NBA Players Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. LA Clippers hit bump on the road, lose Game 3 at PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    PORTLAND >> Portland went 28-13 at home during the regular season. The Clippers were 24-17 on the road.

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  2. Canzano: Trail Blazers finally got tough vs. Chris Paul and the ClippersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Here was Game 3, wrapped up and tucked away on Saturday night. The Clippers left the court, walked in an unhappy single-file line through the visiting tunnel at Moda Center, losers for the first time in this best-of-seven first-round series.

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  3. Clippers guard J.J. Redick talks about Game 3 loss to BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    Redick was among many Clippers players who struggled with their shooting in the 96-88 loss to Portland Saturday night. Redick indicated the team never found a rhythm in the game.

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  4. Lillard has 32 and Blazers beat Clippers 96-88 in Game 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Damian Lillard scored 32 points and the Portland Trail Blazers found their offense at home, beating the Los Angeles Clippers 96-88 on Saturday night to pull within 2-1 in the Western Conference first-round series. Newly crowned Most Improved Player CJ McCollum added 27 points for Portland, which snapped a five-game losing streak to the Clippers going back to the regular season.

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  5. Thunder beat Mavericks 119-108 for 3-1 lead in testy seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    Kevin Durant got ejected, Russell Westbrook was part of a shouting match in front of his bench and Serge Ibaka drew a technical for throwing an elbow in the final seconds with the outcome already decided. Regardless, the Oklahoma City Thunder are now in firm control of a testy first-round series that got quite a bit testier.

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  6. NBA Playoff CapsulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Jeremy Lin scored 18 points and Kemba Walker had 17 as Charlotte beat Miami 96-80 on Saturday to snap a 12-game playoff losing streak and earn its first postseason victory in 14 years. Rookie Frank Kaminsky, who got the starting nod, scored eight of his 15 points during an 18-0 run in the third quarter that broke open a 53-all game.

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  7. Blazers make it rain on L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Columbian

    And with enough of that sweet water, as well as some guile provided by Mason Plumlee and Maurice Harkless, this best-of-seven series between the Blazers and Clippers finally bore fruit. The Portland Trail Blazers made it a series Saturday night with a 96-88 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers, led by dynamic duo performance from Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum .

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  8. So, who are these Trail Blazers, and where'd the Clippers go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Clippers guard J.J. Redick, center, shoots in front of Portland Trail Blazers center Mason Plumlee, left, and guard C.J. McCollum, right, during the first half of Game 3 of the Western Conference playoff on Saturday. Clippers guard J.J. Redick, center, shoots in front of Portland Trail Blazers center Mason Plumlee, left, and guard C.J. McCollum, right, during the first half of Game 3 of the Western Conference playoff on Saturday.

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  9. Thunder take control in Game 4, 119-108Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Daily Thunder

    So here's the summary: The Thunder closed the first quarter on a 20-5 run to take control of the game, then spent the rest of it holding off Dallas runs before eventually Enes Kanter completely dominated the fourth quarter with 16 points as OKC put it away. Oh, and Kevin Durant committed a flagrant 2 foul and was ejected with 50.6 seconds left.

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  10. Hornets snap 14-year playoff drought, beat Heat 96-80Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Times Observer

    After the Charlotte Hornets dropped the first two games of their first-round series against the Miami Heat, team owner Michael Jordan and assistant coach Patrick Ewing approached coach Steve Clifford with a suggestion: Post up rookie 7-footer Frank Kaminsky more. "When you have two first-ballot Hall of Famers.

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  11. Lillard, McCollum lead Blazers to Game 3 victory over ClippersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | USA Today

    Lillard, McCollum lead Blazers to Game 3 victory over Clippers The dynamic duo of Lillard and McCollum combined for 59 points on 21-for-42 from the field. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1WjIHaJ April 20, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard shoots a basket against Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan during the first half at Staples Center.

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  12. Marcus Smart fined $5,000 for floppingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Boston.com

    Celtics guard Marcus Smart on Saturday was fined $5,000 by the NBA for violating anti-flopping rules during Boston's Game 3 playoff win over the Hawks on Friday. "I was just trying to make winning plays for my team," Smart said.

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  13. Spurs, Cavs look to sweep; Celtics, Rockets try to get evenRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Tribune-Chronicle

    The San Antonio Spurs know finishing off a playoff series is challenging. Being a win away from sweeping an opponent is even harder.

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  14. Pacers beat Raptors 100-83 in Game 4 to even seriesRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Tribune-Chronicle

    George Hill and Ian Mahinmi each scored 22 points, Paul George added 19 and the Pacers bounced back from an embarrassing home loss two days earlier to rout the Toronto Raptors 100-83 on Saturday and even the first-round playoff series at 2-2. "This is how I wanted us to respond to the Game 3 loss," George said.

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  15. Russell Westbrook Gets into an Argument with Salah Mejri, Double Technical GivenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | BleacherReport

    Tensions were running high between the Dallas Mavericks and the Oklahoma City Thunder again Saturday night during Game 4 of the teams' first-round series. When Salah Mejri went to retrieve the ball from the Oklahoma City bench to inbound it during the second quarter, Anthony Morrow withheld it from the Mavericks big man.

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  16. Clippers vs Trail Blazers: Game 3 Score, Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA PlayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | BleacherReport

    After two double-digit road losses in the series, the Portland Trail Blazers closed the gap with a 96-88 home win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday at the Damian Lillard answered the call with his team in a hole, scoring 32 points and grabbing five rebounds. He started the scoring with a three-pointer and finished the first quarter with 12 of Portland's 22 points.

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  17. Curry probable for Game 4 against RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry cheers from the bench during the first half in Game 2 against the Houston Rockets on Monday in Oakland. HOUSTON >> Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors agree he that is expected to return to action in Game 4 of their first-round playoff series against the Houston Rockets on Sunday.

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  18. Commentary: Draymond Green needs to be back at his best for the Warriors in Game 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Houston >> The Warriors are expecting to get their guy back for Game 4. That's a game changer for the top seed, looking to stamp out whatever hope the Rockets have in this first round Western Conference series. If they had him last game, the Warriors would be going for a sweep.

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  19. Dirk Nowitzki won't give up on making 'one more push'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | ESPN

    Kevin Durant is ejected in the game's final minute for a flagrant foul on Justin Anderson. But it doesn't matter as Russell Westbrook scores 25 points and hands out 15 assists to lead the Thunder to a 119-108 victory over the Mavericks.

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  20. Thunder beat Mavs, 119-108, in a game that turned uglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    With 11:31 remaining in the second quarter of Saturday's playoff game between the Dallas Mavericks and Oklahoma City Thunder, the game turned not-so-surprisingly ugly. No fists were thrown, but American Airlines Center security and ushers - along with Mavs coaches - rushed over near the Thunder bench where a near melee was on the verge of happening.

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