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Los Angeles Lakers much bigger mess than Boston Celtics

Los Angeles Lakers much bigger mess than Boston Celtics Updated Apr 29, 2013
We know, Boston, it absolutely galls you to see your beloved Celtics one loss from having their season ended by the hated Knicks, probably on Wednesday night at the Garden. But we also know you're taking solace in one thing: The Lakers are done.
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  • Rivers hopes Collins' revelation is a turning point

    Rivers hopes Collins' revelation is a turning point Apr 29, 2013
    Celtics coach Doc Rivers coached Jason Collins for 32 games at the start of this season before Collins was traded to the Wizards at the February deadline for scoring guard Jordan Crawford. Before Collins came out in SI as the first openly gay male athle…
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  • Kenyon Martin tells Knicks to prepare for a funeral

    Kenyon Martin tells Knicks to prepare for a funeral Apr 29, 2013
    Knicks power forward Kenyon Martin cranked up the trash talk following his team's 97-90 overtime loss to the Celtics Sunday afternoon.
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  • Monday's Celtics-Knicks watch

    Monday's Celtics-Knicks watch Apr 29, 2013
    Catching you up on where the series stands after Boston's win in Game 4 Sunday.
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  • Video - Celtics-Knicks Game 5 Preview 01:18

    Celtics-Knicks Game 5 Preview

    Apr 29
    NBA Tonight's Tim Legler on the importance for the Knicks to finish off the Celtics at home in Game 5.
  • Video - ESPN Boston Daily Download 02:28

    ESPN Boston Daily Download

    Apr 29
    Michele Steele takes a look at the day in Boston sports.

Sports Columnists

  • Lee Jenkins: NBA community supports Collins' decision to come out

    Apr 29
    LOS ANGELES -- At the end of every season, NBA players report to their practice facility one last time, for an exit interview with their coach and general manager. It is a somber event for 29 teams, and especially a team with a $100 million payroll that…
  • Toronto Raptors ramp up push to have Phil Jackson as president, sources sa…

    Apr 29
    The Toronto Raptors, emboldened by the news that the Sacramento Kings apparently won't be moving to Seattle, have ramped up their pursuit of Phil Jackson to be their new team president, according to sources close to the situation.
  • Ian Thomsen: NBA's loyalty to Sacramento could prove costly financially

    Apr 29
    The extraordinary precedent for keeping the Kings in Sacramento was laid down three years ago by commissioner David Stern.
  • Nate McMillan to interview for Detroit Pistons coach, sources say

    Apr 29
    The Detroit Pistons have opened the interview process in their search for a new coach and are scheduled to sit down Tuesday with Nate McMillan, according to NBA coaching sources.