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Goodwin helps Suns to 104-99 win over Kings

04/17/2014 12:20am
A season-ending victory proved meaningless for the Phoenix Suns, who will be remembered for having one of the best records in NBA history that wasn't good enough to make the playoffs.

Crawford's 41 points leads Warriors over Nuggets

04/17/2014 12:20am
Fresh legs beat fatigue.

NBA Team Statistics

04/17/2014 12:30am

Blazers defeat Clippers 110-102

04/17/2014 12:40am
Leaving the Trail Blazers' locker room following the regular-season finale, Wesley Matthews was wished well in the playoffs.

Let the (real) games begin: It's NBA playoff time

04/17/2014 1:50am
Finally, the NBA playoffs are set.

AP Sportlight

04/17/2014 6:50am

LeBron still No. 1 with NBA's most-popular jersey

04/17/2014 10:41am
LeBron James' jersey remains the most popular in the NBA.

Sacramento Kings' 'new era' off to slow start

04/17/2014 11:42am
This season was supposed to be the start of a "new era" for the Sacramento Kings, as owner Vivek Ranadive proclaimed over and over again when he took over last year.

NBA Playoff Glance

04/17/2014 12:40pm

UCLA's Jordan Adams to return for junior season

04/17/2014 12:40pm
Jordan Adams will return to UCLA for his junior season and won't enter the NBA draft.

Nuggets staying home for first time in decade

04/17/2014 1:01pm
The Denver Nuggets aren't accustomed to cleaning out their lockers in April.

Davis provided hope for Pelicans, but needs help

04/17/2014 2:30pm
The way Anthony Davis blossomed into an All-Star before he'd even turned 21 provided the Pelicans with hope for the future during an otherwise bleak season.

3-point threat Miller also Grizzlies' iron man

04/17/2014 2:30pm
The Memphis Grizzlies hoped Mike Miller would be healthy once they got to the postseason.

Pistons face another uncertain offseason

04/17/2014 2:40pm
There will be more changes for the Detroit Pistons this offseason.

Wildcats G James Young to enter NBA draft

04/17/2014 2:41pm
Kentucky guard James Young will enter the NBA draft, becoming the first of the Wildcats' heralded freshmen to turn pro.

Bulls ready to start playoff push against Wizards

04/17/2014 2:50pm
Lose a franchise player, trade away another star. Snag home-court advantage for at least one round in the playoffs?

Magic officials enter offseason with confidence

04/17/2014 2:50pm
It's been two seasons since the Orlando Magic went through near-wholesale changes that included a franchise player's exit and bringing in a new general manager and coaching staff.

Cavaliers enter an interesting offseason

04/17/2014 3:00pm
Kyrie Irving was already wearing his jacket and a Louis Vuitton backpack as he conducted his final postgame interview.

Blazers survive adversity to surge into playoffs

04/17/2014 3:11pm
After starting off as one of the hottest teams in the NBA, the Portland Trail Blazers wilted a bit after the All-Star break.

Bucks pack up, await future with new owners

04/17/2014 3:42pm
One by one, the Milwaukee Bucks met with their coach one last time before packing up their belongings.

Duke freshman Jabari Parker declares for NBA draft

04/17/2014 4:11pm
There is a strong chance Parker could be the No. 1 overall pick in June. The All-American was the highest-scoring freshman in Duke history and became the first freshman to be selected team MVP since Johnny Dawkins in 1983.

Bobcats need to solve LeBron for first playoff win

04/17/2014 4:22pm
The Charlotte Bobcats will have to find a way to stop LeBron James if they hope to win their first playoff game in franchise history.

Disappointed Wolves enter offseason of uncertainty

04/17/2014 4:30pm
Kevin Love sat in front of his locker after the Minnesota Timberwolves' season came to a close, his sixth year in the NBA and his sixth without a trip to the playoffs.

The boring part of the year is over for the Heat

04/17/2014 4:41pm
LeBron James was standing at his locker and chatting a few days ago when the conversation turned to which teams out there the Miami Heat might fear entering these playoffs.

Pacers coach rules out Bynum for Hawks series

04/17/2014 4:50pm
Top-seeded Indiana won't have Andrew Bynum for its first-round series against Atlanta.

Ellis plays key role in Mavs' playoff berth

04/17/2014 5:10pm
Monta Ellis had just missed a jumper that could have lifted Dallas out of a matchup with top-seeded San Antonio in the first round of the playoffs.

Suns join list of 'best' teams to miss playoffs

04/17/2014 5:11pm
The Phoenix Suns are the "best team not to make the playoffs."

No bigger playoff long shot than under-.500 Hawks

04/17/2014 5:31pm
There's no bigger long shot in the NBA playoffs than the Atlanta Hawks.

Knicks' season over, focus is on Anthony's future

04/17/2014 5:40pm
Carmelo Anthony said he wants to stay in New York, and said he wants to win.

76ers look toward future after dismal season

04/17/2014 6:00pm
The Philadelphia 76ers opened the season with a win against Miami, and they beat the Heat again in the finale.

Celtics' boss Ainge faces 2nd rebuilding offseason

04/17/2014 6:10pm
The third-worst season in Boston Celtics history is over, leaving Danny Ainge with plenty of problems as he continues to rebuild the team.

AP Sportlight

04/17/2014 6:31pm

Utah's rebuilding season proves difficult

04/17/2014 6:40pm
The long, difficult season showed on the faces of Utah Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin and leading scorer Gordon Hayward.

LA Lakers wrap lousy season with uncertain future

04/17/2014 6:50pm
Although one of the worst seasons in Los Angeles Lakers history mercifully ended Wednesday night in San Antonio, the drama around the 16-time NBA champions is never finished.

Breakout seasons abound for surprising Suns

04/17/2014 7:01pm
The plan seemed simple to outsiders when the Phoenix Suns' season began.

Power briefly goes out ahead of Sharks-Kings game

04/17/2014 8:22pm
Power went out briefly at the SAP Center less than an hour before the scheduled start of Thursday night's playoff opener between the San Jose Sharks and the Los Angeles Kings.

NBA Team Statistics

04/17/2014 11:30pm

Kings-Sharks Sums

04/17/2014 11:31pm

Kings-Sharks Sum

04/17/2014 11:31pm