1. San Antonio Spurs vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

    The San Antonio Spurs will look to eliminate the Memphis Grizzlies in Game 6 of their first-round NBA playoff series on Thursday as small road favorites...

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  2. Warriors GM Bob Myers Doesn't Expect Steve Kerr's Injury Will Force HC to Retire

    Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers expressed his belief Wednesday that head coach Steve Kerr will not be forced to retire due to health issues. According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

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  3. John Wall Had His 30th Game This Season with 20+ Points and 10+ Assists

    Fact: John Wall had 20 points and 14 assists in the Wizards ' 103-99 win over the Hawks on Wednesday night, his 30th such game this season with 20 or more points and 10 or more assists...

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  4. LeBron James' Playing Time Not a Concern in Playoffs, Tyronn Lue Says

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James played 43.8 minutes per game during his team's first-round playoffs sweep of the Indiana Pacers , but his coach wasn't particularly concerned about the workload Wednesday...

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  5. Isaiah Thomas, Celtics Beat Bulls 108-97 to Take 3-2 Series Lead

    The Boston Celtics, once down 2-0 to the Chicago Bulls, are a win away from advancing to the second round of the playoffs following a 108-97 Game 5 win at TD Garden on Wednesday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 33,463 reads 0 comments

  6. Russell Westbrook Says 'Oklahoma City Is a Place That I Want to Be'

    Russell Westbrook doesn't sound like he has plans to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder anytime soon. Speaking to reporters Wednesday at the team's exit interviews following a ...

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  7. Dwyane Wade Says Bulls Had No Hot Water in Showers After Loss to Celtics

    The Chicago Bulls are a loss away from playoff elimination after falling to the Boston Celtics 108-97 at TD Garden on Wednesday, but it appears the defeat wasn't the coldest fate Chicago players encountered in Boston...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 days ago 46,571 reads 0 comments

  8. Wizards Take 3-2 Series Lead with 103-99 Game 5 Win vs. Hawks Behind John Wall

    The Washington Wizards bounced back from consecutive losses and captured a 103-99 Game 5 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night at Verizon Center to take a 3-2 first-round series lead in their Eastern Conference matchup...

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  9. Damian Lillard, C.J. McCollum Unavailable in Trades According to Neil Olshey

    The Portland Trail Blazers were swept by the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the NBA playoffs, but they aren't going to shake things up in a reactionary response to their speedy postseason exit...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 22,882 reads 0 comments

  10. Les Alexander Fined $100K for Confronting Ref During Rockets vs. Thunder Game 5

    Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander was fined $100,000 by the NBA on Wednesday for "confronting a referee during live game action," according to a league memo relayed by HoopsHype's Alex Kennedy ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 91,562 reads 0 comments

  11. Kings' Marian Gaborik Called Out Russell Westbrook for Avoiding Handshake Line

    On Tuesday, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook quickly left the court after being eliminated from the 2017 NBA playoffs by the Houston Rockets ...

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  12. Biggest Offseason Priorities and Targets for Oklahoma City Thunder

    It’s a rule of thumb in the NBA playoffs that the team with the best player typically advances. The Oklahoma City Thunder 's five-game defeat at the hands of the Houston ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 days ago 24,509 reads 0 comments

  13. Lonzo Ball Compares His Game to Magic Johnson, Talks Possibly Playing for Lakers

    Lonzo Ball , one of the top talents in this year's NBA draft, spoke with Shams Charania of The Vertical about Magic Johnson's influence on his game and his desire to play for his hometown Los Angeles Lakers , among other topics...

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  14. NBA Playoffs 2017: Top Scores and Highlights from Round 1 Bracket

    Round 1 of the NBA playoffs has almost concluded, and we've already seen some casualties after most series have concluded four or five games. In the Eastern Conference, the No...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 4 days ago 33,261 reads 0 comments

  15. Iso Joe Johnson Isn't a Joke Anymore; He's the Playoffs' Perfect Weapon

    LOS ANGELES — It was a matter of pride and principle. Little practical purpose was being served by how hard Chris Paul and Joe Johnson were pushing and leaning on each other Tuesday night...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 days ago 35,755 reads 0 comments

  16. Rajon Rondo out for Game 5 vs. Celtics with Thumb Injury

    Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo said he would miss the team's Game 5 matchup against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night after an X-ray showed no change in his fractured right thumb, according to Jay King of MassLive...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 8,412 reads 0 comments

  17. Breaking Down the Los Angeles Lakers' Potential Path to Paul George

    LOS ANGELES — On Sunday, the Indiana Pacers were eliminated from the postseason in four games by the Cleveland Cavaliers , 106-102...

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  18. Chicago Bulls vs. Boston Celtics Odds, Analysis and NBA Betting Pick

    The top-seeded Boston Celtics return home for Game 5 on Wednesday even with the eighth-seeded Chicago Bulls in their best-of-seven first-round playoff series and look to take a 3-2 series lead as big home favorites...

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  19. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: Wednesday TV Coverage and Game 5 Picks

    Tuesday night's first-round action in the NBA Playoffs saw Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder crash out in a 105-99 loss to the Houston Rockets...

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  20. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Updated 1st-Round Predictions, Analysis for Top Prospects

    As the Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors and other NBA playoff teams continue to battle for a shot at the title, the league's bottom-feeders are preparing for June 22. This year's draft is peculiar...

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  21. Jazz Escape Clippers 96-92 Behind Gordon Hayward's 27 Points

    The Utah Jazz are one win away from a second-round date with the mighty Golden State Warriors . Utah won Game 5 of its playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers 96-92 at Staples Center to take a 3-2 series lead...

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  22. Russell Westbrook, Patrick Beverley Trade Jabs After Rockets Win vs. Thunder

    Patrick Beverley and Russell Westbrook engaged in a verbal spat during the fourth quarter of the Houston Rockets' 105-99 Game 5 win Tuesday night, and the jawing didn't stop there...

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  23. Spurs Cruise to 116-103 Win vs. Grizzlies to Take 3-2 Series Lead

    The San Antonio Spurs held off a strong charge from Mike Conley and the Memphis Grizzlies at AT&T Center on Tuesday night to capture a 116-103 Game 5 win and take a 3-2 series lead...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 11,475 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Investigating Rockets Owner Leslie Alexander Accosting Ref During Game 5

    The Houston Rockets finished their series victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 105-99 win in Tuesday's Game 5, but their owner is reportedly under investigation for his actions...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 6,046 reads 0 comments

  25. Rockets Eliminate Thunder with 105-99 Win Despite Russell Westbrook's Heroics

    Russell Westbrook 's 2016-17 season was a sight to behold, but it came to an end Tuesday when the Houston Rockets handed the Oklahoma City Thunder a 105-99 Game 5 defeat at Toyota Center...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 days ago 22,355 reads 0 comments