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Simmons triple-double leads 76ers to Game 2 win over Nets
/ from April 16, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Ben Simmons got an earful from the Philly crowd.With the same 76ers fans Simmons put on blast for booing in the playoff opener now going wild in Game 2, Simmons cupped a hand to his right ear just like Allen Iverson's signature move to spur the cheers even ...
Playoff time: 10 things to know for the NBA postseason
/ from April 13, 2019
There's no LeBron James in these playoffs, so the NBA Finals will have a distinctly new look for the first time in nine years.There's no Tony Parker, for the first time in nearly two decades.There's no Dwyane Wade, and he'll never play a playoff game again.San Antonio is in the ...
Warriors start playoff road, without LeBron there at the end
/ from April 12, 2019
The Golden State Warriors are set to begin their quest for a third straight title, and this time it's up to someone else to try to stop them.With LeBron James gone to the West and this year gone entirely from the postseason, the Eastern Conference headquarters for the NBA Finals ...
Curry moves up Warriors' scoring charts in win over Cavs
/ from April 6, 2019
OAKLAND, California — Stephen Curry scored 40 points to move into third place on Golden State's career list, and the Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 120-114 on Friday night.Draymond Green had 20 points and eight rebounds, Kevin Durant added 15 points and eight assists, and Quinn Cook scored 14 to ...
Bucks clinch top seed in the East with win over 76ers
/ from April 5, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Giannis Antetokounmpo helped Milwaukee lock up the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference with another MVP-worthy performance.Antetokounmpo outdueled fellow MVP candidate Joel Embiid, finishing with 45 points and 13 rebounds and leading Milwaukee to a 128-122 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night as the Bucks ...
Celtics spoil Wade's final Garden visit, beat Heat 110-105
/ from April 2, 2019
BOSTON — The Celtics showed Dwyane Wade plenty of appreciation in his final regular-season visit to TD Garden.They also made sure his memories of that visit included a loss.Kyrie Irving had 25 points, including a pair of key late free throws, and Boston held off the Miami Heat 110-105 on ...
Burke scores 25, Mavericks surprise Thunder 106-103
/ from April 1, 2019
OKLAHOMA CITY — Trey Burke had 25 points and eight assists, Dwight Powell scored the winning basket on a dunk with 21 seconds left and the Dallas Mavericks, playing without star rookie Luka Doncic, stunned the Oklahoma City Thunder 106-103 on Sunday.Jalen Brunson had 18 points, Devin Harris added 15 ...
Pacquiao defeats Matthysse for welterweight belt by TKO
Marian C. Baring
/ from July 15, 2018
MANNY Pacquiao carded his 60th victory after stopping Argentina’s Lucas Matthysse in the seventh round to snatch the WBA regular welterweight title at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was his first knockout win in nine years.The 39-year-old senator proved to naysayers that you cannot count him out ...
Warriors withstand James' 51 points to win NBA Finals Game 1
/ from June 1, 2018
OAKLAND, Calif. (Updated) -- The Golden State Warriors somehow withstood LeBron James' latest brilliance on the NBA Finals stage.A costly blunder by J.R. Smith and a disputed foul call involving James himself sure helped.Stephen Curry scored 29 points and the Warriors capitalized on Smith's mistake that sent the game into ...
Curry, LeBron off to fast starts in NBA Finals
/ from June 1, 2018
The NBA Finals start up right where they finished last year.And right where they've opened every year since 2015.Golden State hosts Cleveland on Thursday night to begin the record fourth straight meeting between the teams. It's the first time in NBA, NFL, MLB or NHL history that the same teams ...