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Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat will take on the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference semifinals (Photo Credit: Steve Mitchell/USA TODAY Sports)

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…


Stephen Curry is a slam-dunk for MVP, but are the Golden State Warriors actually unbeatable?

The Golden State Warriors are Not Unbeatable

It doesn’t look like the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls will be popping their champagne corks. The Golden State Warriors are poised to break the Bulls’ regular-season win record. At 67-7, 73 wins is well within reach….


Jeremy Lin scored 29 points off the bench as the Charlotte Hornets shocked the San Antonio Spurs (Photo credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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….




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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…