Spero Dedes is exiting the Gulag. After three years as voice of the Knicks on the MSG Radio Network, Dedes is moving on to expand his national play-by-play presence.
Kevin Durant’s speech Tuesday, when he was named the N.B.A.’s most valuable player, seemed to spur the Thunder. And he contributed 32 points, 12 rebounds and 9 assists.
Newly crowned MVP Kevin Durant scored 32 points and Russell Westbrook recorded a triple-double as the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Los Angeles Clippers 112-101 on Wednesday to level their second round playoff series.
Kevin Durant stood before his adoring home crowd, proudly holding his MVP trophy above his head during a pregame ceremony.
Roy Hibbert emerged from a deep playoff slump to help rescue the Indiana Pacers as they edged Washington 86-82 on Wednesday to avoid falling behind by two games in the Eastern Conference semi-final.
Big Roy came up with a big answer for his critics and his teammates Wednesday night.
Roy Hibbert, ridiculed after going scoreless in Game 1, had a season-high 28 points with nine rebounds as the Pacers defeated the Wizards, 86-82, to even their series at 1-1.
Ray Allen, the 38-year-old sharpshooter with two championships and 10 All-Star selections, shows he is still capable of producing signature playoff moments.
When the Nets surged in the second half, some speculated they were better off without Brook Lopez. But the team’s lack of a low-post presence was a key factor in a loss to Miami.