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2013 NBA Playoffs: Warriors Dominate Overtime To Tie Series

Poor shooting, a long stretch without a field goal, fouls and turnovers played a major role in the first half for the Golden State Warriors in game four against the San Antonio Spurs. Stephen Curry hit two threes for an early six points and Mark Jackson wisely limited his minutes, Andrew Bogut and Carl Landry each picked up three fouls, Andris Biedrins did provide a lift with his defense and rebounding and Harrison Barnes provided the offense. Still at halftime trailed by eight. Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili each scored 14 points at the break,
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2013 NBA Playoffs: Parker’s Outstanding First Half Leads The Way For The Spurs

The San Antonio Spurs did exactly what many expected of a veteran team on Friday night on the road and did this by playing at their own pace and taking care of business in game three against the Golden State Warriors. It started by getting Tony Parker involved offensively early and though the Warriors kept him outside of the paint he found his mid-range jumper that eluded him in game two. Even with the strong defense of Andrew Bogut, Tim Duncan was the
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2013 NBA Playoffs: Thompson Comes Out Firing As Warriors Even Series Up

When David Lee left game one of the 2013 NBA Playoffs with an injured hip there weren't many who expected the Golden State Warriors to get past the Denver Nuggets.  Now the team faced a difficult task winning on the road against the San Antonio Spurs something that hadn't been done since February 14, 1997. That was the season before Tim Duncan arrived in San Antonio. It was a 14
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2013 NBA Playoffs: Five Key To A Game 2 Victory For Golden State

Much like game one of the Denver Nuggets series to open the 2013 NBA Playoffs, the Golden State Warriors lost in heartbreaking fashion losing a double-digit lead in the fourth and eventually giving up a wide open three to Manu Ginobili in double overtime giving the San Antonio Spurs a 1-0 lead in the series. Here's a look at five keys to the game on Wednesday night to tie the series up at 1-1. Andrew Bogut's defense and rebounding will be key for Golden
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2013 NBA Playoffs: Spurs Embarrass Youthful Warriors In Double Overtime Win

What away for the Golden State Warriors to continue a 30 game losing streak in San Antonio. There are zero excuse for the team as it built a large lead and were not able to close out the win. The game started well for the Warriors as Andrew Bogut going offensively and on the defensive end he forced the San Antonio Spurs into difficult shots and rebounded the basketball. Klay Thompson also got going scoring the basketball and did get
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Memphis Grizzlies : Why Marc Gasol Did Not The Deserve Defensive Player Of The Year Award

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol has won the 2012-2013 Defensive Player of the Year Award with LeBron James coming in second and Serge Ibaka third. The issue, he wasn't even the best defensive player on the Grizzlies roster. Tony Allen is the best defensive player on the Grizzlies roster followed by Tayshaun Prince and Mike Conley. The award is extremely difficult for perimeter defenders to win as Sidney Moncrief, Alvin Robertson, Michael Cooper, Dennis Rodman, Michael Jordan, Gary Payton and Ron Artest (now Metta World Peace) have won the award since it became recognized in 1982-1983. For Gasol his 5.5 defensive rebounds per