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Westbrook has 41, West edges East in NBA All-Star Game

NEW YORK (AP) — Mixing Broadway and basketball, this NBA All-Star Game was a West Side Story.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 February 2015

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LeBron reflects on life, legacy before 11th All-Star game

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James sat at a small desk inside a preschool classroom in Harlem surrounded by books like "The Little Engine That Could," scribbled crayon artwork on the walls and an alphabet chart.

He didn't look the least bit out of place.

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Silver seeking 'dramatic' improvements in NBA scheduling

NEW YORK (AP) — Commissioner Adam Silver is determined to make a schedule that keeps NBA players fresher, and he is willing to discuss starting the season earlier or ending later.

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Valentine (yes, really) sinks Buckeyes with last-second shot

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Ohio State needed to withstand one last Michigan State possession to force overtime. The Buckeyes closed off the area around the basket, but gave Denzel Valentine some space beyond the arc.

That's all he needed.

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Bailey Tavares score 2 each in Isles' win over Blue Jackets

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Through ups and downs, the New York Islanders have beaten four straight teams that likely won't be joining them in the Stanley Cup playoffs.

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Jeff Gordon wins pole for final Daytona 500 of his career

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The qualifying session for NASCAR's biggest race of the year was lambasted by Tony Stewart as "a complete embarrassment" and called a "cute show" by Clint Bowyer.

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Mo'ne Davis outshines Kevin Hart at celebrity All-Star game

NEW YORK (AP) — Little League phenom Mo'ne Davis was so impressive on a basketball court she momentarily silenced trash-talking "Wedding Ringer" star Kevin Hart.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 February 2015

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3-point contest could have more appeal than dunk contest

NEW YORK (AP) — Dominique Wilkins remembers a time not so long ago when the most-anticipated event during NBA All-Star weekend was the dunk contest, how fans looked forward to his duels with Michael Jordan and what creative slam they would come up with next.

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