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5 things about the red-hot Nuggets, looking for their 13th stra…

5 things about the red-hot Nuggets, looking for their 13th straight win tonight against the Thunder

yahoo.com Updated Mar 19, 2013
The Miami Heat have gotten an awful lot of publicity here and elsewhere of late, and understandably so; this is the kind of thing that tends to happen when you win 23 straight games and look for all the world like a legitimate threat to the 1971-72 Los …
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  • Create-a-Caption: ‘Oh, I can’t even bear to look’

    Create-a-Caption: ‘Oh, I can’t even bear to look’

    yahoo.com Mar 19, 2013
    I don't blame you, Steve Nash. Not only did your Los Angeles Lakers get absolutely hammered in the fourth quarter by the lowly and lottery-bound Phoenix Suns - outscored 28-10 after shooting just 4 for 21 from the floor (that's 19 percent, if you're sco
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  • Beat The Streak: The Heat still have to win 10 more games befor…

    Beat The Streak: The Heat still have to win 10 more games before t…

    CNNSI.com Mar 19, 2013
    The Heat still have to win 10 more games before tying the 1971-72 Lakers' legendary winning streak, but Ben Golliver argues that Miami has the forgiving schedule to pull it off.
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  • Heat-Celtics might be the NBA's top rivalry

    Heat-Celtics might be the NBA's top rivalry

    CNNSI.com Mar 19, 2013
    Miami's record-setting 105-103 win in Boston would not have been possible had the two teams not found inspiration in the NBA's most-heated rivalry, writes Ian Thomsen.
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  • Ian Thomsen: NBA's most-heated rivalry brings out best in Heat,…

    Ian Thomsen: NBA's most-heated rivalry brings out best in Heat, Celtics

    CNNSI.com Mar 19, 2013
    BOSTON -- It can't be emphasized enough how much the Miami Heat have grown over their three years together. They've won 23 games in a row, of course, which leaves them trailing no one apart from the 1971-72 Lakers and their record of 33 straight. But mo…
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  • Suns pull away for romp over Kobe-less Lakers

    Suns pull away for romp over Kobe-less Lakers

    ESPN.com Mar 19, 2013
    Luis Scola scored all 14 of his points in the fourth quarter Monday night and the Phoenix Suns pulled away for a 99-76 rout of the Los Angeles Lakers, who were without Kobe Bryant for the second straight night.
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  • Miami Withstands Jeff Green, Continues To Roll

    Miami Withstands Jeff Green, Continues To Roll

    deadspin.com Mar 19, 2013
    The Heat won Monday night for the 23rd straight time, leaving only the 71-72 Lakers with a longer streak at 33.Read more...
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    Mar 19
    BOSTON -- It can't be emphasized enough how much the Miami Heat have grown over their three years together. They've won 23 games in a row, of course, which leaves them trailing no one apart from the 1971-72 Lakers and their record of 33 straight. But mo…
  • The Official Grantland March Madness Knockout Pool

    Mar 19
    Before last year's tournament began, Bill wrote about the slightly insane but totally fun knockout pool in which he competes every year. Republished b...