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ATLANTA, GA - MAY 20: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers reacts in the final minutes of their 97 to 89 win over the Atlanta Hawks during Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 20, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Keidel: LeBron James Vs. Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan, his eminence, excellence, and the exemplar of modern basketball, is the unquestioned king. But can King James leave the game with just one more jewel in his crown?

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Isiah Thomas

Isiah Thomas Doesn’t Reject Idea Of Eventual Return To NBA

Isiah Thomas says he hasn’t spoken with New York Knicks President Phil Jackson since joining the Liberty as a consultant in February.

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 18th-May 22nd

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

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Knicks fans wear bags over their heads during a loss to the Rockets at Madison Square Garden on January 8, 2015. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Knicks Fall Back Two Spots In Draft Lottery, Timberwolves Snag First Pick

The Minnesota Timberwolves won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, the first time since 2004 the team with the worst record won the No. 1 pick.

05/19/2015

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Sunday In Sports: The Top Five Sports Stories

Here’s your break down of all of the great sports action from another busy Sunday in the sports world.

05/17/2015

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Michael Jordan Could Still Beat LeBron James?

A new poll says that 34% of NBA fans think MJ could beat Lebron right now in one-on-one.

05/15/2015

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5 Best Sports Celebration Imitations

Aaron Rodgers won celebrity Jeopardy last night and Alex Trebek did his version of the discount double check on the show.

05/13/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 4th-May 8th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/08/2015

Golden State's Stephen Curry reacts during Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals against the Memphis Grizzlies on May 3, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stephen Curry’s Monster Season Now Includes MVP Award

Some called him too small. Others too fragile. Stephen Curry has another label now: NBA MVP.

05/04/2015

BROOKLYN, NY - MAY 1:  Mike Scott #32 of the Atlanta Hawks goes up for a dunk against the Brooklyn Nets in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 1, 2015 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks Soar Past Nets 111-87, Finish Off Nets In 6 Games

Paul Millsap had 25 points, nine rebounds and six assists and the Atlanta Hawks finally finished off the Brooklyn Nets in six games, advancing to the Eastern Conference semifinals with a 111-87 victory Friday.

05/01/2015

Alan Anderson #6 of the Brooklyn Nets celebrates during a game against the Atlanta Hawks in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NBA Playoffs on April 25, 2015 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Beat Hawks 91-83, Pull Within 2-1 In Series

Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Thaddeus Young added 18 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Atlanta 91-83 on Saturday, cutting the Hawks’ lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conference playoff series.

04/25/2015

Brooklyn Nets v Atlanta Hawks- Game One

Korver Scores 21, Hawks Hold Off Pesky Nets 99-92 In Game 1

Kyle Korver scored 21 points, including five 3-pointers, and the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks held off the pesky Brooklyn Nets 99-92 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference playoff series Sunday night.

04/19/2015

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NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round Preview

The Eastern Conference seems far less interesting than the West, but still some intriguing match-ups in play.

04/17/2015

Fans of the Boston Celtics cheer during a game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on April 12, 2015 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA Sets Attendance Record With Nearly 22 Million Fans

The NBA has broken its attendance record by drawing nearly 22 million fans during the 2014-15 regular season.

04/16/2015

Greg Monroe of the Detroit Pistons goes up for a dunk against the New York Knicks on January 2, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Greg Monroe To Knicks A Fait Accompli? Not So Fast

In the next few months, all sorts of stories like the Monroe thing are going to show up in the papers. Ignore them.

04/15/2015

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