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Remembering what Stern did, and how he did it

01/31/2014 1:27am
He is not in the Hall of Fame, he never played in an All-Star game and he is about a foot shorter than most NBA stars.

Key events under NBA Commissioner David Stern

01/31/2014 1:28am
A timeline of key events and achievements for the NBA under David Stern, who retires after 30 years as the league's commissioner on Saturday.

Amputee has basketball dreams put on hold

01/31/2014 9:47am
A decision to bench a double-amputee high school basketball player over fears he might hurt somebody is sparking outrage among supporters who say the Colorado student should be rewarded for his courage and allowed to play.

Guard gets 180 days in jail for Lakers rings theft

01/31/2014 6:46pm
A former security guard who stole Los Angeles Lakers championship rings from a training center has been sentenced to 180 days in jail.

Arron Afflalo scores 21, Magic beat Bucks 113-102

01/31/2014 8:52pm
Arron Afflalo didn't make a big fuss after his name wasn't among those announced this week as reserve selection for the All-Star game.

Randolph has 26; Grizzlies beat Timberwolves 94-90

01/31/2014 9:13pm
Zach Randolph had 26 points and 12 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies overcame another strong effort by Kevin Love to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 94-90 Friday night.

Hawks rout reeling 76ers 125-99

01/31/2014 9:24pm
Mike Scott and Elton Brand scored 18 points apiece to lead seven Hawks in double figures and Atlanta routed the Philadelphia 76ers 125-99 Friday night.

All-Star Nowitzki leads Mavs past Kings 107-103

01/31/2014 9:35pm
Dirk Nowitzki scored 34 points and the Dallas Mavericks held off Sacramento 107-103 Friday night, handing the Kings their sixth straight loss in another game without leading scorer DeMarcus Cousins.

Raptors end drought in Denver, beat Nuggets 100-90

01/31/2014 9:41pm
DeMar DeRozan scored 19 points, Terrence Ross had 18 and the Toronto Raptors ended a decade-long drought in Denver by beating the short-handed Nuggets 100-90 Friday night.

Mavs' Larkin goes to D-League, likely for 1 game

01/31/2014 10:50pm
The Dallas Mavericks are sending first-round pick Shane Larkin to the NBA Development League for what is likely to be a one-game stint.

Bobcats hand Lakers 6th straight loss, 110-100

01/31/2014 11:13pm
Al Jefferson tied a career high with 40 points, 16 of them in the fourth quarter, and grabbed 18 rebounds to help the Charlotte Bobcats send the floundering Los Angeles Lakers to their sixth straight defeat with a 110-100 victory Friday night.