- Three Talking Points

The Malaysia Hoops Challenge organized by Negeri Sembilan Basketball Association (NSBA) (A state affiliate of Malaysia Basketball Association (NSBA) will be held from the 12th to 16th of September 2018 at MABA Stadium, Kuala Lumpur featuring NS Matrix, the...

Interview with Malaysia Dragons Head Coach Christopher Thomas

ASEAN Sports recently caught up with the head coach of Westports Malaysia Dragons, Christopher Thomas, who will be returning for his second ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) season in charge of the team. AS: What are your overall thoughts on the...

Malaysia-based NS Matrix Aim for Thailand to Increase Basketball Experience

tMalaysian basketball powerhouse NS Matrix recently released huge news prior to the start of the 59th Agong Cup. As management representative Mr. Richard Lim has stated, the team didn't performed well during their friendly games in both Taiwan and Thailand,...

Jamie Pearlman Remains Positive Despite Tough Dragons Debut

Following two large-margin losses in the Malaysia Hoops Challenge, new Westports Malaysia Dragons head coach Jamie Pearlman still remained optimistic and only took positives away from his first two games guiding the team. “I came in with a new system...

Malaysia Hoops Challenge Day 5- Matrix dampens champions SBL Select’s celebrations

NS Matrix 73 WA SBL Select Team 72 In a game with no ramification to the tournament standings, NS Matrix’s local players would step up to defeat the tournament champions WA SBL Select Team 73-72 in an exciting game that...

Malaysia Hoops Challenge Day 3 Recap- SBL Select Team & Red Baron set up...

Here’s our recap of Day 3 of the 2018 Malaysia Hoops Challenge held at MABA Stadium, Kuala Lumpur WA SBL Select Team 75 Adroit Singapore 69 In a game that would be the SBL Select Team’s toughest challenge thus far at...

MPL D League- ASEAN Sports’s Best 5 Selection

As the Malaysia Pro League Development League enters playoffs weekend, Asean Sports presents our choice of the best five players of the regular season in no particular order.   Wong Wee Seng (Melaka 96ers) 6.6 PPG, 8 RPG, 3.5 APG, 3.6 SPG Wong...

MPL Finals Recap: Farmco Touch Up vs KL Dragons Basketball Academy

Farmco Touch Up were crowned the champions of the inaugural Malaysia Pro League defeating the top seeded KL Dragons Basketball Academy 83-78 in a closely contested affair. Earlier in the day, the Penang Stallions defeated King Pinas Asia 124-92 to...

Malaysia Hoops Challenge Day 4- WA SBL Select Clinches the No.1 Spot

Here’s our recap of Day 4 of the 2018 Malaysia Hoops Challenge. SBL Select Team 98 Red Baron 80 The WA SBL Select Team would successfully clinch the Malaysia Hoops Challenge championship by defeating Red Baron 98-80. The SBL Select Team would...

2017 Malaysia Pro League Team Previews Part 2

The freshly minted Malaysia Pro League (MPL) tips off on the 13th of October 2017, after a four year absence of a national level Malaysian basketball league. The last league was known as the Malaysian National Basketball League (MNBL)....