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With 10 games left, Heat look to finish …

24-03-2017

This Miami Heat comeback tale has been an epic one. No team has ever started 11-30 or worse and still gotten into the NBA playoffs. The Heat, with 10 games left on their regular-season schedule, are in position to change that.... Read more

Lillard scores 30, Trail Blazers rout Kn…

24-03-2017

Lillard scores 30, Trail Blazers rout Knicks 110-95 (Yahoo Sports)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Damian Lillard knows what can happen in games like Thursday.... Read more

Aldridge, Leonard lead Spurs to 97-90 wi…

23-03-2017

Aldridge, Leonard lead Spurs to 97-90 win over Grizzlies (Yahoo Sports)

The Memphis Grizzlies got into the Spurs defensively, pushing San Antonio around and making every possession a fierce fight. The Spurs enjoyed it, especially their defensive-minded coach. LaMarcus Aldridge scored 23 points, Kawhi Leonard added 19 and San Antonio beat Memphis 97-90 on Thursday night in a possible first-round playoff preview.... Read more

Barnes' late basket, steal put Mavs past…

23-03-2017

Barnes' late basket, steal put Mavs past Clippers, 97-95 (Yahoo Sports)

Harrison Barnes thrived in a new position on Thursday night, and so did the Mavericks. Barnes made the go-ahead basket, then stole the ball from Blake Griffin with 3.9 seconds left as Dallas beat the Los Angeles Clippers 97-95. Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle started a big lineup, with Barnes moving from power forward to small forward.... Read more

Antetokounmpo's 32 points lead Bucks ove…

23-03-2017

Antetokounmpo's 32 points lead Bucks over Kings 116-98 (Yahoo Sports)

Wary of a letdown on the finale of a six-game trip, Giannis Antetokounmpo took it upon himself early to make sure that the Milwaukee Bucks would be departing for home with a smile on their faces. Antetokounmpo had a huge first half and finished with 32 points, 13 rebounds and six assists for the streaking Bucks, who cruised to a 116-98 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night. The win moved the... Read more

Gobert scores career-high 35, Jazz beat …

23-03-2017

Gobert scores career-high 35, Jazz beat Knicks 108-101 (Yahoo Sports)

Rudy Gobert is in the running for Defensive Player of the Year, but it was his offense that had the bigger impact Wednesday night. Gobert scored a career-high 35 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz rallied from 13 down to defeat the New York Knicks 108-101. ''I'm working,'' Gobert said with a smirk.... Read more

Antetokounmpo's 32 points lead Bucks ove…

22-03-2017

Antetokounmpo's 32 points lead Bucks over Kings, (Yahoo Sports)

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 32 points, 13 rebounds and six assists for the streaking Milwaukee Bucks, who cruised to a 116-98 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night. The win moved the Bucks into a tie with Indiana for the sixth spot, one game behind fifth-place Atlanta in the tight Eastern Conference playoff race. The Bucks have been the NBA's hottest team the past three weeks, winning 10 of 12 games.... Read more

Nuggets cruise past Cavs 126-113 (Yahoo …

22-03-2017

Nuggets cruise past Cavs 126-113 (Yahoo Sports)

LeBron James's forgettable night included some statistical oddities like going minus-30 in 34 minutes and being the only player on either team to miss a free throw. In East-leading Cleveland's stunningly thorough 126-113 loss to the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night, James saw his Cavaliers get outscored 70-30 in the paint. ''Nikola is not going to back down from anybody, and I think you've seen that from our team a little bit, whether... Read more

Beal, Wall lead Wizards to 104-100 win o…

22-03-2017

Beal, Wall lead Wizards to 104-100 win over Hawks (Yahoo Sports)

Then Bradley Beal said, they found their ''swag'' again. Beal scored 28 points and John Wall added all 22 of his in the second half to help the Wizards to a 104-100 victory over the Hawks on Wednesday night. Wall also had 10 assists on a night he shot just 6 of 21 from the floor, including two assists to Beal during a late 14-2 run that helped Washington ensure victory.... Read more

Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls bea…

22-03-2017

Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls beat Pistons 117-95 (Yahoo Sports)

Out of the rotation at times and with his contract set to expire, Nikola Mirotic understands what's at stake for him as the season winds down. Mirotic scored a season-high 28 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 117-95 in a matchup between struggling teams fighting for a playoff spot on Wednesday night. Mirotic shot 12 of 15 and made 4 of 6 3-point attempts to lead Chicago to an easy... Read more

Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls bea…

22-03-2017

Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls beat Pistons 117-95 (Yahoo Sports)

Out of the rotation at times and with his contract set to expire, Nikola Mirotic understands what's at stake for him as the season winds down. Mirotic scored a season-high 28 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 117-95 in a matchup between struggling teams fighting for a playoff spot on Wednesday night. Mirotic shot 12 of 15 and made 4 of 6 3-point attempts to lead Chicago to an easy... Read more

Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls bea…

22-03-2017

Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls beat Pistons 117-95 (Yahoo Sports)

Out of the rotation at times and with his contract set to expire, Nikola Mirotic understands what's at stake for him as the season winds down. Mirotic scored a season-high 28 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 117-95 in a matchup between struggling teams fighting for a playoff spot on Wednesday night. Mirotic shot 12 of 15 and made 4 of 6 3-point attempts to lead Chicago to an easy... Read more

Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls bea…

22-03-2017

Mirotic scores season-high 28, Bulls beat Pistons 117-95 (Yahoo Sports)

Out of the rotation at times and with his contract set to expire, Nikola Mirotic understands what's at stake for him as the season winds down. Mirotic scored a season-high 28 points, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 117-95 in a matchup between struggling teams fighting for a playoff spot on Wednesday night. Mirotic shot 12 of 15 and made 4 of 6 3-point attempts to lead Chicago to an easy... Read more

Westbrook posts 35th triple-double; Thun…

22-03-2017

Add another first for Russell Westbrook - a triple-double without missing a shot. Westbrook recorded his 35th triple-double of the season with 18 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder cruised to a 122-97 win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, no NBA player previously has had a triple-double without missing a shot attempt or free throw.... Read more

Thomas scores 25; Celtics stay hot at ho…

22-03-2017

Thomas scores 25; Celtics stay hot at home with 109-100 win (Yahoo Sports)

Isaiah Thomas scored 25 points, Avery Bradley had 18 with eight rebounds and the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 109-100 on Wednesday night for their fifth win in six games. Al Horford added 15 points with eight boards and eight assists, and Jae Crowder also scored 15 points for Boston, which won for the 12th time in 13 home games. Paul George led the Pacers with 37 points and Jeff Teague had... Read more

Hornets rally in the fourth quarter for …

22-03-2017

Kemba Walker scored 22 points and Marco Belinelli came off the bench to add 20 as the Charlotte Hornets pulled off a fourth-quarter comeback to defeat the Orlando Magic 109-02 on Wednesday night. Charlotte won its third straight game and keeps its Eastern Conference playoff hopes alive after entering the night three games out of eighth place in the standings. Orlando, meanwhile, lost to Charlotte for the fourth time this season.... Read more

76ers' Embiid to undergo surgery for tor…

22-03-2017

76ers' Embiid to undergo surgery for torn meniscus (Yahoo Sports)

The Philadelphia 76ers say center Joel Embiid will undergo surgery on a torn meniscus in his left knee. Coach Brett Brown said ''there has been tremendous due diligence ... and research'' before the decision about surgery was made.... Read more

Robin Lopez, Serge Ibaka get 1-game susp…

22-03-2017

Robin Lopez, Serge Ibaka get 1-game suspensions for fighting (Yahoo Sports)

NEW YORK (AP) -- Chicago's Robin Lopez and Toronto's Serge Ibaka have both been suspended one game without pay by the NBA for fighting.... Read more

Heat list Whiteside as probable for Thur…

22-03-2017

Heat list Whiteside as probable for Thursday with hand cut (Yahoo Sports)

NBA rebounding leader Hassan Whiteside is listed as probable for Miami's game against Toronto on Thursday, despite a laceration on his right hand that needed 13 stitches to repair. Whiteside was hurt late in Miami's win over Phoenix on Tuesday. It's a critical time for the Heat, who have overcome an 11-30 start and trying to hold on to an Eastern Conference playoff spot with 11 games left.... Read more

Paul leads Clippers in blowout, watches …

22-03-2017

Paul leads Clippers in blowout, watches end with young son (Yahoo Sports)

Chris Paul scored 27 points before watching the end of a blowout with his young son on the bench, and the Clippers beat the Lakers 133-109 on Tuesday night for yet another win in the battle of Los Angeles. The Clippers have won 17 of the last 19 meetings against the Lakers. The Clippers hit 15 of 33 3-pointers, and their starters sat out the entire fourth quarter for the second consecutive game.... Read more

Middleton has 26 and Bucks beat the Blaz…

21-03-2017

Khris Middleton scored 26 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks held off the Portland Trail Blazers for a 93-90 victory on Tuesday night. Giannis Antetokounmpo added 22 points for the Bucks (35-35), who have won nine of 11 as they jostle for playoff positon in the Eastern Conference. Portland (32-38) had won three in a row and eight of 10.... Read more

Whiteside gets hurt late, leads Heat pas…

21-03-2017

Whiteside gets hurt late, leads Heat past Suns, 112-97 (Yahoo Sports)

Hassan Whiteside was enjoying a record-setting night. Whiteside needed 13 stitches postgame to close a cut in his right hand, overshadowing his 23-point, 14-rebound performance that helped the Miami Heat beat the Phoenix Suns 112-97 on Tuesday. The win put Miami back into playoff position in the Eastern Conference.... Read more

Leonard, Aldridge help Spurs outlast Tim…

21-03-2017

Leonard, Aldridge help Spurs outlast Timberwolves (Yahoo Sports)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Kawhi Leonard scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half and hit the go-ahead jumper with 54 seconds to play to help the San Antonio Spurs to a 100-93 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.... Read more

Raptors snap 11-game losing against Bull…

21-03-2017

Raptors snap 11-game losing against Bulls with 122-120 win (Yahoo Sports)

The Toronto Raptors fought and scrapped their way to their first victory over the Chicago Bulls in years. DeMar DeRozan led the way. DeRozan had 42 points, and the Raptors snapped an 11-game losing streak against the Bulls by rallying for a wild 122-120 overtime win on Tuesday night.... Read more

Warriors get 28th road win with 112-87 w…

21-03-2017

Warriors get 28th road win with 112-87 win over Mavs (Yahoo Sports)

Klay Thompson had 23 points with five 3-pointers and the Golden State Warriors earned their 28th road win this season, beating the Dallas Mavericks 112-87 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the Curry brothers. Stephen Curry, two-time MVP and the older of the brothers, had 17 points and nine assists for the defending NBA champion Warriors. The Warriors, who have a league-high 57 wins overall this season, are the first team ever... Read more

Cousins dominates as Pelicans beat Grizz…

21-03-2017

Cousins dominates as Pelicans beat Grizzlies 95-82 (Yahoo Sports)

DeMarcus Cousins enjoyed his most prolific performance yet with the Pelicans with 41 points and 17 rebounds, and New Orleans beat the Memphis Grizzlies 95-82 on Tuesday night. Cousins also blocked three shots and assisted on Anthony Davis' crowd-pleasing alley-oop dunk. Davis added 19 points and 13 rebounds for the Pelicans, who won for the fifth time in six games while snapping Memphis' four-game winning streak.... Read more

Lopez's jumper at buzzer gives Nets 98-9…

21-03-2017

Lopez's jumper at buzzer gives Nets 98-96 win over Pistons (Yahoo Sports)

While his twin brother was throwing punches, Brook Lopez landed a blow that really hurt. Lopez made a jumper as time expired to give the Brooklyn Nets a 98-96 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night. ''Well, the Lopez twins were just both doing what we do tonight,'' Lopez said.... Read more

Raptors snap personal 11-game losing str…

21-03-2017

Raptors snap personal 11-game losing streak to Bulls with 122-120 win (Yahoo Sports)

DeMar DeRozan had 42 points, and the Toronto Raptors snapped an 11-game losing streak against the Chicago Bulls by rallying for a wild 122-120 overtime win on Tuesday night. Cory Joseph had 19 points for the Raptors, and Serge Ibaka scored 16 before he was ejected for his role in a memorable fight with Robin Lopez during the third quarter. Jimmy Butler had 37 points for the Bulls, and Rajon Rondo finished with... Read more

Jerry Krause, Bulls' GM during 1990s dyn…

21-03-2017

Jerry Krause, Bulls' GM during 1990s dynasty, dies at 77 (Yahoo Sports)

Respected and reviled in his hometown, this much can't be argued when it comes to Jerry Krause: He helped take the Chicago Bulls to heights few teams have reached. Krause, the general manager of the Bulls during a 1990s dynasty that included six NBA championships with Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen leading the way, has died. The Bulls confirmed his death on Tuesday.... Read more

Popovich, coaches searching for answers …

21-03-2017

Popovich, coaches searching for answers on rest issue (Yahoo Sports)

As the godfather of the NBA's modern player rest movement, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has long championed the importance of limiting the wear and tear on players' bodies in order to prolong their careers and increase the chances of deep runs in the postseason. Commissioner Adam Silver has long been sympathetic to Popovich's point of view, acknowledging the science that proves what a difference rest can make. ''Luckily all the participants... Read more

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