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May 6 Predictions: Can the 2nd Seeds Bounce Back?

May 6 Predictions: Can the 2nd Seeds Bounce Back?

In Game 1 of their respective conference semifinals, both #2 seeds have surrendered homecourt advantage to their lower ranked foes.

For the Cavs, the injury to Kevin Love and the suspension of J.R. Smith proved too costly. Missing two starters, the Cavs struggled to find the points and lost to the visiting Bulls. In ...

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May 2 Predictions: Who Says There's Only One Mega Fight on Saturday?

May 2 Predictions: Who Says There's Only One Mega Fight on Saturday?

May 2 has long been booked for the boxing mega-fight between unbeaten Pound for Pound King Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Filipino 8-division world champion Manny Pacquiao. But while boxing fans meet in Las Vegas to witness what is being dubbed as the Fight of the Century, the NBA has its own version of a mega-fight ...

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April 22 Predictions: Can The Spurs Recover in Game 2?

April 22 Predictions: Can The Spurs Recover in Game 2?

Losing to the Clippers in Game 1 of their 2015 First Round playoff series was new for the San Antonio Spurs who had won their previous 11 Game 1's played. The Spurs hadn't lost in an opening game of any playoff series since 2010 and took a little something from their playoff aura ...

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April 11 Predictions: Can The Grizzlies Stop The Clippers and Keep The 2nd Seed?

April 11 Predictions: Can The Grizzlies Stop The Clippers and Keep The 2nd Seed?

The San Antonio Spurs have threatened to shake-up the Western Conference Standings after beating the Houston Rockets twice this week, The Spurs have momentarily moved to #3 while the Rockets fell to #6 in a switch. But with just one game separating #2 from #6, nothing is set in stone.

The Memphis Grizzlies are one ...

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April 1 Predictions: Clippers Eyeing Blazers 4th Seed

April 1 Predictions: Clippers Eyeing Blazers 4th Seed

The L.A. Clippers have been red hot since the return of Blake Griffin from a staph infection. After going 9-6 without their leading scorer, the Clippers racked up seven wins in a row after losing their first game with Griffin back. Unfortunately, that winning streak ended on Tuesday at the hands of the Golden ...

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NBA Elite Eight: Clippers Finishing Strong

NBA Elite Eight: Clippers Finishing Strong

Before the season started, there were very high hopes about the L.A. Clippers. And why not, the Clippers were coming off their best season ever at 57-25. The Donald Sterling fiasco was a setback, but the arrival of Steve Ballmer brought in a lot of hope, motivation and fire:

When the season started though ...

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NBA Elite Eight: Pre-Season Favorites Planning An Uprising

NBA Elite Eight: Pre-Season Favorites Planning An Uprising

We began this season with pre-season favorites:

But as the season progressed, we were surprised to see the names of Golden State, Atlanta, Memphis,Houston ...

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February 19 Predictions: Wild West Shootouts

February 19 Predictions: Wild West Shootouts

The NBA returns from the All-Star Break with two classic western conference showdowns that have serious playoff implications.


In the first game, the Dallas Mavericks (36-19) visit the Oklahoma City Thunder (28-25) and try to solidify their hold of the 5th playoff position in the West against Los Angeles Clippers(35-19) and San Antonio Spurs ...

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