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#Basketball

# basketball - Yesterday’s News

LeBron eclipsed as Suns down Lakers
# Phoenix Nights
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# Phoenix Nights

LeBron eclipsed as Suns down Lakers

16 hours ago 2,727 Views 0 Comments

Suns leapfrog Lakers into second place in the Western Conference with victory.

# basketball - Saturday 27 February, 2021

'I'll never shut up' LeBron James tells Zlatan
# Stick To Sports
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# Stick To Sports

'I'll never shut up' LeBron James tells Zlatan

Sat 11:44 AM 9,674 Views 14 Comments

Ibrahimovic said athletes like the Lakers star should “stay out” of politics.

# basketball - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Luka Doncic’s two late three-pointers propel Mavericks to victory over Celtics
# Here's Luka At You Kid
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# Here's Luka At You Kid

Luka Doncic’s two late three-pointers propel Mavericks to victory over Celtics

Feb 24th 2021, 9:36 AM 1,974 Views 2 Comments

Doncic finished with 31 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists.

# basketball - Monday 22 February, 2021

New Orleans overcome 24-point deficit in 120-115 victory over Boston
# Hoops
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# Hoops

New Orleans overcome 24-point deficit in 120-115 victory over Boston

Feb 22nd 2021, 10:03 AM 1,715 Views 0 Comments

The feat marked the biggest comeback in Pelicans’ history.

# basketball - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Terry Rozier’s buzzer-beater edges Charlotte past Golden State 102-100
# NBA
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# NBA

Terry Rozier’s buzzer-beater edges Charlotte past Golden State 102-100

Feb 21st 2021, 9:41 AM 1,692 Views 0 Comments

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green was hit with two technical fouls for a late outburst at an official.

# basketball - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Harden scores 38 as the Nets leave it late against the Suns
# Brooklyn Goes Hard
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# Brooklyn Goes Hard

Harden scores 38 as the Nets leave it late against the Suns

Feb 17th 2021, 7:58 AM 1,948 Views 0 Comments

There were also wins for the Lakers, Celtics and Raptors.

# basketball - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Clarkson on song as Jazz down Sixers in NBA's clash of conference leaders
# Basketball
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# Basketball

Clarkson on song as Jazz down Sixers in NBA's clash of conference leaders

Feb 16th 2021, 7:59 AM 1,400 Views 0 Comments

The Utah Jazz overpowered the Philadelphia 76ers 134-123.

# basketball - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

LeBron shines as injury-hit Lakers leave it late
# NBA
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# NBA

LeBron shines as injury-hit Lakers leave it late

Feb 9th 2021, 7:59 AM 2,400 Views 2 Comments

For a second straight game, James and the Lakers were forced to dig deep in overtime.

# basketball - Thursday 4 February, 2021

Zion Williamson and New Orleans Pelicans pummel Phoenix Suns
# Zion Time
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# Zion Time

Zion Williamson and New Orleans Pelicans pummel Phoenix Suns

Feb 4th 2021, 8:14 AM 3,702 Views 3 Comments

Giannis Antetokounmpo recorded his third triple-double of the year as the Milwaukee Bucks outclassed the Indian Pacers.

# basketball - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Dramatic finish in Boston as Lakers hold on for victory over Celtics
# Tense
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# Tense

Dramatic finish in Boston as Lakers hold on for victory over Celtics

Jan 31st 2021, 11:02 AM 3,870 Views 3 Comments

Boston Celtics’ Daniel Theis missed from three feet with 0.7 seconds left on the clock.

# basketball - Sunday 24 January, 2021

Brooklyn Nets inspired by 'three of the best in this business' with return to winning ways
# Heat-seeking Missiles
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# Heat-seeking Missiles

Brooklyn Nets inspired by 'three of the best in this business' with return to winning ways

Jan 24th 2021, 7:55 AM 3,272 Views 0 Comments

Durant, Irving and Harden shone against Miami Heat.

# basketball - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Nikola Jokic leads Denver Nuggets to win over Oklahoma City Thunder
# Golden Nugget
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# Golden Nugget

Nikola Jokic leads Denver Nuggets to win over Oklahoma City Thunder

Jan 20th 2021, 8:08 AM 1,603 Views 1 Comment

The Jazz continued their hot streak with a win over Zion Williamson and the Pelicans.

# basketball - Friday 15 January, 2021

No Harden, no problem as Wood bags 27 points to fuel Rockets win
# Post-Beard Era
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# Post-Beard Era

No Harden, no problem as Wood bags 27 points to fuel Rockets win

Jan 15th 2021, 9:04 AM 1,629 Views 1 Comment

Rockets beat Spurs 109-105 as dust settles on blockbuster trade deal.

# basketball - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

Joel Embiid leads Philadelphia 76ers to overtime win over Miami Heat
# NBA
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# NBA

Joel Embiid leads Philadelphia 76ers to overtime win over Miami Heat

Jan 13th 2021, 8:34 AM 1,468 Views 1 Comment

There were also wins for the Lakers, Nets and Jazz.

# basketball - Sunday 10 January, 2021

LaMelo Ball leads Charlotte over Atlanta with historic triple double
# That's The Ball Game
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# That's The Ball Game

LaMelo Ball leads Charlotte over Atlanta with historic triple double

Jan 10th 2021, 8:59 AM 3,069 Views 2 Comments

The younger Ball brother’s dizzying rise in the NBA continued with another stellar performance.

# basketball - Thursday 7 January, 2021

Pritchard's last-second score saves Celtics from disaster against Heat
# NBA
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# NBA

Pritchard's last-second score saves Celtics from disaster against Heat

Jan 7th 2021, 8:08 AM 4,512 Views 1 Comment

Payton Pritchard rescued a missed lay-up from Marcus Smart in the last second to clinch victory.

# basketball - Friday 1 January, 2021

Harden points the way as Rockets finish 2020 with Kings win
# The Beard
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# The Beard

Harden points the way as Rockets finish 2020 with Kings win

Jan 1st 2021, 9:38 AM 1,989 Views 0 Comments

The 76ers ended Orlando’s 100% start, while the Toronto Raptors posted their first win of the new campaign.

# basketball - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

Grizzlies' first win of the season marred by Morant blow, Lakers lose again
# Off The Mark
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# Off The Mark

Grizzlies' first win of the season marred by Morant blow, Lakers lose again

Dec 29th 2020, 10:25 AM 2,570 Views 5 Comments

Ja Morant was taken to the locker room in a wheelchair after injuring his ankle against Brooklyn Nets.

# basketball - Monday 28 December, 2020

The Mavericks thrash the Clippers as Nets suffer first loss of NBA season From The42

The Mavericks thrash the Clippers as Nets suffer first loss of NBA season

Dec 28th 2020, 9:32 AM 3,234 Views 2 Comments

The Dallas team powered to an NBA-record 50-point half-time lead.

# basketball - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

A new era of superstars and more talking points ahead of the NBA tip-off
# We Go Again
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# We Go Again

A new era of superstars and more talking points ahead of the NBA tip-off

Dec 22nd 2020, 6:00 AM 3,122 Views 1 Comment

A preview of the 2020-21 season, which gets underway tonight.

# basketball - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Greek forward Giannis Antetokounmpo signs richest deal in NBA history
# Record
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# Record

Greek forward Giannis Antetokounmpo signs richest deal in NBA history

Dec 16th 2020, 2:21 PM 8,539 Views 4 Comments

The NBA MVP’s five-year contract extension with the Milwaukee Bucks is reportedly worth $228 million.

# basketball - Friday 20 November, 2020

Cruel blow as Warriors star Klay Thompson set to miss another full season with new injury
# Splash Bro
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# Splash Bro

Cruel blow as Warriors star Klay Thompson set to miss another full season with new injury

Nov 20th 2020, 11:19 AM 5,840 Views 3 Comments

‘These are those phone calls when the colour drains from your face,’ Warriors GM Bob Myers said.

# basketball - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

10-time NBA championship winner and Boston Celtics legend dies aged 86
# Boston Celtics
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# Boston Celtics

10-time NBA championship winner and Boston Celtics legend dies aged 86

Nov 10th 2020, 10:31 PM 8,595 Views 0 Comments

Tommy Heinsohn was part of the Celtics team which dominated US basketball during the late 1950s to mid-1960s.

# basketball - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Butler puts the brakes on LA Lakers' bid for record-equalling 17th NBA title
# Feeling The Heat
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# Feeling The Heat

Butler puts the brakes on LA Lakers' bid for record-equalling 17th NBA title

Oct 10th 2020, 9:42 AM 7,295 Views 14 Comments

The Lakers still lead Miami Heat 3-2 in the series and can secure the title with a game-six victory on Sunday.

# basketball - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

LeBron and Lakers on the brink of NBA title after six-point win over Miami
# Game 4
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# Game 4

LeBron and Lakers on the brink of NBA title after six-point win over Miami

Oct 7th 2020, 7:52 AM 6,298 Views 8 Comments

Anthony Davis and LeBron James combined for 50 points as the Lakers took a 3-1 series lead.

# basketball - Monday 5 October, 2020

Jimmy Butler carries Miami Heat to 11-point win over LA Lakers
# NBA
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# NBA

Jimmy Butler carries Miami Heat to 11-point win over LA Lakers

Oct 5th 2020, 7:44 AM 5,173 Views 3 Comments

The Heat secured their first win of the NBA Finals series.

# basketball - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Lakers power past Heat in NBA Finals opener
# Strong Start
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# Strong Start

Lakers power past Heat in NBA Finals opener

Oct 1st 2020, 7:44 AM 5,390 Views 3 Comments

After a 10-year absence from the championship series, the Lakers returned with a vengeance.

# basketball - Sunday 27 September, 2020

LeBron's triple-double leads the Lakers to their first NBA Finals in a decade
# Back In The Big Time
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# Back In The Big Time

LeBron's triple-double leads the Lakers to their first NBA Finals in a decade

Sep 27th 2020, 9:23 AM 6,873 Views 4 Comments

They’ll meet the winner of the Eastern Conference decider between Miami Heat and Boston Celtics.

# basketball - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Nuggets comeback starts early as Murray leads them to Game 3 win
# NBA Playoffs
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# NBA Playoffs

Nuggets comeback starts early as Murray leads them to Game 3 win

Sep 23rd 2020, 8:02 AM 4,267 Views 0 Comments

The LA Lakers’ series lead is cut to 2-1 with game four on Thursday.

# basketball - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Michael Jordan buys NASCAR team, Bubba Wallace to be driver
# Pastures New
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# Pastures New

Michael Jordan buys NASCAR team, Bubba Wallace to be driver

Sep 22nd 2020, 1:52 PM 6,504 Views 2 Comments

The former basketball star also owns the Charlotte Hornets NBA team.

# basketball - Sunday 20 September, 2020

Heated locker-room exchange inspires Boston Celtics revival against Miami Heat
# Golden Brown
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# Golden Brown

Heated locker-room exchange inspires Boston Celtics revival against Miami Heat

Sep 20th 2020, 9:34 AM 5,329 Views 0 Comments

The Celtics avoided falling into an 0-3 hole from which no team has rallied to win a best-of-seven series.

# basketball - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

Denver trump Clippers in Game 7 to clinch place in Western Conference finals
# While You Were Sleeping
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# While You Were Sleeping

Denver trump Clippers in Game 7 to clinch place in Western Conference finals

Sep 16th 2020, 8:11 AM 4,343 Views 4 Comments

The Nuggets will face the Los Angeles Lakers in the Western Conference finals.

# basketball - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Miami Heat blaze on after sending injury-hit Milwaukee Bucks home
# The Heat Is On
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# The Heat Is On

Miami Heat blaze on after sending injury-hit Milwaukee Bucks home

Sep 9th 2020, 8:14 AM 3,898 Views 0 Comments

LeBron James helped the Los Angeles Lakers to a 2-1 series lead over the Houston Rockets.

# basketball - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Bucks on the brink as Miami move one win away from NBA Playoffs upset
# While You Were Sleeping
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# While You Were Sleeping

Bucks on the brink as Miami move one win away from NBA Playoffs upset

Sep 5th 2020, 9:34 AM 3,733 Views 0 Comments

Milwaukee had the best regular-season record but are on the verge of playoff exit.

# basketball - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Nuggets edge past Jazz in Game 7 to book conference semi spot
# NBA Playoffs
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# NBA Playoffs

Nuggets edge past Jazz in Game 7 to book conference semi spot

Sep 2nd 2020, 8:21 AM 2,575 Views 0 Comments

The Nuggets go on to face the Clippers.

# basketball - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Late blitz as OKC force Houston Rockets to Game 7
# NBA Playoffs
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# NBA Playoffs

Late blitz as OKC force Houston Rockets to Game 7

Sep 1st 2020, 10:15 AM 3,256 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, the Heat upset the Bucks.

# basketball - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

NBA postpone playoff games as players stage boycott in protest at police shooting
# Solidarity
From The42
# Solidarity

NBA postpone playoff games as players stage boycott in protest at police shooting

Updated Aug 26th 2020, 10:23 PM 33,993 Views 91 Comments

The Milwaukee Bucks did not show up on court for tonight’s game in protest at the shooting of unarmed African-American Jacob Blake in Wisconsin on Sunday.

Denver Nuggets rally to avoid elimination against Utah Jazz
# While You Were Sleeping
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# While You Were Sleeping

Denver Nuggets rally to avoid elimination against Utah Jazz

Aug 26th 2020, 7:50 AM 3,030 Views 0 Comments

The Colorado side fought back from a 63-54 deficit at half time to win by 10 and now trail 3-2 in the seven-game series.

# basketball - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

LeBron's Lakers steamroll Blazers, Heat close out Pacers
# NBA
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# NBA

LeBron's Lakers steamroll Blazers, Heat close out Pacers

Aug 25th 2020, 7:52 AM 4,391 Views 0 Comments

The Lakers wore special black and yellow-trimmed “Black Mamba” jerseys to remember former Laker great Kobe Bryant who died in a helicopter crash seven months ago.

# basketball - Sunday 23 August, 2020

LeBron James closes in on NBA play-off record as Lakers take the lead
# Blazing A Trail
From The42
# Blazing A Trail

LeBron James closes in on NBA play-off record as Lakers take the lead

Aug 23rd 2020, 9:15 AM 6,134 Views 0 Comments

He finished with 38 points to help his side get the better of the Portland Trail Blazers.

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