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Nene dominates, Wizards rally past Bulls, 102-93

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CHICAGO (AP) -- Nene dominated with 24 points, Trevor Ariza scored 18, and the Washington Wizards rallied from 13 down to beat the Chicago Bulls 102-93 in their playoff opener on Sunday night....

James, Wade lead Heat past Bobcats 99-88 in Game 1

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MIAMI (AP) -- Each of the last two Miami championship runs has been highlighted by moments where a sharpshooter enters a game and immediately provides a surprise spark....

Popovich to Sager: 'I promise I'll be nice'

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Spurs coach Gregg Popovich says he looks forward to sideline reporter Craig Sager's return and "I promise I'll be nice."...

Duncan scores 27 points, Spurs beat Mavs 90-85

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The Spurs rode the wide shoulders of Tim Duncan to victory....

NBA: Refs missed foul call in Warriors-Clippers
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The NBA said referees missed a foul call late in the Warriors' Game 1 win that would have given the Clippers a chance to tie the score....

Hawks take 1-0 lead by rolling past Pacers 101-93

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Atlanta's Jeff Teague demolished the Pacers' grand playoff plan....

Warriors beat Clippers 109-105 in playoff opener

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Golden State Warriors stumbled out of the gate, missing their first eight shots while falling behind by 11 points and forcing coach Mark Jackson to call two timeouts to steady his young team....