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3hRamona Shelburne

Shelburne: Clippers still Clippers, one year later

It's been a year since Donald Sterling has been out of the picture in L.A., but things haven't changed much for Shelly Sterling and the Clippers.

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17hMichael Wallace

Dwyane Wade, Pat Riley at crossroads

Will the two Heat mainstays stick together in Miami, or will a superstar on the decline opt out of the $16.1 million left on his deal and bolt?

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21mCalvin Watkins

James Harden looking for ballhandling help

After setting a playoff record for turnovers in the Rockets' final game, James Harden said he could use some help handling the ball.

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18hArash Markazi

High hoarse: Doc Rivers appreciates homage

Shortly after his team exited the playoffs, Clippers coach Doc Rivers found humor in Jamie Foxx's imitation of him on "The Tonight Show."

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Magic expect to hire Scott Skiles

Orlando has entered into contract discussions with Skiles and expects to shortly complete his hiring as the team's next coach, league sources told ESPN's Marc Stein. The deal could come as soon as today. Skiles also interviewed with the Pelicans.

Klay Thompson diagnosed with concussion

Said the Warriors in a statement: "[Thompson] will not return to the court until he is symptom-free and cleared under the NBA's concussion protocol guidelines. He will be evaluated daily and there is no timetable for his return."

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Watkins: Dwight suspension is right call

Calvin Watkins said the NBA got it right when they upgraded the foul against Dwight Howard that resulted in a one-game suspension that he'll serve next season.

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ESPN on Snapchat Discover live

Did the Bulls fire one of the best coaches in the NBA? Find out where Tom Thibodeau ranks among the top sideline generals in today's edition of ESPN in Snapchat Discover.

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Dave McMenamin @mcten

LeBron when asked how do you slow down Steph Curry: "The same way you slow me down ... You can't."

Dave McMenamin @mcten

Kyrie Irving says his health has been steady since beating ATL. Figures he will start on Curry defensively, but adds it's a team effort.

Expectations for Kyrie Irving?

Dave McMenamin believes that if Irving follows the same routine he developed last series with Dr. Andrews, Cavs fans can expect a good bit of production from the guard.

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Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

Reinsdorf owns the team and he can do what he wants -- but the Bulls are getting shredded, in this case, for a mess they could have avoided.

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Cavs & Warriors to enter Finals with combined 24-5 playoff record Best combined record by Finals teams since 1991 Bulls & Lakers (22-4)

Calvin Watkins @calvinwatkins

James Harden wants the Rockets to get a PG/SG?: Yeah definitely, that’s one of the conversations that me and Daryl (Morey) are going to have

Dwight Howard suspended one game

The Rockets big man jutted a forearm into the neck of Andre Iguodala while setting a screen in Game 5 against the Warriors. As his 4th flagrant of the postseason, he received the suspension. Howard will miss the first game of the 2015-16 regular season.

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Nick Friedell @NickFriedell

I haven't talked to anybody in the last 24 hours who believes the Bulls next coach will be anyone other than Fred Hoiberg.

LeBron delivers focused message

Dave McMenamin tells SportsCenter that LeBron James has mastered the art of underselling and over-delivering.

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Bulls eyeing Hoiberg to replace Thibs

Chris Broussard says Fred Hoiberg's name has been associated with the Bulls' job almost all season.

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Klay Thompson to undergo tests

Chris Broussard tells SportsCenter that the Warriors are "confident" Thompson can play in Game 1. Today, Thompson will undergo neurological testing, which he must pass before he can practice.

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NBA Finals: The best and worst unis

There are lots of interesting subplots to the NBA Finals match-up between the Cavs and the Warriors -- LeBron vs. Steph, the Bay Area vs. the Rust Belt, and so on. But we know what you're thinking: Yeah, that other stuff is fine, but what about the uniforms? Best. Jersey. Ever.

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Stephen Curry: 1st in NBA history to face every other member of 1st-Team All-NBA in a single postseason (Davis, M. Gasol, Harden, James)

Examining the Dwyane Wade situation

ESPN's Michael Wallace writes: "Just the mere discussion of the possibility Wade would walk away from the Heat just a year after LeBron [James] fled Miami is enough to sink South Beach." Wade, Pat Riley at crossroads

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