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2011-05-20 16:45:00

MIAMI, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fans of the Chicago Bulls, Dallas Mavericks, Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder are gearing up for the possibility that their team will move on from the conference championships to play in the NBA Finals. DigitalLanding.com works as a portal to all of the best digital services fans might need to fully enjoy their NBA Playoffs experience. The website finds discounts and deals on digital services in every area. Fans will find quality high speed...

2011-04-19 12:10:00

MIAMI, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Miami Heat progresses through to the NBA playoffs and makes their way through to the NBA finals, Miami Seaquarium offers Heat fans a "white hot" deal on admission to the park. Miami Heat fans who visit the park during the playoff season, will receive a discount on admission as long as the Miami Heat are still in the playoffs. Discounts will increase as the Heat advances toward the NBA National Championship. (Logo:...

2009-06-06 12:25:41

Premieres of two USA Network TV series helped the U.S. cable network enjoy strong ratings despite being opposite the NBA Finals, figures show. The Hollywood Reporter said Friday that ratings figures show the USA Network action series Burn Notice drew in 6 million viewers on Thursday night, while the network's fledgling series Royal Pains captured 5.6 million. The third season premiere of Notice helped the spy series earn its best season premiere numbers to date as it drew 11 percent more...

2009-05-29 23:00:00

Kobe Bryant led Los Angeles to a complete performance Friday, resulting in a 119-92 thrashing of Denver that vaulted the Lakers into the NBA finals. After fighting fiercely for five games in the Western Conference finals, Denver melted away in the second half of Game 6 and fell victim to a balanced LA attack led by Bryant's 35 points. The Nuggets led by a point with 7 minutes to play in the second quarter, but the period ended with Los Angeles going on a 12-3 run that gave the Lakers a 53-40...

2006-06-16 22:17:49

MIAMI (Reuters) - Jerry Stackhouse of the Dallas Mavericks was suspended for one game by the NBA on Friday for a hard foul he committed on Miami Heat's Shaquille O'Neal on Thursday night. Stackhouse will miss the pivotal Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Sunday night, with the best-of-seven series tied 2-2 after Miami crushed Dallas 98-74 in Game 4 on Thursday. Stackhouse was called for a flagrant foul on the play, which happened under the basket in the third quarter of the game as O'Neal...

2006-06-10 11:07:39

By Steve Ginsburg DALLAS (Reuters) - American coaches must return to teaching fundamentals to compete with the influx of well-schooled international players flooding into the league, according to NBA Commissioner David Stern. Speaking at a news conference during the NBA Finals, Stern said international players had paid their American counterparts "the ultimate tribute" by raising their game to the caliber of the NBA. "There is no difference in the skill level, no difference in the...

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