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Ian Thomsen: Birdman an unlikely difference-maker for Miami in …

Ian Thomsen: Birdman an unlikely difference-maker for Miami in more ways than one

CNNSI.com Updated May 23, 2013
MIAMI -- The Mohawk had been lacquered and spiked while Chris "Birdman'' Andersen was making his large yet minimalist impact on Game 1 of the Eastern finals Wednesday night. On Thursday after practice, he and his hair were more relaxed. The hair la…
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  • Grizzlies' Hollins focused on Spurs, not deal

    Grizzlies' Hollins focused on Spurs, not deal

    ESPN.com nba.com May 23, 2013
    Lionel Hollins has been more successful than any Grizzlies coach and will be a free agent after June 30.
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  • Report: DUI charge for Titans' Barden tossed

    Report: DUI charge for Titans' Barden tossed

    Brandon Barden's DUI charge reportedly was dismissed Thursday when the arresting officer didn't appear for the Tennessee Titans tight end's hearing in a Georgia courtroom.
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  • Amazing NBA GIF: Tony Allen Wins the Academy Award For His Acti…

    Amazing NBA GIF: Tony Allen Wins the Academy Award For His Acting

    dimemag.com May 23, 2013
    Remember this play from Game 2 of the Memphis Grizzlies/San Antonio Spurs series on Tuesday night? With less than :30 second to go and the Grizzlies storming back from a double-digit deficit, Manu Ginobili was called for a flagrant foul for hitting an a…
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  • For Randolph, the Challenge Is Offense

    For Randolph, the Challenge Is Offense

    nytimes.com May 23, 2013
    The Spurs' defense isn't always remarkable, but it has been good enough to stop Zach Randolph and the Grizzlies.
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  • Video - Playoff MVP 05:15

    Playoff MVP

    May 23
    David Thorpe ranks playoff MVPs weekly. Last week Marc Gasol topped the list, but the big Spaniard has been toppled by players from Paris and Akron.
  • Video - NBA Cold Hard Facts 01:15

    NBA Cold Hard Facts

    May 23
    Kurt Rambis with an update on the NBA playoffs.