Recap: Toronto vs. Brooklyn

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points and made two big baskets down the stretch, helping the Toronto Raptors draw even in their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series with the Brooklyn Nets with a hard- earned 100-95 decision at Air Canada Centre.

Warriors must solve Clippers' trapping defense

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

Even though it didn't look like it in Game2, the Golden State Warriors have seen opposing defenses try to trap star point guard Stephen Curry many times before. They've seen teams try to be physical with him and take him out of the game with aggressive double teams.

Mark Bradley: Under pressure, the Pacers blow out the Hawks

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

For Indiana, Game 2 had a last-stand feeling to it. "It's a must win," Roy Hibbert had said, and in that if nothing else the Indiana center was accurate. For the top-seeded Pacers to fall behind 2-0 and face elimination without seeing their beloved home floor again this season ... well, if that wasn't desperation at the door, it sure wasn't Avon calling, either.

Hawks blown away by Pacers

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

The Pacers answered back.

Pacers rally past Hawks 101-85 to even series

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

When the Indiana Pacers needed a lift. Paul George stepped up. All over the court, over and over again.

Recap: Indiana vs. Atlanta

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

It was a tale of two third quarters for the Indiana Pacers.

Anybody worried about Mavericks' Nowitzki? One bad shooting night won't stop him

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

Dirk Nowitzki is easy to take for granted.

Marla Ridenour: Vibes around Cavaliers coach Mike Brown not too good

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

It wasn't anything Cavaliers acting General Manager David Griffin said about coach Mike Brown on Tuesday that made Brown's return seem uncertain.

Heat's Bosh in a cold streak, scoring 20 points only twice in past 16 games

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

Chris Bosh had the look of a player in the middle of a slump.

Dave Hyde: Coach Spoelstra has to mix-and-match his talent to opponent more this postseason

| |Tuesday, Apr. 22, 2014

This came after a two-hour practice and film period Tuesday. Heat veteran Shane Battier, so ready, so antsy, stayed on the court after everyone left, sprinting from one side to the other and setting up for a three-point shot.