1. Joel Embiid Says There's a 'Pretty Good Chance' He Plays in Game 2 or 3 vs. Heat

    The Philadelphia 76ers may have opened their postseason without Joel Embiid , but they may not be without their All-Star center for much longer...

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  2. DeMar DeRozan, Raptors Use Balanced Scoring to Beat John Wall, Wizards in Game 1

    Serge Ibaka posted 23 points and 12 rebounds and DeMar DeRozan added 17 points as the Toronto Raptors held off the Washington Wizards 114-106 in Game 1 of their first-round NBA postseason series at the Air Canada Centre on Saturday...

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  3. Metta World Peace Tweets That He'd Love to Be the New York Knicks' Head Coach

    The man formerly known as Ron Artest is interested in rejoining the New York Knicks . No, not as a player—as a coach. New York fired Jeff Hornacek on Thursday after he went 60-104 in two seasons as coach...

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  4. Mo Bamba Working Out, Watching Film with Joel Embiid Before 2018 NBA Draft

    Former Texas center Mo Bamba has a new mentor, and his name is Joel Embiid . According to The Ringer's John Gonzalez , Bamba was at Wells Fargo Center for Game 1 of the Philadelphia ...

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  5. Knicks HC Rumors: New York Has Reached Out to Mark Jackson, Jeff Van Gundy

    The New York Knicks reportedly made contact with representatives for both Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy about their head coaching vacancy...

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  6. Draymond Green: Warriors Know What They're Capable of Without Stephen Curry

    After the Golden State Warriors beat the San Antonio Spurs 113-92 in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series Saturday, Dubs forward Draymond Green addressed the team's prospects without guard Stephen Curry ...

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  7. Drake Wears Humboldt Broncos Jersey to Raptors-Wizards Game 1

    Drake showed up in his customary courtside seat at Air Canada Centre for Game 1 of the Toronto Raptors ' first-round playoff series against the Washington Wizards on Saturday donning a Humboldt Broncos jersey...

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  8. Wizards vs. Raptors Playoff Game 1 Delayed by Leak in Roof, Moisture on Court

    A leaky roof caused a brief delay prior to the start of Game 1 of the first-round playoff series between the No. 8 Washington Wizards and No. 1 Toronto Raptors on Saturday...

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  9. Backstreet Boys to NSYNC's Basketball Challenge: We'll Beat Them 2-on-5

    Brian Littrell said Saturday that the Backstreet Boys would make easy work of NSYNC in a basketball game...

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  10. Kevin Durant, Warriors Win Game 1 vs. Spurs; Stephen Curry Out Due to Injury

    Klay Thompson scored 27 points and Kevin Durant added 24 as the Golden State Warriors never trailed in a 113-92 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 1 of their first-round NBA playoff series at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California...

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  11. Russell Westbrook: Brian Davis' Comment Isn't OK, but It's Time to Move On

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook told reporters Saturday that while he was disappointed by play-by-play announcer Brian Davis' word choice during a broadcast ...

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  12. LeBron James on Playoff Mentality: 'Go Out and Try to Dominate'

    LeBron James is sticking with a familiar mission statement in advance of the Cleveland Cavaliers ' first-round playoff series against the Indiana Pacers ...

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  13. Joel Embiid Appears to Predict 76ers' Road to NBA Championship in Instagram Post

    Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid seemingly offered a prediction Saturday on Twitter regarding how the Sixers will fare in the NBA playoffs...

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  14. Andre Iguodala Starts at PG in Game 1 of Warriors-Spurs with Stephen Curry Out

    With Stephen Curry sidelined by an MCL sprain, Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr has inserted Andre Iguodala into the starting lineup at point guard...

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  15. NBA Draft: Grading the Top Prospects from the Nike Hoop Summit

    NBA scouts and executives traveled to Portland, Ore. on Friday night for the annual Nike Hoop Summit that features basketball's top prospects eligible for the 2019 and 2020 drafts...

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  16. Kristaps Porzingis: 'We Have to Trust' Knicks Front Office During HC Search

    New York Knicks star forward Kristaps Porzingis said Saturday that he does not intend to influence the team's head coaching search. According to ESPN...

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  17. NBA Playoffs 2018: Schedule Guide, Standings and Predictions for Round 1 Results

    The NBA 's 82-game marathon is over. Now, the four-round distance run begins. The postseason—in some eyes, the real season—runs rampant with compelling storylines ...

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  18. Paul George on Stopping Donovan Mitchell: 'Y'all Ain't Met Playoff P Yet, Huh?'

    Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George expressed confidence ahead of his expected matchup with Utah Jazz rookie sensation Donovan Mitchell in the first round of the 2018 NBA playoffs...

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  19. DeAndre Jordan Has Had 'Zero' Discussion with Clippers About New Contract

    Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan said there have been "zero discussions" between himself and the organization about a potential contract extension...

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  20. Stephen Curry Knee Injury to Be Re-Evaluated in 1 Week

    The Golden State Warriors announced Saturday that point guard Stephen Curry 's Grade 2 left MCL sprain will be re-evaluated in one week...

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  21. JaVale McGee to Start at Center for Warriors in Game 1 vs. Spurs

    After making 17 starts in the regular season, JaVale McGee will reportedly be in the Golden State Warriors ' starting five for Game 1 of their first-round Western Conference playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs ...

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  22. Kristaps Porzingis Says Leg Injury Healing Fast, Hopes to Heal 'Like a Lizard'

    New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis said Saturday his season-ending ACL injury is healing quickly. According to Al Iannazzone of Newsday , Porzingis said, "I expect myself to heal like a lizard...

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  23. Daryl Morey: Knicks Issues All Have 'Common Denominator'

    Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey offered a cryptic response when asked about the New York Knicks ' struggles on the court...

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  24. Moe Wagner Declares for 2018 NBA Draft After 3 Seasons at Michigan

    Moe Wagner has ended his three-year run at Michigan after declaring for the 2018 NBA draft on Saturday. He announced the decision in an article for The Players' Tribune : "I've decided to sign with an agent and enter the 2018 NBA draft...

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  25. NBA Playoff Bracket 2018: Full Review of Postseason Picture, Matchups and Odds

    No more tanking teams or resting key players. The 2017-18 NBA postseason will bring out the best in both conferences with one goal in mind—hoisting the Larry O'Brien Trophy in June...

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