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Displaying articles 71 to 80.NBA PLAYOFFS -- Cavs move one game away from Eastern Conference Finals
Sun, 07 May 2017
CHICAGO -- The Cleveland Cavaliers were in a dogfight Friday night at the Air Canada Centre. leading only by two, 79-77, entering the fourth quarter of Game 3 of their Eastern Conference semifinals.
But as great teams ofte
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Celtics take Game 5 for 3-2 series lead
Thu, 27 Apr 2017
CHICAGO -- Leading 81-79 heading into the fourth quarter, the Chicago Bulls put themselves in great position for another huge win, one that would give them stem back-to-back losses at the United Center in Chicago.
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Gordon's return sparks Jazz to Game 5 win over Clips
Wed, 26 Apr 2017
CHICAGO -- The L.A. Clippers have historically been bad in playing Game 5 of a series, losing 10 of 11 encounters thus far. After Tuesday night's showdown with the Utah Jazz , make that 1-for-12.
Returning from food pois
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Spurs take 3-2 lead over Grizz, Rockets advance
Wed, 26 Apr 2017
CHICAGO -- After seeing their 2-0 series lead vanish following back-to-back losses in Games 3 and 4 in Memphis, the San Antonio Spurs regained control of their best-of-seven series with a decisive Game 5 win.
NBA PLAYOFFS -- How sweep it is; Warriors eliminate Blazers
Tue, 25 Apr 2017
CHICAGO -- The Golden State Warriors made quick work out of the Portland Trail Blazers, scoring a 128-103 Game 4 rout for first-round series sweep, 4-0.
The Warriors jumped to a 25-5 lead and scored 45 first quarter po
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Lowry comes back to life as Raptors take Game 2
Wed, 19 Apr 2017
CHICAGO -- After being held to a career playoffs low of four points in Game 1, Kyle Lowry roared back to life in Game 2 on Tuesday night, leading the Toronto Raptors to a hard-fought 1006-100 win over the Milwaukee Bucks at the Canada Centre
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Bulls stun No.1 Celtics, steal Game 1
Tue, 18 Apr 2017
CHICAGO -- Jimmy Butler had always been a workhorse, so it was no surprise that he carried the Chicago Bulls on his back on Sunday afternoon and led a gutsy 106-102 win over the Celtics in Game 1 of their series opener at th
Cavs nip Pacers in Game 1 thriller: Spurs surge
Mon, 17 Apr 2017
CHICAGO -- The Cleveland Cavaliers began their title defense with a narrow 109-108 win over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday afternoon at the Quicken Loans Arena.
In the first game of a quadruple offering to welcome the 2017 NBA playoff
NBA -- Sixers hand Knicks another heartbreaker
Fri, 13 Jan 2017
CHICAGO -- Leading by 10 points with 2:29 to go in the fourth quarter, the New York Knicks appeared on their way to a huge road win, one that would arrest a two-game slide.
But fate had other plans as the Philadelphia 7
NBA -- Pacquiao hooks up Anthony Davis with signed gloves
Fri, 18 Nov 2016
CHICAGO -- After mauling Jessie Vargas to claim the WBO welterweight title last November 5, Manny Pacquiao waited less than 24 hours to hop back on a plane from Las Vegas to the Philippines where he eagerly resumed his senat