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NBA players and coaches kneel during national anthem as season ...

3 days ago by CBS News

In the first games since the NBA paused its season, players kneeled during the anthem and wore Black Lives Matter shirts.

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The Lakers Hold On to Beat the Clippers in Thriller

4 days ago by The New York Times

LeBron James defended both Paul George and Kawhi Leonard on the Clippers' final possession. Zion Williamson played in the first game of the night's ...

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The Lakers Hold On to Beat the Clippers in Thriller
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NBA season restarts with a nod to Black Lives Matter and 2 games ...

4 days ago by CNN

The Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers took their game down to the wire on Thursday -- just like the Utah Jazz and New Orleans Pelicans did ...

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Inside the first night of the NBA's bold bubble experiment

4 days ago by ESPN

It's not easy to recall the storylines and themes that dominated the 2019-20 NBA season prior to its suspension, which seems like eons ago. But the battle for ...

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LeBron James' two-way heroics, Zion Williamson's explosive bursts ...

4 days ago by CBSSports.com

We couldn't have asked for more from the first night of NBA basketball in over four months.

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NBA Players Share What It's Like To Live In A 'Bubble'

4 days ago by NPR

The NBA season resumes Thursday night, with teams living and playing at Disney World. The temporary basketball campus is called a "bubble," and NBA ...

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NBA relaunches with a nod to social justice and first official games ...

4 days ago by Washington Post

League resumes play with a doubleheader in its Florida bubble also facing an ongoing battle with the coronavirus.

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Players kneel as NBA restarts in Florida 'bubble'

4 days ago by Yahoo Sports

The NBA relaunched its coronavirus-hit season on Thursday, with players taking a knee during the US national anthem in a show of support for the Black Lives ...

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Winners and losers from Thursday's NBA action

4 days ago by Sportsnaut

Winners and losers from Thursday's NBA slate of action as the 2019-20 seasonr resumed at Walt Disney World in Orlando, including the Los Angeles Lakers.

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Winners and losers from Thursday's NBA action
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The NBA Is Back and Nothing Is Normal

4 days ago by Slate Magazine

The NBA is back, baby, and so are all the things you love about the league: virtual fans displayed on giant screens above the court, plexiglass-shielded sideline ...

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Adam Silver responds to NBA players kneeling during anthem ...

4 days ago by CBSSports.com

It has been discussed for months, an inevitability in light of the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police and the protests that followed.

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NBA bubble updates - Seeding-game schedule and opening-night ...

4 days ago by ESPN

An unprecedented opening night features Jazz-Pelicans and Lakers-Clippers. Here's everything you need to know to get ready for the NBA's return.

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Players, coaches kneel before NBA's re-opening night

4 days ago by WSLS 10

Players and coaches from the New Orleans Pelicans and Utah Jazz kneeled alongside one another before the first game of the NBA restart on Thursday night, ...

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Players, coaches kneel before NBA's re-opening night
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NBA Players Kneel During National Anthem on Restart's Opening ...

4 days ago by Wall Street Journal

Players, coaches and referees knelt in a coordinated protest before the start of the Jazz-Pelicans game. The NBA signaled that it would not enforce a ...

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Takeaways From The Indiana Pacers' Scrimmages In The NBA Bubble

4 days ago by Forbes

The Indiana Pacers returned to the court this week after a four-month break. What did they show?

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Takeaways From The Indiana Pacers' Scrimmages In The NBA Bubble
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The NBA is Back. Sam Smith breaks down the teams in Orlando

4 days ago by Bulls.com

The NBA's restart in the Orlando bubble poses some interesting questions for teams. They're back, the LeBron and Zion Basketball Association, which restarts ...

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'This Is History': NBA To Hold First Games In 'Bubble' Amid Pandemic

4 days ago by NPR

Only 22 of the league's 30 teams will play in the truncated season. The NBA is experimenting with keeping players in a so-called "bubble" to try to keep the ...

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'This Is History': NBA To Hold First Games In 'Bubble' Amid Pandemic
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NBA resumes: Jazz and Pelicans players took a knee before kicking ...

4 days ago by CNN

(CNN) Every NBA player who restarted the NBA's season on Thursday kneeled during the National Anthem, wearing "Black Lives Matter" shirts. Moments before ...

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A Letter to NBA Fans

4 days ago by NBA.com

Dear NBA Fan, It's been more than four months since we last played NBA basketball. Tonight we restart the season with 22 teams in Orlando and attempt to ...

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NBA Disney World rules: Details of how the bubble will work with ...

4 days ago by CBSSports.com

The NBA return-to-play plans are in effect, with games set to resume Thursday.

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NBA plan includes 22 teams restarting

2 months ago by Arkansas Online

The NBA has told the National Basketball Players Association that it will present a 22-team plan for restarting the season to the league's board of governors ...

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NBA presents plan to restart season, doesn't include Timberwolves

2 months ago by KSTP

Toronto Raptors forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (4) guards Minnesota Timberwolves guard D'Angelo Russell (0) during second half NBA basketball action ...

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NBA reportedly will approve plan for 22 teams to resume play

2 months ago by Minneapolis Star Tribune

The NBA is reportedly going to approve a return-to-play proposal Thursday that would bring 22 teams to Orlando for eight regular-season games each and the ...

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Reports: NBA teams expected to approve 22-team return plan on ...

2 months ago by Salt Lake Tribune

It appears the NBA is back. Multiple reports Wednesday morning indicated that on Thursday's conference call with the league's Board of Governors, ...

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N.B.A. Team Owners to Vote on 22-Team Plan to Resume Season

2 months ago by The New York Times

The plan, expected to be easily adopted on Thursday, would give six outside teams a chance to win their way into the playoffs.

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Report: NBA planning to start next season on Christmas

2 months ago by Yahoo Sports

The current NBA season – interrupted by coronavirus – could extend as late as Oct. 12.

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Report: NBA planning to start next season on Christmas
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The NBA Announces Game Formats and Teams for Season Return

2 months ago by Sports Illustrated

News of the NBA's return is coming in hot as ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski details their restoration. According to ESPN, The NBA's board of governors intends to ...

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NBA Play-In Tournament For 2020 Return Revealed

2 months ago by Forbes

As the NBA gets set to announce its plan to restart the 2019-2020 season at Walt Disney World in Orlando, details are beginning to reportedly emerge about ...

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NBA Play-In Tournament For 2020 Return Revealed
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It's a major gamble dotted with risks, but the NBA is back

2 months ago by Yahoo Sports

All the details have yet to be ironed out, and in the time between now and July 31 there will be room to complain, but the NBA is set to return.

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Updated NBA playoff picture amid reported 22-team season return ...

2 months ago by Yahoo Sports

Let's take an updated look at the playoff picture in both conferences amid reports of a 22-team NBA season return plan.

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AP source: NBA presents players with plan for season restart

2 months ago by Salt Lake Tribune

A person with knowledge of the situation says the NBA has told the National Basketball Players Association that it will present a 22-team plan for restarting the ...

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October 12 Could Be a Huge Night For Sports

2 months ago by Sports Illustrated

1. Let's go into fantasy land for a minute, because we could all use a little fantasy right now. Based on potential plans for leagues restarting their season, there is ...

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How the NBA playoff schedule could create insane overlap with ...

2 months ago by NBCSports.com

The NBA nearly has its playoff plan, which could create some crazy scenarios for fans of the NBA and NFL. By Adam Hermann.

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NBA is expected to approve a plan to continue the season with 22 ...

2 months ago by CNN

The NBA's return is imminent -- but it could only be with 22 teams.The Board of Governors is expected to approve the proposal Thursday.

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La NBA regresa y así se jugará la temporada 2020

2 months ago by Medio Tiempo.com

La NBA está de regreso y para ello se acordaron una serie de pasos a seguir para poder terminar la temporada 2020. Después de la reunión estos son los ...

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NBA presenta plan a jugadores para reiniciar temporada

2 months ago by Houston Chronicle

La NBA comunicó a sus jugadores que presentará el jueves a la junta de gobernadores de la liga un plan para reiniciar la temporada con 22 equipos, informó a ...

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La NBA está cerca de regresar bajo un nuevo formato

2 months ago by Nación Deportes

Para todos aquellos que quieren volver a ver acción en las duelas, la temporada de la NBA se reanudaría en julio y terminaría en octubre.

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NBA set to resume season with 22 teams — all games will be played ...

2 months ago by MarketWatch

The NBA has invited 22 teams to the ESPN Wide World Of Sports complex on the Disney campus — teams will play eight regular season games before the ...

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NBA to Present 22-Team Restart Plan to Board of Governors

2 months ago by Bay News 9

The NBA has told the National Basketball Players Association that it will present a 22-team plan for restarting the season to the league's board of governors on ...

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NBA to Present 22-Team Restart Plan to Board of Governors
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El plan de la NBA para reiniciar la temporada - En Español

2 months ago by Hoy Chicago

La NBA ultima los detalles del plan de retorno a la competición que votarán el jueves los dueños de los equipos, que incluye a 22 de las 30 franquicias que ...

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El plan de la NBA para reiniciar la temporada - En Español
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Fuentes: NBA, por aprobar regreso con 22 equipos en disputa

2 months ago by ESPN Deportes

La Junta de Gobernadores de la NBA tiene la intención de aprobar un plan de la liga para un regreso de 22 equipos a jugar en Orlando, según informaron ...

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Fuentes: NBA, por aprobar regreso con 22 equipos en disputa
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The 6 N.B.A. Updates to Know

2 months ago by The New York Times

In this week's newsletter, Stein discusses the N.B.A.'s plans to try to return from the coronavirus pandemic, with the backdrop the continuing reaction to the killing ...

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NBA playoffs: Higher seeds angling for alternative to home-court ...

2 months ago by CBSSports.com

Finishing the NBA season at Disney comes with a number of variables foreign to the typical NBA playoffs. Among them: With all 16 postseason teams in the ...

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Sources -- NBA to approve plan for 22-team return with eight regular ...

2 months ago by ESPN

Each of the 22 NBA teams returning under the plan that will be approved will play eight regular-season games in Orlando for seeding purposes for the playoffs, ...

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NBA Suspends Season After Rudy Gobert Of Utah Jazz Tests ...

4 months ago by CBS Chicago

(CBS) — The National Basketball Association has suspended the season until further notice after a player tested positive for COVID-19. Statement: NEW YORK ...

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NBA players react to league suspending season due to coronavirus

4 months ago by ESPN

Following news of Rudy Gobert testing positive for COVID-19, the NBA world went to Twitter with their reactions.

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NBA players react to league suspending season due to coronavirus
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WATCH: Mark Cuban finds out NBA season is suspended due to ...

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

The Mavs owner was just as surprised as you were.

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Report: NBA expected to play games without fans in attendance

4 months ago by NBCSports.com

The NBA is expected to continue the season without fans in arenas because of the coronavirus outbreak, according to a report. By Noah Levick.

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Report: NBA expected to play games without fans in attendance
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Stunned Mark Cuban emphasizes 'This isn't about basketball' as ...

4 months ago by ESPN

Mark Cuban's initial reaction to the NBA suspending its season was one of disbelief: "This is crazy. This can't be true." The Mavs owner also stressed that his ...

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Stunned Mark Cuban emphasizes 'This isn't about basketball' as ...
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Coronavirus: What to know as NBA suspends season after Rudy ...

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

A rundown of the facts after the league announced that it would suspend play on Wednesday.

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Why the coronavirus cancelled the NBA

4 months ago by Vox

“If even one player comes down with coronavirus, the [NBA] would suspend instantaneously because of the cascading effect of quarantines,” ESPN basketball reporter Brian Windhorst told me on Wednesday afternoon. It only took a few hours for Windhorst's ...

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NBA Suspends Season After Utah Jazz Player Tests Positive For ...

4 months ago by Deadline

The NBA has suspended its season after a Utah Jazz player tested positive for the coronavirus, effective Thursday, and the NHL is weighing its options.

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NBA Players React to Season Being Postponed Due to Coronavirus

4 months ago by Bleacher Report

The NBA announced that all games will be suspended until further notice Wednesday night after Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium reported Utah ...

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NBA Suspends Season After Player Tests Positive For Coronavirus

4 months ago by NPR

The NBA took the action after a player on the Utah Jazz tested positive for coronavirus. The Jazz and the Oklahoma City Thunder were about to tip-off when the ...

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The NBA is suspended after a player tested positive for coronavirus

4 months ago by Vox

It's a scenario that seemed implausible a day ago. Now it looks like one we could see for big sports events around the world.

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Mark Cuban finds out NBA season is suspended due to coronavirus ...

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

The Mavs owner was just as surprised as you were.

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NBA suspends 2019-20 season 'until further notice' after Jazz player tests positive for coronavirus

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

The NBA announced that a player on the Utah Jazz has preliminarily tested positive for COVID-19. The test result was reported shortly prior to the tip-off of Wednesday's game between the Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

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NBA suspends 2019-20 season 'until further notice' after Jazz player tests positive for coronavirus
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Coronavirus: NBA moving toward banning fans, but still no decision ...

4 months ago by USA TODAY

The NBA discussed playing games behind closed doors and halting league operations, but for now, it's business as usual except for Warriors, Cavaliers.

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NBA and players union meet to discuss ways to continue season ...

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

It's almost certain at this point that NBA games will have to be played without fans.

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NBA suspends season “until further notice” following Wednesday's ...

4 months ago by The Denver Post

The Nuggets are officially in limbo. The NBA announced Wednesday night that it's suspending its season “until further notice” after a Utah Jazz player reportedly ...

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NBA suspends 2019-20 season 'until further notice' after Jazz player ...

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

There is no word on when play might resume this season.

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Coronavirus update: NBA suspends season after Jazz player tests positive for COVID-19

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

Now, it appears that the rest of the league will be joining them. The NBA's board of governors reached a consensus that the league should continue to play games without fans present in the arena, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Several ...

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NBA suspends its season, player tests positive for COVID-19

4 months ago by WSAW

NEW YORK (WSAW) -- The NBA has suspended its season. "The NBA is suspending game play following the conclusion of tonight's schedule of games until ...

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NBA suspends its season after Utah Jazz player tests positive for ...

4 months ago by The Hill

After announcing games would be played before empty stadiums, a Utah Jazz player tested positive for COVID-19 and the NBA suspended the season "until ...

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Coronavirus update: NBA suspends season after Jazz player tests ...

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

Adam Silver is expected to make a decision regarding the upcoming schedule amid the COVID-19 virus outbreak.

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NBA season suspended after player tests positive for coronavirus ...

4 months ago by CNN

The NBA announced Wednesday that a player with the Utah Jazz has preliminarily tested positive for the coronavirus and the rest of the season is being ...

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Sources -- NBA, union weighing ways to continue season without ...

4 months ago by ESPN

In a meeting on the coronavirus crisis Wednesday, the NBA and players union discussed ways to continue the season without the loss of games -- while ...

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NBA suspends its season

4 months ago by WSAW

NEW YORK (WSAW) -- The NBA has suspended its season. "The NBA is suspending game play following the conclusion of tonight's schedule of games until ...

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Coronavirus update: NBA suspends season after Utah Jazz player ...

4 months ago by CBSSports.com

Adam Silver is expected to make a decision regarding the upcoming schedule amid the COVID-19 virus outbreak.

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NBA suspends all games as coronavirus spreads

4 months ago by NBCNews.com

The NBA suspended all games starting Thursday after a player on the Utah Jazz preliminarily tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new ...

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NBA suspends season as player tests positive for coronavirus

4 months ago by The Verge

The NBA has suspended all games until further notice, after a Utah Jazz player tested positive for COVID-19.

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NBA suspends season due to coronavirus

4 months ago by ABC News

The NBA has suspended its season due to the novel coronavirus outbreak. The announcement came after a confusing mid-game suspension of play between ...

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NBA suspends season until further notice after player tests positive ...

4 months ago by ESPN

The NBA announced that it has suspended its season until further notice after the completion of Wednesday night's games after a member of the Utah Jazz ...

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Did Clippers, Lakers Just Give NBA a Western Conference Finals ...

7 months ago by Bleacher Report

The last four-and-a-half minutes of the Los Angeles Clippers' 111-106 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Christmas Day was about as hectic as the ...

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Did Clippers, Lakers Just Give NBA a Western Conference Finals ...
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Lakers vs. Clippers score: Live updates on NBA Christmas Day ...

7 months ago by CBSSports.com

LeBron, A.D. and the Lakers face off against the Clippers and their new duo of Kawhi and Paul George for the first time.

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LeBron James and NBA Twitter are demanding the league bring ...

7 months ago by For The Win

The NBA and Nike need to bring back their Christmas day jerseys.

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NBA scores: Draymond Green and the Warriors beat Rockets 116-104

7 months ago by Golden State of Mind

Golden State pulled off a surprising 116-104 victory.

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NBA scores: Draymond Green and the Warriors beat Rockets 116-104
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NBA fans absolutely hated ESPN's new camera angle in the ...

7 months ago by For The Win

Kawhi Leonard and the Los Angeles Clippers beat LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers in the marquee game of Christmas Day, 111-106. The Clippers ...

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NBA fans absolutely hated ESPN's new camera angle in the ...
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Rockets vs. Warriors score: Live updates on NBA Christmas Day ...

7 months ago by CBSSports.com

James Harden and the Rockets will try to move their win streak to five as they visit Golden State on Christmas Day.

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Rockets vs. Warriors score: Live updates on NBA Christmas Day ...
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ESPN's 'NBA Countdown' Sees Ratings Growth Through Team ...

7 months ago by Forbes

ESPN's NBA Countdown is seeing a ratings increase. Maria Taylor, Jalen Rose, and Mike Shiffman, VP of Production for ESPN talk what's driving the increased ...

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Best of NBA on Christmas Day 2019

7 months ago by USA TODAY

Check out the top images from around the NBA on Dec. 25.

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Why Stephen Curry (Not LeBron) Is the N.B.A. Player of the Decade

7 months ago by The New York Times

It had to be one or the other. But as great as LeBron James has been, Curry had the edge in one major way: He changed the game.

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Why Stephen Curry (Not LeBron) Is the N.B.A. Player of the Decade
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With cannabis use an open secret in the NBA, this ex-player is ...

7 months ago by Washington Post

Al Harrington believes a partnership with the most visible and outspoken player base among the four major professional leagues can help change sports — and ...

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With cannabis use an open secret in the NBA, this ex-player is ...
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76ers' Brett Brown Analyzes 'NBA Royalty' Milwaukee Bucks

7 months ago by Sports Illustrated

76ers head coach Brett Brown breaks down what he hopes to learn in Christmas Day matchup against the Bucks.

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76ers' Brett Brown Analyzes 'NBA Royalty' Milwaukee Bucks
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Hong Kong protests: Shaquille O'Neal weighs in on NBA-China spat ...

9 months ago by CNN International

Basketball icon Shaquille O'Neal weighed in on the spat between the National Basketball Association and China on the league's opening night.

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Hong Kong flag flies during TNT coverage of Lakers-Clippers NBA ...

9 months ago by Fox News

A large Hong Kong flag was seen waving in the middle of the crowd outside the Staples Center in Los Angeles during TNT's coverage of Tuesday night's NBA ...

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Hong Kong flag flies during TNT coverage of Lakers-Clippers NBA ...
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NBA opening night winners and losers: Kawhi Leonard outshines ...

9 months ago by CBSSports.com

Leonard owns L.A. for at least one night, while LeBron fell short of his high standard in the season opener.

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NBA opening night winners and losers: Kawhi Leonard outshines ...
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Raptors receive 'largest' ever NBA title rings

9 months ago by ESPN

Raptors players received what the team called the largest NBA championship rings ever, and unveiled their championship banner prior to Tuesday's season ...

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Raptors receive 'largest' ever NBA title rings
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Shaquille O'Neal backs NBA manager over China feud

9 months ago by BBC News

Shaquille O'Neal has spoken out in support of a basketball executive's comments that sparked a row between the NBA and China. The basketball legend said ...

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Shaquille O'Neal backs NBA manager over China feud
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Chinese state television nixes opening night NBA games

9 months ago by New York Post

The NBA's opening night games on Tuesday were reportedly nixed from Chinese state television amid the ongoing controversy between the league and foreign ...

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Chinese state television nixes opening night NBA games
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NBA icon Dwyane Wade joins WarnerMedia in wide-ranging role

9 months ago by NBA India

NBA legend Dwyane Wade -- a three-time NBA Champion, NBA Finals MVP and 13-time NBA All-Star -- has reached a comprehensive, multiyear agreement ...

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NBA icon Dwyane Wade joins WarnerMedia in wide-ranging role
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Where will LeBron James rank in the NBA record book after the ...

9 months ago by USA TODAY

LeBron James can pass some big names in the NBA record book in several key categories this season, including scoring, where he is currently fourth.

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Where will LeBron James rank in the NBA record book after the ...
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Shaq speaks out on NBA-China situation: 'Daryl Morey was right'

9 months ago by For The Win

NBA: Shaq defends Daryl Morey on China tweet: "One of our best values here in America is free speech"

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Shaq speaks out on NBA-China situation: 'Daryl Morey was right'
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Chinese state TV blacks out NBA season opener after threat of ...

9 months ago by The Guardian

China's state broadcaster, CCTV, went against tradition and did not show any NBA games on the opening day of the new season.

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Chinese state TV blacks out NBA season opener after threat of ...
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Hong Kong protesters crash NBA opening night party

9 months ago by CNBC

Hong Kong pro-democracy supporters crashed the NBA's opening night party on Tuesday handing out thousands of black t-shirts as the Toronto Raptors ...

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Hong Kong protesters crash NBA opening night party
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Raptors' Nick Nurse makes first coach's challenge in NBA history ...

9 months ago by CBSSports.com

Nurse's challenge failed, as Norman Powell's offensive foul was upheld.

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"Daryl Morey was right": Shaq speaks out on NBA-China controversy

9 months ago by CBS News

Shaquille O'Neal on Tuesday came to the defense of Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey, who set off a firestorm between the NBA and China ...

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Dwyane Wade joins TNT's NBA team, reuniting with Shaquille O'Neal

9 months ago by Washington Post

LOS ANGELES — Dwyane Wade retired from the NBA in April after 16 seasons, but he will be as visible as ever during the upcoming 2019-20 campaign.

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Dwyane Wade joins TNT's NBA team, reuniting with Shaquille O'Neal
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Ex-NBA star Dwyane Wade joins TNT, CBS as NBA, Final Four analyst

9 months ago by USA TODAY

Three-time NBA champion and future Hall of Famer Dwyane Wade also will take on role with Bleacher Report in deal with WarnerMedia.

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Ex-NBA star Dwyane Wade joins TNT, CBS as NBA, Final Four analyst
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These are the highest paid players in the NBA right now

9 months ago by CNBC

The new NBA season is tips off on Tuesday. Steph Curry and LeBron James are again among the league's highest-paid players this year.

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US lawmakers lash 'shameful' NBA response to Hong Kong protests tweet

9 months ago by Reuters

Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey apologized on Monday for the tweet, which was quickly deleted over the weekend, but not before facing a swift backlash from Chinese fans and business partners of the NBA team. “As a lifelong @HoustonRockets fan, ...

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US lawmakers lash 'shameful' NBA response to Hong Kong protests tweet
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Rockets GM Daryl Morey's Pro-Hong Kong Tweet Ignites Geopolitical Scandal Between NBA and China

9 months ago by Sports Illustrated

NEW YORK — Daryl Morey tweeted, China responded, and on the opening weekend of the NBA preseason the league has found itself embroiled in a geopolitical scandal that threatens its relationship with a basketball starved country that generates ...

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Rockets GM Daryl Morey's Pro-Hong Kong Tweet Ignites Geopolitical Scandal Between NBA and China
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San Lorenzo vs. Cleveland Cavaliers de la NBA: hora, TV y cómo ...

9 months ago by La Voz del Interior

Uno de los protagonistas de aquel partido, el alero marplatense Marcos Mata, repetirá mañana su participación. "Ya es bueno jugar un partido amistoso contra una franquicia de la NBA y nosotros tendremos la fortuna de jugar un segundo", indicó el ex ...

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Byron Scott enciende el debate: "LeBron no es ni siquiera el mejor ...

9 months ago by Marca Claro USA

Scott, que aseguró ante las cámaras de TMZ que Lebron James no está en la quiniela de ser el mejor de la segunda franquicia más laureada de la historia de la NBA. "LeBron James no es ni siquiera el mejor jugador en la historia de los Lakers. Los mejores ...

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Byron Scott enciende el debate: "LeBron no es ni siquiera el mejor ...
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Byron Scott: "LeBron no es ni siquiera el mejor jugador de la historia ...

9 months ago by Marca Claro Colombia

Eso sí, Scott tiene claro que James subiría muchos enteros en ese debate si devuelve la gloria a los Lakers en forma de anillos. "Espero que pueda conseguir dos títulos para los Lakers. Eso le pondría al nivel de los demás", concluyó el ex técnico de la NBA.

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Rockets GM Daryl Morey tries to defuse tenuous spot with China after Hong Kong tweet

9 months ago by USA TODAY

The NBA and the Houston Rockets are embroiled in a tenuous situation with China over a since-deleted tweet from general manager Daryl Morey regarding protests in Hong Kong. Following Morey's tweet, which expressed support for Hong Kong, multiple ...

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Rockets GM Daryl Morey tries to defuse tenuous spot with China after Hong Kong tweet
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NBA scrambles after China angered by Houston Rockets' 'regrettable' pro-democracy tweet

9 months ago by The Guardian

A short time after Morey posted that statement, the NBA said it was “regrettable” that the deleted tweet offended many in China. That followed several companies in China, including some of the NBA's major business partners there, lashing out over Morey's ...

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NBA scrambles after China angered by Houston Rockets' 'regrettable' pro-democracy tweet
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Pols blast NBA for 'kowtowing' to China

9 months ago by Politico

The National Basketball Association on Sunday broke its silence on a brewing controversy between China and the Houston Rockets — and was promptly denounced by several Capitol Hill lawmakers and 2020 presidential hopefuls for "kowtowing" to the ...

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Pols blast NBA for 'kowtowing' to China
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Daryl Morey's Hong Kong Tweet Exposed the Limits of the NBA's Social Conscience

9 months ago by Slate Magazine

If you had told me earlier this week that a powerful American executive was going to cause an international incident by tweeting about China, I would've felt safe in guessing that the missive would contain multiple spelling errors and would've been inspired by ...

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Daryl Morey's Hong Kong Tweet Exposed the Limits of the NBA's Social Conscience
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NBA Rockets exec says Hong Kong tweet not meant to offend

9 months ago by The Straits Times

TOKYO (AFP) - The general manager of the Houston Rockets said Monday (Oct 7) a tweet backing Hong Kong protests that caused a major backlash was not meant to offend the NBA team's massive Chinese fanbase. Daryl Morey's comments came as the ...

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NBA Rockets exec says Hong Kong tweet not meant to offend
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The Rockets have long been huge in China. Then their GM tweeted about the Hong Kong protests.

9 months ago by Washington Post

NBA executive Daryl Morey inadvertently sparked an international incident this weekend, when a Twitter post supporting human rights protesters in Hong Kong was met with a swift backlash in China. Morey, the Houston Rockets' general manager who is in ...

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The Rockets have long been huge in China. Then their GM tweeted about the Hong Kong protests.
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Rockets GM Daryl Morey issues apology for controversial tweet about Hong Kong, will not be disciplined by the NBA

9 months ago by CBSSports.com

Tencent, the NBA's exclusive digital partner in China, has suspended business relations with the Rockets, and is offering fans who purchased a year-long "team pass" to watch Rockets games the chance to switch it to a different team. A number of other ...

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Rockets GM Daryl Morey issues apology for controversial tweet about Hong Kong, will not be disciplined by the NBA
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Rockets GM Daryl Morey, NBA issue statements on China incident

9 months ago by Rockets Wire

While Daryl has made it clear that his tweet does not represent the Rockets or the NBA, the values of the league support individuals' educating themselves and sharing their views on matters important to them. We have great respect for the history and culture ...

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Rockets GM Daryl Morey, NBA issue statements on China incident
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Daryl Morey's Hong Kong tweet puts Rockets in tenuous spot with China

9 months ago by USA TODAY

The NBA and the Houston Rockets are embroiled in a tenuous situation with China over a since-deleted tweet from general manager Daryl Morey regarding protests in Hong Kong. Following Morey's tweet, which expressed support for Hong Kong, multiple ...

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Daryl Morey's Hong Kong tweet puts Rockets in tenuous spot with China
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Owner of NBA's Rockets distances team from exec's Hong Kong comment

9 months ago by Yahoo Sports

Los Angeles (AFP) - Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta has moved to distance the NBA club with a big Chinese fan base from general manager Daryl Morey's tweet about Hong Kong protests. Morey, who is in Japan with the Rockets as they prepare for ...

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Daryl Morey's Hong Kong Tweet Has Put His Relationship With the Rockets in Limbo

9 months ago by The Ringer (blog)

In an even bigger blow to the franchise and the league, Tencent—the NBA digital rights holder in China—“announced a blacklist of Daryl Morey due to his 'Free HK' tweet” and said it would “suspend all reports/streaming” of the Houston Rockets. Tencent is ...

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Daryl Morey's Hong Kong Tweet Has Put His Relationship With the Rockets in Limbo
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Daryl Morey's Hong Kong tweet puts NBA and Rockets in tenuous spot with China

9 months ago by USA TODAY

The NBA and the Houston Rockets are embroiled in a tenuous situation with China over a since-deleted tweet from general manager Daryl Morey regarding protests in Hong Kong. Following Morey's tweet, which expressed support for Hong Kong, multiple ...

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Daryl Morey's Hong Kong tweet puts NBA and Rockets in tenuous spot with China
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Houston Rockets blasted by Chinese basketball officials over Hong Kong tweet

9 months ago by New York Post

Chinese basketball officials are blasting the Rockets. The once-cozy relationship between the NBA's Houston Rockets and Chinese hoops officials turned sour over the weekend after Rockets GM Daryl Morey tweeted a shout-out to demonstrators in Hong ...

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Houston Rockets blasted by Chinese basketball officials over Hong Kong tweet
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The NBA Feels a Backlash in China After a Tweet Supporting Hong Kong

9 months ago by Wall Street Journal

The NBA has positioned itself as the most progressive of the major American sports leagues by encouraging free speech and spreading basketball around the world. Now those forces have collided and placed the league in the eye of an international crisis.

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The NBA Feels a Backlash in China After a Tweet Supporting Hong Kong
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NBA Executive's Hong Kong Tweet Starts Firestorm in China

9 months ago by The New York Times

The general manager of the N.B.A.'s Houston Rockets has touched off a firestorm in China after expressing support on Twitter for pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, putting the professional basketball league at odds with its largest and highest-priority ...

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NBA Executive's Hong Kong Tweet Starts Firestorm in China
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Luke Walton first to win coach's challenge in preseason game

9 months ago by NBA.com

Sacramento's Luke Walton became the first coach to win a challenge — a new option for coaches to use in the NBA this season — when he asked for a review of an out-of-bounds call during the third quarter of the Kings' game against the Indiana Pacers in ...

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Luke Walton first to win coach's challenge in preseason game
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When NBA giants came calling to enthral Indian fans

9 months ago by Hindustan Times

NBA's status at the pinnacle of professional sport, and global leadership when it comes to North American franchise leagues, owes to performances by its stars, and how meticulously teams plan to ensure they produce their best every time. It was thus 'hit the ...

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When NBA giants came calling to enthral Indian fans
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'Scary moment:' Airplane carrying members of Kings organization struck by lightning

9 months ago by Sacramento Bee

An airplane carrying Kings owner Vivek Ranadive, general manager Vlade Divac and other members of the organization was struck by lightning Sunday as the team made its way back to the United States following a historic trip to India. Marc Spears, an NBA ...

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'Scary moment:' Airplane carrying members of Kings organization struck by lightning
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NBA India Games 2019 diary: Red-eye flights, pink flamingos and Larry Bird gets MVP treatment

9 months ago by Firstpost

Immediately after the second game of the NBA India Games ended on Saturday both teams headed for the airport, where their chartered red-eye flights awaited. Among the few peculiarities spotted in the stands on Saturday was the presence of a handful of ...

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NBA India Games 2019 diary: Red-eye flights, pink flamingos and Larry Bird gets MVP treatment
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Houston Rockets try to calm storm after 'stand with Hong Kong' post

9 months ago by The Straits Times

TOKYO (AFP) - The Houston Rockets tried Sunday (Oct 6) to distance the National Basketball Association (NBA) team, who have a huge Chinese fan base, from general manager Daryl Morey's tweet supporting the Hong Kong protests as it sparked a ...

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Houston Rockets try to calm storm after 'stand with Hong Kong' post
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NBA scores on debut in cricket-mad India but questions remain

9 months ago by CNA

Mumbai - Seconds after the NBA's first games in India ended, the packed Mumbai stadium erupted with cheers as spectators -- some of whom were still struggling to understand basketball etiquette -- rose to their feet. In a country where cricket reigns supreme, ...

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NBA scores on debut in cricket-mad India but questions remain
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NBA's Rockets try to calm storm after 'stand with Hong Kong' post

9 months ago by Yahoo Sports

The Houston Rockets tried Sunday to distance the NBA team, who have a huge Chinese fan base, from general manager Daryl Morey's tweet supporting the Hong Kong protests as it sparked a backlash in China. Head coach Mike D'Antoni told reporters in ...

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NBA break helped Detroit Pistons' Joe Johnson be there as mother lost cancer fight

9 months ago by Detroit Free Press

EAST LANSING – Diane Johnson wanted to die on her own terms. Fighting a rare form of cancer since 2008, a battle she lost in February at age 60, Joe Johnson's mother didn't want the hospital. She wanted to remain at her Little Rock, Arkansas, home ...

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NBA break helped Detroit Pistons' Joe Johnson be there as mother lost cancer fight
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'Fans here don't know how lucky they are' - NBA India Games deliver fireworks

9 months ago by KFSN-TV

When Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner blocked De'Aaron Fox's layup with less than a second to go, it sent the first ever NBA game in India into overtime. The 3,000 kids in the audience roared in delight -- it meant they would get more basketball to watch.

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'Fans here don't know how lucky they are' - NBA India Games deliver fireworks
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Chicago Bulls: Daryl Morey China Tweet shows huge NBA global impact

9 months ago by Pippen Ain't Easy

The Houston Rockets were entangled in an ordeal in China that could have an impact stemming to big market teams like the Chicago Bulls. A controversial situation ongoing right now in the world of basketball, and specifically in the relationship between one ...

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Chicago Bulls: Daryl Morey China Tweet shows huge NBA global impact
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Alley-oop and sleight of hand - NBA magic in Mumbai

9 months ago by ESPN

Before the maiden NBA preseason game in India, between the Sacramento Kings and the Indiana Pacers in Mumbai on October 4-5, I made a mental note to keep my colleague Annanya Johari's suggestion in mind - "Keep your eyes on the ball. That's where ...

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Alley-oop and sleight of hand - NBA magic in Mumbai
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'It's beautiful to watch': India hosts its first-ever NBA game

9 months ago by Aljazeera.com

NBA!" and "We love basketball!". In a cricket-loving nation, basketball has long struggled to make a mark, and the NBA launched a campaign to expand its fanbase to India before the pre-season games between the Sacramento Kings and the Indiana Pacers.

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'It's beautiful to watch': India hosts its first-ever NBA game
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Los equipos de la NBA interesados en LaMelo Ball de cara al draft ...

9 months ago by 12up

LaMelo Ball está proyectado a ser uno de las primeras selecciones del Draft de la NBA 2020 y según Adam Zagoria, de Forbes, ya hay varios equipos haciendo conexiones con el joven jugador de 18 años de edad. YOUR 2020 1ST OVERALL PICK OUT ...

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Stephen Curry reveló cuándo se retirará de la NBA

9 months ago by 12up

Durante su carrera en la NBA, Curry ha ganado dos premios MVP, ha asistido a 6 Juegos de Estrellas, ha ganado 14 premios Jugador de la Semana y 10 al Jugador del Mes en la liga. ¿Cuántos títulos y premios más tendrá en sus vitrinas antes de decir ...

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Stephen Curry reveló cuándo se retirará de la NBA
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Zagoria: Nets among NBA teams doing due diligence on LaMelo Ball

9 months ago by NetsDaily

Back in 2015, the San Antonio Spurs had the 26th and 55th pick in the NBA Draft, but their assistant GM at the time, Sean Marks, reached out to D'Angelo Russell as part of the Spurs draft due diligence. DLo wound up the No. 2 pick, taken by the Lakers.

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Zagoria: Nets among NBA teams doing due diligence on LaMelo Ball
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NBA Free Agency, Draft Recap And 2020 Championship Odds

1 year ago by Forbes

The odds were against Toronto winning the 2019 NBA championship, but the Raptors won their first NBA title and were as high as 18-1 during the NBA Eastern Conference finals when trailing the Bucks 2-0. Toronto went on to win four straight games over ...

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NBA Free Agency, Draft Recap And 2020 Championship Odds
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NBA Rumors: Kevin Durant Told Warriors About Nets Decision on Sunday in New York

1 year ago by Sports Illustrated

The big day is finally here. NBA free agency is set to start Sunday evening as the most entertaining portion of the league's offseason gets underway. Some of the league's biggest stars have already appeared to have hammered out new deals as the period ...

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NBA Rumors: Kevin Durant Told Warriors About Nets Decision on Sunday in New York
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NBA free agency rumors: Kevin Durant to announce decision Sunday night

1 year ago by NBCSports.com

The team plans to offer the superstar forward the maximum five-year, $221 million contract when NBA free agency opens, the New York Times' Marc Stein reported, and ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski added that Durant will reveal his choice later in the evening.

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NBA free agency rumors: Kevin Durant to announce decision Sunday night
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NBA Offseason 2019: June 30 roundup

1 year ago by NBA.com

The news of Collison's retirement from the NBA on Saturday may have sped up Indiana's need to fill that spot and it appears Rubio will be the man for the job. Per The New York Times' Marc Stein, a deal between Rubio and the Pacers has been thought of as ...

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NBA Offseason 2019: June 30 roundup
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NBA Offseason 2019: June 29 roundup

1 year ago by NBA.com

Before free agency began, Walker said he was open to taking less than the supermax from Charlotte. He qualified for the supermax extension from the Hornets after making the third-team All-NBA this season, the first time Walker has made an All-NBA team in ...

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The winners and losers of NBA free agency 2019

1 year ago by SB Nation

So much for NBA teams respecting the sanctity of the moratorium. By the time the official free-agent negotiating period opened, two of the top five free agents (Kemba Walker and Kyrie Irving) were on their way to new teams, multiple Al Horford mystery suitors ...

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The winners and losers of NBA free agency 2019
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Where Brooklyn At? NBA Twitter reacts to Nets landing KD, Kyrie

1 year ago by ESPN

First reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, Durant -- who will likely miss the entire 2019-20 season after rupturing his Achilles in Game 5 of the NBA Finals -- will sign a four-year, $164 million contract. And he's not the only one joining Brooklyn: The Nets ...

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Where Brooklyn At? NBA Twitter reacts to Nets landing KD, Kyrie
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NBA free agency tracker: Live updates, analysis for all of the top players

1 year ago by USA TODAY

The NBA's annual free agency chaos is finally upon us — and it started much earlier than Sunday at 6 p.m. ET, as it was supposed to. We already know that a handful of the biggest names in the league will be playing for new teams next season, including ...

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NBA free agency tracker: Live updates, analysis for all of the top players