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NBA: Nuggets stun Clippers to reach Western Conference final; Heat beat Celtics in Game 1 of East final
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NBA: Nuggets stun Clippers to reach Western Conference final; Heat beat Celtics in Game 1 of East final

The underdog Nuggets became the first team in NBA history to rally from a 3-1 series deficit twice in the same postseason.

NBA: Celtics book spot in Eastern Conference finals with win over Raptors; Nuggets beat Clippers
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NBA: Celtics book spot in Eastern Conference finals with win over Raptors; Nuggets beat Clippers

Boston will play the Miami Heat with game one of the best-of-seven series scheduled for Tuesday in the quarantine bubble in Orlando, Florida.

NBA Free Agency: Dallas Mavericks' Kostas Antetokounmpo awarded to Los Angeles Lakers on waivers
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NBA Free Agency: Dallas Mavericks' Kostas Antetokounmpo awarded to Los Angeles Lakers on waivers

The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed they have gained the rights to Kostas Antetokounmpo, younger brother of Milwaukee's NBA Most Valuable Player Giannis.

NBA Playoffs 2019: Brook Lopez's impressive late run sparks Bucks' hard-fought victory over Raptors in Game 1
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NBA Playoffs 2019: Brook Lopez's impressive late run sparks Bucks' hard-fought victory over Raptors in Game 1

Brook Lopez scored 29 points as the Milwaukee Bucks staged a late rally to defeat the Toronto Raptors 108-100 in the opening game of their NBA Eastern Conference finals clash

NBA Playoffs 2019: Kawhi Leonard's bouncing buzzer-beater wins Game 7 for Raptors; Blazers stun Nuggets in close contest
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NBA Playoffs 2019: Kawhi Leonard's bouncing buzzer-beater wins Game 7 for Raptors; Blazers stun Nuggets in close contest

Kawhi Leonard bounced in the game-winning shot at the buzzer as the Toronto Raptors advanced to the Eastern Conference finals with a 92-90 win over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers in a heart-stopping game seven

NBA Playoffs 2019: 76ers turn tables on Raptors to level series; Nikola Jokic scores 37 points as Nuggets beat Blazers
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NBA Playoffs 2019: 76ers turn tables on Raptors to level series; Nikola Jokic scores 37 points as Nuggets beat Blazers

Jimmy Butler scored 30 points as the Philadelphia 76ers turned the tables on the Raptors in Toronto on Monday with a 94-89 victory that knotted their NBA playoff series at one game each.

NBA Playoffs 2019: Bucks finish sweep of Pistons for first series victory since 2001; Jazz stave off elimination with win
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NBA Playoffs 2019: Bucks finish sweep of Pistons for first series victory since 2001; Jazz stave off elimination with win

The Milwaukee Bucks wiped away 18 years of frustration on Monday by beating the Detroit Pistons 127-104 to complete a four-game sweep of their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series.

NBA Playoffs 2019: Giannis Antetokounmpo stars in Bucks' win over Pistons; Celtics shrug off Pacers in low-scoring clash
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NBA Playoffs 2019: Giannis Antetokounmpo stars in Bucks' win over Pistons; Celtics shrug off Pacers in low-scoring clash

Milwaukee showed why they are the Eastern Conference kingpins and Giannis Antetokounmpo proved he is worthy of a league MVP as the Bucks trampled all over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday

NBA Playoffs 2019: From Warriors' quest for elusive record to DeMarcus Cousins' unwanted streak, 10 facts about postseason
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NBA Playoffs 2019: From Warriors' quest for elusive record to DeMarcus Cousins' unwanted streak, 10 facts about postseason

As always at NBA Playoff time, there are some familiar things and some not-so-familiar things. With the postseason set to begin on Saturday, here's 10 things to know going into the best time of the NBA year:

NBA Playoffs 2019: With LeBron James missing from the mix after eight seasons, a look at the biggest Eastern Conference storylines
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NBA Playoffs 2019: With LeBron James missing from the mix after eight seasons, a look at the biggest Eastern Conference storylines

With LeBron James missing from the mix after eight seasons, a look at the biggest Eastern Conference storylines ahead of the NBA 2018-19 Playoffs

NBA Playoffs: Golden State Warriors to face Los Angeles Clippers in Round 1; Detroit Pistons face Milwaukee Bucks in East
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NBA Playoffs: Golden State Warriors to face Los Angeles Clippers in Round 1; Detroit Pistons face Milwaukee Bucks in East

The way the results transpired means the Houston Rockets, if they get past the Jazz in the Playoffs, would likely see the Golden State Warriors in the second round — and not in the Western Conference finals.

NBA: Joe Harris' late three-pointer against Bucks boosts Nets' playoff push; Joel Embiid-led 76ers dominate Bulls
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NBA: Joe Harris' late three-pointer against Bucks boosts Nets' playoff push; Joel Embiid-led 76ers dominate Bulls

Joe Harris sank the go-ahead three-pointer with 84 seconds left as the Brooklyn Nets' playoff push got a boost with a 133-128 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday.

NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo-led Bucks clinch best record in Eastern Conference; Warriors clobber Lakers
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NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo-led Bucks clinch best record in Eastern Conference; Warriors clobber Lakers

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 45 points and had 13 rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks clinched the best record in the Eastern Conference with a 128-122 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers

NBA: Milwaukee Bucks to play Charlotte Hornets in Paris next year as French city hosts first ever regular season game
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NBA: Milwaukee Bucks to play Charlotte Hornets in Paris next year as French city hosts first ever regular season game

Paris will host a regular season NBA game for the first time next year when the Milwaukee Bucks take on the Charlotte Hornets, the league announced Thursday.

NBA: Rockets beat Raptors despite poor shooting night; Celtics rout Western Conference leaders Warriors
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NBA: Rockets beat Raptors despite poor shooting night; Celtics rout Western Conference leaders Warriors

NBA scoring leader James Harden unleashed 35 points on a poor shooting night and Gerald Green added 18 off the bench Tuesday as the Houston Rockets beat Toronto 107-95 in a showdown of contenders.

NBA: Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving has suffered strain on right knee, reveals MRI report
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NBA: Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving has suffered strain on right knee, reveals MRI report

Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving was listed as day-to-day by the NBA club on Sunday after an MRI revealed he suffered a right knee strain in a loss on Saturday.

NBA: Joel Embiid scores 37 and grabs 14 rebounds to power 76ers past visiting Lakers in high-profile encounter
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NBA: Joel Embiid scores 37 and grabs 14 rebounds to power 76ers past visiting Lakers in high-profile encounter

Joel Embiid scored 37 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to power the Philadelphia 76ers over the visiting Los Angeles Lakers 143-120 Sunday in a matchup of high-profile NBA clubs.

NBA: Orlando Magic rookie center Mo Bamba diagnosed with stress fracture in his left tibia, say return depends on rest
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NBA: Orlando Magic rookie center Mo Bamba diagnosed with stress fracture in his left tibia, say return depends on rest

Orlando Magic rookie center Mo Bamba has been diagnosed with a stress fracture in his left tibia, the NBA club announced Tuesday, saying his return depends on rest and rehabilitation.

NBA: Washington Wizards guard John Wall sidelined for a year after suffering ruptured left Achilles tendon
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NBA: Washington Wizards guard John Wall sidelined for a year after suffering ruptured left Achilles tendon

Five-time NBA All-Star guard John Wall of the Washington Wizards will be sidelined for a year after suffering a ruptured left Achilles tendon, the team announced on Tuesday.

NBA: Bucks topple Raptors in marquee Eastern Conference clash; Spurs continue dominance at home with win over Nets
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NBA: Bucks topple Raptors in marquee Eastern Conference clash; Spurs continue dominance at home with win over Nets

Giannis Antetokounmpo finished with a team-high 19 points and nine rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Toronto Raptors 105-92 in a showdown between the two top Eastern Conference teams.