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NBA sensation Stephen Curry using Barcelona's Lionel Messi as inspiration to fight through injury

NBA sensation Stephen Curry using Barcelona's Lionel Messi as inspiration to fight through injury

NBA's reigning most valuable player will wear shin pads, in order to play through a left shin contusion.

Pau Gasol to make 1000th NBA appearance today

Pau Gasol to make 1000th NBA appearance today

The winner of two Olympic silver medals is also a five-time NBA All-Star, and a four-time All-NBA selection, with 18,253 points.

Retiring basketball great thanks Lionel Messi for heart-warming message

Retiring basketball great thanks Lionel Messi for heart-warming message

Bryant, 37, who announced retirement last Sunday.

Dwayne Wade makes clutch free throws as Miami Heat beat OKC

Dwayne Wade makes clutch free throws as Miami Heat beat OKC

Wade scored Miami`s final eight points en route to a total of 28 to overshadow guard Russell Westbrook and forward Kevin Durant.

Lionel Messi hails retiring NBA legend Kobe Bryant as `greatest`

Lionel Messi hails retiring NBA legend Kobe Bryant as `greatest`

Messi and Bryant starred together in a commercial for Turkish Airlines in 2013.

LeBron James sad at retirement of inspirational Kobe Bryant

LeBron James sad at retirement of inspirational Kobe Bryant

James revealed Bryant had influenced him at every stage of his basketball career.

Jerry West says it's 'painful' to watch retiring NBA star Kobe Bryant play this season

Jerry West says it's 'painful' to watch retiring NBA star Kobe Bryant play this season

West said Bryant`s grit and willingness to play through injury made him "something special."

Lakers' Kobe Bryant to retire at end of season

Lakers' Kobe Bryant to retire at end of season

Bryant is a five-times NBA champion having won titles in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2009 and 2010.

Development League: Sim Bhullar joins Raptors 905

Development League: Sim Bhullar joins Raptors 905

Last season, Bhullar averaged 10.3 points, 8.8 rebounds and 3.9 blocks in 39 games with Reno.

No kidney transplant for Lamar Odom

No kidney transplant for Lamar Odom

NBA star's condition has significantly improved after it was reported that he was suffering from kidney failure.

Basketball Federation of India to provide financial support to history maker Satnam Singh's family

Basketball Federation of India to provide financial support to history maker Satnam Singh's family

Basketball Federation of India decided to monetarily support the family of Satnam Singh with a monthly stipend.

Dallas Mavericks' Satnam Singh tips off talent search program

Dallas Mavericks' Satnam Singh tips off talent search program

Over seven-feet tall and having a shoe size of 22, Satnam Singh Bhamara, the first Indian basketball player to be drafted in the NBA, tipped of the ACG-NBA Jump, India's first national basketball talent search program, here today.

Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Flip Saunders dead at 60

Minnesota Timberwolves head coach Flip Saunders dead at 60

Saunders was diagnosed with Hodgkins lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system, in June.

NBA starts talent search programme in India

NBA starts talent search programme in India

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the ACG Worldwide Group (ACG) have launched the first national basketball talent search programme to identify players who can follow in the footsteps of Satnam Singh, the first Indian-born player to be drafted into the NBA.

Lamar Odom transferred to LA for further treatment

Lamar Odom transferred to LA for further treatment

Lamar Odom was transported from the Las Vegas hospital to Los Angeles.

'Improving' Lamar Odom completely off ventilator

'Improving' Lamar Odom completely off ventilator

It's a good news for Lamar Odom's fans as his condition continues to show positive signs.

Lamar Odom spent $75K on prostitutes in Las Vegas

Lamar Odom spent $75K on prostitutes in Las Vegas

 Lamar Odom, who is in coma after suffering drug overdose, spent 75,000 dollars on two prostitutes during the three-day sex and drugs binge in Las Vegas.

LeBron James speaks out on gun violence

LeBron James speaks out on gun violence

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James spoke out Friday (October 2) on the recent spate of gun violence after an infant was shot to death in Ohio and the mass shooting in Oregon.

Los Angeles Lakers ink World Peace

Los Angeles Lakers ink World Peace

The Los Angeles Lakers inked veteran NBA forward Metta World Peace to a reported one-year, non-guaranteed contract on Thursday.

Bringing `sexy` back for Chinese badminton fans

Bringing `sexy` back for Chinese badminton fans

Badminton`s bid to make women players wear skirts may have been ill-advised, but the sport is again seeking a "sexy" new image to bring in fans and revenue.