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Tiger Woods car crash: Jack Nicklaus 'concerned,' Bryson DeChambeau 'heartbroken', Barack Obama 'sends prayers'
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Tiger Woods car crash: Jack Nicklaus 'concerned,' Bryson DeChambeau 'heartbroken', Barack Obama 'sends prayers'

Bryson DeChambeau noted the fabled comeback of Ben Hogan, who was involved in a 1949 car crash but won six of his nine major titles after the injuries

LeBron James, Magic Johnson and Megan Rapinoe lead American athletes' celebrations over Joe Biden win
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LeBron James, Magic Johnson and Megan Rapinoe lead American athletes' celebrations over Joe Biden win

Donald Trump has sparred numerous times with American athletes over the past four years, especially LeBron James, who called on Black Americans to get out and vote.

NBA stars Jaylen Brown, Karl-Anthony Towns join protests over George Floyd killing; LeBron James, Michael Jordan raise voice on social media
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NBA stars Jaylen Brown, Karl-Anthony Towns join protests over George Floyd killing; LeBron James, Michael Jordan raise voice on social media

NBA stars like Jaylen Brown and Karl-Anthony Towns joined protests over the killing of George Floyd while LeBron James, Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan raised their voice on social media

'Kobe, Kobe, Kobe': All-Star Game crowd in Chicago joined hands to pay their respects to departed legend
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'Kobe, Kobe, Kobe': All-Star Game crowd in Chicago joined hands to pay their respects to departed legend

The stirring pre-game tribute began with Laker great Magic Johnson rousing the crowd and paying homage to Bryant, who was killed along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven other victims in a helicopter crash.

Former NBA commissioner David Stern passes away at 77; basketball community pays homage
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Former NBA commissioner David Stern passes away at 77; basketball community pays homage

Stern oversaw the birth of seven new franchises and the creation of the WNBA and NBA Development League, now the G League, providing countless opportunities to pursue careers playing basketball in the United States that previously weren’t available.

NBA Finals 2018-19: From Steph Curry's secret to vacation LeBron James, everything we have learnt this season
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NBA Finals 2018-19: From Steph Curry's secret to vacation LeBron James, everything we have learnt this season

As we count down to the 2018-19 NBA Finals, it’s time for a look-back at the season that was, warts and all.

NBA: New Los Angeles Lakers coach Frank Vogel calls for a sense of 'togetherness' in wake of team's downward spiral
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NBA: New Los Angeles Lakers coach Frank Vogel calls for a sense of 'togetherness' in wake of team's downward spiral

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel said forging a sense of "togetherness" would be crucial as he attempts to halt six years of failure at the franchise.

NBA: Magic Johnson opens up on exit from Los Angeles Lakers, slams general manager Rob Pelinka
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NBA: Magic Johnson opens up on exit from Los Angeles Lakers, slams general manager Rob Pelinka

Former Los Angeles Lakers executive Magic Johnson said Monday a breakdown in relations with the team's general manager Rob Pelinka contributed to his shock exit from the NBA franchise.

Former rivals Magic Johnson and Larry Bird to receive joint Lifetime Achievement Award at 2019 NBA Awards
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Former rivals Magic Johnson and Larry Bird to receive joint Lifetime Achievement Award at 2019 NBA Awards

Former rivals Magic Johnson and Larry Bird are to receive a joint Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2019 NBA Awards, the league announced on Wednesday

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers' negotiations with Tyronn Lue for head coach role collapse, claims report
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NBA: Los Angeles Lakers' negotiations with Tyronn Lue for head coach role collapse, claims report

Negotiations between the Los Angeles Lakers and Tyronn Lue for the club's head coaching vacancy have collapsed according to the Los Angeles Times.

NBA: LeBron James says he was shocked, upset with Magic Johnson's sudden exit from LA Lakers
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NBA: LeBron James says he was shocked, upset with Magic Johnson's sudden exit from LA Lakers

'It was just weird for him to just be like 'I'm out of here' and not even have no like, 'Hey 'Bron, kiss my ass. I'm out of here' LeBron James said.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers eye former Cleveland Cavaliers boss Tyronn Lue as new head coach, say reports
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NBA: Los Angeles Lakers eye former Cleveland Cavaliers boss Tyronn Lue as new head coach, say reports

The Los Angeles Lakers are homing in on Tyronn Lue in their search for a new head coach, the Los Angeles Times and other US media outlets reported on Friday

NBA: With Magic gone, Los Angeles Lakers will need more than charisma and luck to pull through slump
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NBA: With Magic gone, Los Angeles Lakers will need more than charisma and luck to pull through slump

Put it in any way you’d like, but you have to admit, the LA Lakers and Magic Johnson were meant to be. Until last week, that is. Until he unceremoniously stepped down from his job as President of Basketball Operations.

NBA: LA Lakers terminate head coach Luke Walton's contract three days after Magic Johnson’s abrupt resignation
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NBA: LA Lakers terminate head coach Luke Walton's contract three days after Magic Johnson’s abrupt resignation

The Los Angeles Lakers continued their clearout after a disastrous first season following the arrival of LeBron James by terminating the contract of head coach Luke Walton on Friday.

NBA: Magic Johnson steps down as LA Lakers chief to send ailing franchise into fresh turmoil
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NBA: Magic Johnson steps down as LA Lakers chief to send ailing franchise into fresh turmoil

Magic Johnson stunned the basketball world on Tuesday, abruptly resigning from his management role with the Los Angeles Lakers and plunging the ailing NBA franchise into fresh turmoil.

NBA: LeBron James says Los Angeles Lakers face 'critical' offseason after missing playoffs for sixth consecutive year
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NBA: LeBron James says Los Angeles Lakers face 'critical' offseason after missing playoffs for sixth consecutive year

LeBron James believes the Los Angeles Lakers face a 'critical' offseason as the team attempts to rebuild after missing the playoffs for a sixth consecutive year.

NBA: New Orleans Pelicans relieve Dell Demps as general manager after Anthony Davis 'dumpster fire'
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NBA: New Orleans Pelicans relieve Dell Demps as general manager after Anthony Davis 'dumpster fire'

Demps exited a week after the NBA trade deadline passed with Davis still with the Pelicans despite saying he wanted a transfer to an NBA title contender.

NBA found no evidence of tampering following investigation into Ben Simmons-Magic Johnson meeting request
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NBA found no evidence of tampering following investigation into Ben Simmons-Magic Johnson meeting request

The NBA said on Tuesday it had found no evidence of tampering following an investigation into remarks involving Philadelphia 76ers star Ben Simmons and Los Angeles Lakers president Magic Johnson.

NBA: Sixers' star Ben Simmons to be investigated over possible contact with Lakers president Magic Johnson for a move
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NBA: Sixers' star Ben Simmons to be investigated over possible contact with Lakers president Magic Johnson for a move

NBA officials are investigating whether any tampering rules were violated following reports of the Philadelphia 76ers' Australian star Ben Simmons seeking a meeting with Los Angeles Lakers president Magic Johnson

NBA: Lakers' Magic Johnson says Pelicans did not act in good faith during Anthony Davis trade talks
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NBA: Lakers' Magic Johnson says Pelicans did not act in good faith during Anthony Davis trade talks

Magic Johnson, president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers, said Sunday the New Orleans Pelicans never bargained with them in good faith regarding NBA star Anthony Davis