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No. 1 Sun: Phoenix takes Ayton; Trae Young, Doncic swapped

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It could be a big night for big men in the NBA draft. More>>

Hall of Fame golfer Hubert Green dies at 71; won 2 majors

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Hall of Fame golfer Hubert Green dies at 71; won 2 majors, including US Open while playing portion despite threat against his life. More>>

NBA in London: Wizards vs Knicks in January

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The NBA returns to London for regular-season game between the Wizards and Knicks on Jan. 17 in O2 Arena. More>>

The Latest: ACC leads the way with 6 first-round draft picks

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Even on NBA draft night, some in Philadelphia is already thinking about free agency and the pursuit of LeBron James. More>>

Mavs go Euro with rebuild again, trading up for Luka Doncic

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AP source: Dallas Mavericks swap picks to get versatile guard Luka Doncic. More>>

76ers send Bridges to Phoenix for Smith in 1st-round swap

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The Philadelphia 76ers have traded Mikal Bridges to the Phoenix Suns for Zhaire Smith in a swap of first-round draft pick. More>>

Suns get their coveted center Ayton to anchor young squad

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The Phoenix Suns have long coveted a young center to build a team around. Now they have one. More>>

AP source: Hornets agree to trade Howard to Nets for Mozgov

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Person familiar with situation says Charlotte Hornets agree to trade center Dwight Howard to Brooklyn Nets for center Timofey Mozgov, 2 future second-round draft picks. More>>

AP source: Thunder's Anthony to opt in, take $28 million

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AP Source: Thunder F Anthony to opt in, take $28 million. More>>

UConn: Ollie fired for impermissible contact, workouts

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UConn says it fired coach Kevin Ollie after finding NCAA violations, including improper workouts and improper contact with recruits by Ollie and former UConn star Ray Allen. More>>

Ayton arrives as symbol that Suns are on the rise

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Deandre Ayton arrived in Phoenix on Tuesday comfortable with the pressurized role he will find himself in as the No.1 pick in the NBA draft. More>>

Dirk to Doncic: Mavs tap brakes on inevitable comparisons

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Mavericks tap brakes on comparisons after drafting promising Euro player Luka Doncic to lift struggling franchise 20 years after doing same with Dirk Nowitzki. More>>

Already a pro, Doncic set to join college stars in NBA draft

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Luka Doncic is about to become an NBA player, though he's unlike the other top prospects who will be drafted. More>>

The 1994 own goal that led to murder of Colombian WCup star

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Former U.S. National Team defender and captain Marcelo Balboa and filmmaker Michael Zimbalist join co-host Jim Litke to recount tragic death of Andres Escobar. More>>

Spurs acknowledge relationship with Leonard is fractured

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General manager R.C. Buford acknowledges star Kawhi Leonard is unhappy with the San Antonio Spurs. More>>

Bucks' Sterling Brown sues Milwaukee over stun-gun arrest Video included

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Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is suing the city and its police department because officers used a stun gun on him during his arrest for a parking violation in January. More>>

A mom's fairytale draft spoiled by employer _ the 76ers

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A mom's NBA draft fairy tale ending spoiled by employer _ the 76ers. More>>

Behind the scenes of Kevin Huerter's draft moment

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The hardest part of NBA draft night for Kevin Huerter was keeping a straight face. More>>

Guessing game: Cavs enter NBA draft unsure of LeBron's plans

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Cavaliers enter NBA draft not knowing LeBron's plans. More>>

Turkey charges father of NBA's Kanter as terror group member

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Turkey's official news agency says a court has accepted an indictment charging the father of NBA player Enes Kanter with "membership in a terror group.". More>>

South Carolina's Martin understands Bowen's choice to leave

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South Carolina coach Frank Martin understands why Brian Bowen felt he had no choice but to leave school and is glad he got the chance to work with 6-foot-7 forward even if it never produced results on the court. More>>

TV host Jimmy Kimmel beat by Sen. Ted Cruz in charity game

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Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has triumphed over late night TV host Jimmy Kimmel in their much-hyped charity basketball game dubbed the Blobfish Basketball Classic. More>>

Arson suspected at bar where Zach Randolph's brother killed

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Investigators have determined a fire likely was intentionally set at an Indiana bar, one day after the brother of NBA star Zach Randolph was fatally shot there. More>>

How Fox's businesses would match up with Disney and Comcast

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The battle over Fox's assets between Comcast and Disney is heating up as the media landscape changes and content distributors aim to be more involved in content creation. More>>

Brother of NBA's Zach Randolph killed outside of Indiana bar

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Authorities say a brother of Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was shot and killed outside of an Indiana bar. More>>

DiVincenzo's path: NCAA title-game star to NBA draft hopeful

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Donte DiVincenzo's plan was test the NBA draft waters this spring _ until the national title game happened. More>>

AP source: Kawhi Leonard wants a trade from Spurs

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AP source: Kawhi Leonard has told the San Antonio Spurs that he wants a trade. More>>

Hall of Famer and Olympic gold medalist Anne Donovan dies.

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Anne Donovan, the Basketball Hall of Famer who won a national championship at Old Dominion, two Olympic gold medals in the 1980s and coached the U.S. to gold in 2008, has died of heart failure. More>>

Spain's Lopetegui joins long line of strange coach firings

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Spain has made a coaching change just two days before the start of the World Cup in a move that will be heavily scrutinized over the coming weeks. More>>

NBA Finals lead in ratings, but it was too short for ABC

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The NBA Finals led ABC to a victory in the ratings, but network executives have to wonder what could have been. More>>

Oakland again celebrates NBA champion Warriors

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For the second straight year, throngs of Oakland fans will get to celebrate the Golden State Warriors with a parade for a team some are calling a basketball dynasty. More>>

The Latest: US commits to 'security guarantees' for NKorea

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President Donald Trump has thanked the prime minister of Singapore for hosting Tuesday's historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Trump told Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong that it was a "real honor" to be with him. More>>

AP source: Toronto assistant Nick Nurse to coach Raptors

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Person with knowledge of situation tells AP: Nick Nurse to replace Casey as Raptors coach. More>>

'I'm so happy': Dennis Rodman weeps as Trump and Kim meet

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Former NBA star Dennis Rodman openly wept on television in a live interview from Singapore, as President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met for the first time. More>>

Pistons land ex-Raptors coach Dwane Casey with 5-year deal

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AP sources: Detroit Pistons, Dwane Casey agree to 5-year deal. More>>

Warriors GM Bob Myers will give Durant new deal he wants

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Warriors general manager Bob Myers expects swift negotiations to re-sign two-time reigning NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant and coach Steve Kerr. More>>

Texas' Mohamed Bamba makes his case with Suns

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Texas center Mohamed Mamba is the latest player to work out for Phoenix as the Suns decide which player deserves to be the No. 1 pick in this month's NBA draft. More>>

With 2 titles, Finals MVP Kevin Durant gets the last word

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Kevin Durant has two rings now, yet even that probably won't silence the critics who railed against his move to Golden State. More>>

Home or away? LeBron's summer of suspense has started

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Home or away? LeBron James' summer of suspense has started. More>>

LeBron says after NBA Finals that he played with broken hand

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LeBron James gets swept out of the NBA Finals, and now the league will wait to see what he does next. More>>

Back-to-back titles, and Finals MVPs, for Kevin Durant

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Kevin Durant goes back-to-back, both as a champion and the NBA Finals MVP. More>>

Golden Still: Warriors sweep Cavs for second straight title

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Golden Still: Warriors sweep LeBron, Cavs for third NBA title in four years. More>>

The Latest: Warriors win 2nd straight title, sweep Cavs

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LeBron James looks to avoid joining elite group of players to be swept twice in NBA Finals. More>>

James had badly hurt hand after 'self-inflicted' injury

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LeBron James says he "pretty much played the last three games with a broken hand" after injuring himself in frustration after Game 1 of the NBA Finals. More>>

Trump not inviting NBA champions to White House

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Whichever team wins the NBA championship, President Donald Trump says he won't be inviting them to the White House. More>>

Terry Francona has advice for Cavs, LeBron on 0-3 comebacks

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Adam Silver says he knows some fans can get upset with officiating, and he's going to work on that. More>>

LeBron James' talent masks potential NBA Finals issue

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LeBron James' talent masks potential NBA Finals issue. More>>

Stephen Curry doesn't need finals MVP, another title will do

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Before the NBA Finals began, Stephen Curry could only chuckle at how long it took for someone to inquire about how badly he wants to add a finals MVP to his decorated resume. Maybe a minute passed. Curry doesn't need a finals MVP, another title will do. More>>

Maybe a Dennis Rodman sighting at Trump-Kim Singapore talks?

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Former NBA star Dennis Rodman says he'll travel to Singapore "for the historical summit" between President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un. Rodman announced his trip in a tweet Friday, but the tweet appears to have been deleted soon afterward. More>>

Facing Finals sweep, LeBron praises "stacked" Warriors

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LeBron says every NBA team focused on dethroning "stacked" Warriors. More>>

Bryan Colangelo resigns as 76ers president

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Bryan Colangelo has resigned as president of basketball operations for the Philadelphia 76ers. More>>

New Jersey Legislature OKs bill to legalize sports betting

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New Jersey lawmakers are expected to give final approval Thursday to a law legalizing sports betting after beating the federal government in a court case that went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. More>>

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