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James, Davis put Lakers on brink as Miami downed

Thursday, October, 8 2020    

Orlando , United States (AFP) — LeBron James scored 28 points as the Los Angeles Lakers moved within one win of a 17th National Basketball Association (NBA) championship on Tuesday with a 102-96 victory over the Miami Heat. Read More

Relentless Butler propels Heat to game 3 win over Lakers

Tuesday, October, 6 2020    

Miami, United States (AFP) — The Miami Heat, fuelled by a 40-point triple-double from Jimmy Butler, clawed their way back into the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals with a 115-104 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday. Read More

James, Davis, propel Lakers to second-straight win over Heat

Sunday, October, 4 2020    

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — Anthony Davis and LeBron James powered Los Angeles to a 124-114 victory over Miami Heat on Friday that put the Lakers two wins away from their first NBA title since 2010. Read More

It's a Lakers - Heat NBA finals

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, October, 2 2020    

Twenty -twenty has been a tumultuous year (to say the least) and several things have negatively affected our daily lives, most specifically the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

Lakers, Heat prepare for battle as NBA odyssey reaches climax

Wednesday, September, 30 2020    

Orlando , United States (AFP) — LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers begin the final challenge in their bid to return to the summit of basketball today when they take on the Miami Heat team in game one of the National Baskeball Association (NBA)... Read More

Heat scorch Celtics to reach NBA Finals clash with Lakers

Tuesday, September, 29 2020    

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — The Miami Heat poured it on in the fourth quarter to beat the Boston Celtics 125-113 on Sunday and book a NBA Finals showdown with the Los Angeles Lakers. Read More

LeBron powers Lakers past Nuggets into NBA Finals

Monday, September, 28 2020    

Miami, United States (AFP) —The Los Angeles Lakers, fuelled b y a triple-double from superstar LeBron James, beat the Denver Nuggets 117-107 on Saturday to reach the National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals. Read More

Celtics rally to beat Heat, stay alive in NBA play-offs

Sunday, September, 27 2020    

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — The Boston Celtics roared back in the second half to beat the Miami Heat 121-108 on Friday to stay alive in the NBA play-offs. Read More

Lakers hold off Nuggets, take 3-1 series lead

Saturday, September, 26 2020    

ORLANDO, United States (AFP) — Anthony Davis and LeBron James combined for 60 points as the top-seeded Los Angeles Lakers seized control of their Western Conference finals series with a 114-108 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Thursday. Read More

NFL Season/NBA play-offs

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, September, 25 2020    

A high-scoring week 2 of National Football League (NFL) action, during which most games had at least one team scoring 30+ points, provided insight into what this season has to offer but also had a slew of injuries that cast a shadow on the activities. Read More

Murray to the rescue as Nuggets hold off Lakers

Thursday, September, 24 2020    

Orlando , United States (AFP) — Jamal Murray scored 28 points as the Denver Nuggets held off a ferocious late fightback from the Los Angeles Lakers to roar back into contention in the Western Conference finals series on Tuesday. Read More

Davis's buzzer beater lifts Lakers over Nuggets

Tuesday, September, 22 2020    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Anthony Davis drained a three-pointer as time expired to seal the Los Angeles Lakers' 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets Sunday, for a 2-0 lead in the National Basketball Association (NBA) Western Conference... Read More

Celtics strike back with 117-106 win over Heat

Monday, September, 21 2020    

Miami, United States (AFP) — The Boston Celtics hit back on Saturday, leading wire-to-wire in a 117-106 victory over the Miami Heat that cut the gap in the National Basketball Association (NBA) Eastern Conference finals to two games to one. Read More

Heat burn Celtics again for 2-0 NBA series lead

Saturday, September, 19 2020    

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — The Miami Heat turned it up in the second half, rallying again for a 106-101 victory over the Boston Celtics and a 2-0 lead in the National Basketball Association (NBA) Eastern Conference finals. Read More

Bucks' Antetokounmpo named NBA MVP for second-straight year

Saturday, September, 19 2020    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo said yesterday he'll treasure his second-straight National Basketball Association (NBA) Most Valuable Player (MVP) award and redouble his efforts to capture a league... Read More



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