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NBA: Tom Thibodeau adds Kentucky's Kenny Payne to New York Knicks coaching staff
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NBA: Tom Thibodeau adds Kentucky's Kenny Payne to New York Knicks coaching staff

Payne has spent the last 10 years at Kentucky, where he has been John Calipari's associate head coach since 2014.

NBA: Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green fined $50,000 for tampering after Devin Booker comments
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NBA: Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green fined $50,000 for tampering after Devin Booker comments

The NBA fined Green $50,000 on Sunday for violating the league’s anti-tampering rule with his comments about Booker, the Phoenix Suns’ star guard.

NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo, LeBron James and James Harden named as finalists for MVP
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NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo, LeBron James and James Harden named as finalists for MVP

Should he win, LeBron James would join Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (a six-time winner), Michael Jordan and Bill Russell as the NBA’s only five-time MVPs

NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo helps Milwaukee Bucks beat Miami Heat, clinch top seed in Eastern Conference
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NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo helps Milwaukee Bucks beat Miami Heat, clinch top seed in Eastern Conference

The Bucks, who won their only NBA title in 1971, could face Miami in the second round of the playoffs with Toronto, Boston, Indiana and Philadelphia threats as well. But Milwaukee's star forward sees the Bucks' main worry as playing to their potential.

The Filter Koffee Podcast: Akshay Manwani on the importance of crediting lyricists and the evolution of the NBA in India
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The Filter Koffee Podcast: Akshay Manwani on the importance of crediting lyricists and the evolution of the NBA in India

In this episode of The Filter Koffee Podcast, Akshay Manwani talks about the importance of crediting a lyricist, his passion for Nasir Hussain’s art and the evolution of the NBA in India.

NBA: Miami Heat's Jimmy Buttler absence from training caused by quarantine, says Jae Crowder
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NBA: Miami Heat's Jimmy Buttler absence from training caused by quarantine, says Jae Crowder

The Heat said only that Butler, who scored 22 points in Miami’s restart-opening win over Denver on Saturday, had an excused absence.

NBA: Tom Thibodeau returns to New York Knicks as head coach
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NBA: Tom Thibodeau returns to New York Knicks as head coach

Thibodeau was hired Thursday, returning to the team he helped lead to the NBA Finals as an assistant.

NBA: Playing in Orlando bubble is ‘safest place you can be,’ says deputy commissioner Mark Tatum
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NBA: Playing in Orlando bubble is ‘safest place you can be,’ says deputy commissioner Mark Tatum

Just a day before the NBA restarts in a bubble in Orlando, the league announced that all 344 players have tested negative for COVID-19.

Past Masters of Indian Sports: Geethu Anna Rahul's path-breaking success makes her Indian basketball's GOAT
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Past Masters of Indian Sports: Geethu Anna Rahul's path-breaking success makes her Indian basketball's GOAT

WNBA tryouts, WNBL offer, success at Asian Championships, India basketball legend Geethu Anna Rahul's legacy is a collection of historic leaps and memorable performances

As Princepal Singh signs with NBA G League, a look at what the Select Contract entails
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As Princepal Singh signs with NBA G League, a look at what the Select Contract entails

After India's Princepal Singh signed with the NBA G League on a Select Contract, here's everything you need to know about the professional pathway of NBA's development league.

NBA: India's Princepal Singh signs contract with G League to play with 'Select Team' next season
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NBA: India's Princepal Singh signs contract with G League to play with 'Select Team' next season

Princepal Singh is the first NBA Academy graduate to sign with the NBA G League and first NBA Academy India graduate to sign a professional contract.

NBA: Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls signing jersey to go up for auction in December
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NBA: Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls signing jersey to go up for auction in December

The red and white jersey emblazoned with the name Jordan and the number 23 is expected to fetch between $200,000 and $400,000, the auction house said.

WNBA: New York Liberty, Seattle Storm players walk off during national anthem in protest against racial inequality
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WNBA: New York Liberty, Seattle Storm players walk off during national anthem in protest against racial inequality

Players from the WNBA and other athletes from around the world are joining in anti-racism protests sparked by the high-profile deaths of Black Americans at the hands of police officers.

With strict medical protocols and no travel, WNBA set to tip off shortened season after delayed start
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With strict medical protocols and no travel, WNBA set to tip off shortened season after delayed start

A WNBA season like no other will get underway on Saturday with all 12 teams at a single site.

NBA says race for the season's individual honours over, voting to be completed before restart
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NBA says race for the season's individual honours over, voting to be completed before restart

The NBA told teams that none of the seeding games will be taken into consideration for any postseason award, and that voting for individual honours will be completed before the 30 July restart of the season.

NBA: New Orleans Pelicans' Zion Williamson leaves Orlando bubble for 'family medical matter'
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NBA: New Orleans Pelicans' Zion Williamson leaves Orlando bubble for 'family medical matter'

The Pelicans say Williamson intends to rejoin the team in the Orlando area for the resumption of the season, but they did not specify when.

NBA: Anthony Davis confirms he won't wear social justice message on jersey for league's restart
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NBA: Anthony Davis confirms he won't wear social justice message on jersey for league's restart

Anthony Davis and LeBron James both declined to choose a social justice message to replace their names on the back of their jerseys during the NBA restart.

NBA: Social justice message on back of jersey does not resonate with my mission, says LeBron James
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NBA: Social justice message on back of jersey does not resonate with my mission, says LeBron James

The Los Angeles Lakers superstar won't wear one of the NBA-approved social justice messages on the back of his jersey when the NBA resumes competition later this month in the Orlando bubble.

NBA: Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard emerges from coronavirus-enforced shutdown ready for Playoff push
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NBA: Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard emerges from coronavirus-enforced shutdown ready for Playoff push

With Trail Blazers sitting ninth in the West, Damian Lillard said, "We don’t have time to ease our way in, we don't have time to try and figure stuff out. We’ve got to come in assertive and aggressive."

Men's basketball captain Vishesh Bhriguvanshi calls for professional league to improve sport in India
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Men's basketball captain Vishesh Bhriguvanshi calls for professional league to improve sport in India

In 2017 Bhriguvanshi became the first Indian to be signed by Australia's National Basketball League