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N.B.A. Announces All-Star Game Plans Despite Player Objections

The N.B.A. will host its All-Star Game on March 7 at State Farm Arena in Atlanta, despite the misgivings of the city’s mayor and...

Predicting N.B.A. All-Star Picks and Snubs

If you enjoy spirited discourse about N.B.A. All-Star matters, this is your year.There is the ongoing debate about the wisdom of holding even a...

In the N.B.A., Money Speaks Louder Than Stars

The league’s deals with Disney and TNT, worth $24 billion over nine years, do not expire until after the 2024-25 season, but it is...

Half the Team Had the Coronavirus. The Wizards Are Still Recovering.

Bertans had finally been freed from isolation while his teammates were gone, returning home to his wife and daughter. His first practice was an...

N.B.A. Says Teams Must Play the National Anthem

The N.B.A. is again requiring teams to play the national anthem before games, after the Dallas Mavericks had stopped playing the anthem through their...

Liberty Trade Top Scorer but Add the All-Star Natasha Howard

The Liberty traded away the top pick in this year’s draft and Kia Nurse, their top scorer last season, as part of a flurry...

Behind the ‘Grind’ of the N.B.A. Team With the Next Big Thing

The buzzer sounded, signaling a Charlotte Hornets loss to the Indiana Pacers. Charlotte wouldn’t have to wait long to try to exact revenge.This N.B.A....

Mark Cuban Says He Told Mavericks to Stop Playing Anthem

Mark Cuban, the owner of the Dallas Mavericks, said Tuesday night that he had instructed the team to stop playing the national anthem before...

Knicks Nearing Trade for Derrick Rose

The Knicks are finalizing a trade to reacquire the former N.B.A. All-Star guard Derrick Rose from the Detroit Pistons, according to two people briefed...

Growing Chorus of N.B.A. Stars Boos League’s Virus Strategy

On Jan. 12, the league and the players’ union announced new health protocols to deal with a rash of game postponements. Among the new...

N.B.A. All-Star Game Would Be ‘Slap in the Face,’ LeBron James Says

As the N.B.A. finalizes arrangements to stage an All-Star Game in Atlanta on March 7, LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers issued a...

Anthony Davis Is the Teammate LeBron James Has Been Waiting For

Utah has increased its capacity to about 3,900 spectators from 1,500 since you voiced these concerns, but none of this is new or exclusive...

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