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The Denver Nuggets staved off elimination on Tuesday night, beating the Golden State Warriors 107-100 to extend their best-of-seven first-round series to a sixth game. It was a frustrating night for Warriors sharpshooter Stephen Curry, who came into Gam…Share Tweet
Old School: Though not residents of Lob City, the Grizzlies t…CNNSI.com Apr 30, 2013Though not residents of Lob City, the Grizzlies took down the Clippers in Game 5, 103-93, with a low-post attack that will send them back to Memphis with a 3-2 series lead.Share TweetEven after every disappointment in the Los Angeles Lakers' lost season, Kobe Bryant still wants to keep their roster together.Share TweetA look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: SB Nation and NBA.com. In light of the…Share Tweet
Pau Gasol is working on an inspirational photography bookIt was a tough season for Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol, one filled with injuries, a marginalized role, and consistent trade rumors. Under these circumstances, the Lakers' exit from the playoffs might come as something of a relief for him, apart …Share TweetESPN.com Apr 30, 2013Los Angeles Lakers forward Antawn Jamison underwent successful surgery on his right wrist Tuesday morning.Share Tweet
The Los Angeles Lakers? Gone till NovemberWith every season that ends, for the playoff teams at least, we felt it right to take a look ahead. TNT already has the rights to "Gone Fishin'," and because we're sure that someone, somewhere, still likes that Wyclef song, we're going with &q…Share TweetESPN.com Apr 29, 2013The Toronto Raptors, emboldened by the news that the Sacramento Kings apparently won't be moving to Seattle, have ramped up their pursuit of Phil Jackson to be their new team president, according to sources close to the situation.Share Tweet
Twitter Star, Part 2Apr 30Phoenix guard Kendall Marshall might have the NBA's best Twitter game. In the second of two episodes we get the back story behind @KButter5 tweets like "So apparently yelling 'GET A BUCKET' is frowned upon at an 8th grade girls lacrosse game. My bad.
What Moves Can Lakers Make To Stay Competitive?Apr 30The Forum: Mark Willard and Arash Markazi discuss the moves the Lakers can make in light of their recent financial issues and stay competitive next season.
Grizzlies Win On The RoadApr 30Highlight Of The Night: Zach Randolph, Marc Gasol and Mike Conley combined to score 66 points as the Grizzlies held Blake Griffin to four points in a 103-93 Game 5 victory.
Nuggets Hold Off Warriors' Rally To Extend SeriesApr 30Stephen Curry was held to just 15 points as the Nuggets toppled the Warriors 107-100 to extend the series to Game 6.