National Basketball Association playoffs http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/38838/all en NBA-Highlights of Sunday's National Basketball Association games http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130310/nba-highlights-sundays-national-basketball-association-games <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 10 (The Sports Xchange) - Heat 105, Pacers 91</p> <p>The Miami Heat won their 18th consecutive game, defeating the Indiana Pacers 105-91 Sunday night at AmericanAirlines Arena.</p> <p>The Heat raced to a 23-point lead midway through the third quarter and held on for the win.</p> <p>Miami was led in scoring by Mario Chalmers, who had 26 points, while Chris Bosh added 24 and Dwyane Wade 23.</p> <p>LeBron James scored 13 points - his lowest output during the streak - but added seven assists and six rebounds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130310/nba-highlights-sundays-national-basketball-association-games" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs Shooting guards Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Mar 2013 02:30:42 +0000 5779286 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Celtics seize seventh playoff seed http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130413/nba-celtics-seize-seventh-playoff-seed <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Courtney Lee scored 20 points as the Boston Celtics clinched the seventh playoff seed in the Eastern Conference standings on Saturday by routing the Orlando Magic 120-88.</p> <p>Lee was one of seven Boston players to reach double-figures in scoring. Jeff Green and Jordan Crawford had 17 and 16 points, respectively.</p> <p>Kevin Garnett, Brandon Bass and Avery Bradley also scored 14 points apiece for Boston who were coming off a 109-101 loss to Miami on Friday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130413/nba-celtics-seize-seventh-playoff-seed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Sun, 14 Apr 2013 03:16:00 +0000 5815118 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Heat aim to crown stellar season with another title http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130418/nba-heat-aim-crown-stellar-season-another-title <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Miami Heat, with superstar LeBron James at the peak of his game, head into the NBA playoffs seeking to cap a stellar regular season with a second straight championship.</p> <p>The Heat's follow-up to last season's title has so far been a campaign that included a monstrous 66 wins and a mammoth 27-game winning streak -- the second-longest in league history.</p> <p>"It's great. It's a testament to the team being committed and being very consistent all year," said Dwyane Wade of the Heat's continuing dominance.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130418/nba-heat-aim-crown-stellar-season-another-title" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs National Basketball Association rivalries AFP Thu, 18 Apr 2013 23:00:22 +0000 5819768 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130420/nba-first-round-playoff-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Saturday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>at New York</p> <p>New York 85 Boston 78</p> <p>(New York leads series 1-0)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Sat, 20 Apr 2013 22:00:44 +0000 5821268 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results - 1st update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130420/nba-first-round-playoff-results-1st-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Saturday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>at New York</p> <p>New York 85 Boston 78</p> <p>(New York leads series 1-0)</p> <p>Western Conference</p> <p>at Denver</p> <p>Denver 97 Golden State 95</p> <p>(Denver leads series 1-0)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 01:00:26 +0000 5821325 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results - 2nd update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130420/nba-first-round-playoff-results-2nd-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Saturday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>at New York</p> <p>New York 85 Boston 78</p> <p>(New York leads series 1-0)</p> <p>at New York</p> <p>Brooklyn 106 Chicago 89</p> <p>Western Conference</p> <p>at Denver</p> <p>Denver 97 Golden State 95</p> <p>(Denver leads series 1-0)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 03:15:58 +0000 5821368 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results - collated http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-first-round-playoff-results-collated <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Saturday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>at New York</p> <p>New York 85 Boston 78</p> <p>(New York lead series 1-0)</p> <p>at New York</p> <p>Brooklyn 106 Chicago 89</p> <p>(Brooklyn lead series 1-0)</p> <p>Western Conference</p> <p>at Denver</p> <p>Denver 97 Golden State 95</p> <p>(Denver lead series 1-0)</p> <p>at Los Angeles</p> <p>LA Clippers 112 Memphis 91</p> <p>(LA Clippers lead series 1-0)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 05:45:47 +0000 5821396 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Clippers rout Grizzlies, Nuggets edge Warriors http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-clippers-rout-grizzlies-nuggets-edge-warriors <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Chris Paul scored 23 points and handed out seven assists Saturday as the Los Angeles Clippers downed the Memphis Grizzlies 112-91 in the first game of their NBA playoff first-round series.</p> <p>Eric Bledsoe scored 13 of his 15 points for Los Angeles in the final quarter, when the Clippers connected on 15-of-22 from the field and out-scored the Grizzlies 37-22.</p> <p>Seven Clippers players scored in double-figures as Los Angeles doused the Grizzlies' hopes of getting off to a fast start in their bid to avenge a seven-game, Western Conference first-round loss to Los Angeles last year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-clippers-rout-grizzlies-nuggets-edge-warriors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Denver Nuggets National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 07:00:33 +0000 5821410 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-first-round-playoff-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Sunday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>At Indianapolis</p> <p>Indiana 107 Atlanta 90</p> <p>(Indiana lead series 1-0)</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 21:15:44 +0000 5821816 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results - 1st update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-first-round-playoff-results-1st-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Sunday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>At Indianapolis</p> <p>Indiana 107 Atlanta 90</p> <p>(Indiana lead series 1-0)</p> <p>Western Conference</p> <p>at San Antonio</p> <p>San Antonio 91 LA Lakers 79</p> <p>(San Antonio lead series 1-0)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Sun, 21 Apr 2013 22:47:55 +0000 5821857 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results - 2nd update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/nba-first-round-playoff-results-2nd-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Sunday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>at Indianapolis</p> <p>Indiana 107 Atlanta 90</p> <p>(Indiana lead series 1-0)</p> <p>at Miami</p> <p>Miami 110 Milwaukee 87</p> <p>(Miami lead series 1-0</p> <p>Western Conference</p> <p>at San Antonio</p> <p>San Antonio 91 LA Lakers 79</p> <p>(San Antonio lead series 1-0)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs Western Conference AFP Mon, 22 Apr 2013 02:00:34 +0000 5821954 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results - collated http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130422/nba-first-round-playoff-results-collated <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Sunday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>at Indianapolis</p> <p>Indiana 107 Atlanta 90</p> <p>(Indiana lead series 1-0)</p> <p>at Miami</p> <p>Miami 110 Milwaukee 87</p> <p>(Miami lead series 1-0)</p> <p>Western Conference</p> <p>at San Antonio</p> <p>San Antonio 91 LA Lakers 79</p> <p>(San Antonio lead series 1-0)</p> <p>at Oklahoma City</p> <p>Oklahoma City 120 Houston 91</p> <p>(Oklahoma City lad series 1-0)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs Western Conference AFP Mon, 22 Apr 2013 05:00:37 +0000 5821997 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130422/nba-first-round-playoff-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Monday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>At New York</p> <p>Chicago 90 Brooklyn Nets 82</p> <p>(Series tied 1-1)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Tue, 23 Apr 2013 03:15:13 +0000 5822813 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130423/nba-first-round-playoff-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Tuesday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>at New York</p> <p>New York 87 Boston 71</p> <p>(New York leads series 2-0)</p> <p>at Miami</p> <p>Miami 98 Milwaukee 86</p> <p>(Miami leads series 2-0)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Wed, 24 Apr 2013 03:31:09 +0000 5823761 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: First-round playoff results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130424/nba-first-round-playoff-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results on Tuesday from the first round of the NBA playoffs (all series best-of-seven):</p> <p>Eastern Conference</p> <p>at New York</p> <p>New York 87 Boston 71</p> <p>(New York leads series 2-0)</p> <p>at Miami</p> <p>Miami 98 Milwaukee 86</p> <p>(Miami leads series 2-0)</p> <p>Western Conference</p> <p>at Denver</p> <p>Golden State 131 Denver 117</p> <p>(Series level 1-1)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> National Basketball Association National Basketball Association playoffs AFP Wed, 24 Apr 2013 05:47:26 +0000 5823806 at http://www.globalpost.com