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Spurs PG Parker to play in Game 3

Spurs PG Parker to play in Game 3

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April 24 "I didn't doubt he was going to (play)," forward Tim Duncan said after Friday morning's shootaround. "I'm glad he's feeling better. He's ready to rock. He's hoping to have a good one tonight." FULL STORY

Bulls take a commanding 3-0 lead in playoff series against Bucks

Bulls take a commanding 3-0 lead in playoff series against Bucks

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April 23 Derrick Rose scored 34 points, Jimmy Butler had 24 and the Chicago Bulls took a commanding 3-0 lead against the Milwaukee Bucks with a 113-106 double-overtime victory. FULL STORY

Cavaliers move within one of advancing with win

Cavaliers move within one of advancing with win

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April 23 The Cavaliers, seeded No. 2 in the East, can complete the expected four-game sweep of the feisty seventh-seeded Celtics on Sunday and then advance to meet the winner of the Chicago Bulls-Milwaukee Bucks series. FULL STORY

NBA Game Recaps: Bulls need two OTs to top Bucks

NBA Game Recaps: Bulls need two OTs to top Bucks

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April 23 Derrick Rose scored 34 points, Jimmy Butler had 24 and the Chicago Bulls took a commanding 3-0 lead in their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series FULL STORY

Silver expects foul rule to be discussed

Silver expects foul rule to be discussed

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April 23 NBA commissioner Adam Silver anticipates a league discussion in the next few months about the tactic of fouling away from the ball. FULL STORY

Spurs' Leonard nabs Defensive Player of Year honors

Spurs' Leonard nabs Defensive Player of Year honors

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April 23 Leonard averaged 2.3 steals and 5.9 defensive rebounds per game. FULL STORY

 

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NBA STANDINGS

Eastern
Atlantic
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Toronto Raptors
49-33
0.598
11
Boston Celtics
40-42
0.488
20
Brooklyn Nets
38-44
0.463
22
Philadelphia 76ers
18-64
0.220
42
New York Knicks
17-65
0.207
43
Central
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Cleveland Cavaliers
53-29
0.646
7
Chicago Bulls
50-32
0.610
10
Milwaukee Bucks
41-41
0.500
19
Indiana Pacers
38-44
0.463
22
Detroit Pistons
32-50
0.390
28
Southeast
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Atlanta Hawks
60-22
0.732
-
Washington Wizards
46-36
0.561
14
Miami Heat
37-45
0.451
23
Charlotte Hornets
33-49
0.402
27
Orlando Magic
25-57
0.305
35
Western
Northwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Portland Trail Blazers
51-31
0.622
16
Oklahoma City Thunder
45-37
0.549
22
Utah Jazz
38-44
0.463
29
Denver Nuggets
30-52
0.366
37
Minnesota Timberwolves
16-66
0.195
51
Pacific
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Golden State Warriors
67-15
0.817
-
Los Angeles Clippers
56-26
0.683
11
Phoenix Suns
39-43
0.476
28
Sacramento Kings
29-53
0.354
38
Los Angeles Lakers
21-61
0.256
46
Southwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Houston Rockets
56-26
0.683
11
San Antonio Spurs
55-27
0.671
12
Memphis Grizzlies
55-27
0.671
12
Dallas Mavericks
50-32
0.610
17
New Orleans Pelicans
45-37
0.549
22