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NBA roundup: Russell Westbrook makes history in Wizards' OT win

Russell Westbrook recorded the 181st triple-double of his career, tying Oscar Robertson's all-time NBA record, and hit the game-winning free throws with one second remaining in overtime to lead the Washington Wizards to a 133-132 win over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday in Indianapolis.

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Stephen Curry, Bradley Beal trade haymakers in an NBA scoring-title fight that is going down to the wire

Stephen Curry absolutely saw what Bradley Beal did on Saturday night, dropping 50 points in Washington's 133-132 win over the Pacers to raise his season scoring average to 31.4 per game. Curry, the league's scoring leader,

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NBA-leading Jazz beat Rockets 124-116 for 50th victory

Georges Niang tied a career high with 24 points and the NBA-leading Utah Jazz beat the short-handed Houston Rockets 124-116 on Saturday night to reach 50 victories.

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NBA playoff tracker: Nets rally from 21 down to snap losing streak

Things were not looking great for the Nets for most of the night, trailing by 21 in the first half against the Nuggets.

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Taipans big man Cam Oliver signs contract with NBA's Rockets

Cameron Oliver has signed a 10-day contract with the Houston Rockets, league sources told ESPN. The American big-ma

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Rockets clinch maximum ‘top four’ odds in NBA’s 2021 draft lottery

Houston has now secured its spot as one of the league's worst three teams this season, which will maximize its draft lottery odds.

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‘Forget the hate’: NBA star gets respect he deserves after ‘insane’ 47-year first

Now the two share a monumental piece of NBA history - and even the loudest of Westbrook’s critics would be applauding. Watch Live coverage every week of the NBA Regular Season with ESPN on Kayo. New to Kayo?

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Seth, NBA Twitter react to Steph's ridiculous game vs. OKC

Steph Curry play basketball more than Seth Curry, and when the two-time NBA MVP leaves his younger brother in awe, you know something magical is happening. V In the shadow of Washington Wizards All-Star guard Bradley Beal scoring 50 points earlier in the day,

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Nikola Jokic and Facundo Campazzo proving NBA dreams can come true with Denver Nuggets

Campazzo and Jokic's own Denver Nuggets host the Brooklyn Nets from 3am on Sunday morning, with repeats through the day, and then you can enjoy our Primetime game between the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Clippers from 8.

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NBA playoff watch: Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics inch closer to play-in

With the addition of play-in games to the 2021 NBA playoffs, the scramble for seeding is wilder -- and more important -- than ever, with almost every game down the stretch having significant postseason implications.

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Zion Williamson injury: Pelicans blame NBA officials for 'avoidable' finger injury but pundits disagree

Sky Sports coverage of the race to the NBA play-offs continues in the early hours of Sunday morning when the Denver Nuggets host the Brooklyn Nets from 3am and then our Primetime game between the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Clippers from 8.

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Kerr discusses how he would fare as a player in today's NBA

Warriors coach Steve Kerr has experienced a lifetime's worth of success on the court, and then some. As a player and coach, Kerr has won eight NBA titles, five of which were won playing for the iconic 90s Chicago Bulls and San Antonio Spurs.

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NBA DFS: Gary Trent Jr. and top DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy basketball picks for May 8, 2021

The Denver Nuggets and Brooklyn Nets both have serious designs on winning their respective conferences and making it to the NBA Finals and on Saturday night we get a potential finals preview when the teams go head-to-head.

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Westbrook closes in on 47-year record as Nets lose more ground in race for East: NBA Wrap

Luka Doncic has led Dallas to a season sweep over the Brooklyn Nets as the Mavericks claimed a 113-109 victory at the American Airlines Center. Doncic top scored once again for the Mavs with 24, who are fifth in the West and looking to move away from any potential involvement in the new end-of-season seventh to 10th-place qualifiers for the playoffs.

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Russell Westbrook ties Oscar Robertson's NBA record with 181st career triple-double

Russell Westbrook tied Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson's longstanding NBA record with his 181st career triple-double.

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Best NBA parlay picks, bets, odds for May 8, 2021 from proven computer model

There are seven games on the Saturday NBA schedule that the SportsLine Projection Model has simulated. It looked through expected defensive battles like 76ers vs. Pistons (O/U: 218 at William Hill Sportsbook) and expected barnburners like Pacers vs.

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NBA playoff tracker: Lakers slide into play-in tournament territory

It was only a matter of time based on their recent play but the Los Angeles Lakers are now the seventh seed in the West following Friday's 106-101 loss to Portland. Anthony Davis was indeed healthy after playing only nine minutes in Thursday's loss to the Clippers — logging 36 points,

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Premier League and FA form US alliance with NBA and NFL in bid to combat social media hate

The FA and Premier League are planning to join forces with the NBA and NFL in the next phase of their fight against social media hate.

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A 28-year-old NBA guard on his 6th team has a great perspective on playing his role and living 'happier'

Since joining the Nuggets, Austin Rivers is trying to play hard, support his teammates, and think less about himself.