Month: April 2019

Bucks loathe to adjust gameplan after season-long success

Bucks loathe to adjust gameplan after season-long success

MILWAUKEE ��� Just one game removed from one of the most marvelous seasons of basketball in Milwaukee Bucks history ��� 60 victories in the regular season, a sweep of Detroit in the first round, the debut of a dazzling new arena ��� the team is loathe to let all that go and overreact to 48 minutes that didn���t go their way in Sunday’s Game 1 loss to the Celtics.
Bucks loathe to adjust gameplan after season-long success
Source: NBA

Sixers-Raptors developing into grind 'em out battle of adjustments

Sixers-Raptors developing into grind 'em out battle of adjustments

TORONTO ��� As talented as the Toronto Raptors and Philadelphia 76ers are, and as incredible as Kawhi Leonard has been offensively, this conference semifinals series has quickly turned into an old-school, Eastern Conference grind.
Sixers-Raptors developing into grind 'em out battle of adjustments
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Guarding Harden's 3-point attempts series-defining challenge

Guarding Harden's 3-point attempts series-defining challenge

OAKLAND, Calif. — This playoff series is one game old and we���ve already seen enough to know that when the ball���s in James Harden���s hands and there���s a Warrior in front of him, both are looking for help in the same place.
Guarding Harden's 3-point attempts series-defining challenge
Source: NBA

Numbers preview: Denver Nuggets (2) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (3)

Numbers preview: Denver Nuggets (2) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (3)

While the heavyweights battle it out on the other side of the Western Conference bracket, the Denver Nuggets and Portland Trail Blazers have themselves an opportunity. It’s been 10 years since either of these teams was in the conference finals and, among West teams, they rank ninth and 11th in postseason wins since then.
Numbers preview: Denver Nuggets (2) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (3)
Source: NBA