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Lillard, adidas sign $100M deal

Lillard, adidas sign $100M deal

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April 15 Adidas signed Portland Trail Blazers point guard Damian Lillard to the third-largest shoe and apparel contract in the NBA, a deal that could net the second-year start $100 million over 10 years. FULL STORY

Warriors clinch playoff spot

Warriors clinch playoff spot

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April 15 Reserve forward Draymond Green connected on a career-best four 3-pointers, including a critical right-corner jumper with 5:16 to go, leading the Warriors to a 130-120 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves that clinched the sixth playoff spot. FULL STORY

Grizzlies edge Suns to seal playoff spot

Grizzlies edge Suns to seal playoff spot

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April 14 In a game that featured 22 second-half lead changes and 15 in the fourth quarter alone, Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley finally put an end to the tug-of-war -- and the Phoenix Suns' season -- with one big shot. FULL STORY

Carter-Williams leads 76ers past Celtics

Carter-Williams leads 76ers past Celtics

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April 14 The rookie point guard had 21 points, a career-high 14 rebounds and six assists as the Sixers held off the Boston Celtics 113-108. FULL STORY

Young scores 41 as Lakers race past Jazz

Young scores 41 as Lakers race past Jazz

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April 14 The backup small forward, Nick Young, scored a season-high 41 points and sparked a massive turnaround as the Lakers pounded the Utah Jazz 119-104 Monday at EnergySolutions Arena. FULL STORY

NBA STANDINGS

Eastern
Atlantic
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Toronto Raptors
48-33
0.593
7.0
Brooklyn Nets
44-36
0.550
10.5
New York Knicks
35-45
0.438
19.5
Boston Celtics
25-56
0.309
30.0
Philadelphia 76ers
18-63
0.222
37.0
Central
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Indiana Pacers
55-26
0.679
-
Chicago Bulls
48-33
0.593
7.0
Cleveland Cavaliers
32-49
0.395
23.0
Detroit Pistons
29-52
0.358
26.0
Milwaukee Bucks
15-66
0.185
40.0
Southeast
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Miami Heat
54-27
0.667
1.0
Washington Wizards
43-38
0.531
12.0
Charlotte Bobcats
42-39
0.519
13.0
Atlanta Hawks
37-44
0.457
18.0
Orlando Magic
23-58
0.284
32.0
Western
Northwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Oklahoma City Thunder
58-23
0.716
4.0
Portland Trail Blazers
53-28
0.654
9.0
Minnesota Timberwolves
40-41
0.494
22.0
Denver Nuggets
36-44
0.450
25.5
Utah Jazz
24-57
0.296
38.0
Pacific
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Los Angeles Clippers
56-24
0.700
5.5
Golden State Warriors
50-31
0.617
12.0
Phoenix Suns
47-34
0.580
15.0
Sacramento Kings
28-53
0.346
34.0
Los Angeles Lakers
26-55
0.321
36.0
Southwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
San Antonio Spurs
62-19
0.765
-
Houston Rockets
54-27
0.667
8.0
Memphis Grizzlies
49-32
0.605
13.0
Dallas Mavericks
49-32
0.605
13.0
New Orleans Pelicans
33-48
0.407
29.0