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  • Struggling Pierce (rest) out for Wizards versus 76ers

    Struggling Pierce (rest) out for Wizards versus 76ers

    nba.com Updated 9 hours ago
    The Washington Wizards rested forward Paul Pierce for Wednesday night's game against the Philadelphia 76ers.
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  • Heat's Napier has successful surgery to repair sports hernia

    Heat's Napier has successful surgery to repair sports hernia

    nba.com 13 hours ago
    The Miami Heat announced today that guard Shabazz Napier underwent successful surgery to repair a sports hernia. The procedure was performed by Dr. David Edelman at Doctors Hospital in Miami this morning. He will miss the remainder of the regular season…
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  • Spurs dump Heat to go 12-3 in month of March

    Spurs dump Heat to go 12-3 in month of March

    ESPN.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    Kawhi Leonard scored 22 points, Tony Parker added 16 in his 1,000th NBA game, and the Spurs added more steam to their playoff push by beating the Heat 95-81 on Tuesday night.
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  • Gregg Popovich's reaction to Mario Chalmers' beyond-half-court …

    Gregg Popovich's reaction to Mario Chalmers' beyond-half-court buzzer-beater was perfect

    yahoo.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    The San Antonio Spurs opened up their nationally televised matchup with the Miami Heat playing sound defense, holding Erik Spoelstra's club without a made field goal for the first 6 1/2 minutes of Tuesday's contest. The Spurs didn't capitalize early, th…
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  • Hawks' Schroder (sprained left toe) did not travel

    Hawks' Schroder (sprained left toe) did not travel

    nba.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    Hawks guard Dennis Schroder suffered a left toe injury during last night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks and did not travel with the team to Detroit.
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  • Heat tie team record with 30th starting lineup

    Heat tie team record with 30th starting lineup

    nba.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    It's now a record-setting season for the Miami Heat, in a way they never envisioned.
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  • 2 Chainz Is The Atlanta Hawks MVP

    2 Chainz Is The Atlanta Hawks MVP

    deadspin.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    In 2012, when soon-to-be-doomed Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson tried to guess why home attendance was down, he found one unlikely culprit: rap music. The Hawks needed to draw white males ages 33 to 55, as he wrote in an infamous email to General …
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  • How About We Just Do Two More Weeks Of Wiggins Vs. Gobert

    How About We Just Do Two More Weeks Of Wiggins Vs. Gobert

    deadspin.com Mar 31 (yesterday)
    Listen, man, we're all ready for the NBA regular season to be over and for the playoffs to just start already. Russell Westbrook slaying the world is great and all, but the Raptors and Wizards zombie-shuffling their way toward what will be the saddest f…
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  • Kyle Korver scores 11 points in 65 seconds as Hawks bring down …

    Kyle Korver scores 11 points in 65 seconds as Hawks bring down Bucks

    yahoo.com Mar 30 (2 days ago)
    With six minutes remaining in the third quarter of Monday's game, the Atlanta Hawks led the Milwaukee Bucks by five points, and Kyle Korver was scoreless. With 4:40 remaining in the third, the lead was 16, and Korver had 11. Things escalate quickly in t…
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  • Wade fuels Heat with 40 day after procedure

    Wade fuels Heat with 40 day after procedure

    ESPN.com Mar 29 (3 days ago)
    Dwyane Wade scored 40 points one day after having fluid removed from his balky left knee, Udonis Haslem set season highs with 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the undermanned Heat beat the Pistons 109-102 on Sunday night.
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  • Harden's 24 help Rockets hold off Wizards

    Harden's 24 help Rockets hold off Wizards

    ESPN.com Mar 29 (4 days ago)
    One game after clinching a playoff berth, the Rockets delayed the Wizards' bid to secure their own spot, beating Washington 99-91 Sunday behind James Harden's 24 points.
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  • East-best Hawks rest starters against Hornets

    East-best Hawks rest starters against Hornets

    nba.com Mar 28 (4 days ago)
    The Atlanta Hawks are sitting all five starters against the Charlotte Hornets one night after clinching the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
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  • NBA Playoff Picture Update: The East goes through Atlanta

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: The East goes through Atlanta

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Mar 28 (5 days ago)
    With just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Hail to the Hawks: The Atlanta Hawks' 99-86 win over the…
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  • John Wall saves Wizards in regulation, seals 2OT win over Horne…

    John Wall saves Wizards in regulation, seals 2OT win over Hornets

    yahoo.com Mar 28 (5 days ago)
    The Washington Wizards have had a disappointing second half of the season, but the continued strong play of John Wall has been a saving grace. Although not without his share of stinkers, the All-Star point guard has played up to his reputation and kept …
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  • Shaq acknowledges regret about leaving Magic

    Shaq acknowledges regret about leaving Magic

    nba.com ESPN.com Mar 27 (5 days ago)
    It's been nearly two decades since Shaquille O'Neal left the Orlando Magic to pursue the championship that eluded him during his first four seasons in the NBA.
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  • Randy Wittman and the Washington Wizards seem to be sick of one…

    Randy Wittman and the Washington Wizards seem to be sick of one another

    yahoo.com Mar 26 (7 days ago)
    Over a four-day stretch that began last Friday, the Washington Wizards lost road games to the Los Angeles Clippers, the Sacramento Kings, and the Golden State Warriors by a combined 68 points, and the NBA barely blinked. The team’s coaching staff and pl…
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  • Video - NBA Top Plays 01:02

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 20
    Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
  • 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.
  • 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 - Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets 00:56

    Wade, Heat Cruise Past Nuggets

    Mar 20
    Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.

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