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  1. Who are the NBA's top title contenders this season? And who's tra...

    Zach Lowe

    Determining the Association's tiers of success - or lack thereof - after a wild offseason.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2012
  2. Daily Dime

    Thanks to Kevin Durant's fourth-quarter surge, the Thunder are all even in the Western Conference finals.

    Story | Conversation | June 02, 2012
  3. In the spirit of USC-UCLA, my favorite "rival" player

    Brian and Andy Kamenetzky

    USC and UCLA take the field Saturday in a football game close to my heart. After four years spent at USC, it's ingrained in my head to dislike UCLA. I've actively rooted against them since 1990. For six years bartending at Westwood Brewing Company, a...

    Blog | November 25, 2011
  4. Top 10 Lakers playoff moments: Horry wins Game 4, Western Confere...

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Catherine Steenkeste Man of the Hour: Robert Horry saved the day for the Lakers in Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals against the Kings with a buzzer-beating triple. The Lakers would win the series in seven. May 26, 2002. Rick Fox stood on the...

    Blog | May 24, 2010
  5. L.A. Lakers Versus Phoenix Suns: Gettin' Quizzy With It

    Noah Graham/NBAE/Getty Images True or False: The Lakers and Suns hold the NBA record for most simultaneous man-hugs. Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals between the Suns and Lakers gets underway tonight at 9 (ET). This is Phoenix's first tr...

    Blog | May 17, 2010
  6. Federal agents asking questions about Bavetta

    Chris Sheridan

    The FBI has questioned an ex-NBA referee about former NBA referee Dick Bavetta, one of three officials to work Game 6 of the 2002 Western Conference finals, according to a published report.

    Story | Conversation | June 12, 2008
  7. Nader still wants NBA to take long look in mirror

    Thomas Neumann

    Ralph Nader called out NBA officiating in 2002. In light of this week's news, he's sticking to his words.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2008
  8. Delaney: NBA, feds have not contacted me about claim

    NBA referee Bob Delaney, one of three referees to work Game 6 of the 2002 Western Conference finals, told ESPN that he has never been contacted by NBA or federal investigators concerning allegations by former referee Tim Donaghy.

    Story | Conversation | June 11, 2008
  9. Seattle Fans Not Done

    Henry Abbott

    With a must-win game six looming for the SuperSonics, a lot of pundits are already penciling the San Antonio Spurs into the Western Conference Finals. Instead of publicly brandishing their green and gold, many Seattle fans are privately singing the b...

    Blog | May 19, 2005
  10. Can Nuggets meet Mile High expectations?

    Marc J. Spears

    The Nuggets know the pressure is on and it has nothing to do with Denver's high altitude.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2004
  11. Kings shoot 33.3 percent from the field

    Latrell Sprewell and the Timberwolves did their part in defending home turf Friday. Now it's Sacramento's turn in Game 6 on Sunday.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | May 14, 2004
  12. Sacramento's never reached the Finals

    Though the Sacramento Kings are well-established among the league's elite, they're still searching for a trip to the Finals.

    Story | Conversation | May 03, 2004
  13. Public service announcement

    Marc Stein

    NBA TV is returning to a digital cable provider near you ... if you live in one of the nine selected cities.

    Story | Conversation | March 31, 2004
  14. Players run injury risk in international play

    Peter May

    NBA owners hold their collective breath as their prized commodities play for their countries.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2003
  15. Mavs make West finals for first time since 1988

    Dirk Nowitzki's best game of the series powered the Mavericks over the Kings in Game 7.

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | May 17, 2003
  16. Kings of self-delusion

    Charley Rosen

    Everybody knows the Kings lost to the Lakers in the West finals last June ... everybody except the Kings, it seems, writes Page 2's Charley Rosen.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2002