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#Basketball

# basketball - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Mo’s missed drug tests, Kimbo v Shamrock and all the week’s best sportswriting

This week also features a 1980s arcade game and a look at basketball’s mysterious triangle offence.

# basketball - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Nike have turned LeBron’s NBA Finals heartbreak into an epic new ad

“Imagine if LeBron came home to Cleveland…”

# basketball - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Everyone’s new favourite team just won the NBA title

The Golden State Warriors wrapped but the best-of-seven series last night.

# basketball - Monday 15 June, 2015

LeBron proves even the best player in the world can’t help a one-man team win an NBA title

James was involved in 70 of the Cavs’ 91 points last night. They still lost.

# basketball - Friday 12 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge The most famous basketball player in the world accidentally got his lad out on live TV Hoop Dreams

The most famous basketball player in the world accidentally got his lad out on live TV

And the internet went into meltdown. Obviously.

Lebron James does a Janet Jackson as the Warriors pull level in Game 4

The Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers 103-82 last night.

# basketball - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

LeBron chips in with 40 points in Game 3 of the NBA Finals He's On Fire This post contains videos

LeBron chips in with 40 points in Game 3 of the NBA Finals

Only five separated the Cavs and the Warriors in Cleveland.

# basketball - Monday 8 June, 2015

Overtime was needed to settle Game 2 of the NBA Finals last night One Each This post contains videos

Overtime was needed to settle Game 2 of the NBA Finals last night

39 points, 16 rebounds and 11 assists for LeBron James.

# basketball - Friday 5 June, 2015

How Stephen Curry became the best shooter in the NBA

Curry has only played six seasons in the NBA but is already regarded, by some, as the greatest shooter of all time.

# basketball - Monday 1 June, 2015

Cleveland vs Golden State gets underway this week with the NBA title on the line

Schedule, key injuries and everything else to know about the NBA Finals.

# basketball - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Why the ‘LeBron effect’ is the biggest deciding factor in the NBA

The Cleveland Cavaliers are in the NBA Finals for the first time since 2007.

# basketball - Thursday 28 May, 2015

We’re going to get our dream Steph Curry v LeBron James NBA final Golden Moment This post contains videos

We’re going to get our dream Steph Curry v LeBron James NBA final

The only problem is that we’ve to wait a whole week…

# basketball - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Steph Curry had everybody worried following the ‘scariest’ fall of his career Ouch! This post contains videos

Steph Curry had everybody worried following the ‘scariest’ fall of his career

The Houston Rockets finally got a game back in the Western Conference finals against Golden State.

# basketball - Monday 25 May, 2015

An injured LeBron James delivered one of the outstanding playoff performances last night King James This post contains videos

# basketball - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Lebron James leads Cavs to 94-82 win over Hawks, 2-0 series lead

The King did it again, you guys.

# basketball - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Daddy scored 34 points but Steph Curry’s daughter was the star of Game 1 Life Of Riley This post contains videos

Daddy scored 34 points but Steph Curry’s daughter was the star of Game 1

It’s first blood to Golden State in the Western Conference finals.

# basketball - Saturday 16 May, 2015

The Washington Wizards’ season was literally decided by a fingertip at the buzzer Ain't That The Truth This post contains videos

The Washington Wizards’ season was literally decided by a fingertip at the buzzer

You want drama? Paul Pierce will give you drama.

# basketball - Friday 15 May, 2015

Blake Griffin pulled off this spinning, no-look lay-up… but the Clippers still lost

Elsewhere, the Cleveland Cavaliers advanced to the Eastern Conference final.

# basketball - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Two days on from his heroic ‘I Called Game’ buzzer-beater, Paul Pierce tried to do it again! Basketball This post contains videos

# basketball - Monday 11 May, 2015

The Cavs’ coach nearly ruined that breathtaking LeBron James buzzer-beater King James This post contains videos

The Cavs’ coach nearly ruined that breathtaking LeBron James buzzer-beater

“I told him to have somebody else take the ball out, give me the ball and everybody get out the way.”

# basketball - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Derrick Rose sinks a buzzer-beater to beat Lebron and the Cavs

The Chicago Bulls edged the Cleveland Cavaliers to take a 2-1 series lead in the NBA play-offs.

# basketball - Thursday 7 May, 2015

LeBron James is good at basketball again

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Houston Rockets levelled their respective NBA play-off series on Wednesday.

This Cleveland Cavaliers in-game ‘skit’ has landed the team in hot water

The video has been widely criticised.

# basketball - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Steph Curry and Golden State couldn’t handle The Masked Man last night Ball So Hard This post contains videos

Steph Curry and Golden State couldn’t handle The Masked Man last night

Mike Conley might actually be made of steel.

# basketball - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Another effortlessly cool piece of brilliance from the new NBA MVP, Steph Curry Curry In Favour This post contains videos

Another effortlessly cool piece of brilliance from the new NBA MVP, Steph Curry

Steph Curry is just a joy to watch at the moment.

# basketball - Monday 27 April, 2015

Everybody loves Draymond & 5 more reasons to hop on the Warriors bandwagon

Meet your new favourite NBA team.

How long before more managers follow Rick Carlisle’s example and tape their mouth shut? Zip It This post contains videos

# basketball - Friday 24 April, 2015

# basketball - Friday 17 April, 2015

We don’t know what to call this dunk but it’s one of the best we’ve seen

Angelo Sharpless turns his defender inside out.

# basketball - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

# basketball - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge This devastated Teletubby will speak to the soul of every sports fan Say Eh Oh

# basketball - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

The Lakers are in real danger of ruining their season… by winning too many games

Kobe and company could do with losing a few more.

# basketball - Monday 30 March, 2015

Tom Brady and Michael Jordan had the BEST craic hanging out together this weekend

Two of the most famous names in US sport spent the weekend together.

Cork team make history only for their captain to break the trophy in over-eager celebration

The reaction of the presentation party is priceless.

# basketball - Friday 27 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This basketball player forgot his mic was on and completely mortified himself Scarlet

This basketball player forgot his mic was on and completely mortified himself

He tried to covertly tell his teammates that he thought a woman was “beautiful’. Well, she knows now.

With 3 weeks left in NBA season, 8 teams are fighting over 3 playoff places

Here’s all you need to know before the real basketball happens.

# basketball - Thursday 26 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Basketball team agrees to allow player to use ‘f**k’ as his last name That's Unfortunate

Basketball team agrees to allow player to use ‘f**k’ as his last name

Because, er, it is his actual name.

# basketball - Thursday 19 March, 2015

# basketball - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Ashley Judd is pressing charges against Twitter trolls over sexual harassment Trolls

Ashley Judd is pressing charges against Twitter trolls over sexual harassment

The situation came to a head when Judd tweeted about a basketball match she was at.

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