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Playoffs roundup: Allen lifts Celtics to Game 2 win over Bulls

Allen lifts Celtics to Game 2 win over Bulls: (Bulls 115 at Celtics 118) The Bulls came to the Garden on Monday with another upset on their minds, but the Celtics dug deep to hang on for the 118-115 win

Mike Brown Wins Coach of the Year Award

Congratulations to MIKE BROWN Mike Brown has been named the winner of the Red Auerbach Trophy as the NBA Coach of the Year for the 2008-09 season, the NBA announced today. Brown received a total of 355 points, including 55

Mike Brown to win Coach of the Year Award

Mike Brown will be named NBA Coach of the Year this afternoon according to the Plain Dealer. “The Cavaliers have called a 1:30 p.m. press conference at which it appears Mike Brown will be named NBA Coach of the Year.”

Playoffs round 1 roundup: 76ers shock Magic

Iguodala Sinks Magic (76ers 100 at Magic 98) Andre Iguodala made a 22-foot jumper with 2.2 seconds left, and the Philadelphia 76ers rallied from an 18-point deficit to stun the Orlando Magic 100-98 in Game 1 of their opening-round playoff

Playoffs roundup: Bulls upset Celtics in OT

Cavaliers roll past Pistons in Game 1: (Pistons 84 at Cavaliers 102) LeBron James crossed midcourt and launched the ball toward the basket more than 40 feet away as the horn sounded. As Cleveland’s star, the Detroit Pistons, 20,000 fans

Cavaliers roll over Pistons (102-84)

A lengthy standing ovation and chorous of M-V-P chants filled the arena after Lebron James banked in a buzzer-beating 3-pointer from half court to end the first half. “It brings the house down … the crowd is going crazy,” LeBron

Lorenzen Wright Undergoes thumb surgery

Cavaliers forward Lorenzen Wright will undergo surgery after breaking his thumb in Cleveland’s regular-season finale against the 76ers. Wright, who was not expected to play during the postseason, got hurt in the second half of Wednesday night’s loss to the

Kevin Garnett could miss the entire playoffs

Doc Rivers said Thursday that there’s a strong possibility that Kevin Garnett could miss the entire postseason and the Celtics will have to move on and defend their title without him according to ESPN.”He’s not going to be ready. After