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dimemag.com Updated Apr 30, 2013
The Golden State Warriors came into the playoffs with little expectations. They nearly lost their No. 6 seed to the Houston Rockets before finishing at 47-35 (and amazingly, Houston dropped back down to No. 8). They finished 3-3 in their last six games,…Upvote Share Tweet
The Westbrook Injury Makes OKC’s James Harden Trade More Interesting Than Everdimemag.com Apr 30, 2013Bringing up the argument of who won the James Harden trade is almost as pointless as the best rapper debate at your local barbershop. There’ll always be one or two guys who co-sign your stand, and there’ll always be a handful who think you’re out ofUpvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 30, 2013Houston Rockets forward Chandler Parsons had a lot going through his mind just after the buzzer sounded late Monday night - processing that he'd just put up playoff career highs of 27 points, 10 points and eight rebounds against the No. 1-seeded OklahomUpvote Share Tweet
Serge Ibaka misses potential game-tying putback at buzzer, Rockets hold on, force Game 5 (Video)yahoo.com Apr 30, 2013After leading by as many as 13 points late in the second quarter only to once again cough up an early advantage in this series and trail by as many as 13 late in the third quarter, the Oklahoma City Thunder had a chance to force overtime against the fig…Upvote Share TweetPut away the brooms, Oklahoma City. With a tepid offense and no answer for Chandler Parsons, the Thunder fell 105-103 and failed to finish off the Rockets, writes Ben Golliver.Upvote Share Tweet
Josh Smith’s Love/Hate Relationship With Atlanta Goes To Another Level; Metta World Peace Calls Out Charles Barkleydimemag.com Apr 30, 2013The complex layers of the relationship between Josh Smith, Atlanta fans and NBA fans at large run deep, and they’ve been there throughout his entire career. Not quite an All-Star. Incredible all-around talent. Not a jump shooter. But he can make them. NUpvote Share Tweet
2013 NBA playoffs: Golden State Warriors aren't ready to close things out …Apr 30The young Warriors aren't quite ready to close out a series on the road, writes J.A. Adande.
Seattle-based group still wants to purchase Sacramento KingsApr 30Seattle apparently is not giving up its fight to get the Sacramento Kings.