NBA: Champions Los Angeles Lakers, who lost five of their first six with Anthony Davis sideline, have now won two straight matches.
Earlier Zlatan Ibrahimovic had commented that athletes should stay out of politics, and he called out LeBron James over his political activism.
NBA superstar LeBron James scored double-digit points for the 1,000th straight game in the Lakers' 121-107 victory over the Spurs in San Antonio.
LeBron James added another chapter to an epic career, fueling the LA Lakers with a triple-double of 28 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists and capturing his fourth NBA title with a third different team.
Los Angeles Lakers advanced to their first NBA final four since the Kobe Bryant-led Lakers beat Phoenix for the conference title and then defeated Boston for the 2010 NBA championship.
NBA star LeBron James congratulated Naomi Osaka after the Japanese tennis player won her second US Open title on Sunday.
LeBron James was the hero for Los Angeles Lakers, as they defeated Houston Rockets in the NBA playoffs. New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham took to Twitter to hail the all-time great.
In a statement following an NBA Board of Governors meeting, the league said games could resume as early as Friday.
The Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers have voted to end the season at an emergency meeting of all the teams left in the NBA's playoffs.
The LA Lakers paid tribute to Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna during the Western Conference contest against the Portland Trail Blazers.
NBA star LeBron James hit back Friday at a deceptive digital ad campaign raising fears over US mail-in voting that is using his image and words out of context.
LA Lakers star Lebron James said players were determined to use their NBA platform to fight racism and police brutality.
LeBron James, who has often spoken out against racism and police brutality in America, is passing on the NBA's plan to help bring attention to racial inequality by having players wear messages instead of their family names.
In an Instagram post, LeBron James vowed to continue Kobe Bryant's championship legacy with the Los Angeles Lakers.
The NBA game against Los Angeles Clippers, which was to be the first match on the Lakers' home court since Kobe Bryant died, will be rescheduled for a later date.
Kobe Bryant's final post on social media had been a tweet congratulating LeBron James on surpassing him in the all-time NBA scoring list.
LeBron James told reporters that Rockets general manager Daryl Morey "wasn't educated" on Hong Kong and should have kept his mouth shut.
LeBron James is to join the Los Angeles Lakers in a four-year $154 million deal, his agents said Sunday, ending months of frenzied speculation about the NBA superstar's next career move.