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CNNSI.com Updated May 14, 2013
SEATTLE (AP) -- Inside the small club on Seattle's Capitol Hill late Monday night, the chant would not be contained by the walls, drifting out onto the street with every urging scream from the performers on stage.Upvote Share Tweet
Nate Tibbetts joins Blazers as assistant coachnba.com Updated May 14, 2013Nate Tibbetts has joined the Portland Trail Blazers as an assistant coach.Upvote Share TweetPortland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard was the only unanimous selection for the 2012-13 NBA All-Rookie first team, the league announced Tuesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Memphis battens the hatches, shuts down Kevin Durant on its way to a 3-1 series leadyahoo.com Updated May 14, 2013“Team without its second-best player loses close game to a very good team while playing on the road. Film at 11.”If the Houston Rockets’ surprisingly competitive first-round turn against the Oklahoma City Thunder wasn’t convincing enough, then theUpvote Share Tweet
Grizzlies outlast Thunder in OT for 3-1 leadESPN.com Updated May 14, 2013Tony Allen scored on a driving layup to open overtime and the Memphis Grizzlies held off the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-97 Monday night to push the defending Western Conference champions to the edge of elimination.Upvote Share Tweet
How Can The Thunder Win Game 5?May 14Jon Barry breaks down what the Thunder need to do in order to push the series to a sixth game.
E:60 -- Kenneth FariedMay 14Tom Friend profiles Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried, whose rise to the NBA was aided by the support of his two mothers.
Ian Thomsen: Pacers' depth of options leave Knicks guessing wrong againMay 14INDIANAPOLIS -- It's late in the day for this kind of talk. "At this point I'm reaching," admitted coach Mike Woodson. "Trying to find combinations that will work."
Windhorst: Paul George does it all for Pacers in Game 4 win over KnicksMay 15Paul George's defense has stifled Carmelo Anthony and helped give the Pacers a 3-1 series lead, Brian Windhorst writes.
2013 NBA playoffs: Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs Game 5 previewMay 14Who has the upper hand in the Warriors-Spurs series now?