NBA Playoffs

Raps Bucks 2-2
USA Today
The Geoff Calkins Show
May 22, 2019 - 9:08 am
Lowry has 25, Raptors rout Bucks 120-102 to even East finals By IAN HARRISON Associated Press TORONTO (AP) — With a weary Kawhi Leonard fighting through fatigue, the Toronto Raptors found enough energy to pull away from the Milwaukee Bucks. Kyle Lowry led the way. Lowry scored 25 points, Leonard...
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Curry
USA Today
May 17, 2019 - 10:27 am
Warriors rally from 15 down at halftime, hold off Blazers By JANIE McCAULEY AP Sports Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — These Golden State Warriors have long been able to score in fabulous, jaw-dropping flurries. Down by eight to the Portland Trail Blazers at home with 4½ minutes to go, they needed...
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NBA Playoffs
USA Today
May 16, 2019 - 10:28 am
Bucks finish with a flourish, rally to top Raptors 108-100 By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer MILWAUKEE (AP) — Down for most of the game, clearly rusty at times after nearly a full week off, the Milwaukee Bucks looked very much like a team in trouble. Until the fourth quarter. The team with the...
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Curry
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May 11, 2019 - 7:27 am
Curry, short-handed Warriors knock out Rockets in Game 6 By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) — After Stephen Curry bounced back from the first scoreless first half of his playoff career to score 33 points in the last two quarters and help the Golden State Warriors eliminate the Houston...
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Durant/Warriors/injury
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May 09, 2019 - 8:11 am
Warriors star Kevin Durant injures right calf in Game 5 win By JANIE McCAULEY AP Sports Writer OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State star Kevin Durant strained his right calf during the third quarter of the Warriors' 104-99 playoff victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night, leaving his...
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RAPS 3 to 2
USA Today
The Geoff Calkins Show
May 08, 2019 - 7:54 am
Leonard scores 21, Raptors rout 76ers 125-89 to win Game 5 By IAN HARRISON Associated Press TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors came up with a new load management plan for Kawhi Leonard. It was to make sure their star forward didn't have to shoulder the entire offensive burden. Leonard had 21 points...
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Warriors Rockets
USA Today
May 07, 2019 - 8:08 am
Harden scores 38 as Rockets even series with Warriors By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden and the Houston Rockets dug out of a 0-2 hole to even their Western Conference semifinals series with the Golden State Warriors after another game where they fought, scrapped and...
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Will Barton
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May 05, 2019 - 10:32 pm
Nuggets even series with Blazers at 2 with 116-112 victory By ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Denver Nuggets have been good at bouncing back all season. Not even a draining four-overtime defeat could keep this team down. Nikola Jokic had 21 points, 12 rebounds and 11...
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warriors rockets
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May 04, 2019 - 11:58 am
Blazers go up 2-1 after 140-137 win in 4 OTs over Denver By ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Rodney Hood checked back into the game, a fresh body among the weary ones all over the court. Eager for postseason redemption after struggling in the playoffs last year, Hood got his...
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Raptors Game 2
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April 30, 2019 - 8:47 am
TORONTO (AP) — Jimmy Butler's big game helped Philadelphia snap a lengthy losing streak in Toronto and, more importantly, brought the 76ers level in their Eastern Conference semifinal series. Butler had 30 points and 11 rebounds, James Ennis scored 13 points and the 76ers held on to beat the...
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