1. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: Latest Expert Predictions for Entire First Round

    The 2012 NBA Draft will take place on June 28 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., and there are quite a few prizes out there for the lottery teams drafting early...

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  2. NBA Playoffs 2012: Superstars Who Will Define the Postseason

    The 2012 NBA Playoffs are off and running, and although it has only been three days, we've already seen some series-defining moments from some of the game’s biggest stars...

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  3. LA Lakers Playoff Schedule: Kobe Bryant Has Toughest NBA Finals Path of Career

    For Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers , only 15 wins separates them from another NBA championship after a dominating Game 1 performance against the Denver Nuggets ...

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  4. LeBron James: How a True Killer Mentality Will Lead Him to an NBA Title

    Miami Heat superstar LeBron James has been criticized for a lot throughout the course of the past couple of seasons, mostly for his performance in last season's NBA Finals and ...

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  5. 2012 NBA Free Agents: Predicting Who Will Overpay for Deron Williams

    When the NBA postseason comes to a close and a new champion is crowned, all eyes will turn to the offseason and free agency, or what I like to call the summer of Deron Williams ...

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  6. Carmelo Anthony Must Elevate Scoring and Leadership to Help Knicks Avoid Sweep

    The last time the New York Knicks won a playoff game, Carmelo Anthony was in high school. It has been 11 years and 11 consecutive playoff losses since this once-proud franchise has seen even a glimpse of postseason success...

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  7. NBA Playoffs 2012: L.A. Lakers Are NBA Title Favorites After First Weekend

    After a fast and furious weekend of NBA playoff basketball, the basketball fan was treated to some exciting moments and a handful of good games. But one team in particular stepped things up and made a statement with their dominant play...

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  8. 2012 NBA Playoff Predictions: Dirk Nowitzki and Stars Who Will Fail in Round 1

    The 2012 NBA playoffs are off and running, and after only two days, we've been treated to some great moments already. Yet as the first round progresses, we will get a clearer picture of who will advance through Round 1...

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  9. Jeremy Lin: Game 4 Return Would Boost Ailing Knicks Against Heat

    New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin has long been targeting a second-round playoff return following knee surgery...

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  10. NBA Playoffs 2012: Luol Deng and Stars Who Must Raise Games

    It's been only one game into the 2012 NBA Playoffs and we've not only seen some great action, but we've already seen some potentially series-altering moments that could affect the outcome of plenty of first-round series...

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  11. Suspending Boston Celtics Guard Rajon Rondo Would Be Black Eye on NBA Playoffs

    The Boston Celtics lost Game 1 of their playoff series to the Atlanta Hawks , but it's what they could have potentially lost for Game 2 that could be devastating, and that's All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo ...

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  12. NBA Lottery 2012: Breaking Down Which Team Needs Anthony Davis the Most

    When the 2012 NBA Draft rolls around in June, one lucky team is going to be in position to grab Kentucky's Anthony Davis. Davis is the clear-cut No. 1 player on the board and is certain to go with the top pick overall in the 2012 NBA Draft ...

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  13. NBA Playoff Bracket: Your Definitive Matchup Guide to the Postseason

    The NBA regular season came to a close Thursday night. In the blink of an eye, the postseason begins on Saturday with four matchups, followed by another slate of four games to be played on Sunday...

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  14. 2012 NBA Playoff Predictions: Blake Griffin Will Cause First Round Exit for LAC

    Blake Griffin and the Los Angeles Clippers are in rare territory—the NBA Playoffs. For the first time since the 2005-06 season, and only the fifth time since the 1976-77 ...

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  15. NBA Playoffs 2012: Why a Rested Kobe Bryant Will Lead Lakers to NBA Title

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant made a big decision Thursday night to sit out the regular season finale against the Sacramento Kings , handing the league's scoring title to Oklahoma City's Kevin Durant in the process...

    Matt Shetler Written by Matt Shetler about over 2 years ago 3,470 reads 73 comments

  16. 2012 NBA Mock Draft: First Mock Post-Regular Season

    With the NBA regular season in the books, it’s not too soon to focus on the 2012 NBA draft in June. The standings are final; the only thing left up in the air is how the lottery will affect the positioning of the Top 14 teams...

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  17. 2012 NBA Free Agents: Ranking Top 10 Players at Every Position

    Now that the 2012 NBA regular season has come to an end and the postseason is set to begin on Saturday, it's not too early to start looking ahead at this summer's free agent class...

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  18. NBA Playoffs 2012 TV Schedule: Best Games to Watch on Opening Weekend

    This weekend is a big one for the NBA fan as the 2012 postseason gets underway with a huge slate of eight televised games between Saturday and Sunday. Through a press release from the NBA, via Iamagm ...

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  19. Kobe Bryant Doesn't Need Scoring Title to Be True Superstar

    There would have been a lot on the line for Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant Thursday night in what otherwise amounts to a meaningless game against the Sacramento Kings ...

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  20. NBA Playoffs Bracket 2012: Utah Jazz and 5 Teams Ready to Play Spoiler

    Looking at the potential 2012 NBA playoff bracket, the higher seeds are clearly the class of the league, meaning there might not be many upsets on the horizon when the postseason kicks off on Saturday...

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  21. NBA Playoff Schedule 2012: Day-by-Day Game Times and Most Likely Matchups

    The 2012 NBA Playoffs are set to tip off this weekend with a full set off four games on each Saturday and Sunday, which promises to be a fiesta of basketball for the NBA fan. According to an NBA press release, via Iamagm ...

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  22. NBA Playoffs 2012: J.R. Smith and Players Who Must Explode in the Postseason

    When looking at the upcoming 2012 NBA playoffs, each team has one or two players that must have huge performances for their respective squads to make a title run...

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  23. NBA Playoff Schedule 2012: Most Intriguing Matchups in the First Round

    As the 2012 NBA playoffs get set to tip off on Saturday, there's more than one potential first-round series that, at least on paper, is very intriguing...

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  24. NBA Lottery 2012: Best Possible Pick for Every Non-Playoff Team

    Now that the NBA playoffs are set in stone, we know exactly which teams are headed for the NBA lottery. While we don't know the exact order of the picks for the upcoming NBA draft in June, we do know who will be there...

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  25. NBA Playoffs 2012: Breaking Down Every Opening-Round Series

    The beginning of the NBA playoffs is Saturday, and every matchup is fascinating in its own way. The playoff picture came into focus Thursday night as the Grizzlies, Nuggets and ...

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