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Sim Bhullar. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Sacramento Kings To Sign Sim Bhullar, 1st NBA Player Of Indian Descent

The Kings are signing Bhullar to a 10-day contract that will make him the league’s first player of Indian descent, a person with knowledge of the deal said Wednesday.

04/01/2015

Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors shoots against the Minnesota Timberwolves on December 8, 2014 at Target Center in Minneapolis. (David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images)

7 Stephen Curry Highlights That Have Warriors Fans Chanting ‘MVP’

If you missed Steph Curry’s double behind-the-back move against the Clippers Tuesday night, you’re not alone…defender Chris Paul didn’t see it either. The man best known as the single-season three point king has been putting on a dribbling, passing and yes even dunking clinic this season.

04/01/2015

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Crazy Dribbling By Warriors Guard Steph Curry Floors Chris Paul, Lights Up Twitter

Warriors guard Stephen Curry may have capped off an MVP season on Tuesday night, breaking Chris Paul’s ankles in a 110-106 win over the Los Angeles Clippers.

04/01/2015

Joe Lacob owner of the Golden State Warriors during a game against the Los Angeles Clippers in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Oracle Arena on April 27, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Sued By StubHub: Should You Care?

Please forgive me if my Outrage-O-Meter needle stays stuck on zero after reading about StubHub’s lawsuit against Ticketmaster and the Warriors.

03/30/2015

Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors during the game against the Portland Trail Blazers on March 24, 2015 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon. (Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Defeat Blazers, Clinch Division For First Time Since 1976

Stephen Curry had 33 points and 10 assists and the Golden State Warriors pulled away from the shorthanded Trail Blazers in the second half for a 122-108 victory on Tuesday night, clinching the team’s first division title in 39 years.

03/24/2015

Harrison Barnes #40 of the Golden State Warriors dunks against the Atlanta Hawks on March 18, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland. (Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Cruise Past Hawks In Battle Of NBA’s Top Teams

Harrison Barnes had 25 points, Andre Iguodala added 21 points and six assists, and the Golden State Warriors cruised past the Atlanta Hawks 114-95 on Wednesday night in a matchup of the NBA’s top two teams.

03/18/2015

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When Is The Absolute Last Minute To Fill Out Your NCAA Tournament Bracket?

Every March, 60 million Americans or more fill out NCAA brackets, predicting the winner of the men’s basketball championship. A good percentage are doing it to be part of the pop culture phenomenon, not because they are sports fans, and this fact leads to mind-numbing confusion about the championship and the office pool.

03/18/2015

Will Davis II #3 of the UC Irvine Anteaters waits to check in during the college basketball game against the Arizona Wildcats at McKale Center on November 19, 2014 in Tucson, Arizona. The Wildcats defeated the Anteaters 71-54. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

5 Teams To Root For After The Bay Area Got Shut Out Of March Madness

If you’re just now remembering to fill out your March Madness bracket then you may also just be learning that not a single Northern California team qualified for the NCAA Tournament. Assuming your alma mater is also out, then you’re scrambling to find a team to care about.

03/18/2015

Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors handles the ball against the Los Angeles Lakers on March 16, 2015 at Oracle Arena in Oakland. (Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Defeat Lakers, Clinch Playoff Spot For 3rd Straight Season

Klay Thompson scored 26 points, Stephen Curry had 19 points and nine assists and the Golden State Warriors secured a playoff spot before beating the depleted Los Angeles Lakers 108-105 on Monday night.

03/16/2015

JJ O'Brien #20 of the San Diego State Aztecs dunks the ball in the first half of the game against AJ West #3 of the Nevada Wolf Pack at Viejas Arena on March 7, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)

Best California Team Is 200-1 Bet To Win NCAA Tournament

One sure way to see your bracket busted is to bet on the local team going too far in the tournament. Most Californians won’t have that problem.

03/16/2015

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