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NBA Rumors: Pacers Fire Coach Bjorkgren

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NBA News Headlines: Pacers fire head coach Nate Bjorkgren... Sixers guard Danny Green out two weeks... Hawks forward De'Andre Hunter out for rest of playoffs... Sunday's NBA playoff game schedule: 3PM ET Nets at Bucks on ABC, and 8PM ET Suns at Nuggets on TNT

NBA News Headlines

NBA daily roundup: On Saturday, Clippers won Game 3 vs. Jazz
Jazz guard Mike Conley remains out, will miss Game 3 vs. Clippers
Clippers center Serge Ibaka undergoes back surgery
Raptors forward Pascal Siakam out five months after shoulder surgery
Finalists named for inaugural Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award
Jazz center Rudy Gobert wins 2020-21 NBA Defensive Player of the Year award
Hawks forward De’Andre Hunter out for remainder of playoffs
Pacers fire head coach Nate Bjorkgren
Nuggets center Nikola Jokic wins 2020-21 NBA MVP award
Knicks head coach Tom Thibodeau wins 2020-21 NBA Coach of Year award

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NBA Free Agency
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2020 NBA Playoffs
The 2020 NBA playoffs started August 17 and wrapped up with the Lakers winning the 2020 NBA championship by beating the Heat in six games. Hit our NBA Playoffs home page for complete postseason schedules and results.

NBA Draft
The 2020 NBA Draft took place on November 18. The Timberwolves drafted Anthony Edwards first overall, Warriors took James Wiseman at No. 2, and Hornets took LaMelo Ball No. 3.

NBA Power Rankings
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FIBA World Cup
The 2019 FIBA World Cup tournament, the hot international basketball event of the summer is a wrap. Spain controlled almost the entire gold medal game, and came away with victory, leaving Argentina with silver. And in the third place game, France claimed silver, while Australia finished 4th. Team USA finished a mere 7th. To see what happened in each USA game, hit our USA basketball page.

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