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Friday April 17, 2015
Brooklyn's Bogdanovic and Utah's Hood named Kia Rookies of the Month
DeRozan and Westbrook named Kia Players of the Month
NBA to add referee information to game play-by-play
Hawks' Sefolosha undergoes surgery for injured right leg
Video game simulation sees Warriors over Cavs for NBA title
Splitter practices for Spurs, unclear if he can play against Clippers
Pelicans coach: Emotional celebration due to son's health
Ties broken for 2015 Draft
Fixes to playoff, lottery, schedule demands get aired at BOG
Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has bypass surgery
NBA may cut down on back-to-back games next season
Bird wants Pacers to play more up-tempo next season
Nets' Teletovic cleared to return, may not play in series
Cho: Stephenson move 'didn't work out' in first season
Injured Bosh, Wade ready to bounce back in 2015-16
Curry's season-long work makes him our Kia MVP pick

Thursday April 16, 2015
Clippers' Jordan prepared if Spurs send him to line again
Utah's Wright
After worst season ever, Lakers see hopeful signs in future
Playoffs now a goal for Jazz after exceeding expectations
Early finish may help Pacers' long-term title hopes
Grizzlies trying to get healthy for series vs. Blazers
Kentucky, Duke leads class of early declarations
Nuggets vow to speed up tempo next season
Raptors eager to face Wizards in first round
Hornets' Jefferson plans to return, Henderson unsure
Blazers limp into playoff series against the Grizzlies
KG's return was a highlight, his finish a bummer for Wolves
Top seed Hawks look to recapture form after sluggish ending
Stan Van Gundy, Pistons set for busy summer
For Bulls' Rose, suiting up for playoffs long time in making
Anthony, Knicks try to move on from franchise's worst season
Pelicans' Davis eagerly awaits playoff debut
Record 240 million new fans join NBA on social media
NBA players to be tested for HGH starting next season
Early finish may help Pacers' long-term title hopes
NBA, NBPA to introduce HGH testing into anti-drug program
Bucks return to respectability with surprise playoff trip
In NBA playoffs, No. 8 seeds always have a chance
Stevens, Rivers named Coaches of the Month for April
After missing playoffs, Thunder coach Brooks feels secure about job
Cavs GM Griffin concocts right mix to turn team around
NBA sets attendance record with nearly 22 million fans
Even 20 years later, Rockets' title run a stunning NBA feat
Smart choices made Kerr NBA's best coach in 2014-15
Magic to face Flamengo in NBA Global Games Rio 2015
Healthy Bulls, turnaround Bucks gear for local battle
Health a prime factor as hobbled Memphis, Portland meet
Hottest East teams down stretch go head-to-head
warriors pelicans 2015 playoffs preview
Clippers, Spurs hoping strong finish fuels big playoff run
warriors pelicans 2015 playoffs preview
No. 1 Hawks happy to 'slide under the radar' as underdog
raptors wizards 2015 playoffs preview
NBA Playoffs: First-Round Schedule

Wednesday April 15, 2015
Bulls' Gibson (shoulder) leaves season finale
Millsap in Hawks' lineup for season finale
Celtics' Bradley (quad) sitting out finale
Cavaliers resting LeBron James for season finale
Bulls relocating Jordan statue during construction
N.C. State guard Lacey declares for NBA Draft
Duke standout guard Jones declares for 2015 Draft
Sixers' Noel is our top rookie because of what he overcame
Raptors benefit from Williams' spark off the bench
After 50 years, Havlicek's stolen moment
Judge: Stiviano must return gifts to Sterling's wife

Tuesday April 14, 2015
After 4 straight NBA Finals runs, Heat out of playoff race
Batum has right knee contusion, out for finale Wednesday
Wizards holding out Nene; Pacers try to make playoff push
Lin still considering returning to Lakers
Pelicans' Holiday expected to play vs. Spurs
Hawks' Sefolosha blames police for leg injury
Duke freshman Winslow to enter NBA Draft
Thunder need Spurs' help to make playoffs
Hawks' Sefolosha issues statement regarding injury
Surprise success stories what made 2014-15's rookies solid
LeBron No. 1 again in jersey sales; Bulls top-selling team
Green keys scheme that makes Warriors' defense shine
Kings, Celtics set to square off in Mexico City in 2015

Monday April 13, 2015
Coach expects Kevin Garnett to return for 21st NBA season
Milwaukee Bucks draw on region's history for new logo
Hayward injures Achilles tendon, may sit rest of way
Rubio undergoes successful ankle surgery
Jazz to host 2015 Utah Jazz Summer League
Blazers' Aldridge, Afflalo to sit out vs. Thunder
Cavaliers playing LeBron, others vs. Pistons
NBA executive Rod Thorn to retire in August
George's minutes could pick up if Pacers make playoffs
Thomas, Duncan named Players of the Week
NBA strikes new marketing partnership with PepsiCo
Westbrook avoids suspension for 16th technical foul
Stats can barely tell story of how Green's game has grown
Two players shine bright in this season of bumps and bruises
Fantasy Weekly: Year In Review, Part II

photoOpen Court: Conference Finals Clutch
The panel discusses clutch moments in the Conference Finals from John Stockton and Reggie Miller.
photoOpen Court: Finals Clutch Moments
Matt Winer and the Open Court panel talk about some of the greatest clutch plays from the NBA finals.
photoOpen Court: Semifinals Clutch Moments
The Open Court panel relive some of the great semifinals clutch moments from Isiah Thomas and Larry Bird.
photoKerr on First Year Success
NBA TV's Kristen Ledlow sits down with Steve Kerr to discuss his first season success as the Warriors head coach.
photoOpen Court: Definition of 'Clutch'
The Open Court panel gives their definitions for the characteristic.