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NBA announces 2014 playoff schedule

While 16 teams knew they were headed to the postseason entering the NBA’s final day, they didn’t necessarily know where they were headed until the end of play Wednesday. After a jam-packed finale of regular season hoops, though, the 2014 … Continued

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22 NBA championships, 1 playoff preview on SiriusXM NBA Radio

The 2014 NBA Playoffs start this Saturday and SiriusXM NBA Radio is bringing you a star-packed guest lineup on Friday, April 18th, to get you ready for every match-up in the quest for the Larry O’Brien Championship Trophy. SiriusXM NBA Radio’s NBA Playoffs Preview … Continued

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Bill Cartwright on New York Knicks heading coaching job: I’m open

If Phil Jackson were to pick up the phone and offer a former New York Knicks All-Star the head coaching job, would he listen? You bet. Bill Cartwright, who played for the Knicks from 1979 to 1988, joined SiriusXM NBA … Continued

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Steve Mills takes Spike Lee through the hiring of Phil Jackson

Earlier this week, New York Knicks superfan Spike Lee sat down with Knicks general manager Steve Mills for an exclusive one-on-one interview. The full interview airs Thursday at 7 pm ET on SiriusXM NBA Radio, channel 217. Just days after … Continued

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Look for Chris Mullin to induct Mitch Richmond into Hall of Fame

Who better to welcome you into pro basketball immortality than your best bud? This week on SiriusXM NBA Radio, Mitch Richmond stopped by to talk with Justin Termine about his upcoming induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame. When Termine asked … Continued

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Adam Schein ‘offended’ by comments from Atlanta Hawks

“Our goal is not to be the eighth seed.” “Getting in or not getting in, I don’t think of it that way.” “Out biggest thing is, don’t worry about the playoffs.” When your NBA team is in the postseason mix, … Continued

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Clyde Drexler wonders ‘What if?’ he, Michael Jordan had teamed up after 1984 draft

So what exactly was the Portland Trail Blazers’ thought process behind passing up Michael Jordan for Sam Bowie with the No. 2 overall pick in the 1984 NBA draft? The shooting guard they selected the year before, Clyde Drexler, took Frank Isola … Continued

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Billy King credits Jason Kidd for Nets turnaround; coach ‘doesn’t hold back’

With a 104-93 home win over the Memphis Grizzlies Wednesday night, the Brooklyn Nets moved above-.500 for the first time this season. That’s a startling stat, considering the Nets’ success in 2014. But when you look back, you remember the … Continued

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Larry Brown ‘not surprised’ Knicks stink

A few people saw the New York Knicks’ disappointing 2013-14 NBA season coming. Kevin Pelton’s SCHOENE projection, for example, had the Knicks finishing 37-45, seventh in the Eastern Conference. (And even that’s looking generous at this point.) Pelton’s sub-.500 projection … Continued

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Carmelo Anthony to the Miami Heat this summer? Hey, it could happen

Brian Windhorst, one of ESPN’s lead authorities on the NBA, put it best Friday on SiriusXM NBA Radio: Frank [Isola, host on SiriusXM NBA Radio], I’m gonna keep applying lessons from 2010 to this entire summer. And one of the … Continued