1. Paul George Says Hip Injury Should Be 'Back to 100' for Game 3 vs. Jazz

    After leading his team to a 116-108 victory over the Utah Jazz in Game 1, Oklahoma City Thunder star Paul George found himself as questionable for Game 2 because of a hip injury suffered during a fall on the court on Sunday...

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  2. James Harden Struggles, but Rockets Take 2-0 Series Lead vs. Timberwolves

    After escaping Game 1 against the Minnesota Timberwolves with a narrow three-point win, the Houston Rockets rolled in Wednesday's Game 2 at Toyota Center and seized control of their first-round playoff series with a 102-82 victory...

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  3. Wednesday NBA Roundup: LeBron's Big Night Both Encouraging, Concerning for Cavs

    Adjustments are always the story on a night full of Game 2s in the NBA playoffs. Could the Cleveland Cavaliers recover from a dispiriting home loss to the Indiana Pacers? How many ...

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  4. Russell Westbrook: Thunder Have to 'Be Aggressive' After Loss vs. Jazz

    Russell Westbrook , Paul George and Carmelo Anthony missed all 14 of their shots in the fourth quarter of Wednesday's Game 2 loss to the Utah Jazz . To the surprise of no one, Westbrook is not fazed...

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  5. LeBron James on 46-Point Outburst vs. Pacers: 'I Was in a Really Good Rhythm'

    LeBron James let the Indiana Pacers know he meant business right out of the gates Wednesday and finished with 46 points, 12 rebounds and five assists in the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 100-97 victory...

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  6. Quin Snyder After Jazz Beat Thunder in Game 2: Team's Strength Is 'Our Team'

    When asked what he considers to be the strength of the Utah Jazz , head coach Quin Snyder could have said many things. Rudy Gobert's defense? Sure. Donovan Mitchell's prolific scoring? Absolutely...

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  7. Donovan Mitchell Outduels Russell Westbrook as Jazz Even Series with Thunder

    The Utah Jazz stole home-court advantage from the Oklahoma City Thunder after pulling out a 102-95 victory in Game 2 of their first-round series Wednesday. After losing 116-108 in Game 1, Utah came out eager to even the series...

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  8. Knicks HC Rumors: New York to Interview Kenny Smith for Vacancy

    Kenny Smith is reportedly a candidate to become the New York Knicks ' next head coach. According to an ESPN.com article, a source told Stephen A. Smith the Knicks will interview the TNT analyst for the position Friday...

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  9. Kevin Love Thumb Injury Diagnosed as Torn Ligament; Will Be Ready for Game 3

    Cleveland Cavaliers center Kevin Love suffered a partially torn ligament in his thumb in Wednesday's game against the Indiana Pacers , per Dave McMenamin of ESPN, but he is not expected to miss any time as a result...

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  10. LeBron James Erupts for 46 as Cavaliers Sneak by Pacers to Even Series 1-1

    The three-time defending Eastern Conference champions weren't going to fade quietly into the night in the first round of the 2018 NBA playoffs, especially with LeBron James leading the way...

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  11. Gregg Popovich's Wife, Erin, Dies After Extended Illness

    Erin Popovich, the wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich , died Wednesday, the team announced in a statement. "We mourn the loss of Erin," Spurs general manager RC Buford said in a statement provided to Bleacher Report...

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  12. LeBron James Sets Cavs Playoff Franchise Record with 12 Made FGs in 1st Half

    Playing in his 15th NBA season, LeBron James continues to find ways to break records. After seeing his 21-game first-round winning streak snapped in Game 1 against the Indiana ...

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  13. Twitter Erupts After LeBron James Torches Pacers for 20 1st-Quarter Points

    After not taking a shot in the first 10 minutes of Sunday's Game 1 loss against the Indiana Pacers , LeBron James exploded with 20 of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 33 first-quarter points in Game 2...

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  14. Terry Rozier, Thon Maker Double Technical in Game 2 Reportedly Rescinded

    The NBA has rescinded the double technicals given to Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier and Milwaukee Bucks center Thon Maker that came as a result of their exchanging of words in the fourth quarter of Tuesday's Game 2 matchup...

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  15. Ranking the Top 10 Buzzer-Beaters in NBA Playoff History

    Champions are remembered forever, but game-winning shots aren't soon forgotten, either. That's why some of the most memorable moments in NBA postseason history are buzzer-beaters...

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  16. Joel Embiid Listed as Doubtful to Play in Game 3 vs. Heat Because of Eye Injury

    Joel Embiid is apparently not done being "babied." The Philadelphia 76ers listed their All-Star center as doubtful for Thursday's Game 3 matchup against the Miami Heat as he continues to recover from an orbital bone fracture in his left eye...

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  17. Brett Brown 'Neutral' on Joel Embiid's Status to Return from Injury for Game 3

    Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown isn't committing one way or the other on Joel Embiid 's status for Game 3 of the Sixers' Eastern Conference playoff series against the Miami Heat on Thursday...

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  18. Donovan Mitchell Will Start Game 2 vs. Thunder Despite Foot Injury

    Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell was a game-time decision because of a foot injury for Game 2 of Utah's Western Conference playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday...

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  19. Ex-Louisville Recruit Brian Bowen to Enter NBA Draft If Ruled Ineligible by NCAA

    Former Louisville recruit Brian Bowen , who has since enrolled at South Carolina, will declare for the 2018 NBA draft if the NCAA rules him ineligible to play...

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  20. Even the Greatest NBA Stars, Like Lebron & Kobe, Suffer from #DunkFails

    Huge dunks usually dominate NBA highlight reels, but things don't always go according to plan. Which NBA stars have ended up missing embarrassing dunks? Watch above to see the best of the NBA's #DunkFails...

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  21. Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Spurs Signaling They Won't Part with Star

    Despite a potential rift in their relationship, the San Antonio Spurs are reportedly not giving any indication they will trade Kawhi Leonard ...

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  22. Joel Embiid Travels with 76ers After Post Requesting Not to Be 'F--King Babied'

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is traveling with the team to Miami ahead of Thursday's Game 3 matchup against the Heat , according to John Clark of NBC Sports Philadelphia: ...

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  23. LeBron James: Cavaliers' Roster Shake-Up Hurt Team's Preparation for Playoffs

    Coming off a blowout loss to the Indiana Pacers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals, LeBron James thinks the Cleveland Cavaliers ' roster changes during the season hurt their ability to get ready for the postseason...

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  24. Lakers News: Rob Pelinka Says LA Had 'Comfort in the Banners' During Struggles

    Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka said the organization got away from innovation and took "comfort in the banners" during its extended rebuilding process...

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  25. Celtics News: Gordon Hayward 'A Long, Long, Long Way Away,' Says Brad Stevens

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens confirmed that star Gordon Hayward won't be returning to the court anytime soon. "He's still a long, long, long way away," Stevens said Tuesday, per Matthew VanTryon of the Indianapolis Star ...

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