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NBA Finals -- Miami Heat look for momentum push in Game 6
By Ryan Gallardo, PhilBoxing.com, Sun, 11 Oct 2020
PORTLAND -- Down 3-1 and given up for dead, the Miami Heat have risen back to life with a stirring 111-108 win over the Los Angleles Lakers in Game 5 of the 2020 NBA Finals on Saturday at Lake Buena Vista in Orlando.
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Second Overtime: Butler ruins LeBron's party plans
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Sun, 11 Oct 2020
CHICAGO --- The champagne was ready, cold and eager, and begging to be uncorked.
The Larry O'Brien trophy was in the building, awaiting the warm embrace of those mighty Lakers, who have waited a decade for what would b Read full story
2020 NBA Finals -- Lakers run away with Game 1
By Ricardo Carbajal, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 01 Oct 2020
LOS ANGELES -- Game 1 of the 2020 NBA Finals turned out to be a cakewalk, not a competition, for the mighty Los Angeles Lakers.
In his first Finals appearance in his young eight-year NBA career, Anthony Davis sparkled w Read full story
2020 NBA Finals -- Injuries to Dragic, Adebayo doom Heat
By Ryan Gallardo, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 01 Oct 2020
PORTLAND -- Injuries are a huge part of sports, even in basketball where the contact isn't as vicious as combat competition. But it's a terrible twist of fate when these things happen at the biggest stage.
Such was the f Read full story
NBA -- Celtics show fight, might as contenders
By Ricardo Carbajal, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 01 Sep 2020
LOS ANGELES -- The Boston Celtics demonstrated the firepower befitting a legitimate title contender.
Jayson Tatum finished with 21 points and nine rebounds and all of Boston's starters chalked double-figures in poi Read full story
NBA -- Melo "prays" to stay in Portland
By Ryan Gallardo, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 01 Sep 2020
PORTLAND -- Now that his team's season has ended, extinguished out of the playoffs by the Los Angeles Lakers in five games, Portland Trail Blazers guard Carmelo Anthony recently contemplated on the future of his now-resurgent NBA career.
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NBA Playoffs -- Clarkson shines as Jazz knots series with Nuggets
By Ryan Gallardo, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 20 Aug 2020
PORTLAND -- Fil-Am Jordan Clarkson sizzled with 26 points in 29 minutes off the bench and the Utah Jazz evened their best-of-7 series with the Denver Nuggets at 1-1 following a 124-105 Game 2 win on Thursday.
After Read full story
NBA Playoffs -- Raptors race to 2-0 lead
By Ricardo Carbajal, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 20 Aug 2020
LOS ANGELES --- The Toronto Raptors jumped to a 2-0 series lead over the Brooklyn Nets by scoring a come-from-behind 104-99 victory at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
Unlike their G Read full story
Second Overtime: Why the Blazers will KO the Grizz
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Sat, 15 Aug 2020
CHICAGO -- The Portland Trail Blazers remind me of a woman in a darkened bar who blinds you with the shimmer of her designer clothes and mesmerizes you with the scent of her Armani perfume.
But when yo Read full story
NBA -- Season set to restart in July
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Fri, 05 Jun 2020
CHICAGO -- At last.
After ongoing coronavirus pandemic abruptly ended the 2019-20 campaign last March 12, a truncated NBA season is set to return in Orlando, Florida.
Per Adrian Wojnanowski of ESPN, the NBA board of gov Read full story