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Kobe helps Lakers snap four-game losing run

Forward scores 17 points in Lakers' win over Pistons in the NBA; Smart's career-high 26 points seal Celtics' win.

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Bulls extend 76ers' losing streak to 17 games

Mirotic scores 20 points and 10 rebounds as Chicago rout Philadelphia; Indiana outpace Orlando.

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Kobe seals Lakers' first win of the season

LA Lakers beat the Nets after Kobe scores 18 points; LeBron stars in Cavaliers' win over Philadelphia.

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Lamb helps Hornets tame the Bulls

Charlotte Hornets seal first win of the season by routing the Bulls; Hawks beat Heats.

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LeBron reaches NBA landmark in Cavaliers' win

Scores 22 points to become youngest player in NBA history to reach 25,000-points landmark.

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Meet Palestine's first professional basketball player

Sakakini has been playing in China for three seasons but has now set his sights on the NBA.

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S Korea basketball players in match-fixing probe

Eleven players among 26 people being probed on suspicion of gambling and match-fixing.

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Clippers fined $250,000 for violating NBA rules

Los Angeles side penalised for violating the 'anti-circumvention rules' in dealing with DeAndre Jordan.

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China to host 2019 basketball World Cup

China outbids Philippines for right to host 2019 event, which has been delayed a year to not coincide with FIFA title.

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NBA scoring a point in South Africa

First NBA game in Africa will take place in Johannesburg as the league looks to unearth new talent.

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Golden State crowned NBA champions after 40 years

Iguodala named playoffs' MVP as Warriors withstand LeBron-led fightback by Cleveland to win Game Six.

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Golden State on brink of first NBA title in 40 years

Season's MVP Curry scores 37 points in Game Five win over the Cavaliers to go 3-2 up.

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LeBron stars as Cavaliers take lead in NBA Finals

Cleveland beat Golden State in Game Three with James scoring a game-high 40 points.