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Report: NBA fines Knicks for Jackson's comments

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Recent comments by New York Knicks president Phil Jackson reportedly cost his team some money.

Nuggets dismiss coach Brian Shaw

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Denver Nuggets head coach Brian Shaw was fired Tuesday.

NBA game roundup: Hawks top Harden-less Rockets

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It took a while, but the Atlanta Hawks finally made the Houston Rockets pay for the absence of guard James Harden.

NBA notebook: Bulls lose All-Star Butler for 3-6 weeks

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Chicago Bulls All-Star guard Jimmy Butler will miss at least the next three weeks after suffering an injury to his left elbow Sunday against the Los Angeles Clippers.

NBA game roundup: Raptors finally end skid

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DeMar DeRozan scored a season-high 35 points as the Toronto Raptors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 114-103 to snap a season-worst five-game losing streak.

Michael Jordan joins billionaires' club

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Michael Jordan, considered the best basketball player of all time, has just joined the billionaires' club.

NBA roundup: Warriors rally from 26-point deficit

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The Golden State Warriors, the team with the best record in the NBA, spotted the Boston Celtics a 26-point, first-half lead but roared from behind and ended the Celtics' three-game winning streak with a 106-101 victory on Sunday night.

Ex-Knick Mason dies at 48

Anthony Mason had undergone several surgeries

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Longtime NBA player Anthony Mason, who helped the New York Knicks reach the 1994 NBA Finals, died Saturday at the age of 48. He had been diagnosed with congestive heart failure in February.

Federer beats Djokovic to win Dubai title

Roger Federer, 2014 Davis Cup

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A ruthless Roger Federer confidently dispatched World No 1. Novak Djokovic 6-3 7-5 to take the Dubai Tennis Championships title Saturday in little over one hour and 36 minutes.

The Swiss master, appearing in his 126th tour final (of which he has now w...

NBA pioneer Earl Lloyd dies at 86

Earl Lloyd, first black NBA player

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Earl Lloyd, the first African-American man to play in the NBA, died Thursday at the age of 86.

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