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Bucks focused as fans eye end to 50-year NBA title drought

MILWAUKEE: Milwaukee Bucks supporters are buzzing about the possible end of a 50-year NBA title drought while...

718 July 20, 2021

Bucks rally to defeat Suns, level NBA Finals series at 2-2

July 15 – The Milwaukee Bucks rallied from nine points down in the fourth quarter to defeat...

474 July 15, 2021

Suns beat Bucks to seize 2-0 lead in NBA Finals

PHOENIX: Devin Booker scored 31 points and Chris Paul added 23 on Thursday (Jul 8) to spark...

200 July 9, 2021

NBA star Doncic leads Slovenia into Tokyo Olympics

PARIS: NBA star Luka Doncic delivered a triple-double to lead Slovenia over Lithuania 96-85 on Sunday and...

756 July 5, 2021

NBA play-offs: Kawhi Leonard and Paul George lead Los Angeles Clippers to victory

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George combined for 65 points as the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah...

196 June 13, 2021

Suns bounce back to level West series with Lakers 2-2

LOS ANGELES: Chris Paul overcame an injured shoulder and Jae Crowder busted out of a playoff slump...

210 May 31, 2021

Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson wins NBA Sixth Man honor

Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson won the Kia NBA Sixth Man Award, learning of the accomplishment while...

567 May 25, 2021

NBA: Memphis Grizzlies beat Golden State Warriors to reach play-offs

The Memphis Grizzlies claimed the final NBA play-off spot with a thrilling 117-112 overtime win over the...

191 May 22, 2021

LeBron returns as Lakers stay in playoff hunt

LOS ANGELES: LeBron James made a successful return from injury as the Los Angeles Lakers kept alive...

439 May 16, 2021

Lakers expect LeBron back in lineup vs. Knicks

The Los Angeles Lakers could receive a jolt of energy this week with the return of the...

305 May 11, 2021

Russell Westbrook: Washington Wizards point guard breaks triple-doubles NBA record

Washington Wizards point guard Russell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson’s NBA record for the most career triple-doubles in...

190 May 11, 2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks edge Nets

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a season-high 49 points Sunday afternoon and outdueled Kevin Durant as the host Milwaukee...

557 May 4, 2021

NBA: LeBron James returns from 20-game absence but LA Lakers lose to Sacramento Kings

LeBron James returned from injury after 20 games out but could not prevent his Los Angeles Lakers...

228 May 1, 2021

‘Ultra-rare’ LeBron rookie card sells for record-breaking $5.2 million

An “ultra-rare” signed rookie card for four-time National Basketball Association (NBA) champion LeBron James sold for $5.2...

120 April 27, 2021

Jaylen Brown misses Celtics game vs. Suns

The Boston Celtics were without Jaylen Brown for their home game Thursday night against the Phoenix Suns....

182 April 23, 2021

Wrist healed, Hornets’ LaMelo Ball cleared for activity

Charlotte Hornets rookie guard LaMelo Ball was cleared to resume individual basketball activity after a CT scan...

230 April 20, 2021

Brooklyn Nets forward LaMarcus Aldridge retires suddenly because of irregular heartbeat

Seven-time All-Star NBA LaMarcus Aldridge has retired from basketball abruptly after he suffered an irregular heartbeat during the Brooklyn Nets’ loss...

187 April 17, 2021

NBA: Minnesota and Brooklyn players call for justice for Duante Wright

Minnesota Timberwolves and Brooklyn Nets players wore T-shirts calling for “liberty and justice for all” following the...

417 April 14, 2021