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For Lakers, major moves could be a year away

There will be plenty of free-agent shopping by teams in the NBA this summer, with movement possibly including Chris Paul and Dwight Howard.

Utah Jazz legend Karl Malone will return to the team he spent nearly his entire Hall of Fame career with as a special assistant coach for the upcoming 2013-14 season, head coach Tyrone Corbin announced Wednesday.

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The conference commissioners who put together the College Football Playoff will not be allowed to serve on the committee that selects the teams that will play in it.

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Pacers, Heat prepare for crucial Game 5

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Several times around the start of these playoffs, Miami coach Erik Spoelstra insisted that the postseason path his team would wind up navigating had the potential to be more challenging than the route they took to the NBA championship a year ago.

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It didn’t take Jason Collins for Jallen Messersmith to come out as gay.

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A cause of death was not determined Wednesday after an autopsy on the body of a Michigan man who played Division II football and was one of the most successful quarterbacks in college history.

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Chris Bosh had Tim Duncan posters. That pretty much sums up how long the Spurs have been the gold standard of consistency in the NBA.

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A day after the Heat frittered away a late lead and chance to tighten their grip on the best-of-7 Eastern Conference finals, coach Erik Spoelstra chose to attribute Tuesday’s 99-92 Game 4 loss to the Pacers to poor in-game “karma” rather than excuses.

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It was only five days ago when Miami Heat center Chris Bosh said he was done discussing anything related to the opposing player he matched up against in the Eastern Conference finals.

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MIAMI – Center always was going to be a concern; few teams have answers for Roy Hibbert. Power forward was the difference during the regular-season series; David West has the type of bulk the Miami Heat lack in their lithe power rotation.

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