1. Jusuf Nurkic out for Game 4 of Warriors vs. Blazers with Leg Injury

    Portland Trail Blazers head coach Terry Stotts said big man Jusuf Nurkic will not play in Monday's Game 4 against the Golden State Warriors , per Mike Richman of the Oregonian ...

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  2. Paul George Responds to Question on His Pacers Future After Cavaliers Sweep

    Paul George remains noncommittal about returning to the Indiana Pacers after the team was eliminated from the NBA playoffs Sunday...

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  3. Cavaliers Sweep the Pacers as LeBron James Breaks NBA Records

    Jeff Teague said "we ain't getting swept" before the Indiana Pacers' Game 4 matchup with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Too bad LeBron James brought his broom...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 69,205 reads 0 comments

  4. LeBron James Sets NBA Record for Playoff Sweeps, Consecutive 1st-Round Wins

    LeBron James made history as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Indiana Pacers Sunday to sweep their first-round series in the 2017 NBA playoffs...

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  5. NBA Playoffs 2017: Updated Championship Odds, Bracket Picture and Predictions

    The rest of the NBA playoffs will have a hard time matching Saturday night. Onlookers can brush aside the first round all they want...

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  6. Patrick Beverley Fined $25,000 for Confrontation with Thunder Fan

    The NBA fined Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley $25,000 for an incident with a fan after his team's defeat to the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday night, the league announced Sunday...

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  7. Rajon Rondo Fined $25K for Tripping Jae Crowder During Celtics vs. Bulls Game 3

    Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo was fined $25,000 Sunday for attempting to trip Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder while sitting on the bench during Chicago's 104-87 loss in Game 3 of the teams' first-round NBA playoffs matchup Friday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 days ago 22,620 reads 0 comments

  8. Marc Gasol Makes Grizzlies History with Game-Winning Shot vs. Spurs in Game 4

    Fact: Marc Gasol hit the game-winner in the Memphis Grizzlies' 110-108 overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night. His shot was the first go-ahead field goal with under 10 seconds left in Memphis postseason history...

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  9. David Fizdale Says He's Taking Suggestions on How to Defend Kawhi Leonard

    Grizzlies coach David Fizdale told reporters he is "taking suggestions" on how to stop Kawhi Leonard after his 43-point performance in Memphis' 110-108 overtime win in Game 4 on Saturday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 days ago 16,264 reads 0 comments

  10. Steve Kerr's Cause of Illness, Return to Warriors Reportedly Remains Unknown

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr 's return to the team is still undetermined after he missed Saturday's Game 3 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers with an illness. ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 days ago 56,895 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: TV Guide, Live-Stream Schedule for Sunday Games

    The 2016-17 NBA postseason is still pretty young, but for some teams, the playoffs are likely nearing their end. On Sunday, the NBA has four games on tap, each of them a Game 4 of the opening round...

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  12. Warriors Hold Off Trail Blazers in Game 3 in Kevin Durant, Steve Kerr's Absence

    The Golden State Warriors rode a huge second half to a 119-113 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday and took a 3-0 lead in the 2017 Western Conference quarterfinals...

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  13. Marc Gasol Hits OT Game-Winner to Even Series vs. Spurs; Kawhi Leonard Scores 43

    Marc Gasol played the role of hero with the game-winning shot for the Memphis Grizzlies in a 110-108 overtime victory in Game 4 of the Western Conference quarterfinals to even the series at two...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 18,874 reads 0 comments

  14. Duke PG Frank Jackson Reportedly Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Hire Agent

    Duke guard Frank Jackson has reportedly declared for the 2017 NBA draft but will not hire an agent. Both Tony Jones of the Salt Lake Tribune and Jon Rothstein of CBSSports...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 34,811 reads 0 comments

  15. Jusuf Nurkic Will Play in Game 3 vs. Warriors After Recovering from Leg Injury

    Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic will return to the team's lineup for Saturday's Game 3 against the Golden State Warriors , the team announced . Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the big man's minutes will be limited...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 8,275 reads 0 comments

  16. Kevin Durant Ruled Out for Game 3 vs. Trail Blazers After Leg Injury

    Kevin Durant will miss a second consecutive playoff game Saturday as he continues to nurse a left calf strain, the team announced ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 days ago 11,436 reads 0 comments

  17. Hawks Cut Series to 2-1 with Decisive 116-98 Win over Wizards in Game 3

    The No. 5 Atlanta Hawks shrunk their first-round playoff series deficit to 2-1 on Saturday with a 116-98 Game 3 thrashing of the fourth-seeded Washington Wizards at Philips Arena in Atlanta...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 5,398 reads 0 comments

  18. Otto Porter Jr. Leaves Game 3 vs. Hawks with Neck Injury

    Washington Wizards small forward Otto Porter Jr. was removed from Game 3 of the team's first-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday with a strained neck...

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  19. Steve Kerr out with Illness for Game 3 vs. Trail Blazers, Replaced by Mike Brown

    The Golden State Warriors will play Saturday's Game 3 of the Western Conference quarterfinals against the Portland Trail Blazers without head coach Steve Kerr ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 27,955 reads 0 comments

  20. Raptors Even Series vs. Bucks in 87-76 Game 4 Win; DeMar DeRozan Drops 33

    The Toronto Raptors leveled their first-round 2017 NBA Playoffs series with the Milwaukee Bucks at two games apiece by scoring an 87-76 road victory Saturday afternoon at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin...

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  21. Bucks Mascot Roasts Raptors with Series of Jokes Before Game 4

    The Milwaukee Bucks are not hosting the Toronto Raptors graciously. For the second straight game, they introduced Toronto's starting lineup with the Barney theme song: Milwaukee's ...

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  22. Blake Griffin's Latest Injury May Finally Send Him in Search of a New NBA Home

    Already, the whispers had started, about how Blake Griffin was catching rim on his dunks after they used to be statuesque, powerful slams, with or without the Kia...

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  23. Patrick Beverley's Incident with Fan in Game 3 Under Investigation by NBA

    An exchange between Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley and a fan following Game 3 of the first-round playoff series Friday night between the Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder is under investigation by the NBA ...

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  24. NBA Playoffs 2017: Updated Postseason Bracket Picture, Results and Predictions

    As NBA playoffs series shift venues, we're starting to see lower seeds fight back with a victory or pushed to the brink of elimination...

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  25. 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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