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Memphis (AFP) - Spain's Marc Gasol scored 30 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies over the Los Angeles Clippers 107-91 for their 22nd consecutive home-court triumph.

Tue, 25 Nov 2014 03:07:37 +1300
Knicks keep 76ers winless in NBA (AP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25590318

Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points in the New York Knicks' 91-83 NBA victory over the winless Philadelphia 76ers.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:28:12 +1300
Perth's defeat means Breakers go top (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25590296

The New Zealand Breakers have moved to the top of the Australian NBL ladder after previous leaders Perth were beaten by Melbourne United.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:20:18 +1300
Serbia 'outrage' after fan killed in Istanbul (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25587223

Serbia expressed "outrage" Saturday after a Red Star Belgrade basketball fan was stabbed to death in Istanbul.

Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:31:04 +1300
Bogut wins the battle of the Aussies (AAP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25587208

Andrew Bogut scored 12 points as his Warriors put Dante Exum's Utah Jazz to the sword in their NBA showdown at the Oracle Arena.

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:52:14 +1300
LeBron frustrated as struggling Cavaliers fall (AFP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25586623

Struggling to come together with consistent teamwork around superstar LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers suffered their third consecutive NBA defeat, falling to the Washington Wizards 91-78.

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:39:19 +1300
Serbian fan killed in Istanbul Euroleague violence – consul (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25585358

BELGRADE (Reuters) - A 25-year old Red Star Belgrade fan was stabbed to death in fan violence before the team's Euroleague basketball match at Galatasaray in Istanbul on Friday, the Serbian consul in ...

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 23:26:10 +1300
Basketball - Real edge close to Top 16 as Galatasaray win thriller (Reuters) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25585085

By Zoran Milosavljevic
BELGRADE, Nov 21 (Reuters) – - Real Madrid are one victory away from reaching Euroleague basketball's Top 16 after a 68-66 win at Lithuanians Zalgiris Kaunas ex...

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 22:29:25 +1300
LA Clippers roll by Heat in NBA (AP) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25583253

Miami Heat star Chris Bosh says his side was given a "clinic" by the LA Clippers, who beat them 110-93, the Heat's third straight home loss.

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:28:12 +1300
NZ Breakers beat Melbourne United in NBL (NZ Newswire) http://nz.sports.yahoo.com/basketball/news/article/-/25582701

The New Zealand Breakers have held on to beat Melbourne United 80-72 in Auckland and record their fourth win in a row in the Australian NBL.

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:05:43 +1300