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President Donald Trump calls NBA players 'very nasty' and 'very dumb' for kneeling during anthem

Donald Trump says in interview NBA players kneeling during anthem "has been horrible for basketball," and calls players "very nasty" and "very dumb."         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Donald Trump

United States: I See Me, I Sue You: Jordan Jumps At Card Cameos - Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz

Before the NBA season resumed down in Florida, basketball fans received a big dose of nostalgia with the 10 part airing of the documentary miniseries "The Last Dance" which chronicled the 1997-1998...
Tags: Florida, News, United States, Nba, Selz, Jordan Jumps At Card Cameos Frankfurt Kurnit Klein

Hall of Famer Paul Westphal diagnosed with brain cancer

Paul Westphal, who was voted to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame after 12-year NBA career and later coached, has been diagnosed with glioblastoma.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame, Paul Westphal, Famer Paul Westphal

Warriors' Green fined for breaking NBA anti-tampering rules

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is fined $50,000 (£38,300) by the NBA under anti-tampering rules for remarks about Devin Booker.
Tags: News, Nba, Golden State Warriors, Draymond Green, Warriors Green

Lakers star LeBron James still struggling to adjust to playing without fans

LeBron James is not concerned with the Lakers losing. He is far more frustrated with getting used to playing games without fans in the NBA bubble.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Lebron James, Usa Today, The Lakers

NBA bubble breakdown: Boston Celtics know rout of Toronto Raptors means 'nothing'

Boston routed Toronto 122-100, but Celtics coach Brad Stevens won't be putting any stock in the result if the teams meet again in the playoffs.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Boston, Toronto, Nba, Usa Today, Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors, Brad Stevens, Celtics

Opinion: NBA's Delete Eight on outside of bubble looking in, losing ground for next season

Their season wasn't resumed, and training camp will likely be condensed. The teams outside the bubble are losing ground for the 2020-21 season.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today

Opinion: Will contending teams' rest plans influence which NBA team lands the No. 8 seed?

NBA teams have increasingly spent the final week of the regular season sitting either injured or fatigued players to prepare for the playoffs.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today

Week into NBA restart, the good, bad and indifferent in the bubble

While some teams have risen to the occasion and are playing in top form, others are struggling to find their game as the playoffs loom.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Baron Davis Partners With MiMO Studio to Launch Company’s Sports Division

Former NBA player Baron Davis and his company UWish and MiMO Studio have partnered to launch MiMO Sports. The new division is dedicated to creating sports-themed content for kids and families while inspiring positive family values and diverse storytelling. “MiMO Studio is establishing itself as the creative destination for simple, authentic and diverse kid and […]
Tags: News, Nba, Baron Davis, Partners With MiMO Studio to Launch Company

NBA bubble breakdown: Gregg Popovich says Nikola Jokic is 'like a reincarnation of Larry Bird'

Everything you need to know about Wednesday's action in the NBA bubble, and what's on tap for Thursday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Larry Bird, Gregg Popovich, Nikola Jokic

LeBron James laughs off Trump's criticism of NBA players taking a knee

NBA star LeBron James says the league won't miss Donald Trump's viewership after the US President criticized players for kneeling during the national anthem.
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LeBron James: Donald Trump no loss to NBA

LeBron James says that basketball will not miss Donald Trump after the US president says he turns off coverage of games featuring social justice protests.
Tags: News, US, Nba, Lebron James, Donald Trump

LeBron James says NBA community isn't sad about losing President Donald Trump's viewership

LeBron James said the NBA community probably doesn't care about losing viewership of President Donald Trump after protesting racial inequality.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Lebron James, Usa Today, Donald Trump

Rep. James Clyburn: Trump is 'trying to do everything' he can to prevent a 'fair, unfettered election'

Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.), the third-ranking House Democrat, told The Associated Press on Wednesday he believes President Trump is trying to sway the election by scaring people into thinking mail-in voting isn't safe."We've got bar codes that can identify every stick of chewing gum in a grocery store and you are telling me that we cannot have bar codes to identify every ballot that goes out and certify it as it comes in?" he said on Wednesday. "We can do this. That's what we've...
Tags: News, White House, Milwaukee, Ap, House, Nba, Associated Press, Lebron James, Trump, John Roberts, Clyburn, James Clyburn, Jared Kushner, New Lincoln Project

How Charli D’Amelio, TikTok’s Biggest Star, Is Balancing Fame in Quarantine

For Variety’s Power of Young Hollywood issue, we interviewed TikTok stars about their lives in quarantine. Charli D’Amelio doesn’t know how she became the most-followed person on TikTok. Since posting her first video in May 2019, the 16-year-old has danced with Jennifer Lopez, appeared on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” performed at the NBA […]
Tags: News, Jimmy Fallon, Nba, Jennifer Lopez, Variety 's Power of Young Hollywood, Tiktok, Charli D’Amelio, Charli D'Amelio TikTok

Foreign policy experts propose 6 ways U.S. should change its Russia strategy

More than 100 foreign policy experts — including former White House officials in Reagan, (both) Bush, Clinton, Obama, and Trump administrations — laid out six proposals for how the United States should alter its relationship with Russia in an open letter published by Politico on Tuesday.The letter calls for squelching Russian interference in U.S. elections, while also engaging with Moscow about the matter through negotiations "out of the public square." Another top priority, the signatories beli...
Tags: News, Congress, Washington, White House, Politico, Russia, Reagan, Syria, Ukraine, Beijing, United States, Crimea, Nba, Moscow, Trump, WASHINGTON MOSCOW

President Donald Trump calls NBA players kneeling during anthem 'disgraceful'

In a Wednesday morning appearance on Fox & Friends, Trump was asked about his take on the state of the league. Most players and coaches have kneeled.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Opinion: Carmelo Anthony and Portland Trail Blazers have brought out the best in each other

Carmelo Anthony's late heroics helped the Portland Trail Blazers defeat the Houston Rockets and keep his team's playoff hopes alive in the NBA bubble.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Houston Rockets, Anthony, Portland Trail Blazers, Carmelo Anthony

Lakers' LeBron James still having trouble adjusting to life inside the NBA bubble

LeBron James hasn't exactly enjoyed life on the NBA campus at Disney World for a simple reason: "I miss the hell out of my family."         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Lebron James, Usa Today, Disney World, Lakers LeBron James

Lakers secure top spot in Western Conference for first time since 2010

The Los Angeles Lakers secure the top spot in the NBA's Western Conference for the first time in 10 years after beating Utah Jazz.
Tags: News, Nba, Los Angeles Lakers

NBA live updates: Scores, standings as Monday's games tip off

We're through the first weekend of seeding games inside the bubble campus in Orlando, Florida, and the NBA is well and truly back.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Orlando Florida

Warner Music Group Names Head of Global Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Warner Music Group (WMG) has named Dr. Maurice Stinnett head of global equity, diversity and inclusion. He arrives from BSE Global, whose portfolio includes NBA team the Brooklyn Nets, the WNBA’s New York Liberty, and Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, where he most recently served as vice president of diversity, inclusion and culture. Based in New York, […]
Tags: New York, News, Brooklyn, Nba, Brooklyn Nets, WNBA, Inclusion, Warner Music Group, Barclays Center, New York Liberty, Warner Music Group WMG, Maurice Stinnett

Orlando Magic's Jonathan Isaac tears ACL during NBA restart

Orlando Magic forward Jonathan Isaac suffered a torn left anterior cruciate ligament Sunday against the Sacramento Kings, the team announced.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Sacramento Kings, Nba, Usa Today, Orlando Magic, Jonathan Isaac

Opinion: Rockets could be the NBA's ultimate disruptor en route to title

With so much unpredictability during the restarted season, Houston's 3-point shooting might be more of a certainty than anything else.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Houston, Usa Today

NBA live updates: What does Day 4 have in store for NBA fans?

Day 4 of bubble basketball at Disney kicks off with an East matchup -- Wizards and Nets. Stay tuned for all of the day's updates, analysis.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Disney, Nba, Usa Today

NBA bubble updates for Day 3: Raptors show they're still a top title contender vs. Lakers

Saturday's NBA slate featured five games, including exciting matchups like Jazz-Thunder and Lakers-Raptors.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Jazz Thunder and Lakers Raptors

Opinion: How Kyle Lowry makes the Raptors an NBA Finals threat

Most expected the Raptors to fall off after losing NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard, but they're right back in the thick of the hunt thanks to Kyle Lowry.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Raptors, Kyle Lowry, Kawhi Leonard

NBA: Kyle Lowry leads Toronto Raptors to win over LA Lakers

Kyle Lowry stars in the Toronto Raptors' 107-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in Orlando.
Tags: News, Nba, Los Angeles Lakers, Toronto Raptors, Kyle Lowry, LA Lakers

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