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Kevin Zimmerman

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Blog manager at AZDesertSwarm.com and reporter at ValleyoftheSuns.com. Also an occasional contributing writer at Dime Magazine. I'm a University of Arizona graduate and a Phoenix-native who enjoys complaining, wings and beer. Basketball is my favorite thing.

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Aldridge has Blazers back in the postseason

The Greg Oden and Brandon Roy injuries brought disappointment to a proud franchise that was set on changing its culture from the Jail Blazer days, but LaMarcus Aldridge has the Trail Blazers back in the postseason.

Playoff seeding up for grabs on NBA's final day

The third through seventh seeds in the Eastern Conference are to-be-determined in the final day of the regular season, as are four seeds out west.

NBA Draft: Grant and Robinson III in, Harrell out

Syracuse forward Jerami Grant and Michigan's Glenn Robinson III will enter the NBA Draft, but Louisville's Montrezl Harrell will return for his junior season.

Roundup: Dumars demoted in Pistons front office

The Detroit Pistons will retain former general manager Joe Dumars in an executive adviser role, and Carmelo Anthony reportedly asked a former Chicago Bulls player about playing for coach Tom Thibodeau.

Pacers drop Thunder, control East

The Indiana Pacers dropped the Oklahoma City Thunder and with a game remaining can lock up the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs.

New Mexico center Alex Kirk to enter NBA Draft

New Mexico center Alex Kirk will declare for the NBA Draft after his junior year with the Lobos.

Jarnell Stokes leaves Tennessee, goes pro

The Tennessee Volunteers will lose talented big man Jarnell Stokes, who will forgo his final season of college ball to enter the NBA Draft.

Doc: Blake Griffin ahead of LeBron in MVP race

Clippers coach Doc Rivers thinks Blake Griffin is behind Kevin Durant but ahead of LeBron James in the MVP race.

Knicks face the reality of Andrea Bargnani

The New York Knicks put a lot of chips on Andrea Bargnani making a difference, but the numbers don't support their case.

LeBron thinks Durant has played MVP-type season

Miami Heat forward LeBron James said he thinks Kevin Durant has earned the MVP award this season because of his consistency.

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