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Jordan, Paul lead Clippers over Warriors, 113-103

On an exceptional, emotional night, the Los Angeles Clippers returned to their "safe haven" and moved to the brink of winning just their third playoff series since Donald Sterling bought the team in 1981.Sterling wasn't there to witness the 113-103 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday, and he …

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Wizards eliminate Bulls with 75-69 victory

Playoff appearances were rare enough for the Washington Wizards let alone series victories. Never mind all that now.John Wall finished with 24 points, Nene scored 20, and the Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 75-69 on Tuesday night to clinch their first-round series in five games. Bradley Beal scored 17 points, …

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Grizzlies hold off Thunder 100-99 in OT

It took a fraction of a second for the Memphis Grizzlies to take control of their first-round series with the Oklahoma City Thunder.With 2.9 seconds remaining in overtime, Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant missed a long 3-point attempt. Teammate Serge Ibaka tipped the ball in on the rebound, sending the crowd …

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Report: Clippers guard Jamal Crawford named Sixth Man of Year

It's good to be Jamal Crawford. A day after scoring 19 points in 26 minutes off the bench to help the Clippers beat the Warriors 113-103 and take a 3-2 lead in their best-of-seven series, ESPN is reporting Crawford will be named the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year. Crawford …

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Report: Oprah contemplating purchasing Clippers

Oprah Winfrey is the latest entertainment luminary to show interest in purchasing the Clippers.Winfrey is considering teaming with a group of investors to purchase the team one day after owner Donald Sterling was banned for life and fined $2.5 million for making racially insensitive comments, ESPN reports.Winfrey reportedly is contemplating …

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Warriors top Clippers 118-97, even series 2-2

The Los Angeles Clippers made a silent protest against owner Donald Sterling before Game 4 of their Western Conference playoff series against Golden State. The Warriors made a different kind of statement during the game.And just like that, a series pulled into a race-related scandal took another twist. Stephen Curry …

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Washington Wizards defeat Chicago Bulls 98-89 to take 3-1 series lead

Even with the team's "X-factor" suspended, the Washington Wizards had a No. 42 sitting next to the bench. The 57-year-old with graying hair couldn't box out or grab a rebound, but owner Ted Leonsis waved his red towel and egged on a cheering crowd that chanted "Free Nene!"The Wizards did …

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