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#Basketball

# basketball - Friday 8 April, 2016

Warriors reach 70 wins and clinch number one seed

The Golden State Warriors are one step closer to the Chicago Bulls’ record.

# basketball - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Disaster! The Warriors lost last night and might miss out on breaking the record now

Steph Curry and Golden State need to win their last four games to pass the Bulls’ legendary mark.

# basketball - Monday 4 April, 2016

Warriors bounce back from shock loss to close in on wins record

The Golden State Warriors have to win four of their remaining five games to beat the Chicago Bulls’ NBA record.

# basketball - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Warriors are now just six games from breaking the NBA wins record

And extended their home win streak to 54 games.

# basketball - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Steph Curry-inspired premature celebration really backfires on Klay Thompson H-oops This post contains videos

Steph Curry-inspired premature celebration really backfires on Klay Thompson

Keep your eye on the ball, youngfella.

# basketball - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Steph Curry doesn't have a 'bad hand', don't be so ridiculous King Steph This post contains videos

# basketball - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

This teenager's incredible attempted slam dunk is so bad it's absolutely terrific

10 out of 10 for invention, just a couple of marks short on execution…

# basketball - Monday 21 March, 2016

Texas A and M's historic comeback shows exactly why they call it March Madness

The Aggies overturned a 12-point deficit in the final 34 seconds last night.

# basketball - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Curry, Thompson lead Warriors as Cavs seal play-off spot

The Golden State Warriors improved to 62-6, while LeBron James returned to help the Cleveland Cavaliers book a spot in the post-season.

# basketball - Friday 18 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Facebook built a basketball game directly into Messenger - here's how to play Shoot Some Hoops

Facebook built a basketball game directly into Messenger - here's how to play

The game is to celebrate March Madness, a tournament involving numerous US college basketball teams.

# basketball - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Drake trash-talked the Chicago Bulls guard to cause a 5-second violation last night Drizzy Distraction This post contains videos

Drake trash-talked the Chicago Bulls guard to cause a 5-second violation last night

Meanwhile, Steph Curry celebrated turning 28 with a win as the Golden State Warriors defeated the New Orleans Pelicans.

# basketball - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Steph Curry served up TWO ridiculous moments last night Golden Boy This post contains videos

Steph Curry served up TWO ridiculous moments last night

Steph was ballin’ against the Utah Jazz last night.

# basketball - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Steph Curry and the Warriors smash the Bulls' 20-year NBA record

The Golden State Warriors made history when beating Orlando Magic last night.

# basketball - Friday 4 March, 2016

Steph Curry leads Warriors to 44th straight home win NBA

Steph Curry leads Warriors to 44th straight home win

‘This is special’ he said afterwards.

# basketball - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

A basketball team celebrated their 'win' with 1 second on the clock... guess what happened next

The Burrillville High School basketball team celebrated a second too early.

# basketball - Friday 26 February, 2016

Steph Curry hits 51 points en route to breaking an NBA record

The Golden State Warriors star moved closer to becoming known as the best shooter in NBA history.

# basketball - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Record-equalling Curry leads Warriors, LeBron stars for Cavs

Stephen Curry matched an NBA record for three-pointers last night.

# basketball - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

From downtown... college player sinks 80-foot buzzer-beater

And Josh Henderson made it look easy.

# basketball - Monday 22 February, 2016

Anthony Davis put up an historic individual performance last night

Anthony Davis put up an historic individual performance last night

The Pelicans player reminded everyone just how talented he is.

# basketball - Saturday 20 February, 2016

The Warriors broke another NBA record last night, but not one they'll be proud of

Golden State suffered the heaviest defeat for a defending champion in nearly a decade.

# basketball - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

What the hell is 'Hack-a-Shaq' and why are the NBA trying to cut down on it?

The controversial fouling technique could soon be outlawed.

# basketball - Sunday 14 February, 2016

The final round of this year's NBA All-Star Slam Dunk contest was seriously entertaining Airborne This post contains videos

The final round of this year's NBA All-Star Slam Dunk contest was seriously entertaining

Defending champion Zach Lavine and Orlando’s Aaron Gordon battled it out for the title last night.

# basketball - Thursday 11 February, 2016

From paying to play to being a key cog in one of the NBA's best teams, the incredible rise of Jonathon Simmons

Jonathon Simmons has had a long, winding journey to the NBA.

# basketball - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

Warriors break yet another NBA record as Steph Curry continues to do ridiculous things

The point guard had 35 points for himself last night.

# basketball - Monday 8 February, 2016

New York Knicks fire head coach Derek Fisher - reports

It’s the end of the road for D-Fish in Manhattan.

# basketball - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Incredible Steph Curry scores 51, flirts with three-point record

Steph Curry came up just short in his attempt to break the NBA’s record for three-pointers made in a game.

# basketball - Sunday 31 January, 2016

LeBron James loses possession, sprints the length of the court to win it back Good Hustle This post contains videos

LeBron James loses possession, sprints the length of the court to win it back

The Cavs beat the Spurs 117-103 last night.

History in the making for Cork team as they stand on brink of greatness

Team Montenotte Hotel are in the hunt for a third straight national crown this evening.

# basketball - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Templeogue pip GCD Swords Thunder in dramatic Men's National Cup final Ballin' This post contains videos

Templeogue pip GCD Swords Thunder in dramatic Men's National Cup final

The southsiders defeated their northside opponents 78-75 at the National Basketball Arena tonight.

What a star! Kieran Donaghy named MVP in national basketball final

The Kerry full-forward bagged a triple double in an impressive performance.

He's played alongside Steph Curry, now Dan Nelms hopes to win an Irish title this weekend

And he’ll come face-to-face with a former collegiate team-mate.

# basketball - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Top NBA star Blake Griffin broke his hand while punching a team staff member

Clippers star set to miss 4-6 weeks following row.

# basketball - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Episode number 28,492 in 'Steph Curry is ridiculously good at basketball'

Is there such a thing as too good? Because Curry is closing in on it?

# basketball - Sunday 24 January, 2016

The fallen All-Star, constipated rugby and the week's best sportswriting

Sit back and enjoy some of the week’s best sportswriting.

# basketball - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Basketball commentator famous for 'Dowwwnnn-Tooowwwnn!' joins Wexford backroom team

Model manager David Power has been impressed by the former Ireland international.

# basketball - Monday 18 January, 2016

US basketball team name 30-man list for Rio Olympics roster and it's ridiculously talented

LeBron James and Steph Curry are among the finalists but there’s no Kobe Byrant.

# basketball - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

# basketball - Saturday 9 January, 2016

History in the making for Tempelogue as they set-up all Dublin final

There was no shortage of drama in the women’s semi-finals too as Killester and Glanmire booked their places in the decider.

# basketball - Friday 8 January, 2016

Swords stun large home crowd at the Mardyke as finals weekend gets underway in Cork

The Dublin side stole UCC’s thunder.

# basketball - Monday 28 December, 2015

Steph Curry became the best player in the NBA by mastering one of his biggest weaknesses

Stephen Curry is constantly improving. And that should scare all his opponents.