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NBA: Seven of the eight first-round playoff matchups set, last to be decided with play-in series
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NBA: Seven of the eight first-round playoff matchups set, last to be decided with play-in series

The full list of NBA Playoff matchups won't be known until at least Saturday, when the West play-in series begins with Portland, Memphis, Phoenix and San Antonio bidding for those two spots.

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: James Harden scores 49 points, Houston Rockets outlast Dallas Mavericks in overtime
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NBA: James Harden scores 49 points, Houston Rockets outlast Dallas Mavericks in overtime

Harden, who had 23 points in the first quarter, passed Calvin Murphy to become the second-leading scorer in franchise history behind Hakeem Olajuwon.

As NBA restarts after four-month hiatus, teams, players and coaches grapple with unfamiliar situations in the bubble
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As NBA restarts after four-month hiatus, teams, players and coaches grapple with unfamiliar situations in the bubble

When the NBA restarts in the Orlando bubble, it is likely to drag everyone out of their comfort zones in more ways than one.

NBA: Houston Rockets' Russell Westbrook announces he's tested positive for coronavirus
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NBA: Houston Rockets' Russell Westbrook announces he's tested positive for coronavirus

Announcing the news on his Instagram page, Westbrook wrote: “I'm currently feeling well, quarantined, and looking forward to rejoining my teammates when I am cleared."

NBA: Ahead of season restart, teams on the cusp of having real practices again in three-hour windows
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NBA: Ahead of season restart, teams on the cusp of having real practices again in three-hour windows

The NBA season resumes on 30 July. Players have said throughout the shutdown that having only three weeks of actual practice to get ready for game action may not be enough

NBA: New York Knicks superfan Spike Lee won't watch games at Madison Square Garden this season after elevator quarrel
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NBA: New York Knicks superfan Spike Lee won't watch games at Madison Square Garden this season after elevator quarrel

Spike Lee said he had has been using the employee entrance on 33rd Street for more than two decades as a season ticket holder. The Knicks wanted him to use the entrance for celebrities, which is two blocks away.

NBA teams, USA Basketball still may play in China in 2020, says league commissioner Adam Silver
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NBA teams, USA Basketball still may play in China in 2020, says league commissioner Adam Silver

The NBA and USA Basketball are still considering playing in China later this year, though the complexities of both the political rift caused by a tweet last fall and the ongoing health concerns in the world’s most populous country are making those plans seem decidedly uncertain.

NBA: LeBron James' 36 points power Lakers to victory; Nikola Jokic narrowly misses out on triple double as Nuggets win
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NBA: LeBron James' 36 points power Lakers to victory; Nikola Jokic narrowly misses out on triple double as Nuggets win

James added nine assists and seven rebounds, and he hit five of his six 3s in that decisive barrage. Anthony Davis and Kyle Kuzma had 18 points apiece as the Lakers beat San Antonio for the third time this season, sweeping the season series

Kobe Bryant dead: NBA teams honour Lakers legend with 24-second, 8-second violations, Dallas Mavericks retire number 24
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Kobe Bryant dead: NBA teams honour Lakers legend with 24-second, 8-second violations, Dallas Mavericks retire number 24

Kobe Bryant was remembered on Sunday after the five-time NBA champion, his teenage daughter and seven others were killed in a helicopter crash

NBA: Damian Lillard sets Trail Blazers record with 61 points; Kemba Walker powers Celtics to win over Lakers
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NBA: Damian Lillard sets Trail Blazers record with 61 points; Kemba Walker powers Celtics to win over Lakers

Kemba Walker scored 20 points to end a career-long personal losing streak against LeBron James, and Jayson Tatum scored 27 to help Boston send the top team in the Western Conference to its biggest loss of the season

NBA: Rookie guard Ja Morant powers Grizzlies to sixth straight win; Kawhi Leonard scores season-high 43 points
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NBA: Rookie guard Ja Morant powers Grizzlies to sixth straight win; Kawhi Leonard scores season-high 43 points

Rookie guard Ja Morant missed only one of his 11 shots as the Grizzlies extended their longest winning streak since December 2016

NBA: James Harden reaches 20,000 points, Houston Rockets rout Minnesota Timberwolves
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NBA: James Harden reaches 20,000 points, Houston Rockets rout Minnesota Timberwolves

James Harden scored 32 points in three quarters to surpass 20,000 and the Houston Rockets rolled to a 139-109 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves

NBA: James Harden, Trae Young score 40-point triple doubles as Rockets beat Hawks; DeMar DeRozan powers Spurs to victory
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NBA: James Harden, Trae Young score 40-point triple doubles as Rockets beat Hawks; DeMar DeRozan powers Spurs to victory

Young had 42 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists. He and Harden are the first players to post 40-point triple-doubles in the same game, according to the Elias Sports Bureau

NBA: James Harden powers Rockets to victory over 76ers; Celtics edge past Hawks
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NBA: James Harden powers Rockets to victory over 76ers; Celtics edge past Hawks

On a “Flashback Friday” in which the Rockets wore retro ketchup-and-mustard uniforms from their back-to-back NBA title days in the mid-90s, Harden sported a white headband and cornrows

NBA: Anthony Davis scores 33 points to help Lakers down Heat; James Harden stars in Rockets win over Magic
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NBA: Anthony Davis scores 33 points to help Lakers down Heat; James Harden stars in Rockets win over Magic

Anthony Davis scored 33 points, LeBron James had 28 while coming within a rebound of a triple-double and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the Miami Heat 113-110 on Friday night.

NBA: Celtics condemn Cavaliers to seventh consecutive loss; Kings pip Rockets by a solitary point
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NBA: Celtics condemn Cavaliers to seventh consecutive loss; Kings pip Rockets by a solitary point

Kemba Walker led Boston’s balanced scoring with 22 points, Gordon Hayward had 14 points in his return from a broken hand and the Celtics remained unbeaten at home with a 110-88 victory over the sinking Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night.

NBA: Russell Westbrook, James Harden combine to help Rockets snap away losing streak; Wizards beat 76ers
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NBA: Russell Westbrook, James Harden combine to help Rockets snap away losing streak; Wizards beat 76ers

Russell Westbrook had 19 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists, James Harden shook off a slow start to score 23 points and the Houston Rockets beat the Toronto Raptors 119-109 on Thursday night, snapping a three-game road losing streak.

NBA: Kemba Walker scores 39 points in Celtics' win over Nets; James Harden, Russell Westbrook shine in Rockets' victory
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NBA: Kemba Walker scores 39 points in Celtics' win over Nets; James Harden, Russell Westbrook shine in Rockets' victory

Kemba Walker returned from a neck injury to score a season-high 39 points as Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 121-110 on Wednesday.

NBA: Anthony Davis' second-half blitz powers Lakers to win over Thunder; Luka Doncic shines in Mavericks' thrashing of Cavaliers
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NBA: Anthony Davis' second-half blitz powers Lakers to win over Thunder; Luka Doncic shines in Mavericks' thrashing of Cavaliers

Get yourself up to date with all the happenings of the NBA in our comprehensive wrap of the day's action, including Lakers' win over OKC Thunder and Kawhi Leonard's clutch jumper.