1. ROY Candidate Donovan Mitchell Could Unleash the Fury vs. OKC Thunder

    From July 4, 2017, when Gordon Hayward announced he would be a Boston Celtic, forecasts for the Utah Jazz were bleak. Without Gordon, the Jazz were short a playmaker and an identity...

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  2. NBA Playoffs 2018: Schedule, Game Times and Predictions for 1st-Round Bracket

    Eight teams will complete the NBA postseason's playoff unveiling on Sunday. LeBron James will look to continue his first-round dominance while Chris Paul and James Harden take the first step toward shattering unflattering playoff narratives...

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  3. Anthony Davis Drops 35 as Pelicans Hang On to Beat Trail Blazers in Game 1

    Anthony Davis scored 35 points, Jrue Holiday added 21 and the New Orleans Pelicans earned a 97-95 win over the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals Saturday night at Moda Center...

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  4. Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Clippers Preparing Package for Spurs Star

    After trading away Blake Griffin this past season, the Los Angeles Clippers could be in the market for another face of the franchise this summer...

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  5. LeBron James Commences 'Zero Dark 30-23 Mode' with Martin Luther King Jr. Quote

    The NBA postseason has begun, and that means one thing: Zero Dark Thirty-23 Mode has been activated...

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  6. Ben Simmons, 76ers Rout Heat in Game 1 as Joel Embiid Sits with Facial Injury

    J.J. Redick scored 28 points and Ben Simmons posted a near triple-double (17 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds) as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Miami Heat 130-103 ...

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  7. Gregg Popovich Says Spurs Looked Like Deer in Headlights in Game 1 vs. Warriors

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich said he thought his team looked like "deer in headlights" during their 113-92 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals on Saturday afternoon...

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  8. Joel Embiid Says There's a 'Pretty Good Chance' He Plays in Game 2 or 3 vs. Heat

    The Philadelphia 76ers may have opened their postseason without Joel Embiid , but they may not be without their All-Star center for much longer...

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  9. DeMar DeRozan, Raptors Use Balanced Scoring to Beat John Wall, Wizards in Game 1

    Serge Ibaka posted 23 points and 12 rebounds and DeMar DeRozan added 17 points as the Toronto Raptors held off the Washington Wizards 114-106 in Game 1 of their first-round NBA postseason series at the Air Canada Centre on Saturday...

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  10. Metta World Peace Tweets That He'd Love to Be the New York Knicks' Head Coach

    The man formerly known as Ron Artest is interested in rejoining the New York Knicks . No, not as a player—as a coach. New York fired Jeff Hornacek on Thursday after he went 60-104 in two seasons as coach...

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  11. Mo Bamba Working Out, Watching Film with Joel Embiid Before 2018 NBA Draft

    Former Texas center Mo Bamba has a new mentor, and his name is Joel Embiid . According to The Ringer's John Gonzalez , Bamba was at Wells Fargo Center for Game 1 of the Philadelphia ...

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  12. Knicks HC Rumors: New York Has Reached Out to Mark Jackson, Jeff Van Gundy

    The New York Knicks reportedly made contact with representatives for both Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy about their head coaching vacancy...

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  13. Draymond Green: Warriors Know What They're Capable of Without Stephen Curry

    After the Golden State Warriors beat the San Antonio Spurs 113-92 in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series Saturday, Dubs forward Draymond Green addressed the team's prospects without guard Stephen Curry ...

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  14. Drake Wears Humboldt Broncos Jersey to Raptors-Wizards Game 1

    Drake showed up in his customary courtside seat at Air Canada Centre for Game 1 of the Toronto Raptors ' first-round playoff series against the Washington Wizards on Saturday donning a Humboldt Broncos jersey...

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  15. Wizards vs. Raptors Playoff Game 1 Delayed by Leak in Roof, Moisture on Court

    A leaky roof caused a brief delay prior to the start of Game 1 of the first-round playoff series between the No. 8 Washington Wizards and No. 1 Toronto Raptors on Saturday...

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  16. Backstreet Boys to NSYNC's Basketball Challenge: We'll Beat Them 2-on-5

    Brian Littrell said Saturday that the Backstreet Boys would make easy work of NSYNC in a basketball game...

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  17. Kevin Durant, Warriors Win Game 1 vs. Spurs; Stephen Curry Out Due to Injury

    Klay Thompson scored 27 points and Kevin Durant added 24 as the Golden State Warriors never trailed in a 113-92 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 1 of their first-round NBA playoff series at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California...

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  18. Russell Westbrook: Brian Davis' Comment Isn't OK, but It's Time to Move On

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook told reporters Saturday that while he was disappointed by play-by-play announcer Brian Davis' word choice during a broadcast ...

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  19. LeBron James on Playoff Mentality: 'Go Out and Try to Dominate'

    LeBron James is sticking with a familiar mission statement in advance of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' first-round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers ...

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  20. Joel Embiid Appears to Predict 76ers' Road to NBA Championship in Instagram Post

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid seemingly offered a prediction Saturday on Twitter regarding how the Sixers will fare in the NBA playoffs...

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  21. Andre Iguodala Starts at PG in Game 1 of Warriors-Spurs with Stephen Curry Out

    With Stephen Curry sidelined by an MCL sprain, Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr has inserted Andre Iguodala into the starting lineup at point guard...

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  22. NBA Draft: Grading the Top Prospects from the Nike Hoop Summit

    NBA scouts and executives traveled to Portland, Ore. on Friday night for the annual Nike Hoop Summit that features basketball's top prospects eligible for the 2019 and 2020 drafts...

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  23. Kristaps Porzingis: 'We Have to Trust' Knicks Front Office During HC Search

    New York Knicks star forward Kristaps Porzingis said Saturday that he does not intend to influence the team's head coaching search. According to ESPN...

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  24. NBA Playoffs 2018: Schedule Guide, Standings and Predictions for Round 1 Results

    The NBA 's 82-game marathon is over. Now, the four-round distance run begins. The postseason—in some eyes, the real season—runs rampant with compelling storylines ...

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  25. Paul George on Stopping Donovan Mitchell: 'Y'all Ain't Met Playoff P Yet, Huh?'

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George expressed confidence ahead of his expected matchup with Utah Jazz rookie sensation Donovan Mitchell in the first round of the 2018 NBA playoffs...

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