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A look at the NBA playoff picture

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with two days remaining in the regular season and all 16 teams that will head to the postseason this weekend now having clinched their spots:

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Raptors set franchise mark with 48th win

Toronto Raptors' Greivis Vasquez, left, drives past Milwaukee Bucks' Ramon Sessions during first half NBA basketball action in Toronto on Monday, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

TORONTO (AP) — Greivis Vasquez scored 25 points, Kyle Lowry had 24 and the Toronto Raptors set a franchise record with their 48th win, beating the Milwaukee Bucks 110-100 on Monday night.

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Maple Leafs introduce Shanahan as team president

TORONTO (AP) — Brendan Shanahan is officially on the job in the Toronto Maple Leafs’ front office.

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Newly eliminated Knicks stop Bulls’ streak at 7

New York Knicks' Tyson Chandler, left, tries to block a shot by Chicago Bulls' Mike Dunleavy during the first half of the NBA basketball game, Sunday, April 13, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — In nearly 800 NBA regular-games, Carmelo Anthony had never played in one like this.

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Spezza lifts Senators to SO win over Penguins

Ottawa Senators' Jason Spezza (19) backhands the game-winning shootout goal past Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Jeff Zatkoff (37) during the NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, April 13, 2014. The Senators won 3-2. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jason Spezza scored in the shootout to help the Ottawa Senators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday night and finish the season on a five-game winning streak.

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