All-Star Game

Clippers star Chris Paul was the NBA All-Star game's MVP 2013. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images Sport)

West Tops East In NBA All-Star Game; Chris Paul Named MVP

Kevin Durant scored 30 points, MVP Chris Paul had 20 points and 15 assists, and the Western Conference beat the East 143-138 on Sunday night in the NBA All-Star game.


MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JANUARY 17: Jamal Crawford #11 of the Los Angeles Clippers shoots a three point shot against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the game on January 17, 2013 at Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Clippers 6th-Man Jamal Crawford Misses Western Conference All-Star Team

Tim Duncan was selected to his 14th All-Star game, Spurs teammate Tony Parker is joining him, and the Chicago Bulls also had two reserves chosen Thursday for next month’s game in Houston.


MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 9: A general view of Target Field before the game between the Minnesota Twins and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the home opener on April 9, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Minnesota Awarded 2014 MLB All-Star Game

A person with knowledge of the decision says the 2014 All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis.


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All-Star Game Preview

Don’t let anyone fool you: Home-field advantage in baseball does matter. Baseball players are human. Just like you, they work better in familiar environments.


Jered Weaver #36 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 7, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Weaver, Downs Shut Out Orioles 3-0

Jered Weaver scattered three hits over eight innings in his final start before heading to his third straight All-Star game, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-0 on Saturday night.


HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 07:  David Freese #23 of the St. Louis Cardinals connects for a grand slam in the seventh inning against the Houston Astros on June 7, 2012 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Top MLB Players Who Didn’t Make The All-Star Game

On Sunday afternoon, Major League Baseball announced its starting lineups, pitchers and reserves for the 83rd All-Star Game, to be held on July 10 at Kansas City’s Kauffman Stadium.


Matt Kemp

Kemp Won’t Play In All-Star Game Unless He Plays For Dodgers Before Break

National League All-Star captain Matt Kemp will not play in the All-Star game in Kansas City unless he plays a game for the Dodgers before the All-Star break, according to the Los Angeles Times’ Dylan Hernandez (via Twitter).


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Kemp Hoping To Return By All-Star Break

Dodgers slugger Matt Kemp still is optimistic about playing in the All-Star game next month in Kansas City — as long as he’s sure he will be healthy for the stretch run with NL West-leading Los Angeles.


Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Fans Want To See Hamilton, Kemp Go Yard In HR Derby

Baseball fans have voted for their favorite players to compete for the 2012 Home Run derby in Kansas City and clearly want to see a head-to-head match-up with Matt Kemp and Josh Hamilton.


Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers gestures after hitting a two-run home run in the sixth inning against the Houston Astros on April 21, 2012 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Kemp Has Nearly 2 Million Votes To Lead NL All-Star Ballot

Matt Kemp is leading the National League in All-Star balloting after the first update given by Major League Baseball.


2012 NBA All-Star Game

Neurologist Confirms Kobe Bryant’s Concussion; Call Up Ebanks From DFenders

After further diagnosis, Neurologist Dr. Vern Williams, confirmed Wednesday that in addition to the nasal fracture, Kobe Bryant suffered a concussion in Sunday’s All-Star game.


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Wade Apologizes To Kobe Bryant For His Nose-Breaking Foul

Insisting he meant no harm, Dwyane Wade revealed Tuesday that he has apologized to Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant multiple times for a blood-drawing, nose-breaking foul during the All-Star game.


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MLB All-Star Game Draws Record-Low Rating

Baseball’s All-Star game has drawn a record-low rating for the second straight year.


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Matt Kemp To Bat 3rd For National League All-Star Team

Los Angeles Dodgers CF Matt Kemp will bat third for the National League at the All-Star game, as the NL looks for their second consecutive win over the American League — the AL had won the previous 13 games.


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Angels Closer Jordan Walden Heading To All-Star Game

Los Angeles Angels closer Jordan Walden will replace Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees at the All-Star game.