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Lakers take Game 2 over Heat

The Lakers are two games away from sealing the win.

Los Angeles Lakers dominate game one of NBA Finals against Miami Heat

LeBron James and Anthony Davis led the Lakers to a 116-98 victory.

Los Angeles Lakers beat Denver Nuggets to take 1-0 series lead

LA had been slow starters in their previous two series, but not this time. The Los Angeles Lakers made an emphatic statement as their NBA Western Conference final series began, beating the Denver Nuggets 126-114.

Los Angeles Lakers dominate Houston Rockets to take 3-1 series lead

Anthony Davis led the Lakers with 29 points, while Houston’s James Harden did not attempt a shot in the final quarter.

Kyle Lowry gets ‘tough’ as Toronto Raptors level series with Boston Celtics

The Los Angeles Clippers are also just one win away from their conference finals after they defeated the Denver Nuggets 96-85.

Miami Heat blaze on after sending injury-hit Milwaukee Bucks home

LeBron James helped the Los Angeles Lakers to a 2-1 series lead over the Houston Rockets.

I receive death threats every week – Enes Kanter vows to use platform for change

The Boston Celtics star criticised Turkey’s president Recep Erdogan in 2013 and paid a harrowing price.

Giannis Antetokounmpo goes down as Milwaukee Bucks rally to beat Miami Heat

Khris Middleton led the fight after the MVP’s departure, netting 36 points for the Bucks.

James Harden and Russell Westbrook help Houston seal series against Oklahoma

There was late drama in Orlando for a second successive night.

Denver Nuggets edge past Utah Jazz into conference semi-finals

The Nuggets go on to face the Clippers.

Los Angeles Clippers make conference semi-finals at expense of Dallas Mavericks

Utah and Denver will face off in a win-and-in clash.

First-round series win by Los Angeles Lakers NBA play-offs

The NBA had been paused while players protested following the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin.

Milwaukee Bucks coat of arms Eastern Conference semi-final spot as NBA play-offs return

The NBA play-offs were suspended for three days after players went on strike in protest at the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin last week.

NBA teams to hold talks after more play-off games are postponed in protest

Athletes have spoken out in the aftermath of the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin on Sunday.

Milwaukee Bucks boycott NBA play-off in protest after Jacob Blake shooting

The Bucks did not emerge from their locker room for practice ahead of game five

Major sporting events postponed as players protest Jacob Blake shooting

Major US sporting events were called off on Wednesday as athletes protested against...

Denver Nuggets rally to avoid elimination against Utah Jazz

The Colorado side fought back from a 63-54 deficit at half time to win by 10 and now trail 3-2 in the seven-game series.

Toronto Raptors power into semi-finals to set up Boston Celtics clash

Reigning champions Toronto and Boston completed 4-0 series sweeps.

LeBron James leads Los Angeles Lakers to 2-1 series lead

The Lakers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 116-108 as the NBA’s play-offs continued.

LA Lakers find winning form in dominant victory against Portland Trail Blazers

Anthony Davis led the way for the Lakers with 31 points.

Portland Trail Blazers clinch last NBA play-off spot

Portland saw off the Memphis Grizzlies in the play-in game.

NBA seeks fairy tale ending to season at Walt Disney World

The NBA has been shut down since March 11 but resumes with a 22-team mini-tournament in Florida this week.

NBA reveals 16 positive coronavirus tests as season restart plans confirmed

Play will resume on July 30 at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.

NBA star Kevin Durant buys stake in MLS club Philadelphia Union

The Brooklyn Nets man also has the option to purchase a further five per cent share.

NBA plotting a return to action at the end of July

Each of the 22 returning teams will play eight “seeding games” and will be combined with the regular-season results to complete the play-offs.

Coronavirus wrap: NBA plans July return as basketball great Ewing tests positive

The NBA is in discussions with The Walt Disney Company about resuming the NBA in late July.