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  • James, Bryant voted to All-NBA first team

    LeBron James was a unanimous pick for the All-NBA team and Kobe Bryant earned his record-tying 11th first-team selection.


  • Correction: Kobe Bryant-Lawsuit stories

    In stories on May 3 with a Trenton, N.J., dateline and on May 10 without a dateline about a legal fight over the planned auction of Kobe Bryant memorabilia, The Associated Press erroneously reported the number and value of items that Bryant's mother wants to sell at auction. She received a $450,000 advance and intends to sell 100 items in June. The stories incorrectly referred to 900 items valued at $1.5 million, but those are not Bryant-related items. Rather, they are other pieces slated for sale at the same auction.


  • Judge: No auction yet of Kobe Bryant's stuff

    A federal judge in California has ruled an auction house cannot sell, destroy or otherwise dispose of Kobe Bryant memorabilia offered by the NBA star's mother while courts sort out where the case should be decided.


  • Kevin Durant coming through as a closer once again

    Pondering Kevin Durant's latest big-time shot on the playoff stage, Lionel Hollins started listing a who's who of NBA greats from days gone by: Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Isiah Thomas, Sam Jones, John Havlicek, George Mikan, Bob Pettit.


  • No Celtics, Lakers in 2nd rd a 1st since '07

    The seconds ticked down on the Boston Celtics' season as Game 6 against the New York Knicks slipped away, a ferocious fourth-quarter comeback falling just short.


  • NBA officials OK with Kobe's 'fascinating' tweets

    A headache for his coach, Kobe Bryant's tweets during a Lakers playoff game were a hit at the NBA office.


  • Already down 0-2 to Spurs, Lakers injuries mount

    Steve Nash needed three injections for pain relief on the Los Angeles Lakers' day off. He's still more likely to play in Game 3 on Friday night than Steve Blake or Jodie Meeks.


  • Column: Derrick Rose owned Chicago but not anymore

    A year ago, Derrick Rose owned Chicago.


  • Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant grimaces after being injured during the second half of their NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors, Friday, April 12, 2013, in Los Angeles. The Lakers won 118-116. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

    Kobe Bryant's season finished with torn Achilles

    Lakers trainer Gary Vitti thinks Bryant will need six to nine months for recovery from the most serious injury of his 17-year NBA career.


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