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NBA: LeBron James fined for 'obscene gesture,' warned for swearing
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NBA: LeBron James fined for 'obscene gesture,' warned for swearing

James also had a pair of fans ejected from the Pacers game in overtime, after they heckled him from their courtside seats.

NBA: LeBron James shines late as Lakers down Pacers in overtime, Warriors beat Sixers
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NBA: LeBron James shines late as Lakers down Pacers in overtime, Warriors beat Sixers

A fired-up James scored eight of the Lakers' 12 points in the extra session, draining a pair of three-pointers for the win in his return from a one-game ban as his team fell to the Knicks.

NBA: Thunder pip Lakers to snap winless run; Adebayo helps Heat down Nets
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NBA: Thunder pip Lakers to snap winless run; Adebayo helps Heat down Nets

were unable to prevent a superb comeback by the Thunder, who had trailed by as many as 26 points late in the second quarter before rallying after the interval.

NBA: Dwight Howard, Anthony Davis downplay confrontation in Lakers' loss to Suns
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NBA: Dwight Howard, Anthony Davis downplay confrontation in Lakers' loss to Suns

Dwight Howard and Anthony Davis both say their physical confrontation on the Los Angeles Lakers' bench was a momentary disagreement that has already been resolved.

NBA Western Conference preview: LA Lakers may be the ones to catch
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NBA Western Conference preview: LA Lakers may be the ones to catch

It's easy to see why the Lakers would be a fashionable pick to emerge as the Western Conference representative in the NBA Finals this season.

NBA: From Rockets' young roster to Raptors' homecoming, biggest talking points of upcoming season
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NBA: From Rockets' young roster to Raptors' homecoming, biggest talking points of upcoming season

The first practices of the season in the NBA are here, with teams set to hit the floor on Tuesday to formally begin getting ready for the 2021-22 campaign. A six-pack of things to watch as things get started:

NBA: LeBron James fueled by snub in best player poll ahead of new season
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NBA: LeBron James fueled by snub in best player poll ahead of new season

An ESPN survey of 10 NBA executives and scouts was evenly split between US Olympic hero Kevin Durant of the Brooklyn Nets and Greek star Giannis Antetokounmpo.

NBA: Russell Westbrook eager to help LeBron James in Lakers homecoming
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NBA: Russell Westbrook eager to help LeBron James in Lakers homecoming

After spending the last half-decade racking up spectacular numbers for teams with little chance of major success, Westbrook is joining the Lakers for his 14th NBA season.

NBA: Anthony Davis says injuries 'a big factor' for Los Angeles Lakers' title defence unravelling
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NBA: Anthony Davis says injuries 'a big factor' for Los Angeles Lakers' title defence unravelling

Anthony Davis missed half of the 72-game regular season because of a string of injuries. LeBron James, who missed more than 20 games this season with a high right ankle sprain.

NBA: Brad Stevens replacing Danny Ainge as president of basketball operations in Boston Celtics shakeup
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NBA: Brad Stevens replacing Danny Ainge as president of basketball operations in Boston Celtics shakeup

Danny Ainge, Boston Celtics' president of basketball operations, retired and coach Brad Stevens will move up to the front office to replace him. The moves came about 12 hours after the 17-time NBA champions lost to the Brooklyn Nets in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series

NBA: Eastern Conference champions no more, Miami Heat start to look to what's next
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NBA: Eastern Conference champions no more, Miami Heat start to look to what's next

There was no run to the NBA Finals this year for the Miami Heat, not even a single playoff victory. With the Heat entering a crucial offseason, here's what to watch for:

NBA: LeBron James-Stephen Curry clash to be highlight of play-in round as teams jostle for playoff spots
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NBA: LeBron James-Stephen Curry clash to be highlight of play-in round as teams jostle for playoff spots

LeBron James and Stephen Curry have squared off four times for championships, back in the days of those Warriors-Cleveland matchups in the NBA Finals being annual events. They’ll square off on Wednesday for a slightly different prize — the No 7 seed in the West playoffs.

Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant posthumously inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame
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Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant posthumously inducted into Basketball Hall of Fame

Bryant was inducted as part of the Class of 2020, almost 16 months after he and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna were killed in a helicopter crash along with seven others in southern California.

NBA: With two days left for end of regular season, there's much left to decide
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NBA: With two days left for end of regular season, there's much left to decide

The play-in field isn’t quite set. And nobody knows who’ll play anybody yet. Welcome to the final weekend of the NBA’s regular season

NBA: Atlanta Hawks, New York Knicks seal playoffs berth; LA Lakers edge closer with victory over Houston Rockets
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NBA: Atlanta Hawks, New York Knicks seal playoffs berth; LA Lakers edge closer with victory over Houston Rockets

The Atlanta Hawks clinched their first playoff berth since 2016 with a 120-116 come-from-behind victory over the Washington Wizards, and the New York Knicks were assured of their first post-season spot since 2013 when the Boston Celtics fell 102-94 to the Cleveland Cavaliers.

NBA: Lakers keep Knicks waiting for playoff berth after thrilling win; Pacers frustrate Sixers
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NBA: Lakers keep Knicks waiting for playoff berth after thrilling win; Pacers frustrate Sixers

Andrew Wiggins poured in 38 points as the Golden State Warriors upset the second ranked Phoenix Suns 122-116 in San Francisco.

NBA superstar LeBron James' tweet about policeman who shot teen sparks uproar on US right-wing
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NBA superstar LeBron James' tweet about policeman who shot teen sparks uproar on US right-wing

LeBron James took down his tweet hours later, explaining his post was "being used to create more hate". Conservative pundits accused him of racism and irresponsible behaviour over the tweet which was about the shooting of 16-year-old Ma'Khia Bryant by a policeman.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers welcome back fans at the Staples Center for first time in over a year
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NBA: Los Angeles Lakers welcome back fans at the Staples Center for first time in over a year

Health officials in Los Angeles County recently relaxed Covid-19 restrictions, clearing the way for about 2,000 people to pass through the turnstiles.

Indoor sports fans set to return after California rule update as COVID-19 situation improves
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Indoor sports fans set to return after California rule update as COVID-19 situation improves

News of the updated guidelines was welcomed by California sports teams, who have played in empty indoor arenas since the pandemic began.

NBA: LA Lakers add two-time All-Star center Andre Drummond for post-season push
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NBA: LA Lakers add two-time All-Star center Andre Drummond for post-season push

Drummond's arrival in LA is the latest development in the NBA's annual super-team agglomerations around the trade deadline.