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Toronto Raptors waste an opportunity to stifle Pacers, return home with series tied

INDIANAPOLIS — With about five minutes left in the first half of Game 4 on Saturday, Indiana’s George Hill punched the basketball away from Kyle Lowry in what looked like a sure steal. 946 more words

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Return to playoffs sees Pistons facing the same fate as 2009

AUBURN HILLS, MICH. — Playoff basketball returned to the Palace for the first time in seven seasons on Friday.

Much like their last appearance — in the first round of the 2009 NBA playoffs — the Detroit Pistons appear headed for a four-game sweep at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers. 819 more words


Spurs' Win Vs The Warriors Meant Very Little

My “what did I tell you” regarding the ridiculously hyped REGULAR SEASON tilt between the Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs is not because I predicted an 8 point Spurs win that manifested. 168 more words

Has the Knicks' Drought Really Ended?

Listening to the preview of the morning sports report on 1010 WINS radio, one of the New York news radio stations, one of the headline tag lines made the point that the New York Knicks ended their drought in Minneapolis last night, by beating the 17-win, 39-loss Minnesota Timberwolves 103-95. 360 more words


The Phil Naessens Show #1190: NBA Trade Rumors and Euroleague!

On this edition of the Phil Naessens Show Peachtree Hoops Managing Editor Kris Willis joins Phil to discuss all the crazy trade rumors surrounding the Atlanta Hawks and the guys also discuss the top ten NBA Eastern Conference teams. 84 more words


On deck: Local sports schedules


Here’s what’s happening on the local sports scene this week.

4 p.m. Maranatha at Ste. Cecile
4 p.m. Western at UMEI… 847 more words


Pistons-Raptors roundup: Detroit makes 15 three-pointers to defeat Heat

Pistons 93 Heat 92

MIAMI (AP) Kentavious Caldwell-Pope’s jumper with 55.5 seconds left put Detroit ahead to stay, and the Pistons came back from 18 points down to beat the Miami Heat 93-92 on Tuesday night. 229 more words