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Parker expects Duncan to return

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 23:36

San Antonio point guard Tony Parker believes Tim Duncan and the rest of his Spurs teammates will be back next season to seek an NBA championship repeat.

San Antonio Spurs beat Miami Heat to clinch NBA title

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 12:13

The San Antonio Spurs delivered a decisive end to LeBron James` two-year reign atop the basketball world by routing the Miami Heat 104-87 on Sunday to win the NBA Finals four games to one.

Clooney plays basketball with students from his high school

Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 09:58

Hollywood superstar George Clooney made a surprise appearance at a basketball court and played the game with his high school students.

Miami Heat bank on home advantage against Spurs in Game 3

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 11:57

Locked 1-1 after the first two games, the most evenly-matched teams of the 2014 NBA Finals -- Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs would be looking to take the upper hand when the action shifts back here from San Antonio for Game 3 of the best-of-seven series.

Donald Sterling says LA Clippers not for sale - Report

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 11:37

Basketball franchise the Los Angeles Clippers is not for sale, owner Donald Sterling said on Monday, vowing to fight to keep the team he built, NBC News reported, in the latest salvo of his battle with the league.

Oprah Winfrey loses chance to own basketball team

Last Updated: Sunday, June 01, 2014, 15:00

Talk show queen Oprah Winfrey has lost out on the chance to buy the Los Angeles Clippers basketball team, after failing to match Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer`s USD 2 billion offer.

Regular season games set for London, Mexico City

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 09:54

The NBA will play regular-season games in Mexico City and London in the 2014-15 campaign, the league said Thursday.

Pacers` Stephenson, Hibbert fined for flopping

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 09:47

Indiana guard Lance Stephenson was fined $10,000 and center Roy Hibbert docked $5,000 by the NBA on Thursday for flopping in the Pacers` 93-90 playoff win over Miami the night before.

Embattled Sterling slams Johnson

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 11:30

Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling`s televised apology aimed at cooling a racism row only fueled the fire Monday when he took a vicious swipe at NBA icon Magic Johnson.

LeBron James lifts Heat in win over Nets

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 09:46

LeBron James scored 49 points to carry the Miami Heat to a 102-96 victory over Brooklyn on Monday and within one win of advancing in the NBA playoffs.

Bieber takes mother to basketball game

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 06:26

Singer Justin Bieber took his mother Pattie Mallette to a basketball game for Mother’ Day. He was sadly booed by the entire crowd.

Disgraced Clippers owner `will be forced out`

Last Updated: Thursday, May 01, 2014, 11:00

NBA owners will likely force out the disgraced Donald Sterling, one owner said Wednesday, as speculation intensified about who would snap up the Los Angeles Clippers after the billionaire was banned for making racist comments.