While the eyes and ears of the basketball-loving world turned to thoughts of burst bubbles and bracket seeding, the NBA’s playoff race continued apace Saturday night, where the good, the bad and the Philadelphia 76ers were all on display.
The race for the Eastern Conference’s final spot continued gaining steam, while in Chicago another sterling stat line helped propel the hometown team.
A pair of comeback tuneups involving some playoff hopefuls; a sweet-shooting rookie makes New Yorkers forget about an impending Melo-drama, and one rookie coach implores fans and players not to cut themselves—all that and more on today's Takeaways.
One of these slides is a scratch-and-sniff. Can you guess which one?*
*None of these slides are scratch-and-sniffs. Do not scratch your computer screen.