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Kentucky freshman Julius Randle to enter NBA draft

Kentucky's Julius Randle announces he will enter his name in the NBA draft during a news conference in Lexington, Ky., Tuesday, April 22, 2014. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky forward Julius Randle will leave after one season to enter the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five selections.

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Warriors announce new plans for SF arena

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors have agreed to terms to buy 12 acres of land in San Francisco’s Mission Bay neighborhood to build a new arena.

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Heat looking to improve in Game 2 vs. Bobcats

Charlotte Bobcats' Al Jefferson (25) looks to pass as Miami Heat's Chris Andersen (11) defends during the first half in Game 1 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series on Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James grabbed a basketball off a rack as he left the practice court Tuesday, then turned and took a 40-footer without so much as jumping.

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AP source: Clemson’s McDaniels to enter NBA draft

In this Jan. 18, 2014, file photo, Clemson's K.J. McDaniels grabs a rebound during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Wake Forest in Clemson, S.C. A person familiar with the situation says Clemson junior McDaniels is leaving school for the NBA draft. The person spoke with The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because neither McDaniels nor Clemson has announced the decision. (AP Photo/The Independent-Mail, Mark Crammer, File) THE GREENVILLE NEWS OUT, SENECA NEWS OUT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Clemson junior K.J. McDaniels is leaving school for the NBA draft.

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Cavs acting GM Griffin: ‘We’re all under review’

Cleveland Cavaliers interim general manager David Griffin answers questions during a news conference Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in Independence, Ohio. Unsure of his own future, Griffin discussed Cleveland's disappointing season, which ended for the fourth straight year shy of the NBA playoffs.(AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Cavaliers acting general manager David Griffin hopes to have the “interim” removed from his title soon.

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