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Celtics coach Brad Stevens wants Evan Turner back in greenESPN.com 15 minutes agoCeltics coach Brad Stevens wants Evan Turner back in greenShare Tweet
Rodney Stuckey Absolutely Embarrassed Corey Joseph With This Filthy Ball Fakedimemag.com 17 hours agoPacers’ Rodney Stuckey totally fakes out Raptors’ Cory Joseph pic.twitter.com/3ETfNwW522 — Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) April 30, 2016 The Indiana Pacers have blown Game 6 against the Toronto Raptors wide open with an 18-point run to open the fourth quar…Share Tweet
Drake Performed An Impromptu Concert At Jurassic Park During Halftime Of The Raptors Gamedimemag.com 18 hours ago@Drake PERFORMED AT JURASSIC PARK pic.twitter.com/WyAAhgUVHC — Dilveer (@DilTamber) April 30, 2016 What a day for the city of Toronto. Not only do the Raptors have a chance to advance past the first round of the playoffs for the first time in 15 years, …Share Tweet
DeMar DeRozan Climbed The Back Of Myles Turner For This Crazy Put-Back Dunkdimemag.com 19 hours agoGame 5 of the first-round series between the Toronto Raptors and Indiana Pacers might have rendered DeMar DeRozan’s shooting struggles a problem of the past. Just in case the jumper continues to plague him, though, the Raptors star found a more efficien…Share TweetThe Boston Celtics lost to the Atlanta Hawks 104-92 last night, knocking them out of the first round of the playoffs. It’s the last time for the foreseeable future that the Celtics will exit the playoffs so early. Read more...Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony Won’t ‘Bang Down The Door’ To Discuss The Knicks’ Coaching Vacancy With Phil Jacksondimemag.com 23 hours agoGetty Image The New York Knicks are a bit of a mess right now. The team’s head coaching search is being led by Phil Jackson, but the problem is, no one can seem to figure out what he’s up to. The Zen Master apparently was only using David Blatt as a smo…Share Tweet
Atlanta Hawks Ride Brilliance From Paul Millsap And Their Defense To The Eastern Conference Semifinalsdimemag.com Apr 28 (yesterday)USA TODAY Sports It’s simple, really. The Atlanta Hawks, fully healthy and in a terrific rhythm since the All-Star break, were just a better team than the banged-up Boston Celtics. If Avery Bradley hadn’t injured his hamstring, if Kelly Olynyk were full…Share Tweet
Paul Millsap Is Throwing His Own Personal Block Party Against The Celticsdimemag.com Apr 28 (yesterday)One would think, given Paul Millsap‘s terrific block numbers in this first round series, the Celtics would know better than to try and challenge him at the rim. Well, it’s Game Six, and they still haven’t figured it out. Jae Crowder got his reminder ear…Share Tweetnba.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)The New York Knicks have interviewed former Cleveland coach David Blatt for their head coaching position, a person with knowledge of the details said Wednesday.Share Tweetnba.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)Celtics coach Brad Stevens says that all signs point toward Isaiah Thomas being able to play in Game 6 against the Hawks.Share Tweet
Nets' Ellington honored for service to communityESPN.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)Nets' Ellington honored for service to communityShare Tweet
Why Dario Saric Would Be Foolish To Come To The Sixers Next Seasondimemag.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)USA TODAY Sports Amongst all the turmoil that was the end of the Philadelphia 76ers’ season, it was easy to forget for a second just how well the team is set up to jump-start its rebuild next season. They could potentially have up to four first-round pi…Share Tweet
Knicks fans pray to 'Porzingod' in new short filmESPN.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)Knicks fans pray to 'Porzingod' in new short filmShare Tweet
That'll Do, Eastern Conference. That'll Do.deadspin.com Apr 27 (3 days ago)A depressing realization dawned on me as I struggled to stay awake through last night’s Game 5s in Atlanta and Toronto: These teams are shitty. Make a squad of the 10 best players from these four teams—the Hawks, Celtics, Pacers, and Raptors—and any of …Share TweetESPN.com Apr 27 (4 days ago)Celtics' Isaiah Thomas on Hawks' plan: 'A sign of disrespect to my teammates'Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 27 (4 days ago)The final score of the Atlanta Hawks' series-tilting 110-83 win over the Boston Celtics in Game 5 of their series suggests that the game was one-sided and the result was rarely in doubt. Yet the margin of victory does not communicate the depths of the C…Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 27 (4 days ago)Sometimes, after a big win, you can get a little too charged up. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] During Tuesday's pivotal Game 5 between the Toronto Raptors and Indiana Pacers at Air Canada Centre, hip-hop megas…Share Tweet
Pacers collapse in 4th, spoil huge night by Paul George in loss to RaptorsESPN.com Apr 27 (4 days ago)Pacers collapse in 4th, spoil huge night by Paul George in loss to RaptorsShare Tweet
Nets Outlast BucksMar 20The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
Not-So-Smart EjectionMar 20Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart was ejected from the game for flagrantly punching Spurs forward Matt Bonner below the belt.
Iverson The Exec?Mar 20Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss whether Allen Iverson would make a good NBA executive.
Bulls Charge Past RaptorsMar 20Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.