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NBA: Lakers and league great Jerry West dies at age 86

Jerry West, who was selected to the Basketball Hall of Fame three times in a storied career as a player and executive and whose silhouette is considered to be the basis of the NBA logo, died Wednesday morning at the age of 86, the LA Clippers announced. West was the third player in NBA history to reach 25,000 points, was an All-Star every year of...

My success at Sudan down to commitment of my players – Kwesi Appiah

Former Ghana coach James Kwesi Appiah has credited the success of Sudan in the 2026 World Cup qualifiers to the dedication and commitment of his players. Under Appiah's leadership, the Falcons of Jediane have achieved three victories and one draw, with their latest triumph being a 3-0 away win against South Sudan. This impressive run of form has propelled Sudan to the top of Group B,...
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NBA Finals: Boston Celtics’ Kristaps Porzingis unsure he is 100% but plans to play

Boston Celtics center Kristaps Porzingis said Tuesday that “the plan” is for him to be available in Game 1 of the NBA Finals against...

NBA Playoffs: Karl-Anthony Towns’ shooting woes continue in Western Conference Finals

Minnesota Timberwolves big man Karl-Anthony Towns is having a historically difficult start to the Western Conference finals. After another rough night from Towns in...

NBA Playoffs: Celtics defeat Cavs, advance to Eastern Conference finals.

The Celtics were heavily favored to beat the Cavaliers even before Cleveland had three of its top six players — including star guard Donovan...

NBA: LeBron James’ son, Bronny, medically cleared to play in NBA- sources

Following his cardiac collapse and a treatment to repair a congenital heart defect nine months ago, USC's Bronny James has been medically cleared to...

NBA: Joel Embiid scores 23 points as 76ers defeat Heat and secure playoff seed

The 76ers needed all of their unexpected maneuvers to have a shot of winning their first play-in game in franchise history. Nicolas Batum made game-changing...

LeBron James, Stephen Curry, and Joel Embiid make headlines during the Paris Olympics Team USA Basketball roster.

Team USA is finalizing a 2024 Paris Olympics men’s basketball roster that includes several of the generation’s iconic players, including the Lakers’ LeBron James,...

NBA: Anthony Davis exits with eye injury in Lakers loss to Wolves

Anthony Davis aggravated a left eye injury and was ruled out of the second half of the Los Angeles Lakers’ 127-117 loss to the...

NBA: Boston Celtics clinch best regular season record with win over OKC Thunder

Oklahoma City coach Mark Daigneault likened the Celtics’ performance this season to that of a Ferrari. Boston’s latest victory over the Thunder earned it yet...

My government’s school sports secretariat will collaborate with the NBA and NFL- Dr. Bawumia

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Flagbearer, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has stated that his government will establish a school sports secretariat should he get voted...

NBA: Luka Doncic stars in Dallas Mavericks win with record tying 73 points

Luka Doncic equalled the fourth-highest scoring performance in NBA history with 73 points as the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Atlanta Hawks. The 24-year-old Slovenian broke...

NBA: Joel Embiid break Wilt Chamberlain’s 76ers record with 70 point outing

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid said it was “great” to be put in the same conversation as Wilt Chamberlain after he became the ninth player...

Joel Embiid outduels Nikola Jokic; Sixers beat Nuggets 126-121

Before Tuesday night’s showdown between the Philadelphia 76ers and the defending champion Denver Nuggets, 76ers coach Nick Nurse was asked about the head-to-head battle...