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The Hawks upset the Pacers in Indiana yesterday, becoming the third road team with a win on the first day of the 2014 NBA Playoffs. Point guard Jeff Teague and his 28 points were a large reason why the Hawks throttled Indiana so brilliantly in their Gam…Upvote Share Tweet
CNNSI.com Apr 19 (yesterday)Jeff Teague torched Indiana for 28 points as Atlanta stunned the Pacers, 101-93 to take Game 1.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 19 (yesterday)As you’d expect, the Indiana Pacers put on a brave face and consistent tone following they're somewhat shocking 101-93 defeat on Saturday night, a professional reaction following a disappointing home loss in the first game of their opening-round playoff…Upvote Share Tweet
Noted Rim Protector, Kyle Korver, Swats Roy Hibbertdimemag.com Apr 19 (yesterday)No one will ever accuse Kyle Korver of being a rim protector. That was obviously a joke. But the 6-7 Creighton grad isn’t just a three-point specialist. Well, he is, and he does it better than anyone else in the league, but he showed some defensive tena…Upvote Share Tweet
Ten Before Tip: NBA playoff news from Saturdaynba.com Apr 19 (yesterday)? On paper, two-time All-Star Roy Hibbert vs. 31-year-old Macedonian rookie Pero Antic in tonight's Hawks-Pacers playoff opener should be a mismatch at center and it has been -- but not in the Pacers' favor. In the two games Antic played against Indiana…Upvote Share Tweet
LIVE: Pacers take on HawksCNNSI.com Apr 19 (yesterday)The Pacers are looking to bounce back from a bad end to their regular season as they begin their series with the Hawks.Upvote Share Tweet
8 Keys To Watch For In The NBA Playoffs This Weekenddimemag.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)The NBA postseason is upon us and it should be a great one. The Western Conference has three can’t-miss first-round series, while the elite teams in the East look to get by some of the new faces in the playoffs. For teams like San Antonio, Miami, Oklaho…Upvote Share Tweet
Roy Hibbert Admits He Was Wrong To Call Out His Teammates In The Mediadimemag.com Apr 18 (2 days ago)The Pacers went 10-12 in their final 22 games of the 2013-14 NBA season. Still, after starting the season red hot, they had built enough of a buffer to clinch the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference, thereby solidifying home-court for what looks to be …Upvote Share TweetTop-seeded Indiana won't have Andrew Bynum for its first-round series against Atlanta.Upvote Share TweetThe playoffs begin on Saturday, thankfully, which means it’s that lovely time of spring (and it is spring, right? It’s not going to snow again, is it?) when the minds behind Ball Don’t Lie to offer you their thoughts on the upcoming pairings in the firs…Upvote Share Tweet
Jeff Van Gundy: This team will win the '14 FinalsCNNSI.com Apr 17 (3 days ago)Jeff Van Gundy predicts the Houston Rockets will emerge from the Western Conference and win the 2014 NBA Finals.Upvote Share Tweet
Pacing resting three starters vs. Magicnba.com Apr 16 (4 days ago)Pacers coach Frank Vogel says he is resting starters Paul George, David West and Lance Stephenson in their regular season finale against the Magic.Upvote Share Tweet
Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Wednesdaynba.com Apr 16 (4 days ago)? With their playoff seed set, the Warriors are resting many of their top players. Steph Curry, Andre Iguodala,David Lee and center Jermaine O'Neal won't play and forward Draymond Green will likely not play. Even with those players sitting, coach Mark J…Upvote Share Tweet
No. 1-seeded Pacers to rest three starters in season finalenba.com Apr 15 (5 days ago)The Indiana Pacers plan to rest three starters for Wednesday night's regular-season finale at Orlando now that they are the top seed in the Eastern Conference.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Apr 14 (6 days ago)The Miami Heat opted for rest for LeBron James and Chris Bosh over the pursuit of the Eastern Conference's top seed, and the Washington Wizards capitalized in a 114-93 breeze of a game Monday night that clinched the No. 1 seed for the Indiana Pacers.Upvote Share TweetThe Pacers' biggest win so far this season came Monday -- off the court.Upvote Share Tweet
Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Playsdimemag.com Apr 14 (6 days ago)Finally, at long last, the real season begins. But that doesn’t mean we can’t stop, look back, and appreciate the highlights and events that captivated us and stole our attention during the 2013-14 season. We’ve been treated to some great games, as rece…Upvote Share Tweet
5 Important Races Entering The 2014 NBA Playoffsdimemag.com Apr 14 (6 days ago)We’re still recovering from a fever dream we had after peeking at a hypothetical Conference-free playoff structure for the playoffs this year. But even with the Conference separation in place, there are plenty of questions as we come up on the final thr…Upvote Share Tweet
Nuggets coach Shaw optimistic after disappointing debutCNNSI.com Apr 14 (6 days ago)Criticized amid a year of upheaval in Denver, first-year coach Brian Shaw has learned plenty of lessons.Upvote Share Tweet
NBA playoff picture update: Blazers' home-court hopes still alive, Mavs and Hawks are in, Pacers back atop Eastyahoo.com Apr 14 (7 days ago)If you're anything like me and Detroit Pistons rookie Peyton Siva, when it gets this late in the season, you come out of the weekend like: So let's get caught up on how the weekend that just passed reshaped the playoff picture, which is mere days away f…Upvote Share Tweet
Russell Westbrook Goal Tends Consecutive Shots After Whistle & Fallsdimemag.com Apr 13Kevin Garnett was the first player to popularize the post whistle goaltend in an effort to prevent an opposing shooter from finding his shooting rhythm by shooting during a dead ball situation. Since then, it’s become commonplace around the Association,…Upvote Share Tweet
Back On Top: Behind Lance Stephenson's triple-double, the Pace…CNNSI.com Apr 13Behind Lance Stephenson's triple-double, the Pacers topped the Thunder to keep the inside track on the East's No. 1 seed.Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Apr 13Pacers forward David West has eight points at halftime in Thunder-Pacers. One fan showed her support in the form of a butt slap. We'll see if he lights it up in the second half, now.Read more...Upvote Share TweetPacers coach Frank Vogel said Sunday that he will use his regular starters Sunday against Oklahoma City.Upvote Share Tweet
What's Wrong With Pacers?Apr 19George Karl breaks down the Pacers' struggles in a 101-93 Game 1 loss to the Hawks.
Hawks Shock Pacers In Game 1Apr 19Jeff Teague and Paul Millsap combined for 53 points as the Hawks took down the Pacers 101-93 in Game 1.
Teague's Crossover Stuns TurnerApr 19Hawks guard Jeff Teague puts an impressive step-back crossover move on Pacers guard Evan Turner.
Lance Stephenson makes the 3Apr 19Lance Stephenson makes the 3 at buzzer
2014 NBA Playoffs: Thunder strike firstApr 19As a part of a city's fabric, Thunder roars into playoffs
Lee Jenkins: With Curry limited, Warriors counter Clippers to take Game 1Apr 19LOS ANGELES -- Only 24 miles separate True Love Worship Center International, the church in Reseda where Mark Jackson serves as pastor, from Staples Center, the arena in downtown L.A. where he is fighting to remain a coach. Jackson delivered an early Ea…
2014 NBA Playoffs: Warriors impress with opening winApr 19Warriors don't need Stephen Curry heroics to capture playoff opener
NBA salary cap projected to rise nearly $5 millionApr 19The NBA has informed teams that it is projecting a rise in the salary cap of nearly $5 million for next season, according to sources.