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Nate Robinson’s Two Fearless Game-Winning Shots Against the Mia…

Nate Robinson’s Two Fearless Game-Winning Shots Against the Miami Heat

dimemag.com Updated May 6, 2013
Nate Robinson‘s line tonight in Chicago’s 93-86 victory over the Miami Heat: 27 points, nine assists, three rebounds, 10 stitches (five on the inside and five on the outside of his lip), and these two serious buckets to put the Heat away (he’s used
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  • So, Uh, The Bulls Won?

    So, Uh, The Bulls Won?

    deadspin.com yahoo.com May 6, 2013
    What the hell's going on here? The Bulls just beat the Miami Heat 93-86 and, well, what in the hell is going on here? Read more...
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  • Samuel L. Jackson and the Most Inappropriate Tweet of the NBA P…

    Samuel L. Jackson and the Most Inappropriate Tweet of the NBA Playoffs

    dimemag.com May 6, 2013
    It is safe to say that Samuel L. Jackson was very fired up about his Chicago Bulls‘ Game 1 victory over the Miami Heat tonight: For breaking news, rumors, exclusive content, and contests sent right to your inbox, sign up here for the Dime Email Newslett
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  • Miami Heat and Nike Unveil Massive LeBron James NBA MVP Banner

    Miami Heat and Nike Unveil Massive LeBron James NBA MVP Banner

    dimemag.com May 6, 2013
    Just in time for tonight’s Game 1 of their second round series against the Chicago Bulls, the Miami Heat and Nike unveiled this massive banner outside American Airlines Arena. Click for a larger view. For breaking news, rumors, exclusive content, and co
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  • Return Engagement: The Bulls prevented the Heat from making his…

    Return Engagement: The Bulls prevented the Heat from making history …

    CNNSI.com May 6, 2013
    The Bulls prevented the Heat from making history in stopping their 27-game win streak. Can they derail Miami's playoff plans, too. Follow Game 1 of the East semifinals here.
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  • Rose not ruling out return vs. Heat; Deng out

    Rose not ruling out return vs. Heat; Deng out

    ESPN.com nba.com May 6, 2013
    The Chicago Bulls will be without Luol Deng, Derrick Rose and possibly Kirk Hinrich for Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal against the Miami Heat on Monday, but Rose said he is not ruling out playing at some point in the series.
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  • Durant continues to shine as a closer

    Durant continues to shine as a closer

    nba.com May 6, 2013
    Pondering Kevin Durant's latest big-time shot on the playoff stage, Lionel Hollins started listing a who's who of NBA greats from days gone by: Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Isiah Thomas, Sam Jones, John Havlicek, George Mikan, Bob Pettit.
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  • Marc Gasol, The Big Fundamental & The Top 10 Centers In The…

    Marc Gasol, The Big Fundamental & The Top 10 Centers In The NBA This Season

    dimemag.com May 6, 2013
    Times have changed at the center position in today’s NBA. It wasn’t long ago that the best players in the NBA were the centers. Between Olajuwon, Ewing, David Robinson and Shaq, the center position was easily the best position in the league for much o
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  • Major X-factors: Bulls-Heat

    Major X-factors: Bulls-Heat

    CNNSI.com May 6, 2013
    SI.com previews the second round NBA playoff matchup between the Miami Heat and the Chicago Bulls.
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  • Heat, Spurs have emerged as conference favorites, but questions…

    Heat, Spurs have emerged as conference favorites, but questions remain for each

    CNNSI.com May 6, 2013
    It has been eight days since Miami and San Antonio wrapped up first-round sweeps. Can they be tested in Round 2? Rob Mahoney examines the questions facing the Heat and Spurs.
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  • The Atlanta Hawks? Gone till November

    The Atlanta Hawks? Gone till November

    yahoo.com May 6, 2013
    With 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…
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  • Writer explains why he didn't vote for LeBron

    Writer explains why he didn't vote for LeBron

    nba.com dimemag.com May 6, 2013
    The writer who did not choose LeBron James of the Miami Heat as the NBA's Most Valuable Player believes Carmelo Anthony "meant more to his team" this season.
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  • Video - Bulls Stun Heat In Game 1 01:27

    Bulls Stun Heat In Game 1

    May 6
    Nate Robinson and Jimmy Butler combined to score 48 points in the Bulls' 93-86 win over the Heat in Game 1.
  • Video - Heat Rusty In Game 1 01:52

    Heat Rusty In Game 1

    May 6
    Kurt Rambis recaps the Heat's Game 1 loss to the Bulls.
  • Video - Is LeBron James Underexposed? 08:43

    Is LeBron James Underexposed?

    May 6
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss Magic Johnson's comment that LeBron James needs more endorsements.
  • Video - Washburn Explains MVP Vote 04:23

    Washburn Explains MVP Vote

    May 6
    Gary Washburn discusses the reasoning behind his vote for Carmelo Anthony for MVP.

Sports Columnists

  • Sacramento group makes crucial concession to keep Kings - sources

    May 6
    The Kings' would-be new owners made a key but costly concession last week ahead of a relocation vote by NBA owners that may have been a deciding factor in keeping the team from moving to Seattle.