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76ers win finale while Heat takes a rest

As the final seconds ticked off on one of the worst seasons in franchise history, the 76ers went full circle with a 100-87 victory over the shorthanded Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Philadelphia 76ers, LeBron James, Mario Chalmers, Chris Andersen, Chris Bosh, NBA Players

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Evans leads Pelicans past Rockets

Tyreke Evans had 25 points and 10 assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans closed out a difficult season with a crowd pleasing 105-100 victory over the playoff-bound Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Dwight Howard, Los Angeles Lakers, Golden State Warriors, Troy Daniels, Jordan Hamilton, Jeremy Lin, Terrence Jones, Orlando Magic, NBA Players, New York Knicks

Wed Apr 16, 2014

CBS Local

Warriors Beat Nuggets To End Regular Season, Face Clippers In 1st Round Of Playoffs

Jordan Crawford scored a career-high 41 points and Harrison Barnes added 30 as a squad of Golden State backups beat the Denver Nuggets 116-112 Wednesday night.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Golden State Warriors, Ty Lawson, Washington Wizards, J.J. Hickson, Cleveland Cavaliers, Danilo Gallinari, New York Knicks, Portland Trail Blazers, Sacramento Kings, JaVale McGee, NBA Players

Raptors fall to Knicks, still land No. 3 seed

The Raptors ended their regular season by blowing a 21-point lead in a 95-92 loss to the New York Knicks Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Toronto Raptors, Carmelo Anthony, Golden State Warriors, Dallas Mavericks, Tyson Chandler, NBA Players, J.R. Smith, Jeremy Tyler

The Washington Post

Millsap to sit out Hawks season finale for rest

Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap will sit out the team's regular season finale Wednesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks to rest for the playoffs.


Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, Jeff Teague, DeMarre Carroll, Paul Millsap, Utah Jazz, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players, Kyle Korver, Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets

CBS Local

Top 5 NBA Playoff Moments

With the NBA Playoffs on their way, it's time to look back on some of the incredible moments that have made playoff hoops worthy of your eyes year in and year out.


Related Topix: Sports, Seattle SuperSonics, NBA Basketball, San Antonio Spurs, Robert Horry, NBA Players

Detroit Free Press

Detroit Pistons react: Chauncey Billups calls Joe Dumars an 'icon,' but admits it's time for change

Joe Dumars' former office at the Detroit Pistons practice facility is normally a hub of activity.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Detroit Pistons, Los Angeles Clippers, Joe Dumars, Chauncey Billups, NBA Players, New York Knicks


Injured Anthony will sit out Knicks' last 2 games

The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings promises to be a day of tributes to the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were hurt, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.


Related Topix: Sports, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, New York Knicks, Outdoor Recreation, Marathon

National Public Radio

A Look At The NBA Playoff Picture

How is New York not in the playoffs? Even without Carmelo Anthony, the Knicks beat Brooklyn on Tuesday night - their third double-digit win over the Nets this season.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Players, Blake Griffin

Tue Apr 15, 2014

USA Today

Griffin's 16th tech triggers 1-game suspension

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, Blake Griffin, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Timofey Mozgov, New York Knicks

Clippers beat Nuggets 117-105 for record 57th win

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin, right, goes up for a dunk as Denver Nuggets forward Jan Vesely, of the Czech Republic, defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Blake Griffin, NBA Players, Washington Wizards, Jan Vesely, Orlando Magic, Glen Davis, Boston Celtics, J.J. Redick

Knicks' Amar'e Stoudemire blocks a shot by Nets' Mason Plumlee during the first half Tuesday.

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


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, New Jersey Nets, Carmelo Anthony, Tim Hardaway Jr., Amar'e Stoudemire, NBA Players, J.R. Smith

Wizards' coach Wittman finally makes the playoffs

He's been in charge for 519 of 'em. Won only 190. That winning percentage of .366 makes him the sole owner of last place among the 90 men who have coached at least 400 games since the league started in 1946.


Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Portland Trail Blazers, Andre Miller, NBA Players

3-on-3: Los Angeles Clippers vs. Denver Nuggets

Should players sit out one of these games? Jordan White, Hardwood Paroxysm , : I'd rest them on the SEGABABA.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, New Orleans Hornets, Chris Paul, DeAndre Jordan, NBA Players

National Public Radio

Anthony May Sit Out Knicks' Last 2 Games

Carmelo Anthony is unlikely to play Tuesday night in Brooklyn and could be done for the season, meaning he has potentially played his last game with the New York Knicks.


Related Topix: Sports, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, New York Knicks

Sports Network

Wizards blast Heat, give Pacers East's top seed

Trevor Ariza netted a game-high 25 points on 10-of-13 shooting as the Washington Wizards rolled to a 114-93 victory over the depleted Miami Heat at Verizon Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Miami Heat, New Orleans Hornets, Marcin Gortat, Bradley Beal, Al Harrington, Phoenix Suns, Trevor Ariza, Orlando Magic, NBA Players

Denver Post

Jim Gillen retiring as longtime trainer of Denver Nuggets

Jim Gillen, checking on Ty Lawson after Lawson injured his ankle, has been the team's trainer for 23 years.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Ty Lawson, NBA Players, Darrell Arthur, Wilson Chandler, New York Knicks, Memphis Grizzlies, Los Angeles Clippers

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Warriors' Bogut out indefinitely with rib fracture

The playoffs have not even begun and the Golden State Warriors are already dealing with a big blow to their postseason chances.


Related Topix: Sports, Golden State Warriors, NBA Basketball, Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76ers, Andre Iguodala, Phoenix Suns, NBA Players, Jermaine O'Neal, Ognjen Kuzmic, Boston Celtics, Festus Ezeli, Andrew Bogut

CBS Atlanta

Bobcats' Kemba Walker returns from groin injury

Kemba Walker is returning to Charlotte's lineup against the Atlanta Hawks after missing the last two games with a sore right groin.


Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Bobcats, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Kemba Walker, Luke Ridnour, Minnesota Timberwolves, Atlanta Hawks, DeMarre Carroll, Kyle Korver, Houston Rockets, Utah Jazz, Chicago Bulls, Memphis Grizzlies


Nothin' but Net: Coaches headed to the unemployment line

It's as inevitable as the sunrise and in some cases truly warranted. We could debate the merits of firing these men, but let's deal in realities.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Knicks, NBA Basketball, Jason Kidd, Raymond Felton, Rasheed Wallace, Portland Trail Blazers, Dallas Mavericks, NBA Players, J.R. Smith, Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers, Derek Fisher, Oklahoma City Thunder, Houston Rockets