DeMarre Carroll scored 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs with a 99-86 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday night.
The acquisition of Goran Dragic has been key to the Miami Heat’s playoff push, and their eventual reward could be a series with the Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta Hawks.
For the first time in more than five years, the Miami Heat lost to the Toronto Raptors. The 102-92 win meant the Raptors snapped a 16-game losing streak against the Heat.
All-Star Kyle Lowry went on a profanity-laced tirade after the Toronto Raptors’ latest loss, berating the team for getting off to a listless start against the defending champion.
The Miami Heat couldn’t overcome a 35-point deficit, falling 99-97 to the Washington Wizards on Friday night.
Blanche Ely High School has created a basketball dynasty –winning yet another state championship. It’s their third in four years.
It’s been a forgettable five weeks for the Washington Wizards, who are looking to put another loss behind them Friday night when they host a Miami Heat team on the verge of its longest winning streak in over four months.
Not only did Alexis Ajinca score a career-high 24 points, but he also made the go-ahead layup with 26 seconds left, lifting the New Orleans Pelicans past the Miami Heat 104-102 on Friday night.
After all the winning he experienced in Miami, Norris Cole likes to think he can be a steadying force on a young team like the New Orleans Pelicans.
Even though Chris Bosh was in the hospital and Goran Dragic was unavailable following the trade, the Miami Heat still shellacked the New York Knicks 111-87 on Friday night