Professional Basketball

Source: NBA, the players’ union could return to daily COVID tests | Basketball

Philadelphia 76ers head coach Doc Rivers leaves the field at halftime in an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday, December 13, 2021 in Memphis, TN (AP Photo / Brandon Dill) Dill brandon TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association are improving …

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Timberwolves stop losing streak with 116-111 win in Portland | Basketball

Portland Trail Blazers goalie Damian Lillard, left, faces Minnesota Timberwolves goalie Patrick Beverley, left, in the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore. On Sunday, Dec.12, 2021. Portland Trail Blazers goalie Damian Lillard starts a quick break against the Minnesota Timberwolves in the first half of an …

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NBA: Durant-led Nets beat Hawks, improve to 8-0 after loss

ATLANTA (AP) – Kevin Durant scored 31 points, including a jumper midway through the fourth quarter, and the Brooklyn Nets proved resilient again, beating the Atlanta Hawks 113-105 in the NBA on Friday night. The Nets, protecting their slim lead over Chicago for the best record in the Eastern Conference, …

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Fantasy basketball 30 – Growing worry with Luka Doncic

3:29 p.m. ET Eric MoodyESPN Who is in fashion? What rotations change? What’s the latest with the notable injuries around the NBA? Here’s a look at the league’s most relevant news and ratings for all 30 teams: Atlanta Hawks: Solomon Hill tore his right hamstring on Wednesday and is set …

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Lakers’ Jeanie Buss not ready to “pass judgment” on coach Frank Vogel

The Lakers signed Frank Vogel for a one-year extension last summer, which keeps him under contract until the 2022-23 season. LOS ANGELES – The comment was neither praised nor criticized. With the Los Angeles Lakers hovering above or below 0.500 for the first quarter of the season amid overlapping injuries …

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“The head coach made us all stupid”

Kobe Bryant is best known for his iconic NBA career with the Los Angeles Lakers. But before Kobe even played professional basketball for a second, he was one of the top high school players in the country in Lower Merion. His success there even led him to drop out of …

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UNC Basketball vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Match Preview

The UNC basketball program will face the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the first game of the CCA conference for either team. North Carolina and Georgia Tech are looking to kick off their ACC calendar with a win. The Tar Heels come off a resounding 21-point victory over the Michigan …

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Spurs beat Wizards 116-99 for first winning streak of season | Basketball

SAN ANTONIO (AP) – Derrick White had 24 points, Dejounte Murray had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Washington Wizards 116-99 to win back-to-back games for the first time this season. Murray also had eight assists for San Antonio, which saw six players score …

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