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Police say All-Star ring stolen from Paul George

04/29/2014 11:00am
Pacers star Paul George had his platinum All-Star ring valued at $15,000 stolen from his home Monday night.

LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life by NBA over racist comments in recording

04/29/2014 12:21pm
LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling banned for life by NBA over racist comments in recording .

Pacers still searching for solutions to struggles

04/29/2014 3:11pm
The Pacers reached the top of the Eastern Conference by relying on hard-nosed defense and a power offense.

NBC, TMZ make wrong calls on Sterling racism story

04/29/2014 4:00pm
NBC and TMZ are the latest to learn how the irresistible urge for a scoop, even for a matter of minutes, can burn a news organization.

Sharks look to avoid collapse in Game 7 vs. Kings

04/29/2014 4:11pm
It should come as no shock that the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks are preparing for a Game 7 of their first-round series considering how tightly contested this fierce California rivalry has been over the last few years.

Raptors motivated by underdog role

04/29/2014 5:00pm
The Toronto Raptors act like a team that doesn't get any respect.

Report: Warriors assistant fired for recordings

04/29/2014 5:11pm
A former assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors reportedly recorded conversations of coaches and players without their knowledge before being fired by the team earlier this month.

Transcript of Silver's press conference

04/29/2014 5:30pm
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's press conference on Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Tuesday, as transcribed by ASAP Sports and provided to the media by the league:

Parker, Nowitzki neutralized in Spurs-Mavs series

04/29/2014 5:50pm
Dirk Nowitzki hasn't had many open shots in the first-round series against San Antonio. Tony Parker usually gets chased all over the court by Dallas defensive ace Shawn Marion.

Mavs' Blair suspended for kicking Spurs' Splitter

04/29/2014 6:00pm
Dallas Mavericks center DeJuan Blair has been suspended for Game 5 of the first-round series against San Antonio for kicking the Spurs' Tiago Splitter in the head.

Blazers can close out series in Houston

04/29/2014 7:10pm
The Houston Rockets remain confident they can rebound from a 3-1 deficit in their first-round playoff series with the Portland Trail Blazers.

No NBA owners saying they'll side with Sterling

04/29/2014 7:12pm
A majority of NBA ownership groups reached Tuesday by The Associated Press say they will vote to force embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling to sell his club.

Union: NBA players considered boycott before ban

04/29/2014 7:20pm
NBA players strongly considered boycotting playoff games if Commissioner Adam Silver hadn't ruled harshly against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling.

Mayweather says he would like to buy Clippers

04/29/2014 8:11pm
Throw Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s wallet into the ring as a prospective owner of the Los Angeles Clippers.

Sterling's ouster would lead to uncertain future

04/29/2014 9:10pm
While Donald Sterling's lifetime ban from the Los Angeles Clippers was greeted with widespread acclaim Tuesday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's decision raised a host of new questions for the owner's long-troubled franchise.

Stiviano lawyer says she's sad over Sterling ban

04/29/2014 9:10pm
V. Stiviano, the woman whom Donald Sterling was talking to when he made racist remarks, is "very saddened" by his lifetime NBA ban, and she didn't release the recording of their conversation, her lawyer said Tuesday.

Wizards eliminate Bulls with 75-69 victory

04/29/2014 10:40pm
Playoff appearances were rare enough for the Washington Wizards let alone series victories. Never mind all that now.

NBA Playoff Capsules

04/29/2014 10:50pm
John Wall finished with 24 points, Nene scored 20, and Washington beat Chicago 75-69 on Tuesday night to clinch their first-round series in five games.

Sterling banned for life by the NBA

04/29/2014 10:56pm
Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life by the NBA in response to racist comments the league says he made in a recorded conversation.

Donald Sterling banned for life by the NBA

04/29/2014 11:40pm
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver delivered the swiftest, strongest penalty he could, then called on NBA owners to force Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling to sell the team for making racist comments that hurt the league.

Grizzlies hold off Thunder 100-99 in OT

04/29/2014 11:50pm
It took a fraction of a second for the Memphis Grizzlies to take control of their first-round series with the Oklahoma City Thunder.