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Oct 18, 2020

Daryl Morey takes out full-page ad to thank Rockets, city of Houston

Daryl Morey had nothing but good things to say about the city of Houston, the Rockets, and especially James Harden.
Oct 11, 2020

Lakers defeat Heat for 17th NBA championship

For the first time since Kobe Bryant's fifth and final title a decade ago, the Lakers are NBA champions. James had 28 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists, and the Lakers beat the Miami Heat 106-93 on Sunday night to win the NBA Finals in six games.
Oct 10, 2020

Fans cheer return of NBA broadcasts in China

BEIJING (AP) — Basketball fans in Beijing cheered national broadcaster CCTV’s decision to resume broadcasts of NBA games Saturday after a year-long absence brought on by a dispute over politics in Hong Kong. CCTV aired Game 5 of the NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat — the first time the league appeared on the network since the rift that started when Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted support for anti-government protesters in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory. Eighteen-year-old high school student Li Xinyu said he considered the timing...
Oct 9, 2020

Heat force Game 6 against Lakers

Game 6 is Sunday night.
Oct 9, 2020
NBA returning to Chinese state television after 1-year ban

NBA returning to Chinese state television after 1-year ban

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — The NBA is returning to Chinese state television after a one-year absence. CCTV announced Friday that it would air Game 5 of the NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat — the first time that the league would appear on the network since the rift that started when Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey tweeted support for anti-government protesters in Hong Kong. State television made an on-air announcement that the game would be broadcast; the network’s web site had a preview of the game, including a photo of the Lakers’ LeBron James...
Oct 9, 2020

Rockets player Russell Westbrook leaves $8,000 tip for NBA bubble hotel employees

The housekeeping staff was left a hefty tip from Rockets player Russell Westbrook.
Oct 1, 2020

76ers set to hire Doc Rivers as new coach

PHILADELPHIA — There's a new Doc in Philadelphia — one charged with reviving a 76ers organization that fell far short of NBA championship expectations.
Sep 26, 2020

LeBron James, Lakers advance to NBA Finals

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — LeBron James is going to a 10th NBA Finals — and for the first time in a decade, so are the Los Angeles Lakers.