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Fierce Warriors

Despite 40 points from Blake Griffin, the Clippers fell to the Warriors in a battle of West contenders at Staples.

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Spurs cruise past Heat (1:14)

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6hBill Simmons

B.S. Report: State of the Cavs

Brian Windhorst joins Bill Simmons to discuss how Kevin Love fits on the Cavaliers, LeBron James and David Blatt's relationship and Cleveland's odds going into the playoffs.

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4hChris Forsberg

Embrace the Celtics' playoff push

Unlike many other rebuilding situations, there's not much to be gained at this point by Boston missing the playoffs.

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18mMike Mazzeo

No extra motivation needed to beat Knicks

Jarrett Jack and the Nets aren't too worried about the Knicks' voicing a desire to throw a monkey wrench in their plans to make the playoffs.

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Supersized Westbrook (1:03)

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7hNick Friedell

Rose participates in 5-on-5 scrimmage

While Bulls players and coaches remain optimistic about Derrick Rose's progress, Thibodeau remains non-committal regarding a return date.

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Ranking NBA Coaches (7:03)

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Blake benefits from no Draymond

Draymond Green didn't play Tuesday, which allowed Blake Griffin to post his second 40-point game of the season. Griffin was held to 30-percent shooting (6-of-20) when guarded by Green in his first two games against the Warriors this season.

Ethan Strauss @SherwoodStrauss

The Warriors had 2 losses in March, one on a Jarrett Jack game winner, the other in a game where they rested nearly the whole team

Final: Warriors 110, Clippers 106

The Dubs ran their streak to a league-best 10 games while stopping the Clippers' streak at 7, despite Blake Griffin's 40 points and 12 boards. Golden State starters Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and David Lee combined to score 69, as the Warriors rallied from behind in the fourth at Staples to outscore the Clippers 28-18 in the frame. Box score

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J.A. Adande @jadande

Curious how Doc handles the game in Portland tomorrow. He went all in w/starters' minutes tonight, & now they'll need W tomorrow even more

L.A. shooting at a low 'Clip'

The Clippers are 1-for-10 from the field in the 4th quarter; their worst shooting 4th quarter this season was 18.8% (3-for16) against the Celtics just two days ago. But L.A. is 12-for-12 from the FT line in the 4th quarter and trails 103-102 with 1:26 left. Follow live

Clippers surviving at FT line

The Clippers are only 1-for-8 from the floor in the 4th quarter, but L.A. is 10-for-10 from the FT line. Chris Paul's last two free throws tied the Warriors at 100. Follow live

J.A. Adande @jadande

IF Clippers lose, the home Ls to Rockets & Warriors would say much more than the 7 games they won in between

Dubs start fourth on the run, take lead

The Warriors are riding a 9-0 run to start the fourth quarter and took a 91-88 lead against the Clippers with 8:55 left in L.A. Marreese Speights has provided a spark off the bench with 13 points.

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Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

Clippers bench started the 4th quarter. Got outscored 9-0 in the first three minutes and were quickly taken out.

End of 3Q: Clippers 88, Warriors 82

Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry sparked the Warriors to start the third quarter and pulled Golden State level before the Clippers regained footing to maintain their lead heading into the final frame. Blake Griffin leads all scorers with 34 points on 15-for-21 shooting. He's 12-for-13 in the paint through three and 3-for-8 outside the paint.

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