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Brooklyn Nets duo Jordan, Dinwiddie test positive for COVID-19

30 June 2020, 3:33 PM

Brooklyn Nets duo DeAndre Jordan and Spencer Dinwiddie said on Monday they have tested positive for COVID-19, the news coming as the NBA prepares to resume the 2020 season next month.

Bryant, Duncan and Garnett headline Hall of Fame class

6 April 2020, 5:59 AM

The late Kobe Bryant was selected on Saturday as a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility.

No high-fives with fans, only fist-bumps, players told as virus precaution

3 March 2020, 3:41 AM

NBA players should fist-bump with fans instead of high-fiving them and avoid taking items to autograph, the league told teams in a memo listing short-term recommendations to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Bryant named Basketball Hall of Fame finalist, three weeks after death

16 February 2020, 4:00 AM

Three weeks after Kobe Bryant, one of the most dominant players in NBA history, was killed with his daughter and seven others in a helicopter crash, the global sports icon was named a finalist to the Basketball Hall of Fame.

LeBron celebrates his ‘brother’ Kobe in emotional speech

1 February 2020, 9:10 AM

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James delivered an emotional speech honoring his “brother” Kobe Bryant prior to the first Lakers game since the NBA great, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others died in a helicopter crash on Sunday.



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