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Celtics can sweep; Warriors, Raptors, Blazers aiming at 3-1
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) The stars have been stars in these playoffs.
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Philadelphia 76ers Will Push the Pace if Embiid Is out vs. Brooklyn Nets
The Philadelphia 76ers look to take a 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday afternoon.
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Embiid returns to help 76ers beat Nets for 3-1 series lead
NEW YORK (AP) Joel Embiid had 31 points and 16 rebounds, and passed to Mike Scott for the go-ahead 3-pointer with 18 seconds left as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 112-108 on Saturday to take a 3-1 series lead.
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Blake Griffin returns for Pistons in Game 3 against Bucks
DETROIT (AP) Blake Griffin started for the Detroit Pistons in Game 3 against the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night after missing four of the final six regular-season games and the first two of the playoff series because of a right knee injury.
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Embiid starting Game 4 for 76ers against Nets
NEW YORK (AP) Joel Embiid is back in the starting lineup for the Philadelphia 76ers for Game 4 of their playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets.
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NBA rescinds technical on Warriors'' Durant, Clippers'' Green
NEW YORK (AP) The NBA has rescinded technical fouls called on Golden State''s Kevin Durant and JaMychal Green of the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series.
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Finally a playoff game at Detroit Pistons'' new arena
Little Caesars Arena in Detroit will finally host its first playoff game - in what is probably the last chance the Pistons have to make their series against Milwaukee competitive.
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Embiid listed as doubtful for 76ers'' Game 4 vs Nets
NEW YORK (AP) The Philadelphia 76ers are listing Joel Embiid as doubtful for Game 4 of their first-round series against the Brooklyn Nets.
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Oklahoma City Thunder Has to Fix Shooting Issues in Game 3 vs. Portland Trail Blazers
The Oklahoma City Thunder try to get back in their best-of-seven playoff series when they host the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night.
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How the Indiana Pacers can beat the Boston Celtics in Game 3
The Indiana Pacers try to avoid going down 0-3 in their best-of-seven playoff series with the Boston Celtics.
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Thunder beat Trail Blazers to cut series deficit to 2-1
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Russell Westbrook had 33 points and 11 assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Portland Trail Blazers 120-108 on Friday night to cut their series deficit to 2-1.
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Celtics take 3-0 series lead, beating Pacers 104-96
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Jaylen Brown scored 23 points and Kyrie Irving added 19 to help the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 104-96 on Friday night for a 3-0 lead in the first-round series.
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Resilient Los Angeles Clippers Will Not Rest on Their Laurels against Golden State Warriors
The Los Angeles Clippers host the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night after staging the greatest comeback win in NBA playoff history, overcoming a 31-point deficit to even their best-of-seven series at 1-1 last Monday.
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Warriors bounce back, rout Clippers to take 2-1 series lead
LOS ANGELES (AP) Kevin Durant scored 38 points, Stephen Curry added 21 playing with five fouls, and the Golden State Warriors dominated from the opening tip to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 132-105 Thursday night and take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.
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Indiana Pacers & Boston Celtics' Shooting Can't Get Any Worse
The Indiana Pacers and the Boston Celtics look to put together a better offensive display when they clash in the second game of their best-of-seven series on Wednesday night.
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Utah Jazz Will Make Defensive Adjustments in Game 2 vs. Houston Rockets
The Houston Rockets try to take a 2-0 lead in their best-of-seven series against the Utah Jazz in what should be a defensive battle on Wednesday night.
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Toronto Raptors in Trouble against Orlando Magic
The Toronto Raptors were surprised by the Orlando Magic in Game 1 and now they face a tough must-win scenario on Tuesday night.
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Brooklyn Nets Can Stun Philadelphia 76ers Again
The Brooklyn Nets look to follow up their strong performance in Game 1 while the Philadelphia 76ers try to bounce back and even the series on Monday night.
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Thunder Have Plenty of Value as Underdogs in Game 1 against Trail Blazers
The Oklahoma City Thunder clash with the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday afternoon in Game 1 of their first round series.
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2019 NBA Playoffs: Surprising Clippers Won't Go down without a Fight against Warriors
The Los Angeles Clippers lost three of their last four games and now they have to deal with the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the NBA Playoffs, starting with tonight's Game 1 at the ORACLE Arena.