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#Hoops

# hoops - Saturday 22 May, 2021

Ja Morant ensures Grizzlies extend season at expense of Warriors
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Ja Morant ensures Grizzlies extend season at expense of Warriors

May 22nd 2021, 9:18 AM 2,158 Views 0 Comments

Memphis will go on to face the Utah Jazz in the post-season.

# hoops - Friday 21 May, 2021

Washington clinch play-off spot with dominant win over Indiana
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Washington clinch play-off spot with dominant win over Indiana

May 21st 2021, 7:46 AM 1,625 Views 0 Comments

The Wizards will now meet the No 1 seed Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.

# hoops - Friday 14 May, 2021

New York Knicks keep pressure on with win over San Antonio Spurs
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New York Knicks keep pressure on with win over San Antonio Spurs

May 14th 2021, 7:49 AM 1,749 Views 0 Comments

The Knicks are in the play-offs for the first time in eight years and are pushing to be No 4 seed in the East.

# hoops - Monday 10 May, 2021

Anthony Davis leads LA Lakers to victory over Phoenix Suns
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Anthony Davis leads LA Lakers to victory over Phoenix Suns

May 10th 2021, 7:56 AM 1,963 Views 0 Comments

Despite again missing LeBron James, the defending champions won 123-110 to boost their play-off prospects.

# hoops - Friday 7 May, 2021

Paul George leads from the front as Clippers beat Lakers in LA battle
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Paul George leads from the front as Clippers beat Lakers in LA battle

May 7th 2021, 8:10 AM 1,749 Views 0 Comments

There were also wins for the Mavericks and Warriors.

# hoops - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Russell Westbrook produces triple-double masterclass for Washington Wizards
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Russell Westbrook produces triple-double masterclass for Washington Wizards

May 4th 2021, 7:47 AM 2,198 Views 0 Comments

It was only the third game in NBA history where a player has passed 20 rebounds and assists, with Westbrook producing two of those.

# hoops - Friday 30 April, 2021

Nikola Jokic double-double pushes Denver Nuggets past Toronto Raptors
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Nikola Jokic double-double pushes Denver Nuggets past Toronto Raptors

Apr 30th 2021, 9:04 AM 1,363 Views 5 Comments

The league-worst Houston Rockets snapped a five-game losing streak with an unlikely win against the Milwaukee Bucks.

# hoops - Monday 26 April, 2021

Kevin Durant has a successful night on and off the court as Nets down the Suns
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Kevin Durant has a successful night on and off the court as Nets down the Suns

Apr 26th 2021, 7:53 AM 3,878 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, Steph Curry added another milestone to his incredible career.

# hoops - Friday 23 April, 2021

Anthony Davis returns from injury as Los Angeles Lakers fall to Dallas Mavericks
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Anthony Davis returns from injury as Los Angeles Lakers fall to Dallas Mavericks

Apr 23rd 2021, 7:54 AM 1,466 Views 2 Comments

The victory came at a cost, however, with the hosts losing Kristaps Porzingis to a left ankle sprain in the third quarter.

# hoops - Monday 19 April, 2021

Bam Adebayo buzzer-beater gives Miami Heat win over Brooklyn Nets
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Bam Adebayo buzzer-beater gives Miami Heat win over Brooklyn Nets

Apr 19th 2021, 7:39 AM 1,990 Views 1 Comment

The victory keeps the Heat within two games of sixth-place in the Eastern Conference.

# hoops - Friday 16 April, 2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo returns as Bucks beat Hawks
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Giannis Antetokounmpo returns as Bucks beat Hawks

Apr 16th 2021, 7:48 AM 1,529 Views 0 Comments

The reigning MVP scored 15 points on his return after missing six games due to injury.

# hoops - Monday 12 April, 2021

Boston Celtics finish strongly to halt Denver Nuggets’ winning streak
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Boston Celtics finish strongly to halt Denver Nuggets’ winning streak

Apr 12th 2021, 7:48 AM 2,107 Views 0 Comments

It marked the hosts’ first loss since March 24, while the Celtics have won five of their last six games.

# hoops - Friday 9 April, 2021

Paul George and Kawhi Leonard star as the LA Clippers beat the Phoenix Suns
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Paul George and Kawhi Leonard star as the LA Clippers beat the Phoenix Suns

Apr 9th 2021, 8:47 AM 1,203 Views 0 Comments

The Utah Jazz continued their run of form at home.

# hoops - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

Brooklyn claim late victory over Knicks after losing James Harden early on
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Brooklyn claim late victory over Knicks after losing James Harden early on

Apr 6th 2021, 8:10 AM 2,426 Views 3 Comments

Harden only managed four minutes in his return after two games away.

# hoops - Saturday 3 April, 2021

Celtic huff, puff and eventually blow Falkirk out of the Cup
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Celtic huff, puff and eventually blow Falkirk out of the Cup

Apr 3rd 2021, 9:53 PM 6,053 Views 0 Comments

The side reportedly chasing Eddie Howe for a management post ran out 3-0 winners at Park Head.

# hoops - Monday 22 March, 2021

Rockets suffer 20th straight defeat with narrow loss to Thunder
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Rockets suffer 20th straight defeat with narrow loss to Thunder

Mar 22nd 2021, 8:01 AM 2,880 Views 4 Comments

Elsewhere, Chris Paul became the sixth player in NBA history to register 10,000 assists.

# hoops - Friday 12 March, 2021

Kyrie Irving stars as the Brooklyn Nets end Celtics’ winning run
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Kyrie Irving stars as the Brooklyn Nets end Celtics’ winning run

Mar 12th 2021, 7:48 AM 1,713 Views 0 Comments

There were also wins for the Bucks, Clippers and Suns.

# hoops - Monday 8 March, 2021

Giannis wins MVP as Team LeBron dominates 2021 NBA All-Star Game
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Giannis wins MVP as Team LeBron dominates 2021 NBA All-Star Game

Mar 8th 2021, 8:15 AM 5,464 Views 1 Comment

Antetokounmpo’s 16-for-16 game easily eclipsed the previous All-Star record.

# hoops - Monday 1 March, 2021

Golden State Warriors end winning streak with heavy defeat to Los Angeles Lakers
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Golden State Warriors end winning streak with heavy defeat to Los Angeles Lakers

Mar 1st 2021, 7:44 AM 3,496 Views 0 Comments

LeBron James led the scoring for the victors with 19 points.

# hoops - Friday 26 February, 2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo lifts Bucks over dogged Pelicans
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Giannis Antetokounmpo lifts Bucks over dogged Pelicans

Feb 26th 2021, 8:07 AM 1,749 Views 0 Comments

The reigning MVP scored 38 points as Milwaukee beat New Orleans in a thriller.

# hoops - Monday 22 February, 2021

New Orleans overcome 24-point deficit in 120-115 victory over Boston
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New Orleans overcome 24-point deficit in 120-115 victory over Boston

Feb 22nd 2021, 10:03 AM 1,746 Views 0 Comments

The feat marked the biggest comeback in Pelicans’ history.

# hoops - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Irving, Harden shine as Brooklyn outpower Clippers
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Irving, Harden shine as Brooklyn outpower Clippers

Feb 3rd 2021, 8:38 AM 2,365 Views 0 Comments

The star-studded Nets laid down a marker against the Clippers.

# hoops - Monday 1 February, 2021

Bradley Beal and Russell Westbrook strike late as Wizards stun Nets
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Bradley Beal and Russell Westbrook strike late as Wizards stun Nets

Feb 1st 2021, 8:12 AM 2,396 Views 2 Comments

The Utah Jazz’s winning streak also came to an end on Sunday night.

# hoops - Saturday 16 January, 2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo shakes off free-throw struggles to lead Bucks over Mavs
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Giannis Antetokounmpo shakes off free-throw struggles to lead Bucks over Mavs

Jan 16th 2021, 11:18 AM 1,784 Views 0 Comments

Antetokounmpo finished with 31 points despite going just 1-10 from the line.

# hoops - Monday 4 January, 2021

Career high night for Steph Curry leads Golden State over Portland 137-122
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Career high night for Steph Curry leads Golden State over Portland 137-122

Jan 4th 2021, 8:10 AM 3,526 Views 0 Comments

Curry finished with 62 points, including eight threes.

# hoops - Saturday 2 January, 2021

Anthony Davis fires Los Angeles Lakers to win over San Antonio Spurs
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Anthony Davis fires Los Angeles Lakers to win over San Antonio Spurs

Jan 2nd 2021, 10:09 AM 2,644 Views 2 Comments

Over on the West Coast, Carmelo Anthony of the Portland Trail Blazers moved to 14th on the all-time scoring list with 26,498 points.

# hoops - Sunday 6 December, 2020

'It was the hallucinations, the heart palpitations... I was ringing Dr Alan Byrne at 5.30am the night of the Finland game'
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'It was the hallucinations, the heart palpitations... I was ringing Dr Alan Byrne at 5.30am the night of the Finland game'

Dec 6th 2020, 6:00 AM 8,426 Views 5 Comments

Jack Byrne reveals the full extent of Covid-19 battle as he opens up on his club future and dealing with international spotlight ahead of today’s FAI Cup final.

# hoops - Saturday 5 December, 2020

'I wasn’t going to come here and start swanning around thinking I owned the gaff'
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'I wasn’t going to come here and start swanning around thinking I owned the gaff'

Dec 5th 2020, 12:05 AM 11,180 Views 7 Comments

With Shamrock Rovers on the cusp of a historic double, Joey O’Brien talks about the joy of delivering glory for his hometown club.

# hoops - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Last year's winner Byrne up for PFAI Player of the Year with Lopes and Grant
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Last year's winner Byrne up for PFAI Player of the Year with Lopes and Grant

Dec 2nd 2020, 1:30 PM 3,150 Views 0 Comments

Bohs winger Danny Grant has also been nominated for the Young Player of the Year award alongside team-mate Dawson Devoy and Brandon Kavanagh of Shamrock Rovers.

# hoops - Friday 27 November, 2020

Bradley banned from touchline for FAI Cup semi-final - and the final if Shamrock Rovers progress
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Bradley banned from touchline for FAI Cup semi-final - and the final if Shamrock Rovers progress

Nov 27th 2020, 2:18 PM 4,043 Views 2 Comments

The Hoops boss was sent to the stands in the league win over Shelbourne earlier this month.

# hoops - Monday 21 September, 2020

Anthony Davis lifts Lakers to 2-0 lead with buzzer-beating three
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Anthony Davis lifts Lakers to 2-0 lead with buzzer-beating three

Sep 21st 2020, 7:53 AM 4,930 Views 2 Comments

A shot on the hooter from Davis gave LA a 105-103 win over the Denver Nuggets.

# hoops - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Celtic score two goals in three minutes and hold off late rally in five-goal battle to go top
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Celtic score two goals in three minutes and hold off late rally in five-goal battle to go top

Sep 19th 2020, 5:34 PM 7,673 Views 3 Comments

Callum McGregor, Ryan Christie and Albian Ajeti were on target for Neil Lennon’s side.

# hoops - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Boston Celtics close on conference finals with trouncing of Toronto Raptors
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Boston Celtics close on conference finals with trouncing of Toronto Raptors

Sep 8th 2020, 7:56 AM 5,574 Views 7 Comments

The Los Angeles Clippers also restored their series lead with victory over the Denver Nuggets in the night’s other game.

# hoops - Friday 4 September, 2020

OG Anunoby hit late three-pointer as Raptors close gap on Boston
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OG Anunoby hit late three-pointer as Raptors close gap on Boston

Sep 4th 2020, 8:00 AM 3,172 Views 2 Comments

Defending champions Toronto are back in the series after victory.

# hoops - Thursday 3 September, 2020

James Harden and Russell Westbrook help Houston seal series against Oklahoma
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James Harden and Russell Westbrook help Houston seal series against Oklahoma

Sep 3rd 2020, 9:44 AM 2,636 Views 0 Comments

There was late drama in Orlando for a second successive night.

# hoops - Monday 24 August, 2020

Toronto Raptors power into semi-finals to set up Boston Celtics clash
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Toronto Raptors power into semi-finals to set up Boston Celtics clash

Aug 24th 2020, 7:53 AM 5,592 Views 3 Comments

The Mavs’ Luka Doncic nailed a three-pointer on the final buzzer to level their series with the Clippers, meanwhile.

# hoops - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Kyle Kuzma drains last-second shot to push Lakers past Nuggets
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Kyle Kuzma drains last-second shot to push Lakers past Nuggets

Aug 11th 2020, 8:09 AM 4,232 Views 0 Comments

The two sides traded blows until the 25-year-old stepped up.

# hoops - Monday 10 August, 2020

Lillard scores 51 in Portland win as Sixers lose Embiid
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Lillard scores 51 in Portland win as Sixers lose Embiid

Aug 10th 2020, 9:19 AM 4,096 Views 1 Comment

The Trail Blazers go within a half-game of Memphis for eighth in the Western Conference playoff fight.

# hoops - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Warren and Pacers hand Lakers another loss as NBA playoffs loom
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Warren and Pacers hand Lakers another loss as NBA playoffs loom

Aug 9th 2020, 9:54 AM 4,690 Views 1 Comment

It was another busy night in the bubble.

# hoops - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Five-star Celtic begin quest for 10-in-a-row on a high against hapless Hamilton
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Five-star Celtic begin quest for 10-in-a-row on a high against hapless Hamilton

Aug 2nd 2020, 6:49 PM 9,883 Views 5 Comments

An Odsonne Edouard hat-trick was the highlight of the 5-1 win Celtic Park.