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

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Former NBA Player Jason Collins Tests Positive For Coronavirus [Video]

Former NBA Player Jason Collins Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Former NBA player Jason Collins said he tested positive for coronavirus. Collins said he thinks he got it during a trip to New York City for the Brooklyn Nets Pride night game. According to the..

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NBA and NFL Surprise Fans With Free Streaming Access [Video]

NBA and NFL Surprise Fans With Free Streaming Access

With many people around the world practicing social distancing and self-isolationdue to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Drake quarantines himself following party with Kevin Durant

The rapper and NBA star hung out in California days before Durant revealed he had the coronavirus.

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4 Brooklyn Nets Players Test Positive for COVID-19 [Video]

4 Brooklyn Nets Players Test Positive for COVID-19

That brings the total number of known NBA players diagnosed with the coronavirus up to seven.

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NBA Braces for Best-Case Scenario for Season Resume

NBA owners and executives are bracing for a possible return to the NBA season after its suspension due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Gobert posts online apology for not having taken coronavirus threat seriously [Video]

Gobert posts online apology for not having taken coronavirus threat seriously

Utah Jazz player Rudy Gobert says he should have taken the coronavirus more seriously and that he is recovering from after testing positive for the virus.

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Godbert posts online apology for not having taken coronavirus threat seriously [Video]

Godbert posts online apology for not having taken coronavirus threat seriously

Utah Jazz player Rudy Gobert says he should have taken the coronavirus more seriously and that he is recovering from after testing positive for the virus.

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NBA Suspends Remainder of Regular Season Due to Coronavirus Pandemic [Video]

NBA Suspends Remainder of Regular Season Due to Coronavirus Pandemic

On Wednesday night, the NBA announced the indefinite suspension of the league’s current season.

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NHL Halts Regular Season Games Because of Coronavirus [Video]

NHL Halts Regular Season Games Because of Coronavirus

The pause comes one day after the NBA suspended its own season due to a player testing positive for COVID-19. In a statement, the NHL said it made the move after consulting with medical experts.

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LeBron James, Steph Curry and Other NBA Stars React After NBA Season Suspended [Video]

LeBron James, Steph Curry and Other NBA Stars React After NBA Season Suspended

The NBA announced on Wednesday that the remainder of the season would be suspended.

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Baseball to Broadway, coronavirus disrupts U.S. life [Video]

Baseball to Broadway, coronavirus disrupts U.S. life

The coronavirus is causing massive closures and delays across the U.S. - from March Madness to Major League Baseball to Broadway shows - seemingly upending life overnight. Lisa Bernhard has more.

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Major League Baseball postpones start of season due to coronavirus [Video]

Major League Baseball postpones start of season due to coronavirus

Major League Baseball cancels remainder of spring training and postpones start of regular season due to coronavirus

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Sporting Events Around The Globe Impacted By Coronavirus [Video]

Sporting Events Around The Globe Impacted By Coronavirus

The coronavirus has impacted the sports world, prompting event cancellations and seasonal suspensions. Countries across the world are postponing or severely limiting the types of events and the number..

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NBA Suspends Season After Jazz Player Diagnosed With Coronavirus [Video]

NBA Suspends Season After Jazz Player Diagnosed With Coronavirus

The National Basketball Association (NBA) announced on Wednesday it was suspending the season. According to Reuters, the decision was made after a Utah Jazz player tested positive for the coronavirus...

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NBA suspends season due to coronavirus [Video]

NBA suspends season due to coronavirus

The National Basketball Association announced on Wednesday (March 11) they would be suspending the rest of the season after a Utah Jazz player tested positive for the coronavirus. Gloria Tso reports.

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Trump suspends Europe-US travel [Video]

Trump suspends Europe-US travel

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday night he was suspending all travel between the United States and Europe - excluding the UK and Ireland - for 30 days starting Friday as he seeks to combat the..

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Young NBA fan sad for game cancellation [Video]

Young NBA fan sad for game cancellation

Eight-year-old Carter Noonan had dreamed of seeing the Golden State Warriors and star Steph Curry since he was four years old. Unfortunately, the Warriors announced that they will play Thursday's game..

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Young NBA fan sad for season cancellation [Video]

Young NBA fan sad for season cancellation

Eight-year-old Carter Noonan had dreamed of seeing the Golden State Warriors and star Steph Curry since he was four years old. Unfortunately, the Warriors announced that they will play Thursday's game..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:56Published
No game for young NBA fan [Video]

No game for young NBA fan

Sweeping cancellations amid COVID-19 fears include a Golden State Warriors game and a young fan who traveled far to see his hero

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:08Published
NBA Preparing Coronavirus Strategy [Video]

NBA Preparing Coronavirus Strategy

The NBA is recommending players use fist-bumps instead of high-fives.

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Vanessa Bryant Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Helicopter Operator in Fatal Kobe Bryant Crash | THR News [Video]

Vanessa Bryant Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Helicopter Operator in Fatal Kobe Bryant Crash | THR News

The NBA star's widow, who also lost her teenage daughter in the crash, says Island Express Helicopters and its pilot are responsible for the deadly Jan. 26 crash.

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Jordan, O'Neal pay tribute to Bryant [Video]

Jordan, O'Neal pay tribute to Bryant

Basketball legends Michael Jordan and Shaquille O'Neal make emotional speeches in memory of their friend Kobe Bryant

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LL Cool J advised Kobe Bryant against gangster rap album release [Video]

LL Cool J advised Kobe Bryant against gangster rap album release

Rapper LL Cool J once advised NBA legend Kobe Bryant against forming a rap career, admitting he was "confused" when the pro basketball star played his album to him.

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Michael Jordan remembers Kobe Bryant [Video]

Michael Jordan remembers Kobe Bryant

Michael Jordan gives an emotional tribute and admits he's given the world another “crying Jordan” meme.

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Team LeBron wins close fought NBA All-Star Game over Team Giannis [Video]

Team LeBron wins close fought NBA All-Star Game over Team Giannis

Kawhi Leonard wins first Kobe Bryant MVP award as Team LeBron downs Team Giannis 157-155 in close fought NBA All-Star Game

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