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Keidel: King James And His Court

LeBron James singularly orchestrated the Big Three union. And now that he has opted out of his Miami Heat contract, he’s once again the Alpha Male of pro sports. Teams are scrambling to find the proper finances and expiring contracts, flipping over cushions for salary cap coin.

06/27/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Judas Priest’s Rob Halford Takes Issue with Former NBA Owner Donald Sterling

Halford is a major NBA fan, and talks about which song on Judas Priest’s upcoming album would sound great during a game.

06/20/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 03: Blake Griffin #32 and Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers walk together on the court as the play the Golden State Warriors in Game Seven of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Staples Center on May 3, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. The Clippers won 126-121 to win the series four games to three. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Los Angeles Mayor Says Sterling Will Fight Penalty

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says he believes Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will likely fight any sanctions imposed on him by the NBA for making racist remarks.

97.1 The Ticket–05/05/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 29:  NBA Commissioner Adam Silver addresses the media about the investigation involving Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling and accusations that he made racist remarks to a girlfriend on April 29, 2014 in New York City. Sterling, a billionaire, will be banned for life in the NBA. Sterling has a controversial history in racially charged Los Angles with previous accusations of racism tempered by philanthropic work in inner city neighborhoods.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

To The Approval Of Virtually Everyone, Silver Bans Sterling For Life

Multiple reports said players were prepared to boycott if Silver did not serve Sterling with the maximum penalty.

CBS Detroit–04/29/2014

SAN ANTONIO, TX - MAY 19:  (L-R) Team owner Donald Sterling of Los Angeles Clippers talks with team owner Peter Holt of the San Antonio Spurs as the SPurs host the Memphis Grizzlies during Game One of the Western Conference Finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on May 19, 2013 in San Antonio, Texas.   (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Billups On Players’ Response To Sterling: ‘No Way I Would Have Played’

“That would have been my personal option. There’s no way I would have played in that game.”

CBS Detroit–04/28/2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling attends the NBA playoff game between the Clippers and the Golden State Warriors, April 21, 2014 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.  NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said April 26 that the NBA is investigating Sterling for alleged racist comment. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Sponsors Parting With Clippers In Wake Of Donald Sterling Comments

While the NBA will wait until Tuesday to hold a press conference about racially charged comments attributed to Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, several sponsors have already cut ties with the franchise.

CBS Detroit–04/28/2014

Blake Griffin #32 of the Los Angeles Clippers reacts late in the fourth quarter before the Clippers lose to the San Antonio Spurs 102-99 in Game Four of the Western Conference Semifinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 20, 2011 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Spurs Rally To Sweep Clippers

The San Antonio Spurs mowed down another opponent, using their guile under pressure to close out another perfect playoff series. Tim Duncan scored 21 points, Tony Parker added 17 and the Spurs beat the Los Angeles Clippers 102-99 on Sunday night to win their second-round matchup 4-0 and advance to the Western Conference finals.

05/21/2012

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Spurs Beat Clippers 96-86 To Take 3-0 Series Lead

Tim Duncan scored 19 points, helping engineer a 24-0 run in the third quarter after the Spurs trailed by 24 points, and San Antonio defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 96-86 on Saturday to take a commanding 3-0 lead in their second-round playoff series.

05/21/2012

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Spurs Cruise Past Clippers To Take 2-0 Lead

Tony Parker scored 22 points on his 30th birthday, Tim Duncan had 18 and the San Antonio Spurs beat the fading Los Angeles Clippers 105-88 on Thursday night, pushing their winning streak to 16 and taking a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference semifinal series.

05/18/2012

SAN ANTONIO, TX- MAY 15:  Chris Paul #3 and Blake Griffin #32 of the Los Angeles Clippers talk strategy during a break in the action against the San Antonio Spurs in Game One of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 15, 2012 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.  (Photo by D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Well Rested Spurs Beat Weary Clippers 108-92

Tim Duncan had 26 points and 10 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs, recharged after a weeklong layoff, wore down the busy Los Angeles Clippers to win Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinals series, 108-92 on Tuesday night.

05/16/2012

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