Wilt Chamberlain and his unbeatable rebounding record

The history of basketball has numerous feats that have been written in gold letters by its protagonists. One of them happened 60 years ago, one day November 24, 1960 when Wilt Chamberlain had 55 rebounds in the game between the Philadelphia Warriors and the Boston Celtics, establishing a new record in the NBA that is […]

There We Were: Michael Jordan’s Last NBA All-Star

We continue to remember some of the moments that we have had the fortune of living closely in recent decades and one of the most exciting was lived in 2003 in the city of Atlanta, home of what was the last All-Star of Michael Jordan. That was MJ’s last season as a player and he […]

Michael Jordan’s lucky shorts

In the sports world, many athletes have some ritual or kabbalah that helps them gain confidence to face competition. Some of these rituals are rarer than others, but one of the most remembered in the world of basketball is the one that Michael Jordan performed during his NBA career, after succeeding in college basketball. Everyone […]

There we were: an early final in Mexico

As part of the celebration of these first 30 years of Viva Basketball, in the coming weeks we will be remembering some historical moments of basketball that, thanks to our work, we had the opportunity to witness. On some occasions we were able to be live, on others we had to share the news through […]

Mark Ruffalo, the gloomy life

The mini-series I Know This Much is True is to Mark Ruffalo what the Revenant was to Leonardo DiCaprio, a work entirely devoted and swallowed by an extraordinary performance. And we like it a lot (a lot!), The Ruffalo from Dark Waters or Spotlight, with his doggy eyes and cheeks plunged into paperwork. But did […]

“With the discovery of oil, the sea has ceased to be a source of inspiration”

Born in Kuwait in 1958, a former engineer, Taleb Alrefai teaches creative writing at the university in Kuwait and is the author of a dozen books, including Same here and the shade of the sun, translated at Sindbad / Actes Sud. Al-Nadji, the sailor recounts the last day of this Kuwaiti naval legend (1909-1979), known […]

In Rodez, the epidemic makes the future of diesel workers even more uncertain

Will reopen, not reopen? At the Bosch factory in Onet-le-Ch√Ęteau, near Rodez, since the start of the health crisis, the question arises every week. On the one hand, the factory management ensures that sufficient barrier gestures are put in place, with distances of one meter between employees and a gradual restart workshop by workshop to […]