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Fans relish Celtics' sweep after regular season woes

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Basketball fans in Boston were rolling with confidence Sunday after the Celtics delivered a different kind of egg - a goose egg - to the Indiana Pacers on Easter, sweeping...
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NBA L2M Report: Nets' Jarrett Allen Was Fouled in Final Minute by Tobias Harris

1 hour ago   |   Bleacher Report

The Philadelphia 76ers escaped Game 4 against the Brooklyn Nets with a 112-108 win, but they might have been fortunate to get away with a key non-call late, per Tim Bontemps of...
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Clippers May Not Beat Warriors But They Are Making a Strong Pitch to Potential Free Agents

1 hour ago   |   SI

The Clippers are competing about as well as one could expect from an eight seed against the Warriors, but they're winning in one important category: Proving to be a superb...
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Kawhi Leonard's 34 Points Lead Raptors to Easy Win vs. Magic; Up 3-1 in Series

2 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   3 articles

The Toronto Raptors are one win away from ending the Orlando Magic's season following Sunday's 107-85 victory in Game 4 of their first-round playoff series at the Amway Center...
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Warriors' Steve Kerr: Russell Westbrook's Media Approach 'Dangerous' for the NBA

3 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr believes Russell Westbrook 's handling of the media could lead to problems down the line...
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Despite stars' shooting woes, Warriors and Rockets are nearing an inevitable rematch

3 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

It is going to take more than off shooting nights by Stephen Curry and James Harden to keep Golden State and Houston from advancing to face each other in the second round of...
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Nets GM Sean Marks suspended for going into ref's locker room after Game 4

3 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   2 articles

According to a release by the NBA, Sean Marks has been suspended for one game without pay and has been fined $25,000.
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NBA doles out plenty of punishments during charged weekend of playoff action

3 hours ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

The Spurs' DeMar DeRozan, the 76ers' Jimmy Butler, the Nets' Jared Dudley were all fined, while Brooklyn GM Sean Marks earned a one-game suspension for entering the referees'...
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Siena's Jalen Pickett declaring for NBA Draft

3 hours ago   |   Times Union

Maciariello said Pickett intends to return to Siena for his sophomore season, but wants to "test the waters" by getting input from NBA personnel at team workouts and the...
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Joel Embiid calls Jared Dudley a ‘nobody;' NBA Twitter shows Dudley love

3 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Outside Philly, Jared Dudley is loved.
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Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help

Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help

Giuliani called the Trump campaign's effort to get political help from representatives of the Russian government possibly ill-advised but not illegal. Read more ...

Matthew Stafford's wife back home after 12-hour brain surgery

Matthew Stafford's wife back home after 12-hour brain surgery

Kelly Stafford had been told to expect about six hours of surgery, but the surgeon discovered a complication during the operation. Read more ...

RBC Heritage: C.T. Pan grabs first career PGA victory

RBC Heritage: C.T. Pan grabs first career PGA victory

The 27-year-old Taiwanese player shot a 4-under 67 in the final round to hold off Matt Kuchar by one stroke. Read more ...

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope denounces 'cruel violence' of Sri Lanka Easter attack

Pope Francis denounced the "cruel violence" of the Easter Sunday slaughter of Christians and foreigners in Sri Lanka as he celebrated the most joyful moment on the Christian... Read more ...

Leonard scores 34, Raptors top Magic 107-85 for 3-1 lead

Leonard scores 34, Raptors top Magic 107-85 for 3-1 lead

ORLANDO, Fla. - Kawhi Leonard scored 34 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Orlando Magic 107-85 on Sunday night to take a 3-1 lead in their Eastern Conference first-round... Read more ...

At least 140 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

At least 140 dead in Sri Lanka bomb attacks targeting churches on Easter Sunday

The blasts, reported to have occurred at churches in Kochchikade, Negombo and Batticaloa, targeted worshippers as they attended Easter services. Read more ...

Bruins defeat Maple Leafs to force Game 7 in Boston

Bruins defeat Maple Leafs to force Game 7 in Boston

Brad Marchand finished with two goals and an assist. Read more ...

NHL playoffs 2019: Brad Marchand saves Bruins' season, criticizes TD Garden...

NHL playoffs 2019: Brad Marchand saves Bruins' season, criticizes TD Garden ice ahead of Game 7

Brad Marchand's play helped Boston avoid elimination from the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Bruins will head home for a decisive Game 7, where the winger is skeptical of playing... Read more ...

MLB wrap: Red Sox, Yankees get extra-inning wins to continue turnarounds

MLB wrap: Red Sox, Yankees get extra-inning wins to continue turnarounds

The Red Sox completed a three-game sweep of the first-place Rays, while the Yankees have now won five of six. Read more ...

Nets GM Sean Marks suspended, fined after entering referee locker room

Nets GM Sean Marks suspended, fined after entering referee locker room

Marks got a one-game suspension and a $25,000 fine after he burst into the Referee Locker Room after the Nets' 112-108 loss to the 76ers. Read more ...