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11hZach Lowe

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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5hMike Mazzeo

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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8hTom Carpenter

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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8hTom Carpenter

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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1dOhm Youngmisuk

Milwaukee's best may be yet to come

After exceeding expectations this season, the future looks even brighter for Jason Kidd and the Bucks.

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Bear witness to Steph Curry (1:06)

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Atlanta Hawks @ATLHawks

"He just gets it within the context of how we play our offense. He's just taking advantage of good looks." - Coach Bud on DeMarre

Michael Wallace @WallaceNBA_ESPN

Most inspiring aspect of Steph story beyond making it big from small school is overcoming early debilitating ankle injuries to stand strong

So you're saying Memphis has a chance

With Mike Conley playing after facial surgery, the Grizzlies try to bounce back from a 15-point Game 1 thumping. Memphis has had 8 chances to avenge a postseason loss of 15 points or greater. In 7 of those instances, it's lost the next game. (via Elias) Follow live

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Carroll cashing out in postseason

Hawks wing DeMarre Carroll is a free agent this offseason, and if he keeps up this streak that has his name among Atlanta legends, he's going to earn himself a hefty pay raise.

#dcRising @WashWizards

The bad: We won't go undefeated this postseason The good: We got the split & home court in series Game 3 Sat night in DC (5pm) #WizHawks

Hawks fend off Wall-less Wiz for win

Ramon Sessions scored 21 points in John Wall's stead, but DeMarre Carroll led the Hawks on both ends of the floor in Atlanta's 106-90 Game 2 victory. The series is now tied 1-1. Box score

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Wizards draw blood, Hawks hanging on

After taking two blows to the nose, Atlanta wing Kyle Korver headed to the locker room to have a bloody nose stopped. He's back on the floor for the final minute, as the Hawks look to close out a Game 2 win.

Zach Lowe @ZachLowe_NBA

Hawks missed a ton of open looks tonight. Wiz damn near needed Sessions to go the full 48. Otto Porter's arms are a problem.

Hawks throwing late haymakers

Atlanta's Pero Antic hit a big 3 then drew a foul on Marcin Gortat, his sixth, and the Hawks have surged to a double-digit lead late in the fourth quarter. Follow live

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Michael Wallace @WallaceNBA_ESPN

Steve Kerr joined Pat Riley as 2 of 5 coaches to win first 5 career playoff games (D'Antoni, Sharman, Kundla). Riley won first 9 w/Lakers

Kevin Pelton @kpelton

One of these PGs was an All-Star, and one backed up Darren Collison. Can you tell who's who tonight?