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Weirdness reigns as NBA playoffs loom

04/07/2014 1:21am
The NBA playoffs are coming. So much for predictability.

Butler giving honorary degree to Celtics' Stevens

04/07/2014 5:30am
The school that Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens twice led to the NCAA men's basketball championship game is awarding him an honorary doctorate degree.

AP Sportlight

04/07/2014 7:30am

Police: Wolves F Cunningham sent threatening texts

04/07/2014 10:40am
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham was arrested for a second time in three days because he sent threatening messages to a woman he was living with that "rose to a terroristic level," police said Monday.

Mourning, Richardson, Williams make Hall of Fame

04/07/2014 12:35pm
Alonzo Mourning went to Georgetown to play basketball, not discover the world.

Wizards' Nene back at practice after 6 weeks away

04/07/2014 12:41pm
Washington Wizards forward Nene has returned to practice after being sidelined six weeks with a sprained knee.

Warriors' Jackson says his future depends on wins

04/07/2014 1:01pm
Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson handled questions about the "chatter" swirling around his future with his usual bold and boisterous banter Sunday night, raising his eyebrows and smiling after every answer.

Budinger, Muhammad to miss rest of season

04/07/2014 1:20pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forwards Chase Budinger and Shabazz Muhammad will miss the final six games of the season with injuries.

Auburn hires Chuck Person as assistant coach

04/07/2014 2:01pm
Former Auburn All-American and NBA player Chuck Person is returning to the school as an assistant coach.

Clifford: Bobcats focus on strong finish, not seed

04/07/2014 3:31pm
Bobcats coach Steve Clifford said his team's focus shouldn't be whether they're playing the Indiana Pacers or Toronto Raptors in the first round of the NBA playoffs.

Struggling Pacers still looking for way to rebound

04/07/2014 4:21pm
Lance Stephenson shook his head in disbelief. All-Star starter Paul George repeatedly urged his Indiana teammates to get going, and All-Star center Roy Hibbert sat speechless on the bench during the final 30 minutes on the game.

Larry Brown criticizes Knicks in radio interview

04/07/2014 4:30pm
Larry Brown thinks the New York Knicks have mistreated coach Mike Woodson. If they are going to replace him, he believes it should be with Phil Jackson.

Bulls sign Brewer for rest of season

04/07/2014 5:11pm
The Chicago Bulls have signed free agent swingman Ronnie Brewer for the rest of this season.

Kevin Johnson to lead search for NBPA head

04/07/2014 5:41pm
Sacramento Mayor and former NBA All-Star Kevin Johnson will lead a search committee to select a new executive director for the NBA Players Association.

Raptors C Valanciunas charged with drunk driving

04/07/2014 6:00pm
Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.

OSU guard Marcus Smart declares for NBA Draft

04/07/2014 7:30pm
Oklahoma State guard Marcus Smart has declared for the NBA draft.

Police: Wolves F Cunningham sent threatening texts

04/07/2014 8:20pm
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham posted $150,000 bail and was released from custody Monday night following an initial court appearance for domestic assault charges, with the possibility that more charges could be coming from a second arrest over the weekend.

Calipari not going to 'dignify' Lakers rumors

04/07/2014 10:50pm
Kentucky coach John Calipari refused to "dignify that stuff" when he was asked after Monday night's championship game about his rumored interest in coaching the Los Angeles Lakers.

Ollie wins it all with UConn

04/07/2014 11:13pm
It's not that Kevin Ollie looked uncomfortable sitting on a stool in front of the Connecticut bench. It's just that he looked a lot more comfortable in a defensive stance exhorting the Huskies in the national championship game.

NBA Team Statistics

04/07/2014 11:30pm