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INDIANAPOLIS — This is the seventh time that the Indiana Pacers and New York Knicks have faced off in a playoff series, and in each of the previous matchups the sporting world was treated to tough, defensive-minded basketball that was occasionally diffiShare Tweet
Roy Hibbert had 24 points and 12 rebounds and Paul George had 14 points, eight rebounds and eight assist to lead the Pacers past New York 82-71 Saturday night in Game of the Eastern Conference semifinals.Share TweetSEATTLE (AP) -- If the NBA Board of Governors denies the pending sale and relocation of the Sacramento Kings, the Seattle group seeking to purchase the franchise has a backup deal with the Maloof family.Share Tweet
The Grizzlies Are About To Grizz Past The OKC Kevin Durantsdeadspin.com May 11, 2013Oklahoma City is looking suspiciously like a team that is going to lose a second-round series. Kevin Durant posted 25 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 steals, while Serge Ibaka chipped in 13 points, 10 boards and 4 blocks. And still Memphis ground o…Share TweetESPN.com May 11, 2013Marc Gasol scored 20 points and hit two free throws with 1:03 left to put Memphis ahead to stay, and the Grizzlies held off the Oklahoma City Thunder 87-81 Saturday to take a 2-1 lead in this Western Conference semifinal.Share Tweet
Memphis outlasts Thunder rally, take Game 3, 87-81Memphis outlasts Thunder rally, take Game 3, 87-81Share Tweet
Hanging Tough: The Pacers made home court advantage count on Sat…The Pacers made home court advantage count on Saturday, out-working and out-shooting the New York Knicks in a 82-71 win in Game 3 to gain a 2-1 lead in the series.Share TweetNew York Knicks sixth man J.R. Smith is active for Game 3 against the Indiana Pacers Saturday night despite a fever, the team announced.Share TweetGolden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry received treatment on his sprained left ankle Saturday and is considered a game-time decision for Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinals.Share Tweet
Bosh getting best of Boozer on the courtnba.com May 11, 2013Welcome to the Eastern Conference semifinals, Chris Bosh and Carlos Boozer.Share Tweet
J.R. Smith May Miss Game 3nytimes.com May 11, 2013The Knicks are unsure if guard J.R. Smith will be able to play in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night after Smith missed a shootaround with an undisclosed illness.Share Tweetnydailynews.com May 11, 2013Free advice to the Nets: Don’t make a coaching hire until you determine whether Lionel Hollins is available to come to Brooklyn. That could take Mikhail Prokhorov and Billy King right through the NBA Finals, because Hollins’ Grizzlies just might comeShare TweetThe Warriors' guards stole the spotlight in the first two games, but Tony Parker owned Game 3, writes Phil Taylor after the Spurs' guard fueled a 102-92 win and a 2-1 series lead.Share TweetThe Bulls knocked down LeBron James, but the Heat were the last ones left standing. A 104-94 win in Game 3 proved losing is no longer an option for Miami, writes Ian Thomsen.Share Tweet
Grizzlies Put Pressure On ThunderMay 11Bruce Bowen breaks down the Grizzlies' Game 3 win against the Thunder.
Gasol, Grizzlies Take 2-1 LeadMay 11Marc Gasol scored 16 of his 20 points in the second half of the Grizzlies' 87-81 win over the Thunder.
Kevin Durant Coast to CoastMay 11Kevin Durant goes the entire length of the court and finishes with the jam
Marc Gasol Bounce PassMay 11Marc Gasol hits Tony Allen with a great bounce pass for the dunk.