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Fox, Hield lead Kings over Lakers 141-137 in triple OT

Nov. 27, 2021 02:58 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alvin Gentry said when he became Sacramento's interim coach that it was going to take everyone if the Kings were going to stop their season from spiraling out of control. On Friday night, they got plenty of contributions up and down the roster. Seven...

James fined $15,000 for obscene gesture, warned for language

Nov. 26, 2021 20:19 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James was fined $15,000 for an obscene gesture Friday by the NBA, which also warned the Lakers superstar about using profane language. James made the gesture after making a shot late in Los Angeles' 124-116 overtime victory in Indiana on Wednesday...

James rallies Lakers past Pacers 124-116 after suspension

Nov. 24, 2021 23:14 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James missed his chance to shine at Madison Square Garden this season. So, he picked up his teammates in his return Wednesday night at Indiana. After drawing the first suspension of his career because of a fracas Sunday in Detroit, James...

Knicks recover to beat Lakers team missing suspended James

Nov. 23, 2021 23:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James couldn't be in the building. Anthony Davis almost wasn't. With one superstar suspended and another sick, the Los Angeles Lakers already had big problems. Then they created one more for themselves by falling into a 25-point hole. ...

Herro leads Heat past Pistons 100-92 with 4th-quarter rally

Nov. 23, 2021 22:38 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Tyler Herro had 31 points and eight rebounds as the Miami Heat rallied to beat the Detroit Pistons 100-92 on Tuesday night. Miami (12-6) outscored the Pistons 27-6 in the first 8:17 of the fourth quarter to turn a nine-point deficit into a 12-point lead....

LeBron suspended 1 game, Stewart 2 games for altercation

Nov. 23, 2021 03:40 AM EST

LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers has been suspended for one game and Detroit's Isaiah Stewart was suspended two games for their roles in an ugly incident during Sunday's Lakers-Pistons game. The NBA announced the suspensions Monday, and both will affect games on...

Analysis: After another fracas, the NBA had to hit back

Nov. 23, 2021 02:11 AM EST

LeBron James is missing one game. Markieff Morris is missing his eighth, with no end in sight. Those two things are more connected than some might realize. By suspending James for Tuesday night’s game...

Lakers' LeBron James suspended one game, Pistons' Isaiah Stewart suspended two games for on-court altercation

Nov. 22, 2021 18:24 PM EST
NEW YORK (AP) — Lakers' LeBron James suspended one game, Pistons' Isaiah Stewart suspended two games for on-court altercation.

Timeline of NBA in 1960s as league celebrates 75th season

Nov. 22, 2021 11:12 AM EST

Timeline of the National Basketball Association during the 1960s. The timeline includes milestone moments in the league’s history and key moments off the court as the NBA celebrates its 75th season: Feb. 1, 1960: Ezell Blair Jr., David Richmond, Franklin McCain and...

AP WAS THERE: Celtics cap run with 11th title in 13 seasons

Nov. 22, 2021 11:11 AM EST

LOS ANGELES — The Boston Celtics’ dynasty with Bill Russell finally comes to an end but in championship fashion with their 11th title in 13 seasons. Russell served as player-coach. The Celtics pushed the Los Angeles Lakers to seven games and prevent the planned celebration with a 108-106...