Westbrook says Lakers role to ‘make game easy’ for James

LOS ANGELES: Star guard Russell Westbrook says his role with his new Los Angeles Lakers teammates will be simple -- and it includes making...

Bucks beat Suns to move one win from end of 50-year NBA drought

PHOENIX: Powered by 32 points from Giannis Antetokounmpo and late heroics from Jrue Holiday, the Milwaukee Bucks moved within one win of their first...

Bucks surge late to beat Suns and pull level in NBA Finals

MILWAUKEE: Khris Middleton put Milwaukee on his back in the final minutes, scoring 10 of his 40 points down the stretch to rally the...

Giannis scores 41 as Bucks trim Suns’ lead in NBA Finals

MILWAUKEE: Giannis Antetokounmpo powered Milwaukee to a crucial 120-100 victory over Phoenix on Sunday in the NBA Finals, reviving the Bucks' chances to win...

Nigeria shock US in pre-Olympic basketball friendly

LOS ANGELES: Nigeria shocked the United States 90-87 in a pre-Olympic basketball friendly in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Saturday. Nigeria, with six NBA players...

Lightning strike twice for second straight Stanley Cup

MIAMI: The Tampa Bay Lightning won their second straight Stanley Cup Wednesday, edging the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 to win the NHL championship series four...

Paul powers Suns over Bucks in NBA Finals opener

PHOENIX: Chris Paul made sure his long-awaited NBA Finals debut would be one to remember, scoring 32 points and adding nine assists to spark...

Bucks oust Hawks to face Phoenix in NBA Finals

LOS ANGELES: Khris Middleton poured in 32 points to power the Milwaukee Bucks into their first NBA Finals in over 45 years on Saturday...

Paul stars as Suns rout Clippers to reach NBA finals

LOS ANGELES: Chris Paul erupted for 41 points to lead the Phoenix Suns into the NBA Finals on Wednesday with a series-clinching 130-103 victory...

Giannis injured as Hawks down Bucks to level series

NEW YORK: Giannis Antetokounmpo suffered a knee injury as the Milwaukee Bucks slumped to a series-leveling defeat against the Atlanta Hawks in their NBA...

George keeps Clippers alive as Suns downed

LOS ANGELES: Paul George scored 41 points as the Los Angeles Clippers kept their NBA Western Conference finals series alive with a battling 116-102...

Bucks dominate game two to even East final series

LOS ANGELES: Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 25 points and Jrue Holiday delivered 22 as the third-seeded Milwaukee Bucks crushed the Atlanta Hawks 125-91 to level...

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