India  

National Basketball Association

North American professional sports league

National Basketball Association    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a professional basketball league in North America. The league is composed of 30 teams and is one of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. It is the premier men's professional basketball league in the world.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Lamar Odom Signs Celebrity Boxing Deal [Video]

Lamar Odom Signs Celebrity Boxing Deal

According to TMZ Sports, the ex-NBA star will fight on June 12 at the Showboat Casino in Atlantic City, NJ.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:41Published
The NBA reacts strongly to the US Capitol riot [Video]

The NBA reacts strongly to the US Capitol riot

The NBA world has been quick to respond to the riot at the US Capitol on January 6. Players, coaches and teams have been speaking out and denouncing the harrowing scenes.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 02:44Published
We live in two Americas, says NBA star LeBron [Video]

We live in two Americas, says NBA star LeBron

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James said the violent mob of President Donald Trump's supporters forcing their way into the U.S. Capitol showed that there were "two Americas."

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:24Published
Spurs' Hammon makes NBA history as first woman to lead team [Video]

Spurs' Hammon makes NBA history as first woman to lead team

San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon speaks about becoming the first woman to lead an NBA team after head coach Gregg Popovich was ejected.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 04:09Published
Only 3 NBA-approved restaurants in Tampa for players [Video]

Only 3 NBA-approved restaurants in Tampa for players

Only 3 NBA-approved restaurants in Tampa for players

Credit: ABC Action News     Duration: 00:43Published
Basketball player Satnam Singh joins farmers' protest [Video]

Basketball player Satnam Singh joins farmers' protest

As farmers continue to protest against the three new farm laws on different border areas of the national capital, Basketball player Satnam Singh on December 24 joined their agitation at the Singhu..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:28Published
Making Amalie Arena safe ahead of NBA season [Video]

Making Amalie Arena safe ahead of NBA season

Making Amalie Arena safe ahead of NBA season

Credit: ABC Action News     Duration: 02:06Published
Amalie Arena's new safety measures in place as Toronto Raptors begin season [Video]

Amalie Arena's new safety measures in place as Toronto Raptors begin season

The Toronto Raptors court is down at Amalie Arena, and the NBA team practiced on it for the first time Thursday.

Credit: ABC Action News     Duration: 01:28Published
Antetokounmpo signs biggest NBA deal in history [Video]

Antetokounmpo signs biggest NBA deal in history

Giannis Antetokounmpo signs a five-year extension contract for the Milwaukee Bucks, worth a reported $228 million.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 02:10Published
48 NBA Players Test Positive for COVID-19 as 2020-21 Season Prepares to Kick off [Video]

48 NBA Players Test Positive for COVID-19 as 2020-21 Season Prepares to Kick off

On December 2nd, the NBA and National Basketball Players Association released a joint statement regarding recent COVID-19 testing in the league.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:09Published
Selena Gomez reportedly dating NBA star Jimmy Butler [Video]

Selena Gomez reportedly dating NBA star Jimmy Butler

Selena Gomez has reportedly been cosying up to basketball star Jimmy Butler.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 00:48Published
48 NBA players have COVID-19 before season starts [Video]

48 NBA players have COVID-19 before season starts

Forty-eight NBA players tested positive for COVID-19, the league said on Wednesday, as players returned to their team's home markets for the start of the 2020-21 season on Dec. 22. Bryan Wood reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:16Published
Forty-eight players test positive for COVID-19 as league gears up for new season [Video]

Forty-eight players test positive for COVID-19 as league gears up for new season

Forty-eight NBA players tested positive for COVID-19 as teams gear up for the start of the 2020-21 season on December 22.

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:32Published
St. Leo University ready to host NBA's Raptors for training camp [Video]

St. Leo University ready to host NBA's Raptors for training camp

Raptors officials visited the small campus near Dade City and liked what they saw.

Credit: ABC Action News     Duration: 01:37Published
Pope Francis meets with NBA players [Video]

Pope Francis meets with NBA players

Pope Francis met with NBA players to discuss the group's efforts in addressing social and economic injustice and inequality occurring in their communities.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:02Published
Toronto Raptors to begin next NBA season in Tampa due to COVID-19 restrictions in Canada [Video]

Toronto Raptors to begin next NBA season in Tampa due to COVID-19 restrictions in Canada

The Toronto Raptors will be starting the 2020-21 NBA season in Tampa, the team said in a statement Friday.

Credit: ABC Action News     Duration: 01:10Published

You Might Like


NBA: Kevin Durant and debutant James Harden star in Brooklyn Nets win

Kevin Durant and debutant James Harden star as the Brooklyn Nets claim their third consecutive win with a 122-115 victory over the Orlando Magic.
BBC Sport - Published

NBA: Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns defiant over Covid-19

Minnesota Timberwolves player Karl-Anthony Towns says he will "not end up in a box" after testing positive for Covid-19 - which has claimed seven members of his family.
BBC Sport - Published

Karl-Anthony Towns Tests Positive For COVID, 'It Breaks My Heart'

Devastating news for Karl-Anthony Towns ... the NBA star announced he's tested positive for COVID-19 ... just 9 months after his mother passed away from a lengthy battle with coronavirus. The..
TMZ.com - Published

Kyrie Irving Fined $50k, Forfeits More Than $800k For Maskless Partying

Kyrie Irving has been hit with yet another fine this season ... this time, the Brooklyn Nets superstar will have to cough up $50,000 for violating the league's health and safety protocols. As we..
TMZ.com - Published

Charles Barkley Wants NBA Players To Skip Line For COVID Vaccines, They Pay More Taxes!

Hall of Famer Charles Barkley says NBA and NFL athletes deserve preferential treatment with COVID-19 vaccines ... claiming it's only fair considering how much they pay in taxes. The NBA is currently..
TMZ.com - Published

NBA: Houston Rockets beat San Antonio Spurs

Houston Rockets begin life after James Harden with a first away win of the season against San Antonio Spurs.
BBC Sport - Published

Trinity Rodman: NBA legend Dennis Rodman's daughter drafted second in NWSL

Her father is one of the biggest names in American sport - but Trinity Rodman wants success on her own terms after being drafted second in the US National Women's Soccer League.
BBC Sport - Published

NBA: LeBron James makes 'no-look' three pointer for LA Lakers

Watch LA Lakers star LeBron James make an incredible 'no-look' three-pointer during Tuesday's 117-100 win over the Houston Rockets.
BBC Sport - Published

Lamar Odom Signs Celebrity Boxing Deal, Fighting In June!!!

Lamar Odom is back ... but the 2x-NBA champion isn't returning to the hardwood -- he's fighting!! TMZ Sports has learned that the 41-year-old ex-NBA star has inked a deal with Celebrity Boxing ... and..
TMZ.com - Published

NBA Postpones Multiple Games Due To COVID-19

The NBA season is stumbling out of the gates ... with multiple games being postponed due to COVID-19. The league has been hit hard with the virus over the past week ... as the Miami Heat, Boston..
TMZ.com - Published

Charlotte Hornets' LaMelo Ball becomes youngest player in NBA history to score triple-double

LaMelo Ball becomes the youngest player in NBA history to score a triple-double as his Charlotte Hornets beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-105.
BBC Sport - Published

NBA: LA Lakers edge win over Chicago Bulls, Warriors beat Clippers

LeBron James scores 28 points as the Los Angeles Lakers edge out the Chicago Bulls in a narrow win.
BBC Sport - Published

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers hope to meet President Joe Biden but champions lose at Spurs

The Los Angeles Lakers hope to re-establish the tradition of NBA champions visiting the president of the United States.
BBC Sport - Published

NBA: Miami Heat and Boston Celtics play with 'heavy heart' after storming of Capitol

The Miami Heat and Boston Celtics say they played "with a heavy heart" on Wednesday after seeing the US Capitol stormed by hundreds of supporters of outgoing president Donald Trump.
BBC Sport - Published

NBA: LeBron James and Anthony Davis shine as Lakers top Western Conference

Anthony Davis and LeBron James each score 26 points as the Los Angeles Lakers edged out the Memphis Grizzlies to lead the NBA's Western Conference.
BBC Sport - Published

NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo shines as Milwaukee Bucks beat Detroit Pistons

Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 43 points as Milwaukee Bucks win, while Philadelphia 76ers move top of the Eastern Conference.
BBC Sport - Published

NBA's DeMar DeRozan Gets Iconic Image of Malcolm X Tattoo'd On Bicep

DeMar DeRozan is honoring Malcolm X with some brand new ink ... tattooing an iconic image of his hero on his left bicep. We're told the San Antonio Spurs star wanted the piece done before the NBA..
TMZ.com - Published

Celebrity Deaths in 2020 Included Kobe Bryant, Alex Trebek, Chadwick Boseman

The pandemic no doubt made the year 2020 one of the saddest and most terrifying years ever on this planet. Losing legends like Kobe Bryant and Alex Trebek made it much worse. The NBA superstar and TV..
TMZ.com - Published

Houston Rockets Game Postponed, Not Enough Players Cleared COVID Protocol

The NBA has postponed the Houston Rockets vs. OKC Thunder game set for Wednesday night -- because the Rockets don't have enough players available to field a team due to COVID restrictions. An NBA team..
TMZ.com - Published

Los Angeles Lakers Honor Kobe Bryant On Championship Rings

The Los Angeles Lakers are honoring Kobe Bryant with their 2020 championship rings ... including 2 touching tributes to the late NBA legend in the design. LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the rest of..
TMZ.com - Published

NBA Launches Investigation Into Allegations Against Clippers, Jerry West

The NBA has launched its own investigation into allegations made against the Clippers and Jerry West in a new lawsuit, TMZ Sports has learned. The allegations are spelled out in a lawsuit filed by..
TMZ.com - Published

Dwight Howard Hired 2 Women to Care for His Giant Snake & Then Stiffed 'Em, Allegedly

Dwight Howard has a HUUUUUGE snake -- we're talking a 200-pound constrictor -- but the 2 women tasked with caring for it say the NBA star screwed them when it came time to pay up. It's all in a lawsuit..
TMZ.com - Published

Montana Yao Files for Divorce from NBA Husband Malik Beasley

Montana Yao has officially filed divorce docs seeking to end her 9-month marriage to NBA player Malik Beasley, TMZ Sports has learned. Yao filed the papers this week in Minnesota, where the family has..
TMZ.com - Published

LaMelo Ball Cops Baller Diamond Grill With 14k Gold, Welcome To The NBA!

You make it to the NBA, you get iced out ... and that's exactly what LaMelo Ball did -- copping an incredibly shiny diamond grill to kick off his rookie season!! Of course, the youngest Ball bro...
TMZ.com - Published

NBA's DeMar DeRozan Chases Off Home Intruder After Man Came Face-to-Face with Kids

Scary moment for NBA star DeMar DeRozan ... who chased an intruder out of his L.A.-area home after a terrifying encounter with his kids, TMZ Sports has learned. Our sources tell us ... the man broke..
TMZ.com - Published

Paul Pierce Sued By His Weed Guy, I Built Your Grow House and You Stiffed Me!

NBA legend Paul Pierce is being sued over an alleged marijuana deal gone bad -- accused of screwing over the guy he hired to build and run his grow house! "The Truth" is being sued by Kenneth Johnson..
TMZ.com - Published

48 NBA Players Test Positive For COVID-19 At Start Of 2020-21 Season

No bubble, mo' problems. The NBA says 48 out of 546 players have tested positive for COVID-19 in its first round of testing for the 2020-21 season. Yeah ... not great. But, NBA officials aren't..
TMZ.com - Published

Malik Beasley's Wife 'Blindsided' By Photo of NBA Star with Larsa Pippen

Malik Beasley's wife had NO IDEA the NBA star was hanging out with Larsa Pippen in Miami last week until she saw photos online ... and she ain't happy about it! Sources close to Beasley's wife Montana..
TMZ.com - Published

Jake Paul Knocks Nate Robinson Out Cold, Violent KO

Jake Paul just DESTROYED Nate Robinson -- knocking the ex-NBA star out cold with a devastating right cross that sent Nate crashing to the mat. Wow. 23-year-old Jake was in control the entire fight..
TMZ.com - Published

LaVar Ball Says LaMelo Will Win NBA Rookie Of The Year, 'Guaranteed!'

"GUARANTEEEEEED!!!!" LaVar Ball says there's NO DOUBT in his mind his son, LaMelo, will receive the highest honors of his draft class ... telling TMZ Sports the #3 overall pick is a shoo-in for the..
TMZ.com - Published

NBA's Markelle Fultz Gets Amazing Foot-Long 'Black Panther' Tattoo On Thigh

NBA star Markelle Fultz is taking Wakanda Forever literally ... he just got a foot-long image of the Black Panther tattooed on his thigh -- and it's AMAZING!! TMZ Sports has learned back in the summer,..
TMZ.com - Published

Michael Jordan Donates $2 Million to Food Shelter, 'An Incredible Gift'

Michael Jordan is feeling the holiday spirit -- the NBA legend just donated $2 MILLION to help feed people in need!!! "In these challenging times and in a year of unimaginable difficulty due to..
TMZ.com - Published

Pope Francis Meeting With 5 NBA Players at Vatican to Discuss Social Justice

Pope Francis has invited 5 NBA players to his home court -- The Vatican -- for a 1-hour meeting Monday about social justice issues. The 5-player delegation features Sterling Brown -- the former..
TMZ.com - Published

Russell Westbrook Leads COVID-Safe Thanksgiving Food Giveaway in L.A., Great Video

Think COVID could stop Russell Westbrook from helping out some families in need during the holiday? HELL NO!! The NBA superstar grabbed some masks, gloves and sanitizer and hit the streets of L.A. on..
TMZ.com - Published

Klay Thompson Diagnosed with Torn Achilles, Will Miss Entire NBA Season

NBA superstar Klay Thompson has been diagnosed with a torn right Achilles tendon -- and will miss the entire 2020-21 season. It's the worst possible news the Golden State Warriors could have received..
TMZ.com - Published

James Harden Reportedly Wants Out Of Houston Due To Owner's Trump Support

James Harden and many others in the Rockets' org. all want OUT of Houston ... and it's all reportedly because the team's owner is a big Donald Trump supporter. NBA insider Ric Bucher dropped the..
TMZ.com - Published

Jordyn Woods Surprises Karl-Anthony Towns for Bday with Gifts Honoring Late Mom

Talk about a thoughtful 25th birthday gift ... Jordyn Woods celebrated Karl-Anthony Towns' quarter-century day over the weekend with a very special celebration -- complete with golf, gifts and some..
TMZ.com - Published

Kobe Bryant Makes Forbes List of 'Highest-Paid Dead Celebrities,' Earned $20 Mil

Kobe Bryant is still a titan of industry -- even in death -- so says Forbes which just ranked him #6 on its "Highest-Paid Dead Celebrities of 2020" list. The NBA legend passed away on Jan. 26 in a..
TMZ.com - Published

LeBron Played Huge Role In Biden Campaign & Deserves Credit, Says Shannon Sharpe

Throw another assist on LeBron's resume ... Shannon Sharpe tells TMZ Sports he STRONGLY believes the NBA superstar deserves some of the credit for helping Joe Biden close in on the presidency. "[LeBron..
TMZ.com - Published

Delonte West Hits Basketball Court For Workout During Recovery

Delonte West's still got it!!! The ex-NBA star has taken his recovery to the hardwood ... hitting the basketball court to brush up on his skills this week -- and the dude looks GREAT!!! The 37-year-old..
TMZ.com - Published

NBA's Alize Johnson's Mom 'Speechless' After Home Surprise, 'It's Mind-Blowing!'

NBA forward Alize Johnson's mom says she was at a loss for words when she was gifted with a new house ... telling TMZ Sports she was BLOWN AWAY by her son's huge gesture. As we previously reported, the..
TMZ.com - Published

Editors Guild, NBA condemn arrest


IndiaTimes - Published

'LeBron James Sucks' Chant Breaks Out at Trump Campaign Rally, Trump Loves It

"LeBron James Sucks!" That's the chant that rang out at a Donald Trump campaign rally in Pennsylvania on Monday ... and #45 loved every second of it. Trump was doing his usual anti-NBA thing .....
TMZ.com - Published

Shawn Kemp Reveals He Smoked Weed During NBA Career, Safer Than Pain Pills!

Shawn Kemp admits he smoked marijuana during his days as an NBA superstar ... and flat out says he has zero regrets, 'cause weed is way SAFER than pain pills. TMZ Sports talked to the 50-year-old..
TMZ.com - Published

Michael Jordan & Scottie Pippen Signed Super-Rare Basketball Card Hits Auction Block

You're looking at an extremely rare, one-of-a-kind basketball card featuring Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen's autograph ... and an actual piece of their game-worn NBA jerseys. This is awesome, and..
TMZ.com - Published

Yasiel Puig Sued for Alleged Sexual Battery at 2018 Lakers Game

MLB superstar Yasiel Puig is being sued by a woman accusing him of sexual battery at an NBA game back in 2018, according to court docs obtained by TMZ Sports. The woman behind the lawsuit is using the..
TMZ.com - Published

Guess Who This Grinning Guy Turned Into!

Before this picture-perfect pip-squeak was dunking on the competition, he was just another grinning guy growing up in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. This happy young man made a name for himself in sports..
TMZ.com - Published

Shaquille O'Neal Says Clippers Have To Trade Paul George If They Wanna Win NBA Title

Shaq says if the Clippers ever want to win an NBA championship, they gotta ship Paul George’s ass outta Los Angeles … like now!! Some background ... after landing Leonard and PG last season, the..
TMZ.com - Published

LeBron James Says He 'Damn Sure Won’t Go Back And Forth' With President Trump

LeBron James is vowing NOT to engage in Twitter wars with President Trump before the election ... saying he "damn sure won't go back and forth" with #45. The 4-time NBA champ has engaged in mutual..
TMZ.com - Published

NBA writes to TRAI about violations by Republic TV


IndiaTimes - Published


 Page 1  〉