1. Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers Combine for Historic Playoff Start

    The Cleveland Cavaliers soundly bested the top seed Boston Celtics 117-104 on Wednesday evening to take a 1-0 advantage in the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  2. Celtics Rumors: Boston Reportedly 'Really Focused' on Gordon Hayward

    Gordon Hayward will be a free agent this summer, and buzz regarding a reunion with Brad Stevens is starting to ramp up...

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  3. NBA Playoffs 2017: Updated Standings, Conference Finals Schedule and More

    The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors continue to roll through the 2017 postseason unbeaten. The two teams combine for a 19-0 record, which is a first in NBA history, ...

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  4. Lakers Rumors: L.A. Reportedly 'Pretty Confident' It'll Land Paul George in '18

    The Los Angeles Lakers believe they'll be able to sign Paul George as a free agent in the summer of 2018, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical: Wojnarowski added ...

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  5. Jrue Holiday Reportedly Drawing Interest from Knicks, Mavericks in Free Agency

    The New Orleans Pelicans hope to retain point guard Jrue Holiday , an unrestricted free agent during the upcoming offseason, but the Dallas Mavericks and New York Knicks have emerged as possible competition once he hits the open market...

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  6. Rings or the Max? Free Agency's Best Point Guard Can't Have Both

    Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan are close. Their approach to free agency is not. When DeRozan became a free agent last summer, the behind-the-scenes buzz had him staying put with ...

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  7. Lakers Rumors: Updated Trade Buzz After 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    Those weren't Santa Ana winds sweeping across Southern California on Tuesday evening during the 2017 NBA draft lottery...

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  8. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Top Prospects and 1st-Round Predictions Following Lottery

    Small-market teams can't exactly be thrilled after the NBA 's draft lottery. Technically speaking, almost everything near the top of the order played out as expected going into the event...

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  9. Kevin Love Had the 1st Game in Postseason Career with at Least 30 Pts and 10 Reb

    Fact: Kevin Love scored a playoff career-high 32 points and had 12 rebounds in the Cavaliers ' 117-104 win over the Celtics on Wednesday night...

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  10. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Round 1 Projections, Prospects' Post-Lottery Landing Spots

    With the lottery in the rearview, we now know the complete order for the 2017 NBA draft. The Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers, who pick in the top three, were the big winners on lottery night Tuesday...

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  11. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Rumblings Following 2017 Draft Lottery

    The 2017 NBA draft order was officially set on Tuesday night as the lottery teams learned of their fate. The Boston Celtics, thanks to a pick acquired from the Brooklyn Nets, earned the No...

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  12. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: Cavaliers vs. Celtics Game 2 Info, Predictions

    The Boston Celtics fought hard for the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference all season long but saw it quickly evaporate in 48 minutes after losing Game 1 to the Cleveland Cavaliers 117-104 Wednesday night...

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  13. LeBron James Is as Unstoppable as Ever, and the Boston Celtics Know It

    BOSTON — Finishing a day's work after nine days off can leave even the most chiseled of bodies feeling sore. Even a superhuman like LeBron James can’t stave off such pain...

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  14. Each NBA Lottery Team's Draft Whiteboard

    With the 2017 NBA lottery complete, teams can officially start building their draft boards and strategies. Preparation for the big night is key...

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  15. 5 Takeaways from Golden State Warriors' Early Showing vs. San Antonio Spurs

    The first two games of the Golden State Warriors ' series with the San Antonio Spurs could not have been more different —except for the results. In one, the Warriors wiggled out of a 25-point, second-quarter hole...

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  16. Isaiah Thomas Says Celtics Will Ensure Game 2 Is Different After Loss vs. Cavs

    The Cleveland Cavaliers throttled the Boston Celtics 117-104 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Wednesday night at TD Garden, but Isaiah Thomas vowed after the loss to right the ship moving forward...

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  17. Zaza Pachulia Day-to-Day with Heel Injury Suffered in Game 2 vs. Spurs

    Golden State Warriors center Zaza Pachulia is reportedly day-to-day after he suffered a heel injury in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs ...

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  18. Cavaliers Demolish Celtics in Game 1 Behind LeBron James' Dominant Performance

    The opponents change, but the story stays the same. No Eastern Conference team can compete with the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  19. Request in Lawsuit vs. Zaza Pachulia, Warriors for Kawhi Leonard Injury Denied

    A judge in Texas denied a request from a San Antonio Spurs fan who attempted to file a restraining order that would have prevented Golden State Warriors center Zaza Pachulia ...

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  20. The Full 48 Podcast: 76ers Coach Brett Brown Didn't Want Lakers' 2017 Pick

    The Philadelphia 76ers could soon be overflowing with star-level talent after landing yet another top-three pick in Tuesday's 2017 NBA draft lottery, the fourth consecutive year they've done so...

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  21. Paul Pierce Says Celtics Should Trade No. 1 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    Less than 24 hours after inadvertently helping the Boston Celtics land the No. 1 overall selection in the 2017 NBA draft, Paul Pierce said he wants his former team to move the pick...

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  22. LaVar Ball Says Shoe Deal Is $3 Billion with Lonzo Possibly Playing for Lakers

    The NBA draft lottery went exactly as LaVar Ball wanted, and he is now expecting even bigger things for his company...

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  23. Steve Kerr Will Travel with Warriors to San Antonio for Game 3 vs. Spurs

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr will travel with the team to San Antonio for Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals against the Spurs . Warriors general manager Bob Myers told 95...

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  24. Stephen Curry Says He Has 'Thought About' Playing on PGA Tour After NBA Career

    Golden State Warriors superstar guard Stephen Curry will consider trying to make the jump from the NBA to the PGA Tour after his basketball playing days come to a close...

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  25. How Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers Drove to Eastern Conference Finals

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

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