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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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9hTom 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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9hTom 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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Michael Wallace @WallaceNBA_ESPN

Great start for Conley. He couldn't have scripted it any better. Scored 9 of Grizzlies first 14 points. Didn't miss. Didn't really get hit.

Hot start for Conley

Mike Conley is doing his best to make up for lost time. Conley has 9 points on 4-of-4 shooting to lead all scorers. The Grizzlies are edging out the Warriors by 2 points midway through the first Follow live

Warriors fans not forgiving Tony Allen

During a break in the action of Game 1, Memphis' Allen walked through a performance by Golden State's Jr. Jam Squad youth dance team. He was booed for the rest of the contest, and Warriors fans are letting Allen have it once again in the first quarter of Game 2. Follow live

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.

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Michael Wallace @WallaceNBA_ESPN

I've seen LeBron, Rip, DWade & Kobe wait until they get to scorers table just before tip to strap on. Reduce early fog factor at any cost.

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.