1. John Wall Had His 30th Game This Season with 20+ Points and 10+ Assists

    Fact: John Wall had 20 points and 14 assists in the Wizards ' 103-99 win over the Hawks on Wednesday night, his 30th such game this season with 20 or more points and 10 or more assists...

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  2. Los Angeles Clippers Now 1-11 in Game 5 When Series Tied 2-2

    Fact: The Los Angeles Clippers lost 96-92 to the Utah Jazz on Tuesday night, bringing their playoff record to 1-11 all time in Game 5 if the series is tied 2-2...

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  3. Warriors Complete 3rd Sweep in a Best-of-7 Series in Franchise History

    Fact: The Warriors swept the Blazers on Monday night with a 128-103 victory, their third sweep in a best-of-seven series in franchise history (1975 NBA Finals versus the Washington ...

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  4. LeBron James Has Won 21 Consecutive 1st-Round Games, Includes 5 Straight Sweeps

    Fact: The Cleveland Cavaliers swept the Indiana Pacers with a 106-102 victory on Sunday. Teams led by LeBron James have won 21 consecutive first-round games and swept each of their past five first-round series...

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  5. Marc Gasol Makes Grizzlies History with Game-Winning Shot vs. Spurs in Game 4

    Fact: Marc Gasol hit the game-winner in the Memphis Grizzlies' 110-108 overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night. His shot was the first go-ahead field goal with under 10 seconds left in Memphis postseason history...

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  6. Isaiah Thomas Had More Assists in Game 3 Than in Games 1 and 2 Combined

    Fact: In the first two games of the Chicago Bulls - Boston Celtics NBA playoff series, Isaiah Thomas had a total of eight assists. In Boston's 104-87 win over Chicago on Friday night, Thomas had nine...

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  7. Russell Westbrook Sets NBA Record for Most Points in a Postseason Triple-Double

    Fact: Russell Westbrook had 51 points, 13 assists and 10 rebounds in the Oklahoma City Thunder's 115-111 loss to the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night, scoring the most points ever in a triple-double in postseason history...

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  8. Bulls Became Second No. 8 Seed to Go Up 2-0 on a No. 1 Seed in Playoff History

    Fact: The Bulls beat the Celtics 111-97 on Tuesday night, giving them a 2-0 series lead. They became just the second No. 8 seed to go up 2-0 on a No. 1 seed in playoff history, joining the 1992-93 Lakers ...

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  9. Kyrie Irving Moves into 2nd Place All Time on Cavaliers' Postseason Points List

    Fact: Kyrie Irving scored 37 points in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 117-111 win over the Indiana Pacers on Monday night, passing Mark Price (818 points) for the second-most postseason points in franchise history...

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  10. Celtics Become 6th No. 1 Seed Since 2003 to Lose Game 1 to No. 8 Seed

    Fact: The Boston Celtics lost to the Chicago Bulls 106-102 on Sunday night. No. 1 seeds to lose Game 1 at home have a 3-2 series record since series expanded to a best-of-seven ...

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  11. Raptors Are 1-11 in Game 1s in Franchise History, Including 0-9 in Opening Round

    Fact: The Toronto Raptors lost to the Milwaukee Bucks 97-83 in Game 1 of the opening round of the NBA playoffs Saturday. They are 1-11 in Game 1s in franchise history, including 0-9 in the opening round...

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  12. Cleveland Has Swept Its Opponents in the 1st Round Last 2 Postseasons

    Fact: The Cavaliers and Pacers open up the NBA playoffs on Saturday afternoon. Cleveland has swept its opponent in the opening round in each of the last two postseasons...

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  13. Mets Star Yoenis Cespedes Notches 2nd Multi-HR Game of 2017 Season

    Fact: Yoenis Cespedes hit two home runs in the Mets' 9-8 win over the Marlins on Thursday night, his second game this season with multiple home runs. Last season, Cespedes only had one such game...

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  14. Giannis Antetokounmpo Is 5th Player to Lead Team in Pts, Reb, Ast, Stl & Blks

    Fact: Giannis Antetokounmpo finished the season leading the Bucks in points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks...

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  15. Karl-Anthony Towns Passes Kevin Love for Most Points in a Single Season

    Fact: Karl-Anthony Towns had 26 points for the Timberwolves on Tuesday night, passing Kevin Love for the most points scored in a single season in franchise history. Towns has 2,033 points this season...

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  16. Brook Lopez Became Brooklyn's All-Time Leading Scorer

    Fact: Brook Lopez had 25 points for the Nets on Monday night, surpassing Buck Williams to become Brooklyn's all-time leading scorer with 10,444 points...

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  17. Russell Westbrook Sets NBA Record with 42nd Triple-Double in 2016-17

    Fact: Russell Westbrook recorded his 42nd triple-double (50 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists) of the season in the Oklahoma City Thunder's 106-105 win over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night, setting a single-season record for triple-doubles...

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  18. Damian Lillard Scores 59 Points to Set Franchise and Career High

    Fact: Damian Lillard scored a career-high 59 points in the Portland Trail Blazers ' 101-86 win over the Utah Jazz on Saturday night, setting a Blazers franchise record...

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  19. Russell Westbrook Becomes 2nd Player in NBA History to Average a Triple-Double

    Fact: Russell Westbrook had eight assists despite the Thunder's 120-99 loss to the Suns on Friday night...

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  20. Russell Westbrook Scores 40-Plus Points for 17th Time in 2016-17 Season

    Fact: Russell Westbrook had 45 points in the Oklahoma City Thunder's 103-100 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, his 17th game this season with 40 or more points...

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  21. Russ Ties the Big O for Most Triple-Doubles in a Single Season in NBA History

    Fact: Russell Westbrook had 12 points, 13 assists and 13 rebounds in the Thunder's 110-79 win over the Bucks on Tuesday, tying Oscar Robertson for most triple-doubles (41) in a single season in NBA history...

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  22. North Carolina Becomes 1st School to Win Men's Title in 4 Consecutive Decades

    Fact: North Carolina beat Gonzaga 71-65 in the national championship on Monday night, becoming the first school to win a Division I men’s basketball title in four consecutive decades (1982, 1993, 2005, 2009 and 2017)...

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  23. Bumgarner Becomes 1st Pitcher in MLB History to Hit Multiple HRs on Opening Day

    Fact: Madison Bumgarner hit two home runs despite the Giants' 6-5 loss to the Diamondbacks on Sunday afternoon, becoming the first pitcher in MLB history to hit multiple home runs on Opening Day...

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  24. Gonzaga Advanced to First NCAA Championship Game in School History

    Fact: Gonzaga beat South Carolina 77-73 on Saturday night, advancing to its first NCAA championship game in school history...

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  25. UConn Women's Basketball Lost to Mississippi State to End 111-Game Win Streak

    Fact: The University of Connecticut women's basketball team lost to Mississippi State 66-64 on Friday, snapping their 111-game winning streak, which is the longest streak in D-I basketball history...

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