Chris Paul

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Kawhi Leonard, seen here playing for the  Toronto Raptors in game six of last season’s NBA Finals  against the Golden State Warriors, has signed for the Los Angeles Clippers for the new season. Photograph:  Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images

The new NBA season begins on Wednesday (1am, Sky Sports Arena) as the Toronto Raptors launch their title defence in the opening game against the New O(...)

Chris Paul: “I genuinely think the Irish consumer is underserved”

It’s barely two months since the ink dried on the completion of Bankinter’s takeover of Irish-based consumer finance company Avantcard. And already Av(...)

Avantcard was acquired by Bankinter last year.

Spanish-owned consumer finance business Avantcard said it will create 40 new jobs in Leitrim to support growth in the business. The Leitrim-based le(...)

 LeBron James scores a basket on his Lakers home debut. Photograph: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

Los Angeles Lakers’ new forward LeBron James said he was not disappointed with the defeats in the first two games and the early struggles were normal(...)

Dwayne Wade: “I think enjoying wine comes with age and sophistication and a certain kind of maturity.” Photograph: dwadecellars.com

Picture the scene. An inter-county player returns home from a big championship game and heads straight for the wine rack. He picks out a bottle of Cab(...)

Consumer finance group Avantcard is to offer ‘personalised pricing’ for credit cards and loans in a bid to garner a bigger share of the Irish market.

Consumer finance group Avantcard, formerly MBNA, is to offer “personalised pricing” for credit cards and loans in a bid to garner a bigger share of th(...)

Los Angeles Clippers fans hold up signs referencing the Donald Sterling situation before the game with the Golden State Warriors. Photograph: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images

Preaching the mantra of unity, the Los Angeles Clippers got back to winning ways against the Golden State Warriors just hours after disgraced team own(...)

In a sign of solidarity players shed their warm-up jackets together before the game and placed them in a pile at midcourt, revealing red, long-sleeved team shirts worn inside out to obscure the team’s name. Photograph  Noah Graham/NBAE/Getty Images

The Los Angeles Clippers, reacting to recordings of racist remarks attributed to Donald Sterling, the team’s owner, took the court for their N(...)

 NBA Commissioner Adam Silver addresses the media about a recording containing alleged racist comments by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Photograph: Mike Brown/EPA.

The NBA is investigating an audio recording posted online of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling allegedly telling his girlfriend not t(...)