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Point Guard Face Off: Highlights of Chris Paul Battling Mike Co…

Point Guard Face Off: Highlights of Chris Paul Battling Mike Conley

dimemag.com Updated Apr 23, 2013
What a battle last night between Chris Paul (24 and nine dimes) and Mike Conley (28 and nine). CP3 emerged victorious after knocking down a serious shot in the final seconds, but the PG face off up to that point was just great to watch. Check out this v…
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  • Blogger mock: Sharrif Floyd to Titans

    Blogger mock: Sharrif Floyd to Titans

    ESPN.com Apr 23, 2013
    Chance Warmack would be my number one target here. But the Alabama guard didn’t last in our scenario. I don’t think the Titans like Jonathan Cooper the same way. With Dion Jordan, Star Lotulelei, Dee Milliner, Warmack and Barkevious Mingo all gone, th
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  • Jamal Crawford Briefly Turned Last Night's Game Into An And 1 M…

    Jamal Crawford Briefly Turned Last Night's Game Into An And 1 Mixtape

    deadspin.com Apr 23, 2013
    Before Chris Paul sent home his miraculous, game-winning bank shot, the best thing about last night's Grizzlies-Clippers game was Jamal Crawford repeatedly putting the entire Grizzlies defense on ice skates. Read more...
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  • Lee Jenkins: As expected, Chris Paul rewards Clippers' faith in…

    Lee Jenkins: As expected, Chris Paul rewards Clippers' faith in his greatness

    CNNSI.com Apr 23, 2013
    LOS ANGELES -- As the ball slipped through the net, Chris Paul did not raise his arms or pump his fists or beat his chest. He barely even broke a smile. He simply pulled out his mouthpiece, a subtle yet revealing response.
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  • Titans teammates impressed with Kenny Britt’s recovery

    Titans teammates impressed with Kenny Britt’s recovery

    profootballtalk.com Apr 23, 2013
    Wide receiver Kenny Britt never felt healthy during the 2012 season but impressions made on the first day of offseason workouts have his teammates hoping for a return to full strength this fall. According to Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean, teammates were i…
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  • Here's Chris Paul's Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater (Sort Of)

    Here's Chris Paul's Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater (Sort Of)

    deadspin.com Apr 23, 2013
    This was exciting! And then a little less exciting when, after review, they added a tenth of a second back on the game clock and made the Grizzlies heave a desperation shot that obviously missed.Read more...
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  • Chris Paul Snatches the Grizzlies’ Soul; Clowns Force Kobe Brya…

    Chris Paul Snatches the Grizzlies’ Soul; Clowns Force Kobe Bryant Off Twitter

    dimemag.com Apr 23, 2013
    C. P. 3. Game 2 on last night’s schedule was light years better than the opener; the second being an intense, ultra physical between the Clippers and the Grizzlies that came down to an incredible last-second bucket by the aforementioned Chris Paul. [Che
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  • Chris Paul banks in a buzzer-beater to give the Clippers a 2-0 …

    Chris Paul banks in a buzzer-beater to give the Clippers a 2-0 lead over the Grizzlies

    yahoo.com Apr 23, 2013
    For nearly 48 minutes, Game 2 between the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies was the most hotly contested game of the young 2013 postseason. The two tough teams traded blows, with the Memphis Grizzlies mounting a furious comeback from a 12-point…
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  • Paul's last-second shot saves Clips vs. Griz

    Paul's last-second shot saves Clips vs. Griz

    ESPN.com Apr 23, 2013
    Chris Paul's running jumper with a tenth of a second left gave the Los Angeles Clippers a 93-91 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night and a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Trying to get inside the mind of draft's quietest top-10 team;…

    Apr 23
    Is it just me? Are the Arizona Cardinals in the witness protection program for this draft? The Cards, with the seventh pick, seem positively under the radar like no other team in the top 10. I had the chance the other day to look into their feelings abo…
  • Don Banks: 2013 Wes Welker Watch List: Potential impact undrafted free age…

    Apr 23
    It has been called the year of the no-name draft in the NFL, and is said to be devoid of true star power after 2012's high-profile, quarterback-rich proceedings. Maybe. But it's all relative.
  • You Realize How Badly the T-Wolves Screwed Up the 2009 Draft, Right?

    Apr 23
    We interrupt Part 2 of the NBA Trade Value column to explain the travesty known as the 2009 NBA draft. That night, Minnesota drafted two of our top-30...
  • The 13th-annual ranking of the NBA's top-50 players, Part 2

    Apr 23
    Welcome back to Bill Simmons's annual ranking of the NBA's top 50 most valuable assets.