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NBA Western Conference Playoff Matchups And Predictions

The NBA lockout-shortened regular season has come to a close and the playoff teams have been decided. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.


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Nowitzki Scores 35, Mavericks Beat Rockets 117-110

Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 of his 35 points in the fourth quarter as the Dallas Mavericks rallied Wednesday night for 117-110 victory over the Houston Rockets, whose playoff hopes took another blow.


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Rockets-Mavericks Preview

The Mavericks will try to avoid losing their third straight while the Rockets look to stop a four-game skid as the two playoff hopefuls face off Wednesday night at American Airlines Center.


Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks looks to score against the Houston Rockets. (credit: Danny Bollinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Mavericks Finally Overcome Rockets For 90-81 Win

Jason Terry scored seven consecutive points in a minute, starting a game-turning run for the Dallas Mavericks. And he wasn’t alone contributing off the bench.



Is Cuban Peeing With The Championship Trophy?

It sure does seem like it!


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Miami Herald FAIL!

The Miami Herald mistakenly published a Macy’s ad, which celebrated the Heat’s victory over the Mavericks!


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Rich Lord’s Notes After Mavs Win Game 4

Does the world owe Gregg Doyel an apology? LeBron James scored just eight points against Dallas during Game 4 fo the NBA Finals.


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Tiger Out Of The U.S. Open

Legendary Sports writer, Tommy Bonk, shares the latest news on Tiger Woods and the NBA Finals.


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NBA Finals Game 3 Thoughts With Jordan Schultz

the Huffington Post writer talks about the NBA finals, coaching selections, and more…


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Doyel Admits LeBron Question Could Have Been Better

Gregg Doyel, the Senior Columnist for, explains the reasoning behind his article in which he calls LeBron James an “incredibly shrinking superstar”.





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