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Guaros de Lara is the 2016 DIRECTV Liga de las Americas Champion
3/14/2016 -  Venezuelan basketball is still on a roll. This past weekend Guaros de Lara became the first club in the country to win the DIRECTV Liga de las Americas by defeating defending champion Bauru 84-79 in the finale.
#LDA2016 - Bauru will be in the Final 4
2/21/2016 -  The Defending champions of the DIRECTV Liga de las Americas, secured their spot in the definition of the continental league, after defeating Quimsa of Argentina, 73-63.
#LDA2016 - Mogi das Cruzes is the first to qualify for the Final 4
2/21/2016 -  Mogi das Cruzes secured a spot in the Final 4 of the DIRECTV Liga de las Americas, after defeating Malvin of Uruguay, 77-57.
#LDA2016 – Mogi defeated the Defending Champs
2/20/2016 -  Mogi das Cruzes defeated the defending champions of the DIRECTV Liga de las Americas, Bauru, 75-66, thus giving the host of the first semifinal group their first loss in two editions of the continental league.
#LDA2016 - Quimsa won and now waits
2/20/2016 -  Argentina’s National League Champion, Quimsa defeated the Champion of Uruguay, Malvin, 75-56, to capture its second win of the Semifinal Round. Now, the team coached by Silvio Santander, awaits for the result of the match between Mogi and Bauru, to see if they qualified today for the Final Four of the DIRECTV Liga de las Americas.
#LDA2016 - Bauru suffered at the end, but won
2/19/2016 -  In a game that Bauru controlled from the opening tip, Malvin closed the gap in the final quarter, but time expired and the victory belonged to the host, 89-77.

#LDA2016 - Quimsa won the first of the Semis
2/19/2016 -  In a match decided on the final play, Quimsa defeated Mogi das Cruzes, 69-67, marking the beginning of the DIRECTV Liga de las Americas Semifinal Round.
Every team has a chance as the 2016 DIRECTV Liga de las Americas Semifinals open in Bauru
2/19/2016 -  The day is here, the first semifinal group of the 2016 DIRECTV Liga de las Americas tips-off tonight in Bauru, Brasil. Argentina’s Quimsa, Brazil’s Mogi das Cruzes, Uruguay’s Malvin and host Bauru will battle for two spots to the competition’s Final Four championship tournament.
#LDA2016 - Calfani: "We are confident in our work"
2/18/2016 -  BAURU (DIRECTV Liga de las Americas) – Malvin of Montevideo knows that it does not have a marked favoritism when they face the semifinals of the Liga de las Americas. But they are also aware that they will make history if the team manages to qualify for the Final Four of the continental league.
Uribe re-elected President of FEDOMBAL
2/16/2016 -  Rafael Uribe was re-elected to a new term as President of the Dominican Republic Basketball Federation (Fedombal) in an electoral process that was held at the Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Center.
#LDA2016 - Romano: "It is our primary goal"
2/15/2016 -  Quimsa of Argentina is for the second time in history, in the second round of the Liga de las Americas and this time the team led by Silvio Santander will have to travel to Bauru, where they will seek to take a qualification to the Final Four of the Continental League.
Successful CBC Assembly held in Paradise Island, Bahamas
2/12/2016 -  BAHAMAS (Americas) - The Annual Assembly of the Caribbean Basketball Confederation a Sub-Sub-Zone of FIBA took place over the weekend in Paradise Island, Bahamas and under the hospitality of the Bahamas Basketball Federation, with important steps taken to prepare national federations for the continent's new competition system 2017.
#LDA2016 - Alex: "We have the capacity to win the title again"
2/12/2016 -  After finishing unbeaten the first stage of the DIRECTV Liga de las Americas, the defending champions will bet on home-field advantage during the semifinal stage of the continental league.
Bauru and Barquisimeto will host the Semifinals of the 2016 DIRECTV Liga de las Americas
2/10/2016 -  The first semi-final, to be played from February 19-21, will be played at the Panela de Presao in Bauru, Brazil and will include the participation of Argentina’s Quimsa, Brazil’s Mogi das Cruzes and Uruguay’s Malvin, and the host, Bauru. The second semi-final, to be played from February 26-28, will be played at the Domo Bolivariano de Barquisimeto, Venezuela, with the participation of Brazil’s Flamengo and UniCEUB, Correcaminos of Panama and the host Guaros Lara.
USA's Faried eager to test himself against the best in Rio
2/10/2016 -  Harken back to the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup and remember the high-flying act that was Kenneth Faried.

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