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Top 5 NBA Finals Moments

We’re a little over 24 hours away from the NBA Finals getting underway pitting the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James against the “Splash Brothers” of Golden State.

06/03/2015

The Lakers' Kobe Bryant, left, playing for the West All-Stars, drives past LeBron James pf the Heat/East during the 2011 NBA All-Star Game at Staples Center in Los Angeles. (credit: Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images)

The 5 Los Angeles MVPs In The NBA All-Star Game

Since the NBA All-Star Game was established in 1951, five players who represented Los Angeles have been named most valuable player of the annual score-fest.

02/14/2015

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Magic Johnson Tweets Out Week-Old Halftime Score To Lakers-Clippers Game

It’s a game most Laker fans would rather forget – most, it seems, except for Earvin “Magic” Johnson.

01/13/2015

Byron Scott (L) and Earvin 'Magic' Johnson share a laugh during a press conference to introduce Byron Scott as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers at Toyota Sports Center on July 29, 2014 in El Segundo, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Byron Scott Responds To Magic Johnson’s Comment That Lakers Should ‘Lose Every Game’

Magic Johnson wants the Los Angeles Lakers to lose for their own good. Coach Byron Scott thinks they are better off learning how to win.

12/09/2014

Tin Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Keidel: Tim Duncan, Spur Of The Moment

In the age of me over we ball, Duncan is a corrupt cliche – a winner.We judge stars by rings more than ever. The Heat didn’t win; LeBron won. Kobe or Shaq won a decade ago. But when the Spurs win, Duncan is part of a greater whole, lost in a selfless, Vulcan coda.

06/13/2014

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Sterling’s Response To NBA: ‘Illegally Recorded’ Statements Cannot Be Used To Strip Ownership

A response filed with the NBA Tuesday by embattled Clippers owner Donald Sterling claims that the league’s use of an “illegally recorded” conversation that took place during a “lovers’ quarrel” cannot be used to strip him of his ownership.

05/27/2014

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Parker Leads Sparks To Rout Of Stars

Sparks part owner Magic Johnson wasn’t on hand to see his new team win their first home game. But he would have been proud of the dominant third quarter by Candace Parker on Sunday.

05/25/2014

NBA Legend Magic Johnson shakes hands with NBA Legend Kenny Smith during the 2012 NBA All-Star Game presented by Kia Motors as part of 2012 All-Star Weekend at the Amway Center on February 26, 2012 in Orlando, Florida. (credit: Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Magic Johnson Jokes About Sterling Situation During Speech

Magic Johnson joked about his involvement in the controversy surrounding Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling while delivering the keynote address at the National Restaurant Association Show.

05/18/2014

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Magic Johnson On Sterling’s Hopes Of Keeping Clippers: ‘It’s Not Going To Happen’

Sports legend Magic Johnson has responded to a verbal attack by banned Clippers owner Donald Sterling, which occurred in the middle of what was originally meant to be an apology.

05/13/2014

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NBA Owners Meet Again To Discuss Possible Sterling Removal

NBA owners discussed Donald Sterling’s CNN interview and the plans to terminate his ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers in the third meeting of the advisory/finance committee.

05/13/2014

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LA City Council Demands Donald Sterling Apology

The LA City Council is demanding that Donald Sterling apologize to basketball legend Magic Johnson and LA residents for his racist remarks.

04/29/2014

Donald Sterling, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, looks on as his team plays against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Staples Center on April 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sources: Banned Clippers Owner Sterling Has No Intention To Sell Team

A source is saying that current Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, who was banned from the NBA for life by Commissioner Adam Silver earlier Tuesday, has said that he has no intention to sell the team.

04/29/2014

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Magic Johnson, NBA Stars, Fans React To Sterling Lifetime Ban

Los Angeles sports icons, local leaders, and fans alike took to social media Tuesday to react to the NBA’s announcement of a lifetime ban for Clippers owner Donald Sterling over racist comments he made.

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Sterling Scandal May Prove To Be Windfall For Clippers Fans As Ticket Prices Drop

If ticket prices are any measure, the value of the Los Angeles Clipper franchise could be plummeting.

04/29/2014

Lakers legend  Earvin "Magic"Johnson is "absolutely interested" in potentially purchasing an ownership stake in the Clippers, according to a Yahoo Sports report citing league sources.   (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Magic Johnson Ownership Group May Have Interest In Clippers

An ownership group led by Earvin “Magic” Johnson may be interested in purchasing the Los Angeles Clippers in the event that owner Donald Sterling is asked or forced to sell the team over alleged racist comments, according to a Yahoo Sports report.

04/28/2014

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