1. NBA Playoff Schedule 2016: Game Times, TV and Livestream Coverage for Sunday

    The 2016 NBA postseason continues its commencement weekend when the remaining four first-round matchups start on Sunday. Saturday offered one surprise when the No. 7-seeded Indiana Pacers defeated the No...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 days ago 19,789 reads 49 comments

  2. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Complete 1st-Round Predictions for Top Prospects and More

    The NBA draft lottery is still a month away, but it’s never too early to ponder where the top prospects in this year’s class could land when late June rolls around...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 81,328 reads 102 comments

  3. J.J. Barea Injury: Updates on Mavericks PG's Groin and Return

    Dallas Mavericks point guard J.J. Barea left Game 1 of his team's first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder . However, after missing Game 2, he's ready to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 14 days ago 2,183 reads 2 comments

  4. Cleveland Cavaliers' Quest for Redemption Has Zero Margin for Error

    Less than 10 months ago, the Cleveland Cavaliers solemnly walked to their locker room after suffering a devastating Game 6 loss to the Golden State Warriors ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 14 days ago 43,345 reads 80 comments

  5. Bag of Air from Kobe Bryant's Final Career Game Is for Sale

    You might have wondered what the feeling in the air was like at Staples Center for Kobe Bryant 's final career game Wednesday—and now you can know for certain, for a starting bid of $1...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 14 days ago 171,404 reads 114 comments

  6. Avery Bradley Injury: Updates on Celtics Guard's Hamstring and Return

    Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley left against the Atlanta Hawks on April 16 with a hamstring strain and it's unclear when he'll return to the court. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 14 days ago 21,382 reads 109 comments

  7. Cameron Payne Injury: Updates on Thunder Guard's Hip and Return

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Cameron Payne missed Game 1 of his team's first-round playoff series against the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday due to a hip injury. However, he's ready to return to the court...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 days ago 3,893 reads 6 comments

  8. Golden State Warriors Have Houston Rockets on the Ropes After Just 1 Game

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Steve Kerr has the highest winning percentage of any head coach in NBA history, so we’ll forgive him for his dead-wrong prediction ahead of Game 1 between the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 14 days ago 203,613 reads 297 comments

  9. Russell Westbrook Shows Up for Game 1 of 1st-Round Series in Interesting Outfit

    The NBA playoffs, or spring break? Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook looked undecided Saturday, rolling into Chesapeake Energy Arena for Game 1 of his team's first-round ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 14 days ago 15,282 reads 20 comments

  10. Miami Heat Have More on the Line Than You Think in 2016 NBA Playoffs

    MIAMI — It's tempting to think of this as a pressure-free playoff run for the Miami Heat . The burdensome championship-or-bust expectations left South Beach with LeBron James...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 14 days ago 48,990 reads 80 comments

  11. Blake Griffin Under Pressure as L.A. Clippers' Playoff Demons Loom

    LOS ANGELES — Just before the start of the 2015-16 NBA season, Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers admitted if his team did not make a deep run in the playoffs, it might be time to shake things up...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 14 days ago 9,195 reads 27 comments

  12. Stephen Curry Injury: Updates on Warriors Star's Ankle and Return

    Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry suffered an ankle injury against the Houston Rockets in the second quarter of Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on April 16...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 14 days ago 237,331 reads 348 comments

  13. Tyler Johnson Injury: Updates on Heat Guard's Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    Miami Heat guard Tyler Johnson had been out of the lineup since he underwent shoulder surgery on Feb. 3 to repair a torn rotator cuff. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 14 days ago 7,456 reads 18 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2016: Schedule Guide, Standings and Predictions for Round 1 Results

    Legends are made in the NBA Finals, but the first round of the playoffs often provides fans with some of the most memorable moments...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 13,833 reads 0 comments

  15. Toronto Raptors Mascot Dresses as Justin Bieber, Wins at Life

    Justin Bieber is from Canada and may or may not be a Toronto Raptors fan. (His mixed allegiances make it unclear...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 14 days ago 29,680 reads 47 comments

  16. Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The Golden State Warriors cruised to a 104-78 victory over the Houston Rockets on Saturday at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, to take a 1-0 lead in the teams' best-of-seven, first-round playoff series...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 14 days ago 55,531 reads 636 comments

  17. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, April 16, 2016

    Fact: The Toronto Raptors have not won a postseason series since 2001, tied for the longest active drought in the NBA with the Milwaukee Bucks ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 14 days ago 11,705 reads 4 comments

  18. Derrick Rose Comments on Free Agency, Injury History and More

    Following a disappointing season for the Chicago Bulls that saw them miss the playoffs, star point guard Derrick Rose commented on his future with the franchise...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 14 days ago 57,825 reads 133 comments

  19. NBA Playoff Bracket 2016: Full Review of Postseason Picture, Matchups and Odds

    The Golden State Warriors will win the NBA championship. That's the end of this column. If only it were that easy. There are 15 other teams to talk about that are playing in the postseason...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 14 days ago 15,145 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Playoffs 2016: TV Schedule and Predictions for Saturday's Round 1 Games

    The Golden State Warriors were surely the champions of the regular season. Now, the team with the best record in NBA history will look to seal their place among the all-time great teams in the 2016 NBA Playoffs ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 14 days ago 4,479 reads 0 comments

  21. Stephen Curry Merchandise Sales Break Single-Season Record

    Stephen Curry is the catalyst for the 73-win Golden State Warriors , and he's now the catalyst for breaking records in merchandise sales. On Friday, CSNBayArea...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 15 days ago 29,393 reads 55 comments

  22. Rockets Owner Leslie Alexander to Take on More Active Role in Offseason

    The Houston Rockets have the dubious honor of being the 73-9 Golden State Warriors ' first-round opponents in the Western Conference playoffs, and their owner, Leslie Alexander, is already looking toward the offseason...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 15 days ago 10,229 reads 63 comments

  23. Kanye Puts the 'I Feel Like Kobe' Shirt He Wore to Kobe's Last Game Up for Sale

    Kanye West passed on the No. 24 jersey and instead opted for his own purple-and-gold threads for Kobe Bryant 's farewell on Wednesday night—and now, you can own it too...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 15 days ago 55,453 reads 90 comments

  24. Chris Bosh Ruled Out for 2016 Playoffs Due to Blood Clot

    For the second year in a row, a blood clot has prematurely ended Chris Bosh 's season. On Friday, the Associated Press' Tim Reynolds reported the Miami Heat star will miss the 2016 NBA playoffs because of the issue...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 41,364 reads 95 comments

  25. NBA Betting Preview: Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks Game 1 Odds, Analysis

    The Atlanta Hawks (48-34) may not have won the Southeast Division and earned the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference like they did last year...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 15 days ago 1,654 reads 1 comments