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Tuesday 6 June 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Hoops

This year
2023
# Rout
Kyogo Furuhashi makes it 20 goals for the season for five-star Celtic
At McDiarmid Park, Borna Barisic scored the game’s only goal as Rangers beat St Johnstone.
Last year
2022
# super subs
Celtic strike twice at the death to break Dundee United hearts
The game was 2-2 heading into the final minute.
# Hoops
Crucial win for Shamrock Rovers over Sligo keeps them on course for title
Daniel Cleary, Dylan Watts and Graham Burke scored for the defending champions.
# Hoops
Celtic hammer Rangers 4-0 in one-side Old Firm derby
Liel Abada fired a brace while Jota and David Turnbull were also on target.
# Pastures new
Irish international duo depart Celtic, Littlejohn stays on at Villa
Tyler Toland and Izzy Atkinson are on the move.
# Hoops
Celtic to begin Scottish Premiership title defence at home to Aberdeen
The 2022/23 fixtures have been released today.
# extra-time winner
Ireland international Atkinson overjoyed after firing Celtic to Scottish Cup win
“One of the most special moments of my career,” said Atkinson on social media post-match.
# dem apples
Tatum stars as Celtics rout Heat to square series
It’s back to Florida for Game 5 tomorrow night.
# Hoops
Mavs drill 20 three-pointers to pull level with Suns, Sixers beat Heat
The Suns will try to regain the advantage when they host game five tomorrow.
# rising suns
Paul perfection as Suns clinch series, Sixers, Mavs advance
It was an emotional return to New Orleans for Paul.
# Hoops
Brooklyn on the brink as Boston Celtics dominate Nets with 3-0 play-off lead
The Toronto Raptors stayed alive while the Utah Jazz and Minnesota Timberwolves also pulled level.
# Hoops
Gaffney's header secures win for Rovers as they close gap on leaders Derry
The sold-out signs were posted just before kick-off at Tallaght for this eagerly anticipated derby.
# Hoops
Embiid sparks Sixers, Durant leads Nets comeback
The win saw the Sixers improve to 43-26 in the Eastern Conference, three games back from conference leaders Miami.
# Hoops
Nets rally to beat Pacers in Irving's NBA season debut, Mavs stun Warriors
Irving remains ineligible to play home games in Brooklyn because of New York vaccine mandates.
# Hoops
DeRozan makes historic NBA consecutive buzzer beaters
The three-pointer at the final horn gave the Bulls a 120-119 victory at Washington and completed a 28-point performance.
All time
# Hoops
Durant, Harden spark Nets fightback over Mavs
Brooklyn lead the Eastern Conference with 17 wins against seven losses.
# Hoops
Stephen Curry breaks own record as Golden State Warriors win again
Curry lowered the record for the fastest a player has made 100 three pointers in an NBA season.
# Hoops
Late rally leads Chicago Bulls to victory over New York Knicks and top of East
The Knicks will next face the Los Angeles Lakers, whose small forward LeBron James was ejected for drawing blood against the Detroit Pistons.
# the dubs
Stephen Curry scores 40 points as Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers
Curry scored half of his haul in the fourth quarter.
# Hardy Bucks
Giannis Antetokounmpo on song as Milwaukee Bucks beat Los Angeles Lakers
LeBron James is still missing from the Lakers.
# Hoops
Phoenix Suns extend streak with thrilling NBA win over Minnesota Timberwolves
There were also victories for the Mavericks, Grizzlies and Wizards.
# russ
Russell Westbrook shines as Lakers edge past Hornets after overtime
Russel Westbrook finished with 17 points, 12 rebounds and 14 assists in the narrow victory.
# on the road again
Jota and Kyogio Furuhashi grab two apiece as Celtic make it five away wins on the bounce
The Hoops continued their impressive away run with a 4-2 win over Dundee at Dens Park.
# Hoops
New York Knicks rebound to score win over Milwaukee Bucks
Julius Randle top scored with 32, followed by Derrick Rose’s 23 off the bench and RJ Barrett’s 20.
# Hoops
Jazz hold off NBA champion Bucks, Durant ejected in Nets' dominating win
Kevin Durant scored 23 points before being ejected in the third quarter of the Brooklyn Nets’ win over Detroit.
# Paradise
Greek striker nets first Celtic goal in Premiership win over St Johnstone
Georgios Giakoumakis and Josip Juranovic were on target as the Hoops extended their winning run to four games in all competitions.
# Hoops
Milwaukee Bucks stick to winning ways with opening day victory
The Golden State Warriors were also triumphant in their first game of the new NBA campaign.
# Mandate
NBA star Kyrie Irving 'doing what's best for me' in declining Covid vaccine
The Nets said Irving would not play or practice with the team “until he is eligible to be a full participant.”
# Swipe
Celtic boss slams 'condescending' critics
Ange Postecoglou took over at Parkhead in the summer but has not found Glasgow life easy so far.
# Euro Vision
In-form Kyogo Furuhashi helps Celtic to first-leg Europa League victory over AZ Alkmaar
James McCarthy came off the bench for the Hoops again.
# Paradise
Turnbull on the double as Celtic cruise to Europa League win at raucous Parkhead
James Forrest wrapped up a 7-2 aggregate victory over Jablonec.
# Local Lad
'It's been a long time coming' - McCarthy buzzing to finally be back at boyhood club Celtic
The Glasgow-born Ireland midfielder, who had a brief spell with the Hoops as a teenager, is ready to make his debut this weekend.
# Hoops
Kyogo Furuhashi on target as Celtic take first-leg Europa League advantage over Jablonec
Ange Postecoglou got his Celtic reign up and running in the Czech Republic.
# Hoops
One defender in, one out as Celtic sell Ajer to Brentford and sign Sweden's Starfelt
26-year-old Starfelt joins Kyogo Furuhashi and Liel Abada as summer arrivals at the Glasgow club.
# super hoops
Shamrock Rovers move clear at the top after thrilling win over Dundalk in Tallaght
Liam Scales, Sean Gannon and Aaron Greene all scored as Rovers came from behind to win 3-1.
# Hoops
Giannis Antetokounmpo leads the Milwaukee Bucks to series-levelling victory
The Bucks led throughout in Milwaukee, successfully shutting down Trae Young.
Atlanta Hawks stun Philadelphia 76ers to advance to Eastern Conference finals
The Hawks face the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday.
# greek freak
Milwaukee Bucks force series decider after 104-89 victory over Brooklyn Nets
Khris Middleton and Giannis Antetokounmpo combined for 68 points at the Fiserv Forum.
# Hoops
Phoenix Suns cruise past Denver Nuggets for 2-0 series lead
The Suns won 123-98 in Phoenix led by Chris Paul and Devin Booker.
# Hoops
Nets clobber Bucks without Harden, take 2-0 series lead
The series now switches to Milwaukee for game three on Thursday.