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NBA Notes: LeBron James wins fourth MVP award
LeBron James will awarded his fourth MVP trophy, Luol Deng confirms he underwent a spinal tap, and Kobe Bryant is battling his own mother in court.
NBA Wrap: Spurs cruise past Lakers in series opener
The Spurs made easy work of the Kobe Bryant -less Lakers in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series, downing Los Angeles, 91-79.
Celtics express concern, optimism for Kobe
Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers share their admiration for Kobe Bryant and express optimism that he can return and compete at a high level.
NBA Notes: Bryant to have season-ending surgery
Kobe Bryant is scheduled to have surgery on Saturday to repair his ruptured Achilles tendon, which is expected to sideline him 6-9 months.
Lakers' Bryant done for season after tearing Achilles tendon
The Lakers will have to make the playoffs with Kobe Bryant , who tore his Achilles tendon in Friday's game against the Warriors.
Kobe Bryant likely out for a year
Kobe Bryant pushed his fraying body and his Los Angeles Lakers teammates relentlessly through the second half of a vital game until he felt a searing pain in his left heel.
Kobe's season may be over after possible Achilles tear
Kobe Bryant suffers what he believed to be a torn Achilles tendon in the Lakers' Friday night win over the Warriors, likely ending his season.
Report: Lakers say Bryant may have torn Achilles tendon
Several sources are reporting that Kobe Bryant has a probable torn Achilles tendon, suffered in Friday's game against the Warriors.
NBA Wrap: Bryant likely tears Achilles in Lakers' win
Kobe Bryant suffered a probable torn Achilles in the Lakers' win. Here's a recap of what happened around the NBA on Friday.
Curry goes off for 47 points in losing effort
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