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76ers celebrate 50th anniversary of NBA's great champions

The Philadelphia 76ers may as well have won the NBA championship when they dethroned the Boston Celtics in the east. The delirious Sixers fans stormed the court and swarmed Wilt Chamberlain. One fan even hung on a rim as the players hustled past outstretched arms to the locker room.

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James Harden notched his fourth triple-double of the season with 29 points, 15 rebounds and 13 assists, and the Houston Rockets outlasted the Warriors 132-127 in double overtime Thursday night to end Golden State's 12-game winning streak.

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Heat lose more players, but find way to 111-110 win in Utah

The options were dwindling by the minute. Justise Winslow, Dion Waiters and Josh Richardson already were back in South Florida. Derrick Williams couldn't make it out of the locker room because of back spasms. And Luke Babbitt joined him there by the end of the first quarter due to a hip flexor.

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Kobe Bryant's record-breaking NBA career

After 20 years with the Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant played his final game on April 13, 2016, scoring an incredible 60 points against the Utah Jazz. Former opponents and the Mamba himself are reflecting on his NBA accomplishments.
Cristina Rayas The Sacramento Bee and McClatchy
Kobe Bryant's record-breaking NBA career 2:33

Kobe Bryant's record-breaking NBA career

Sacramento fans say farewell to Kobe Bryant 3:43

Sacramento fans say farewell to Kobe Bryant

Watch Warriors star Stephen Curry's warmup 0:36

Watch Warriors star Stephen Curry's warmup

Quincy Pondexter basketball camp 2:01

Quincy Pondexter basketball camp