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#NBA

# nba - Friday 22 June, 2018

LeBron in 'good dialogue' with Cavs as they await decision about his future

The star forward has one week to decide whether to stay in Cleveland or opt out of the final year of his deal.

# nba - Tuesday 12 June, 2018

Warriors to offer Durant 'whatever he wants' to keep NBA champions together

The Dubs have lost just one home playoff game on the way to back-to-back NBA titles since Durant signed.

Kobe Bryant says LeBron has to 'figure out a way' to win more championships NBA

Kobe Bryant says LeBron has to 'figure out a way' to win more championships

Kobe has some advice for The King.

# nba - Monday 11 June, 2018

LeBron's decision will be a 'lifestyle thing', says Dwayne Wade

The Cavs talisman has options.

# nba - Saturday 9 June, 2018

'They're the two best players I've ever witnessed' - Steve Kerr cannot separate LeBron and Jordan

Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Michael Jordan and LeBron James were the best players he had ever seen.

LeBron punched a whiteboard after astounding game one and has played with a fractured hand since

The series could have been a little different if JR Smith had known what the score was.

Warriors defend NBA title thanks to Cavs sweep

Golden State went back-to-back thanks to Friday’s comfortable 108-85 win over LeBron James and the Cavaliers in Cleveland.

# nba - Friday 8 June, 2018

He could be nearing the end with the Cavs but LeBron is 'living in the moment'

It could be the end of the road for the Cavs talisman in his hometown tonight.

# nba - Thursday 7 June, 2018

The Warriors were mostly terrible last night but still lead the Cavs 3-0

The NBA finals are as good as over as Golden State are now just one game away from the title.

# nba - Monday 4 June, 2018

Steph Curry's 3-point dazzlers lift Golden State Warriors halfway to NBA title

Curry delivered deflating blows time and again to the Cavaliers on Sunday night.

# nba - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Playing with LeBron is a gift and curse, says JR Smith after Game One howler NBA

Playing with LeBron is a gift and curse, says JR Smith after Game One howler

“You get to witness some great historic things… but if you don’t help that person win, they’re looking at you too.”

# nba - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Cavs forward Thompson fined $25,000 but not suspended for second game of NBA Finals

Tristan Thompson is free to play in Game 2 tomorrow night.

# nba - Friday 1 June, 2018

LeBron leaves news conference following Smith error questions

The King was in no mood to talk about his teammate’s late-game incident following Thursday’s game-one loss.

LeBron scores 51 but Cavs lose Finals opener to Warriors after Smith mistake

LBJ’s huge night was not enough as the Cleveland Cavaliers were outscored 17-7 in overtime in game one on Thursday.

# nba - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Conservatives buy Nikes too - LeBron, Jordan and reading between the lines of the GOAT debate

Are LeBron’s efforts to highlight social injustice the reason he’s not automatically regarded as the best player we’ve ever seen?

# nba - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

NBA exec linked to fake Twitter accounts that criticised his own player and leaked medical reports

Philadelphia 76ers president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo was linked with up to five accounts.

# nba - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Warriors to face LeBron's Cavs in NBA Finals after taking down Rockets

It’s Nadal v Federer on hardwood as the great rivals meet again in the finals.

# nba - Monday 28 May, 2018

The King stay the King as LeBron drags the Cavs back to another finals

James dazzled as Cleveland rallied to beat Celtics in game seven

# nba - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Stunning Warriors' fightback sinks Rockets and forces game seven NBA

Stunning Warriors' fightback sinks Rockets and forces game seven

Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry led the Golden State Warriors to a win over the Houston Rockets.

# nba - Saturday 26 May, 2018

LeBron James saves Cavaliers from elimination with win over Celtics LBJ

LeBron James saves Cavaliers from elimination with win over Celtics

We’ve got ourselves a Game 7.

# nba - Friday 25 May, 2018

Rockets push Warriors to brink of elimination

Star guard Chris Paul departed Houston’s Western Conference finals game five win over Golden State in the final minute and his status for game six was unclear.

# nba - Thursday 24 May, 2018

'It's typical of the NFL. They're trying to use the anthem as fake patriotism nationalism, scaring people'

Golden Warriors coach Steve Kerr has branded the NFL’s new rules regarding conduct during the national anthem as ‘idiotic.’

Celtics push James and Cavs to brink with Game 5 NBA win

A 96-83 win for the Boston Celtics last night to move within one win of reaching the NBA finals.

# nba - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Houston makes it a series as Warriors 'run out of gas'

After a blow-out in game three, the western conference finals are suddenly competitive again.

# nba - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

LeBron scores 44 points as Cavs level series against Celtics

The best-of-seven showdown, level at 2-2, continues on Wednesday.

# nba - Monday 21 May, 2018

Curry and Durant star as Warriors breeze past Rockets in game three

Golden State are in control.

# nba - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Home comforts! Cavaliers rout Celtics to cut series deficit to 2-1

After back-to-back defeats in Boston, the Cavaliers returned home to Cleveland and made a statement.

# nba - Thursday 17 May, 2018

Raptors congratulate Dwane Casey for being a Coach-Of-The-Year finalist... days after they fired him

Former Toronto Raptors head coach Dwane Casey…

Spice it up! Rockets soar as Houston level series with Golden State Warriors

James Harden guided the Houston Rockets to a win over the Warriors in the NBA playoffs.

# nba - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

LeBron hits 42-point triple-double but Celtics turn screw on Cavs in game 2

The Boston Celtics saw off the 42-point LeBron and the off-colour Cavs to take a 2-0 series lead.

# nba - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Durant drops 37 as Warriors power past Harden's Rockets in Western finals opener NBA This post contains videos

Durant drops 37 as Warriors power past Harden's Rockets in Western finals opener

Klay Thompson added 28 for the Warriors to capture the best-of-seven Western Conference final opener.

# nba - Monday 14 May, 2018

How a LeBron James assist played a key role Brazil's resurgence

The attitude of the basketball icon on the big stage is what the Brazil coach has attempted to instil in his squad.

LeBron has 'zero level of concern' after Cavs defeat

The Celtics dominated in Game 1.

# nba - Sunday 13 May, 2018

LeBron humbled as Celtics secure lead against Cavaliers in NBA playoff series opener

The Boston Celtics secured a 1-0 series lead at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts on Sunday.

# nba - Thursday 10 May, 2018

Celtics to meet LeBron's Cavs after series-clinching win over 76ers

The Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers.

# nba - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

Curry-inspired Warriors and Rockets to face off in tasty West finals showdown

A place in the NBA finals is up for grabs.

# nba - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Cavaliers sweep Raptors, 76ers stay alive

The Cleveland Cavaliers completed a sweep of the Toronto Raptors in the NBA playoffs.

# nba - Monday 7 May, 2018

Inspired Durant guides Warriors to 3-1 lead, while Rockets' defence dominates yet again NBA

Inspired Durant guides Warriors to 3-1 lead, while Rockets' defence dominates yet again

Kevin Durant led all scorers with 38 points as the Golden State Warriors topped the New Orleans Pelicans 118-92 on Sunday.

# nba - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Watch: LeBron James floats in buzzer-beating dagger as Cavs stun Raptors Wrap This post contains videos

Watch: LeBron James floats in buzzer-beating dagger as Cavs stun Raptors

In the other second round NBA playoff game Saturday, the Boston Celtics also took a commanding 3-0 series lead.