The Celtics rebound in Game 3 of NBA East final with Hayward back

The Celtics rebound in Game 3 of NBA East final with Hayward back

ORLANDO, FLA.—Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra did what he could when it came to a warning. “This game is going to be different,” he told his players in the locker room prior to Saturday night’s Game 3 of the Eastern Conference final, “is going to feel different than the first two.” ESPN captured his words. […]

Jamal Murray shines as Nuggets eliminate Clippers with stunning Game 7 blowout

Jamal Murray shines as Nuggets eliminate Clippers with stunning Game 7 blowout

Denver’s dynamic duo of Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic led another stunning turnaround as the Nuggets advanced to the Western Conference finals for the first time since 2009. Canada’s Murray, of Kitchener, Ont., scored 40 points, Jokic had a triple-double by the third quarter and Denver again overcame a double-digit deficit to shock the Los […]

After rallying a nation once again, Raptors look for more Game 7 magic

After rallying a nation once again, Raptors look for more Game 7 magic

It was approaching an hour after the Toronto Raptors’ heart-pounding Game 6 double-overtime victory against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night to force a seventh and decisive finale. A downtown Toronto neighbourhood basketball court, dimly lit by surrounding street lights, was packed with a bunch of young men, shooting hoops and mulling every detail of the game, discussing […]

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