1. Bulls Don't Have a Reliable Scorer When Going Gets Tough

    Down 2-0 in the best-of-seven series against the Wizards , coach Tom Thibodeau is going to be defiant until the end.....

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  2. Taj Gibson Still Can't Believe Two Calls from Game 2

    Taj Gibson was still waiting for an explanation for two calls made late in regulation of the Game 2 loss against the Wizards , but he realized he was waiting in vain.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 minutes ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Cuban Expects SportVu to Automate Goaltending Calls

    Mark Cuban expects the NBA to automate goaltending calls with SportVu technology within the next three seasons...

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  4. Season in Review: Wesley Johnson

    In order to appreciate Wesley Johnson as a basketball player you have to separate his contributions from the fact that he was taken 4th overall in the 2010 draft...

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  5. Miami Heat’s Dwyane Wade Works Long Ball into His Game

    Dwyane Wade , who took fewer three-pointers than he ever has this season, has been lofting more in recent games (at least before Game 2) and said he wants that “weapon in the playoffs, even more than the regular season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 37 minutes ago 54 reads 0 comments

  6. Mike Conley Wins NBA Sportsmanship Award

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  7. 2014 NBA Mock Draft: Updated Projections for Where Top Stars Fall in First Round

    The NBA draft doesn't have to be rocket science. Granted, you're taking a leap of faith with any player who's yet to play in the NBA, but there are unquestionably players of whom ...

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  8. Chris Paul's True Alter Ego Is Too Nasty for TV Commercials

    Kids instinctively can tell who is in charge. That's why the gang of adolescent boys roaming the Los Angeles Clippers locker room Monday night greeted seven-foot DeAndre Jordan ...

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  9. James Harden Gets Into It with Reporter, Says 'Game 3 Is Our Season'

    James Harden isn't so much a sore loser as he is a cranky, someone-give-that-guy-a-Snickers loser. Following their 112-105 Game 2 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers , the Houston Rockets predictably weren't in good spirits or especially chatty..

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 hours ago 11,799 reads 17 comments

  10. NBA Playoffs 2014: Underdog Teams with Best Chance to Pull the Upset

    The 2014 NBA playoffs are commonly filled with upsets, but this year's early crop of games has been anything but predictable...

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  11. NBA Playoff Schedule 2014: Postseason Bracket and TV Info for Rest of 1st Round

    While traditionally there's no place like home when it comes to the NBA playoffs, the road teams have made some early statements this postseason, none louder than the Washington ...

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  12. Rockets Missing Their Transition Game

    The Rockets are facing a Game 3 in Portland on Friday, still needing to win four games to advance, because they've yet to even get one win after losing both games in Houston to open up their first-round series...

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  13. Struggles of Rockets' James Harden Carry over into Locker Room Argument

    James Harden seemed his usual cool-dude self as he spoke to a large media mass in front of his locker at the Toyota Center, where his Houston Rockets dropped Game 2 of their first-round playoff to the Trail Blazers 112-105 on Wednesday...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 4 hours ago 278 reads 0 comments

  14. Why LA Lakers Must Pick a Big Man in 2014 Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers have gaping holes to fill in their frontcourt. This year’s draft could provide an opportunity to start filling that chasm...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 4 hours ago 1,071 reads 4 comments

  15. How Mike Miller Can Be Critical Cog in Memphis Grizzlies' Playoff Run

    This year's Memphis Grizzlies are filled with pleasant surprises (James Johnson, Courtney Lee, pre -illegal-substance-suspension Nick Calathes , 15 minutes of Beno Udrih ), but Mike Miller is the most important...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 4 hours ago 74 reads 0 comments

  16. Predicting Which 2014 NBA Lottery Teams Will Make Playoffs Next Season

    Not all 2014 NBA lottery teams are made equally. Some, like the Philadelphia 76ers and Orlando Magic, entered the 2013-14 season with little chance of winning more than 25 games...

    Bryan Toporek Written by Bryan Toporek about 5 hours ago 922 reads 10 comments

  17. Should LA Lakers Keep Kent Bazemore?

    It's well known that the Los Angeles Lakers only have three players currently under contract for the 2014-15 season, meaning basically everyone on the roster—aside from Kobe ...

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  18. Most Improved Player Goran Dragic Turned Himself into Jeff Hornacek

    Suns guard Goran Dragic was named the NBA 's most improved player on Wednesday. Dragic ran away with the award, receiving 65 first-place votes, 25 second-place votes and eight third-place votes for 408 points...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 8 hours ago 123 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Playoff Primer: Schedule, Storylines and Predictions for Thursday, April 24

    Three series, six games to date, a win and a loss for each team. If you don't have NBA playoff fever by now, stick your head in a freezer and watch NBA TV until you get one...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 8 hours ago 179 reads 2 comments

  20. Is LeBron James on Same Playoff Path as Michael Jordan?

    LeBron James ’ playoff success forces us to consider whether he is moving in the same direction as Michael Jordan...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 8 hours ago 501 reads 2 comments

  21. Advantages Chicago Bulls Must Exploit to Reclaim Series with Washington Wizards

    The Chicago Bulls are down 0-2 to the Washington Wizards in their first-round playoff series. But don’t worry Chicago fans, your team has what it takes to come back. It isn’t over...

    Mike B. Written by Mike B. about 9 hours ago 85 reads 0 comments

  22. LaMarcus Aldridge Displays Playoff Dominance Unseen Since Michael Jordan

    For the first two quarters, it was Dwight Howard who had the basketball-viewing universe believing in superstar resurrections—devastating help defense, ferocious slams delivered beyond breathable air, the look of a god with a game to match...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 9 hours ago 40,764 reads 174 comments

  23. How Can the Houston Rockets Slow LaMarcus Aldridge and Regain Playoff Hopes?

    LaMarcus Aldridge is bringing Blazermania back—and the Houston Rockets aren't doing much to stop him. Aldridge led the Portland Trail Blazers with 43 points in a 112-105 loss for the Rockets...

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  24. Brooklyn Nets Need More from Deron Williams to Be Legit Playoff Threat

    Gone are the days when Deron Williams routinely averaged 18 points and 10 assists per game with the Utah Jazz en route to two All-NBA Second Team appearances...

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  25. Canzano: Series Is Now in Aldridge's Hands

    HOUSTON --- You'd totally understand if they found pine tar on LaMarcus Aldridge 's neck after Wednesday night's performance at the Toyota Center...

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