Category Archives: 2009 Playoffs

Playoffs roundup: Heat and Magic tie series

Magic top 76ers to even series at 1-1 76ers 87 at Magic 96 Fouled out and reduced to a spectator, Dwight Howard stood on the Orlando Magic sidelined with one thought as he watched the Philadelphia 76ers erase another big

Men Among Boys

The Cavaliers looked no doubt amazing yet again Tuesday night holding the Detroit Pistons to a max of 18 points a quarter through the first 3 stints.  LeBron James looked as if he was at the playground, doing whatever he wanted

Playoffs roundup: Cavaliers take 2-0 lead

Cavaliers hold off Pistons: (Pistons 82 at Cavaliers 94) For three quarters, the Cleveland Cavaliers were at their basketball best. “It was beautiful,” Mo Williams said. It didn’t end that way. Cleveland blew most of a 29-point lead in the

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

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

One down, fifteen to go

The Cleveland Cavaliers sent a major statement Saturday night opening up their bid for an NBA championship run by  man handling the Detroit Pistons 102-84. The game actually appeared a great deal closer throughout on the scoreboard until late, but

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