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  1. San Antonio Spurs Hammered in Series Opener Against Los Angeles ClippersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Air Alamo

    Apr 19, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; San Antonio Spurs center Aron Baynes fights for a loose ball with Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul and forward Matt Barnes during the third quarter in game one of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports The San Antonio Spurs opened the playoffs on the wrong side of the scoreboard on Sunday night, falling to the Los Angeles Clippers 107-92 in game of this first round series.

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  2. Atlanta Hawks selling a limited number of tickets to Wednesday's ...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Techmeme

    Atlanta Hawks selling a limited number of tickets to Wednesday's game exclusively via Twitter, a first for an NBA team - Twitter Begins Selling Sports Tickets, Starting With the NBA Playoffs - When Twitter first announced plans to sell stuff in tweets, sports tickets seemed like a logical fit

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  3. Trail Blazers' Locker Room Sign Stated 'We Don't Lose to Spanish Players'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Portland Trail Blazers used some questionable motivational tactics to prepare for their opening-round playoff series against the Memphis Grizzlies. On a laminated card in the FedExForum visiting locker room, Portland included a number of phrases, which included, "We don't lose to Spanish players," per The Oregonian 's John Canzano .

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  4. Twitter Begins Selling Sports Tickets, Starting With the NBA PlayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Re/code

    When Twitter first announced plans to sell stuff in tweets, sports tickets seemed like a logical fit because of the large followings professional teams have on the social network. Now, the NBA's Atlanta Hawks are tapping into the potential demand, announcing today that they're selling a limited number of tickets to Wednesday's playoff game against the Brooklyn Nets directly from a tweet.

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  5. Biggest Adjustments Dallas Mavericks Must Make in Game 2 Versus Houston RocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Dallas Mavericks suffered an awkward loss to the Houston Rockets in Game 1 of their first-round matchup. There were a lot of obvious flaws in Dallas' defense, and head coach Rick deserve some credit for bouncing back from an early deficit, but it was still a worrying performance.

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  6. Fan Posts Picture of Herself with Thunder's Dion Waiters, Calls Him Dwyane WadeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    When this employee saw Dwyane Wade walk into her store, she jumped at the opportunity to take a picture with the Well, she ended up posting her picture with "Wade" on her Instagram account. Waiters saw the post and got a good laugh out of it:

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  7. Cavs' Blatt relaxed, unflappable in playoff debutRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    It had to be a moment of personal triumph for Cavaliers coach David Blatt, a decisive 113-100 victory over the Boston Celtics in his NBA playoff debut. But from an individual standpoint, all he could think about was that his three daughters - Ela and twins Shani and Adi - had flown in from Israel for their first game in Cleveland.

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  8. Pelicans Coach: Golden State Warriors Games Are Too LoudRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS13 CBS13 is getting answers. See latest Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto news and weather from CBS13 News.

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  9. Fan favourite James Johnson says hea s OK with limited role on RaptorsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    Firmly planted at the end of the Raptors bench Saturday, and with Toronto falling further behind, James Johnson heard the fans calling his name. "I did.

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  10. Transcript: Omri on KHTK w/Dave 4/20/15Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sactown Royalty

    Dave: I spoke to Omri Casspi on Friday, I don't want to try to play this off as a live interview because he is in Hawaii, he's taking a little R&R, he took the coach's advice so he was about to catch a plane, and right now it is about 3:40 AM in Hawaii, I don't think we're going to get Omri on but he was nice enough to join us and I was curious about what he was going to do with his rest and his relaxation; jet-skis, drinks with umbrellas, whatever, and so that's how we started it off: What are going to do on your break in Hawaii, buddy? Omri: I'm actually going and flying to Hawaii with my girlfriend for a week, just to get some time off from basketball, some time off from the world, basically, and just taking some time off, relax, and clear my mind to go back home.

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  11. Little 9: Cavaliers bench players boosting team's "Big 3"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This Sunday, April 19, 2015 photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' James Jones celebrates a shot during the first round NBA playoff basketball game between the Boston Celtics and the Cavaliers in Cleveland. The "Big 3" garner all the hype and headlines, but the Cavaliers are much more than LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love.

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  12. Memphis Grizzlies guard Beno Udrih steps up in win over Portland Trail BlazersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Age

    Banging bodies: Portland Trail Blazers centre Meyers Leonard and Memphis Grizzlies counterpart Marc Gasol recoil after colliding. The Grizzlies won 100-86.

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  13. Ludacris To Perform At Game 2 Of Atlanta Hawks' Opening Round Playoff SeriesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | HoopsAddict.com

    The Atlanta Hawks and three-time GRAMMYA Award-winning artist Chris "Ludacris" Bridges today announced plans for the Atlanta-bred music and movie superstar to "Disturb Tha Peace" at Philips Arena on April 22, when Atlanta hosts the Brooklyn Nets at 7:00 p.m. for Game 2 of the Hawks' first round playoff series, presented by Kia Motors. Ludacris, a former Atlanta radio personality, will begin the night by collaborating with current Atlanta radio host and Hawks PA Announcer Ryan Cameron on pregame player introductions.

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  14. LeBron James and Cleveland Cavaliers win NBA playoffs opener over CelticsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    LeBron James has scored 20 points in his first playoff game with Cleveland in five years as the Cavaliers opened a run toward an NBA title with a 113-100 home victory over the Boston Celtics. Point guard Kyrie Irving scored 30 points in his playoff debut, including five three-pointers and fellow star Kevin Love, another postseason rookie, had 19 points and 12 rebounds.

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  15. James Johnson will play key role in playoff series for RaptorsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    There will come a time when James Johnson will likely play for the Raptors in their NBA first-round playoff series, but it will be because coach Dwane Casey knows it gives his team a strategic advantage and not because people are clamouring for the little-used forward to get on the court. Johnson has become something of a cause célèbre with the Raptors these days; fans see a powerful forward who doesn't play an awful lot and wonder why.

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  16. Pelicans, Bucks hope lessons learned in Game 1 losses help in Monday's NBA playoff gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MLive.com

    The Pelicans' Anthony Davis, right, drives past Golden State's Draymond Green during Game 1 of the NBA playoffs Saturday in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 106-99.

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  17. 3 NBA Awards The Warriors Should Win This SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors celebrates with his teammates during the game against the Chicago Bulls on December 6, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. OAKLAND - The National Basketball Association named its first award winner of the year Monday, naming Lou Williams the league's top reserve .

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  18. Trevor Ariza says Rockets not worried by any Mavericksa adjustmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    "We are the type of team that will take what the defense gives us," Ariza said. "However the other team decides to play, we just use the flow of our offense.

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  19. Rookie Clint Capela, with an assist from Hakeem Olajuwon, finding his spot in playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    When the season started, 20-year old Clint Capela had no idea how things might go in his first season in the NBA. He was new to the country after being drafted in June and moving from France to Houston.

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  20. Hakeem Olajuwon on Rockets: a They have all the pieces a to win a championshipaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    To Hakeem Olajuwon, the right attitude was always as important as taking the right shot or making the right move. If the Rockets had homecourt advantage, he thought they had a significant edge.

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