NBA Playoffs

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) drives between Memphis Grizzlies guard Jevon Carter (3) and forward Justin Holiday (7) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)
April 11, 2019 - 12:40 am
MIAMI (AP) — The last spot in the NBA playoffs went to the Detroit Pistons. Their reward: A series against MVP candidate Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks. The drama of the regular season went all the way to the very end of the regular season, with seven of the eight first-round playoff...
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April 23, 2018 - 9:45 pm
By Dave Campbell, AP Sports Writer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — James Harden gave Houston quite the jump-start with 22 of the team's 50 points in the third quarter, as the Rockets cruised past the Minnesota Timberwolves 119-100 on Monday night to take a 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. Chris...
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April 23, 2018 - 7:11 am
This town is abuzz with Timberwolves basketball playoff fever, with the young team giving itself a chance to take a major step in their development, and in the N-B-A's postseason. The Wolves' electrifying win Saturday night was the team's first in the postseason in 14 years. It also cut Houston's...
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Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jamal Crawford (11) reacts after a play during the first quarter against the Houston Rockets in game two of the first round of the 2018 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center.
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April 18, 2018 - 11:22 pm
By Eric Nelson, WCCO Radio The Minnesota Timberwolves are not ready for prime time. Their NBA playoff trip to Texas did not yield any positive results against the Houston Rockets. The T'Wolves lost a squeaker in Game 1 on Sunday and were battered in Game 2 on Wednesday. Add it all up and it equals...
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