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#Basketball

# basketball - Friday 5 August, 2022

Russia is 'ready' to discuss US prisoner exchange - a day after basketball star sentencing
# Basketball
# Basketball

Russia is 'ready' to discuss US prisoner exchange - a day after basketball star sentencing

Aug 5th 2022, 7:48 AM 20,978 Views 27 Comments

Brittney Griner was detained at a Moscow airport in February after she was found carrying vape cartridges with cannabis oil in her luggage.

# basketball - Saturday 30 July, 2022

Multi-talented Galvin has squeezed in a whole other sporting life since Kerry's last All-Ireland appearance
# Profile
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# Profile

Multi-talented Galvin has squeezed in a whole other sporting life since Kerry's last All-Ireland appearance

Updated Jul 30th 2022, 9:21 AM 37,147 Views 5 Comments

The multi-talented star was part of the last Kerry squad to reach an All-Ireland final in 2012.

# basketball - Sunday 3 July, 2022

Swiss surge sees Ireland defeated in EuroBasket pre-qualifiers
# Basketball
From The42
# Basketball

Swiss surge sees Ireland defeated in EuroBasket pre-qualifiers

Jul 3rd 2022, 8:51 PM 4,294 Views 0 Comments

The game was played in front of a sell-out crowd at the National Basketball Arena.

# basketball - Monday 23 May, 2022

Warriors on brink of NBA Finals return as Curry, Wiggins sink Mavs
# Golden Boys
From The42
# Golden Boys

Warriors on brink of NBA Finals return as Curry, Wiggins sink Mavs

May 23rd 2022, 8:48 AM 2,826 Views 0 Comments

The Warriors can finish the job with a win in Dallas on Tuesday.

# basketball - Friday 13 May, 2022

Russia extends drug detention of US basketball star Griner
# Brittney Griner
# Brittney Griner

Russia extends drug detention of US basketball star Griner

May 13th 2022, 4:14 PM 13,318 Views 0 Comments

Griner, a two-time Olympic gold medallist and WNBA champion, was detained at Moscow airport in February.

# basketball - Monday 9 May, 2022

Mavs drill 20 three-pointers to pull level with Suns, Sixers beat Heat
# Hoops
From The42
# Hoops

Mavs drill 20 three-pointers to pull level with Suns, Sixers beat Heat

May 9th 2022, 8:01 AM 2,312 Views 0 Comments

The Suns will try to regain the advantage when they host game five tomorrow.

# basketball - Thursday 5 May, 2022

'Huge news for basketball in Ireland' - All National League games to be live-streamed
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

'Huge news for basketball in Ireland' - All National League games to be live-streamed

May 5th 2022, 5:59 PM 3,315 Views 0 Comments

Basketball Ireland has agreed a five-year deal with Joymo.

# basketball - Wednesday 4 May, 2022

US basketball star being wrongfully detained in Russia, say US officials
# Brittney Griner
# Brittney Griner

US basketball star being wrongfully detained in Russia, say US officials

May 4th 2022, 8:01 AM 21,074 Views 19 Comments

Brittney Griner was detained at a Moscow airport in February.

# basketball - Saturday 23 April, 2022

Hawks hold off Heat, Bucks thrash Bulls in NBA playoffs
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Hawks hold off Heat, Bucks thrash Bulls in NBA playoffs

Apr 23rd 2022, 9:42 AM 1,721 Views 0 Comments

Trae Young delivered the game-winner for Atlanta.

# basketball - Wednesday 20 April, 2022

Pelicans shock Suns in NBA playoffs while Heat, Grizzlies win
# Sun Down
From The42
# Sun Down

Pelicans shock Suns in NBA playoffs while Heat, Grizzlies win

Apr 20th 2022, 8:41 AM 2,110 Views 0 Comments

Pelicans level series against the Suns ahead of game three in New Orleans.

# basketball - Sunday 17 April, 2022

Warriors take Curry's return while Jazz and Sixers also win NBA playoff openers
# Game 1
From The42
# Game 1

Warriors take Curry's return while Jazz and Sixers also win NBA playoff openers

Apr 17th 2022, 10:09 AM 2,836 Views 0 Comments

‘It was nice to just be out there with my guys,’ said Curry after Golden State’s Game 1 victory.

# basketball - Friday 15 April, 2022

Steph Curry 'very optimistic' that he'll win fitness race for Warriors' playoff opener
# Golden State Of Mind
From The42
# Golden State Of Mind

Steph Curry 'very optimistic' that he'll win fitness race for Warriors' playoff opener

Apr 15th 2022, 9:55 AM 1,721 Views 0 Comments

The Warriors opener their series against Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets on Saturday.

# basketball - Monday 11 April, 2022

LA Lakers sack head coach after failure to reach NBA playoffs
# Out The Door
From The42
# Out The Door

LA Lakers sack head coach after failure to reach NBA playoffs

Apr 11th 2022, 8:19 PM 4,414 Views 1 Comment

Frank Vogel has paid the price for a disappointing season.

# basketball - Wednesday 6 April, 2022

LeBron-less Lakers out of NBA postseason contention after Suns rout
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

LeBron-less Lakers out of NBA postseason contention after Suns rout

Apr 6th 2022, 9:04 AM 3,449 Views 1 Comment

Los Angeles were officially eliminated from playoff contention after a seventh straight defeat.

# basketball - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Tralee Warriors complete double after Super League final win, terrific treble for Glanmire
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Tralee Warriors complete double after Super League final win, terrific treble for Glanmire

Apr 2nd 2022, 10:25 PM 9,971 Views 2 Comments

There was plenty of silverware handed out at the National Basketball Arena today.

# basketball - Monday 28 March, 2022

LeBron James 'wins' Razzies for 'Space Jam' sequel
# Dubious Honour
From The42
# Dubious Honour

LeBron James 'wins' Razzies for 'Space Jam' sequel

Mar 28th 2022, 9:12 AM 4,241 Views 0 Comments

The sporting great was ‘rewarded’ for his acting turn in Warner Bros’ Looney Tunes/basketball film.

# basketball - Saturday 26 February, 2022

James Harden shines on 76ers debut as Philadelphia rout Minnesota
# Philly Special
From The42
# Philly Special

James Harden shines on 76ers debut as Philadelphia rout Minnesota

Feb 26th 2022, 10:20 AM 2,857 Views 0 Comments

The Sixers beat the Timberwolves 133-102 on Friday night.

# basketball - Thursday 24 February, 2022

Gutsy Ireland fall narrowly short to Switzerland in Euro pre-qualifier
# Unlucky
From The42
# Unlucky

Gutsy Ireland fall narrowly short to Switzerland in Euro pre-qualifier

Feb 24th 2022, 10:50 PM 3,335 Views 1 Comment

Mark Keenan’s side were within four points of their opponents towards the end but were overpowered in Fribourg.

# basketball - Sunday 13 February, 2022

LeBron James passes Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on NBA's all-time 'combined' scoring list
# King James
From The42
# King James

LeBron James passes Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on NBA's all-time 'combined' scoring list

Feb 13th 2022, 10:43 AM 4,677 Views 2 Comments

James needed 19 points last night to pass Abdul-Jabbar for most combined regular season and playoff points.

# basketball - Sunday 23 January, 2022

Glanmire beat DCU to win eighth Paudie O’Connor Cup and first since 2018
# Rebel Roar
From The42
# Rebel Roar

Glanmire beat DCU to win eighth Paudie O’Connor Cup and first since 2018

Jan 23rd 2022, 8:32 PM 3,415 Views 0 Comments

Irish international Claire Melia starred as the Cork club were the big winners at the National Basketball Arena today.

# basketball - Saturday 22 January, 2022

Tralee Warriors beat Neptune to win first Pat Duffy Cup
# National Final
From The42
# National Final

Tralee Warriors beat Neptune to win first Pat Duffy Cup

Jan 22nd 2022, 10:17 PM 7,606 Views 0 Comments

Warriors’ Kieran Donaghy described their success as ‘right up there’ in terms of achievements during his glittering sporting career.

# basketball - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

LeBron catches fire to lead late Lakers comeback against the Kings
# The Kings And I
From The42
# The Kings And I

LeBron catches fire to lead late Lakers comeback against the Kings

Jan 5th 2022, 8:32 AM 2,632 Views 0 Comments

The LA Lakers rallied from a late seven-point deficit to beat the Sacramento Kings 122-114.

# basketball - Monday 3 January, 2022

Brown scores 50 points as Celtics rally to beat Magic
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

Brown scores 50 points as Celtics rally to beat Magic

Jan 3rd 2022, 9:23 AM 2,380 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, LeBron James scored 26 points as the LA Lakers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-103.

# basketball - Saturday 1 January, 2022

DeMar DeRozan nails buzzer-beater as Bulls win their sixth straight game
# Clutch
From The42
# Clutch

DeMar DeRozan nails buzzer-beater as Bulls win their sixth straight game

Jan 1st 2022, 9:53 AM 2,676 Views 0 Comments

LeBron James scored 43 points as the LA Lakers beat Portland.

# basketball - Friday 31 December, 2021

Embiid powers 76ers past Nets on Durant's return, Covid outbreak postpones Warriors-Nuggets
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Embiid powers 76ers past Nets on Durant's return, Covid outbreak postpones Warriors-Nuggets

Dec 31st 2021, 9:37 AM 1,206 Views 0 Comments

Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green has criticised the 11th postponement of the NBA season.

# basketball - Sunday 26 December, 2021

The story of the Irish duo that helped pull off a famous college basketball victory
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

The story of the Irish duo that helped pull off a famous college basketball victory

Dec 26th 2021, 9:00 PM 7,347 Views 1 Comment

How Michael Bree and Conor Grace contributed to Davidson College’s shock win over North Carolina in Chapel Hill.

Curry powers Warriors past Suns, Nets thwart Lakers
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

Curry powers Warriors past Suns, Nets thwart Lakers

Dec 26th 2021, 9:44 AM 2,453 Views 0 Comments

Giannis Antetokounmpo powering the Bucks to a win over the Celtics.

# basketball - Wednesday 22 December, 2021

LeBron injures ankle as Suns power past Lakers
# Suns Come Up
From The42
# Suns Come Up

LeBron injures ankle as Suns power past Lakers

Dec 22nd 2021, 8:13 AM 2,364 Views 0 Comments

The Suns improved the NBA’s best record to 25-5.

# basketball - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Embiid sparkles in Sixers win while Morant return spoiled
# Philly
From The42
# Philly

Embiid sparkles in Sixers win while Morant return spoiled

Dec 21st 2021, 8:13 AM 1,412 Views 0 Comments

It was a very impressive all-around performance from the Cameroonian big man.

# basketball - Friday 17 December, 2021

Durant carries Covid-hit Nets to win over Sixers in NBA
# KD
From The42
# KD

Durant carries Covid-hit Nets to win over Sixers in NBA

Dec 17th 2021, 9:05 AM 1,254 Views 0 Comments

The league’s leading scorer delivered a key four-point play with 1:46 remaining and the game tied.

# basketball - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Stephen Curry breaks all-time NBA three-point record
# History Maker
From The42
# History Maker

Stephen Curry breaks all-time NBA three-point record

Dec 15th 2021, 7:53 AM 4,267 Views 0 Comments

Curry hit five three-pointers as the Warriors pulled away late to beat the Knicks 105-96.

# basketball - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Zach LaVine inspires Chicago Bulls to narrow victory over Brooklyn Nets
# Zach Attack
From The42
# Zach Attack

Zach LaVine inspires Chicago Bulls to narrow victory over Brooklyn Nets

Dec 5th 2021, 10:40 AM 1,928 Views 0 Comments

Pat Connaughton scored seven three-pointers in the Milwaukee Bucks’ 124-102 win over the Miami Heat.

# basketball - Wednesday 1 December, 2021

Phoenix Suns take 17th straight win as Golden State Warriors beaten 104-96
# Suns Shine
From The42
# Suns Shine

Phoenix Suns take 17th straight win as Golden State Warriors beaten 104-96

Dec 1st 2021, 8:23 AM 2,090 Views 0 Comments

The two teams sit atop the league with 18-3 records.

# basketball - Thursday 25 November, 2021

LeBron shines with 39 points as Lakers beat Pacers in overtime
# Welcome Back
From The42
# Welcome Back

LeBron shines with 39 points as Lakers beat Pacers in overtime

Nov 25th 2021, 8:09 AM 2,496 Views 3 Comments

Kevin Durant passed Allen Iverson last night to move into the top 25 on the NBA’s all-time scoring list.

# basketball - Saturday 20 November, 2021

LeBron James' return to the court spoiled by dominant Boston Celtics
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

LeBron James' return to the court spoiled by dominant Boston Celtics

Nov 20th 2021, 11:16 AM 2,278 Views 1 Comment

The Lakers star had been out since suffering an abdominal strain against Houston Rockets on 2 November.

# basketball - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Steph Curry inspires Golden State Warriors victory over Brooklyn Nets
# Golden Boy
From The42
# Golden Boy

Steph Curry inspires Golden State Warriors victory over Brooklyn Nets

Nov 17th 2021, 8:42 AM 2,002 Views 0 Comments

The Warriors, Jazz and Clippers won.

# basketball - Thursday 11 November, 2021

The Los Angeles Lakers hold on to beat the Miami Heat in overtime
# LA Story
From The42
# LA Story

The Los Angeles Lakers hold on to beat the Miami Heat in overtime

Nov 11th 2021, 8:29 AM 1,514 Views 0 Comments

Miami’s Herro missed two three-pointers in the final nine seconds.

# basketball - Saturday 30 October, 2021

Butler nets 32 points as Heat roll over Hornets, James makes strong return for Lakers
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Butler nets 32 points as Heat roll over Hornets, James makes strong return for Lakers

Oct 30th 2021, 9:18 AM 1,380 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, LeBron James returned from a two-game injury absence to score 26 points for the LA Lakers.

# basketball - Thursday 21 October, 2021

NBA star calls Chinese president a 'brutal dictator'
# Anger
From The42
# Anger

NBA star calls Chinese president a 'brutal dictator'

Oct 21st 2021, 12:00 PM 9,274 Views 16 Comments

Enes Kanter has strongly criticised Xi Jinping.

# basketball - Monday 18 October, 2021

Basketball Ireland appoint former Six Nations boss Feehan as new chief executive
# Announcement
From The42
# Announcement

Basketball Ireland appoint former Six Nations boss Feehan as new chief executive

Oct 18th 2021, 12:36 PM 3,337 Views 2 Comments

‘There is huge scope for growth,’ says Bernard O’Byrne’s successor.

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