Donovan Mitchell, Dillion Brooks ejected after fight

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Things turned ugly during the Cleveland Cavaliers and Memphis Grizzlies game.  The Cavaliers’ Donovan Mitchell and Grizzlies’ Dillion Brooks were both ejected from Thursday’s matchup at Cleveland’s Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse after the two players were involved in a scuffle that spilled into the stands. The incident happened with 5:48 left in the […]

Reserves announced for event in Utah

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Utah Jazz forward Lauri Markkanen is a first-time NBA All-Star who will get to play in the annual classic in his home team’s city. Markkanen, who is having a career year in his first season with the Jazz, was named one of seven Western Conference reserves, joining the All-Star starters […]

LeBron James fouled on potential game-winning shot

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The National Basketball Referees Association said Sunday that LeBron James was fouled on the last play of regulation in the Los Angeles Lakers’ game against the Boston Celtics. The NBA office also confirmed for the second time that a foul should have been called. “Like everyone else, referees make mistakes,” […]

2023 NBA All-Star Game starter snubs

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The 2023 NBA All-Star starters were announced Thursday and LeBron James tied Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for most All-Star selections with 19. This is the Los Angeles Lakers forward’s 18th time being named a starter. There’s the expected All-Star starters like James, Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry […]

LeBron James earns historic 19th selection

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As LeBron James nears Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s all-time NBA scoring record, he made the All-Star team for the 19th time on Thursday, tying Abdul-Jabbar for most in league history, was named a starter for a record 18th time and set a league record with his 19th consecutive All-Star selection. And if […]