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NBA -- Wade's clutch plays lead Heat over Hornets, force game 7
By Eric Biasbas, PhilBoxing.com, Sun, 01 May 2016
CHARLOTTE -- Dwayne Wade was not about ready to give up the season yet. With his team facing elimination, the 13 year NBA veteran was clutch in the end game to help Miami Heat beat the Charlotte Hornets, 97-90 in front of a hostile Read full story
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Kemba's star is rising
By Eugene Nepangue, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 28 Apr 2016
CHARLOTTE -- After 12 agonizing years, the Charlotte Hornets finally won another playoffs game when they toppled the Miami Heat, 115-97, in Game 3 of their ongoing opening round series last week. Two nights la Read full story
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Raptors survive Game 5 scare, Hawks manhandle Celtics
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 28 Apr 2016
CHICAGO -- Down 90-77 entering the fourth quarter, the Toronto Raptors appeared dead in the pivotal Game 5 of their series against the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night at the Air Canada Centre.
But the Raptors defense Read full story
NBA -- Thunder dismiss Mavs, set semis showdown with Spurs
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 27 Apr 2016
CHICAGO -- With Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant providing a lethal 1-2 punch, the Oklahoma City Thunder eliminated the Dallas Mavericks on Monday night, winning Game 5 of their opening round series, 118-104 at the Chesapeak Read full story
NBA PLAYOFFS -- Spurs sweep through second round
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 25 Apr 2016
CHICAGO -- The San Antonio Spurs are through to the second round of the 2016 NBA playoffs.
Kawhi Leonard scored 21 points and seven rebounds and Tony Parker added 16 as the Spurs completed their first-round sweep of the M Read full story
NBA - - "Thibs" named Timberloves head coach and team president
By Daniel Quindao Guden, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 25 Apr 2016
MINNEAPOLIS --- Thomas Joseph Thibodeau, or more famously known as "Thibs" in NBA circles, landed in "The Land of Ten Thousand Lakes" after Minnesota Timberwolves team-owner Glen Taylor chose him as the t Read full story
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