1. As Andre Drummond Fine-Tunes Game, Pistons Pursue Long-Term Extension

    Stan Van Gundy coached Dwight Howard in Orlando but isn't fond of making comparisons between the young center he coached then and the one he coaches today, Detroit 's Andre Drummond...

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  2. Derrick Rose Takes Blame for Chicago Bulls' Game 4 Loss to Milwaukee Bucks

    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose took the blame for the team's 92-90 loss at the buzzer to the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals on Saturday night...

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  3. Sagging Toronto Raptors Need to Question the Tenor of Their Offence Too

    Be it with his rotations, schemes or words, Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey has been consistent this season. You might not agree with any of it, but there has been no veering off message, no wild deviations from what he has done in the past...

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  4. Mavericks Must Do One Thing to Avoid Being Swept by Rockets

    Seven months, 93 games of pre-, regular- and postseason basketball, a handful of crises and injuries, countless practices and it all comes down to this for the Mavericks ...

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  5. ASK IRA: Is Next Season Spoelstra's Turn to Become Most-Improved Coach?

    Will Erik Spoelstra be next season's Mike Budenholzer? The Hawks ' record last season was comparable to the Heat 's this year. Bud formed a new identity for the team with Coach of the Year results...

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  6. Monty Williams: 'I Don't Want My Wife and Kids' Hearing Boos from Pelicans Fans

    New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams continued to express appreciation for the franchise's fans at the end of the season despite hearing boos during introductions at the two home playoff games...

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  7. Game 4 Postgame Recap: Warriors 109, Pelicans 98

    As the final seconds ticked away on New Orleans ' 2014-15 season, thousands of white-clad Pelicans fans stood and applauded Saturday...

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  8. Anthony Davis Will Be Back and Better in Future NBA Playoffs

    Anthony Davis needed this. He needed to see what playoff basketball was all about. More important, he needed to see what it took to succeed in the postseason...

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  9. Thompson: Favorites Role Fits Warriors

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  10. Watch Stephen Curry Drop 39 on Pelicans as Warriors Close out Series

    Following up the shot of the playoffs, Stephen Curry did not let up on the Pelicans. Curry had 39 points in the close out the game as Golden State beat New Orleans 109-95. The Warriors swept the sereis...

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  11. How Warriors Gained with Fearsome Brow on Curry

    Anthony Davis cooked Golden State's defense and offense for much of this series, or so it seemed. The young superstar was great -- averaging 31.5 points, 8.5 boards, 3.0 blocks. Not only was he statistically productive, but he was defensively disruptive..

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  12. LaMarcus Aldridge Flew Back to Portland After Game 2 Loss

    LaMarcus Aldridge will be an unrestricted free agent this summer, and although it was believed for much of the season that he'd simply re-sign with the Blazers, there have been recent rumblings that he may seriously consider playing somewhere else...

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  13. Memphis Grizzlies Lead Wire to Wire, Go Up 3-0 on Portland Trail Blazers

    The Grizzlies never trailed in a 115-109 win Saturday over the Trail Blazers to take a 3-0 series lead, but lost Mike Conley with a facial injury in the third quarter. He was hospitalized for further evaluation...

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  14. Grizzlies Win Game 3 115-109, but Conley Injured

    Jeff Green dribbled into the lane and got within three feet of the basket when three defenders swiped at the basketball late in the third quarter...

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  15. Bears Remain Bad News for Blazers

    The simple, white poster was taped to the wall along the path the Portland Trail Blazers take from their locker room to the court at Moda Center...

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  16. Memphis Grizzlies Go to Another Backup Plan Against Blazers, and It Works, Too

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  17. Swept but Still Striving, Anthony Davis and the Pelicans Have Arrived

    Two hours before tipoff in downtown New Orleans , a twenty-something Uber driver tapped the requested destination into his iPhone app and reflexively asked, “So, what's going ...

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  18. League Executive: Word Is Sixers Want D'Angelo Russell

    The thought around the NBA is that the 76ers hope to select D'Angelo Russell in the NBA draft, according to a league executive...

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  19. Grizzlies Hold off Blazers Rally to Win 115-109, Go Up 3-0

    Stung by the loss of point guard Mike Conley , the Grizzlies gritted out their latest victory over the Trail Blazers ...

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  20. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Landing Spots for Top Prospects, Rookie of Year Predictions

    Let the Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors and the rest of the NBA playoff teams have their fun this season...

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  21. Grizzlies vs. Trail Blazers: Game 3 Video Highlights from 2015 NBA Playoffs

    The Memphis Grizzlies looked to take a commanding series lead over the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 3 of their playoff series on Saturday night...

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  22. Daily Fantasy Basketball 2015: DraftKings Strategy Changes for NBA Playoffs

    Fantasy sports used to end when the sport's regular season did. Daily fantasy sports have changed that. In fact, not only does it extend the action, it can make it better—and more profitable—too...

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  23. NBA Playoffs 2015: Predicting Final Scores and Results for Sunday's Schedule

    Judgment day. For the Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors and Dallas Mavericks, that’s what Sunday is...

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  24. Daily Fantasy Basketball 2015: Best NBA DFS DraftKings Lineup for April 26

    If you don't take James Harden ($10,900) and Dwight Howard ($7,800) in your DraftKings lineup Sunday, you'll be missing out on huge chunks of fantasy points...

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  25. How a Generation of Aussie Ballers Established Themselves in the NBA

    San Antonio Spurs guard Patty Mills does not spend time idly. He does things with a purpose, and when no purpose readily presents itself, he gets a little antsy...

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