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NBA Eastern Conference Semis: Picks, Analysis

Exhale, Toronto: the Raptors have won a seven-game playoff series. It wasn’t easy — and did you really think it would be? — but it’s a bottom-line business, and the Raptors survived. Now, a date…



Charlotte Hornets’ Ears Must Have Been Burning

It was 11 short days ago that we opined that the Charlotte Hornets were ascending into second-tier status in the NBA’s Eastern Conference. Last night, they took down a true first-tier team in dramatic fashion….


Bracket Busting: Hate to Say I Told Me So

It hasn’t even been 48 hours, and the dust has settled. What’s left is not a pretty picture. Michigan State to win it all? Gone after 40 minutes of basketball. West Virginia and Purdue to…



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Sunday Funday in the NBA

I don’t always watch the NBA… but when I do, I prefer days like Sunday. After the epic Cavaliers-Rockets finish, the Warriors showed that it’s not how you start but how you finish, tying Memphis…