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2 hrs ago | CBS Local

Ellis Plays Key Role In Mavs' Playoff Berth

Monta Ellis had just missed a jumper that could have lifted Dallas out of a matchup with top-seeded San Antonio in the first round of the playoffs.


Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Basketball, Milwaukee Bucks, Golden State Warriors, NBA Players, Monta Ellis, Jose Calderon, Toronto Raptors, Atlanta Hawks, Devin Harris, Dirk Nowitzki, Utah Jazz

2 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Ellis plays key role in Mavs' playoff berth

So it comes as no surprise that the guard simply says "the standings is 0-0" with the Mavericks getting ready for a first-round playoff series with a San Antonio team they haven't beaten in more than two years.


Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Basketball, Jose Calderon, Toronto Raptors, Atlanta Hawks, Dirk Nowitzki, Utah Jazz, NBA Players, Devin Harris

5 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Preview capsules of the NBA 1st-round series

In this June 18, 2013 file photo, San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker, right, and Miami Heat small forward LeBron James collide during the second half of Game 6 of the NBA Finals in Miami.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Atlanta Hawks, Toronto Raptors, Indiana Pacers, Charlotte Bobcats

7 hrs ago | Lake Show Life

LSL Roundtable: End of Season Awards

Apr 8, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash is congratulated by teammates Jodie Meeks , Nick Young and Jordan Farmar after passing Mark Jackson to move into third on the all-time NBA assist list in the second quarter against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers, Washington Wizards, Phoenix Suns, Jodie Meeks, Nick Young, Houston Rockets, Steve Nash, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Players, Jordan Farmar, Jordan Hill

11 hrs ago | CBS Local

Grande: NBA Awards And Celtics' Lottery Odds

We get our year-end award ballots from the NBA in early April. I know people that open the file, fill them out and are done with them in ten minutes.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Boston Celtics, Kelly Olynyk, NBA Players, Kris Humphries, Toronto Raptors, Oklahoma City Thunder, Jeff Green, Orlando Magic, Jerryd Bayless, Chris Johnson, Portland Trail Blazers, Minnesota Timberwolves, New Orleans Hornets, Memphis Grizzlies

15 hrs ago | Reuters

Billionaire Usmanov remains Russia's richest tycoon: Forbes

Alisher Usmanov is Russia's richest tycoon for the third year in a row, with wealth of $18.6 billion, after selling his stake in the social media website Facebook, according to the latest report by the U.S. magazine Forbes.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball

17 hrs ago | News Herald

Nets rest starters, lose 114-85 to Cavaliers

Brooklyn coach Jason Kidd sat his starters for the season finale and the Nets wound up with the No.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Tyler Zeller, Dion Waiters, Luol Deng, Kyrie Irving, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players

17 hrs ago | CNN

Ben Eagle: NBA playoffs preview: Can tested Nets upset Raptors?

Deron Williams and the Nets fell to the No. 6 seed in the East after losing four of their last five games.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Toronto Raptors, Kyle Lowry, Jonas Valanciunas, DeMar DeRozan, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Sacramento Kings

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Goodwin helps Suns to 104-99 win over Kings

Archie Goodwin scored 12 of his career-high 29 points in the fourth quarter and the Phoenix Suns defeated the Sacramento Kings 104-99 Wednesday night in the season finale for both teams.


Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles Lakers, Gerald Green, Indiana Pacers, Houston Rockets, Archie Goodwin, Dallas Mavericks, Marcus Morris, NBA Players, Channing Frye

Anchorage Daily News

Burke's 32 lift Jazz over Wolves in the finale

Gordon Hayward had 23 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, and Derrick Favors added 21 points and 12 boards for the Jazz , who would have tied the worst record since the team relocated in 1979 with a loss.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, Jeremy Evans, Trey Burke, Enes Kanter, NBA Players

WMUR-TV Manchester

Celtics lose last game of the season

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Boston Celtics, Toronto Raptors, Kelly Olynyk, Oklahoma City Thunder, Jeff Green, Jerryd Bayless, Rajon Rondo, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Players, Kris Humphries, Memphis Grizzlies


4. Jazz dilemma: What is Hayward worth?

Based on four years in the NBA, that's the kind of money Gordon Hayward deserves to be offered as he heads into the offseason as a restricted free agent.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Utah Jazz, NBA Players, Jeff Hornacek, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors

Handing Out the 2014 'Celtie Awards'

Before anyone goes into their, "I've got so many people to thank" acceptance speech, let's make something clear: this was a terrible Celtics season.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Boston Celtics, Avery Bradley, NBA Players, Kris Humphries

The News Tribune

Dallas Mavericks

That is what's at stake in the Western Conference Wednesday night when the Memphis Grizzlies host the Dallas Mavericks at FedExForum.


Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Basketball, Milwaukee Bucks, Golden State Warriors, Dirk Nowitzki, NBA Players, Brandan Wright, Monta Ellis, Memphis Grizzlies

CBS Local

Lichtenstein: Playoff Success, Not Knicks' Demise, Will Boost Nets' Brand

The star point guard was one of few in the Brooklyn organization who went on the record on Tuesday to discuss the down season recorded by their rivals from across the East River.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Jason Kidd, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Players, New York Knicks


NBA Playoff Predictions 2014: Odds and Sleeper Picks for Postseason Play

While the final two teams standing in the Eastern Conference were decided long ago, it might not be that simple in the seemingly predictable bracket.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Golden State Warriors, Derrick Rose, NBA Players, Indiana Pacers, Joakim Noah

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Detroit Free Press

NBA roundup: Tim Hardaway Jr., Knicks keep Nets from clinching 5th

Former Wolverine Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 16 points, and the New York Knicks, playing without the injured Carmelo Anthony, beat the Brooklyn Nets, 109-98, on Tuesday night to win the season series between city rivals.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Knicks, NBA Basketball, Tim Hardaway Jr., NBA Players, Carmelo Anthony, Denver Nuggets, J.R. Smith, NCAA Basketball, Michigan Wolverines NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, University of Michigan NCAA

Lone Star Ball

NBA: Playoffs

Why they're dangerous: I love the Mavericks' franchise. I really do. I think Mark Cuban is the best owner in sports, Dirk Nowitzki is one of the top three players of his generation and their veterans have done a great job.


Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Basketball, Milwaukee Bucks, Jose Calderon, Toronto Raptors, Houston Rockets, Golden State Warriors, Sacramento Kings, Dirk Nowitzki, Samuel Dalembert, NBA Players, Brandan Wright, Monta Ellis

Wall Street Journal

Net Gains as Playoffs Near

The finish line is in Cleveland. The Nets started this eventful season there, and they will conclude it there on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Miami Heat, LeBron James, NBA Players

Blog a Bull

NBA playoff picture: Bulls still have shot at No. 3 seed, if they even want it

There are, mercifully, just two days left before the regular season closes shop and the bright promise of the NBA playoffs begins in full.


Related Topix: Sports, Indiana Pacers, NBA Basketball, Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls, David West, New Orleans Hornets, Paul George, NBA Players