NBA

NBA, Pacers issue statement in response to Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act law

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Legislation was signed into law in Indiana last week, and has been criticized as one that could legalize discrimination.
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Gonzo: NCAA Elite Eight Preview and Predictions

Sheridan Hoops (Chris Sheridan) — I have a great Elite Eight story to tell you, but I know you want me to get right to my picks. I went 7-1 in my Sweet Sixteen picks, losing with Louisville — a team I am picking against again Sunday. I went 8-for-8 last year in the Sweet Sixteen, and my Twitter followers […]
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Sources: Denver Nuggets claim guard Ian Clark off waivers

Yahoo.com: Adrian Wojnarowski (Adrian Wojnarowski) — Utah waived Ian Clark, who played in 23 games for the Jazz, on Thursday.
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Hawks to rest all five starters Saturday after clinching East’s top seed

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Hornets, still fighting for a playoff spot, catch a break.
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Stan Van Gundy: ‘Absolutely no chance’ Magic induct him into team Hall of Fame

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Van Gundy coached five seasons in Orlando, but was fired after the way the Dwight Howard debacle played out.
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Warriors coach Steve Kerr: ‘I would vote for Russell Westbrook’ for MVP

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Kerr was joking, and making light of a mini-controversy that occurred recently with the Cavaliers.
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Earl Clark signs 10-day contract with Nets, contributes to win over Cavaliers

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Clark played key bench minutes the same day he was signed.
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Fantasy Spin: Build Around (Or Against) Westbrook

Sheridan Hoops (Kent Williams) — Every time he plays, Russell Westbrook $12900 presents the most crucial lineup decision in daily NBA contests at DraftKings. The news that Kevin Durant (foot) will not return has to be disappointing for the Thunder, but we don’t expect them to give up. Tonight’s visit to Salt Lake City is also a ‘homecoming’ for Enes Kanter $7500, who has never played […]
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Schayes: Jazz playing spoilers like it’s Patrick Ewing poster night

Sheridan Hoops (Danny Schayes) — The season is winding down. The excitement of the race for the final spots and playoff positioning is starting to get real, for a majority of teams, that is. But what about those who are out of it with more than a dozen games still to go. Do you mail it in? Play for draft position? While no […]
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Mark Cuban rips officials, NBA: ‘It’s criminal’ how Monta Ellis doesn’t get calls

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Cuban went off after the Mavericks were blown out by the Spurs.
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Stephen Curry scores 38 in Warriors’ blowout win over Grizzlies (VIDEO)

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Warriors keep rolling, while the Grizzlies are starting to feel like a first round loss.
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Kevin Love finds LeBron James for huge alley-oop slam (VIDEO)

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Brett Pollakoff) — Highlight-reel play came near the end of a loss to the Nets.
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Tweet of the Night: DeAndre Jordan videobombs Matt Barnes with Macarena dance

Sheridan Hoops (James Park) — The Los Angeles Clippers have been rolling as of late with five consecutive wins, and the streak continued on Friday after a 119-98 dismantling of the Philadelphia 76ers on the road. DeAndre Jordan was dominant as usual with 17 points, 20 rebounds and two blocks in just 28 minutes, Chris Paul had 25 points and seven […]
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10 Fast Facts from Last Night’s Games — Stephen Curry Goes Off, DeMarcus Cousins Goes Otherworldly

Sheridan Hoops (Maxwell Ogden) — The 2014-15 NBA regular season continued on Friday, March 27 with an incredible slate of games. There were MVP-caliber performances, historic contributions from a rising star and a number of how down-to-the-wire finishes. This is how it all transpired. 1. Stephen Curry was phenomenal, going off for 38 points, 10 assists, three rebounds, three steals and […]
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NBA Playoff Picture Update: The East goes through Atlanta

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — With just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Hail to the Hawks: The Atlanta Hawks' 99-86 win over the Miami Heat combined with the Cleveland Cavaliers' 106-98 loss to the Brooklyn Nets to clinch the No. 1 seed for the Hawks (on 2...
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