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Clippers 99-93 win over Mavericks extends home streak to 13 games

Fans hold up pictures of Clippers guard Chris Paul during the first half of LA's 99-93 win. Photo: AP

The Los Angeles Clippers looked like the team with the NBA's best record in stretches. They were flat and sloppy at other times, and still pulled out the win.

Friday, 11 January, 2013, 3:30am

As always, the small fry lose out

They would never come out and admit it because the NBA is an extremely polished PR machine. But only a few months back the league was selling hate and quite happy to do it as well. When we last saw the NBA they were enjoying their best ratings for a finals series in 12 years.

4 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Who said it?

For those who hate the country and society to the extreme ... for those who should be sentenced to death and executed immediately according to the law, we will not hesitate

Zhang Jun, Supreme People's Court vice-president, in a speech on applying the death penalty

14 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Basketball fans cock-a-hoop as more NBA stars follow in Kobe's footsteps

Following Kobe Bryant's brief Hong Kong visit, which resulted in traffic-stopping crowds on Friday at the Silvercord mall and fans stalking him until late at the Peninsula, two other NBA stars are making a summer stop in the city to pitch some B-ball products.

28 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

For once Hong Kong viewers are being spoiled by TV options

Why quibble here. The golden age of television may have officially been coined to describe the proliferation of original dramas in post-war America. But frankly, it's time to revise that notion.

To me, to you, the golden age of television is right here, right now and be thankful that Hong Kong's searing summer heat is upon us because this is a great time to be indoors.

18 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Mavs coach just what Olympic bid ordered

Tim Noonan is right on the mark 'China's Maverick move is a big deal, really it is' (Sunday Sport, February 22).

Despite the fact that China's hiring of Del Harris as coach of China's national basketball team has garnered very little mention, don't be surprised if he is a well-known figure come August in Athens.

24 Feb 2004 - 12:00am

Yao to star in SAR showpiece

CHINA'S NBA superstar Yao Ming will play in an exhibition match at the Hong Kong Coliseum early next month.

The Houston Rockets' giant, along with compatriot and NBA centre Menk Bateer, will line up for the Chinese national team against Australia's Melbourne Tigers on August 6.

22 Jul 2003 - 12:00am