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New York Knicks vs. Boston Celtics: Postgame Grades and Analysis

The New York Knicks throttled the Boston Celtics, 100-85, behind J.R. Smith and Carmelo Anthony, who combined for 61 of the Knicks' 100 points.<p>What's most impressive about the Knicks' performance was that Smith actually out-performed 'Melo in terms of efficiency and balanced production.<p>Smith shot …

How Much Is Tony Allen Worth to the Memphis Grizzlies?

Tony Allen is a precious player to the Memphis Grizzlies. He may attract a big salary in the offseason, as mentioned by <i>The Commercial Appeal</i>. That likely won't come from the Grizzlies—not with their salary commitments.<p>Allen looks to be an attractive face on the free-agent market this summer, as</i> …

New York Knicks vs. Boston Celtics 3/26/13: Video Highlights and Recap

The New York Knicks took on the Boston Celtics on Tuesday at TD Garden.<p>Headed into the matchup, the Knicks had already clinched a playoff spot, holding the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference. After a four-game losing streak, they had bounced back with four straight wins against the Utah Jazz, …

Boston Celtics' Slow Start Fooled Us All Again as Playoff Run Awaits

The Boston Celtics have an uncanny knack for fooling the nation. Year after year, they defy the odds and overcome adversity to stage late-season turnarounds. It seems like the Celtics are out of contention two months into each season, only to make an ultimate case for the Eastern Conference …

J.R. Smith, Carmelo Anthony power Knicks past Celtics

BOSTON -- The New York Knicks are winning no matter who they play. Somehow, beating Boston feels special.<p>"Let's just be quite frank about them," …

Basketball

Andrew Wiggins OFFICIAL Senior Year Hoopmixtape! Best Player In High School!

Mavericks stun Clippers in rare win vs. one of West's best

DALLAS -- The Dallas Mavericks finally have a win over one of the top four teams headed to the Western Conference playoffs -- just in time for their …

Tim Tebow flies to Wichita, congratulates NCAA Cinderella with speech

Getty Images<p>Tim Tebow's career as a motivational speaker has taken him to churches, prisons and schools.<p>And now it's taken him to a bus parked on the tarmac of the airport in Wichita, Kansas.<p>Tebow's plane stopped to refuel at the Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita Sunday afternoon, and the New York …

Florida Gulf Coast dunked and danced all over San Diego State

<i>Credit: Eileen Blass, USA TODAY Sports</i><p>It's a shame Bill Raftery called Saturday's games in Auburn Hills, because the man behind "send it in, Jerome!" would have been in heaven calling the Florida Gulf Coast dunk-a-thon in Philadelphia.<p>The 15th-seeded Eagles were back at it on Sunday against San …

March has fulfilled its promise of Madness, leaving few survivors

DAYTON, Ohio – So now what? Besides exhaling?<p>This particular March has started to fulfill its promise, with its bracket busters and defrocked favorites and broken-hearted near-miss underdogs and narrow escapes. Indiana's Tom Crean spoke for 16 survivors Sunday when he named his main emotion after …

Printable NCAA Bracket: Updated to the Sweet 16

Whether your bracket is already doomed and you want to still be involved or you just like keeping track of all of the games, Bleacher Report has an updated printable bracket for the Sweet 16.<p>March Madness has certainly been wild so far, with some huge upsets and some big Cinderella stories. Now …

Florida Gulf Coast: Comparing the Eagles to NBA Pros

Florida Gulf Coast, a No. 15 seed in the 2013 NCAA tournament, stole my heart—and that of almost every other basketball fan as well—with its freewheeling takedowns of No. 2 Georgetown and No. 7 San Diego State to reach the Sweet 16. Rarely does a high seed possess players with such athleticism and …

Dunk City Rap Music Video: Florida Gulf Coast University Gets Song After NCAA Tournament Win

Chase Fieler helped put Dunk City, Fla. on the map with his jaw-dropping alley-oop slam against Georgetown. Then Black Magic and Bambi came along and gave this new locale an anthem.<p>After No. 15 seed Florida Gulf Coast University stunned No. 2 Georgetown in the second of the 2013 NCAA Tournament on …

The Ultimate Guide to Florida Gulf Coast University Men's Basketball

I'm not sure what the acronym FGCU meant to you a month ago.<p>Maybe you thought it was a government agency or a stock market code or the kind of Internet neologism teenagers use to circumvent their parents' authority.<p>Or maybe you thought it stood for Florida Gulf Coast University, in which case I …

NCAA Brackets 2013: Power Ranking No. 1 Seeds Still in the Field

Four started and only three remain.<p>Long the most criticized top seed in the tournament, Gonzaga bowed out of the tournament after a loss to Wichita State. The Shockers outplayed what had been and continued to be a sluggish Bulldogs team.<p>Last year, the top seeds all advanced to the Sweet 16, with …

Sweet 16 Schedule: Dates and Times for Thursday and Friday Matchups

Leading up to the Sweet 16, the 2013 NCAA tournament has lived up to the hype that is March Madness.<p>Florida Gulf Coast became the first No. 15 seed in NCAA tournament history to advance to the Sweet 16 on Sunday. The Sweet 16 also features No. 13 seed La Salle and No. 12 seed Oregon.<p>Gonzaga, the …

Florida Gulf Coast, Wichita State, La Salle Show NCAA Tournament Seeding No Longer Matters

If the NCAA Tournament's opening weekend taught us anything, it's that the difference between a No. 1 or 2 seed and a 9 seed, let alone a 14 or 15 seed, is minuscule. Parity clearly rules in college basketball. Though pessimists might say the game is "watered down," the lack of one elite team (with …

Previewing the Most Intriguing Sweet 16 Matchups

With upsets, no-name players emerging as tournament stars and catchy team nicknames like 'Dunk City,' March Madness offers the ultimate package for college basketball fans. To their pleasure, it is only going to get sweeter.<p>The Sweet 16 will take place Thursday and Friday and certainly provides …

NCAA Tournament 2013: Power Ranking the Sweet 16 Teams

The East is chalk, the West is confusing, the Midwest is still stacked and the South is Florida Gulf Coast.<p>Have you caught your breath yet? You had FGCU in the Sweet 16, right? Oh, what about La Salle?<p>Well, maybe the second weekend will make some sense out of it all. This is, after all, where …

Ranking the Top 10 Stories of March Madness

March Madness is about the fascinating stories behind the players and teams involved in the event as much as it is about the action on the court.<p>Sometimes the stories start before the NCAA tournament begins and are enhanced by the team's success. Sometimes the stories grow out of the tournament. …