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John Wall Shines as Wizards Win Game One over Atlanta
- April 17, 2017

Washington's starters scored as many points (86) as the Hawks' entire team. His midrange shooting unlocks a lot of stuff for the Wiz on offense and his defense is consistent enough to make him a player who should be reliable in playoff bench situations. (more...)
3rd round at Masters a day of wasted chances for McIlroy 3rd round at Masters a day of wasted chances for McIlroy
- April 17, 2017

Rose , who became the first English victor of the US Open for 43 years at Merion in 2013, carded a third round of 67 to finish six under par, a total matched by Ryder Cup team-mate Sergio Garcia. In 2015, Spieth won in record-setting fashion, and unless you've been living in a cave for the past 12 months you know that he was on his way to repeating a year ago before making a quadruple bogey at the par-3 12th in the final round. (more...)
Isaiah Thomas leads Celtics after sister killed in car accident
- April 17, 2017

Isaiah Thomas wasn't even a definite to play when Celtics coach Brad Stevens addressed reporters an hour before Game 1 of their first round playoff series against the Bulls. What Wade did discuss is the two-plus seasons he has logged playing his favorite basketball - playoff basketball. Which makes it hard for fans and the front office to know if he is the player that will lead this team back to the top of the East, or be the asset that kickstarts a needed rebuild. (more...)
Thunder's Westbrook focused on playoffs, not historic season
- April 16, 2017

Westbrook had more triple-doubles than any player in history this season, and he'll need a few more if Oklahoma City expects to make a deep playoff run. A year ago, the city of Houston was split on whether we even wanted the Rockets to make the playoffs at all, remember? Over the past three seasons, Harden has led the National Basketball Association in minutes played. (more...)
Eastern Conference Odds: Cavaliers favored entering the playoffs 4/13/17
- April 16, 2017

And lately, Cleveland hasn't rocked. The Cavaliers will head into Saturday's opener buoyed by the knowledge they have already dominated the Pacers this season, winning their mini-series 3-1 over the course of the campaign. The second choice to win the West is the second-seeded San Antonio Spurs (61-21), who could meet Houston in the second round. Fellow MVP candidate James Harden of the Houston Rockets has also proven to be one of the most popular names in the National Basketball ... (more...)
Antetokounmpo scores 28 points, Bucks beat Raptors 97-83
- April 16, 2017

Milwaukee ended its season with a 112-94 loss at Boston and the Bucks were just 2-4 in their last six games. He also is the Bucks' leader in each of these stats, making him one of just five players to ever do lead his team in each of the five major statistics, the last being LeBron James in 2008. (more...)