Roundup: Hawks, Pelicans Make NBA Playoffs; Coachella Kicks Off; Colts Sign Stephon Gilmore

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New Orleans Pelicans v Los Angeles Clippers - Play-In Tournament
New Orleans Pelicans v Los Angeles Clippers - Play-In Tournament / Harry How/GettyImages

South Carolina inmate picks firing squad over electric chair ... Russia vows fresh strikes on Kyiv ... Russia warns U.S. against further arming Ukraine ... Stocks fell on Thursday as rollercoaster continues ... Twitter adopts "poison pill" to stymie Elon Musk's hostile takeover ... Many Broadway theaters dropping vaccine checks ... New "Fantastic Beasts" movie opens soft ... Live updates from Coachella ... Phoebe Bridgers rocked Coachella ... Josh Brolin was almost Batman ... Review of "Anatomy of a Scandal" ... Colts sign Stephon Gilmore to two-year deal ... Byron Buxton left Twins game with apparent injury ... Andre Curbelo transferred to St. John's ... The Pelicans are in the playoffs after beating the Clippers ... Trae Young and the Hawks punch ticket by beating Cavs ...

Five teams most likely to want Russell Westbrook [CBS Sports]

How White Sox trade for Reese McGuire addressed a big weakness [The Athletic]

NBA playoffs primer: James Harden has a reputation to shake [Yahoo Sports]

Jump on the Seiya Suzuki bandwagon [FanSided]

Ranking the NBA's most exciting first-round playoff matchups [Sports Illustrated]

Russell Wilson is under a tremendous amount of pressure [The Big Lead]

Highlights of the crazy Pelicans-Clippers play-in game.

Hey, Bambi, replace your divots and rake the bunker.

Sean Evans answered Hot Ones fan questions.

What the hell was Joe Maddon thinking?

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