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Spurs' Kawhi Leonard chosen NBA's Defensive Player of the Year

...The San Antonio forward was selected the NBA Defensive Player of the Year on Thursday...the only players to win the award and the NBA Finals MVP."It feels great," said Leonard...franchise with which he played his first three NBA seasons. He was held out of Game 2 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-23/spurs-kawhi-leonard-chosen-nb
NBA roundup: James Harden leads Rockets to victory over Mavericks

...since taking the franchise's first title.Game 4 is Sunday at Dallas. No team has ever rallied from a 3-0 deficit to win an NBA postseason series.Harden set his playoff career high and hit 40 points with a three-point play on a layup after Dallas had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-24/nba-roundup-james-harden-lead
Stephen Curry helps Golden State complete sweep of New Orleans

...on Saturday, completing a sweep of their first-round playoff series.Klay Thompson added 25 points for the Warriors, the NBA's top overall seed, who will wait to play host to Game 1 of their second-round series against the winner of the Portland-Memphis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-25/stephen-curry-helps-golden-st
Carroll emerges as emotional leader of Atlanta Hawks

...disease. Not to mention, all those doubts about his future in the NBA as he bounced from one team to another."It made me stronger...2013 that it all came together."There are a few guys in the NBA where you're like, 'Man, that guy's got so much in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-24/carroll-emerges-emotional-lea
Cavs, Bulls push Celtics, Bucks to the edge of elimination

...best-of-seven, first-round series Sunday in Boston. No NBA team has won a series after trailing 3-0.Turner had 19 points...Two months later, James left for the Heat and led them to the NBA Finals in all four of his seasons, winning two championships...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-24/cavs-bulls-push-celtics-bucks
Hawks' Budenholzer named coach of the year

...Conference.Budenholzer was honored as the NBA Coach of the Year on Tuesday, an award...the award.Kerr, whose team finished an NBA-best 67-15 in his first season with...19-game winning streak, became the first NBA team to go 17-0 during a calendar month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-21/hawks-budenholzer-named-coach
Scott Brooks out as Thunder coach after seven seasons

...on Wednesday, parting ways with a former NBA Coach of the Year who led the team to three...four years, and the Thunder reached the NBA Finals in 2012. The Thunder failed to make...with the Thunder and was the 2009-10 NBA Coach of the Year."This is an extremely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-22/scott-brooks-out-thunder-coac
Toronto guard Lou Williams wins NBA's Sixth Man Award

NEW YORK - Toronto Raptors guard Lou Williams won the NBA's Sixth Man Award.He was honored as the league's best reserve...at Oracle Arena ? which has long been considered one of the NBA's loudest venues."I'm not so sure that the decibel level...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-20/toronto-guard-lou-williams-wi
Title favorite isn't clear in wide-open NBA playoffs

...said.The Warriors (67-15) were the NBA's best this season. LeBron James has...the West standings to find them.When the NBA postseason opens this weekend, there will...the most convoluted I've ever seen the NBA as far as, I've got no idea," Hall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-16/title-favorite-isnt-clear-wid
Michaux: Former Laney star Rod Hall might have future in NFL

...scouts that his future was unlikely in the NBA, Gates worked out for NFL scouts. The Chargers...down his choices to has already talked to NBA teams about tryouts as well as several overseas...interested in Hall."I've thought about if NBA doesn't work for me I would definitely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-04-23/michaux-former-laney-star