NBA Playoffs
AP Photo/File
May 14, 2018 - 7:20 am
The Golden State Warriors are in the unfamiliar position of opening on the road as they prepare for Game 1 of the Western Conference finals with the top-seeded Rockets in Houston on Monday night in the series that many have been waiting for all season.
Read More
Cleveland Cavaliers at Boston Celtics
Credit: Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports
May 14, 2018 - 5:48 am
Morris scored 21 points and added 10 rebounds while pestering James into a playoff-high seven turnovers — and a playoff-low 15 points — and the Celtics opened a 21-point, first-quarter lead to scorch Cleveland 108-83 in Game 1.
Read More
Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart, right, drives past Philadelphia 76ers guard Marco Belinelli during the first quarter of Game 5 of an NBA basketball playoff series in Boston,
AP Photo/Charles Krupa
May 10, 2018 - 5:37 am
"That's a Marcus Smart sequence. That just describes him so well," guard Jaylen Brown said after Boston beat Philadelphia 114-112 on Wednesday night to advance to the Eastern Conference finals for the second straight year. "If it came down to one guy coming up with it, everybody's got their money...
Read More
Jaren Jackson Jr.
Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
Nick Neppach
May 09, 2018 - 10:18 am
The numbers may not show it, but Jaren Jackson Jr. projects as the perfect modern big man for today’s NBA. Freshman | Michigan State | 6'11" | 236 lbs. Athleticism Shot blocking Outside shooting Inconsistent on the glass Jackson’s numbers at Michigan State did not jump off the page. Especially when...
Read More
New Orleans Pelicans at Golden State Warriors
Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
May 09, 2018 - 6:38 am
Curry played his most minutes since missing nearly six weeks with a knee injury, finishing with 28 points and helping the Golden State Warriors advance to the Western Conference finals for a fourth straight year by dismantling Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans 113-104 in Game 5 on Tuesday...
Read More
Utah Jazz at Houston Rockets
Credit: Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports
May 09, 2018 - 5:35 am
Paul made eight 3-pointers and had 10 assists and seven rebounds without a turnover. He's the first player in playoff history to have at least 40 points and 10 assists without a turnover since turnovers became an official statistic in 1977-78, according to the Elias Sports Bureau.
Read More
Toronto Raptors at Cleveland Cavaliers
Credit: David Richard-USA TODAY Sports
May 08, 2018 - 5:40 am
James ended Toronto's season for the third straight season with a second consecutive four-game sweep as Cavs advanced to the Eastern Conference finals for the fourth year in a row with a 128-93 win in Game 4 on Monday night.
Read More