1. Raptors Beat Bucks 106-100 to Even Series 1-1 in 2017 NBA Playoffs

    The Milwaukee Bucks countered every Toronto Raptors run Tuesday night with a scoring flurry of their own, but the Eastern Conference title contenders avoided a fourth-quarter ...

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  2. Joel Embiid to Dirk Nowitzki: 'Keep Processing' Bayern Munich's Loss

    Joel Embiid is a big Twitter guy. On Tuesday, the Philadelphia 76ers star center—a dedicated Real Madrid fan —celebrated Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick performance ...

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  3. 'The Full 48' Podcast: Brent Barry Talks NBA Playoff Myths, NY Knicks Drama

    In Episode 2 of Bleacher Report's The Full 48  podcast, two-time NBA champion Brent Barry joins  senior B/R writer Howard Beck and B/R's Jordan Brenner...

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  4. Carmelo Anthony, Gentleman's Club Dancer Allegedly Pregnant Together

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is alleged to have impregnated a woman who works at a New York City gentleman's club...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 days ago 145,861 reads 0 comments

  5. Carmelo Anthony, Wife La La Reportedly Separated, Living Apart

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony and his wife, La La, have separated, TMZ reported Monday. TMZ spoke to sources who said Carmelo and La La's relationship remains "amicable" but that the two are living separately in New York City...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 days ago 348,811 reads 0 comments

  6. Joel Embiid's 'New Look' Hair Brings Back Andrew Bynum Memories for 76ers Fans

    Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid showed off a "new look" Sunday on Instagram. While crouched in a pool, the 23-year-old do-it-all center gave fans a glimpse of a different hairstyle...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 days ago 35,007 reads 0 comments

  7. Isaiah Thomas Plans to Play in Games 2 and 3 vs. Bulls, Says Brad Stevens

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas took the court Sunday for Game 1 of the team's opening-round series against the Chicago Bulls a day after his sister, Chyna, died in a ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 days ago 7,592 reads 0 comments

  8. Only Hope for Knicks: Kristaps Porzingis Holds All the Cards vs. Phil Jackson

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. — It could take weeks to fully unpack all the batty claims Phil Jackson made Friday during his end-of-season press conference...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 12 days ago 82,367 reads 0 comments

  9. Al Horford, Brad Stevens, More Talk Isaiah Thomas' Game 1 After Sister's Death

    The Chicago Bulls beat the Boston Celtics 106-102 Sunday in the first game of their playoff series, but there were things other than basketball on the mind of the home team...

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  10. Boston Celtics Honor Chyna Thomas with Pregame Tribute, Fans Give IT4 MVP Chant

    Boston Strong is a movement, and Boston Celtics fans showed the spirit of the movement Sunday. After news spread of the death of Chyna Thomas , the younger sister of Celtics ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 12 days ago 5,389 reads 0 comments

  11. Isaiah Thomas 'Struggling' After Sister's Death, Plays in Game 1 vs. Bulls

    A family tragedy is weighing heavily on Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas . Head coach Brad Stevens provided an update Sunday, per the team's Twitter account: Thomas ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 12 days ago 32,215 reads 0 comments

  12. Raptors Are 1-11 in Game 1s in Franchise History, Including 0-9 in Opening Round

    Fact: The Toronto Raptors lost to the Milwaukee Bucks 97-83 in Game 1 of the opening round of the NBA playoffs Saturday. They are 1-11 in Game 1s in franchise history, including 0-9 in the opening round...

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  13. Kristaps Porzingis Reportedly Taking Extended Trip, Team 'Fuming' over Triangle

    Kristaps Porzingis is reportedly ready to take a step back from the New York Knicks following a season full of controversy. A day after ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 121,168 reads 0 comments

  14. Michele Roberts Calls Phil Jackson's Carmelo Anthony Comments Inappropriate

    A day after New York Knicks president Phil Jackson told reporters he believes Carmelo Anthony "would be better off somewhere else," according to the New York Times ' Mike Vorkunov ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 56,480 reads 0 comments

  15. Chyna Thomas, Isaiah Thomas' Sister, Killed in One-Car Accident in Washington

    The sister of Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas was killed in a single-car accident Saturday morning in Federal Way, Washington. According to the News Tribune 's Craig Sailor , Chyna J...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 757,801 reads 0 comments

  16. Isaiah Thomas Says Celtics Being Counted Out by Experts Is 'Just Crazy'

    The Boston Celtics enter the postseason as the Eastern Conference's No. 1 seed for the first time in nine years, but star point guard Isaiah Thomas still thinks his team isn't getting the respect it deserves...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 13 days ago 12,846 reads 0 comments

  17. Kristaps Porzingis Reportedly Skipped Knicks Exit Meetings, Frustrated with Team

    New York Knicks power forward Kristaps Porzingis skipped his exit meetings with front office personnel because of his displeasure with the "dysfunction" and "drama" that has enveloped the franchise, according to ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 days ago 119,840 reads 0 comments

  18. Phil Jackson Says Carmelo Anthony Trade Would Require 'Significant Player'

    If the New York Knicks are going to trade Carmelo Anthony this offseason, they don't appear willing to give the 10-time All-Star away...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 38,833 reads 0 comments

  19. Phil Jackson Says Carmelo Anthony May 'Be Better Off' on Team Other Than Knicks

    In a press conference Friday, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson lent credence to speculation Carmelo Anthony 's time with the organization could be nearing its conclusion ...

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  20. From Mr. Irrelevant to Mr. Clutch: 5'9" Isaiah Thomas' Unlikely Rise in NBA

    Isaiah Thomas is the third-highest scorer in the NBA this season, averaging 28.9 points and 5.9 assists per game. He has elevated the Boston Celtics to the No. 1 seed in the East and a chance at an NBA championship...

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  21. Brook Lopez Says He Wants to Be Part of Nets' Rebuilding Plans

    On the heels of a strong individual season, Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez expressed a desire to remain with the team moving forward...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 days ago 2,645 reads 0 comments

  22. 9 Questions Phil Jackson Has to Answer

    James Dolan was giddy. "There is only one Phil Jackson , and he is synonymous with winning basketball teams," the Madison Square Garden Chairman said from the lobby of Madison Square Garden just over three years ago...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 15 days ago 13,818 reads 0 comments

  23. Biggest Takeaways from New York Knicks' 2016-17 NBA Season

    Mercifully, the 2016-17 NBA season is over for the New York Knicks , and it was another bad one. After a preseason filled with hype about how the Knicks would finally get back ...

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  24. Carmelo Anthony Reportedly Argued with Jeff Hornacek During March Loss

    A March 12 New York Knicks loss to the Brooklyn Nets reportedly resulted in the largest argument the team had this season. According to Ian Begley of ESPN...

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  25. Phil Jackson's 2-Year Contract Option Reportedly Picked Up by Knicks

    The New York Knicks and team president Phil Jackson reportedly picked up their mutual option for the final two years of his contract. According to ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 16 days ago 53,384 reads 0 comments