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Postseason MVPs: Driven to Finals

Steph Curry and LeBron James have been the biggest difference-makers in the playoffs. Who else cracks David Thorpe's list?

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18hMichael 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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19hCalvin 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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2dArash 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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Mario Chalmers has knee surgery

The Heat guard underwent arthroscopic surgery Friday but should be ready by the start of preseason training camp, the team said. Tweeted Chalmers: "Surgery was a success, now time to rehab, start workin out."

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Tim MacMahon @espn_macmahon

I wouldn't take Chandler Parsons' "recruiting" of his buddy Pat Beverley too seriously. Mavs unlikely to spend much on PG this summer.

Potentially LeBron's finest playoffs

LeBron James has passed Steph Curry in David Thorpe's ranking of postseason MVPs. "His legacy continues to grow, as this season has been a testament to his mind, his leadership, his skills, his athleticism and, maybe as important as anything, his will to win when dealing with obstacles." Top 10 (Insider)

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Hoiberg to the Windy City?

The Chicago Bulls are quietly confident that Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg will accept an offer to become the next head coach of the team, multiple league sources tell Nick Friedell. Story

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Sefolosha: Arrest hurt reputation

The Hawks forward, who has blamed police for leg injuries suffered during an April arrest in New York, said that the incident not only ended his season but also brought stress to his entire family: "It took away a lot from my every day life."

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Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

Got lotsa strange looks wearing those crazy yellow & blue @MCFC stripes of '98-99 to a Pop playoff practice after we beat Gillingham on pens

Ethan Strauss @SherwoodStrauss

Considering San Diego's football title predates NFL involvement, my city has never really won a championship in anything

Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

Cleveland and Buffalo, meanwhile, had MISL franchises when that was only pro soccer league in the country. Didn't win in that league, either