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It's over: Bulls snap Heat's 27-game win streak

It's over: Bulls snap Heat's 27-game win streak

ESPN.com CNNSI.com deadspin.com Updated Mar 27, 2013
The Miami Heat's 27-game winning streak was snapped Wednesday night by the Chicago Bulls 101-97 when a furious comeback by LeBron James and his teammates fell short.
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  • Check Out Jimmy Butler’s Huge Alley Oop Dunk on Chris Bosh’s He…

    Check Out Jimmy Butler’s Huge Alley Oop Dunk on Chris Bosh’s Head!

    dimemag.com Mar 27, 2013
    Like the rest of the basketball world, we’re sure you’re glued to this Miami Heat/Chicago Bulls game on on ESPN. However this thing turns out, the one thing that is certain is that the Bulls are giving LeBron James & Co. everything they can handle. If
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  • Watch Jeff Green Beat Cleveland on a Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater

    Watch Jeff Green Beat Cleveland on a Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater

    dimemag.com Mar 27, 2013
    In the Cleveland Cavaliers huddle, with his team up one point and on defense with two seconds left in the game, we are almost positive that Byron Scott‘s message to his guys was definitely not, “Let Jeff Green drive right down the middle of the lane u
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  • Green's shot at buzzer helps Celtics snap skid

    Green's shot at buzzer helps Celtics snap skid

    ESPN.com Mar 27, 2013
    Jeff Green scored 21 points and hit the winning layup at the buzzer, and the Boston Celtics snapped a five-game losing streak with a 93-92 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
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  • Former Bulls center Boerwinkle dies

    Former Bulls center Boerwinkle dies

    nba.com Mar 27, 2013
    Tom Boerwinkle, the former Chicago Bulls center who had a franchise-record 37 rebounds in a 1970 game against the Phoenix Suns, has died. He was 67.
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  • Heat's Wade back in lineup against Bulls

    Heat's Wade back in lineup against Bulls

    nba.com ESPN.com Mar 27, 2013
    Dwyane Wade was back in the lineup when the Miami Heat tried for their 28th consecutive victory on Wednesday night against the Chicago Bulls.
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  • Rose says he won't return to lineup against Heat

    Rose says he won't return to lineup against Heat

    CNNSI.com nba.com Mar 27, 2013
    DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Injured Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose said he will not suit up against Miami on Wednesday and sounded like a player who just might miss the entire season.
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  • Video - Celtics Snap Five-Game Slide 01:06

    Celtics Snap Five-Game Slide

    Mar 27
    Jeff Green's basket at the buzzer propels the Celtics to a 93-92 win over the Cavs.
  • Video - Hibbert, Pacers Put Away Rockets 01:04

    Hibbert, Pacers Put Away Rockets

    Mar 27
    Roy Hibbert's double-double of 28 points and 13 boards leads the Pacers to a 100-91 win over the Rockets.
  • Video - Knicks Top Grizzlies For Sixth Straight Win 01:29

    Knicks Top Grizzlies For Sixth Straight Win

    Mar 27
    J.R. Smith scores 35 points as the Knicks hold off the Grizzlies' fourth-quarter rally for the 108-101 win.
  • Video - 76ers Hand Bucks Their Fourth Straight Loss 01:08

    76ers Hand Bucks Their Fourth Straight Loss

    Mar 27
    Six 76ers reach double-digit points in Philadelphia's 100-92 win over the Bucks.

Sports Columnists

  • Jerry West says he thought Miami Heat would break Los Angeles Lakers' win …

    Mar 28
    Hall of Famer Jerry West told ESPN.com on Wednesday night that he had started to believe the Heat, at the very least, would match the Lakers' all-time record of 33 wins in a row.
  • Greatest win streak in NBA history - 1971-72 LA Lakers

    Mar 27
    Members of the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers remember their league-record 33-game winning streak