NBA Commissioner Adam Silver recently suggested seeding the playoffs "one through 16,” regardless of conference, but James, who some feel has benefited form playing in the East, said, “Let's not get too crazy."

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At this point, it's fair to wonder if a potential contract stalemate this summer could mark the end of Leonard's time in San Antonio.

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From the new-look Cavs to tight playoff races, there's sure to be excitement down the stretch.

Wizards impressed by ‘reborn’ Cavaliers, but have their own business to address

Bradley Beal must continue steering the ship as the Wizards encounter a tough schedule to end the season.

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Are the Cavs for real, and 9 other things to watch in the NBA’s stretch run

From the new-look Cavs to tight playoff races, there's sure to be excitement down the stretch.

If the Wizards aren’t careful, they could slip out of the playoff race

Washington has stayed afloat without John Wall so far, but as the Eastern Conference playoff race tightens down the stretch, the team has little room for error.

He's actually a huge fan of the Beautiful Game, so the move isn't all that surprising.

A lengthy Sports Illustrated report painted a picture of “a corporate culture rife with misogyny and predatory sexual behavior."

Commissioner Adam Silver said the fine was for "public statements detrimental to the NBA," and Cuban, who has spoken of tanking in the past, said he "earned" the punishment.

Here are some celebrities who have tried, and failed, to give the anthem some distinctive flair.

Looking for the best of pro basketball’s annual three-day extravaganza? We’ve got you covered.

'Tried my best': Fergie attempts to explain her widely panned national anthem.

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MVP LeBron James and Dunk Contest winner Donovan Mitchell join the NBA itself as winners of the weekend, while Fergie, Kevin Hart and hometown hero Paul George are among those who need improvement

'Clearly I was tongue tied, as the word I purportedly said is not in my vocabulary,' Redick said before issuing a lengthy apology.

Beal entered the showcase with a goal in mind of making one three-pointer. He connected on four in Team LeBron’s 148-145 win.

LeBron James sets the tone, and Team LeBron beats Team Stephen, 148-145, in an entertaining exhibition in Los Angeles.

Fergie's cringe-inducing rendition of the national anthem was possibly the only thing that could have drawn negative attention away from Hart's attempted roasts during player introductions.

"It’s cool to kind of get past that, and ... it’s all love at the end of the day,” Durant said before the NBA All-Star Game, while Westbrook told reporters that the former teammates were “just keeping it cool."

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Dirk Nowitzki said Wednesday night he was “disgusted” to read about allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace for women.

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The Spurs are preparing to play without star forward Kawhi Leonard this season, San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich said.

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The Portland Trail Blazers signed veteran guard/forward Brandon Rush to a 10-day contract Wednesday.

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Larry Nance Jr. has run into an unexpected snag since joining the Cavaliers.

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Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson still has no timeframe for a return to practice, nearly two months after spraining his right ankle.

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