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Follow live: Warriors coming back in Game 2

Down by as many as 17 in the first half, the Warriors have come back with a strong second quarter Tuesday night to keep the Blazers within sight in the second half.

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Miami wins Game 1 in OT despite Lowry's heroics

Kyle Lowry sent Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals into overtime with a half-court buzzer-beater, but Miami scored the first eight points of OT and outlasted the Raptors north of the border.

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Lowry's half-court heave forces OT, Toronto erupts (0:29)
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Ref's Perspective: Final play from Thunder-Spurs Game 2 (2:28)
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Spurs react to wild, controversial Game 2 finish (1:39)
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We expected better: Top 25 of unfulfilled potential

ESPN.com presents the top 25 cases of unfulfilled potential in sports history. Some of the athletes who made the list squandered their prodigious talent; others were slowed or stopped by injury. All left us wanting more.

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Thompson demoralizing Hawks on glass ... again

Offense isn't Tristan Thompson's calling card. But just as he did in last season's playoffs against the Hawks, he is giving the Cavaliers extra offensive possessions with his rebounding.

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Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Blazers keep repelling every GSW push. Portland now leads 72-64

Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

Portland trying to hang on to its lead, which is down to four points midway through the 3rd quarter. No Harkless, who has been checking Klay Thompson, has gone to the bench with his fourth foul. Blazers are still moving the ball well, but Warriors' D is turning it up.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Fiery crowd tonight. Livid at the refs

Kyle Lowry's half-court heave forces OT

And the Toronto crowd erupted.

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Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors PG Kyle Lowry says he has to be better and "pick my s--- up."

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It was delayed by a half-court buzzer-beater, but Dwyane Wade picked up his 100th career playoff win as the Heat held on in OT. [Credit: Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images]

Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

The Trail Blazers weather the Golden State comeback in the closing minutes of the first half and rebuild their lead. It's 59-51 at intermission. CJ McCollum (14 points) and Al-Farouq Aminu (13 points) both shot well from distance. Damian Lillard struggled to find driving lanes in the Portland half court, but hit a big 3-pointer a couple of minutes before halftime and dropped a pretty dime to Mason Plumlee in early offense.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Warriors trail 59-51 at the half. Defense was bad until the Draymond at center switch. Barnes finally woke up in the 2nd quarter

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Draymond draws yet another foul (Lillard) on a post up. He keeps drawing fouls with seemingly no post move.

Heat survive Lowry's epic shot, win in OT

Kyle Lowry forced five extra minutes with a heave at the buzzer, but Dwyane Wade took over from there, scoring seven points in OT to help the Heat to a 102-96 win over the Raptors in Game 1.

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Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Klay Thompson is 1-of-6 from 3 on mostly open looks

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Quick turn of events. Back to back Blazer 3s plus a steal. Now 55-46

Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

The Warriors are beginning to find seams and are now hurting the Blazers on penetration. The transition opportunities are greasing the wheels. Portland's lead is down to three.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

It's now 49-46 Blazers. Draymond at Center is killing Portland

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Harrison Barnes has responded in this stretch. Cutting to the basket, posting Lillard and, well, making his shots

Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

With the Warriors clawing back, Oracle Arena is now a high-decibel environment -- everyone on their feet. Portland 47, Golden State 37 with 4:27 remaining in the first half.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

Draymond Green, basketball's best part time center is leading a comeback (47-37 Blazers)

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Kyle Lowry is on the Raptors practice court shooting

Kevin Arnovitz ESPN Staff Writer 

Hack-an-Ed in effect in Oakland, as the Warriors intentionally foul the Trail Blazers big man Ed Davis. He converts one of two at the line.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss ESPN Staff Writer 

And now Ed Davis is a victim of hack-a

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Raptors coach Dwane Casey called Heat G Dwyane Wade's playmaking late on both offense and defense "backbreaking."