Posts Tagged NBA Playoffs

Rockets rest Harden, Lin, Parsons for finale

Houston Rockets' Jeremy Lin (7) drives the ball past San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan (21) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Monday, April 14, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Houston Rockets, already locked into the fourth seed in the Western Conference playoffs, have decided to rest James Harden, Jeremy Lin and Chandler Parsons for Wednesday night’s regular season finale against the New Orleans Pelicans.

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Millsap to sit out Hawks season finale for rest

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap will sit out the team’s regular season finale Wednesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks to rest for the playoffs.

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A look at the NBA playoff picture

New York Knicks' J.R. Smith, above, and Brooklyn Nets' Andrei Kirilenko, of Russia, scramble for control of the ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with one day remaining in the regular season:

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Top-seeded Pacers to rest 3 starters in finale

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, right, drives against Indiana Pacers guard George Hill in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Sunday, April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Pacers finally have a chance to relax.

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Wizards’ coach Wittman finally makes the playoffs

Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman discusses a call with referee Sean Corbin during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Milwaukee Bucks, Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Washington. The Wizards won 104-91. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

WASHINGTON (AP) — No one in NBA history has coached more games with less success than Randy Wittman.

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