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# nba - Monday 22 October, 2018

Rondo, Paul and Ingram slapped with bans after Lakers-Rockets fight

In last night’s NBA action, a game-saving block handed the Golden State Warriors their first loss of the season.

# nba - Friday 19 October, 2018

Highly-rated Irish basketball star Aidan Igiehon signs up with University of Louisville

The 6’10 Clondalkin man was rated the 36th best player in the 2019 crop in the US.

LeBron makes spectacular start on Lakers debut, but LA fall to Trail Blazers LBJ

LeBron makes spectacular start on Lakers debut, but LA fall to Trail Blazers

It might be a long season for The King in the west.

# nba - Monday 15 October, 2018

Sky Sports secure exclusive NBA broadcasting rights for Ireland and the UK

It’s good news for basketball fans in this part of the world as a four-year deal has been announced today.

# nba - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

LeBron James made his home debut for the LA Lakers last night NBA

LeBron James made his home debut for the LA Lakers last night

The 33-year-old joined the Lakers in July from the Cleveland Cavaliers on a four-year deal.

# nba - Thursday 20 September, 2018

NBA owner donates $10m following 'disturbing and heartbreaking' investigation on workplace culture

No direct misconduct on Mark Cuban’s part, the NBA finds, but Mavericks owner did not pay enough attention to toxic culture.

# nba - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Serena acted with 'grace and class' in US Open final - NBA star Steph Curry

NBA star Stephen Curry is backing Serena Williams following a dispute with an umpire in the US Open final.

# nba - Sunday 26 August, 2018

'He's the President. You have to respect the office' - Tiger Woods stays out of Trump feud with athletes

Tiger Woods has stayed out of US President Donald Trump’s feuds with NBA and NFL players.

# nba - Monday 13 August, 2018

Melo joins the Houston Rockets after woeful OKC season NBA

Melo joins the Houston Rockets after woeful OKC season

The former Knicks star had a torrid time in OKC and gets to Houston via a brief connection with Atlanta.

# nba - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

LeBron James' Lakers to face Curry's Warriors on Christmas Day

Christmas Day 2018 will bring even more reasons for NBA fans to celebrate.

# nba - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Sixers star Embiid has his sights set on winning NBA MVP next season

Joel Embiid is eyeing further improvement with the Philadelphia 76ers.

# nba - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

# nba - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

'I couldn't let that happen': LeBron James says Trump is using sport to divide America King V President This post contains videos

'I couldn't let that happen': LeBron James says Trump is using sport to divide America

President Donald Trump is using sport to divide the people of the United States, according to LA Lakers superstar LeBron James.

LeBron James opens a new public school for at-risk kids in his hometown of Akron, Ohio

By 2022, the I Promise School will house nearly 1,000 children.

# nba - Monday 30 July, 2018

BT Sport reportedly set to lose rights to show UFC and NBA

Eleven Sports set to snap up UFC rights for Ireland and Britain.

# nba - Friday 20 July, 2018

'I don't give a f***' – Four-time All-Star Cousins hits back at critics after Warriors move

DeMarcus Cousins’ decision to join the Golden State Warriors from the New Orleans Pelicans came as a surprise to many.

# nba - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Spurs send Kawhi to Toronto with DeRozan shipped out in blockbuster NBA trade

‘Can’t trust ‘em. Ain’t no loyalty in this game’. It seems neither player is very happy about the deal.

# nba - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

LeBron James signing hailed as 'historic moment' for Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka says signing LeBron James is ‘an important confirmation of what we are building.’

# nba - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Cavaliers 'hurt but not bitter' over LeBron James' move to LA Lakers

The Cavs’ general manager Koby Altman says they understand LeBron James’ decision to leave was not personal.

# nba - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Unbeatable? NBA champions Warriors add All-Star center Cousins

The reported addition of DeMarcus Cousins makes NBA champions the Golden State Warriors even stronger.

# nba - Monday 2 July, 2018

LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers in four-year, $154 million deal

James had been linked to several franchises, with the Philadelphia 76ers and Houston Rockets reportedly in the running.

# nba - Friday 29 June, 2018

LeBron James is officially a free agent

The Cleveland Cavaliers star declined the player option on his contract today.

The Lakers are in a catch-22 with LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard

Magic Johnson has some tough calls to make.

# nba - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

'He checks every mark:' Irving says LeBron James should have won the MVP

Boston Celtics Star Kyrie Irving says James Harden is the ‘people’s MVP’

# nba - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

James Harden beats LeBron to scoop first career NBA MVP award

The Houston Rockets ace was named NBA MVP ahead of LeBron James and Anthony Davis.

# 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?