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Veteran forward Andre Iguodala going back to Golden State: reports

Friday, August 6th, 2021
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Andre Iguodala confirmed Friday he is rejoining the Golden State Warriors. The 37-year-old told the New York Times he intends to sign a one-year deal to return to the Bay Area to finish out his career.

Raptors pick Florida State forward Scottie Barnes 4th overall in NBA draft

Thursday, July 29th, 2021
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The Toronto Raptors selected Florida State forward Scottie Barnes with the fourth-overall pick in the NBA draft Thursday. The Detroit Pistons selected Oklahoma State's Cade Cunningham with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday night.

Bucks down Suns to even series behind Middleton’s clutch performance

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
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Middleton scored 40 points, including 10 straight for the Milwaukee Bucks down the stretch to send them past the Phoenix Suns, 109-103 on Wednesday night in Game 4.

Suns survive Antetokounmpo’s monster night, extend NBA Finals lead over Bucks

Thursday, July 8th, 2021
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Devin Booker scored 31 points, Chris Paul had 23 and the Suns beat the Milwaukee Bucks 118-108 on Thursday night to take a 2-0 series lead.

Bucks defeat Hawks, advance to 1st NBA Finals since 1974

Saturday, July 3rd, 2021
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Khris Middleton scored 32 points to help the shorthanded Milwaukee Bucks secure their spot in the NBA Finals with a 118-107 victory over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals Saturday night.

Paul lifts Suns past Clippers to advance to NBA Finals for 1st time since 1993

Wednesday, June 30th, 2021
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Chris Paul led the Phoenix Suns into their first NBA Finals in 28 years, beating the Los Angeles Clippers 130-103 on Wednesday night to close out the Western Conference finals in six games.

George helps Clippers stave off elimination against Suns

Monday, June 28th, 2021
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Paul George scored 41 points, Reggie Jackson added 23 and the resilient Los Angeles Clippers staved off elimination by beating the Phoenix Suns 116-102 on Monday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals.

Middleton ties career-high with 38 points as Bucks down Hawks

Sunday, June 27th, 2021
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Khris Middleton scored 20 of his playoff career high-tying 38 points in the fourth quarter, leading the Milwaukee Bucks to a 113-102 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday night for a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.

Bucks dominate Hawks, avenge Game 1 loss to tie series up

Friday, June 25th, 2021
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Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 25 points, Jrue Holiday added 22 and the Milwaukee Bucks blew out the Atlanta Hawks 125-91 on Friday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at a game apiece.

Durant pours in 32 as Nets rout Bucks to extend series lead in Harden’s absence

Monday, June 7th, 2021
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Kevin Durant scored 32 points in three quarters of a top-to-bottom blowout that sent the Brooklyn Nets halfway to the Eastern Conference finals with a 125-86 rout of the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night.