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  1. Carlislea s new lineup clicks for MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    What Carlisle didn't reveal was that he was going to unleash a championship-tested secret weapon on the Houston Rockets in hopes of avoiding a four-game sweep in the Western Conference first-round series. Carlisle trotted out a new lineup with guard J.J. Barea and Al-Farouq Aminu joining Tyson Chandler, Monta Ellis and Dirk Nowitzki in the starting lineup.

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  2. Grizzlies, Bulls wary even with big leads in playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    The Grizzlies and Bulls head into their games Monday night in complete control of their respective series, needing just one more victory to advance to the next round. The Cavs completed a sweep of the Boston Celtics on Sunday, but lost Kevin Love to an injury and may be without J.R. Smith when their second-round series begins after he was ejected for hitting Jae Crowder.

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  3. LeBron leads Cavaliers' playoff sweep of BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    Cleveland Cavaliers completed their four-game first-round sweep of Boston with a 101-93 win but suffered the potential loss of forward Kevin Love with a dislocated left shoulder. The win in a very physical game that saw Cleveland guard JR Smith ejected sent the second-seeded Cavs into the Eastern Conference semi-finals against the winner of the Chicago Bulls-Milwaukee Bucks series.

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  4. After Wizards get sweep, Pierce takes jabs at Raptors, DrakeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    So before turning his attention to whoever his team's second-round Eastern Conference opponent will be in a week or more - either No. 1 seed Atlanta or No.

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  5. Lessons Learned from Golden State Warriors' First-Round Victory over PelicansRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Golden State Warriors made believers of the rest of the nation with a four-game sweep of the New Orleans Pelicans in their first-round playoff series. The newcomer The Warriors had their way in two of the four games, holding on to big leads until New Orleans fought back late each time.

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  6. NBA: Kevin Love hurt as Cavs sweep CelticsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    LeBron James scored 27 points Sunday at Boston as the Cavaliers overcame a shoulder injury to Kevin Love to complete a first-round sweep of the Celtics with a 101-93 win. Love left the court in the first quarter with a dislocated left shoulder, and J.R. Smith was ejected for swinging his arm at Jae Crowder, but the Cavaliers held on to win a series for the first time since 2010 - before James left for Miami.

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  7. Do Chicago Bulls Have Enough Momentum for Next Step of the Playoffs?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Unless they become the first team in NBA history to blow a 3-0 series lead, the Chicago Bulls will beat the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round of the 2015 playoffs. But after that happens , do they have any momentum left for the next round? Anyway, once the 3-1 Bulls finally win the series - which will likely be in Game 5 - they'll land an Eastern Conference Semifinals matchup with the Cleveland Cavaliers .

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  8. Buzzer-beater could bode well for future for feisty BucksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    If the rebuilding blueprint goes according to plan in Milwaukee, the impact of the rousing victory over the Chicago Bulls in Game 4 could last for years to come. The postseason has been a lesson in perseverance for the young, feisty Bucks - a microcosm of sorts for the rest of the year.

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  9. Latest Michigan sportsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Cabrera has three homers this season, all against Cleveland, and nine of his 13 RBIs this season are against the Indians. Kyle Lobstein picked up the win, allowing three runs and six hits in seven innings.

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  10. Weekend Sports In BriefRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Cleveland's power forward was injured in the first quarter of the Cavaliers' 101-93 victory that completed a four-game sweep when he and Boston's Kelly Olynyk chased a loose ball into the left corner after Jae Crowder of the Celtics missed a 3-pointer. Olynyk's right arm became entangled with Love's left arm.

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  11. Brook Lopez, an increasingly hot property ... IF he opts outRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Nets Daily

    Brook Lopez has said more than once that he won't think about free agency until the playoffs are over, and his play would indicate he doesn't want to face that decision too soon. He's averaging 19.7 points, 11.3 rebounds and 1.67 blocks per game against the Hawks this series.

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  12. Cleveland Cavaliers beat Boston Celtics in NBA play-offsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Canberra Times

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have won a sometimes brutal battle, defeating the Boston Celtics 101-93 to advance to the second round of the NBA play-offs. With 27 points, 10 rebounds and eight assists from LeBron James, the Cavs withstood the early exit of star forward Kevin Love with a shoulder injury to complete a 4-0 sweep of the Celtics in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference first-round series.

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  13. Dallas Mavericks stay alive vs. Houston RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | UPI

    Trailing 3-0 in a best-of-seven playoff series is as good a time as any to make adjustments to your starting lineup. J.J. Barea and Al-Farouq Aminu each contributed double-doubles in their first starts of the postseason and Monta Ellis scored 31 points as the Dallas Mavericks held off the Houston Rockets 121-109 to extend their first-round series to a fifth game.

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  14. Paul Pierce destroys Raptors on social mediaRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | USA Today

    After turning in a solid performance to help complete a first-round sweep of the Toronto Raptors on Sunday night, Washington Wizards guard Paul Pierce took to tanning the Raptor's hides on every social media platform. When asked about the officiating tonight, Mavs HC Rick Carlisle put a piece of tape over his mouth.

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  15. LeBron James guides Cleveland to playoff semi-finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    LeBron James scored 27 points as Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 101-93 to book their passage into the semi-finals of the Eastern Conference play-offs. James grabbed 10 rebounds and dished out eight assists as the Cavs built a 21-point half-time lead and held off a Boston charge that brought the Celtics as close as eight early in the fourth quarter.

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  16. Clippers get mad at themselves, then get good and get even with SpursRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ArcaMax Publishing

    They were widely dismissed as the same old Los Angeles Clippers, too mentally fragile to fight back from consecutive losses in the playoffs against a supposedly deeper, savvier team. Their shortcomings were spelled out in painful detail for each of them to see during a 21/2-hour film session in a hotel ballroom on the eve of a must-win game against the defending NBA champions.

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  17. Conley won't play for Memphis on Monday - Mon, 27 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Memphis guard Mike Conley will not play tonight in Game 4 of the Grizzlies' playoff series with the Portland Trail Blazers because of a facial injury.

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  18. Love: Olynyk's 'bush-league' play caused injury - Mon, 27 Apr 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    Cleveland's power forward was injured in the first quarter of the Cavaliers' 101-93 victory that completed a four-game sweep when he and Boston's Kelly Olynyk chased a loose ball into the left corner after Jae Crowder of the Celtics missed a 3-pointer. Olynyk's right arm became entangled with Love's left arm.

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  19. Wall, Beal lead Wiz past Raptors 125-94 in Game 4 for sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Washington Wizards guard John Wall passes the ball to center Marcin Gortat , from Poland, past Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas , from Lithuania, in the first half of Game 4 in the first round of the NBA basketball playoffs, Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Washington. The Wizards won 125-94 to complete the first sweep of a seven-game series in club history, and advancing them to the second-round.

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  20. The playoff series against Portland has Memphis' Zach Randolph walking down memory laneRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Portland is where it all began for Z-Bo, who played his first six seasons in the NBA with the Blazers. "It's real special.

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