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Jerry West celebrates his 75th birthday

Jerry West celebrates his 75th birthday

yahoo.com Updated May 28, 2013
Jerry West turned 75 on Tuesday. The Basketball Hall of Famer, Olympic and NBA champion was a dominant force on several of the NBA’s greatest teams as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers between 1960 and 1974, averaging 27 points and a combined 12.5 rebo
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  • How To Fix The Lakers: Keep Dwight Howard & Replace Metta W…

    How To Fix The Lakers: Keep Dwight Howard & Replace Metta World Peace With Tony Allen

    dimemag.com May 28, 2013
    With only four teams remaining in the NBA Playoffs, it means a few “contenders” have already been eliminated from title contention. The offseason is the time for these teams to retool to prepare for deeper runs next season. Last offseason brought many
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  • San Antonio earns its revenge against the Grizzlies, heads to t…

    San Antonio earns its revenge against the Grizzlies, heads to the NBA Finals once again

    yahoo.com May 28, 2013
    Apparently these San Antonio Spurs are different.Apparently they’re not the scary team we saw in 2008, one that was bowed by the New Orleans Hornets before being beaten by the Los Angeles Lakers. Apparently they’re not the team that seemed to be bothe
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  • Video - Cuban Has Two-Year Plan For Mavericks 04:28

    Cuban Has Two-Year Plan For Mavericks

    May 28
    Tim Legler discusses the possibilities for Mark Cuban and the Mavericks in free agency as they try to bounce back from missing the playoffs.

Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: Pacers rule Game 4 boards

    May 28
    By dominating the glass with Roy Hibbert, the Pacers evened the series with the Heat.
  • Mike Budenholzer hired as Atlanta Hawks' new head coach

    May 28
    The Atlanta Hawks hired Mike Budenholzer as their new head coach Tuesday, agreeing to a multiyear contract with the longtime San Antonio Spurs assistant.
  • Ian Thomsen: LeBron's post game just one of the Pacers' concerns entering …

    May 28
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Much was made of the post-up game by LeBron James in Miami's Game 3 win. By the count of the Pacers, however, James had 14 post-ups that generated 10 points and 1 assist -- numbers that weren't at all intimidating.
  • 2013 NBA playoffs -- LeBron James says he's not a flopper but sees advanta…

    May 28
    LeBron James vehemently denies he's a flopper but openly recognizes it as an effective strategy.