1. GM Mitch Kupchak: No. 2 Pick Won't Lead to Immediate NBA Title

    The Lakers are ecstatic they won the second overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft in Tuesday's draft lottery, but the team's general manager, Mitch Kupchak, on Thursday tried to dampen expectations that a championship is imminent...

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  2. NBA Playoff Schedule 2015: TV Info, Predictions for Cavaliers vs. Hawks Game 2

    The Eastern Conference Finals got off to the start many may have expected when the Cleveland Cavaliers stole home-court advantage from the Atlanta Hawks. LeBron James led the way in the 97-89 win with 31 points, eight rebounds and six assists...

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  3. Wizards' John Wall Reacts to All-NBA Snub

    It's usually a little funny when All-Stars play the "I'm overlooked" card, but Washington Wizards guard John Wall has a reason to do so...

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  4. Kobe Bryant Smartly Sums Up the Impossibility of Trying to Defend Curry

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  5. Jerry West Helped Revive Harrison Barnes with Kobe Bryant-Esque Treatment

    Harrison Barnes needed something different last summer, something to help him focus on the game again amid all the noise about his uncertain future...

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  6. NBA Draft 2015: Latest Mock Draft and Teams with Most to Lose on June 25

    While the 2015 NBA draft class offers plenty of elite talent deep into the first round, there are sure to be losers of the process once the dust settles...

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  7. Harrison Barnes Playing His Way into Larger Role Than Warriors Can Offer

    If Harrison Barnes played for a bad team, he’d launch 15 shots a night and defend the opposing squad’s most lethal weapon...

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  8. Ranking the Best Free-Agent Landing Spots for Greg Monroe in 2015 Offseason

    Detroit Pistons big man Greg Monroe is one of the top upcoming NBA free agents, and he could be an intriguing addition to several teams...

    Jakub Rudnik Written by Jakub Rudnik about 3 days ago 39,673 reads 80 comments

  9. Free Agency or Draft: How Should New York Knicks Fill Biggest Offseason Needs?

    With the New York Knicks receiving the No. 4 pick at the 2015 NBA draft lottery, previewing the upcoming offseason is as important as ever...

    Ciaran Gowan Written by Ciaran Gowan about 3 days ago 27,335 reads 321 comments

  10. To Edge Rockets, Curry and Warriors Needed Every Sort of Home-Court Advantage

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Sometimes, home-court advantage detonates in a buzzer-beating moment of exultation...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 days ago 36,731 reads 133 comments

  11. Ranking the San Antonio Spurs' Biggest Needs in the 2015 NBA Draft

    After the San Antonio Spurs ' early exit from the 2015 NBA playoffs, speculation swelled regarding a potential roster reshuffle, stemming from ESPN's Marc Stein's remark regarding Tiago Splitter's murky future with the team...

    Garrett  Jochnau Written by Garrett Jochnau about 3 days ago 11,574 reads 16 comments

  12. How Austin Rivers Saved His NBA Career with the Los Angeles Clippers

    It was not so long ago that Austin Rivers was considered an enormous NBA draft bust, owner of one of the worst rookie debuts in modern memory. A few strong postseason performances have almost completely changed the narrative...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 3 days ago 8,150 reads 22 comments

  13. How Los Angeles Lakers' Future Changes with the No. 2 Pick in 2015 NBA Draft

    For one glorious night, the bitter taste of the Los Angeles Lakers ’ historically bad season was washed away with new hope for the future. L.A...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 days ago 52,232 reads 274 comments

  14. What's at Stake for Golden State Warriors in 2015 NBA Draft?

    Without the necessary assets to make a sizable move up in the 2015 NBA draft, the Golden State Warriors will need to do the best they can with the No. 30 overall pick. That’s easier said than done, of course...

    Tim MacLean Written by Tim MacLean about 3 days ago 18,943 reads 34 comments

  15. Howard Puts Body Before Team Despite Loss

    OAKLAND, Calif. – Dwight Howard sat at his locker. Between his bright red shorts and black socks were two giant ice packs draped and taped over his knees...

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  16. James Harden, Rockets Must Now Dig Themselves out of Yet Another Postseason Hole

    Following a tightly contested 99-98 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night, the Houston Rockets are once again left to dig themselves out of another seemingly inescapable hole...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 71,553 reads 533 comments

  17. Game Slips Away Despite Harden's MVP Effort

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  18. McHale Backs 'Frustrated' Harden on Last Play

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  19. Thompson: 'Huge Relief' to Be 2-0

    OAKLAND -- One word described the Warriors ' locker room after their feverish, heart-stopping Game 2 win over Houston ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 days ago 98 reads 0 comments

  20. Curry, Harden Put on a Show for Oracle

    OAKLAND -- Stephen Curry looked into the Oracle Arena crowd and punched the air after having effectively ending the cookout for two between him and James Harden ...

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  21. Are Cleveland Cavaliers Proving They Don't Really Need Kevin Love?

    Do the Cleveland Cavaliers even need Kevin Love ? Two weeks ago, this would have seemed like a ridiculous question...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 3 days ago 63,455 reads 153 comments

  22. McHale Defends Harden's Final Possession

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  23. Rockets vs. Warriors: Game 2 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2015 NBA Playoffs

    Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals once again showcased an individual battle between the two most valuable players in the league. And once again, Stephen Curry helped the Golden State Warriors come out on top...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 days ago 73,330 reads 520 comments

  24. Biggest Offseason Needs for the Washington Wizards

    Washington Wizards fans' hearts must still be stinging. But only a week after getting eliminated from the playoffs in just about the most depressing way possible, the Wizards have to start thinking about the offseason...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 3 days ago 6,173 reads 39 comments

  25. Watch: Curry Loses His Mind After Iguodala Dunk

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