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Tag: NBA Playoffs

Making the Eight: a PopGates’ Roundtable Discussion

Writers from PopGates look back at the first round of the NBA Playoffs, and answer questions about each series: Washington – Atlanta: Dwight Howard, big turd...

Under 44 Is Playoff Success For Washington Wizards in Games 4...

The magic that will help the Washington Wizards get past their first round match up against the Atlanta Hawks is the number 44. Exactly...

Celtics Back in Control of Series

BOSTON – The once down and demoralized Boston Celtics are now one win away from their first Playoff series win in as many years...

A Tale of Two Games For The Washington Wizards

Games 2 and 3 of the playoff series between the Washington Wizards and the Atlanta Hawks have a 180 degree difference. Consistency defines great...

Celtics Back in Control of Series?

CHICAGO -- As Friday’s game loomed over the heads of the rattled Boston Celtics, they received an unusual voicemail from the phone of long...

Can the Celtics get back on Track?

BOSTON – The last thing anyone in and around Boston wanted to do Sunday night was play Playoff basketball. For a city like Boston,...

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