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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 5th - 1:44am

Next spring has been set as a possible deadline by a local lawmaker for deciding if the postponed Tokyo Olympics can go ahead.

NBA owners approve 22-team season restart plan

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 4th - 12:00pm

which would have started Thursday if not for the coronavirus pandemic that caused the NBA to suspend its season on March 11 — will likely stretch into October.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 3rd - 10:40pm

Major League Baseball is no closer to starting the 2020 that it was when the union made its latest proposal on Sunday.

AP source: NBA presents players with plan for season restart

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 3rd - 9:45am

and, if only eight games are left, that would mean the Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers, Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Clippers, Denver Nuggets, Utah Jazz, Oklahoma City Thunder and Houston Rockets would theoretically have clinched spots as well.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 3rd - 1:53am

By current NBA standards, Hall of Famer Wes Unseld was not a “big.” But the 6-7 Unseld is being remembered for his dominance as a center for the Washington Bullets and for his contributions to the community.

AP sources: IMG Academy, MGM top WNBA list of sites to play

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 3rd - 12:42am

Two people familiar with the situation say the WNBA plans to hold games at just one location if there is a season this year and that the MGM Resorts in Las Vegas and the IMG Academy in Florida are the top candidates.

Kings broadcaster resigns after tweet to Cousins

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 9:35pm

Longtime Sacramento Kings TV broadcaster Grant Napear resigned Tuesday after he tweeted “ALL LIVES MATTER” when asked by DeMarcus Cousins for his opinion on the Black Lives Matter movement.

Hoops Hall mulls date for Bryant, Class of 2020 induction

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 2:20pm

which will posthumously honor Bryant along with longtime college coach Eddie Sutton — is being postponed, either to October or the spring. A commemorative coin that was supposed to be released at the Final Four will instead go on sale on Thursday.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 9:16am

By current NBA standards, Hall of Famer Wes Unseld was not a “big.” But the 6-7 Unseld is being remembered for his dominance as a center for the Washington Bullets and for his contributions to the community.

Wes Unseld, Hall of Famer and NBA champion in DC, dies at 74

Howard Fendrich, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 8:07am

Wes Unseld was an undersized NBA center known more for his bruising picks, tenacious rebounding and perfectly placed outlet passes than any points he produced.

Wizards say Wes Unseld, 1 of 2 players in NBA history to win Rookie of Year and MVP awards in same season, dies at 74

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 8:06am

Wizards say Wes Unseld, 1 of 2 players in NBA history to win Rookie of Year and MVP awards in same season, dies at 74.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 1st - 1:37am

Brad Keselowski came up with an accidental triumph on Sunday.

What Would Have Been: Triple Crown finale and French finals

Stephen Hawkins, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 1st - 12:04am

the latest a major golf championship has ever been played.

Michael Jordan: "Truly pained and plain angry”

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 31st - 8:54pm

Michael Jordan is “deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry.”

AP Interview: Floyd's death opens old wounds for Sefolosha

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted May 31st - 11:34am

subsequently charged with murder — pressed a knee on his neck.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 10:46pm

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says an urgent need for action remains following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the protests around the country that have followed.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 8:56pm

David Price hasn’t thrown a meaningful pitch for the Los Angeles Dodgers, but he’s showing himself to be a generous teammate.

Update on the latest sports

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 8:31am

David Price hasn’t thrown a meaningful pitch for the Los Angeles Dodgers, but he’s showing himself to be a generous teammate.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 30th - 6:42am

The NBA Board of Governors continues to ponder various scenarios as they prepare to resume a season still on hold because of the coronavirus pandemic.