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NBA: Even the trade deadline has a different feel in coronavirus pandemic-dominated year
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NBA: Even the trade deadline has a different feel in coronavirus pandemic-dominated year

As the NBA trade deadline approaches this year, there will be buyers. What’s unclear is how many teams will be willing sellers by 25 March.

NBA: Toronto Raptors denied permission to play in Canada, head to Tampa for home games
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NBA: Toronto Raptors denied permission to play in Canada, head to Tampa for home games

An official familiar with the federal government's decision told AP there is too much COVID-19 circulating in the United States to allow for cross-border travel that is not essential.

NBA: Toronto Raptors hope Kyle Lowry will be ready when they face Boston Celtics
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NBA: Toronto Raptors hope Kyle Lowry will be ready when they face Boston Celtics

Point guard Lowry is the Raptors' veteran leader, the guy who means so much more to them than stats would ever show.

NBA: Reigning champions Toronto Raptors' Nick Nurse voted NBA Coach of the Year for another 50-win season
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NBA: Reigning champions Toronto Raptors' Nick Nurse voted NBA Coach of the Year for another 50-win season

Nurse, who led Toronto to their first title last year in his rookie season, was a runaway winner, receiving 90 first-place votes from a panel of 100 sportswriters and broadcasters.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi's chance to eliminate vote bank politics, Darvesh Yadav murder, NBA finals; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi's chance to eliminate vote bank politics, Darvesh Yadav murder, NBA finals; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Narendra Modi's opportunity to eliminate vote bank politics, the Darvesh Yadav murder, Game Over movie review; today's must-read stories.

NBA Finals 2019: Canada's excitement soars as Toronto Raptors on brink of historic championship title
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NBA Finals 2019: Canada's excitement soars as Toronto Raptors on brink of historic championship title

With the Toronto Raptors on the brink of a historic NBA title, excitement is building across Canada ahead of Monday's potentially decisive fifth game of the NBA Finals.

NBA Finals 2019: Warriors star forward Kevin Durant questionable for Game 5 after practicing with team ahead of crucial tie
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NBA Finals 2019: Warriors star forward Kevin Durant questionable for Game 5 after practicing with team ahead of crucial tie

Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant, sidelined for a month by a right calf injury, practiced with the defending champions Sunday and could return for the must-win fifth game of the NBA Finals.

NBA Finals 2019: Warriors forward Kevin Durant to miss Game 4 due to calf strain, Klay Thomspon could return
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NBA Finals 2019: Warriors forward Kevin Durant to miss Game 4 due to calf strain, Klay Thomspon could return

Golden State star forward Kevin Durant will miss game four of the NBA Finals on Friday with a right calf injury, but guard Klay Thompson will return, Warriors coach Steve Kerr said on Thursday.

In India, birds are dying because they collide with blades of the wind turbines
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In India, birds are dying because they collide with blades of the wind turbines

Although wind energy is a source of renewable energy, unsuspecting birds are facing the brunt of tall blades.

NBA: Warriors clinch Western Conference top seed with win over Clippers; Rockets continue three-point assault
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NBA: Warriors clinch Western Conference top seed with win over Clippers; Rockets continue three-point assault

The Golden State Warriors clinched the Western Conference's top seed with a victory in their final regular-season contest at the Oracle Arena, beating the Los Angeles Clippers 131-104

NBA: James Harden extends remarkable 30-point scoring streak to 30 games in Rockets' win; Kawhi Leonard sparks Raptors
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NBA: James Harden extends remarkable 30-point scoring streak to 30 games in Rockets' win; Kawhi Leonard sparks Raptors

James Harden produced a scintillating late burst of scoring to extend his remarkable 30-point scoring streak to 30 games on Monday as the Houston Rockets defeated the Dallas Mavericks 120-104.

NBA: Jeremy Lin finalising contract buyout with Atlanta Hawks to sign for Toronto Raptors, claims report
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NBA: Jeremy Lin finalising contract buyout with Atlanta Hawks to sign for Toronto Raptors, claims report

Jeremy Lin, the first American of Chinese or Taiwan ancestry to play in the NBA, is finalizing a contract buyout with Atlanta to set up signing with Toronto

NBA: Lakers' LeBron James passes 32,000 career points but suffers worst career loss; Clippers, Raptors register wins
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NBA: Lakers' LeBron James passes 32,000 career points but suffers worst career loss; Clippers, Raptors register wins

LeBron James joined a select group of NBA players to score 32,000 career points but nevertheless endured the most lopsided defeat of his career on Tuesday as the Indiana Pacers routed the Los Angeles Lakers 136-94.

NBA: Kyle Irving steals the show as Celtics snap Thunder's winning streak; Raptors thwart struggling Clippers
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NBA: Kyle Irving steals the show as Celtics snap Thunder's winning streak; Raptors thwart struggling Clippers

Kyrie Irving scored 30 points and passed out 11 assists on Sunday as the Boston Celtics snapped Oklahoma City's seven-game NBA win streak with a 134-129 home triumph.

NBA: Rockets bank on James Harden's 40-point masterclass to brush aside Orlando; struggling Cavaliers beat Bulls
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NBA: Rockets bank on James Harden's 40-point masterclass to brush aside Orlando; struggling Cavaliers beat Bulls

Chris Paul returned from injury, but it was James Harden's 40 points that fueled the Houston Rockets' 103-98 come-from-behind victory over the Orlando Magic in the NBA on Sunday.

NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 27 points as Bucks down Rockets; Nets overcome 19-point first-half deficit to beat Hawks
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NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 27 points as Bucks down Rockets; Nets overcome 19-point first-half deficit to beat Hawks

Milwaukee's NBA Most Valuable Player contender Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points to lead the Bucks to a hard-fought 116-109 victory Wednesday over reigning MVP James Harden and the Houston Rockets

NBA: Sparked by Kawhi Leonard's quiet presence, retooled Toronto Raptors hope to challenge for title
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NBA: Sparked by Kawhi Leonard's quiet presence, retooled Toronto Raptors hope to challenge for title

In a new-look East, Toronto Raptors chose bold change rather than another run with the team they already had. The goal: a first NBA Finals for Toronto, and maybe a championship.

VIP treatment for your feathered friends at Abu Dhabi falcon hospital
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VIP treatment for your feathered friends at Abu Dhabi falcon hospital

Falcons, the majestic-looking raptors symbolising the Bedouin power, receive premier healthcare facilities at the world's largest hospital of its kind here that has enthusiasts from all parts of the world including from India.

NBA roundup: Harden cameo leads Rockets to win over Raptors
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NBA roundup: Harden cameo leads Rockets to win over Raptors

Houston's James Harden scored 16 points in a big third quarter which set up the Rockets' 98-76 win over Toronto on Saturday.