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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Israel’s domestic security service said on Feb. 15 it had barred the country’s Ironi Nahariya basketball team from playing a Europe Cup match in Turkey, due to “exceptional” safety concerns.
Galatasaray visits CSKA Moscow while Anadolu Efes hosts Olympiacos in two Turkish Airlines Euroleague games tonight
LOS ANGELES - Agence France-Presse
Jason Collins took another trailblazing step as the first openly gay man in a major US pro sports league Sunday when he took the court for the NBA's Brooklyn Nets.
The Philadelphia 76ers tied the National Basketball Association record of 26 consecutive losses after being hammered 120-98 by the Houston Rockets on Thursday.
NEW ORLEANS - Agence France-Presse
Kyrie Irving scored 31 points and Carmelo Anthony added 30 to power the East over the West 163-155 Sunday in the highest-scoring NBA All-Star Game in history.
NEW YORK - Agence France-Presse
Carmelo Anthony scored 34 points and Amare Stoudemire tallied 21 as the resurgent New York Knicks opened the Phil Jackson era with their seventh-straight win on Wednesday.
Washington's John Wall won the Slam Dunk Contest and Italy's Marco Belinelli captured the 3-Point Shootout in skills competitions on Saturday ahead of the 63rd NBA All-Star Game.
CLEVELAND - Agence France-Presse
LeBron James was unstoppable in his return to his former home, putting on a first-quarter shooting display that set the tone for Miami as the Heat beat Cleveland 100-96 on Tuesday.
Basketball’s brightest stars, LeBron James and Kevin Durant, will face in the NBA All-Star game in New Orleans on Feb. 16.
MIAMI - Agence France-Presse
LeBron James scored a career-high 61 points to break the Miami Heat one-game scoring record on Monday, sparking the defending NBA champions over the Charlotte Bobcats 124-107.
PHOENIX - Agence France-Presse
LeBron James scored 37 points and Chris Bosh added 21 to power the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat over the Phoenix Suns 103-97 Tuesday.