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Drunken flight incident raises pressure on New Zealand basketball

The New Zealand Breakers basketball club defended their team culture Tuesday after a drunken disturbance on a plane added to a list of controversies.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/19 20:53:40

Kings snap Boston's 10-game win streak; James powers Lakers past Hawks

Bahamian guard Buddy Hield scored a season-high 35 points and the Sacramento Kings snapped the Boston Celtics' 10-game NBA win streak with a 100-99 home triumph on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/18 20:58:40

Former Wizards guard Rice Jr stood down over 'bar incident'

Australia's National Basketball League blocked Glen Rice Jr from playing Sunday after the former Washington Wizards guard was reportedly arrested over an altercation at a bar.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/17 20:48:40

Kuzma clicks into late gear as Lakers eclipse Suns

Kyle Kuzma "clicked" to drain two clutch three-pointers as the Los Angeles Lakers bounced back to score a 123-115 road victory over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/13 20:58:40

Spurs retire Parker's number in ceremony

French NBA star guard Tony Parker was given an emotional tribute Monday by the San Antonio Spurs, who retired his No.9 jersey in a post-game ceremony after a loss.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/12 21:38:40

Celtics beat Spurs but lose forward Gordon Hayward to broken left hand

Boston forward Gordon Hayward fractured his left hand Saturday in the Celtics' 135-115 victory at San Antonio, dimming the joy of improving to 7-1 on the NBA season.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/10 21:13:39

LeBron sparks Lakers in comeback triumph

LeBron James scored 30 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and passed off 11 assists on Tuesday, leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a 118-112 comeback NBA victory at Chicago with his third consecutive triple double.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/6 20:58:41

Booker shines as Suns scorch Sixers to topple last unbeaten team in league

Phoenix's Devin Booker scored 40 points to lead the Suns over visiting Philadelphia 114-109 on Monday, delivering the first loss of the season to the NBA's last unbeaten team.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/5 20:28:42

'King' James posts 2nd straight triple-double

LeBron James delivered his second straight triple-double as the Los Angeles Lakers won their fifth game in a row for the first time in over a year with a 103-96 victory against the San Antonio Spurs.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/4 20:23:40

Injured Curry determined to play 2020 Olympics: father

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry is "absolutely" determined to play in next year's Olympics despite the hand injury which will leave him sidelined until February, his father told ESPN.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/3 20:58:40

Antetokounmpo dominates as Bucks beat Raptors; Pistons tear up Nets

Giannis Antetokounmpo flirted with a triple-double as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the defending champion Toronto Raptors 115-105 in the first meeting between the clubs since last season's Eastern Conference finals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/11/3 20:08:40

Davis dazzles in rout of Grizzlies

Anthony Davis delivered a 40-point haul as the Los Angeles Lakers cruised to a blowout defeat of the the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/10/30 22:08:40

Warriors down Pelicans for 1st win

Stephen Curry scored 26 points and Draymond Green bagged a triple-double as the Golden State Warriors bounced back from successive thrashings to down the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/10/29 20:33:40

Nightmare before Halloween for Warriors

The Golden State Warriors suffered their second mauling of the season on Sunday, crashing to a 120-92 defeat against a rampant Oklahoma City Thunder.
Soure:AFP: 2019/10/28 20:48:42

Suns shine to upstage Clippers

The Phoenix Suns held off a fourth-quarter charge by the Los Angeles Clippers to squeeze out a 130-122 win on Saturday for their first victory in the series in three years.
Soure:AFP: 2019/10/27 19:33:30

Irving's 50 points not enough in Nets debut

Kyrie Irving dazzled in his Brooklyn debut, but his 50 points weren't enough as the Nets fell 127-126 in overtime to the Minnesota Timberwolves in their NBA season-opener.
Soure:AFP: 2019/10/24 20:08:41

Leonard, Clippers outfox Lakers in 'Battle for LA'

Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers won the opening round of Los Angeles's revitalized battle for basketball supremacy on Tuesday, defeating LeBron James and the Lakers 112-102 in a pulsating season-opening clash at the Staples Center.
Soure:AFP: 2019/10/23 21:23:39

Russian Professional Basketball Club Appoints First-Ever Cyborg Assistant Head Coach

Russian professional basketball club Parma has hired a very promising assistant for the head coach, and it is hoped that the new employee's "extraordinary" skills will help the team - from the city of Perm - to dominate in the national tournament this season.
Soure:Sputnik: 2019/10/16 18:51:02