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Dirk on D12: We'd love to have him

DALLAS -- Houston's James Harden and Chandler Parsons aren't the only Texas residents in the NBA who have gotten a head start on recruiting Dwight …

Doc Rivers: Bill Simmons 'Did Everything He Could to Get Me Fired'

Things got heated between ESPN analyst Bill Simmons and newly minted Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers on draft night. The vitriol has reached a new level, as Rivers is now claiming that Simmons tried to get him fired when he coached the Celtics:<p>Rivers is clearly being defensive, but that's …

Basketball

NBA draft notebook: Anthony Bennett leads foreign boom

NEW YORK — Anthony Bennett broke new ground for Canadians in going No. 1 overall to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Thursday's NBA draft.<p>When Gonzaga center Kelly Olynyk went No. 13 and ended up with the Boston Celtics, it marked the first time two Canadians were selected in the lottery of the same …

Ray Allen exercises player option

Miami Heat guard Ray Allen has decided to exercise his $3.2 million player option for next season, it was announced Friday.<p>Allen had a terrific NBA …

Celtics, Nets Send Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce to Brooklyn in Blockbuster Deal

For the second time in the past six years, the Boston Celtics have been part of a trade that may fundamentally alter the axis of power in the Eastern Conference.<p>According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Kevin Garnett has waived his no-trade clause and the Celtics and Brooklyn Nets have …

NBA

3rd man held in Aaron Hernandez murder probe; Puma drops NFL star

A third man was in custody Friday in Florida in an expanding murder investigation swirling around Aaron Hernandez, the star NFL tight end accused of orchestrating the shooting death of a friend.<p>Ernest Wallace, 41, known as “Fish,” turned himself in in the Miami suburb of Miramar, police said. …