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Zach Randolph had 25 points and 19 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies ended Utah's playoff hopes with an 86-70 victory over the Jazz on Wednesday.Share TweetRookie John Henson scored a career-high 28 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, Brandon Jennings had 17 points and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 95-89 Wednesday night in a regular-season finale lacking any postseason implications.Share Tweet
Nuggets rout Suns to clinch West's 3rd seedThe Denver Nuggets secured the third seed in the Western Conference playoffs by routing the Phoenix Suns 118-98 on Wednesday night behind 21 points from Wilson Chandler and 20 from Andre Iguodala.Share TweetOklahoma City All-Star Kevin Durant won't be making a bid to overtake Carmelo Anthony for the NBA scoring title, and instead is sitting out the Thunder's regular-season finale Wednesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks.Share Tweet
Tim Grover, Michael Jordan’s trainer, says the Flu Game was a poisoning caseyahoo.com Apr 17, 2013Of the many stories and events that add up to Michael Jordan's legend, few loom as large as the "Flu Game." In Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals, with his Chicago Bulls facing a 3-2 deficit against the Utah Jazz in Salt Lake City, Jordan scored 38…Share Tweet
Seed Watch 2013: 2 East, 5 West playoff slots still to be decided on season’s last nightyahoo.com Apr 17, 2013The most closely watched games of Wednesday night, by far, will feature the Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Lakers, because their games will determine the winner of the race for the Western Conference's final playoff spot. But there are still a handful of oth…Share Tweet
Clippers cruise past Blazers for 6th straight winCaron Butler scored 18 of his 22 points in the third quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers routed the Portland Trail Blazers 93-77 on Tuesday night for their sixth straight victory.Share Tweet
Wolves End 16-Game Losing Streak To SpursApr 17Derrick Williams leads the Wolves to win over the Spurs.
Nuggets Win, Clinch Third Seed In The WestApr 17Nuggets roll Suns 118-98.
Durant To Sit, Melo Will Win Scoring TitleApr 17Thunder forward Kevin Durant will not play in the regular-season finale, meaning Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will win his first NBA scoring title.
Knowing MJApr 17Tim Grover, Michael Jordan's groundbreaking personal trainer and confidant, has a new book "Relentless," where he shares new tales of a life close to His Airness.