Celtics to retire Kevin Garnett’s jersey in March

Reuters 08/21/2021

The Boston Celtics will retire Kevin Garnett’s No. 5 jersey on March 13, 2022, when Boston hosts the Dallas Mavericks. Garnett will become the 24th player in Celtics history to have his jersey retired. “The Big Ticket”…

Bucks head to NBA finals, Phoenix after beating Hawks

Reuters 07/04/2021

The Milwaukee Bucks are returning to the NBA Finals for the first time since 1974 after Khris Middleton and Jrue Holiday combined for 59 points in a 118-107 victory over the host Atlanta Hawks that wrapped up…

Dallas hires Jason Kidd as coach, Nike exec as GM—reports

Reuters 06/26/2021

The Dallas Mavericks hired Hall of Fame member Jason Kidd as their new head coach and tabbed Nike executive Nico Harrison as general manager, multiple outlets reported Friday. Harrison is close to Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and…

Back in series, Clippers try to draw even with Suns

Reuters 06/26/2021

After roaring back to life in the Western Conference finals without superstar Kawhi Leonard, the Los Angeles Clippers can level the series at home in Game 4 on Saturday night against the Phoenix Suns. Leonard missed his…

Bucks advance, overcome Durant-led Nets in Game 7 thriller

Reuters 06/20/2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 40 points, including the tying basket in overtime and Khris Middleton hit the go-ahead shot with 40.7 seconds left as the Milwaukee Bucks pulled out a 115-111 victory over the host Brooklyn Nets Saturday…

LeBron blasts NBA as playoff injuries mount

06/17/2021

Los Angeles—Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James slammed the NBA on Wednesday as Clippers star Kawhi Leonard became the latest player forced out of the playoffs by injury. James took to Twitter to offer an angry “I…

Bucks roll over Nets to level NBA Eastern Conference series

Agence France Presse 06/14/2021

LOS ANGELES – Giannis Antetokounmpo poured in 34 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks evened their Eastern Conference second round series on Sunday with a 107-96 rout of the Brooklyn Nets, who lost Kyrie…

Knicks’ Julius Randle named NBA’s Most Improved Player

Reuters 05/26/2021

New York Knicks forward Julius Randle won the NBA’s Most Improved Player award for 2020-21 Tuesday. Randle received 98 of the 100 first-place votes for the award from a panel of 100 sportswriters and broadcasters, according to…

Lakers nip Warriors for West 7th seed on LeBron’s three

Reuters 05/20/2021

LeBron James beat the shot clock with a 34-foot, tiebreaking 3-pointer with 58.2 seconds remaining Wednesday night (Thursday morning, May 20, 2021, Philippine time), sending the Los Angeles Lakers to a 103-100 victory over the visiting Golden…

Shorthanded Lakers ambush Nets on the road

Reuters 04/11/2021

The Los Angeles Lakers entered a prime-time matchup missing five rotational players and lost another early in the second half. Didn’t matter. The energetic Lakers used ball pressure, sticky defense and good perimeter shooting to run past…

Durant fined $50,000 by NBA after apology for actor tirade

Agence France Presse 04/03/2021

LOS ANGELES, United States  – Kevin Durant was fined $50,000 by the NBA on Friday over a  slew of expletive-laden social media messages including misogynistic and homophobic language. The league said in a statement the Brooklyn Nets…

Seven NBA players test positive for Covid-19 in past week

03/04/2021

NEW YORK – Seven NBA players have tested positive for Covid-19 among the 456 players tested by the league in the past week, the NBA announced Wednesday (Thursday morning, March 4, 2021, Philippine time). The league does…

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