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18 min ago | BleacherReport

The Biggest Takeaways from Los Angeles Lakers' 2013-14 Regular Season

Is there a chance that head coach Mike D'Antoni could actually return, despite seemingly endless vitriol from the fanbase? Lakers fans are searching for answers to a variety of questions after years of championship contention and a number of Larry O'Brien trophies, but they'll have to spend the next few months focusing on the biggest takeaways from ... (more)

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

BleacherReport

What Houston Rockets Need from James Harden During NBA Playoffs

The long grind of the regular season is finally through, as James Harden and his Houston Rockets have reached the playoffs as the fourth seed out West.

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Related Topix: Sports, Houston Rockets, NBA Basketball, Oklahoma City Thunder, NBA Players, James Harden, Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard, Orlando Magic, New York Knicks, Golden State Warriors, Jeremy Lin, Terrence Jones

The Charlotte Observer

Game 2 key for Bobcats: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist's ability to...

The Miami Heat's LeBron James is difficult to guard under any circumstances, but the Charlotte Bobcats' Michael Kidd-Gilchrist did a decent job in Game 1 of their NBA playoff series – until he got into foul trouble.

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Related Topix: Sports, Charlotte Bobcats, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Milwaukee Bucks, Josh McRoberts, Indiana Pacers, Gerald Henderson, Orlando Magic, Chris Douglas-Roberts, Jeff Taylor

ArizonaSports.com

Jeff Hornacek: We got it back to Phoenix Suns basketball

His players believed he deserved the honor and said as much as they cleaned out their lockers late last week.

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Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, Dallas Mavericks, Goran Dragic, Gerald Green, Indiana Pacers, New Jersey Nets, NBA Players, Houston Rockets

NewsOK.com

Mark Whicker: Tanks, but no tanks, NBA

The franchise of Julius Erving, Moses Malone and Wilt Chamberlain won 19 games and lost 63 this season.

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BleacherReport

Los Angeles Clippers Working to Shut Down Stephen Curry at All Costs

Stephen Curry becomes even smaller and weaker against two dedicated defenders, trying to throw passes while hoping not to fall out of bounds.

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The Oregonian

Blazers-Rockets: What TNT commentators said during and after Portland's Game 1 victory

The Trail Blazers and Houston Rockets return to work today after Sunday's scintillating Game 1 of their Western Conference series in which Portland pulled out a 122-120 victory at the Toyota Center.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Forbes.com

Weather Forecast for Lakers: Kobe Bryant Is Upset

Kobe Bryant was in Paris when his teammates were in El Segundo for exit interviews.

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The State

Portland's Aldridge ready for Game 2

"It was a true blessing to play on that level and to be in that select company and I'm happy about it and it's time to move on," Aldridge said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Basketball, LaMarcus Aldridge, NBA Players, Damian Lillard, Dwight Howard, Clyde Drexler, Orlando Magic, Houston Rockets

KTIK-AM Boise

Late Dwight Howard foul was wrong in Rockets-Blazers

Dwight Howard free throws with the game on the line late in overtime? The NBA says that should have been the scenario at the end of Sunday's Game 1 of the series between Howard's Houston Rockets and the Portland Trail Blazers.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Dwight Howard, Orlando Magic, NBA Players, Portland Trail Blazers, Joel Freeland

Inside Bay Area

Kawakami: Mark Jackson's Warriors future will be judgment call

The Warriors players continue to rally around Mark Jackson and it's genuine because that locker room loves him.

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Related Topix: Sports, Golden State Warriors, NBA Basketball, Hilton Armstrong, Atlanta Hawks, Stephen Curry, Washington Wizards, NBA Players, Fred Hoiberg, Los Angeles Clippers, Matt Barnes

ClipperBlog.com

3-on-3: Los Angeles Clippers vs. Golden State Warriors, Game 2

Los Angeles Clippers vs. Golden State Warriors Warriors lead series 1-0 STAPLES Center April 21, 2014 7:30 p.m. PST TNT 1. What was the biggest problem for the Clippers in their Game 1 loss? Seth Partnow, : Blake not being on the floor.

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International Business Times

Ashton Kutcher's Fiance Mila Kunis Flaunts Baby Bump, Glows after Louisiana Vacation

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher were spotted at the LAX Airport while coming back from their trip to Louisiana.

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Cavs

5 on 5: "Season of Huh?" edition

This week, we're looking back on this bizarre Cavs season, and looking forward to the future.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

ArcaMax Publishing

NBA says Clippers' Chris Paul was fouled on critical play

The NBA issued a statement Sunday that said Clippers point guard Chris Paul was fouled by Golden State forward Draymond Green when he lost control of the ball and should have been awarded two free throws during Game 1 of the first-round playoff series Saturday at Staples Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, New Orleans Hornets, Golden State Warriors, Chris Paul, NBA Players, Draymond Green, Steve Blake

KOLO-TV Reno

James, Wade Lead Heat Past Bobcats 99-88 in Game 1

LeBron James scored 27 points, Dwyane Wade added 23 and the Miami Heat used a late charge to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 99-88 on Sunday in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference first-round series.

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CBS Sports

Lakers' Jim Buss says he'll quit if club doesn't contend

Lakers owner and head of basketball operations Jim Buss says he told his family business during a January business meeting that he will step down if the Lakers do not return to contention within "three or fours years."

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Portland Tribune

EGGERS: Picking a run-and-gun Blazers-Rockets series

Everything seemed pretty loosey-goosey as the Trail Blazers wrapped up their practice session Saturday night at the Toyota Center.

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BleacherReport

NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Carmelo Anthony, Grant Hill and Pau Gasol

Carmelo Anthony is stuck watching the playoffs as a spectator after an abysmal season with the New York Knicks.

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My San Antonio

Howard, Rockets starving for title

The presentation - exhaustive, high-tech and prepared over months of painstaking work to convince Dwight Howard to come to Houston - was ready, but not enough.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, Dwight Howard, Oklahoma City Thunder, Orlando Magic, NBA Players, James Harden

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