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SEATTLE - MAY 7: Brian Williams #8 of the Denver Nuggets dunks against the Seattle SuperSonics during Game Five of the 1994 Western Conference Quarterfinals at Key Arena on May 7, 1994 in Seattle, Washington.

Counting Down: Top 5 NBA Playoffs Moments

With the NBA playoffs starting, we look back on the top moments in NBA playoff history.

7 hours ago

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Magic Johnson On WFAN: ‘Carmelo Should Stay In New York’

Magic says he’ll probably have a chat with Melo on Tuesday. But don’t worry. They won’t be speaking about the benefits of joining the Lakers.

03/24/2014

Kobe Bryant and Phil Jackson in 2011.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Kobe, Magic In Disbelief As Lakers Let Phil Jackson Sign On With Knicks

Two Lakers greats are chucking up a half-court shot at the buzzer, campaigning Los Angeles brass to swoop in and hire the Zen Master. Will it go in?

03/13/2014

A.J. Ellis #17, Hanley Ramirez #13, Dee Gordon #9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate after the Dodgers defeat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 in Game 4 of the National League Division Series. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

On To The NLCS! Dodgers Advance Past Braves, Await Either Bucs Or Cards

The NL West champions open the next round Friday against St. Louis or Pittsburgh. The Cardinals host the wild-card Pirates in a winner-take-all Game 5 on Wednesday.

10/08/2013

Robinson Cano (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Magic Johnson (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Magic Johnson Says Dodgers Won’t Go After Robinson Cano

“Though I can’t talk about it, that other guy in New York is going to get paid — not by us,” the Dodgers owner said Thursday, according to CBSSports.com. “But he’s going to get paid.”

10/04/2013

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Boomer & Carton: Celebrating A Football Friday The Right Way

Few can match the total package that the team of Boomer and Carton provide on a given football Friday. Check that. No one can duplicate what the Dynamic Radio Duo bring to the table.

WFAN–10/04/2013

Michael Jordan (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Michael Jordan: In My Prime, I’d Beat LeBron James 1-On-1

“I don’t think I would lose,” Jordan said in the video, before smiling and adding, “Other than to Kobe Bryant because he steals all of my moves.”

10/01/2013

Manu Ginobili defends New Jersey Nets Jason Kidd during the NBA Finals. (Photo credit MATT ROURKE/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: No Kidding, Jason Kidd Was A Man Among Boys

Kidd instantly made the Nets relevant, then respected, then regal.

06/03/2013

Black Onyx trains on the track in preparation for the 2013 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 2, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Black Onyx Scratched From 139th Kentucky Derby

Black Onyx has been scratched from the 139th Kentucky Derby. The field is now down to 19.

05/04/2013

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Jerry Buss, Longtime Los Angeles Lakers Owner, Dies Of Kidney Failure

Buss died Monday morning at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He’d been hospitalized for cancer, but the immediate cause of death was kidney failure.

02/18/2013

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Keidel: Rooney Rules — NFL Pride And Prejudice

So far, 14 HC/GM positions have been filled over the last month, and all by white men. That must change says Keidel.

01/21/2013

TTYM: Tebow’s Brother Is ‘All A Twitter’ and Bad Lip Reading NFL Style

This week, I prayed to NEVER hear the name Lance Armstrong again.  G-d answered:  Manti Te’o.   So, for those of you  who have been inundated with stories on these two athletes here are a […]

01/18/2013

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Keidel: Gangs Of New York

The Knicks aren’t even the best team in NYC. That handle belongs to a squad in Brooklyn.

11/28/2012

Phil Jackson (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Lakers Are Ready-Made For Phil Jackson

The Lakers handed Mike Brown the pink slip after 5 games and will undoubtedly turn to Phil Jackson as their first choice replacement.

11/09/2012

The United States during a break in play against France during their game at the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Hartnett: No Point In Comparing 2012 USA Basketball To ‘Dream Team’

It’s pointless to compare the 2012 Men’s Olympic basketball roster to the 1992 “Dream Team.” USA’s current roster has their own challenge in front of them.

07/29/2012

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