Zeljko Rebraca led the way as the Pistons beat Atlanta 105-99 Monday to win their first Central Division title since Isiah Thomas, Joe Dumars and the Bad Boys took care of business in 1989-90. Thomas, now the Pacers coach, isn't enjoying the same success Dumars is having as Pistons president. Indiana lost 111-99 to Cleveland and fell 1ÃÂ½ games out of the playoff picture.
E.phiphany of the Day: 56k | 300k Audio League Pass: Sign up and get free bonus coverage Greenville is Red-Hot Greenville's shooters scorched the nets and the defense clamped down on North Charleston en route to an 81-63 victory in Game 1 of the NBDL Finals on Monday night. Game 2 is set for Wednesday.
Apr. 8 Results Full Scoreboard Previous | Next Rockets 74 Magic 83 Recap|Box Score|Highlights Leading Scorer: S. Francis Hawks 99 Pistons 105 Recap|Box Score|Highlights Leading Scorer: J. Terry Cavs 111 Pacers 99 Recap|Box Score|Highlights Leading Scorer: R.
Davis Celtics 100 Bulls 105 Recap|Box Score|Highlights Leading Scorer: A. Walker Blazers 87 Spurs 99 Recap|Box Score|Highlights Leading Scorer: T. Duncan Mavericks 105 Jazz 96 Recap|Box Score|Highlights Leading Scorer: K. Malone Clippers 100 Sonics 102 Recap|Box Score|Highlights Leading Scorer: D. Mason Timberwolves 100 Warriors 93 Recap|Box Score|Highlights Leading Scorer: A. Jamison NIGHTLY LEADERS FEATURES For games on 04/07/2002 POINTS S. O'Neal LAL 40 P. Pierce BOS 32 A. Williams TOR 26 R. Miller IND 26 R. Allen MIL 25 REBOUNDS C. Webber SAC 14 K. Martin NJN 13 A. Mason MIL 12 A. Houston NYK 12 B. Grant MIA 12 ASSISTS E. Snow PHI 14 J. McInnis LAC 13 R. Strickland MIA 9 K. Ollie IND 8 D. Christie SAC 8 Bobble Trouble With more than 80 players and mascots appearing in bobblehead form for arena giveaways, the latest sports replica craze has certainly invaded the NBA.
Gallery: The Bobbleheads Upcoming bobblehead nights Golden Anniversary The championship has been claimed at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, which turned 50.
Day: One | Two | Three Portsmouth alumni 2002 Portsmouth rosters Coach With the Most NBA.com gives you a chance to vote for who you think merits a golden clipboard as IBM Coach of the Year.
Sixth Man | Most Improved Words of a Warrior Gilbert Arenas reveals his best prank ever in the Mailbox of the Week! Up Next: Magic's Hudson SPECIAL SECTIONS NBA Hoop-It-Up NBA Hoop-it-Up is coming your way. The official 3-on-3 basketball tour of the NBA tipped off on March 9 in Dallas and will travel to 48 cities throughout the United States and Canada.
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NBDL Finals Set The Greenville Groove will take on the North Charleston Lowgators in the inaugural NBDL Finals, after the Groove edged the Riverdragons and the Lowgators nipped the Revelers on Saturday.
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ROOKIES '02 Pau Gasol earned his third got milk? Rookie of the Month award as best in the West in March, while Jamaal Tinsley took East honors for the second time.