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Leonard ties career playoff high as Spurs take Game 1

Apr 16, 2017 - 2:51 PM

Also Jazz beat Clippers at the buzzer to take 1 0 lead

SCORING THREAT. Kawhi Leonard shows his leadership qualities in a blowout win to open the playoffs. File photo by Andy Lyons/AFP

Miami Heat scorching shooting earns win over Chicago

Mar 02, 2016 - 3:06 PM

The Heat shoot a club record 67 5 from the field

HOT SHOOTING. Dwyane Wade scored 18 points and dished 7 assists in the historic win. Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images/AFP

NBA: Nets release former All-Star guard Johnson

Feb 26, 2016 - 9:38 AM

Johnson offers the versatility of being able to play as a small forward or shooting guard depending on a team s needs

Brooklyn Nets move to within a game of a playoff spot

Mar 22, 2015 - 3:22 PM

The eleventh seed Brooklyn Nets moved to within one game of the eighth seed Boston Celtics with a win over the Indiana Pacers

Joe Johnson and Brook Lopez celebrate the Nets' victory, which moved the team to within a game of the eighth seed Celtics. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Nets down Raptors to force seventh-game showdown

May 03, 2014 - 12:37 PM

Facing elimination the Brooklyn Nets came up big on their home court downing the Toronto Raptors to force a win or go home Game 7

NOTHING BUT NETS. Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams (C) defends against Toronto Raptors gaurd Kyle Lowry (R) during a victorious Game 6. Photo by Peter Foley/EPA

Nets hold off Raptors, Dunleavy powers Bulls‎

Apr 26, 2014 - 12:34 PM

The Nets nearly blew a 15 point lead down the stretch but held on to defeat Toronto while Chicago rallied behind Mike Dunleavy s 35 points to defeat Washington

NOTHING BUT NETS. Paul Pierce of the Brooklyn Nets puts up a shot over Toronto's Landry Fields in Game 3. Photo by Jason Szenes/EPA

Brooklyn Nets clinch playoff spot with Houston win

Apr 02, 2014 - 1:15 PM

The Brooklyn Nets are heading back to the playoffs after winning their franchise best 14th straight home game

THE TRUTH SHALL SET YOU FREE. Paul Pierce and the Brooklyn Nets will make another postseason run after clinching a spot by beating the Rockets on Tuesday night. Photo by Andrew Gombert/EPA

Irving stars as East beats West in NBA All-Star Game

Feb 17, 2014 - 2:34 PM

Kyrie Irving led a gigantic comeback in the fourth quarter as the Eastern All Stars clawed back to edge the Western All Stars

BREAK THE WALLS DOWN. Eastern Conference guard John Wall (L) drives against Western Conference guard Chris Paul (R). Photo by Paul Buck/EPA

NBA: 'Big Apple' teams beat the Heat

Jan 11, 2014 - 5:28 PM

Defending NBA champs Miami Heat suffer consecutive losses at the hands of the streaking Big Apple teams New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets

BIG APPLE. The Miami Heat suffered two consecutive losses in their visits at the Madison Square Garden and Barclays Center. Photos from EPA

NBA wRap: Johnson makes 10 triples, Lillard hits 3 game winners

Dec 23, 2013 - 1:40 AM

Joe Johnson hits 10 triples while sophomore Damian Lillard displays his clutch abilities hitting 3 game winners

HOTSHOTS. Joe Johnson (L) hit 10 three-pointers while Damian Lillard (R) hit 3 game-winners. Photos from EPA