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Sun, 26 Mar 2017 18:24:27 GMTThe Knicks’ Joakim Noah, left, who has been out with a knee injury, was suspended for 20 games for violating the N.B.A.’s antidrug policy.Noah, who has been sidelined with a knee injury, was suspended for 20 games, starting with the first game he is physically able to play.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 02:58:31 GMTTHE Phoenix Suns’ Devin Booker driving to the basket against Boston Celtics’ Jaylen Brown during the first quarter.The 20-year-old Booker, whose previous career best was 39, became the sixth player in N.B.A. history to reach that total.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:10:38 GMTFrom right, the Cavaliers’ LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kyle Korver sitting out a game against the Clippers in Los Angeles on Saturday. Kevin Love also rested.A mass benching helped the Warriors shake off a losing streak, and many credit Gregg Popovich’s strategy of holding out Tim Duncan with extending his career.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:15:02 GMTClippers guard Chris Paul broke his right hand last April and plays with 16 pins and a metal plate embedded in his palm. He shoots with his right hand.Paul, the Clippers’ ball-hawking guard, has paid a price — multiple injuries to his fingers — for collecting more steals than any other active N.B.A. player.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 05:12:03 GMTPortland’s Meyers Leonard celebrated hitting a 3-pointer against the Knicks in the first half.Ron Baker, Mindaugas Kuzminskas and Willy Hernangomez started for the Knicks, who played without Carmelo Anthony and Derrick Rose.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 05:48:16 GMTSerge Ibaka of the Raptors, center, and Robin Lopez, left, got into a scuffle during the second half.Ibaka and Lopez were ejected from the game after exchanging punches near the basket, and Toronto proceeded to come back from a 16-point deficit.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 22:31:19 GMTJerry Krause, the Chicago Bulls’ general manager, spoke to reporters after trading for Dennis Rodman in October 1995.The former Bulls general manager orchestrated the team’s dynasty of the 1990s, assembling the rosters that Jordan led to six N.B.A. championships.
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 01:49:01 GMTNew York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony during a game against the Philadelphia 76ers earlier this month.Anthony, who has been linked to the Clippers in trade rumors, said he admired players who stayed with one team, “but a lot of things have to fall into place.”
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 20:15:11 GMTThe Warriors’ Kevin Durant, left, and the Thunder’s Russell Westbrook.The Warriors travel to play the Thunder on Monday night as the problem of teams resting stars in marquee matchups nears a tipping point.