Former NBA D-League all-time leading scorer Renaldo Major has agreed to join the Cheshire Phoenix for the 2014-15 campaign.

12 years ago Manchester hosted the 17th Commonwealth Games. Now as Glasgow 2014 invites the world to the party, BBC Radio Manchester used today the 28/07/2014 to celebrate the Games being in Glasgow and to look back at the joy that was spread back in Manchester 2002.

British Basketball has announced that BT Sport – the exclusive home of the NBA on UK television - will broadcast of Great Britain's EuroBasket 2015 home qualifiers, in a deal agreed with British Basketball.

Back in 1994 I had the great pleasure of visiting the 15th Commonwealth Games in Victoria Canada. In 2002 it was Manchester and then In 2006 it was Melbourne.

The 2014 Commonwealth Games took place in Glasgow, Scotland. In preparation for those Games, the Australian Netball team played a game at the Wright Robinson Sports College.

I have to admit that it is always a joyous moment for me when I have a new presenter card in my hand. Over the years there have been a number of these and they rather remind me of very special moments in my life. The latest is from BBC Radio Manchester.

All-Party Parliamentary Group calls for radical rethink of sport's funding

I have been hosting the TPAS Awards for a number of years now and it never ceases to amaze me how wonderful this event is. This is what they believe - "We believe in tenants and landlords working together to build great communities". TPAS stands for the Tenants Advisory and Participation Service, and they do wonderful work.

Callum Jones is Manchester Giants' third signing ahead of the 2014-15 British Basketball League season. The Manchester-born guard returns for a third season with the club.

MANCHESTER Giants have recruited a trio of new staff to boost the club’s community activities.