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Ayton soars for last second alley-oop, Suns beat Clippers
/ from 4 hours ago
PHOENIX — Deandre Ayton jammed an alley-oop pass from Jae Crowder with 0.7 seconds left, giving the Phoenix Suns a thrilling 104-103 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday night in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals.The Suns were down one with 0.9 seconds left when Crowder lofted ...
Tokyo Olympics to allow local fans — but with strict limits
/ from June 22, 2021
TOKYO -- A sharply limited number of fans will be allowed to attend the Tokyo Olympics, organizers announced Monday, June 21, as they tried to save some of the spirit of the Games where even cheering has been banned.Organizers set a limit of 50 percent capacity — up to a ...
Hawks head to East finals after Game 7 win in Philadelphia
/ from June 21, 2021
PHILADELPHIA — Trae Young ripped off his jersey and bounded up the steps to toss his dad the souvenir from the first Game 7 road victory in Hawks history.Young's going to need a new uniform.He shook off a cold shooting night and improbably helped Atlanta become road warriors one more ...
Clippers beat Jazz to reach conference final for first time
/ from June 19, 2021
LOS ANGELES — Terance Mann scored a career-high 39 points and the Los Angeles Clippers advanced to a conference final for the first time in the franchise’s 51-year history, beating the Utah Jazz 131-119 on Friday night.Paul George had 28 points and Reggie Jackson added 27 to help the fourth-seeded ...
Bucks bounce back to beat Nets 104-89 and force Game 7
/ from June 18, 2021
MILWAUKEE — Khris Middleton and the Milwaukee Bucks refused to fold under pressure and wouldn't allow Kevin Durant to produce one more remarkable comeback that could end their second-round playoff series.Middleton set a career playoff high with 38 points, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 30 and the Milwaukee Bucks never trailed in ...
Why are Olympics going on despite public, medical warnings?
/ from June 17, 2021
TOKYO — Public sentiment in Japan has been generally opposed to holding the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, partly based on fears the coronavirus will spike as almost 100,000 people — athletes and others — enter for both events.The Japanese medical community is largely against it. The government's main medical adviser ...
Hawks rally to beat 76ers; Kawhi-less Clippers top Jazz
/ from June 17, 2021
PHILADELPHIA — Trae Young and the Atlanta Hawks pulled off a playoff comeback for the ages against the Philadelphia 76ers to move within a victory of the Eastern Conference Finals.Young was fouled on a 3-pointer and hit all three free throws with 1:26 left to cap a 26-point comeback and ...
Durant's sensational performance sends Nets to 3-2 lead
/ from June 16, 2021
NEW YORK — Kevin Durant had 49 points, 17 rebounds and 10 assists in one of the most spectacular performances in postseason history, sending the Brooklyn Nets back into the lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals with a 114-108 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 5 on Tuesday night.With ...
Leonard, George each score 31, Clippers tie series with Jazz
/ from June 15, 2021
LOS ANGELES — Kawhi Leonard and Paul George know it takes the two of them to make things go right if the Los Angeles Clippers are going to advance beyond the second round of the NBA playoffs for the first time. Both responded again on Monday night.Leonard and George each ...
MVP Nikola Jokic ejected, Suns sweep Nuggets 125-118
/ from June 14, 2021
DENVER — The Phoenix Suns roared into the Western Conference Finals for the first time in 11 years Sunday night with a testy 125-118 victory over Denver that completed a four-game sweep of the Nuggets and included MVP Nikola Jokic's ejection.Chris Paul scored 37 points and Devin Booker added 34 ...