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Tyler Mullins is a writer for The Source and the Head Hip-Hop editor for RuptureSpot.com. He is a student at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio pursuing a degree in Strategic Communications. To contact follow on Twitter @Tmullins101 or through email to TylerRuptureSpot@gmail.com

Hawks Take Series Lead at Home over Pacers.

Roy Hibbert looking goofy

After splitting the games in Indiana against the Pacers, the Atlanta Hawks traveled home to play Games 3 and 4. After winning Game 2, the Pacers came into Atlanta with a new found swagger. The #1 seed Pacers were upset again in Game 3 by the #8 seed Hawks. After silencing some of the critics with their performance in Game […]

Mavericks Tie Series in Game 2. 113-92

MAVS

The Dallas Mavericks came into Game 2 determined to win a game on the road. After losing Game 1 in San Antonio, Shawn Marion and the Mavericks made the proper adjustments to cruise pass the Spurs and even out the series. Marion dropped 20 points and recorded 5 rebounds after only scoring 8 points in Game 1. Dallas OG, Dirk […]

Heat Edge by Bobcats in Game 2.

EL HEat

Lebron James and the Miami Heat hosted the Charlotte Bobcats for Game 2. James provided 32 points and 8 assists to help the Heat win a hard fought game. The Heat got another great performance from Chris Bosh, who finished with 20 points. The final piece of Miami’s Big Three, Dwayne Wade, added 15 points on the board. Wade also forced a […]

Raptors Win Game 2 to Tie Series

The Toronto Raptors came back roaring after losing Game 1 to the visiting Brooklyn Nets. Assisted by Demar Derozan‘s 30 points and Jonas Valanciunas second consecutive playoff double-double, the Raptors were able to pull out the post-season win on their home floor. Valanciunas dropped 15 points along with landing 14 rebounds. After 2 points and 3 rebounds in […]

Pacers Bounce Back In Game 2

After suffering a crushing upset by the Atlanta Hawks in Game 1, the Indiana Pacers suited up to defend their home court in Game 2. The Pacers came into the game with a vengeance, Paul George dropped 27 points while pulling in 10 boards. If the Pacers’ stud can continue producing double-doubles, he should have no problem […]

Clippers Give Warriors the Work in Game 2.

After losing to Golden State in Game 1, the Los Angeles Clippers stormed into the Staples Center with every intention of dominating Game 2. The Clip Show came out on fire, dominating the entire first half and going into halftime with a 26 point lead. Coming into the 3rd quarter, The Clippers never looked back. Los Angeles stud forward, Blake Griffin, […]

Grizzlies Roar Back in Game 2.

After a crushing defeat in Game 1, the Memphis Grizzlies went back into the Oklahoma City gauntlet to face the Slim Reaper, Kevin Durant, and the Oklahoma City Thunder. Memphis forward, Zach Randolph, helped lead the Grizzlies’ charge through overtime, eventually scoring the go ahead layup with 26 seconds left to put Memphis up by 2. Mike Conley helped the cause by recording a double-double […]

Trail Blazers Steal Game 1 From Houston in Overtime Thriller

Lillard Time

LaMarcus Aldridge and the Portland Trail Blazers ventured into Houston last night to battle the Rockets for the first game of their seven game series. Aldridge played like a man on fire, finishing with 46 points, 18 rebounds, and ultimately tying the Rockets in the final seconds to send the game into overtime. Aldridge eventually fouled out in overtime and […]

Wizards Tame Bulls in Game 1: 102-93

The Washington Wizards travelled into the Windy City last night to face the Chicago Bulls. Wizards forward, Nenê, put the team on his back, scoring 24 points and recording 8 rebounds. The six foot eleven Brazilian helped the Wizards in a 30-18 run in the fourth quarter to secure the victory on the road. With a little help from Trevor […]

Miami Heat Take Care of Business vs Charlotte Bobcats: 99-88

The Miami Heat welcomed the Charlotte Bobcats to American Airlines Arena to start their series in Round 1 of the NBA playoffs. LeBron James and Dwayne Wade united for 50 points to help the Heat’s late game push to defeat the Bobcats. Al Jefferson completed a double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds after obtaining a foot injury in the first quarter. Jefferson […]

Huge 4th Quarter Secures Win For San Antonio Spurs: 90-85

Tony Parkah

The Dallas Mavericks travelled into San Antonio today to start their series against the Spurs for the NBA playoffs. The Mavericks dominated the game for the first 3 quarters. Mid-way through the 4th quarter the Mavericks held a ten point lead over the Spurs. The Spurs held the Mavericks to only one field goal in […]

Thunder Seek Post-Season Revenge on Grizzlies

KD Westbrook

The Oklahoma City Thunder welcomed the Memphis Grizzlies into Chesapeake Energy Arena to start the first round of the NBA Playoffs. After being upset by the Grizzlies last year during the playoffs, Kevin Durant and the Thunder came into this game with a chip on their shoulder. The Thunder came out swinging in the first half, eventually going into half […]

Pacers Shocked by Hawks in Series Opener

Hawks Pacers

The Indiana Pacers hosted the Atlanta Hawks for the first game of round one for the NBA playoffs. The Hawks quickly made themselves right at home in Bankers Life Field. Jeff Teague and Paul Millsap made themselves comfortable and combined for a solid 53 points. Since the All Star break the Pacers have not been playing the same basketball, many have wondered if […]

Warriors Beat Clippers in Nail Biter Game

Splash Bros

The Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Clippers got the Western Conference playoffs off to an exciting start with a game that came down to the last minute. The Super Splash Brothers, Klay Thompson and Steph Curry united for 36 points to push the Warriors ahead in the Staples Center. Although Chris Paul and Blake Griffin combined for 44 points, they weren’t able […]

Brooklyn Nets top Toronto Raptors in Game 1: 94-87

Brooklyn Nets beat raptors

The Toronto Raptors hosted the Brooklyn Nets to start the first round of the NBA playoffs today. Despite controlling the game through most of the first half, the Raptors fell to the Nets in the 4th quarter. Nets veteran, Paul Pierce, blew up in the last quarter and scored 9 straight points to solidify the […]