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  1. Grizzlies Roll, Hawks Fly in NBA Playoffs

    Atlanta held off a rallying Brooklyn to clinch a 2-0 series lead, while Memphis easily put aside a short-handed Portland 97-82 to go up 2-0. With 10 seconds left and a chance to tie, Nets guard Deron Williams missed a wide-open jumper, giving the Hawks the advantage. For Memphis, Courtney Lee and Mike Conley each scored 18 to bury the Trail Blazers. Now Brooklyn and Portland will be looking to claw their way back in Game 3 on Saturday.

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