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Thunder Coach Billy Donovan Claimed Complete Ignorance Of Dion …

Thunder Coach Billy Donovan Claimed Complete Ignorance Of Dion Waiters’ Inbounds Shove

dimemag.com Updated 18 minutes ago
Billy Donovan is not sure what play was so controversial pic.twitter.com/qqOYN68jSH — Kenny Ducey (@KennyDucey) May 3, 2016 Billy Donovan probably didn’t have a great view of the most infamous inbounds pass in NBA history. The Oklahoma City Thunder coac…
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  • The Spurs Lost To The Thunder After One Of The Most Inexplicabl…

    The Spurs Lost To The Thunder After One Of The Most Inexplicable No-Calls Ever

    dimemag.com 42 minutes ago
    The ending of Game 2 between the Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs was wild enough without an absolutely egregious no-call by the officials. Considering Dion Waiters’ blatant push off on Manu Ginobili, though, it’s safe to say the Thunder’s th…
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  • Steven Adams Soared Right Past LaMarcus Aldridge For This Thund…

    Steven Adams Soared Right Past LaMarcus Aldridge For This Thunderous Dunk

    dimemag.com 2 hours ago
    Steven Adams. SMASH.#SPURSvTHUNDER pic.twitter.com/ADObnkJHXX — Basketball Society (@BBallSociety_) May 3, 2016 Russell Westbrook is the Oklahoma City Thunder’s best athlete. Kevin Durant and Serge Ibaka are rare specimens with elite run-jump ability, t…
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  • How Family Gave Damian Lillard Extra Incentive To Beat The Clip…

    How Family Gave Damian Lillard Extra Incentive To Beat The Clippers In Game 6

    dimemag.com 7 hours ago
    Getty Image After the Portland Trail Blazers knocked off the Clippers in round one, Damian Lillard couldn’t contain his excitement about matching up against the Warriors in the second round. It wasn’t just about the challenge of facing the NBA’s best te…
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  • Steph Curry: 'Pretty good' chance of return for Game 3 vs. Blaz…

    Steph Curry: 'Pretty good' chance of return for Game 3 vs. Blazers

    yahoo.com dimemag.com 11 hours ago
    The Golden State Warriors sure seem to be doing just fine without Stephen Curry these days, but the reigning NBA Most Valuable Player remains eager to return to the court from his right knee sprain as soon as possible. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr:…
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  • Thunder embarrassed by Game 1 debacle against Spurs

    Thunder embarrassed by Game 1 debacle against Spurs

    The Oklahoma City Thunder were still embarrassed, shocked, frustrated and angry the morning after a horrendous loss to the San Antonio Spurs in their series opener.
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  • Klay, Draymond lead Curry-less Warriors to 1-0 lead over Blazer…

    Klay, Draymond lead Curry-less Warriors to 1-0 lead over Blazers

    yahoo.com dimemag.com May 1 (yesterday)
    Before tipoff at Oracle Arena on Sunday, Stephen Curry got in some light stand-still shooting work, part of an intensive rehabilitation regimen aimed at getting him past the Grade 1 sprain of the medial collaterial ligament in his right knee and back on…
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  • Henderson, Varejao ejected from Game 1

    Henderson, Varejao ejected from Game 1

    nba.com May 1 (yesterday)
    Portland Trail Blazers guard Gerald Henderson and Golden State Warriors reserve center Anderson Varejao were ejected late in the third quarter of Sunday's Game 1 in the Western Conference semifinals after getting into it for a second time and receiving …
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  • Andrew Bogut Absolutely Owned Mason Plumlee With This Rejection…

    Andrew Bogut Absolutely Owned Mason Plumlee With This Rejection At The Rim

    dimemag.com May 1 (yesterday)
    Andrew Bogut says “NO!” (ABC) pic.twitter.com/BGPw0TiR2r — GoldenStateWarriors (@warriors) May 1, 2016 Not much went right for the Blazers in the first quarter of Game 1 on Sunday, not even what appeared, at first glance, to be a wide-open dunk for Maso…
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  • The Blazers Punched Their Ticket To The Second Round, And Now T…

    The Blazers Punched Their Ticket To The Second Round, And Now They Get To Face The Warriors

    dimemag.com yahoo.com May 1 (yesterday)
    Getty Image PORTLAND — It wasn’t pretty, but the Portland Trail Blazers closed out their improbable first-round series against the Los Angeles Clippers Friday night with a nail-biting Game 6 win in front of a raucous Moda Center. Utterly demoralized by …
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  • President Obama Paid Tribute To Kobe Bryant By Dropping The Mic…

    President Obama Paid Tribute To Kobe Bryant By Dropping The Mic At His Correspondents Speech

    dimemag.com May 1 (yesterday)
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  • These Laughably Dominant Boban Marjanovic Highlights Are Game 1…

    These Laughably Dominant Boban Marjanovic Highlights Are Game 1 Of Spurs-Thunder In A Nutshell

    dimemag.com Apr 30 (2 days ago)
    You could just look at the box score. You could watch highlights of Kawhi Leonard wreaking two-way havoc or LaMarcus Aldridge scoring however he wants. You could go back to study tape of how the San Antonio Spurs made hay with simple high ball screens f…
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  • Kawhi Leonard Opened Spurs-Thunder By Driving The Lane And Dunk…

    Kawhi Leonard Opened Spurs-Thunder By Driving The Lane And Dunking On Everyone

    dimemag.com Apr 30 (2 days ago)
    Okay, Kawhi Leonard! If the first possession of the highly-anticipated series between the San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder is any indication, this half of the Western Conference Seminals might be even more exciting than anticipated.
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  • Watch Austin Rivers’ Emotional Press Conference After The Clipp…

    Watch Austin Rivers’ Emotional Press Conference After The Clippers Were Eliminated

    dimemag.com Apr 30 (3 days ago)
    Austin Rivers sat on the podium following the Clippers’ heartbreaking 106-103 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers looking like he’d just finished 12 rounds with Gennady Golovkin. It took 11 stitches to seal the two cuts above and below his left eye, woun…
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  • Blazers fend off tough Clippers to win series, move on to Warri…

    Blazers fend off tough Clippers to win series, move on to Warriors

    yahoo.com Apr 30 (3 days ago)
    No one gave the Los Angeles Clippers much chance to challenge the Portland Trail Blazers after Chris Paul and Blake Griffin went down with season-ending injuries in Game 4 of their first-round series earlier this week. The Clippers weren't able to win a…
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  • Video - The Healing Problems With Durant's Foot 02:40

    The Healing Problems With Durant's Foot

    Mar 20
    Dr. Mark Adickes explains the issues with Kevin Durant's type of foot injury and how the pain continues to affect him even after surgery.
  • Video - Is Durant Being Shut Down For The Season? 02:50

    Is Durant Being Shut Down For The Season?

    Mar 20
    Amin Elhassan reacts to the news that Kevin Durant will be out indefinitely and figures to not see him the rest of the season.
  • Video - Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks 01:04

    Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks

    Mar 20
    Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and the Thunder defeated the Hawks 123-115.
  • Video - Magic Stun Blazers 00:51

    Magic Stun Blazers

    Mar 20
    Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic each scored 22 points in the Magic's 111-104 win over the Blazers.