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With no labor deal, NBA cancels first two weeks of regular season
The first two weeks of the NBA regular season have been canceled as the labor deal issue remained unresolved between the owners and the players union.
Ex Jazz forward Andrei Kirilenko signs contract with Russian team
Former Utah Jazz forward Andrei Kirilenko will re-join the CSKA Moscow after a long gap of 10 years. He has signed a three- year contract with Russian team that will allow him to return to the NBA if the lockout ends.
Kobe Bryant is near to accept the Italian team offer
Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has been offered a lucrative $6.7 million contract to play for an Italian team Virtus Bologna. The Italian pro team has approached Kobe for one season play.