1. Toronto Raptors Hold Milwaukee Bucks off Offensive Glass in Game 5 Win

    The Toronto Raptors cleaned up on the defensive end of the floor on the vast majority of misfires from the Milwaukee Bucks , collecting 35-of-37 possible defensive boards...

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  2. Kristaps Porzingis 'Absolutely' Wants to Stay with Knicks, Talks on Phil Jackson

    Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis said he wants to spend his entire career in New York but acknowledged winning is the most important factor in deciding his long-term future...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 34,454 reads 0 comments

  3. Kristaps Porzingis Will Play for Latvia in 2017 EuroBasket

    New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis will play for Latvia in the 2017 EuroBasket championship, he announced at a press conference Monday. Andrejs Silins of Sportacentrs...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 3,292 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Rookie of the Year 2017: Top Award Candidates and Announcement Date

    For 31 games, the NBA 's Rookie of the Year Award looked like Joel Embiid 's to lose. However, a season-ending meniscus tear dashed those thoughts and muddied the waters...

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  5. Isaiah Thomas Talks to Media for 1st Time Since Sister's Death After Celtics Win

    Boston Celtics All-Star Isaiah Thomas scored 33 points in his team's Game 4 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Sunday, but he said his mind is not completely focused on basketball in his first comments to the media since his sister's death...

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  6. Isaiah Thomas Propels Celtics to 104-95 Win vs. Bulls to Even Series at 2

    So long, 2-0 deficit. The Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls 104-95 at the United Center on Sunday in Game 4 of the teams' first-round playoff series. After dropping the first two at home, the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 18,583 reads 0 comments

  7. Isaiah Thomas Had More Assists in Game 3 Than in Games 1 and 2 Combined

    Fact: In the first two games of the Chicago Bulls - Boston Celtics NBA playoff series, Isaiah Thomas had a total of eight assists. In Boston's 104-87 win over Chicago on Friday night, Thomas had nine...

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  8. Celtics Take Down Bulls 104-87 in Game 3 Road Win, Trail 2-1 in Series

    The Boston Celtics are on the board. After dropping the first two games of their first-round playoff series against the Chicago Bulls , the Celtics responded Friday night with ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 15,061 reads 0 comments

  9. Tom Brady Offers Encouragement to Isaiah Thomas on Instagram

    With the Boston Celtics facing a 2-0 series deficit in their first-round playoff series against the Chicago Bulls , New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady made an Instagram post Friday in support of the Celtics and superstar guard Isaiah Thomas...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 1,114 reads 0 comments

  10. Mikhail Prokhorov Selling Minority Stake in Brooklyn Nets

    Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov confirmed Friday he's attempting to sell a minority stake in the National Basketball Association franchise...

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  11. New York Knicks Offseason Road Map

    What can the New York Knicks do this offseason to rejuvenate this historic punch line of a franchise? What are their limited, mangled options, now that James Dolan, in his infinite ...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 2 months ago 20,468 reads 0 comments

  12. Carmelo Anthony, Celtics Trade Reportedly Becoming More Likely

    With the Boston Celtics struggling in the first round of the playoffs, the likelihood of an offseason trade for New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony is reportedly increasing...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 158,811 reads 0 comments

  13. Jimmer Fredette Has a Decision: Immortality in China or Role Player in America

    Jimmer Fredette was surprised by how easy the transition was. He knew what he was getting into when he made the decision to move across the world from Denver to Shanghai...

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 2 months ago 123,025 reads 0 comments

  14. Kristaps Porzingis Says He Wants to Be with Knicks, Ducks Phil Jackson Question

    Despite refusing to meet with team president Phil Jackson after the end of the 2016-17 regular season, New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis wants to stay with his current team...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 22,132 reads 0 comments

  15. Marcus Smart Fined $25,000 for Giving Fan Middle Finger in Game 2 vs. Bulls

    The NBA fined Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart $25,000 on Wednesday for "making an obscene gesture on the playing court" during the team's 111-97 loss to the Chicago Bulls ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 19,432 reads 0 comments

  16. Isaiah Thomas Releases Statement on Sister Chyna Thomas' Death

    Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas issued a statement Wednesday following the death of his sister, Chyna Thomas, in a single-car accident on April 15...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 45,388 reads 0 comments

  17. Avery Bradley Heard Rajon Rondo Say Celtics Gave Up in Game 2 Loss vs. Bulls

    Rajon Rondo helped the Chicago Bulls thrash the Boston Celtics 111-97 in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals Tuesday night, and he also delivered a dose of reality to the home team in the midst of the blowout...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 67,862 reads 0 comments

  18. Raptors Beat Bucks 106-100 to Even Series 1-1 in 2017 NBA Playoffs

    The Milwaukee Bucks countered every Toronto Raptors run Tuesday night with a scoring flurry of their own, but the Eastern Conference title contenders avoided a fourth-quarter ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 10,771 reads 0 comments

  19. Joel Embiid to Dirk Nowitzki: 'Keep Processing' Bayern Munich's Loss

    Joel Embiid is a big Twitter guy. On Tuesday, the Philadelphia 76ers star center—a dedicated Real Madrid fan —celebrated Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick performance ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 months ago 57,553 reads 0 comments

  20. 'The Full 48' Podcast: Brent Barry Talks NBA Playoff Myths, NY Knicks Drama

    In Episode 2 of Bleacher Report's The Full 48  podcast, two-time NBA champion Brent Barry joins  senior B/R writer Howard Beck and B/R's Jordan Brenner...

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  21. Carmelo Anthony, Gentleman's Club Dancer Allegedly Pregnant Together

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is alleged to have impregnated a woman who works at a New York City gentleman's club...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 147,083 reads 0 comments

  22. Carmelo Anthony, Wife La La Reportedly Separated, Living Apart

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony and his wife, La La, have separated, TMZ reported Monday. TMZ spoke to sources who said Carmelo and La La's relationship remains "amicable" but that the two are living separately in New York City...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 350,039 reads 0 comments

  23. Joel Embiid's 'New Look' Hair Brings Back Andrew Bynum Memories for 76ers Fans

    Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid showed off a "new look" Sunday on Instagram. While crouched in a pool, the 23-year-old do-it-all center gave fans a glimpse of a different hairstyle...

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  24. Isaiah Thomas Plans to Play in Games 2 and 3 vs. Bulls, Says Brad Stevens

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas took the court Sunday for Game 1 of the team's opening-round series against the Chicago Bulls a day after his sister, Chyna, died in a ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 7,648 reads 0 comments

  25. Only Hope for Knicks: Kristaps Porzingis Holds All the Cards vs. Phil Jackson

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. — It could take weeks to fully unpack all the batty claims Phil Jackson made Friday during his end-of-season press conference...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 2 months ago 82,777 reads 0 comments