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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 30 Predictions: Which Derrick Rose Will Show Up ?

April 30 Predictions:  Which Derrick Rose Will Show Up ?

Derrick Rose has blown hot and cold in the 2015 playoffs and he's taking the Bulls along with him.

While it is expected that Rose can't return to elite form immediately after a February knee surgery, he's given us two playoff games which remind us of the 2011 season when he was ...

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April 28 Predicitions: The Spurs Have Owned Game Fives

April 28 Predicitions: The Spurs Have Owned Game Fives

We all know that Gregg Popovich has enjoyed tremendous playoff success in the past 19 years. We've seem him defy the odds countless times to bring a total of five NBA titles to San Antonio. But behind the precise and machine-like teams that he's produced, do we know the secret of Popovich's ...

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April 24 Predictions: Greedy Wizards Don't Want To Go To Back To Canada

April 24 Predictions: Greedy Wizards Don't Want To Go To Back To Canada

Paul Pierce showed his teammates his Jedi side. After beating the Toronto Raptors in Game 2, Pierce had another way of saying that he wants them (Wizards) to sweep the Raptors:

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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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NBA High Five: The Playoffs Are Here

NBA High Five: The Playoffs Are Here

Last week was the final week of the 2015 regular season, and while some teams accomplished franchise best marks, others set their records the opposite way. So after all those records, the playoffs are finally here. But before we go to the Big Dance, let's take a look at what happened around the league ...

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NBA Elite Eight: Dubs Finish Season on Top

NBA Elite Eight: Dubs Finish Season on Top

It's the last week of the regular season and we're down to our final team rankings before the playoffs begin. The Warriors stood ahead of everyone else, including the Spurs. Now let's take a look at who made our final cut:

1. Golden State Warriors

The Golden State Warriors led from bell ...

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April 7 Predictions: The Thunder Are Rumbling

April 7 Predictions:  The Thunder Are Rumbling

The OKC Thunder have been a fixture in the NBA playoffs for the past five seasons. They've made the Western Conference Finals thee out of the last four seasons and reached the finals once. But injuries have always stalled them and prevented them from winning it all. Two seasons ago, it was Russell Westbrook ...

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NBA Elite Eight: Champs Have Served Notice

NBA Elite Eight: Champs Have Served Notice

A new NBA week means another one has blitzed past us. It also means we have to let you know once again who rules in basketball's biggest stage:

1. Golden State Warriors

So they may have blinked with that huge loss to the Spurs on Sunday, but one loss doesn't mean much to ...

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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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