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Source: Memphis G Calathes suspended for 20 games

A person familiar with the decision says Memphis Grizzlies point guard Nick Calathes has been suspended for 20 games for violating the NBA’s drug policy.

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D’Antoni to meet with Lakers soon about future

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni gestures to his team during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Los Angeles. The Grizzlies won 102-90. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Mike D’Antoni was still the Los Angeles Lakers’ coach when he left their training complex to spend the Easter weekend out of town with his family.

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NIU, Montgomery agree to 2-year extension

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Northern Illinois and coach Mark Montgomery have agreed to a two-year contract extension that runs through the 2017-18 season.

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76ers owner Harris calls 19-win season ‘success’

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Billions of dollars couldn’t console Philadelphia 76ers owner Joshua Harris this season. Ok, maybe just a little.

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Thunder G Westbrook healthy for Memphis series

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots in front of Detroit Pistons guard Kyle Singler (25) during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Oklahoma City won 112-111. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder hope dynamic point guard Russell Westbrook is the difference when they meet the Memphis Grizzlies in the playoffs.

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