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NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top…

NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed

yahoo.com ESPN.com Updated 2 hours ago
With just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Wonderful Warriors: With a 108-95 win at the Milwaukee B…
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  • Under Phil Jackson, Knicks reach rock bottom

    Under Phil Jackson, Knicks reach rock bottom

    nydailynews.com 4 hours ago
    When you add it all up, the Knicks played exactly one meaningful game this season: The first one.
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  • Knicks' 60th loss just part of trend of failure for James Dolan…

    Knicks' 60th loss just part of trend of failure for James Dolan  

    The Knicks’ loss to the Bulls Saturday night was their 60th, a new record of futility.
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  • Noah mourns loss of Chicago anti-violence voice

    Noah mourns loss of Chicago anti-violence voice

    ESPN.com 5 hours ago
    Joakim Noah extended his condolences Saturday to the family and friends of a Chicago rapper's manager murdered just hours after meeting the Chicago Bulls forward to plan an anti-violence event.
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  • NBA, Pacers issue joint statement against Indiana 'religious fr…

    NBA, Pacers issue joint statement against Indiana 'religious freedom' law

    yahoo.com nba.com 9 hours ago
    The state of Indiana and its governor Mike Pence have received substantial criticism over this week for the passage and signing of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, a law that keeps state and local government from prohibiting individuals and busine…
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  • East-best Hawks rest starters against Hornets

    East-best Hawks rest starters against Hornets

    nba.com 9 hours ago
    The Atlanta Hawks are sitting all five starters against the Charlotte Hornets one night after clinching the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
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  • George still hoping to return to fading Pacers

    George still hoping to return to fading Pacers

    ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    Paul George is still hopeful he can make a return to the Indiana Pacers lineup this season.
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  • OKC focusing on playoffs after losing Durant

    OKC focusing on playoffs after losing Durant

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    A day after Kevin Durant was ruled out for the rest of the regular season because of issues with his surgically repaired right foot, the Oklahoma City Thunder said they are focusing on continuing their playoff push.
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  • Kanter rips Jazz, praises 'professional' OKC

    Kanter rips Jazz, praises 'professional' OKC

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    Enes Kanter claimed to have more to say about his tumultuous tenure with the Utah Jazz, but didn't hold back all that much.
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  • Mr. Whammy Says LeBron Complained To NBA Security About Him

    Mr. Whammy Says LeBron Complained To NBA Security About Him

    deadspin.com 17 hours ago
    Mr. Whammy (real name: Bruce Reznick) is a 79-year-old Nets superfan who has had season tickets for nearly two decades. When opposing players take free throws he walks down from his seats to right below the basket and follows a very specific yelling and…
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  • NBA Playoff Picture Update: The East goes through Atlanta

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: The East goes through Atlanta

    yahoo.com Mar 28 (yesterday)
    With just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Hail to the Hawks: The Atlanta Hawks' 99-86 win over the…
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  • John Wall saves Wizards in regulation, seals 2OT win over Horne…

    John Wall saves Wizards in regulation, seals 2OT win over Hornets

    yahoo.com Mar 28 (yesterday)
    The Washington Wizards have had a disappointing second half of the season, but the continued strong play of John Wall has been a saving grace. Although not without his share of stinkers, the All-Star point guard has played up to his reputation and kept …
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  • Mavs' Ellis hurt; Cuban bemoans non-calls

    Mavs' Ellis hurt; Cuban bemoans non-calls

    ESPN.com Mar 28 (yesterday)
    After an inadvertent knee injured Mavericks shooting guard Monta Ellis in a 94-76 loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Friday, a frustrated Mark Cuban publicly complained about the lack of respect that Dallas' leading scorer receives from referees.
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  • Video - Steve Nash Announces Retirement 03:04

    Steve Nash Announces Retirement

    Mar 21
    Stephen A. Smith discusses Steve Nash's retirement and his place among the greatest point guards in history.
  • Video - Steve Nash On Decision To Retire 03:13

    Steve Nash On Decision To Retire

    Mar 21
    Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash discusses his time with the Lakers, legacy questions, and his decision to retire.
  • Video - Cavs Win Second Straight 01:20

    Cavs Win Second Straight

    Mar 20
    LeBron James scored a game-high 29 points in the Cavs' 95-92 win over the Pacers.
  • Video - Nets Outlast Bucks 01:33

    Nets Outlast Bucks

    Mar 20
    The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.

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