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CHICAGO (AP) - Bradley Beal came on strong late in regulation to finish with 26 points, Nene scored six of his 17 in overtime and the Washington Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 101-99 Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.
TORONTO (AP) - DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 15 points and 14 rebounds for his second straight playoff double-double and the Toronto Raptors beat the Brooklyn Nets 100-95 on Tuesday night, evening their first-round playoff series at one game apiece.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - When the Indiana Pacers needed a lift. Paul George stepped up. All over the court, over and over again.
The Sixers poor performance on the court this season at least assured the team of an opportunity to add some top incoming talent in the 2014 NBA Draft.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky forward Julius Randle took a lot of time and talked to a lot of people before deciding to leave after one season for the NBA draft, where he is expected to be among the top five selections.
San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich was named NBA coach of the year on Tuesday, making him just the third coach in league history to win the Red Auerbach trophy three times in his career.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - After getting knocked down in their playoff opener, Blake Griffin and the Clippers answered with a dominant performance in shutting down the Warriors as soon as the game began.
This year's NBA draft is sure to affect who will stay and who will go.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Nothing rattled the Memphis Grizzlies.
DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah was named the NBA Defensive Player of the Year on Monday in front of friends and family.
NEW YORK (AP) - Mike Woodson was fired as coach the New York Knicks on Monday after his team fell from division champions to out of the playoffs in one season.
On this episode of Sixers Insiders, The Inquirer's Marc Narducci amd Keith Pompey review the 2013-2014 season, focus on the play of Michael Carter-Williams and look at what fans can expect this offseason.
HOUSTON (AP) - LaMarcus Aldridge scored a franchise playoff-record 46 points and Damian Lillard added 31, including the go-ahead free throws in overtime, to lift the Portland Trail Blazers to a 122-120 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday night in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Gregg Popovich offers heartfelt message to longtime reporter Craig Sager Sr., whos been diagnosed with acute leukemia.
CHICAGO (AP) - Nene started thinking about how it would all unfold in the middle of the night. No way could he have scripted it any better than this.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The Spurs rode the wide shoulders of Tim Duncan to victory.
MIAMI (AP) - Each of the last two Miami championship runs has been highlighted by moments where a sharpshooter enters a game and immediately provides a surprise spark.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Tim Duncan scored 27 points, and the San Antonio Spurs held the Dallas Mavericks to one field goal in the final seven minutes to rally for a 90-85 victory Sunday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Philadelphia 76ers opened the season with a win against Miami, and they beat the Heat again in the finale.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kevin Durant scored 13 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter to help the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the Memphis Grizzlies 100-86 on Saturday night in the opening game of their first-round series.