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Rajon Rondo’s Huge Dunk on Dwight Howard, Magic Roll to Finals

Posted on 18 May, 2009, by in NBA

Despite the Boston Celtics losing at home to the Orlando Magic and finishing their title defense earlier than they preferred, Rajon Rondo managed to get the highlight of the night award, performing a great dunk over Dwight Howard. More

Rockets Stun the Lakers Again, Win 95-80 and Force Game 7

Posted on 15 May, 2009, by in NBA

Luis Scola and Aaron Brooks led the way for the Houston Rockets as they beat the LA Lakers 95-80 and forced a game 7 upon us. Kobe Bryant tried to do it all by himself but fell short, way short. The Lakers looked flat, even unmotivated and now have risky game 7 on their hands. More

Dwight Howard Leads the Way to Game 7, Magic Beat C’s 83-75

Posted on 15 May, 2009, by in NBA

Another Game 7 for the Boston Celtics – The Orlando Magic got a great night out of Dwight Howard (23pts-22reb) and 20 points from Rashard Lewis, proving too much for the C’s who got a good night from Rajon Rondo (19-16-6) but not enough from Pierce and Allen. More

Denver Nuggets Done With Mavericks, Win Game 5 124-110, Advance to Conference Finals

Posted on 14 May, 2009, by in NBA

Carmelo Anthony and Chauncey Billups were again too much for Dirk Nowitzki and the Dallas Mavericks as the Denver Nuggets advance to the Western Conference Finals for the first time in 24 years after a 124-110 victory last night and a 4-1 victory in the series. More

Lakers Destroy Rockets in LA by 40 points, Lead 3-2

Posted on 13 May, 2009, by in NBA

The LA Lakers gave Phil Jackson his 200th career playoff win as they dismantled the Houston Rockets 118-78 in LA to grab a 3-2 lead in the series. Kobe Bryant scored 26 leading 6 other players in double figures. More

Celtics Take Care of Magic at Home, Grab 3-2 Lead with 92-88 win

Posted on 13 May, 2009, by in NBA

The Boston Celtics had Stephon Marbury and Glen Davis step up for them in the fourth along with one bad ref call and an impotent Orlando Magic Offense to win game 5 and take the lead in the series, 3-2. More

Dallas and Nowitzki top ‘Melo and the Nuggets 119-117

Posted on 12 May, 2009, by in NBA

Dirk Nowitzki scored 44 while Carmelo Anthony scored 41. Nowitzki won both battles as Dallas outlasted the Nuggets and grabbed their first win in the series, 119-117 and made it 3-1 to Denver as the series heads back there. More

Cavs Complete Sweep, win 84-74 in Atlanta

Posted on 12 May, 2009, by in NBA

The Cleveland Cavaliers finished off the Atlanta Hawks 84-74 with Lebron James producing a rather normal (for him) 27-8-8 stat line and completed their second sweep in the playoffs. The Cavs are now headed to the Eastern Conference Finals, the Hawks can start their summer vacations. More

No Ming? No Problem. Rockets Take Down Lakers in Game 4

Posted on 11 May, 2009, by in NBA

The Houston Rockets weren’t given much of a chance going against the Los Angeles Lakers without Yao Ming. So What? Aaron Brooks, Luis Scola and Shane Battier stepped up for the Rockets while only Gasol performed for the Lakers on an off night for Kobe Bryant. More