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Sunday April 20, 2014
Rappers Slim Thug, Bun B drop Rockets remix
Raptors' DeRozan shakes off struggles in playoff debut
Thunder, Grizzlies look to control pace in Game 2
NBA: Refs missed foul call in Warriors-Clippers
Popovich to Sager: 'I promise I'll be nice'
Ten Before Tip: News from Sunday

Saturday April 19, 2014
5 things to know about Mavs-Spurs series
Lillard looks to first postseason with Portland
Heat open quest for another title vs. Bobcats
Resilient Bulls brace for next obstacle: Wizards
Rockets host Portland in first-round of playoffs
Raptors GM Ujiri uses profanity at pep rally
Ten Before Tip: NBA playoff news from Saturday

Friday April 18, 2014
Grizzlies' Calathes suspended for violating drug policy
Grizzlies' Calathes suspended 20 games
D'Antoni, Lakers to meet soon to discuss future
76ers owner calls 19-win season 'success'
Westbrook heads into first round of playoffs healthy
TNT's Sager to miss playoffs with leukemia
Carter-Williams, Jazz's Burke named April's top rookies
Bobcats' Jefferson, Warriors' Curry named April's top players
Warriors, Clippers take dislike to playoffs
Motivated LeBron preps for the playoff grind
Pacers switch to playoff mode vs. Hawks
Kawhi Leonard waits for Spurs spotlight
Bobcats' Douglas-Roberts makes most of 2nd chance
Improved Gibson key for Bulls' playoff performance
Silver, owners discuss changes to NBA age limit, other rules
Ties broken for NBA Draft 2014 order of selection
Tulsa businessman Kaiser joins Thunder's ownership group

Thursday April 17, 2014
Bynum unavailable for Hawks' series, Pacers coach says
Ellis plays key role in Mavs' playoff spot
Under-.500 Hawks the biggest playoff long shot
Clifford, Joerger named coaches of the month
Grizzlies' Miller an iron man this season
Young first UK player to enter 2014 Draft
Wildcats guard James Young to enter NBA draft
Duke freshman Parker to enter 2014 NBA Draft
James, Heat once again boast No. 1 selling jerseys in NBA

Wednesday April 16, 2014
NBA Playoffs: First-Round Schedule
Woodson believes he's right coach for Knicks
Nets rest all starters for season finale
Hawks' Millsap sits out final game to rest
Knicks sign Odom for remainder of season
Pacers resting three starters vs. Magic
Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Wednesday
Kohl finds investors for Bucks, keeping them in Milwaukee
Bucks owner Kohl reaches deal to sell team
GM Demps likes Pelicans' core, expects all back
Griffin to serve one-game suspension for 16th tech
Griffin gets 16th tech, likely one-game suspension

Tuesday April 15, 2014
Gordon, Johnson declare for NBA Draft
Warriors may go 'small ball' without Bogut
Knicks' Anthony has right shoulder tear, will sit last 2 games
Wizards' Wittman to finally coach playoffs
Season ends with frustration for Adelman, Wolves
No. 1-seeded Pacers to rest three starters in season finale
Michigan's Stauskas, Robinson III declare for draft
Cavs' Deng wins J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award
NBA Playoff scenarios as season enters final day
Knicks mull shutting 'Melo (shoulder) down for season
Michigan State's Gary Harris entering NBA draft

Monday April 14, 2014
Lakers' Nash, Kaman, Gasol out versus Jazz
Warriors' Bogut (fractured rib) likely to miss start of playoffs
Warriors' Bogut diagnosed with rib fracture
Thunder's Collison, Pelicans' Rivers ejected after scuffle
Bobcats' Walker returns from groin injury
Thunder's Westbrook resting versus Pelicans
Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Monday
Kings' Cousins suspended for 16 technical foul
Kings' Cousins suspended after 16th technical foul
James, Bosh rest as Heat prepare for playoffs
Cavaliers, Irving reeling toward season's end
Bulls sign Greg Smith, waive Shengelia
Healthy, rested Spurs head into postseason as No. 1
City leaders unanimously approve deal for Pacers
Dumars out as Pistons president, but will be team adviser
Bogut has ribs X-rayed after Warriors' OT loss to Blazers
Turner executive Koonin becomes Hawks' new CEO
NBA Playoff Scenarios for April 14, 2014

photoSeltzer Interviews Ben Simmons
Sixers' rookie Ben Simmons speaks with the Brian Seltzer.
photoLakers Survive for Walton's First Victory With the Lakers
Jordan Clarkson scores 25 points to lead the Lakers past the Rockets, 120-114 and hand Laker's head coach Luke Walton his first victory. James Harden scores 34 points and hands out 17 assists in the loss.
photoKings Roll Over Suns
DeMarcus Cousins scores 24 points as the Kings roll past the Suns 113-94.
photoOct. 26: The Fast Break
As the NBA season gets underway, get the best from Wednesday's games in The Fast Break.
photoOct. 26: Dunks Of The Day
Watch all the best soul-crushing slams and jams from Wednesday.