Filed under: Stream NBA NBA Thursday: Hornets top Heat in East while Spurs beat Blazers out West Contributors: Tim Cato and Tom Ziller Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: NBA Thursday: Hornets top Heat in East while Spurs beat Blazers out West Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email Two big matchups between playoff teams on Thursday in the NBA saw the Hornets beat the Heat on the road in Miami, and the Spurs beat the Blazers in San Antonio to stay perfect at home (34-0). 5 Total Updates Since Mar 17, 2016, 9:01pm EDT Follow this stream March 18, 2016 The resurrected Hornets want more than playoffs By Tim Cato@tim_cato Two months ago, most people were pretty sure Charlotte wasn't even making the playoffs. Now they're contending for the No. 3 seed in the East. March 18, 2016 Matt Barnes made a rash decision? Well that's new By Tom Ziller Good morning. We have that and more in Friday's NBA newsletter. March 17, 2016 Matt Barnes escorted out of arena after scuffle By Tim Cato@tim_cato This is the craziest end to a game you've seen in a while. March 17, 2016 Jimmy Butler plays 'Password' with Derrick Rose By Tim Cato@tim_cato This is actually adorable. March 17, 2016 Kawhi Leonard hangs forever before hitting layup By Tim Cato@tim_cato This shot from Leonard doesn't make any sense!