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NBA: Utah Jazz thump defending champions Lakers; Lu Dort shines in Oklahoma City Thunder's win
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NBA: Utah Jazz thump defending champions Lakers; Lu Dort shines in Oklahoma City Thunder's win

The Western Conference-leading Jazz made 22 three-pointers to the Lakers' eight, pulling away in the second quarter as they improved to 26-6.

NBA: Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard calls out Minnesota Timberwolves for hiring Chris Finch as head coach
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NBA: Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard calls out Minnesota Timberwolves for hiring Chris Finch as head coach

The Timberwolves announced on Monday they had hired Toronto Raptors assistant coach Chris Finch with the move coming less than 24 hours after they sacked head coach Ryan Saunders.

NBA: Joel Embiid scores career-high 50 points in 76ers' win over Bulls; Nuggets beat Cavaliers
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NBA: Joel Embiid scores career-high 50 points in 76ers' win over Bulls; Nuggets beat Cavaliers

Embiid added 17 rebounds, five assists, four blocks and two steals in a dominating performance at both ends.

NBA: Tobias Harris, 76ers hand LA Lakers first road defeat of season in 107-106 win
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NBA: Tobias Harris, 76ers hand LA Lakers first road defeat of season in 107-106 win

The Lakers, who had won a franchise-best 10 road games to start the season, nearly kept the streak alive despite trailing by 14 points in the fourth quarter.

NBA: Lakers rout OKC for franchise-record 7-0 road start; Trail Blazers tie franchise record 23 3-pointers
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NBA: Lakers rout OKC for franchise-record 7-0 road start; Trail Blazers tie franchise record 23 3-pointers

The defending champions Lakers have won four straight to improve to an NBA-best 10-3. They surpassed the 1985-86 squad with the 7-0 road start

NBA: D'Angelo Russell, Timberwolves snap 7-game losing streak; Kawhi Leonard gets 10,000th point in Clippers win
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NBA: D'Angelo Russell, Timberwolves snap 7-game losing streak; Kawhi Leonard gets 10,000th point in Clippers win

This was the first time the Timberwolves had held an opponent to under 100 points since 2 January, 2020.

NBA: Lakers, 76ers' winning streaks snapped by Spurs, Nets; Trail Blazers rout Timberwolves
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NBA: Lakers, 76ers' winning streaks snapped by Spurs, Nets; Trail Blazers rout Timberwolves

The 76ers came in at 7-1 and off their best performance of the season, when they shot an NBA season-high 61.7% in a 141-136 victory over Washington

NBA: Lakers stretch winning streak to four; Spurs stop 4-game skid at Clippers
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NBA: Lakers stretch winning streak to four; Spurs stop 4-game skid at Clippers

On a poor shooting night for both teams, the Lakers were able to depend on James and Davis down the stretch. James and Davis combined for a run of 15 points late in the fourth to take the lead to 92-83 with 31.1 seconds left.

NBA: Stephen Curry scores career-high 62 points, Warriors beat Blazers; Wizards edge Nets
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NBA: Stephen Curry scores career-high 62 points, Warriors beat Blazers; Wizards edge Nets

Stephen Curry had the highest-scoring game in the NBA this season, finishing 18 for 31 and 8 of 16 on 3-pointers after beginning with a 21-point first quarter.

NBA: Anthony Davis, LeBron James help Lakers rally past Spurs; first wins for Wizards, Pistons
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NBA: Anthony Davis, LeBron James help Lakers rally past Spurs; first wins for Wizards, Pistons

The Lakers closed with a 9-0 run for their second victory over the Spurs in three days.

NBA: Jayson Tatum hits game-winner as Celtics edge Bucks, Heat fall in season opener
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NBA: Jayson Tatum hits game-winner as Celtics edge Bucks, Heat fall in season opener

Antetokounmpo, who last week signed a five-year contract extension reportedly worth a record $228 million, led Milwaukee with 35 points, 13 rebounds, two assists and two blocked shots.

NBA: Bloodied Giannis Antetokounmpo, emotional Karl-Anthony Towns back on court for preseason
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NBA: Bloodied Giannis Antetokounmpo, emotional Karl-Anthony Towns back on court for preseason

Franchises are fine-tuning their rosters as veterans work on their roles and rookies seek to show they can contribute with the new NBA season less than two weeks away.

NBA: Free agency opens with De'Aaron Fox and Sacramento Kings agreeing $163 million deal
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NBA: Free agency opens with De'Aaron Fox and Sacramento Kings agreeing $163 million deal

Fox's numbers have improved in each of his three NBA seasons. He averaged 11.6 points as a rookie, then 17.3 points two seasons ago and finally 21.1 points last season for the Kings. His field goal percentage has also risen in each of the last two seasons.

NBA Draft 2020: COVID-19 restrictions, uncertainty over top pick key issues ahead of event
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NBA Draft 2020: COVID-19 restrictions, uncertainty over top pick key issues ahead of event

The Minnesota Timberwolves will have the coveted first pick, ahead of the second-placed Golden State Warriors and the Charlotte Hornets.

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

Coronavirus Outbreak: NBA team Minnesota Timberwolves poised to reopen practice facility in Minneapolis
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Coronavirus Outbreak: NBA team Minnesota Timberwolves poised to reopen practice facility in Minneapolis

About half of NBA teams have begun arranging workouts, since Commissioner Adam Silver gave the go-ahead two weeks ago, subject to state and local guidelines.

Coronavirus pandemic: NBA star Karl-Anthony Towns donates $100,000; Michael Jordan sets up fund for Hornets part-timers
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Coronavirus pandemic: NBA star Karl-Anthony Towns donates $100,000; Michael Jordan sets up fund for Hornets part-timers

Minnesota-based Mayo Clinic said it expects the money from Towns will help increase capacity for coronavirus from 200 tests per day to more than 1,000 per day in the coming weeks.

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: TJ Warren scores 21 points as Pacers hold on against 76ers; LeBron James, Dwight Howard power Lakers to victory
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NBA: TJ Warren scores 21 points as Pacers hold on against 76ers; LeBron James, Dwight Howard power Lakers to victory

The Pacers have now beaten the 76ers twice in 14 days, this time after charging back from an 11-point deficit midway through the third quarter

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