Bulls Take Series Lead Over Nets With 79-76 WinEvery play near the basket looked like a traffic accident. There were long scoreless stretches. Shooting from outside was a dicey proposition. It was ugly for everyone but the Chicago Bulls. This was their type of game.
Melo, Knicks Get Rival Celtics In 1st RoundThe Knicks should have their size back in time for their playoff opener, with Tyson Chandler and Kenyon Martin both on the mend.
Sharks Await Familiar Foe After Surviving Shaky First RoundIt took three overtime wins and a memorable comeback for the San Jose Sharks to get past a short-handed Los Angeles Kings team in the first round of the NHL playoffs.