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Golden State Warriors Fire Mark Jackson

John Branch Continuing an NBA trend of teams firing coaches after successful, 50-victory seasons, the Golden State Warriors fired Jackson on Tuesday.

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Spurning New York Knicks, Steve Kerr Reaches Deal To Coach Golden State Warriors

Steve Kerr stunned the New York Knicks on Wednesday by agreeing to a deal to become the coach of the Golden State Warriors.

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Andrew Bogut calls Stephen A Smith a 'wanker' over criticism of the Golden State Warriors centre

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Roy Ward Australian NBA star Andrew Bogut has lashed out at controversial ESPN commentator Stephen A. Smith, calling him a 'wanker'.

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Golden State Warriors' Steve Blake trade could pay dividends

Los Angeles Lakers' Steve Blake, right, takes an elbow in the face from Utah Jazz's Marvin Williams, right, as he passes the ball of to Jordan Hill during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

Sam Amick For once in this 2013-14 season in which the lay of the land in the NBA was more lopsided than ever, the Eastern Conference was better than the West.

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Toronto Raptors upset Golden State Warriors to boost playoff charge

Toronto Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas, center, battles for a rebound with Washington Wizards' Trevor Booker, left, and Marcin Gortat during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto, Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

DeMar DeRozan led the way with a team-high 32 points as the Toronto Raptors avenged an embarrassing December defeat to the Golden State Warriors.

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Steph Curry and Klay Thompson lead Golden State Warriors to victory over Utah Jazz

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry strips the ball from Utah Jazz forward Richard Jefferson in Oakland.

Diamond Leung Down two assistant coaches, and despite all the "chatter" surrounding the team that coach Mark Jackson pointed to, the Golden State Warriors continue to roll.

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NBA: Andrew Bogut monsters LA Clippers as Golden State Warriors record big win

Golden State Warriors' Andrew Bogut (12) scores past Washington Wizards' Marcin Gortat (4) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Australian Boomers centre Andrew Bogut grabbed a monster 17 rebounds as Golden State crushed Western Conference rivals the Los Angeles Clippers 111-92 on Thursday.

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Andrew Bogut hits back at Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson over injury question

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The cause of Andrew Bogut's shoulder injury has sparked a bizarre war of words between the Australian NBA centre and his Golden State coach Mark Jackson.

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Golden State Warriors looking at trades as NBA deadline looms

Charlotte Bobcats? Kemba Walker (15) scores against Golden State Warriors? Harrison Barnes (40) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Sam Amick With the February 20 NBA trade deadline nearing, count the Golden State Warriors among the long list of teams still looking to improve their roster.

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NBA: Charlotte Bobcats upset Golden State Warriors with Kemba Walker starring

DALLAS, TX - DECEMBER 03: Kemba Walker #15 of the Charlotte Bobcats dribbles the ball past Jose Calderon #8 of the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center on December 3, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. 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.   Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Kemba Walker scored 27 of his 31 points in the second half as Charlotte overcame Stephen Curry's 43 points to beat Golden State 115-111 on Monday night in the NBA.

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NBA: Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob goes from villain to hero

Rob Gloster Joe Lacob leaped out of his courtside seat as the final shot arched toward the basket. As it swished through for a Golden State victory, the venture capitalist and Warriors owner danced onto the...

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NBA: Kevin Durant scores 54 as Oklahoma City Thunder shoot past Golden State Warriors

Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant flips on his head after being fouled by Houston Rockets' Aaron Brooks during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

In a day of key games for the top NBA teams in the West, Oklahoma City beat Golden State 127-121 with Kevin Durant scoring a career-high 54 points.

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Andrew Bogut stars as Golden State Warriors rack up ninth straight win

Washington Wizards forward Jan Vesely (24), from the Czech Republic, steals the ball from Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut (12), from Australia, in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Washington. The Warriors won 112-96, for their ninth win in a row. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Russell Jackson Andrew Bogut is enjoying the longest winning run of his career as the Golden State Warriors continued their hot streak against Washington to make it nine straight NBA wins.

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Andrew Bogut ready to bounce back to best in NBA with Golden State Warriors

DENVER, CO - APRIL 20:  Andrew Bogut #12 of the Golden State Warriors is fouled by Kosta Koufos #41 of the Denver Nuggets during Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at the Pepsi Center on April 20, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. 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.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Not much frightens Andrew Bogut these days. Not another injury scare. Nor the prospect of testing free agency.

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Boomers chasing medal at FIBA World Cup without Ben Simmons

Cameron Bairstow, Dante Exum and Matthew Dellavedova are three of the four Boomers players who are signed to NBA clubs.

Lee Gaskin Australian Boomers coach Andrej Lemanis signalled his intent to chase the country's first medal in men's basketball.

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Australian young gun Ben Simmons misses out on Boomers squad for the FIBA World Cup

Young gun Ben Simmons believes the Boomers can contend for an Olympic Games gold medal.

Lee Gaskin Australian young gun Ben Simmons has missed out on the Boomers squad for the FIBA World Cup.

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LeBron James ditches No. 6 jersey, will again sport No. 23

LeBron will be returning to the number 23 jersey.

LeBron James is finished with the Miami Heat. He's also finished with the No. 6 he has worn during the past four NBA Finals and to celebrate his only two NBA championships.

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Australian forward Cameron Bairstow signs NBA contract with Chicago Bulls

Signed by the Bulls: Australian Cameron Bairstow has signed a contract with the Chicago Bulls.

Roy Ward Queensland big man becomes Australia's sixth NBA player this season.

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Australian basketball riding NBA wave

NBA conquered: Patty Mills celebrates during San Antonio's championship win over Miami.

Roy Ward Let's get it right – Australian basketball is not going through a golden age. It’s simply enjoying the spoils of its own evolution.

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Donald Sterling could still own the LA Clippers at the start of the next NBA season.

The pending sale of the Los Angeles Clippers and ouster of disgraced owner Donald Sterling might not be official by the start of the NBA season in October, Commissioner Adam Silver said.