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www.mercurynews.com
2 days ago
Golden State Warriors

Kurtenbach: The Warriors look poised to make the two-timelines mistake again

Warriors need a trade for Lauri Markkanen to contend in the Western Conference. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

NBA playoffs: Celtics fight past Cavs to enter finals, Mavs beat Thunder

Boston Celtics advance to Eastern Conference finals after beating Cleveland 113-98, while Dallas leads Oklahoma City series 3-2 with a 104-92 win. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
LA Lakers

Lakers played extra time against Grizzlies because of clock error

Clock error resulted in extended playing time during Lakers-Grizzlies game. Lakers' seeding in Western Conference dependent on other game outcomes. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
LA Lakers

Lakers vs. Pelicans Preview: The season finale

The Lakers' final game of the season will determine their fate in the upcoming play-in tournament. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
National Basketball Association

Thunder clinch No. 1 seed; Nuggets grab No. 2

Oklahoma City Thunder clinched No. 1 seed in Western Conference playoffs. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Every possible play-in seed scenario for Lakers on final day of the season, explained

Competitive race in Western Conference may lead to Lakers finishing between seeds 8-10. [ more ]
www.mercurynews.com
2 days ago
Golden State Warriors

Kurtenbach: The Warriors look poised to make the two-timelines mistake again

Warriors need a trade for Lauri Markkanen to contend in the Western Conference. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
Boston Celtics

NBA playoffs: Celtics fight past Cavs to enter finals, Mavs beat Thunder

Boston Celtics advance to Eastern Conference finals after beating Cleveland 113-98, while Dallas leads Oklahoma City series 3-2 with a 104-92 win. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
LA Lakers

Lakers played extra time against Grizzlies because of clock error

Clock error resulted in extended playing time during Lakers-Grizzlies game. Lakers' seeding in Western Conference dependent on other game outcomes. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
LA Lakers

Lakers vs. Pelicans Preview: The season finale

The Lakers' final game of the season will determine their fate in the upcoming play-in tournament. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
National Basketball Association

Thunder clinch No. 1 seed; Nuggets grab No. 2

Oklahoma City Thunder clinched No. 1 seed in Western Conference playoffs. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Every possible play-in seed scenario for Lakers on final day of the season, explained

Competitive race in Western Conference may lead to Lakers finishing between seeds 8-10. [ more ]
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#la-galaxy
www.90min.com
4 days ago
FC Barcelona

LA Galaxy vs Portland Timbers: Preview, predictions and lineups

LA Galaxy leads the Western Conference with 46 points after a recent win, while Portland Timbers have improved under new coach Phil Neville. [ more ]
www.90min.com
1 week ago
FC Barcelona

FC Dallas vs LA Galaxy: Preview, predictions and lineups

LA Galaxy in better form than FC Dallas, with FC Dallas struggling in recent matches.
Injuries affecting FC Dallas's key players like Jesus Ferreira and Liam Fraser. [ more ]
Soccer News
1 month ago
Chicago

Chicago Fire v LA Galaxy: Joveljic eyeing top spot as visitors target nine-point week - Soccer News

LA Galaxy aims for continued success in the Western Conference. [ more ]
www.90min.com
4 days ago
FC Barcelona

LA Galaxy vs Portland Timbers: Preview, predictions and lineups

LA Galaxy leads the Western Conference with 46 points after a recent win, while Portland Timbers have improved under new coach Phil Neville. [ more ]
www.90min.com
1 week ago
FC Barcelona

FC Dallas vs LA Galaxy: Preview, predictions and lineups

LA Galaxy in better form than FC Dallas, with FC Dallas struggling in recent matches.
Injuries affecting FC Dallas's key players like Jesus Ferreira and Liam Fraser. [ more ]
Soccer News
1 month ago
Chicago

Chicago Fire v LA Galaxy: Joveljic eyeing top spot as visitors target nine-point week - Soccer News

LA Galaxy aims for continued success in the Western Conference. [ more ]
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#mls
Soccer News
1 month ago
Los Angeles

Prediction: Chicago Fire FC vs Los Angeles Galaxy - Soccer News

Los Angeles Galaxy are favored to win against Chicago Fire FC due to their strong performance in MLS.
The match is predicted to end in a 2-0 victory for Los Angeles Galaxy. [ more ]
Soccer News
1 month ago
Austin

Bitesize Prediction: Austin FC vs Portland Timbers - 30/05/24 - Soccer News

Austin's impressive turnaround in form has propelled them as a leading play-off contender in the Western Conference. [ more ]
Soccer News
1 month ago
Los Angeles

Prediction: Chicago Fire FC vs Los Angeles Galaxy - Soccer News

Los Angeles Galaxy are favored to win against Chicago Fire FC due to their strong performance in MLS.
The match is predicted to end in a 2-0 victory for Los Angeles Galaxy. [ more ]
Soccer News
1 month ago
Austin

Bitesize Prediction: Austin FC vs Portland Timbers - 30/05/24 - Soccer News

Austin's impressive turnaround in form has propelled them as a leading play-off contender in the Western Conference. [ more ]
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#los-angeles-lakers
Silver Screen and Roll
2 months ago
Data science

Rui Hachimura's playoff struggles showcase biggest need for Lakers in offseason

The Lakers made significant progress against the Denver Nuggets, with key improvements in playing style and defense, although facing challenges in player performance.
Addressing the differential roles of key players like Rui Hachimura and Michael Porter Jr. will be crucial for the Lakers in the offseason. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
LA Lakers

LeBron (illness) ruled out for Lakers vs. Wolves

The Los Angeles Lakers are without LeBron James due to flu-like symptoms for the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
The game between the Lakers and the Timberwolves is crucial for playoff seeding in the Western Conference. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
LA Lakers

Taurean Prince is having a moment and Lakers are taking advantage

Lakers secured an essential victory against the Cavaliers, moving up the conference standings.
Taurean Prince made a significant impact during the game, showcasing his defensive prowess and shooting skills. [ more ]
www.silverscreenandroll.com
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Reacts: What team do Lakers have the best chance against in the play-in game?

The majority of Lakers fans prefer to face the Houston Rockets or the Golden State Warriors in the play-in game.
The Los Angeles Lakers are currently perceived as a formidable team that other fans would least like to face in the Western Conference playoffs. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
LA Lakers

Breaking down the Lakers' playoff seeding scenarios, odds

Despite winning more games this season, the Lakers are further away from earning a first-round playoff spot compared to last season.
The Western Conference has become more competitive in 2023-24 due to the rise of some teams offsetting declines from others. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Who would the Lakers have the best chance against in the play-in game?

The Lakers may face the Rockets, Warriors, Kings, or Suns in the play-in game.
Each potential opponent poses unique challenges.
Injuries may impact the performance of the Kings in the play-in game. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
2 months ago
Data science

Rui Hachimura's playoff struggles showcase biggest need for Lakers in offseason

The Lakers made significant progress against the Denver Nuggets, with key improvements in playing style and defense, although facing challenges in player performance.
Addressing the differential roles of key players like Rui Hachimura and Michael Porter Jr. will be crucial for the Lakers in the offseason. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
LA Lakers

LeBron (illness) ruled out for Lakers vs. Wolves

The Los Angeles Lakers are without LeBron James due to flu-like symptoms for the game against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
The game between the Lakers and the Timberwolves is crucial for playoff seeding in the Western Conference. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
LA Lakers

Taurean Prince is having a moment and Lakers are taking advantage

Lakers secured an essential victory against the Cavaliers, moving up the conference standings.
Taurean Prince made a significant impact during the game, showcasing his defensive prowess and shooting skills. [ more ]
www.silverscreenandroll.com
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Reacts: What team do Lakers have the best chance against in the play-in game?

The majority of Lakers fans prefer to face the Houston Rockets or the Golden State Warriors in the play-in game.
The Los Angeles Lakers are currently perceived as a formidable team that other fans would least like to face in the Western Conference playoffs. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
LA Lakers

Breaking down the Lakers' playoff seeding scenarios, odds

Despite winning more games this season, the Lakers are further away from earning a first-round playoff spot compared to last season.
The Western Conference has become more competitive in 2023-24 due to the rise of some teams offsetting declines from others. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Who would the Lakers have the best chance against in the play-in game?

The Lakers may face the Rockets, Warriors, Kings, or Suns in the play-in game.
Each potential opponent poses unique challenges.
Injuries may impact the performance of the Kings in the play-in game. [ more ]
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#nba-playoffs
ESPN.com
2 months ago
New York Knicks

Predicting Wolves-Nuggets, Pacers-Knicks and conference semifinal matchups

NBA playoffs in conference semifinals with some series set and awaiting results for others. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
LA Clippers

2024 NBA playoffs roundtable: What to watch heading into massive Game 6 matchups

Exciting start to the 2024 NBA Playoffs. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
National Basketball Association

NBA playoffs: LeBron's Lakers eliminated as Nuggets' Murray hits late hoop

Jamal Murray's game-winning shot sent the Denver Nuggets to the Western Conference semis with a 108-106 victory over the LA Lakers. [ more ]
The Ringer
3 months ago
Austin

How We Define the League's Top Guards and Playoff Predictions

The podcast discusses play-in teams, playoff matchups, the potential success of OKC as the top seed in the Western Conference, and the Team USA squad for the Olympics. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Three key talking points entering the NBA Western Conference postseason

Nuggets led by Jokic are strong Western Conference contenders. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
LA Clippers

NBA playoffs 2024: First-round news, scores and highlights

Key Takeaway: NBA playoffs start with top seeds Boston Celtics in the East and Oklahoma City Thunder in the West; exciting matchups ahead. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
New York Knicks

Predicting Wolves-Nuggets, Pacers-Knicks and conference semifinal matchups

NBA playoffs in conference semifinals with some series set and awaiting results for others. [ more ]
ESPN.com
2 months ago
LA Clippers

2024 NBA playoffs roundtable: What to watch heading into massive Game 6 matchups

Exciting start to the 2024 NBA Playoffs. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
2 months ago
National Basketball Association

NBA playoffs: LeBron's Lakers eliminated as Nuggets' Murray hits late hoop

Jamal Murray's game-winning shot sent the Denver Nuggets to the Western Conference semis with a 108-106 victory over the LA Lakers. [ more ]
The Ringer
3 months ago
Austin

How We Define the League's Top Guards and Playoff Predictions

The podcast discusses play-in teams, playoff matchups, the potential success of OKC as the top seed in the Western Conference, and the Team USA squad for the Olympics. [ more ]
www.aljazeera.com
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Three key talking points entering the NBA Western Conference postseason

Nuggets led by Jokic are strong Western Conference contenders. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
LA Clippers

NBA playoffs 2024: First-round news, scores and highlights

Key Takeaway: NBA playoffs start with top seeds Boston Celtics in the East and Oklahoma City Thunder in the West; exciting matchups ahead. [ more ]
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#nhl
Stanley Cup of Chowder
3 months ago
Boston Bruins

Morning Skate: Set

NHL regular season winding down, Western Conference teams in action, Bruins-Leafs Game 1 on Saturday at 8 PM [ more ]
The Hockey Writers
3 months ago
LA Kings

Where the Western Conference Playoff Matchups Stand Right Now - The Hockey Writers NHL News Latest News, Analysis & More

Western Conference playoffs matchups in flux. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
National Hockey League

NHL playoff watch: The first-round matchups yet to be set

The Eastern Conference playoffs have all seeds determined, while the Western Conference still has the battle between Vegas Golden Knights and Los Angeles Kings for playoff positioning. [ more ]
Yahoo Sports
3 months ago
San Jose Sharks

Rookies help Wild to rout Sharks in San Jose

The Minnesota Wild have performed well against lower-ranked Western Conference teams but struggled against the rest of the conference. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
3 months ago
San Jose Sharks

San Jose and Minnesota square off in Western Conference play

The Minnesota Wild face the San Jose Sharks in a Western Conference matchup. [ more ]
Porterville Recorder
3 months ago
San Jose Sharks

San Jose and Minnesota square off in Western Conference play

The Minnesota Wild are favored against the struggling San Jose Sharks in their Western Conference matchup. [ more ]
Stanley Cup of Chowder
3 months ago
Boston Bruins

Morning Skate: Set

NHL regular season winding down, Western Conference teams in action, Bruins-Leafs Game 1 on Saturday at 8 PM [ more ]
The Hockey Writers
3 months ago
LA Kings

Where the Western Conference Playoff Matchups Stand Right Now - The Hockey Writers NHL News Latest News, Analysis & More

Western Conference playoffs matchups in flux. [ more ]
ESPN.com
3 months ago
National Hockey League

NHL playoff watch: The first-round matchups yet to be set

The Eastern Conference playoffs have all seeds determined, while the Western Conference still has the battle between Vegas Golden Knights and Los Angeles Kings for playoff positioning. [ more ]
Yahoo Sports
3 months ago
San Jose Sharks

Rookies help Wild to rout Sharks in San Jose

The Minnesota Wild have performed well against lower-ranked Western Conference teams but struggled against the rest of the conference. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
3 months ago
San Jose Sharks

San Jose and Minnesota square off in Western Conference play

The Minnesota Wild face the San Jose Sharks in a Western Conference matchup. [ more ]
Porterville Recorder
3 months ago
San Jose Sharks

San Jose and Minnesota square off in Western Conference play

The Minnesota Wild are favored against the struggling San Jose Sharks in their Western Conference matchup. [ more ]
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#eastern-conference
Posting and Toasting
3 months ago
New York Knicks

Jalen Brunson named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Jalen Brunson named Eastern Conference Player of the Week with impressive stats, leading the Knicks to a 4-0 record and a 50-win season.
Nikola Jokic named Western Conference Player of the Week, excelling with 26.5 PPG, 11.5 RPG, and 7.8 APG for the Nuggets. [ more ]
Newsday
3 months ago
LA Clippers

NBA Playoffs 2024: Playoff positioning battles continue, and see what games matter most

The last week of the NBA season has multiple important games with playoff implications.
Several teams in both the East and West are vying for specific playoff positions and seeding. [ more ]
Posting and Toasting
3 months ago
New York Knicks

Jalen Brunson named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Jalen Brunson named Eastern Conference Player of the Week with impressive stats, leading the Knicks to a 4-0 record and a 50-win season.
Nikola Jokic named Western Conference Player of the Week, excelling with 26.5 PPG, 11.5 RPG, and 7.8 APG for the Nuggets. [ more ]
Newsday
3 months ago
LA Clippers

NBA Playoffs 2024: Playoff positioning battles continue, and see what games matter most

The last week of the NBA season has multiple important games with playoff implications.
Several teams in both the East and West are vying for specific playoff positions and seeding. [ more ]
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The Mercury News
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Play-in preview: Warriors' season on the line against the Kings

The Warriors are in the play-in tournament and face the risk of elimination with any loss, despite a better record than the previous year. [ more ]
Silver Screen and Roll
3 months ago
Golden State Warriors

Players Grades: Lakers vs. Warriors

The Western Conference standings this season are extremely competitive and unpredictable compared to previous years.
The Lakers have shown impressive performance improvement over a 44-game span, despite facing challenges with important game losses. [ more ]
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ESPN.com
4 months ago
National Basketball Association

Williams, Rose joins growing Grizzlies injury list

Memphis Grizzlies facing multiple injuries
Key players out for weeks [ more ]
sportslens.com
4 months ago
National Basketball Association

NBA: The Phoenix Suns Have The Easiest Remaining Schedule

The Phoenix Suns have the toughest remaining schedule in the NBA.
They began the season slowly but have improved significantly in recent games. [ more ]
ESPN.com
4 months ago
National Basketball Association

Williams, Rose joins growing Grizzlies injury list

Memphis Grizzlies facing multiple injuries
Key players out for weeks [ more ]
sportslens.com
4 months ago
National Basketball Association

NBA: The Phoenix Suns Have The Easiest Remaining Schedule

The Phoenix Suns have the toughest remaining schedule in the NBA.
They began the season slowly but have improved significantly in recent games. [ more ]
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