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Warriors-Cavaliers rivalry, one of NBA's greatest, might have just come to an end - CBSSports.com

If they don't meet in the Finals again, let's appreciate every one of the 27 matchups since late 2014<p>During the past four seasons, the Warriors and …

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There’s Still a Kevin Durant-Sized Gap Between the Cavaliers and Warriors

Cleveland was locked in from the opening tip against Golden State on Monday night. Players were flying around on defense. LeBron James scored 16 …

Basketball

How Warriors prevailed with a win over Cavaliers

CLEVELAND – In a series defined by its star power, the Warriors cemented a 118-108 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday for reasons beyond …

Basketball

The Best Water Stocks of 2017 -- How the 10 Largest Water Utilities Stacked Up

Water stocks, particularly water utility stocks, have been having a great run in recent years. Despite most of the group pulling back beginning in mid-2016, which we can largely attribute to expectations of rising interest rates, water utility stocks turned in a good 2017.<p>Water utility stocks' 2017 …

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Isaiah Thomas is getting his legs back, and that’s good news for the Cavaliers

Thomas is back from his hip injury. Now, he has to get into basketball shape on the fly<p>Isaiah Thomas and LeBron James connected for two gorgeous alley-oops in the first half of the Cavaliers’ loss to the Warriors on Monday night. The highlight-reel plays were a reminder that even though Cleveland …

Basketball

Watch: Kid’s incredible dance moves

THERE’S rarely been a more eventful night in NBA history.<p>Among a huge slate of games to commemorate Martin Luther King Day, there was enough action …

Basketball

Golden State gets cold showers after Cleveland game

Cleveland couldn’t cool off Golden State on the court, so it did so in the showers. (Sorry.)<p>The Warriors upended the Cavs in Cleveland Monday night, …

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Essential California: Parents arrested after children are found shackled and malnourished in Perris

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s <b>Tuesday, Jan. 16,</b> and here’s what’s happening across California:<p><b>TOP STORIES</b><p><b>Nightmarish scene</b><p><b>A husband and wife are in custody on suspicion of torture and child endangerment after police say they found several of the couple’s</b> …

California

Despite fluctuating role, Jordan Bell remains solid

On playoff teams, where playing time can be sparse for players on the margins of the rotation, rookies must be so exemplary that the team can hardly …

Basketball

Kevin Durant wants to eventually own an NBA team

Warriors forward <b>Kevin Durant</b> has “serious intentions” of buying an NBA franchise after his playing career ends, league sources tell Chris Haynes of …

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Chris Fedor

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cleveland Cavaliers, back at home for the first time in weeks, playing against their fiercest rival, opened Monday's showdown …

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Anthony Davis' play is evidence that it's best to be patient with Kristaps Porzingis

NEW YORK -- Anthony Davis’ game at Madison Square Garden the other day was the kind of performance the New York Knicks -- and their fans -- hope to …

NBA

Clippers looking for full-reboot - is Blake Griffin a Celtics option?

As the trade deadline approaches, the <b>Los Angeles Clippers</b> may be looking to do a <b>complete re-boot</b> on their roster. It is quite well known that <b>DeAndre</b> …

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NBA.com/Stats | Tune-In Tidbits: NBA on MLK Day 2018

This year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day features an 11-game slate of NBA games, including five on national television beginning with a double-header …

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New poll: Oprah would trounce Trump in California

It’s hardly a shocker, but a new KPIX/USA Today survey shows Oprah Winfrey would pummel Donald Trump at the polls in California if that epic race for …

Elections

Kristaps Porzingis helps Knicks end skid, defeat Nets 119-104

If only the Knicks always had the Nets to boost their confidence.<p>Monday afternoon in Brooklyn turned into one of those games that makes you feel good …

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Dems search for winning playbook

Democrats are feeling increasingly confident about their chances of winning back the House and Senate in the 2018 midterms.<p>After a surprising victory …

Ed Royce

Miracle touchdown was nice, but Minnesota Vikings wouldn't really make history by playing Super Bowl at home

<i>Your midday sports snack.</i><p>Toast points<p>• The Raptors are playing right now. The 1 p.m. ET tip against Philadelphia is one of seven afternoon games the …

Denis Shapovalov

Injury notes: Myles Turner shut down for road trip; James Harden nearing return

<b>Pacers</b> center <b>Myles Turner</b> has missed his club’s last three games and has already been ruled out of the remaining four contests on Indiana’s current …

Basketball

Three Things to Know: After another loss to Warriors, what do Cavaliers do now?

<i>Every day in the NBA there is a lot to unpack, so every weekday morning throughout the season we will give you the three things you need to know from</i> …

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The Cavs hung with the Warriors for 3 quarters, but not the 4th

The Cavaliers started fast but couldn’t finish strong.<p>The Cavaliers shot their best shot against but they still couldn’t outlast the Warriors. LeBron James was brilliant, Isaiah Thomas made good plays, Kevin Love was solid and Dwyane Wade made a ton of great plays.<p>But we all knew how this one was …

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Blakely's 2018 All-Star Game selections

WALTHAM -- The NBA has tweaked the rules a bit this year for All-Star voting, including a component in which a select number of media members are …

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Adam Silver: Reported Trump remarks won't deter work of NBA

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- After talking to an angered Masai Ujiri, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said President Donald Trump's reportedly vulgar comments on …

Carmelo Anthony

California's pain could be Colorado's gain as VCs shift investments outside Silicon Valley

Shutterstock<p><b>It's become ever more expensive for venture capitalists to invest in</b> <b>California-based startups.</b>• <b><br>So VC are increasingly investing in startups based in states other than California.</b>• <b><br>Colorado, Pennsylvania, and Florida all have emerging startup scenes and could benefit from the trend.</b><p>When …

Business

LaVine gets 18, Bulls end Miami's 7-game win streak, 119-111

Zach LaVine scored 18 points in his second game for Chicago, Justin Holiday made a career-best seven 3s and scored 25 points, and the Bulls ended the …

Basketball

Tyronn Lue Worries The Cavs Could Get Embarrassed By The Warriors

There are times that teams want to put their best foot forward, but for NBA contenders, mid-January is usually not a time when that’s of primary concern. The Cavs are notorious for going through the motions in the regular season – and especially in January – but this year, at least more than any …

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Warriors’ Jordan Bell up and down in start vs. Cavaliers

CLEVELAND — Little more than halfway through his rookie season, Warriors forward <b>Jordan Bell</b> is becoming well-versed on the unpredictable nature of …

Basketball

Knicks had no answers for Anthony Davis in brutal beat

The shot that let Anthony Davis know he was locked in didn’t even count.<p>Just after the buzzer sounded to end the third quarter, with his team …

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Joel Embiid, 76ers barely hold on, edge Raptors 117-111

Just as the Philadelphia 76ers were letting yet another big lead slip away, a leak in their locker room sent water spilling into the hallway.<p>Sixers …

Basketball

LeBron James, Warriors promote togetherness in spirit of MLK

CLEVELAND — Hours before their nationally televised MLK Day showdown at Quicken Loans Arena, members of the Warriors and Cavaliers used their …

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