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Steve Kerr on Warriors’ late possession vs. Rockets: “I wanted the timeout”

Should Golden State have stopped the clock to get a better look?

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We have a series: Houston stuns Golden State

The Rockets trailed by double digits in the fourth quarter and stared a 3-1 deficit against the Warriors in the face. Then they did something about it.

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NBA Playoffs: Steph Curry refuses to blame THIS for Warriors defeat to Rockets

The Warriors had a 10-point lead going into the fourth quarter, but blew it. Rockets upped their intensity and ran out 95-92 winners to steal a win on the road and level the series at 2-2. Although Steph Curry wound up with 28 points, he was unable to …

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NBA Odds: Celtics Small home Underdogs Entering Pivotal Game 5

The Boston Celtics will be looking to avoid falling behind in their Eastern Conference Finals matchup with the Cleveland Cavaliers when they hit the floor for Game 5 on Wednesday as 1-point underdogs on the NBA odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShar…

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James Harden ferociously dunked all over Draymond Green

James Harden POSTERIZED Draymond Green during the first half of Game 4 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night. Whether or not the Rockets win this series against the Warriors, Harden will at least have this to put on his career highlight ree…

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Watch James Harden dunk all over Draymond Green (VIDEO)

This is one of the best dunks of the postseason.

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NBA Prospects Analyze Strength of Big 12 Conference

Keenan Evans, Udoka Azubuike, Malik Newman and Sagaba Konate analyzed the strength of the Big 12 conference and how it prepared them for the NBA.

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Warriors face off against Rockets in Game 4

The Golden State Warriors are facing off against the Houston Rockets in Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals at Oracle Arena.

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Why Jason Whitlock Believes ‘It’s Curtains’ For Celtics Against Cavs

There are at least two games left to be played in the Eastern Conference finals, but one sports pundit believes the series already is over. During Tuesday’s edition of “Speak For Yourself” on FOX Sports 1, co-host Jason Whitlock explained why Monday’s Game 4 all but sealed the Boston Celtics&

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Report: Mike Woodson close to joining Suns coaching staff

This is a smart move for Phoenix.

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Dream Team 2020: Building a fantasy Mavs squad to play alongside Dennis Smith Jr. in the post-Dirk era

Let’s deal in reality before we step into the fantasy world. The Mavericks are not going to be a playoff team in 2018-19. There’s simply too much ground to cover for a 24-win team in the Western Conference, no matter what kind of magic they might have up their sleeve. So let’s all agree that

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Andre Iguodala Ruled Out for Game 4 of Rockets vs. Warriors with Knee Injury

The Golden State Warriors are two wins away from their fourth straight trip to the NBA Finals, but they will not have forward Andre Iguodala in their lineup Tuesday for Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets: On Monday, Ant…

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NBA Struggles Twice To Explain Marcus Morris’ Offensive Foul On Kevin Love

Monday was a disappointing night for the Boston Celtics, as they fell to the Cleveland Cavaliers 111-102 in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals, evening the series at two games apiece. A problem for Boston throughout the game was their inability to…

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Chalmers falsely took credit for Wade-LeBron play

Grizzlies point guard Mario Chalmers spent much of his time with the Miami Heat being shouted at by LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. All these years later, Chalmers is still managing to get on his former teammates’ nerves. When Bleacher Report posted a photo on Instagram about Wade wanting

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Celtics hope return home can slow LeBron, Cavs in Game 5

BOSTON (AP) — The Celtics expected to see a different LeBron James in Cleveland after the Cavaliers fell into a 2-0 hole to open the Eastern Conference finals Two games and back-to-back wins later , James has reminded everyone exactly why he’s been to seven straight NBA finals. Boston will be back

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2017-18 Pelicans Season in Review: Nikola Mirotic

Age: 27 NBA experience: Four seasons (one with Pelicans) Games played/started: 55/14 (30/11 with Pelicans) The fourth-quarter buzzer had just sounded at Oracle Arena minutes earlier – signifying the end to New Orleans’ excellent 2017-18 campaign – but the team’s postseason starting power forward

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