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NBA playoffs, Day 1: Thunder only team to protect home court

Saturday was a day for the road teams with Atlanta, Brooklyn and Golden State stealing games on the road. Memphis attempted to do the same, rallying back in the third quarter, but the Thunder rebounded to take a 1-0 series lead.

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DeRozan's nightmare debut

DeMar DeRozan and the Raptors had been waiting for their first playoff game for years. Then, it went terribly.

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What happened Saturday in the NBA Playoffs

Home court advantage meant little on the NBA playoffs' first day. Three home favorites went down, most notably the Pacers, who continued their slide by falling to the 38-44 Atlanta Hawks.

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Thunder hold on late in 100-86 victory

The Thunder got out to an early lead, but Memphis pushed back to make it a close game. Then Kevin Durant finished the fight.

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Hawks stun Pacers in Indiana, 101-93

Jeff Teague had a huge Game 1 and led the Hawks to a stunning victory.

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Paul George's Game 1 in two GIFs

It's been a rough night for Paul George and the Pacers. How rough?

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Fudge

That rough.

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Jeff Teague destroys Evan Turner

At least he didn't fall.

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Playoff Korver has arrived

Don't stare too long it might burn your eyes. Playoff Korver is here.

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Mark Jackson keep setting those straw men ablaze

The Warriors' persecution complex is just incredible.

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Warriors beat Clippers in Game 1, 109-105

The refs marred an otherwise thrilling game, but the Warriors got the big road win.

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Big Baby is being dramatic

It's figuratively killing him that he was called for that foul.

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DeAndre Jordan is making all the alley-oops

Blake Griffin is in foul trouble, so DeAndre Jordan is picking up the alley-oop slack.

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Jamal Crawford hits a half-court buzzer-beater

Because it's Jamal Crawford and it's the playoffs.

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Veterans lift Nets to 94-87 win in Toronto

The Nets' star-studded lineup did what it was put together to do and took a 1-0 series lead.

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Drake trash talks Jay-Z on Raptors-Nets broadcast

What's wrong with eating fondue?

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Guy with stopwatch is the Nets-Raps' shot clock

Welcome to 2014, where the NBA has the technical sophistication of a rec league basketball game.

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Masai Ujiri shouts "F*** BROOKLYN!"

The Raptors GM is PUMPED.

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Toronto is bursting with Raptors fever

The crowd in downtown T-Dot is insane right now.

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Grizzlies, Thunder Game 1 TV schedule

The playoffs are here!

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Raptors-Nets Game 1 TV schedule

The NBA playoffs tip off with Toronto and Brooklyn.

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#TiVo4Jesus

Good lookin' out, Fox.

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Hawks-Pacers Game 1 TV schedule

The playoffs are here!

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Warriors-Clippers game 1 TV schedule

The playoffs are here!

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'Raptors vs. Dinosaurs'

Oh it's on now.

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Schedule for Day 1 of the NBA playoffs

The NBA Playoffs are finally here, which means ALL DAY BASKETBALL.

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