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Kia MVP Ladder: Simply stronger

LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, Chris Paul and James Harden all put in MVP-type seasons. But the man who gets or vote, Stephen Curry, is truly the clear-cut No. 1.
Our picks for: Coach of Year | Sixth Man | Defensive Player | 2015 NBA Playoffs

A run like no other

In 1995, the Rockets took a path to the title none had before (or have done since).

Ready to deliver

DeAndre Jordan is prepared to face being fouled by San Antonio.

Newly experienced

Nerlens Noel, Andrew Wiggins and all the rest. Who is our Kia ROY pick?

Declarations known

Catch up on all the early-entry candidates for the 2015 NBA Draft.

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Hawks' Sefolosha undergoes surgery for injured right leg

Apr 17, 2015 10:30 PM

Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha is recovering from surgery on his right leg, which he says was injured during his arrest by New York police last week. Read Full Article

Fixes to playoffs, Draft lottery and schedule aired at BOG

Apr 17, 2015 9:10 PM

The NBA's S.S. Postseason embarks on its eight-week, 2015 journey Saturday with two sub-.500 stowaway teams aboard, even as a winning franchise with properly packed bags gets left behind on the dock. Read Full Article

NBA may cut down on back-to-back games next season

Apr 17, 2015 6:40 PM

The NBA could extend the season by a week in 2015-16 to build in more rest for players, but there will be no changes to the playoff or Draft lottery format. Read Full Article

Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has bypass surgery

Apr 17, 2015 8:26 PM

Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is recovering after undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery. Read Full Article

Pelicans coach: Emotional celebration due to son's health

Apr 17, 2015 9:44 PM

New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams wants anybody who thinks he celebrated too much following the team's playoff-clinching win over San Antonio to know his reaction had nothing to do with basketball. Read Full Article

Splitter practices, unclear if he can play against Clippers

Apr 17, 2015 9:55 PM

San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter participated in practice Friday, but the team was unsure if he will play in Sunday night's playoff series opener against the Los Angeles Clippers. Read Full Article

Video game simulation sees Warriors over Cavs for title

Apr 17, 2015 10:07 PM

A video game simulation of the NBA playoffs sees the Golden State Warriors beating the Cleveland Cavaliers, after getting by what would have been an exhausted San Antonio team. Read Full Article

Ties broken for the 2015 NBA Draft

Apr 17, 2015 9:27 PM

Four ties among teams that finished the 2014-15 NBA regular season with identical records were broken today through random drawings to help determine the order of selection for the 2015 NBA Draft presented by State Farm, which will be held on Thursday, June 25. Read Full Article

Bird wants Pacers to play more up-tempo next season

Apr 17, 2015 5:40 PM

Larry Bird wants the Pacers to play more "small ball" next season. Read Full Article

Nets' Teletovic cleared to return, but still out for series

Apr 17, 2015 5:37 PM

The Brooklyn Nets say Mirza Teletovic has been cleared to resume basketball activities after recovering from blood clots in his lungs. Read Full Article

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