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# nba - Last year 2021

Davis, Howard clash as Lakers slump again, Nets down Sixers
# Sideline Scuffle
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# Sideline Scuffle

Davis, Howard clash as Lakers slump again, Nets down Sixers

Oct 23rd 2021, 7:03 AM 2,376 Views 0 Comments

Anthony Davis and Dwight Howard had to be separated by teammates as the Los Angeles Lakers slumped to an eighth straight defeat.

Steph Curry shines as Golden State see off Los Angeles Clippers
# 100% Record
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# 100% Record

Steph Curry shines as Golden State see off Los Angeles Clippers

Oct 22nd 2021, 8:15 AM 1,827 Views 0 Comments

The Miami Heat inflicted a heavy defeat on the Milwaukee Bucks.

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

NBA star calls Chinese president a 'brutal dictator'

Oct 21st 2021, 12:00 PM 9,287 Views 16 Comments

Enes Kanter has strongly criticised Xi Jinping.

Evan Fournier stars on debut for New York Knicks as side secure double OT win
# Knick Of Time
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# Knick Of Time

Evan Fournier stars on debut for New York Knicks as side secure double OT win

Oct 21st 2021, 7:50 AM 2,167 Views 0 Comments

There were also wins for the Hornets, 76ers and Bulls.

Milwaukee Bucks stick to winning ways with opening day victory
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Milwaukee Bucks stick to winning ways with opening day victory

Oct 20th 2021, 8:10 AM 2,365 Views 5 Comments

The Golden State Warriors were also triumphant in their first game of the new NBA campaign.

NBA star Kyrie Irving 'doing what's best for me' in declining Covid vaccine
# Mandate
From The42
# Mandate

NBA star Kyrie Irving 'doing what's best for me' in declining Covid vaccine

Oct 14th 2021, 9:13 AM 4,168 Views 9 Comments

The Nets said Irving would not play or practice with the team “until he is eligible to be a full participant.”

NBA star Irving sidelined by Nets for refusing Covid vaccination
# Barred
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# Barred

NBA star Irving sidelined by Nets for refusing Covid vaccination

Oct 12th 2021, 10:32 PM 5,369 Views 9 Comments

Irving is part of the Nets’ star trio that also includes Kevin Durant and James Harden.

Eighteen former NBA players charged in €4m health fraud scheme
# Alleged Chancers
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# Alleged Chancers

Eighteen former NBA players charged in €4m health fraud scheme

Oct 7th 2021, 6:04 PM 4,316 Views 1 Comment

The players were all charged with conspiracy to commit health care fraud and wire fraud.

Warriors vaccine sceptic Wiggins says he was forced to get Covid-19 jab
# NBA
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# NBA

Warriors vaccine sceptic Wiggins says he was forced to get Covid-19 jab

Oct 5th 2021, 7:16 PM 8,261 Views 9 Comments

‘I guess you don’t own your body.’

Two-time NBA champion Pau Gasol makes 'difficult decision' to retire
# Basketball
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# Basketball

Two-time NBA champion Pau Gasol makes 'difficult decision' to retire

Oct 5th 2021, 5:57 PM 4,536 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard was a six-time NBA All-Star after being named the league’s Rookie of the Year in 2002.

LeBron confirms vaccinated but 'not my job' to persuade others
# NBA
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# NBA

LeBron confirms vaccinated but 'not my job' to persuade others

Sep 28th 2021, 8:16 PM 6,268 Views 6 Comments

The Los Angeles Lakers superstar had declined previously to say whether he had been vaccinated.

'It’s going to be ugly and it’s going to be the next big fight' - The NBA's anti-vaxx problem
# BTL
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# BTL

'It’s going to be ugly and it’s going to be the next big fight' - The NBA's anti-vaxx problem

Updated Sep 28th 2021, 8:39 AM 30,191 Views 46 Comments

Dave Zirin discusses the scale of the issue on the latest edition of Behind the Lines.

LeBron James fueled by snub in NBA best player poll
# Unhappy
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# Unhappy

LeBron James fueled by snub in NBA best player poll

Aug 19th 2021, 11:00 PM 8,416 Views 4 Comments

An ESPN survey of 10 NBA executives and scouts was evenly split between Kevin Durant and Giannis Antetokounmpo.

Nets to lock in Durant with four-year $198 million extension, Lakers add Anthony
# KD
From The42
# KD

Nets to lock in Durant with four-year $198 million extension, Lakers add Anthony

Aug 7th 2021, 3:12 AM 4,153 Views 1 Comment

The Atlanta Hawks have also rewarded rising star Trae Young with a five-year contract extension.

Curry to stay with Warriors as Carmelo joins LeBron: reports
# NBA
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# NBA

Curry to stay with Warriors as Carmelo joins LeBron: reports

Aug 3rd 2021, 9:35 PM 5,152 Views 3 Comments

Curry will sign a four-year deal worth $215 million with the Warriors, his agent told ESPN.

Lakers land Westbrook in blockbuster NBA deal
# Russell Athletic
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# Russell Athletic

Lakers land Westbrook in blockbuster NBA deal

Jul 30th 2021, 8:11 AM 7,067 Views 5 Comments

He’ll form an impressive ‘Big Three’ with LeBron James and Anthony Davis.

Antetokounmpo shines as Bucks end 50-year wait for NBA title
# The Wait Is Over
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# The Wait Is Over

Antetokounmpo shines as Bucks end 50-year wait for NBA title

Jul 21st 2021, 7:56 AM 5,967 Views 7 Comments

The Bucks lost the first two of their best-of-seven series but took the next four games to seal the victory.

Antetokounmpo and Holiday combine as Bucks close in on first NBA title in 50 years
# Almost There
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# Almost There

Antetokounmpo and Holiday combine as Bucks close in on first NBA title in 50 years

Jul 18th 2021, 10:02 AM 4,209 Views 1 Comment

Khris Middleton added 29 points in their 123-119 win over the Phoenix Suns in Game 5.

Giannis Antetokounmpo leads Milwaukee Bucks to 20-point romp over Phoenix Suns
# Hardy Bucks
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# Hardy Bucks

Giannis Antetokounmpo leads Milwaukee Bucks to 20-point romp over Phoenix Suns

Jul 12th 2021, 7:54 AM 3,194 Views 0 Comments

The Greek Freak finished with 41 points and 13 rebounds.

Devin Booker stars as the Suns blow away the Bucks in Game 2
# NBA Finals
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# NBA Finals

Devin Booker stars as the Suns blow away the Bucks in Game 2

Jul 9th 2021, 8:12 AM 2,536 Views 0 Comments

Phoenix are two wins from the NBA title.

Chris Paul shines as Phoenix Suns take Game 1 over Milwaukee Bucks
# NBA Finals
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# NBA Finals

Chris Paul shines as Phoenix Suns take Game 1 over Milwaukee Bucks

Jul 7th 2021, 8:07 AM 2,341 Views 1 Comment

The Suns won 118-105 as they set after their first NBA title.

Milwaukee Bucks hold off Atlanta Hawks to clinch third NBA Finals appearance
# Eastern Promise
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# Eastern Promise

Milwaukee Bucks hold off Atlanta Hawks to clinch third NBA Finals appearance

Jul 4th 2021, 9:28 AM 2,909 Views 0 Comments

The Bucks will return to the finals for the first time since 1974.

Milwaukee Bucks one game away from NBA finals
# Hardy Bucks
From The42
# Hardy Bucks

Milwaukee Bucks one game away from NBA finals

Jul 2nd 2021, 9:04 AM 2,549 Views 2 Comments

The Hawks, missing star Trae Young, were down early.

Phoenix Suns canter into NBA Finals with defeat of Los Angeles Clippers
# Phoenix Night
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# Phoenix Night

Phoenix Suns canter into NBA Finals with defeat of Los Angeles Clippers

Jul 1st 2021, 8:46 AM 2,830 Views 2 Comments

The victors will face either the Milwaukee Bucks or Atlanta Hawks in the Finals.

Giannis Antetokounmpo injury caps grim night for Milwaukee Bucks
# Greek Nightmare
From The42
# Greek Nightmare

Giannis Antetokounmpo injury caps grim night for Milwaukee Bucks

Jun 30th 2021, 7:44 AM 3,865 Views 1 Comment

The series is now level at 2-2.

Los Angeles Clippers defeat Phoenix Suns in do-or-die NBA playoff game
# LA Night
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# LA Night

Los Angeles Clippers defeat Phoenix Suns in do-or-die NBA playoff game

Jun 29th 2021, 8:53 AM 2,178 Views 0 Comments

The Suns had led the best-of-seven series 3-1.

Atlanta Hawks stumble as Milwaukee Bucks take slender play-off lead
# NBA
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# NBA

Atlanta Hawks stumble as Milwaukee Bucks take slender play-off lead

Jun 28th 2021, 8:06 AM 2,030 Views 0 Comments

Khris Middleton top-scored for Milwaukee with 38, including three straight three-pointers in the fourth quarter.

Victory in LA leaves Phoenix Suns on brink of first NBA finals in 28 years
# Order Of The Phoenix
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# Order Of The Phoenix

Victory in LA leaves Phoenix Suns on brink of first NBA finals in 28 years

Jun 27th 2021, 9:33 AM 2,879 Views 0 Comments

The Suns can finish the job with another win over the Clippers back in Phoenix on Monday.

Giannis Antetokounmpo leads the Milwaukee Bucks to series-levelling victory
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Giannis Antetokounmpo leads the Milwaukee Bucks to series-levelling victory

Jun 26th 2021, 9:00 AM 2,143 Views 0 Comments

The Bucks led throughout in Milwaukee, successfully shutting down Trae Young.

Los Angeles Clippers cut series deficit with historic victory over Phoenix Suns
# Boy George
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# Boy George

Los Angeles Clippers cut series deficit with historic victory over Phoenix Suns

Jun 25th 2021, 7:46 AM 2,345 Views 1 Comment

The defeat ended the Suns’ franchise-record playoff winning streak at nine games.

Young scores 48 to power Hawks past Bucks in NBA playoffs
# Going Well
From The42
# Going Well

Young scores 48 to power Hawks past Bucks in NBA playoffs

Jun 24th 2021, 8:13 AM 2,154 Views 0 Comments

Young’s tally was a career playoff high, while he also contributed 11 assists and seven rebounds in Wednesday’s opening game of the NBA Eastern Conference finals.

Suns break Clippers' hearts in Game 2 with last-second alley-oop
# Best In The West
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# Best In The West

Suns break Clippers' hearts in Game 2 with last-second alley-oop

Jun 23rd 2021, 8:20 AM 2,255 Views 0 Comments

Phoenix open up 2-0 lead in Western Conference finals.

Harlem Globetrotters want to join NBA as expansion franchise
# Hoop Dreams
From The42
# Hoop Dreams

Harlem Globetrotters want to join NBA as expansion franchise

Jun 22nd 2021, 9:22 PM 10,495 Views 9 Comments

There is speculation the NBA is considering adding a 31st team to the league.

Atlanta Hawks stun Philadelphia 76ers to advance to Eastern Conference finals From The42

Atlanta Hawks stun Philadelphia 76ers to advance to Eastern Conference finals

Jun 21st 2021, 7:55 AM 2,686 Views 4 Comments

The Hawks face the Milwaukee Bucks on Wednesday.

Memphis Depay, the most famous Kia in NBA history, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
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# Good Reads

Memphis Depay, the most famous Kia in NBA history, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Jun 20th 2021, 8:30 AM 3,873 Views 0 Comments

Sit back and enjoy some of our favourite reads from the last seven days.

Clippers rally to oust top seeded Jazz, Sixers set stage for game 7
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

Clippers rally to oust top seeded Jazz, Sixers set stage for game 7

Jun 19th 2021, 9:36 AM 1,562 Views 3 Comments

The fourth seeded Clippers won their four straight match.

Milwaukee Bucks force series decider after 104-89 victory over Brooklyn Nets
# Greek Freak
From The42
# Greek Freak

Milwaukee Bucks force series decider after 104-89 victory over Brooklyn Nets

Jun 18th 2021, 7:45 AM 2,001 Views 2 Comments

Khris Middleton and Giannis Antetokounmpo combined for 68 points at the Fiserv Forum.

Atlanta Hawks capitalise on 76ers collapse to edge ahead in series
# Ball Don't Lie
From The42
# Ball Don't Lie

Atlanta Hawks capitalise on 76ers collapse to edge ahead in series

Jun 17th 2021, 8:13 AM 1,761 Views 0 Comments

The Hawks outscored the Sixers 40-19 in the fourth quarter.

Durant delivers 'signature performance' as Nets rally to beat Bucks
# One To Remember
From The42
# One To Remember

Durant delivers 'signature performance' as Nets rally to beat Bucks

Jun 16th 2021, 7:42 AM 2,827 Views 5 Comments

He finished with a stunning 49 points, 17 rebounds and 10 assists.

Trae Young shines as Hawks rally past Sixers, Clippers rout Jazz
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Trae Young shines as Hawks rally past Sixers, Clippers rout Jazz

Jun 15th 2021, 7:55 AM 1,591 Views 0 Comments

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George combined for 62 points as the Los Angles Clippers breezed to a game four win.