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LA Kings shut down Ducks 3-1, take 2-0 series lead

05/06/2014 12:13am
When the Los Angeles Kings are on top of their formidable defensive game, they revel in the silence they can create in a frustrated road arena.

Paul scores 32; Clippers roll past Thunder 122-105

05/06/2014 1:11am
Chris Paul got the best of Russell Westbrook in a matchup of two of the league's best point guards.

Monday's Sports In Brief

05/06/2014 1:50am

NBA Most Valuable Players

05/06/2014 9:10am
Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City

The Golden State Warriors say they have relieved coach Mark Jackson of his duties

05/06/2014 1:20pm
The Golden State Warriors say they have relieved coach Mark Jackson of his duties.

Damian Lillard breaks down what makes him a big-time closer

05/06/2014 1:58pm
So how does a guy who just hit the biggest shot of his career spend the next day? By stepping away from his craft and spending some time with family.

New York lawmakers denounce NFL Redskins name

05/06/2014 2:41pm
The NFL should pressure the Washington Redskins to change its name, a bipartisan group of New York lawmakers said Tuesday.

Raptors give coach Dwane Casey 3-year extension

05/06/2014 3:51pm
Dwane Casey never wondered what kind of suitors he might attract after leading the Raptors to a record-setting season and a division title. He already knew he wanted to stay in Toronto.

76ers rookie Carter-Williams has shoulder surgery

05/06/2014 4:11pm
Philadelphia 76ers guard and NBA Rookie of the Year Michael Carter-Williams has undergone successful surgery to repair the labrum of his right shoulder.

Top Clippers exec Roeser taking leave of absence

05/06/2014 5:02pm
Los Angeles Clippers President Andy Roeser is taking an indefinite leave of absence while the NBA restructures the franchise in the wake of owner Donald Sterling's lifetime ban.

Thunder star Kevin Durant wins first MVP award

05/06/2014 5:10pm
Kevin Durant has plenty of scoring titles. Now, he finally has an MVP trophy to go with them.

Pacers need Hibbert to make difference in Game 2

05/06/2014 6:11pm
Roy Hibbert's disappearing act is wearing thin in Indianapolis.

Paul, Clippers shoot for 2-0 lead over Thunder

05/06/2014 6:40pm
Chris Paul is usually about assists — he led the league in that category this season, and his popular television commercials focus on them.

Kopitar leads Kings' dominance of Ducks so far

05/06/2014 6:41pm
Anze Kopitar politely disagrees with the idea that the Los Angeles Kings' top line has dominated the Anaheim Ducks' best scorers in their second-round playoff series.

Lady Gaga concert rescheduled because of Wizards

05/06/2014 7:10pm
Lady Gaga was no match for the NBA's playoff schedule.

Balanced Heat take Game 1, top Brooklyn 107-86

05/06/2014 8:20pm
Turns out, the Miami Heat can beat the Brooklyn Nets.

Warriors fire coach Mark Jackson after 3 seasons

05/06/2014 9:30pm
Mark Jackson came to the Golden State Warriors talking big and brash. He promised playoff appearances and championships, and he delivered plenty of wins along the way.

Parker's 33 leads Spurs to 116-92 Game 1 win

05/06/2014 11:50pm
After nearly falling on their face in the opening round of the playoffs, the San Antonio Spurs found their footing Tuesday night and ran the Portland Trail Blazers off the court.