Basketball

Warriors come out swinging, complete sweep of Trail Blazers

The Golden State Warriors punched their ticket to the second round of the NBA playoffs in emphatic style on Monday, with a 128-103 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers.

Royal beating for Celtics as King James leads Cavs' romp

LeBron James scored 36 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers pounded rivals Boston to regain control of the Easter…

James fuels Cavs rout of Magic

LeBron James's 18 points in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 122-102 victory over the Orlando Magic on Tuesday marked …

Westbrook equals Oscar's record for most triple-doubles in a season

Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook produced his 41st triple-double of the season on Monday to equal Oscar Ro…

Golden State Warriors get their arsenal reinforced

The Golden State Warriors, riding an 11-game NBA winning streak, could soon have another weapon at their dispo…

Wolves ease off Blazers with Comeback Win

Karl-Anthony Towns scored 34 points and pulled down 12 rebounds as the Minnesota Timberwolves cooled off the r…

Westbrook notches 40th triple-double

Russell Westbrook has a slice of NBA history in his sights, but his 40th triple-double of the season on Sunday…

USIU overcome Co-op Bank as Zetech beef up squad

United States International University (USIU) began their 2017 Kenya Basketball Federation women’s Premier L…

Former basketball coach Delewa appeals for help

Former Nakuru Basketball Club player and head coach Joseph Delewa has appealed to well-wishers to assist him r…

Magnificent Westbrook hits 57 as Thunder edge Orlando

Russell Westbrook conjured a spectacular 57-point triple double to edge closer to history as the Oklahoma City…

Curry shines as Warriors hold off Rockets

Stephen Curry scored 32 points as the Golden State Warriors withstood Houston star James Harden’s 20th tripl…

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Irving shines as Cavs take grip on Pacers

Kyrie Irving scored 37 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers overcame a fierce late fightback from the Indiana Pacers to hold on for a 117-111 victory and take a 2-0 series lead in their Eastern Conference playoff duel on Monday.

Knicks soap opera still playing in off-season

The off-season is bringing no respite for the dysfunctional New York Knicks.

Basketball: Laiser Hill rule basketball court to bag title

Laiser Hill Academy were the victors of the much hyped boys basketball battle of the hills as curtains fell on this year’s Secondary Schools National Term One Games at State House Girls, Nairobi.

Battle for national title intensifies: Coast-based Kaya Tiwi set to face Buru Buru Girls in thrilling tie

Fireworks are expected as the Brookside Secondary Schools National Term One Games enter the knockout stage today at Nairobi School and State House Girls.

Hawks sting Hornets, set playoff date with Wizards

The Atlanta Hawks beat the Charlotte Hornets 103-76 on Tuesday with 19 points and 12 rebounds from center Dwight Howard to set an NBA playoff date with the Washington Wizards.

Basketball Kaya Tiwi inch closer to title

National and East Africa secondary schools girls’ basketball champions Kaya Tiwi inched closer to retaining their title after securing a place in Friday’s semi-finals.

NBA: All-time triple-double leaders

List of the NBA's all-time leaders in triple-doubles after Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook set the single-season record of 42 on Sunday:

Westbrook breaks venerable triple-double record with a flourish

Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook broke Oscar Robertson's 55-year-old record with his 42nd triple-double of the NBA season -- then broke the Denver Nuggets with a buzzer-beating three-pointer in a 106-105 Thunder triumph.