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Thunder vs. Mavericks, 2016 NBA playoff results: Oklahoma City never trails in 119-108 Game 4 win

The Thunder will now have the chance to end the series at home on Monday. The Thunder dominated the Mavericks for the second game in a row in Dallas. They never trailed and led by as many as 15 en route to a 119-108 win. Oklahoma City will now have a chance to close the series at home Monday. Show More Summary

Raptors vs. Pacers 2016 final score: Indiana rolls to 100-83 home win, evens series at 2-2

Indiana's supporting cast stepped up to take down the Raps. After a road win in Indianapolis in Game 3 earlier this week, the Raptors came into Saturday's Game 4 against the Pacers with a chance to establish a commanding lead on their Eastern Conference quarterfinals foes. Show More Summary

Raptors fans are having their signs taken away in Indianapolis

Raptors fans have been surprisingly common in Indianapolis this week. Apparently the Pacers organization doesn't like it. Lol. Ok, Pacers. pic.twitter.com/C2Ihyvqojr — Blake Murphy (@BlakeMurphyODC) April 23, 2016 Reports of fans having signs confiscated started coming out prior to tipoff. Show More Summary

The Sacramento Kings' new logos have leaked and we love them

It appears the Sacramento Kings have a new set of logos, and they are very cool. Sports Logos revealed the entire array of what appear to be Sacramento's new logos on Saturday. We are obsessed with several of them. The combination of a lion and a basketball may be the most beautiful piece of art ever created.

Clippers vs. Blazers 2016 live stream: Start time, TV schedule and how to watch Game 3 online

The Clippers have been dominant so far but winning on the road could prove challenging against the Trail Blazers. The Clippers have looked downright dominant on the first two games of their first round series against the Trail Blazers. Show More Summary

NBA playoffs 2016, Heat vs. Hornets: Time, TV schedule and live stream

The Heat could get a commanding 3-0 lead with a win in Charlotte. Heat vs. Hornets was supposed to be one of the most even series in the first round. After all, the two teams finished with the same record and split their season series. Show More Summary

Marcus Smart's flop game is championship-level

Good morning. We have that and more in Saturday's NBA newsletter. Good morning. Let's basketball. BOOM: Isaiah Thomas dropped 42 on the Hawks, doing it by hitting five threes and drawing a bunch of fouls. If Boston's going to win this series without Avery Bradley, the I.T. Show More Summary

NBA playoff scores 2016: Isaiah Thomas saved the Celtics' season with 42 points

Boston couldn't go down 3-0 and Thomas made sure they didn't. Isaiah Thomas' last shot of the night was his boldest. More than 30 feet from the basket, with Jeff Teague out past the three-point line defender him, Thomas saw his team's four-point lead, saw the two minutes remaining on the clock, and decided to end it. Show More Summary

How the Clippers are shutting down the NBA’s second-best backcourt

The Clippers are taking the ball out of Damian Lillard's and C.J. McCollum's hands and daring Portland's role players to beat them. So far, the strategy is paying off. The Trail Blazers were one of the few feel-good stories in the West in a regular season mired with disappointment and injuries. Show More Summary

Cavaliers vs. Pistons, 2016 NBA playoffs odds: Detroit home dog in Game 3 vs. Cleveland

The Cleveland Cavaliers look to carry their momentum into a road win over the Detroit Pistons in Game 3 of their series on Friday night. The Cleveland Cavaliers are 7-3 straight up and 4-6 against the spread over their last 10 postseason road games. Show More Summary

NBA playoffs 2016, Hawks vs. Celtics: Time, TV schedule and live stream

The Celtics need to figure out how to win despite injuries to prevent the Hawks from taking a commanding lead. The Hawks are going into Boston with a 2-0 lead after narrowly beating a healthy Celtics squad in their first matchup and easily handling the shorthanded version in their second. Show More Summary

C.J. McCollum wins NBA's Most Improved Player award in a landslide

The Blazers' off guard wins in a rout after becoming an elite scorer in his third NBA season. C.J. McCollum increased his scoring by 14 points per game and helped lead the Portland Trailblazers back to the NBA Playoffs. That breakout...Show More Summary

Cavaliers vs. Pistons, NBA playoffs 2016: Time, TV schedule and live stream

The Cavaliers showed their talent on Game 2 but the Pistons are clearly not scared of them. The Cavaliers took care of business at home, winning the two initial games of the series. Now it's the Pistons' turn to react and do that same...Show More Summary

NBA playoff scores 2016: The Rockets won Game 3 just to piss us off

James Harden bailed out the Rockets after they blew a big lead to the Curry-less Warriors. Of course the Rockets beat the Warriors in Game 3. All they've done is exasperate us all season, so, of course, they would make us suffer through...Show More Summary

It took a Steph Curry injury and one of the silliest endings possible for the Rockets to beat the Warriors

The end of Rockets-Warriors didn't make a lot of sense, and it somehow ended up with the Warriors losing. The eighth-seeded Houston Rockets beat the 73-win Golden State Warriors in an actual NBA playoff game. It happened! It really happened!...Show More Summary

Draymond Green basically bodyslammed Michael Beasley to end the Warriors Game 3 loss

Easy there, Dray. Draymond Green had one of the worst games you'll ever see him play in Game 3 against the Rockets. He turned the ball over seven times (and nearly had several more), missed half of his free throws and dribbled the ball...Show More Summary

James Harden hit a game-winner and his teammates responded with blank stares

James Harden hit an incredible shot against the Warriors in Game 3 that would go on to be the game-winner. Here's how his Rockets teammates reacted. Maybe they all just simultaneously remembered they left their stoves on at home.

Warriors vs. Rockets, 2016 NBA playoff results: 3 things from Houston's last-second 97-96 win

Houston saved themselves from embarrassment and held off a Golden State comeback at the last possible second. For the second-straight game, the Golden State Warriors played the Houston Rockets without Stephen Curry. Somehow, despiteShow More Summary

Raptors vs. Pacers 2016 results: Toronto takes control with 101-85 Game 3 victory

The Raptors came out hot in Game 3, and never let the Pacers get back into it. Toronto now has a 2-1 lead as the series turns to Game 4. The Toronto Raptors haven't conquered their first troubles just yet, but they appear well on their way to doing so after a dominant performance in Game 3 against the Indiana Pacers. Show More Summary

Thunder vs. Mavericks 2016 final score: 3 things from Oklahoma City's convincing Game 3 blowout

Kevin Durant got back on track and Oklahoma City won handily. After a huge Game 2 upset, the Oklahoma City Thunder got back on track in their first round series against the Dallas Mavericks with a 131-102 win on Thursday. Durant, whose...Show More Summary

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