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NBA -- Hornets douse Heat, series now 2-1
By Eric Biasbas, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 25 Apr 2016
CHARLOTTE -- An 18-0 run in the third quarter blew the game wide open and propelled the Charlotte Hornets over Miami Heat, 96-80 in Game 3 of their first round playoff series at the full house Time Warner Cable Arena. T Read full story
NBA -- Harden delivers, Rockets slice deficit to 2-1
By Franco Ching Alsay, PhilBoxing.com, Sat, 23 Apr 2016
HOUSTON -- James Harden sank a step-back jumper in the final 2.7 seconds of play and the Houston Rockets escaped with a thrilling 97-96 Game victory over the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night at the Toyota Cent Read full story
NBA -- C.J. McCollum named Most Improved Player
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Sat, 23 Apr 2016
CHICAGO -- Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard C.J. McCollum has been named KIA Most Improved Player for the just concluded 2015-16 NBA regular season.
McCollum garnered 101 first-place votes for a total of 559 points, besting Read full story
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Valanciunas, Raptors bounce back to topple Pacers in Game 2
By Mark Josef, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 20 Apr 2016
TORONTO -- Jonas Valanciunas scored 13 of his team's 27 first quarter points to help the Toronto Raptors beat the Indiana Pacers,, 98-87, on Monday night at the Air Canada Centre.
Valanciunas, who had 12 poi Read full story
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Curry-less Warriors up 2-0 versus Rockets
By Jason Aniel, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 20 Apr 2016
OAKLAND ? Even without their best player, Stephen Curry, the Golden State Warriors had more than enough firepower to handle the Houston Rockets,115-106, and take a 2-0 lead in their first-round Western Co Read full story
NBA Playoffs -- Deng drops 31, too much Heat grounds Hornets
By Roman David Garay, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 19 Apr 2016
MIAMI- When Loul Deng signed a two-year contract with the Heat in July of 2014, the former Chicago Bull expected an annual playoffs trip. But injuries to several key playe Read full story
NBA -- Warriors start title defense with 104-78 rout over Rockets
By Jason Aniel, PhilBoxing.com, Sun, 17 Apr 2016
OAKLAND ?The top-ranked Golden State Warriors opened their NBA title defense with a dominating 104-78 romp over the Houston Rockets on Sunday afternoon at the Oracle Are Read full story
NBA -- Playoffs ghosts continue to haunt Raptors
By Mark Josef, PhilBoxing.com, Sun, 17 Apr 2016
TORONTO -- When Kyle Lowry missed his first two free throws, it reminded Toronto Raptors fans of the painful first round playoff struggles the team has had the last two seasons.
R Read full story
NBA -- Kobe goes out with a bang, scores sweet 60
By Anthony Rozic, PhilBoxing.com, Fri, 15 Apr 2016
LOS ANGELES -- After 20 years in the NBA, his body aching and his once mighty skills declining, Kobe Bryant announced last November that this season would be his last.
But in his final game on Wednesday Read full story
NBA -- Kobe goes out of with a bang in Houston
By Franco Ching Alsay, PhilBoxing.com, Tue, 12 Apr 2016
HOUSTON -- Although the Houston Rockets overwhelmed the Los Angeles Lakers last Sunday at the Toyota Center, 130-110, the one-sided contest still proved to be a treat for the 18,442 fans in attendance.
The event happened to be Kobe Bryant's last game in Read full story