China Wanted Houston Rockets Executive Fired Over Hong Kong Tweet: NBA Chief
Agence France-Presse

China Wanted Houston Rockets Executive Fired Over Hong Kong Tweet: NBA Chief

The backlash in China against Daryl Morey's comments has cast a cloud over the NBA's lucrative broadcasting, merchandising and sponsorship interests in the country, where it has legions of fans.

LeBron James Under Fire After Blaming China Row On
Agence France-Presse

LeBron James Under Fire After Blaming China Row On 'Misinformed' Rockets GM

LeBron James told reporters that Rockets general manager Daryl Morey "wasn't educated" on Hong Kong and should have kept his mouth shut.

NBA To Go Ahead With Shanghai Exhibition Game Despite Hong Kong Row
Agence France-Presse

NBA To Go Ahead With Shanghai Exhibition Game Despite Hong Kong Row

NBA will go ahead with an exhibition game in Shanghai on Thursday that had looked in doubt after a team executive ignited a free speech row that has angered China.

China TV Drops NBA Exhibition Games, Escalating Pressure Amid Tweet Uproar
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China TV Drops NBA Exhibition Games, Escalating Pressure Amid Tweet Uproar

China heaped further pressure on NBA after a tweet by a Houston Rockets executive backing protests in Hong Kong.

NBA Scores On Debut In Cricket-Mad India But Questions Remain
Agence France-Presse

NBA Scores On Debut In Cricket-Mad India But Questions Remain

No Indian player has ever taken part in an NBA game and although NBA Commissioner Adam Silver told reporters that he hopes to see that change within five years, few are holding their breath.

Indiana Pacers Decimate Sacramento Kings In Second NBA Game In India
Press Trust of India

Indiana Pacers Decimate Sacramento Kings In Second NBA Game In India

The upcoming season of the National Basketball Association (NBA) commences on October 22.

Indiana Pacers Edge Past Sacramento Kings As NBA Makes India Debut
Press Trust of India

Indiana Pacers Edge Past Sacramento Kings As NBA Makes India Debut

The second pre-season game of the tour will be played on Saturday, while the regular season begins on October 22.

Sacramento Kings vs Indiana Pacers: Nita Ambani Presents Ceremonial "Match Ball" Ahead Of First-Ever NBA Game In India - Watch

Sacramento Kings vs Indiana Pacers: Nita Ambani Presents Ceremonial "Match Ball" Ahead Of First-Ever NBA Game In India - Watch

Adam Silver, Commissioner of the NBA, handed over the basketball to Nita Ambani and she passed it on to the officials to kick-start the game.

NBA Games India: Sacramento Kings vs Indiana Pacers Live Streaming, When And Where To Watch
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NBA Games India: Sacramento Kings vs Indiana Pacers Live Streaming, When And Where To Watch

NBA Games India: Sacramento Kings will take on Indiana Pacers in the first NBA game in India.

NBA Star Tony Parker Announces Retirement
Agence France-Presse

NBA Star Tony Parker Announces Retirement

Tony Parker, who won four NBA titles with the Spurs between 2003 and 2014 announced his decision in a post on Twitter.

Former LA Lakers Coach Sued For Sexual Assault Of Woman Reporter: Report
Agence France-Presse

Former LA Lakers Coach Sued For Sexual Assault Of Woman Reporter: Report

Now coach of the Sacramento Kings, Luke Walton was let go by the LA Lakers last week after coaching them for several seasons.

NBA Finals: LeBron James Reveals He Played Three Games With Broken Hand
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NBA Finals: LeBron James Reveals He Played Three Games With Broken Hand

According to reports, it was after the opening over-time loss in California when LeBron James injured himself.

Golden State Warriors Rout Cleveland Cavaliers To Complete NBA Finals Sweep
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Golden State Warriors Rout Cleveland Cavaliers To Complete NBA Finals Sweep

The Golden State Warriors inflicted the first 4-0 NBA Finals blanking since the Cleveland Cavaliers were swept by San Antonio in 2007.

LA Lakers To Retire Two Kobe Bryant Numbers
Agence France-Presse

LA Lakers To Retire Two Kobe Bryant Numbers

Kobe Bryant, a five-time NBA champion, will become the 10th LA Lakers player to have his number retired.

India
Press Trust of India

India's Palpreet Singh Included in 2016 NBA D-League Draft

Palpreet Singh, who impressed NBA champion Brian Shaw in the national finals of the 2016 ACG NBA Jump program held in February, was part of the 2016 NBA D-League National Tryouts held on August 14 in New York.

Palpreet Singh Signs NBA Development League Contract
Press Trust of India

Palpreet Singh Signs NBA Development League Contract

Upcoming Indian basketball player Palpreet Singh has signed a NBA Development League contract.

NBA Star Dwyane Wade
Associated Press

NBA Star Dwyane Wade's Cousin Fatally Shot While Pushing Baby in Stroller

A cousin of Chicago Bulls star Dwyane Wade was fatally shot while pushing a baby in a stroller on the city's South Side

Cleveland Cavaliers Beat Golden State Warriors in Game 7 to Capture NBA Title
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Cleveland Cavaliers Beat Golden State Warriors in Game 7 to Capture NBA Title

Cleveland Cavaliers won the best-of-seven series 4-3 against Golden State Warriors to claim the first NBA crown in their 46-season history

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