It’s been only a week since the death of Isaiah Thomas’ younger sister, Chyna Thomas, in a car accident triggered what he has called the “hardest week of my life.”
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The Chicago Bulls will start seldom-used point guard Isaiah Canaan in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics
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Indiana wants the NBA All-Star Game and sent Larry Bird to get it _ in an Indy car
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Isaiah Thomas scored 33 points, and the Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls 104-95 to tie their first-round playoff series at 2-all
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St. Louis continued its late-season surge into the playoffs with a 4-1 series victory over Minnesota.
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Chris Paul and his Los Angeles Clippers teammates are more concerned with supporting Blake Griffin than worrying about Game 4 against the Utah Jazz. “It’s tough … as much as me and big fella have been together,” Paul said.
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Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers sounded in awe of his point guard after watching Chris Paul beat the Utah Jazz with a fantastic fourth-quarter performance. Paul scored a season-high 34 points and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied for a 111-106 victory Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in the first-round NBA playoff series. “He has an amazing will,” Rivers said.
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The low hit sent Ovechkin to the locker room for the rest of the first period, but he returned to start the second.
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Al Horford had 18 points and eight rebounds, Isaiah Thomas scored 16, and the top-seeded Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls 104-87 Friday after dropping the first two games of their opening-round series at home
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The Portland Trail Blazers upgraded center Jusuf Nurkic to doubtful for Game 3 of their playoff series against the Golden State Warriors. The Warriors have a 2-0 lead in the series, which shifts to Portland on Saturday night. Nurkic missed the final se…
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Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo is out indefinitely with a broken right thumb
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Memphis coach David Fizdale set the tone with his memorable rant about the officiating in Game 2, which led to a $30,000 fine by the NBA. Then the Grizzlies matched his intensity on the court. Mike Conley had 24 points and eight assists, helping the Gr…
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There’s three Game 3s on Friday night, with the Bulls and Rockets looking for 3-0 cushions and the Jazz and Clippers vying for a 2-1 lead
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A former player for the Boston Celtics has been found guilty of receiving guns that were stolen off a freight train in Chicago
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Celtics coach Brad Stevens says he is aware of video that appears to show guard Marcus Smart making an obscene gesture toward the crowd during Boston’s Game 2 loss to the Chicago Bulls
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Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2 against Bulls, then be with family for sister’s funeral
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Geoffrey Kirui wins his first Boston Marathon, pulling away from Galen Rupp.
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“He’s a true competitor and tonight he was playing for his sister and he was playing for his family.”
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Jimmy Butler had 30 points and nine rebounds and the Chicago Bulls outlasted Boston 106-102 in Game 1 on an emotional night for grieving Celtics star Isaiah Thomas
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Joe Johnson has seen a lot in his 16 years in the NBA. All that experience is why the Utah Jazz brought him in this season. It paid off when Johnson drove the lane and hit a floater at the buzzer, giving the Jazz a 97-95 victory over the Los Angeles Cl…
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