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James Harden apologizes for traffic violation in Shanghai

Houston Rockets star James Harden is used to flying past defenders in the NBA, but he was swiftly blocked by a traffic officer in China as he rode a scooter in Shanghai.
Soure:AFP: 2019/7/1 19:23:40

Durant headed to Nets on $164 million deal

Two-time NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Kevin Durant announced Sunday that he will leave the Golden State Warriors, his team since 2016, to join the Brooklyn Nets.
Soure:AFP: 2019/7/1 17:58:39

Durant, Leonard talk about becoming NBA teammates

Two-time NBA Finals Most Valuable Players Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard are talking about becoming teammates, according to multiple reports on the eve of the start of free agency. ESPN and The Athletic websites each cited unnamed sources in reporting Durant and Leonard have discussed the possibility of each signing with the New York Knicks or Los Angeles Clippers.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/30 19:28:40

Antetokounmpo named NBA Most Valuable Player

Milwaukee Bucks star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was named the NBA's Most Valuable Player for the 2018-19 regular season on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/25 19:38:40

Pelicans picks Zion Williamson as NBA No. 1 draft

Zion Williamson was the No. 1 pick of the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday night.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/6/21 11:33:23

Pelicans eye teenage star Williamson, future in Thursday's NBA Draft

Teenage star Zion Williamson is set to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday as the New Orleans Pelicans launch their quest to build a team of championship contenders.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/19 21:28:40

Raptors deliver Canada's first ever NBA championship

The Toronto Raptors won Canada its first NBA title with a 114-110 victory in Game 6 of the Finals' best of seven series over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/6/14 14:25:47

Durant's Achilles sends shock waves

When Kevin Durant fell to the court with a right Achilles injury, he sent shock waves across the NBA, some teams having prepared for years to make him huge free agent offers in July.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/13 20:03:40

Warriors seek one last Oracle win

There's one last tipoff coming for the Golden State Warriors at the NBA's oldest arena, with the reigning league champions hoping to pull off one last victory for Oakland fans.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/12 19:33:40

Tony Parker announces retirement

Former San Antonio Spurs star Tony Parker confirmed his retirement from basketball on Monday after 18 seasons in the NBA.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/11 19:38:40

Warriors keep hopes alive

Clutch three-pointers by Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson enabled the defending champions Golden State Warriors to edge Toronto 106-105 on Monday and sustain their hopes of winning a third consecutive NBA Finals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/11 19:23:40

Iguodala lifts Warriors over Raptors in Game 2

Defending champions Golden State needed Andre Iguodala's clutch three-pointer with seven seconds remaining Sunday to hold off Toronto 109-104 and lift the Warriors level in the NBA Finals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/6/3 19:38:40

Stephon Marbury to coach Beijing Beikong basketball team

Former NBA player Stephon Marbury is negotiating with his last CBA franchise Beijing Beikong to join the club as its head coach.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/5/27 10:58:27

Solid defense to lift offense: China's basketball head coach

Chinese national basketball team head coach Li Nan believes defense is the priority for his team in the buildup to the FIBA World Cup to be hosted by China.
Soure:Global Times: 2019/5/24 3:56:24

Australia name NBA star-studded WC squad

Philadephia 76ers star Ben Simmons headlines an NBA player-dominated preliminary Australia squad announced Thursday for this year's Basketball World Cup in China.
Soure:AFP: 2019/5/23 19:18:40

Raptors thump Bucks to level series

The Toronto Raptors closed ranks around hurting star Kawhi Leonard, turning in a total team effort in a 120-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks Tuesday to level the NBA Eastern Conference finals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/5/22 18:33:39

Warriors into 5th straight NBA Finals

Stephen Curry and Draymond Green both posted triple-doubles to power the Golden State Warriors to a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday and into a fifth straight NBA Finals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/5/21 19:03:42

Leonard stars as Raptors claw back

Kawhi Leonard scored eight of his 36 points in the second overtime period Sunday to lead the Toronto Raptors to a gritty 118-112 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA Eastern Conference finals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/5/20 19:03:40