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From The42 Lakers great Kobe Bryant posthumously inducted into Hall of Fame Class Of 2020

Lakers great Kobe Bryant posthumously inducted into Hall of Fame

‘We wish he was here with us to celebrate, but it’s definitely the peak of his NBA career,’ his wife Vanessa said.

From The42 Celtics star Smart and two LA Lakers test positive for Covid-19 NBA

Celtics star Smart and two LA Lakers test positive for Covid-19

Marcus Smart revealed his diagnosis via social media.

From The42 Kevin Durant among 4 Brooklyn Nets players diagnosed with COVID-19 Outbreak

Kevin Durant among 4 Brooklyn Nets players diagnosed with COVID-19

He confirmed to The Athletic website he had tested positive for the virus.

From The42 CDC recommendation suggests lengthy sports shut-down Future Plans

CDC recommendation suggests lengthy sports shut-down

The NBA and other major sports leagues in the United States could be idle for longer than initially anticipated.

From The42 Contrite Gobert pledges $500k after Covid-19 diagnosis Pay It Forward

Contrite Gobert pledges $500k after Covid-19 diagnosis

The French star had performatively touched all microphones in front of him to make light of the coronavirus prevention measures.

From The42 Mavericks and Suns go ahead with postponed NBA match - on e-sports stream Shutdown This post contains videos

Mavericks and Suns go ahead with postponed NBA match - on e-sports stream

Is this the immediate future of sports?

From The42 NBA stars chip in with $100,000 each for support staff at their respective teams' home venues Helping Hand

NBA stars chip in with $100,000 each for support staff at their respective teams' home venues

Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kevin Love have come up big for staff at the Bucks and Cavs’ home arenas amid the suspension of the NBA season.

From The42 NBA season won't resume for 'at least' 30 days - Commissioner Basketball

NBA season won't resume for 'at least' 30 days - Commissioner

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver revealed he expected the season not to resume for at least a month.

From The42 NBA suspended after Utah Jazz player tests positive for coronavirus Called Off

NBA suspended after Utah Jazz player tests positive for coronavirus

The NBA became the latest major sporting league to take measures to curb the spread of the virus as it called a halt to action.

From The42 Nets stun LeBron's Lakers as Celtics clinch playoffs spot NBA This post contains videos

Nets stun LeBron's Lakers as Celtics clinch playoffs spot

Tuesday saw the Los Angeles Lakers fall as the Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets and Boston Celtics won.

From The42 Nuggets hand Giannis-less Bucks third straight loss, Raptors roar NBA

Nuggets hand Giannis-less Bucks third straight loss, Raptors roar

The slumping Milwaukee Bucks lost again, while defending champions the Toronto Raptors topped the Utah Jazz on Monday.

From The42 LeBron James becomes third player in NBA history to score 34,000 points Wrap

LeBron James becomes third player in NBA history to score 34,000 points

The LA Lakers star improved his career points haul against the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday.

From The42 Steph Curry drops 23 points on comeback from four-month injury lay-off NBA This post contains videos

Steph Curry drops 23 points on comeback from four-month injury lay-off

The Golden State Warriors were beaten by the Toronto Raptors on Curry’s return.

From The42 Milwaukee Bucks rebound from loss by crushing Indiana Pacers Hoops

Milwaukee Bucks rebound from loss by crushing Indiana Pacers

The win takes the league leaders to 53 wins and nine losses this season.

From The42 Anthony Davis goes big as Los Angeles Lakers beat Philadelphia 76ers NBA This post contains videos

Anthony Davis goes big as Los Angeles Lakers beat Philadelphia 76ers

LeBron James contributed 22 points en route to the victory.

From The42 Miami magic downs Giannis' high-flying Bucks, Harden excels but Rockets fall to shock defeat Heating Up This post contains videos

Miami magic downs Giannis' high-flying Bucks, Harden excels but Rockets fall to shock defeat

Heat locked down Giannis, while RJ Barrett led the New York Knicks past Houston.

From The42 'The kid is special' - LeBron outduels Zion as Lakers claim sixth straight win NBA

'The kid is special' - LeBron outduels Zion as Lakers claim sixth straight win

A season-high 40 points from LeBron James helped the Los Angeles Lakers extend their winning streak in the NBA.

From The42 Tearful Michael Jordan commemorates 'little brother' Kobe Bryant Memorial This post contains videos

Tearful Michael Jordan commemorates 'little brother' Kobe Bryant

Shaquille O’Neal also spoke while Beyonce performed at a memorial event held at the Staples Centre.

From The42 LeBron James leads Lakers over Celtics in thriller Hoops

LeBron James leads Lakers over Celtics in thriller

While the Los Angeles team won by just two points, the Toronto Raptors scored a team-high 46-point victory against the Indiana Pacers.

From The42 Philadelphia need overtime to see off Brooklyn and maintain impressive home run Hoops

Philadelphia need overtime to see off Brooklyn and maintain impressive home run

Joel Embiid scored 39 points in the Sixers’ overtime victory.

From The42 'We'll never see another player like Kobe' - Bryant honoured as Team LeBron win NBA All-Star game More Than A Game This post contains videos

'We'll never see another player like Kobe' - Bryant honoured as Team LeBron win NBA All-Star game

Kawhi Leonard was awarded the new Kobe Bryant MVP award.

From The42 'I don't think it was me' - NBA rookie breaks backboard of the net after powerful dunk Nothing But Net This post contains videos

'I don't think it was me' - NBA rookie breaks backboard of the net after powerful dunk

The rim was left askew after the New Orleans Pelicans player threw down a pass.

From The42 Clippers' George fined $35k for post-game comments, Zion drops 32 in career high NBA

Clippers' George fined $35k for post-game comments, Zion drops 32 in career high

Paul George’s comments about NBA officials proved costly as he was penalised on Thursday.

From The42 Raptors' 15-game winning streak ended, Giannis-less Bucks fall and LeBron stars Wrap This post contains videos

Raptors' 15-game winning streak ended, Giannis-less Bucks fall and LeBron stars

The defending NBA champions finally lost on another busy night of NBA action.

From The42 Zion soars to 31, Simmons helps 76ers see off Clippers Career High This post contains videos

Zion soars to 31, Simmons helps 76ers see off Clippers

The Pelicans’ number one draft pick is in sensational form after recovering from a nightmare knee injury.

From The42 'It cost us the f*****g game': Damian Lillard furious as late missed call denies Blazers NBA This post contains videos

'It cost us the f*****g game': Damian Lillard furious as late missed call denies Blazers

Late no-call hands Utah Jazz controversial 117-114 win.

From The42 Team LeBron and Team Giannis pick squads for NBA All-Star Game NBA

Team LeBron and Team Giannis pick squads for NBA All-Star Game

In last night’s action, Russell Westbrook scored 41 points as the Houston Rockets defeated the LA Lakers 121-11

From The42 LeBron inspires Lakers against Spurs, Bucks win again Wrap

LeBron inspires Lakers against Spurs, Bucks win again

The Milwaukee Bucks took down the New Orleans Pelicans before the Los Angeles Lakers beat the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday.

From The42 George inspires Clippers to win over Spurs, Heat coast to 76ers victory Wrap

George inspires Clippers to win over Spurs, Heat coast to 76ers victory

It was a busy night of NBA action.

From The42 LeBron leads Lakers to victory, Irving sprains knee in Nets loss NBA

LeBron leads Lakers to victory, Irving sprains knee in Nets loss

The Brooklyn Nets were left to worry about Kyrie Irving as LeBron James and Damian Lillard turned in top performances in the NBA.

From The42 Young stars in shock win, Clippers honour Lakers legend Bryant and Raptors roar on Ballin' This post contains videos
From The42 Embiid wears 24 and scores 24 as Kobe tribute, while emotional Shaq remembers former team-mate Legend

Embiid wears 24 and scores 24 as Kobe tribute, while emotional Shaq remembers former team-mate

Bryant’s hometown team the Philadelphia 76ers displayed Bryant’s number 33 Lower Merion High School jersey before last night’s game.

From TheJournal.ie Body of Kobe Bryant identified as thousands gather for vigil to 'world's greatest basketball player' LA Lakers

Body of Kobe Bryant identified as thousands gather for vigil to 'world's greatest basketball player'

Investigators are still working to identify the five remaining bodies from the helicopter crash.

From The42 'It's a great memory to treasure' - The Dubliner who once went toe-to-toe with Kobe Bryant Mamba This post contains videos

'It's a great memory to treasure' - The Dubliner who once went toe-to-toe with Kobe Bryant

Emmet Donnelly guarded the NBA legend during a high school game.

From The42 Teen sensation Williamson, Lillard and Young among those to offer light on dark day for NBA Games Go Ahead This post contains videos

Teen sensation Williamson, Lillard and Young among those to offer light on dark day for NBA

The tragic death of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, in a helicopter crash led to a sombre Sunday in the NBA.

From TheJournal.ie 'Words can't describe the pain': Tributes paid to basketball star Kobe Bryant following his death RIP

'Words can't describe the pain': Tributes paid to basketball star Kobe Bryant following his death

The 41-year old was killed in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles on Sunday.

From The42 LeBron 'happy to be in any conversation with Kobe' after passing his points tally Point Break

LeBron 'happy to be in any conversation with Kobe' after passing his points tally

Lakers star LeBron James recounted how Kobe Bryant inspired him after overtaking the NBA icon.

From The42 Teenage NBA sensation backed to continue shining after dazzling debut Potential

Teenage NBA sensation backed to continue shining after dazzling debut

The number one overall draft pick, Zion Williamson, belatedly made his regular-season bow following knee surgery.

From The42 Clippers edge Mavs after Leonard and Doncic shoot 36 apiece Match-up This post contains videos

Clippers edge Mavs after Leonard and Doncic shoot 36 apiece

Leonard got the better of Doncic on a brilliant first-half dunk and the final scoreboard.

From The42 Celtics hand Lakers 'butt-whipping', Simmons 'ridiculously dominant' in Philly win NBA

Celtics hand Lakers 'butt-whipping', Simmons 'ridiculously dominant' in Philly win

An epic Monday in the NBA served up surprise losses, overtime thrillers and brilliant displays from Ben Simmons and Damian Lillard.

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