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Rockets Can’t Keep Pace With Warriors, Drop Game 1

During the regular season, the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors played to a virtual standstill. Over the course of three games, James Harden and company poured 352 on their Bay Area foes. The Warriors registered 353. One of those tilts was decided by a single point. Evidently, a lot …

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Houston Rockets Looking to Dethrone Golden State in Western Conference Finals

To the surprise of very few, the Western Conference Finals is coming down to the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors. https://twitter.com/warriors/status/996045469976424448 Keys to Victory: Houston Rockets The Houston Rockets are coming into this series with one of the biggest advantages a team can have: Home-court advantage. They enter this …

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NBA Playoffs: Cavs Steal One in Toronto, Golden State Wins in Curry’s Return

The NBA playoffs continued to provide excellent theater Tuesday night. Cleveland edged out an overtime thriller in Toronto on the back of another LeBron James triple-double. Meanwhile in the Bay Area, Stephen Curry’s return from injury propelled the Warriors to a close win over the Pelicans. LeBron’s Triple-Double Leads Cavs …

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NBA Playoffs: Crucial Tripleheader Game 6’s

The NBA Playoffs can’t get any more exciting than this. Four first-round series have concluded and four remain. Three have the possibility of concluding or extending to a Game 7 tonight. The Wild Wild Western Conference hasn’t been as competitive as many thought it would be. Only one series remains …

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NBA Playoffs: Game 5 Highs and Lows

Wednesday night was a big night for four NBA teams. During the four Game 5 matchups, one team won the series and three teams now lead 3-2 in their series. The Rockets take the series On Wednesday night, the Houston Rockets defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 122-104 to win the series 4-1. …

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Game 5 of NBA Playoffs: OKC vs. Utah

Series Recap Game 5 for the opening round of the NBA Playoffs are underway. The Utah Jazz are up 3-1 in their series against Oklahoma City Thunder. Only  win away from the second round, Game 5 is crucial for the Jazz to end the series tonight. As for OKC, they …

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Timberwolves at Rockets could end first round series Wednesday

It was a last-ditch effort to save what dignity was left for the Minnesota Timberwolves as guard Marcus Georges-Hunt tried to save a rebounded shot from outside the paint and tip the ball back in the bucket. The tip wasn’t enough as Houston Rockets guard Aaron Jackson quickly grabbed the …

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The Fire is Out for the Heat: Philadelphia Moves On

The Philadelphia 76ers doused the Miami Heat’s fire. Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Miami Heat with a final score of 104-91 on Tuesday night. They now will head to the Eastern Conference semifinals for the first time since 2012.  Trust the Process Philly welcomes home @MeekMill pic.twitter.com/PbVquHypXI — Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) …

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Warriors Win Game 5, Eliminate Spurs

For the fourth year in a row, the Golden State Warriors advance past the first round. They defeated the Spurs 99-91, anchored by Draymond Green’s 19 rebounds. San Antonio didn’t go down without a fight. The combination of a 30-point performance from LaMarcus Aldridge with a dismal 18.5 3-point percentage from …

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