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Bucks, Celtics gear up for pivotal Game 5

Bucks, Celtics gear up for pivotal Game 5

The Sports Xchange

April 23 The Milwaukee Bucks continue to battle history and the Celtics as they visit TD Garden for Game 5 of their opening-round playoff series with Boston on Tuesday night. FULL STORY

Spurs aim to stay alive vs. Warriors

Spurs aim to stay alive vs. Warriors

The Sports Xchange

April 23 The San Antonio Spurs hope to take a second step on what would be an unprecedented journey in the NBA playoffs when they once again face elimination in Game 5 against the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. FULL STORY

76ers aim to take next step in process vs. Heat

76ers aim to take next step in process vs. Heat

The Sports Xchange

April 23 Joel Embiid, for one, isn't about to pump the brakes on what has been a whirlwind ride that has the 76ers heading into their Game 5 home matchup on Tuesday sporting a 3-1 lead over the visiting Miami Heat. FULL STORY

Timberwolves attempt to even series with Rockets

Timberwolves attempt to even series with Rockets

The Sports Xchange

April 22 Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni was his usual calm self after the 121-105 loss on Saturday, but he knows his team will have to match the Timberwolves' intensity in Game 4 on Monday night in Minnesota. FULL STORY

Thunder try to even series with Utah

Thunder try to even series with Utah

The Sports Xchange

April 22 Rubio turned in one of the finest performances of his career while sparking the Jazz to a 115-102 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday. He tallied 26 points on 9-for-18 shooting, 10 assists, 11 rebounds and two steals to help Utah claim a 2-1 series lead FULL STORY

Bucks hope to stay on roll versus Celtics

Bucks hope to stay on roll versus Celtics

The Sports Xchange

April 21 The Milwaukee Bucks showed signs of life Friday night in Game 3 of their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series with the Boston Celtics. FULL STORY

NBA STANDINGS

Eastern
Atlantic
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Toronto Raptors
59-23-x
.720
-
Boston Celtics
55-27-x(clinched playoff spot)
.671
4
Philadelphia 76ers
52-30-x
.364
7
New York Knicks
29-53
.354
30
Brooklyn Nets
28-54
.341
31
Central
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Cleveland Cavaliers
50-32-x
.610
-
Indiana Pacers
48-34-x
.585
2
Milwaukee Bucks
44-38-x
.537
6
Detroit Pistons
39-43
.476
11
Chicago Bulls
27-55
.329
23
Southeast
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Miami Heat
44-38-y
.537
-
Washington Wizards
43-39-x
.524
-
Charlotte Hornets
36-46
.439
8
Orlando Magic
25-57
.305
19
Atlanta Hawks
24-58
.293
20
Western
Northwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Portland Trail Blazers
49-33-x
.598
-
Utah Jazz
48-34-x
.585
1
Oklahoma City Thunder
48-34-x
.585
1
Minnesota Timberwolves
47-35-x
.573
2
Denver Nuggets
46-36
.561
3
Pacific
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Golden State Warriors
58-24-y(clinched division)
.707
-
Los Angeles Clippers
42-40
.512
16
Los Angeles Lakers
35-47
.427
23
Sacramento Kings
27-55
.329
31
Phoenix Suns
21-61
.256
37
Southwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Houston Rockets
65-17-y
.793
-
New Orleans Pelicans
48-34-x
.585
17
San Antonio Spurs
47-35-x
.573
18
Dallas Mavericks
24-58
.293
41
Memphis Grizzlies
22-60
.268
43