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#NBA

# nba - Monday 24 December, 2018

LeBron James apologises for 'Jewish money' Instagram post

A social media post from the basketball star on Sunday attracted criticism.

# nba - Saturday 22 December, 2018

LeBron James blasts NFL owners as 'old white men' with 'slave mentality'

The Los Angeles Lakers star hit out at American Football bosses for their approach, saying they’re inflexible.

# nba - Friday 21 December, 2018

Miami snap Houston's five-game winning streak while LA Clippers edge out Mavericks

Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul suffered an injury in their clash with Miami Heat.

# nba - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Lebron's Lakers suffer defeat as Nets extend winning streak to six games

Meanwhile, Larry Nance Jr. had 15 points and 16 rebounds in the Cavaliers’ victory over the Pacers.

# nba - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

History-making Curry and Durant lead Warriors while Harden sparkles with 47 points NBA This post contains videos

History-making Curry and Durant lead Warriors while Harden sparkles with 47 points

A look back on last night’s best NBA action.

# nba - Sunday 16 December, 2018

NBA star Curry apologises for suggesting moon landings were faked

The star told ESPN he was not being serious when he made those comments.

# nba - Friday 14 December, 2018

James Harden bags incredible 50-point triple-double as Rockets see off LeBron's Lakers Unstoppable This post contains videos

James Harden bags incredible 50-point triple-double as Rockets see off LeBron's Lakers

Harden put in an outstanding performance as the Rockets beat the LA Lakers 126-111 on Thursday night.

# nba - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Curry insists he was 'obviously joking' about moon landing comments

The Golden State Warriors star still plans to take Nasa up on its offer to visit its facility in Houston.

# nba - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Butler: 'When somebody's telling me what to do as a grown man, I have a problem with it'

The Philadelphia 76ers’ Jimmy Butler discussed a much talked about practice he had with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

# nba - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Steph Curry claims moon landings were faked, Nasa invites him to see the rocks

In last night’s NBA action, LeBron James won the final instalment of his long rivalry with Dwyane Wade.

# nba - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Steph Curry outscored the Atlanta Hawks in the first quarter during Warriors victory Steph Gonna Steph This post contains videos

Steph Curry outscored the Atlanta Hawks in the first quarter during Warriors victory

The Warriors snapped a six-game losing streak on the road.

# nba - Saturday 1 December, 2018

James Harden nips in for casual no-look block on DeMar DeRozan NBA This post contains videos

James Harden nips in for casual no-look block on DeMar DeRozan

Harden and the Rockets beat DeRozan’s Spurs 136-105 last night.

# nba - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Dominant Westbrook hit the 107th triple-double of his career last night Hoops This post contains videos

Dominant Westbrook hit the 107th triple-double of his career last night

Russell Westbrook went level with Jason Kidd as joint-third on the NBA’s all-time list.

# nba - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

LeBron struggles as Lakers miss season-high 30 three-pointers in loss to Nuggets Glaring Problems This post contains videos

LeBron struggles as Lakers miss season-high 30 three-pointers in loss to Nuggets

LeBron James had a season-low 14 points for LA, who suffered their worst loss of the season.

# nba - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Durant explodes for 49 but deflects praise onto 'phenomenal' Thompson Warriors This post contains videos

Durant explodes for 49 but deflects praise onto 'phenomenal' Thompson

Elsewhere on Monday night, Houston’s James Harden scored 54 points but ended up on the losing side against the Wizards.

# nba - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Kevin Durant fined $25,000 for obscenity-laced response to heckling fan Du-rant This post contains videos

Kevin Durant fined $25,000 for obscenity-laced response to heckling fan

Durant was reportedly labelled ‘cupcake’ by the fan, a term which has followed him since 2016.

Disgusted JR Smith says tanking 'was always the plan' for Cavs after LeBron

James visits the Cavaliers with his LA Lakers outfit this Wednesday.

# nba - Monday 19 November, 2018

LeBron scores season-high 51 points in Lakers' win over old side Miami

The King was back in South Beach last night.

# nba - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Kemba Walker drops 60 but Hornets fall to Butler's OT winner, while Warriors lose again Jimmy Buckets This post contains videos

Kemba Walker drops 60 but Hornets fall to Butler's OT winner, while Warriors lose again

Jimmy Butler was the hero in overtime for the Philadelphia 76ers against Walker’s Charlotte Hornets.

# nba - Saturday 17 November, 2018

76er Butler aims dig at ex-teammates, Irving finds 'peace' in 43-point haul for Celtics NBA This post contains videos

76er Butler aims dig at ex-teammates, Irving finds 'peace' in 43-point haul for Celtics

Jimmy Butler had a messy break-up with the Minnesota Timberwolves.

# nba - Thursday 15 November, 2018

LeBron makes more NBA history as he moves into fifth on all-time scoring list Hoop Dreams This post contains videos

LeBron makes more NBA history as he moves into fifth on all-time scoring list

It was a good night for the Los Angeles Lakers star.

# nba - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Durant sets aside altercation with Green to sink 29 points in Warriors' victory over Hawks

The NBA champions went into the game without power forward Draymond Green who was suspended over the incident.

# nba - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

LeBron James admits he 'almost cracked' during Lakers' slow start to the season

Lakers are now 7-6 after a bleak start to LeBron’s time in LA.

Veteran Williams inspires Clippers to victory over Warriors in wild overtime thriller

Lou Williams scored 25 points in a 121-116 victory over the Golden State Warriors.

# nba - Friday 2 November, 2018

Three years after one of the greatest seasons in NBA history, Steph Curry has somehow gotten even better

Through nine games, Stephen Curry is on pace to shatter his record campaign.

# nba - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Rose recaptures MVP form with career-high 50 points while LeBron gives Lakers a fright before saving the day

The Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Utah Jazz while the LA Lakers overcame the Dallas Mavericks.

# nba - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Thompson overhauls Curry's record with 14 3-pointers as Warriors blow away Bulls Sharpshooter This post contains videos

Thompson overhauls Curry's record with 14 3-pointers as Warriors blow away Bulls

“Steph just looked at the box score and said ‘Go get it!’”

# nba - Monday 29 October, 2018

'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach Speaking Out This post contains videos

'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach

Steve Kerr spoke about the threat of gun violence in America after 11 people were shot dead in Pittsburgh.

# nba - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Cleveland Cavaliers fire coach Lue following winless start to NBA season

Following reports earlier on Sunday that Tyronn Lue would be fired, the Cavaliers confirmed the departure of their coach.

LeBron proud despite Lakers defeat after passing Nowitzki, Shaq and Kobe milestones ATG

LeBron proud despite Lakers defeat after passing Nowitzki, Shaq and Kobe milestones

Despite defeat for the LA Lakers, LeBron James was humbled to pass three significant career milestones during his 35-point display.

# nba - Friday 26 October, 2018

LeBron hits triple-double as Lakers come from behind to end Denver's 100% start

Twenty-eight points, 11 assists and 11 rebounds for the King.

# nba - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Electric Stephen Curry stuns Wizards with 51 points while LeBron earns first Lakers win Hoop Dream This post contains videos

Electric Stephen Curry stuns Wizards with 51 points while LeBron earns first Lakers win

Stephen Curry was 15-for-24 from the field, 11-for-16 from three-point range and 10-for-10 from the free throw line on Wednesday.

# nba - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

LeBron delivers with last-gasp three-pointer, but then misses two free throws as Lakers lose again Waiting For A Win This post contains videos

LeBron delivers with last-gasp three-pointer, but then misses two free throws as Lakers lose again

0-3 start to the season is LeBron’s first since his rookie NBA year in 2003.

# 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.