8 Keys To Watch For In The NBA Playoffs This Weekend
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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
The 5 Best Matchups To Watch In The NBA Playoffs This Weekenddimemag.com 3 hours agoIt’s that time of year again. After 2,460 games played in the 2013-14 season, 16 teams have earned their placement in the 2014 Playoffs. As Doc Rivers urges, “Now the real basketball starts.” While much attention has been focused on the first-round matc…Upvote Share Tweet
SI.com's 2014 NBA playoff predictionsCNNSI.com 6 hours agoWho will be crowned 2014 NBA champion? Our NBA experts weigh in with their series-by-series playoff picks.Upvote Share Tweet
Clifford, Joerger named coaches of the monthnba.com Apr 17 (yesterday)The Charlotte Bobcats' Steve Clifford and the Memphis Grizzlies' Dave Joerger on Thursday were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in April.Upvote Share Tweet
Grizzlies' Miller an iron man this seasonnba.com Apr 17 (yesterday)The Memphis Grizzlies hoped Mike Miller would be healthy once they got to the postseason.Upvote Share Tweet
Griz seize No. 7 slot from Mavs with OT winESPN.com Apr 16 (yesterday)Mike Conley hit two free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed the Western Conference's No. 7 seed away from Dallas by edging the Mavericks 106-105 on Wednesday night in the regular season finale.Upvote Share Tweet
National Guard soldier returns from Afghanistan, surprises 8-year-old son on court at Suns game (Video)yahoo.com Apr 16 (2 days ago)The Phoenix Suns were eliminated from the playoffs on Monday night, but their 97-91 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies did still manage provide a heartwarming moment for one Arizona family. During stoppages in pay at home games at the U.S. Airways Center, th…Upvote Share Tweet
SI Now: Playoff implications for NBA's season finaleCNNSI.com Apr 16 (2 days ago)Seven games have playoff implications tonight, including the Grizzlies-Mavs clash for the No. 7 seed.Upvote Share TweetThe Suns, after gaining the lead in the fourth quarter last night, eventually fell to the Grizzlies, 97-91, for the fourth time this season, eliminating them from playoff contention and bringing to a close one of the more remarkable runs in NBA history.…Upvote Share Tweet
Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 PlaysFinally, 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 PlayoffsWe’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
GIF: Filthy Zach Randolph Behind-The-Back DishMarc Gasol returning to the court earlier this year is the reason Memphis is even in a playoff battle with Phoenix for the final playoff spot in the West. But his frontcourt mate, Zach Randolph, did his best to hold it down in Gasol’s absence. Now that …Upvote Share Tweet
Nick Young’s Swaggy 360-Degree Reverse LayupThe Lakers were not able to invite the Grizzlies to the Players Haters Ball on Sunday night. Nick Young and the Lakers had a chance to put another wrench in a Western Conference playoff picture with Memphis battling Phoenix for the final spot in the Wes…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Apr 10Avoiding Spurs key for Mavs, Suns, GrizzliesUpvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 10A 12-game Wednesday means plenty of moving and shaking in the race to lock up the final playoff berths and to secure positioning among those who've already clinched a spot in the dance. Let's review what went down, and try to make sense of what matters …Upvote Share Tweet
Heat's Wade still out, but could return soonnba.com Apr 10Miami guard Dwyane Wade will not play against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, but coach Erik Spoelstra indicated the Heat's second-leading scorer is close to returning.Upvote Share Tweet
Griz's Randolph, Gasol dump James, HeatESPN.com Apr 9Zach Randolph had 25 points and 11 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 20 points and 14 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies kept their playoff hopes alive with a 107-102 victory over the Miami Heat on Wednesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Best deal ever? How Silnas outsmarted the NBACNNSI.com Apr 9How did a pair of brothers outsmart the NBA for $1 billion? Some savvy negotiating back in 1976.Upvote Share Tweet
The Fundamentals: Difference between Grizzlies, BlazersCNNSI.com Apr 8The Grizzlies and Blazers are separated by more than just a few games in the West standings.Upvote Share Tweet
So many questions remain as season winds downnba.com Apr 7There are 75 games left in the 2013-14 NBA season. That includes what should be an awesome round-robin between the Mavs, Suns and Grizzlies (starting Saturday in Dallas) with the last two playoff spots in the West on the line.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Apr 7You won't find two rises more unlikely than Goran Dragic's and that of the playoff-hopeful Suns.Upvote Share Tweet
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Mike Woodson, coach of New York Knicks, won't have fate decided this weeke…Apr 18While it is widely believed that the New York Knicks have already made the decision to move on from coach Mike Woodson, sources tell ESPN The Magazine's Chris Broussard that nothing will be announced this weekend.
Adam Silver says pushing back NBA's age limit is top priorityApr 18Armed with majority support from owners and saying "we're ready to go," NBA commissioner Adam Silver made it clear pushing back the league's age limit to 20 is at the top of his priority list.
2014 NBA Playoffs: Mark Jackson's game of thronesApr 17Is a trip to the Western Conference finals the only thing that can save Mark Jackson's job?
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