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Health Nov 12In memo, NBA tells players and coaches to act on booster shots
The league told players and coaches in a memo Friday that it is no longer advisable to wait before receiving the additional dose. The booster shots should be received "as soon as possible."…
Nation Oct 07WATCH: Federal grand jury indicts 18 former NBA players for defrauding health care plan
Eighteen former NBA players were charged Thursday with pocketing about $2.5 million illegally by defrauding the league's health and welfare benefit plan in a scam that authorities said involved claiming fictitious medical and dental expenses.
World Nov 23NBA players hailed by pope at Vatican for demanding justice
Pope Francis lauded a delegation of NBA players who met with him at the Vatican on Monday as “champions" and said he supported their work on addressing social injustice.
Nation Aug 26NBA playoff games called off amid player protest, reverberates through other leagues
The Milwaukee Brewers and Cincinnati Reds reportedly decided not to play as scheduled Wednesday and WNBA players also are not playing three regular season games in Bradenton, Florida.
Nation Jun 04NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan in Florida
The NBA's Board of Governors has approved a 22-team format for restarting the league season in late July at the Disney campus near Orlando, Florida. The notion passed "overwhelmingly," said a person familiar with the situation.
Nation Mar 11NBA suspends season until further notice over virus fears
The NBA has suspended its season "until further notice" after a Utah Jazz player tested positive Wednesday for the coronavirus.
Nation Feb 17All-Star weekend, as expected, was about honoring Kobe
This All-Star weekend was Michael Jordan's longtime home of Chicago, highlighted by a game where LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo served as captains — but it was, predictably and understandably, overshadowed by the mourning of Bryant.
Nation Jan 30Vanessa Bryant ‘completely devastated by the sudden loss’ of Kobe Bryant, daughter
The Bryants would have celebrated their 19th wedding anniversary this April. They had four daughters including Gianna, the 13-year-old who died in the crash.
Nation Jan 27Gianna Bryant, 13, would have carried on her father’s basketball legacy
Gianna Maria Onore Bryant was going to play at Connecticut and head to the WNBA. But her promising life came to a shocking, sudden and sad end Sunday. Everyone who saw her play said she was a promising young star,…
Nation Oct 10China cancels media events for NBA preseason game
It's the latest salvo in the rift between the league and China stemming from a since-deleted tweet posted last week by Daryl Morey.