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LeBron James on this week's unrest at Capitol Hill:
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LeBron James on this week's unrest at Capitol Hill: "We live in two Americas"

LeBron James has remained a critic of Trump during his four years in office and said that what happened at the US Capitol was a direct correlation of what Trump represents.

NBA: Becky Hammon becomes first woman to direct NBA team; Spurs go down to Lakers
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NBA: Becky Hammon becomes first woman to direct NBA team; Spurs go down to Lakers

Becky Hammon, the assistant coach, took over the San Antonio Spurs in the second quarter after coach Gregg Popovich was ejected in a 121-107 loss to LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Team USA men's basketball coach Gregg Popovich knows filling roster may be tricky
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Team USA men's basketball coach Gregg Popovich knows filling roster may be tricky

Game 7 of the 2021 NBA Finals, as of now, would be played on 22 July. The Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony, as of now, would be the next day.

NBA: League releases COVID-19 testing results, no players confirmed positive in bubble
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NBA: League releases COVID-19 testing results, no players confirmed positive in bubble

Of the 343 NBA players tested since results were last announced 29 July, none has been confirmed positive.

NBA: Gregg Popovich, Jonathan Isaac, Becky Hammon choose to stand for anthem in bubble
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NBA: Gregg Popovich, Jonathan Isaac, Becky Hammon choose to stand for anthem in bubble

Jonathan Isaac became the first player to not kneel when he stood before he and the Orlando Magic played the Brooklyn Nets.

George Floyd death: San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he's 'embarrassed as a white person'
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George Floyd death: San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he's 'embarrassed as a white person'

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said he’s embarrassed as a white person that George Floyd could die in such a nonchalant manner.

Coronavirus pandemic: USA Basketball still preparing for Tokyo Olympics, says assistant coach Steve Kerr
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Coronavirus pandemic: USA Basketball still preparing for Tokyo Olympics, says assistant coach Steve Kerr

The USA Basketball coaching staff for the Tokyo Olympics is still preparing as if there will be a gold medal to try and defend this summer, even in highly uncertain times caused by the global coronavirus pandemic.

NBA: 'Personal reasons' keep Gregg Popovich out, Spurs get first win under Tim Duncan as acting head coach
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NBA: 'Personal reasons' keep Gregg Popovich out, Spurs get first win under Tim Duncan as acting head coach

Tim Duncan won more than 1,000 games as an NBA player. He got his first victory as an acting head coach on Tuesday night

NBA: James Harden scores 49 points from career-high 41 attempts, Rockets beat Timberwolves 125-105
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NBA: James Harden scores 49 points from career-high 41 attempts, Rockets beat Timberwolves 125-105

Harden unloaded Saturday night, scoring 49 points on a whopping 41 shots from the field to lead Rockets to their seventh straight victory, 125-105 over the Minnesota Timberwolves.

NBA: San Antonio Spurs retire French NBA star Tony Parker's number nine jersey in ceremony
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NBA: San Antonio Spurs retire French NBA star Tony Parker's number nine jersey in ceremony

Tony Parker won four NBA titles in 17 seasons with the Spurs, joining the club in 2001 and becoming a starter as a 19-year-old European newcomer after only four games.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry says he plans to play for USA at next year's Games
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry says he plans to play for USA at next year's Games

Stephen Curry, a three-time NBA champion and two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, has never played for a US Olympic squad, although he did help American teams win the 2010 and 2014 Basketball World Cups.

FIBA World Cup 2019: Team USA slink out with victory over Poland, but finish with lowest-ever 7th position
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FIBA World Cup 2019: Team USA slink out with victory over Poland, but finish with lowest-ever 7th position

Outgoing champions, Team USA, won their final match on Saturday at the Basketball World Cup — but it was still their worst finishing place in the tournament's history.

FIBA World Cup 2019: Defending champions USA beat Brazil to set up tricky quarter-final encounter against France
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FIBA World Cup 2019: Defending champions USA beat Brazil to set up tricky quarter-final encounter against France

Gregg Popovich's young USA team were already assured of a place in the last eight but they still made it five wins in a row to top Group K in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen

FIBA World Cup 2019: Defending champions United States survive Turkey scare to clinch victory in overtime
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FIBA World Cup 2019: Defending champions United States survive Turkey scare to clinch victory in overtime

Reigning champions the United States were given a huge scare in a nail-biting 93-92 overtime victory over Turkey at the Basketball World Cup in China on Tuesday.

Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe slams 'joke' seating at USA vs Australia basketball game in Melbourne
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Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe slams 'joke' seating at USA vs Australia basketball game in Melbourne

Kemba Walker scored 23 points to lead the US over Australia 102-86 before a crowd of 51,218 at a stadium that usually features cricket, football or Aussie Rules.

FIBA World Cup 2019: USA coach Gregg Popovich singles out Australia as major title threat ahead of tournament
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FIBA World Cup 2019: USA coach Gregg Popovich singles out Australia as major title threat ahead of tournament

Australia, led by Patty Mills, who is coached by Popovich at San Antonio, lost the bronze medal final at the 2016 Olympics to Spain

NBA: San Antonio Spurs great Tim Duncan returns to team as assistant under longtime head coach Gregg Popovich
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NBA: San Antonio Spurs great Tim Duncan returns to team as assistant under longtime head coach Gregg Popovich

San Antonio great Tim Duncan is returning to the Spurs as an assistant under longtime head coach Gregg Popovich, the NBA team said Monday.

NBA Playoffs 2019: Nikola Jokic's triple-double powers Nuggets into second round at Spurs' expense
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NBA Playoffs 2019: Nikola Jokic's triple-double powers Nuggets into second round at Spurs' expense

Nikola Jokic had a triple-double and Jamal Murray tallied 23 points as the Denver Nuggets punched their ticket to the second round of the NBA playoffs.

NBA Playoffs 2019: DeMar DeRozan shines as 'aggressive' Spurs dominate Nuggets to force winner-take-all game seven
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NBA Playoffs 2019: DeMar DeRozan shines as 'aggressive' Spurs dominate Nuggets to force winner-take-all game seven

The San Antonio Spurs weren't about to go quietly in their first-round series with the Denver Nuggets, delivering a dominating 120-103 win on Thursday to force a winner-take all game seven.

NBA: Spurs' coach Gregg Popovich ejected 63 seconds into team's loss to Nuggets; Gordon Hayward leads Celtics to win
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NBA: Spurs' coach Gregg Popovich ejected 63 seconds into team's loss to Nuggets; Gordon Hayward leads Celtics to win

Nikola Jokic was just one assist shy of a triple-double as he led the Nuggets to a blowout of the Spurs who saw Gregg Popovich tossed 63 seconds into the game.