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'King James' eclipses 'Air Jordan'

LeBron James scored 35 points in a record breaking winning performance against the Celtics.


Irving leads Cavs past Celtics

A virtuoso display from point guard Kyrie Irving has the Cavs on the cusp of another finals appearance.


Warriors clinch Finals berth

The Warriors completed a sweep of the Spurs to earn their third straight finals appearance.


Courageous Celtics stun Cavs

The visitors fought back from a 21-point deficit to claim an unlikely win in game four of the Eastern Conference Finals.


Spurs face elimination after loss

All five of the Warriors' starting five scored in double figures.

Steven Adams Enes Kanter

Adams' Thunder teammate detained at airport in Europe

Enes Kanter is reportedly set to visit New Zealand with Adams in August.


Cavs run riot over Celtics in NBA mismatch

The Cavaliers tied an NBA record with their 13th straight playoff victory.


King James crushes Celtics

LeBron sunk 38-points as the Cavs flexed their muscles against Boston.

Stephen Curry

Warriors blitz the Spurs

The Golden State Warriors have gone up 2-0 against a Leonard-less Spurs side.


Celtics reach conference finals

Abra Kadabra - and just like that the Wizards are out of the NBA playoffs.


Enraged Spurs coach slams 'unsportsmanlike' play

Gregg Popovich has slammed Warrior Zaza Pachulia for his part in the injury to star forward Kawhi Leonard.

Warriors players celebrate a first-half try in the 36-28 loss to the Panthers (Getty)

A game of two halves

It would be easy to forget who scored the Warriors first try on the weekend – let’s hope you haven’t - Take our weekly quiz.


Warriors fight back after Leonard injury

The Spurs lost their star player, then proceeded to lose a big lead in game one.


Wizards force game seven

The home team has won every game in the series so far.

The Tall Blacks are now part of the Asia group (Photosport file)

Tall Blacks learn path to World Cup

The Tall Blacks now face a longer road to qualify for next year's World Cup.

Kevin Durant blows past Gordon Hayward (Reuters)

Warriors outclass Jazz

Kevin Durant scored 25 points while Draymond Green chips in with 21.

John Wall scores a game-high 24 points for Washington (Getty)

Wizards halt Celtics streak

John Wall scored 24 as the Wizards broke the Celtics six-game playoff winning run.


LeBron helps himself to a beer during play

Since his early teens, there hasn't been much LeBron James couldn't do on the court.

Heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury is always good for a laugh on social media (Getty)

Sporting tweets of the week

A collection of social media gold from the sporting world in the last seven days.

India great Sachin Tendulkar turned 44 this week (Getty)

This week in Sporting History

Newshub looks at a few key sporting moments in time, that happened this week in sporting history.