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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 4th-May 8th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/08/2015

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NBA Playoffs Have Fresh Look

There’s a new look to this NBA postseason, which will crown a champion that hasn’t won the title in at least 17 years — or, quite possibly, a franchise that has never been on top.

05/08/2015

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Cavs Criticized For Violent In-Game Video

The Cavaliers are being criticized on social networks for playing a video during Wednesday night’s playoff game that showed a man throwing a woman across a room for wearing a Bulls T-shirt.

05/07/2015

James Harden of the Houston Rockets celebrates a three-point shot late in the second half against the Los Angeles Clippers during Game 2 in the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 6, 2015 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Rockets Beat Clippers 115-109 To Even Series

James Harden scored 16 of his 32 points in the fourth quarter to lift the Rockets to a 115-109 victory over the Clippers on Wednesday night that evened their series 1-1.

05/07/2015

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5 Rule Changes To Make Sports More Enjoyable

Sports are intended to be fun; however, there are rules within the game that diminish the enjoyment of players and fans alike.

05/05/2015

James Harden of the Houston Rockets and Dwight Howard battle for position with Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers during Game One in the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on May 4, 2015 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Clippers Topple Rockets 117-101 In Game 1

Blake Griffin had his second straight triple-double to lift the Clippers to a 117-101 victory over the Rockets on Monday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals.

05/05/2015

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Spurs Face Most Uncertain Future Ever

San Antonio has only five players under contract for next season. Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili have not decided whether they will return or retire from their Hall of Fame careers.

05/05/2015

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Golden State Star Stephen Curry Wins NBA MVP

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry has won the NBA’s Most Valuable Player award, beating out Houston’s James Harden in a race that turned out not to be that close.

05/04/2015

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Mavs’ Chandler Parsons Undergoes Knee Surgery

The Dallas Mavericks have announced that injured forward Chandler Parsons underwent arthroscopic surgery today to address a cartilage injury to his right knee.

05/01/2015

Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers leaps to the basket against Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs during Game 6 of the Western Conference quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at the AT&T Center on April 30, 2015 in San Antonio, Texas. (credit: Chris Covatta/Getty Images)

Clippers Beat Spurs 102-96 To Force Game 7

Blake Griffin had 26 points and Chris Paul had 19 points as the Clippers held on for a 102-96 victory over the Spurs on Thursday night, forcing a Game 7 in their series.

05/01/2015

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Thunder Hire Florida’s Billy Donovan

The 49-year-old Donovan led Florida to two national championships, four Final Fours, seven Elite Eights and 14 NCAA Tournament berths in 19 years.

04/30/2015

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Dirk, Mavs Head Into Yet Another Uncertain Offseason

Dirk and the Mavs are headed into yet another uncertain offseason after failing to advance in the playoffs for the fourth straight year since winning the franchise’s first championship.

04/29/2015

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