NBA

Dan Mennella
January 26, 2020 - 5:00 am
The King has inched toward yet another crown. LeBron James passed Kobe Bryant for third place in points scored in NBA history in the Lakers’ 110-91 loss to the 76ers in Philadelphia on Saturday. James needed 18 points to surpass Bryant, and finished the game with 29 points on 9-of-18 shooting from...
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John Healy
January 24, 2020 - 11:24 am
The 2020 NBA All-Stars are in. The league announced the starters for both the Eastern and Western Conference earlier this month, with votes being tallied by a combination of fans (50 percent), current players (25 percent) and media (25 percent). Thursday, we learned who the reserves for each...
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference before an NBA preseason basketball game between the Houston Rockets and the Toronto Raptors in Saitama, Japan. A person familiar with the negotiations says the NBA is working with the players’ union
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Associated Press
December 20, 2019 - 8:54 pm
The NBA has sent a proposal to teams calling for a 78-game regular season
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NBA Commissioner David Stern
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Associated Press
December 17, 2019 - 6:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Former NBA Commissioner David Stern remains in serious condition following emergency brain surgery last week. The league said Tuesday that Stern is surrounded by his loved ones and receiving great care. The NBA says both the league and Stern's family appreciate the outpouring of...
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Road Rantz with Flyin' Myron Brown
Jeff Oravitz
December 13, 2019 - 10:58 am
This week Paul Zeise takes one of the great basketball players in Pennsylvania history and former NBA player, Myron Brown, our for a ride.
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Former NBA Commissioner David Stern
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Associated Press
December 12, 2019 - 10:46 pm
Former Commissioner David Stern suffered a sudden brain hemorrhage Thursday and had emergency surgery.
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Former Toronto Raptors and now Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard salutes the crowd as he receives his 2019 NBA championship ring prior to an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, in Toronto.
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Associated Press
December 11, 2019 - 8:57 pm
Leonard received his championship ring to deafening applause and chants of “MVP! MVP!"
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Referee Lauren Holtkamp-Sterling watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game between the Chicago Bulls and the Golden State Warriors on Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, in Chicago. This is Holtkamp-Sterling's first game back since giving birth.
(AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
Associated Press
December 06, 2019 - 10:02 pm
Holtkamp-Sterling worked the Bulls-Warriors game in Chicago.
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Associated Press
November 20, 2019 - 7:59 pm
Charles Barkley has issued an apology for a comment he made to a female political reporter about hitting her.
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(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
Associated Press
November 15, 2019 - 8:07 pm
He said he didn’t deserve to be the first black player inducted, tweeting: “I felt others before me should have that honor.”
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