1. Marcus Smart Thumb Injury Re-Evaluated; May Return During Playoffs

    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart could reportedly return during the NBA playoffs. According to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports, Smart underwent a "re-evaluation on [his] ...

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  2. Pat Riley Says LeBron James 'Did the Right Thing' with Cavaliers, Heat Moves

    Miami Heat president Pat Riley admitted he was angry when LeBron James decided to leave his team to re-join the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014, although he eventually came to terms with it and said he believes the four-time MVP made the right move...

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  3. LeBron James Talks Potentially Playing All 82 Games for 1st Time in Career

    LeBron James still hasn't missed a game this season with just two to go, but he refused to guarantee that he will play the season finale...

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  4. NBA Draft 2018: Updated 1st-Round Mock Draft as Regular Season Draws to a Close

    The NBA is mere steps away from the 82-game marathon's finish line. Once play concludes Wednesday night, 16 teams will embark on hope-fueled playoff journeys while the other 14 set sail for early fishing trips...

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  5. Ben Simmons on Rookie of the Year Award: 'Who Would I Pick? Me, 100 Percent'

    Philadelphia 76ers rookie sensation Ben Simmons weighed in on the Rookie of the Year debate Saturday, saying he would pick himself over Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell and any other player...

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  6. Grading Every Golden State Warriors Player as the NBA Season Winds Down

    The end of the Golden State Warriors ' 2017-18 season is so close that you can taste it. It's a strange combination of relief, frustration, excitement, anxiety, familiarity and unknown...

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  7. 2018 NBA Mock Draft: Latest Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects

    For all the action packed into this year's March Madness, the eventful tournament probably didn't change the early portion of the 2018 NBA draft board. We're far enough into the process that different tiers are starting to form...

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  8. Steve Kerr Says He Chose His Words Poorly When Saying Warriors Didn't Care

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr told reporters he used the wrong phrasing when he said his team didn't care after a loss to the Indiana Pacers last week. "My main message is we've got to defend," Kerr said Sunday...

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  9. Enes Kanter Posts Sign Recruiting LeBron James to the Knicks on Instagram

    New York Knicks big man Enes Kanter has made a number of LeBron James -related headlines this season, but he appeared to do some recruiting when he posted a picture on his Instagram ...

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  10. Suns Secure Best Odds for No. 1 Pick in 2018 NBA Draft with Loss to Warriors

    The Phoenix Suns will officially finish with the worst record in the NBA following Sunday's 117-100 loss to the Golden State Warriors at Talking Stick Resort Arena. The defeat also means Phoenix will own the best odds of landing the No...

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  11. Utah Jazz Clinch Western Conference Playoff Berth with Win vs. LA Lakers

    For the second consecutive season, the Utah Jazz are headed to the postseason. Utah clinched a playoff berth on Sunday with a 112-97 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  12. Report: Mitch Kupchak Agrees to Become Hornets GM, President of Basketball Ops

    Mitch Kupchak , after more than a month of rumors, has agreed to become the Charlotte Hornets ' next general manager and president of basketball operations...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Markieff Morris Fined $15K for Inappropriate Comments Towards Referee vs. Hawks

    Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris has been fined $15,000 for " directing inappropriate comments toward a game official," according to Jeff Zillgitt of USA Today ...

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  14. Quinn Cook Agrees to Multiyear Contract with Warriors

    Quinn Cook has shown over the past month he belongs in the NBA , and on Tuesday the Golden State Warriors announced they have rewarded him by agreeing to a multiyear deal...

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  15. NBA Playoff Picture 2018: Predicting Final Bracket Entering Season's Final Week

    For several NBA teams, there's so much to play for in the remaining regular-season games. Playoff spots and seeding are fluid in the final week leading up to the postseason. In the Eastern Conference, the top two seeds have locks...

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  16. LiAngelo Ball Drops Team-High 16 Points, LaMelo Struggles in Lietuvos Rytas Loss

    The Ball brothers couldn't prevent Prienu Vytautas from getting blown out by Lietuvos Rytas on Saturday, losing 104-71, though LiAngelo Ball had a solid game...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Steve Kerr: 'I Liked the Fight' from Warriors Despite 2nd Straight Loss

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr criticized his team's effort after a Thursday defeat to the Indiana Pacers , but after losing 126-120 to the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday, Kerr was more satisfied...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Playoff Schedule 2018: Known Dates for Each Round of Bracket

    The NBA playoff picture is taking its sweet time to crystallize. With four days left to the regular season, not a single postseason matchup is known. As of Sunday morning, only each conference's top two teams have clinched a specific seed...

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  19. Omri Casspi Waived by Warriors After Quinn Cook Reportedly Signs Contract

    The Golden State Warriors waived Omri Casspi on Saturday. The move comes three days after ESPN.com's Chris Haynes and Marc J. Spears reported the team was in "serious discussions" regarding a multiyear deal with point guard Quinn Cook...

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  20. Russell Westbrook, Thunder Earn Crucial Win over James Harden, Rockets

    The Oklahoma City Thunder kept pace in the race for a Western Conference playoff spot Saturday night with a 108-102 road win over the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center...

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  21. Kyrie Irving Undergoes Knee Surgery; Expected to Return from Injury by Fall

    Kyrie Irving 's first season with the Boston Celtics ended sooner than he and the team had hoped, but he should be ready to go for his second year in green and white...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Grading New York Knicks Players as the Season Winds Down

    A-plusses to all the New York Knicks fans still cheering long after the playoff hopes faded, long after the faces in the starting lineup stopped looking familiar, long after the unicorn went down but ticket prices stayed up...

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  23. Giannis Antetokounmpo Out vs. Knicks with Ankle Injury

    The Milwaukee Bucks announced star Giannis Antetokounmpo has been ruled out for Saturday's game vs. the New York Knicks with right ankle soreness...

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  24. Gary Trent Jr. Declares for 2018 NBA Draft After 1 Season at Duke

    Duke freshman guard Gary Trent Jr. announced Saturday he'll enter the 2018 NBA draft: "Gary was the best three-point shooter in the ACC...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Scott Brooks Slams Wizards After Loss to Hawks: We're a Selfish Basketball Team

    Washington Wizards head coach Scott Brooks pulled no punches after his team's 103-97 to the lowly Atlanta Hawks on Friday night, their fourth straight loss and 13th defeat in 19 games...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments