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Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, right, shakes hands with general manager Bob Myers following a news conference in Oakland on Thursday. (Eric Risberg/AP)

Emoji wars? Green, Warriors choose dignity

Perusing my list of smartphone emojis, I choose the frowning devil. That…

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, right, shakes hands with general manager Bob Myers following a news conference in Oakland on Thursday. (Eric Risberg/AP)
The Cleveland Cavaliers’ Matthew Dellavedova, left, had some moments against Stephen Curry in the NBA Finals, but now he’s out of a job. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Unsigned Delly open for business

In the last exciting adventure of Matthew Dellavedova, Underdog, the Cleveland Cavaliers’…

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ Matthew Dellavedova, left, had some moments against Stephen Curry in the NBA Finals, but now he’s out of a job. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
David J. Phillip/APDwight Howard

Rockets to face Warriors in Conference Finals

HOUSTON — The Houston Rockets are heading to the Western Conference finals…

David J. Phillip/APDwight Howard
David J. Phillip/APHouston Rockets' Dwight Howard (12) is pressured by Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin (32) during the first half of Game 2 Wednesday in Houston.

Harden has big 4th quarter; Rockets beat Clippers

HOUSTON — James Harden scored 16 of his 32 points in the…

David J. Phillip/APHouston Rockets' Dwight Howard (12) is pressured by Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin (32) during the first half of Game 2 Wednesday in Houston.
Danny Moloshok/AP File PhotoClippers center DeAndre Jordan is the target of late-game fouling due to poor free-throw shooting.

Barry: Simple solution for Hack-a-Jordan tactics? Make ’em

Suppose Major League Baseball decided intentional walks were making the game less…

Danny Moloshok/AP File PhotoClippers center DeAndre Jordan is the target of late-game fouling due to poor free-throw shooting.
Darren Abate/APLos Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul (3) celebrates after scoring against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half of Game 4 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Sunday.

Paul, Griffin help Clippers even series with Spurs

Chris Paul had 34 points and seven assists and Blake Griffin added…

Darren Abate/APLos Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul (3) celebrates after scoring against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half of Game 4 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Sunday.
Danny Moloshok/AP File PhotoWhen Warriors guard Stephen Curry left Clippers guard Chris Paul in a heap during Tuesday’s nationally televised game

Balls: Killer crossover seals Curry’s MVP bid once and for all

Enough already. Balls doesn’t want to to hear any more crazy talk…

Danny Moloshok/AP File PhotoWhen Warriors guard Stephen Curry left Clippers guard Chris Paul in a heap during Tuesday’s nationally televised game
Danny Moloshok/APWarriors guard Stephen Curry
Danny Moloshok/APWarriors guard Stephen Curry
Danny Moloshok/2014 AP file photoThe Warriors-Clippers rivalry is full of physical play

Fight night: Feisty Warriors-Clippers rivalry back on center stage

Consider it proof that rivalries still matter and thrive in sports. What…

Danny Moloshok/2014 AP file photoThe Warriors-Clippers rivalry is full of physical play
Jae C. Hong/AP File PhotoShelly Sterling

Ex-Los Angeles Clippers owner adds wife to suit against NBA

LOS ANGELES — Former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling says he…

Jae C. Hong/AP File PhotoShelly Sterling
Jeff Chiu/APThe Warriors' Andrew Bogut

Warriors' supporting cast steps up in win over Clippers

OAKLAND — Stephen Curry dribbled around his back and through a trio…

Jeff Chiu/APThe Warriors' Andrew Bogut
Jae C. Hong/AP File PhotoA defense lawyer for Blake Griffin got another month to try to resolve a criminal complaint in Las Vegas stemming from a nightclub argument last October. Attorney Richard Schonfeld said Tuesday

Attorney gets more time to try to resolve Blake Griffin case

LAS VEGAS — A defense lawyer for Los Angeles Clippers star Blake…

Jae C. Hong/AP File PhotoA defense lawyer for Blake Griffin got another month to try to resolve a criminal complaint in Las Vegas stemming from a nightclub argument last October. Attorney Richard Schonfeld said Tuesday
Nathan Denette/Canadian Press via APClippers forward Blake Griffin will be out indefinitely due to a staph infection.

Clippers star Griffin out indefinitely with staph infection

OKLAHOMA CITY — Blake Griffin is out indefinitely with a staph infection…

Nathan Denette/Canadian Press via APClippers forward Blake Griffin will be out indefinitely due to a staph infection.
Jonathan Bachman/AP PhotoAustin Rivers will join the Los Angeles Clippers as a part of a three-team trade.

Austin Rivers traded to Clippers in 3-team deal

LOS ANGELES — Austin Rivers has joined the Los Angeles Clippers to…

Jonathan Bachman/AP PhotoAustin Rivers will join the Los Angeles Clippers as a part of a three-team trade.
Ben Margot/APThe Warriors’ Andre Iguodala (9) puts up a shot against the Clippers’ Spencer Hawes during the first half of Wednesday’s game.

Warriors crush rival Clippers, improve to 4-0

OAKLAND -- Stephen Curry had 28 points and seven assists, Draymond Green…

Ben Margot/APThe Warriors’ Andre Iguodala (9) puts up a shot against the Clippers’ Spencer Hawes during the first half of Wednesday’s game.

Warriors face Clippers twice in preseason

As if they won't get enough of them during the regular season,…

AP Photo/Jae C. HongNew Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer listens to questions from the media during a news conference held after the Clippers Fan Festival on Monday

Steve Ballmer debuts as LA Clippers owner

LOS ANGELES — Sweating, clapping and shouting until he was nearly hoarse,…

AP Photo/Jae C. HongNew Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer listens to questions from the media during a news conference held after the Clippers Fan Festival on Monday

Christmas matchup with Clippers highlights Warriors’ schedule

The Warriors will play the Los Angeles Clippers on Christmas Day to…

Elaine Thompson/AP file photoThen-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer agrees to buy Clippers for $2 billion

LOS ANGELES -- Shelly Sterling reached an agreement Thursday night to sell the Los…

Elaine Thompson/AP file photoThen-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer
Jason DeCrow/APNBA Commissioner Adam Silver

Clippers owner Donald Sterling slams Magic Johnson, HIV status

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling repeatedly disparaged Magic Johnson's HIV-positive status…

Jason DeCrow/APNBA Commissioner Adam Silver