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Quiz: Arizona Wildcats in NBA draft

Quiz: Arizona Wildcats in NBA draft

How well do you know your Arizona Wildcats' draft lore?

April 22, 2014 5:57 pmLoading…

NBA playoffs: Journey to finals seems more wide open than usual

MIAMI — Before the season started, a poll suggested the Miami Heat was the overwhelming favorite to win the NBA title, collecting a whopping 7…

April 18, 2014 11:30 pmLoading…

Nick Johnson talks about leaving for the NBA

Nick Johnson talks about leaving for the NBA

University of Arizona basketball player Nick Johnson announced his decision to enter the NBA draft Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

April 15, 2014 2:16 pmLoading…

Photos: NBA cheerleaders

Photos: NBA cheerleaders

Now that NCAA basketball season is over, the NBA heads into the final part of its season with cheerleaders urging on their teams in the drive …

April 15, 2014 4:00 am Photos

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Former Wildcat Jerrett signs Thunder contract

Former Wildcat Jerrett signs Thunder contract

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder have signed former Arizona Wildcat forward Grant Jerrett of the Tulsa 66ers to a contract.

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Phoenix takes control of playoff destiny with win

Phoenix takes control of playoff destiny with win

PHOENIX — If the Suns truly do not want to be denied a playoff chance, they just need to take on the ways of their emotional leader, P.J. Tucker.

April 07, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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NBA roundup: Lakers end Suns' 6-game win streak, enjoy spoiler role

NBA roundup: Lakers end Suns' 6-game win streak, enjoy spoiler role

LOS ANGELES — The Lakers have been giving playoff-contending teams more trouble over the past week than clubs that are way out of contention —…

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Philly ties NBA record with 26th straight loss

Philly ties NBA record with 26th straight loss

HOUSTON — After the Philadelphia 76ers tied an NBA record with their 26th consecutive loss, one of their youngest voices spoke loudest.

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NBA roundup: Nowitzki leads Mavs to OT win over Thunder

DALLAS — Dirk Nowitzki scored seven of his 32 points in overtime, leading the Dallas Mavericks to a 128-119 victory over the Oklahoma City Thu…

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NBA roundup: Suns hit 12 three-pointers, win 4th straight

ATLANTA — Phoenix blitzed the Atlanta Hawks early from the three-point stripe. Then, the Suns finished it off from long range.

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NBA Roundup: Suns stage biggest comeback of season

NBA Roundup: Suns stage biggest comeback of season

MINNEAPOLIS — Markieff Morris scored 25 points off the bench to lead the Phoenix Suns to their biggest comeback of the season, a 127-120 victo…

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NBA roundup: Bledsoe hits key three as Suns top Pistons

PHOENIX — Eric Bledsoe scored 15 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter and the Phoenix Suns pulled out a 98-92 victory over the Detroit Pisto…

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LeBron pours in 43 points as Heat slip past Cleveland

CLEVELAND — LeBron James scored 43 points — 25 in a bewildering first-quarter shooting display — and Chris Bosh added 21, leading the Miami He…

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Phoenix’s frantic rally falls just short in LA

LOS ANGELES — Blake Griffin scored 22 of his 37 points in the first quarter and made 14 of 16 shots before fouling out, and the Los Angeles Cl…

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NBA Roundup: Noah, Bulls charge past Heat in overtime win

NBA Roundup: Noah, Bulls charge past Heat in overtime win

CHICAGO — Joakim Noah and Jimmy Butler understand it.

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Warriors 113, Suns 107: Injured Curry still finds way to beat Phoenix

Warriors 113, Suns 107: Injured Curry still finds way to beat Phoenix

OAKLAND, Calif. — When Steve Blake checked in at the scorer’s table with 5:25 remaining in the third quarter, Stephen Curry shook his head and…

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NBA roundup: Suns score 79 in 1st half to top Hawks

NBA roundup: Suns score 79 in 1st half to top Hawks

PHOENIX — Gerald Green hit 5 of 6 three-pointers in the first half to help the Suns score 79 points before the break — the most in the NBA thi…

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Photos: NBA cheerleaders

Photos: NBA cheerleaders

NBA cheerleaders showed their spirit at the all-star game as well as before and after the break.

February 25, 2014 5:00 am Photos

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Collins is first openly gay active player in NBA

LOS ANGELES — Jason Collins played his first game with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday night, becoming the first openly gay active player in the f…

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Durant’s 31 helps Thunder get back on track

Durant’s 31 helps Thunder get back on track

OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant had 31 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, Serge Ibaka had 21 points and 12 rebounds and the Oklahoma City …

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Rondo gets his first win with Boston in nearly a year

Rondo gets his first win with Boston in nearly a year

BOSTON — Rajon Rondo waited more than a year to celebrate playing in a victory.

February 02, 2014 5:54 pmLoading…

Photos: Bill Walton

Photos: Bill Walton

From basketball player, to Wildcat dad and sports analyst. Take a look at former UCLA and NBA star Bill Walton throughout the years.

January 29, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Suns see threes dry up in loss to Wizards

Suns see threes dry up in loss to Wizards

PHOENIX — Phoenix was flying high after a blowout win over Indiana.

January 25, 2014 12:00 am Related

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Photos: NBA cheerleaders

Photos: NBA cheerleaders

NBA cheerleaders kept the fans going at the midway point.

January 16, 2014 12:14 am Photos

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NBA: Green's second half sparks Suns past Lakers

NBA: Green's second half sparks Suns past Lakers

PHOENIX — Gerald Green had a strong second half to finish with a season-high 28 points and lead the Suns in a 121-114 victory over the Lakers …

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