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The Ten: Conley, Griz get even with Warriors

Behind Mike Conley, who scored 22 points in his return from a facial injury, Memphis handed Golden State a rare home loss on an off night for the Splash Brothers.


TNT's Johnson bestows Emmy to Scott daughters

Turner Sports broadcaster Ernie Johnson bestowed a Sports Emmy Award he won Tuesday night for best studio host to the daughters of the late, longtime ESPN anchor Stuart Scott.

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How NBA's playoff casualties will spend for future

With the first round over, eight more teams can turn their attention toward the offseason transaction bonanza -- and the unprecedented climate of uncertainty around it.

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End of the line for D-Will in Brooklyn?

Is Deron Williams' tenure in Brooklyn over? The time may be right for a fresh start on both sides, Mike Mazzeo writes.

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NBA tip sheet for FanDuel: May 5

Tom Carpenter offers up the best options for those playing FanDuel's basketball games on May 5.

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NBA tip sheet for DraftKings: May 5

Tom Carpenter offers up the best options for those playing DraftKings' basketball games on May 5.


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According to Elias, tonight marked just third time all season Mike Conley and Zach Randolph both crossed 20-point threshold on same night

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Tony Allen on his "First Team All-Defense" rallying cry: "That’s just something I say to get me amped up."

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Grizz limit Dubs to just six 3-pointers in Game 2 and contest 21 of the hosts' 26 attempts from deep. Stuff you don't normally see at Oracle

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Draymond: "Now the whole world's collapsed. The Bay Area’s just been hit by an earthquake. Everything’s going wrong. We’ll be just fine."

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Not exactly a shocker but that was the most somber GSW locker room I've seen. First playoff loss with expectations behind it

Johnson gives award to Scott daughters

At tonight's Sports Emmy Awards, TNT host Ernie Johnson gave his award for "Best Studio Host" to Stuart Scott's daughters, whose father lost his battle with cancer in January. Taelor and Sydni attended the event on behalf of their father, who earlier was honored for his service and dedication to sports media. Class act


Conley's return too much for Warriors

8 days after surgery to repair facial fractures, Mike Conley led all scorers with 22 points as the Grizzlies shut down the Warriors' fast-paced offense in a 97-90 win. Memphis is just the 3rd team to win in Oakland this season.


Carroll steps up to lead Hawks in Game 2

DeMarre Carroll scored 22 points, Kyle Korver bounced back from a miserable first half and the top-seeded Hawks held off the Wizards 106-90 on Tuesday night, taking advantage of John Wall's absence to even the Eastern Conference semifinals at one game apiece.


Conley leads Grizzlies to Game 2 win

Memphis sorely needed its floor leader back, and Mike Conley delivered, mask and all. The Grizzlies rode Conley's offense and ferocious defense from Tony Allen to a 97-90 win and a 1-1 series tie with the Warriors. Box score