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Warriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berth

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutWarriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berthDraymond Green had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists, including a key 3-pointer in overtime, and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a […]

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NBA MVP finalists: Giannis, Harden, George

Associated Press Published 8:38 p.m. ET May 17, 2019 | Updated 10:00 p.m. ET May 17, 2019CLOSE SportsPulse: In stunning fashion, the Pelicans land the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft and likely Zion Williamson. USA TODAY Sports’ Jeff Zillgitt breaks down how the new lottery system devalued tanking for at least one year […]

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After a scandal and a year in Australia, Bowen targets NBA

AP Published 4:11 p.m. ET May 17, 2019 CHICAGO (AP) — From the center of an FBI investigation that rocked college basketball, Brian Bowen hopes he is back on a path to the NBA.Consider the combine this week one important stop.”People know the situation. People know what happened, obviously,” he said. “They don’t really harp […]

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Not every NBA player will put body on line to take a charge

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Toronto guard Kyle Lowry squarely planted his feet and braced for contact with Milwaukee Bucks athletic big man Giannis Antetokounmpo barreling down on him.Lowry, one of the best in basketball at taking a charge, absorbed the punishment and drew a foul against the 6-foot-11 Antetokounmpo. These days, not everybody is willing […]