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Aaron is an author, journalist and blogger originally from Connecticut who now lives on the West Coast. He is the managing editor of the college football website CrystalBallRun.com, founder of AaronTorres-Sports.com and has also had work published for Fox Sports, Sports Illustrated and Slam Magazine. He published his first book, "The Unlikeliest Champion" in December 2011.

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Copeland steps up

The New York Knicks needed a strong effort from their bench to get a Game 5 win on Thursday night, and got exactly that. In a surprising effort, reserve forward Chris Copeland finished the game with 13 points.

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Knicks keep their season alive with Game 5 win

The New York Knicks needed a win to keep their season alive Thursday night, and got exactly that in a 85-75 victory over the Indiana Pacers. Carmelo Anthony led New York with 28 points as the series now shifts back to Indiana for Game 6 Saturday.

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Knicks take 40-34 lead into halftime of Game 5

After two quarters of play in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference playoff series, the New York Knicks have a 40-34 lead over the Indiana Pacers. Indiana leads the series, 3-1.

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Balanced offense leads Memphis to Game 4 win

The balanced scoring Mike Conley, Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph was the difference in the Memphis Grizzlies Game 4 victory over Oklahoma City on Monday night. The trio combined for 70 points in the win.

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Randolph leads Grizzlies to Game 4 win

Behind 23 points from Zach Randolph, the Memphis Grizzlies stole a wild, 103-97 overtime victory Monday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder. The Grizzlies now have a 3-1 series lead entering Game 5 Wednesday.

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Thunder take comfortable halftime lead in Game 4

The Oklahoma City Thunder have ridden red-hot shooting to a 56-48 halftime lead over Memphis in Game 4 of their Western Conference playoff series. Kevin Durant leads the Thunder with 14 points.

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Anthony struggles for a second straight game

For a second straight game Carmelo Anthony struggled, and the Knicks fell to the Celtics because of it. Anthony finished Game 5 with just 22 points, with 12 coming in the first quarter.

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Kevin Garnett's resurgence has keyed Celtics' run

The Boston Celtics have survived elimination in two straight playoff games, and it's thanks to the play of forward Kevin Garnett, who recorded his fourth-straight double-double in Wednesday's Game 5 win.

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Garnett leads Celtics to surprising Game 5 win

Kevin Garnett poured in 16 points and grabbed a game-high 18 rebounds as the Celtics stunned the Knicks in their opening-round playoff series. The series now shifts back to Boston with the Knicks clinging to a 3-2 series lead.

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Anthony suffers minor shoulder injury

Carmelo Anthony appeared to be shaken up in the fourth quarter of Game 5 against the Boston Celtics with an apparent shoulder injury Wednesday. Anthony returned to the court without missing any action.

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Bass, Garnett keeping Celtics close in Game 5

In the face of elimination, the Celtics are playing some of their best basketball of the playoffs and lead 45-39 at halftime of their Game 5 opening round series against the Knicks.

Front-court will lead Syracuse in first ACC season

The Syracuse Orange will move to the ACC in 2014 and do so with a number of question marks, specifically in the front-court. However, with C.J. Fair's return, the Orange should remain amongst the nation's elite.

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Wade hurt, but Heat roll into second round

The Miami Heat advanced to the second round of the NBA playoffs on Sunday, despite an injury to guard Dwyane Wade. Wade should be set to return when the Heat resumes postseason action later this week.

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Bucks season ends, future of organization in doubt

With three key players hitting free agency this off-season, the future of the Milwaukee Bucks remains uncertain going forward. Milwaukee's season ended with an 88-77 loss to Miami on Sunday.

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Heat advance with 88-77 win

Without an injured Dwyane Wade, the Miami Heat struggled, but still did enough on to advance to the second round of the NBA playoffs. LeBron James' 30 points helped the seal the sweep on Sunday.

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Miami cruising in Game 4, even without Wade

Despite a sloppy start without Dwyane Wade, the Heat are up 45-41 at halftime of Game 4 of their first-round series with the Bucks.

Louisville primed for another title run in 2014

With the return of Russ Smith, Louisville could be in prime position for another title run in 2014. The Cardinals will also return Luke Hancock, Chane Behanan and a number of other contributors.

Baylor's Cory Jefferson to return for senior year

Baylor's Cory Jefferson announced he's return to the school for his senior year on Thursday. The 6'9 forward averaged 13.3 points and eight rebounds as a junior in 2013.

Doug McDermott to return for senior season

Creighton All-American Doug McDermott announced Thursday that he'd bypass the NBA Draft and return to school for his senior year. McDermott averaged 23.2 points per game as a junior during the 2013 season.

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Johnson will start Game 2 despite foot injury

The Brooklyn Nets got word just before tip-off that a key player would remain in their starting lineup despite a Game 2 injury.

What would Andrew Wiggins mean to his 4 finalists?

With top-ranked high school hoops star Andrew Wiggins set to make his college choice soon, here is what his commitment would mean to each of the four schools still recruiting him.

Napier could key big 2014 season for UConn

Despite sitting out the 2013 NCAA Tournament while on NCAA probation, the UConn Huskies should enter 2014 as a major Final Four contender. UConn returns their top six scorers, including All-Big East guard Shabazz Napier.

Kansas State transfer considering move to Miami

Just a day after announcing he'd leave Kansas State, the University of Miami has become the front-runner to land ex-Wildcats guard Angel Rodriguez. Rodriguez is hoping to transfer closer to family in his native Puerto Rico.

Memphis adds transfer David Pellom

Memphis basketball picked up a key player on Tuesday with the announcement that David Pellom will transfer and be eligible to play for the school immediately in 2014. Pellom sat out the 2013 season, but averaged 10.4 points in 2012.

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Can the Clippers make a deep playoff run

With little playoff experience, the 2013 Los Angeles Clippers are trying to go where no club in the organization's history has ever gone before: To the Western Conference Finals and potentially even further.

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Your Grizzlies-Clippers schedule

For the second year in a row, the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies will square off in the opening round of the playoffs. Here is a complete schedule of the games.

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Carmelo, 'Big Two' looking for big playoff series

In this year's opening-round playoff series between the Knicks and Celtics, a handful of players are looking for big performances to prove doubters wrong.

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The NBA Playoffs are now set

The 2013 NBA playoff matchups are set. Here are the eight series that will make up the postseason.

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Stephen Curry sets NBA three-pointer record

Stephen Curry broke Ray Allen's NBA three-pointer record with his 270th of the 2013 season on Wednesday night. Curry had made 16 threes in the Warriors' previous two games entering the night.

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Jazz eliminated from playoffs with Wednesday loss

The Utah Jazz were officially eliminated from playoff contention on Wednesday night following a loss to the Memphis Grizzlies. Memphis will be either the No. 4 or 5 seed in the playoffs, depending on the outcome of Wednesday's late games.

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