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 Boston Celtics’ Daniel Theis and Toronto Raptors’ Marc Gasol during the NBA semi-final Eastern Conference playoff game five. Photograph: EPA

The Boston Celtics moved to within one win of the Eastern Conference finals as they dispatched the reigning champion Toronto Raptors 111-89. The Celt(...)

Luka Doncic left the game twice following an ankle injury sustained in a collision. File photograph: EPA

The Los Angeles Clippers emerged 130-122 victors after briefly being troubled by the Dallas Mavericks, with the Californians moving to 2-1 in their be(...)

Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James wears a Black Lives Matter shirt and kneels with teammates during the national anthem. Photograph: AP

The NBA resumed from its coronavirus suspension with two games on Thursday, with the Los Angeles Lakers and the Utah Jazz scoring two-point wins. Pla(...)

 Zion Williamson and LeBron James embrace before their game at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans. Photograph: Getty Images

The NBA’s future and present clashed in New Orleans on Sunday as Zion Williamson’s Pelicans went head-to-head with LeBron James and the Los Angeles La(...)

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James in action against the Los Angeles Clippers. Photograph: Getty Images

Kawhi Leonard scored 11 of his 35 points in the fourth quarter and had 12 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Los Angeles Lakers 111-10(...)

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(...)

Zion Williamson seconds after falling when his Nike shoe split. Photograph: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

Shares of Nike fell nearly 2 per cent on Thursday, a day after a sports shoe worn by emerging basketball star Zion Williamson split in half 33 seconds(...)

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt and  Simon Zebo. “He’s moved to the periphery. But he’s still there . . .,” the Irish coach said this week with regard to Zebo’s situation with the Ireland squad. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

On Black Tuesday Joe Schmidt almost convinced us Simon Zebo had not been dropped at all.   “I was asked would Simon be in the mix,” went Schmidt(...)

A view of a former entrance and sign at the MG Rover cars plant in Longbridge, Birmingham. Deloitte has been fined £14 million by the industry watchdog over “persistent” failings in its dealings with the collapsed car manufacturer.

Deloitte, one of the “Big Four” accountancy firms, has been fined a record £14 million (€16.6 million) for failing to manage conflicts of interest in (...)