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'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

Chinese NBA fans choose to stand with country amid Morey spat

Chinese NBA fans choose to stand with country amid Morey comments
Soure:Global Times: 2019/10/10 19:04:26

Shanghai NBA event canceled after Rockets' officials spark controversy

An NBA fan event scheduled for Wednesday night in Shanghai was canceled due to inappropriate tweets made by Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey, besides NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's provocative comment. The billboard of Dongfeng Nissan and the sponsor of the original sports center square were removed from the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center on Wednesday afternoon. All information relating to the sponsors of this event has been removed from the contents of the display board exhibited in front of the sports center. However, the reverse railings in the square are still there, and many security personnel are deployed at the site.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/10/9 16:20:21

NBA fan event in Shanghai canceled due to inappropriate comments

NBA fan event scheduled for Wednesday night in Shanghai is canceled due to Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey's inappropriate tweet and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's inappropriate comment: Shanghai Sports Federation
Soure:Global Times: 2019/10/9 14:43:15

More partners cancel cooperation with NBA

Tension between the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Chinese society triggered by Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's tweet in support of the Hong Kong protests escalated, with China's top sports television channel, an online sport broadcasting platform and several Chinese companies suspending cooperation with the league on Tuesday.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/10/8 23:43:40

NBA responds to Rockets GM Morey's Hong Kong tweet

The National Basketball Association (NBA) on Sunday made an official response to Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey's improper tweet over China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). The league's Chief Communication Officer Mike Bass said that Morey's post has "deeply offended" the Chinese people and it was "regrettable", but made no apology.
Soure:CGTN: 2019/10/7 17:51:57

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The National Basketball Association (NBA) on Sunday made an official response to Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey's improper tweet over China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). The league's Chief Communication Officer Mike Bass said that Morey's post has "deeply offended" the Chinese people and it was "regrettable", but made no apology.
Soure:CGTN: 2019/10/7 17:47:17

CBA, sponsors halt cooperation with Houston Rockets after GM tweets supporting HK riots

Chinese Basketball Association and a number of the team's sponsors and partners in China announced on Sunday to suspend cooperation with the Houston Rockets after the team's general manager voiced his support for riots in Hong Kong, triggering outrage from Chinese netizens and sports fans.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/10/6 15:45:32

Carter signs with Hawks for historic 22nd NBA campaign

Vince Carter is set to make NBA history this season after signing with the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, the 42-year-old swingman set for his record 22nd league campaign.
Soure:AFP: 2019/9/23 20:48:41