1. Jimmy Butler Crash-Lands After Amazing Alley-Oop vs. Orlando Magic

    Jimmy Butler isn't getting blocked that easily. During the third quarter of the Bulls - Magic game on Monday night, Butler leaped up and caught the alley-oop from forward Nikola Mirotic ...

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  2. Giannis Antetokounmpo Rejects Brian Roberts' Shot with Epic Swat

    Wow, that's just cold, Giannis . Bucks guard Giannis Antetokounmpo showed no mercy while facing off against the Hornets on Monday...

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  3. Rajon Rondo's Wrist Injury Considered 'Significant' by Bulls Coach Fred Hoiberg

    Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo will remain out of action due to a sprained wrist that appears worse than expected...

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  4. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving out vs. Heat with Calf, Knee Injuries

    With the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference still hanging in the balance, Cleveland Cavaliers stars LeBron James and Kyrie Irving will not play Monday's contest against the Miami Heat ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 14,088 reads 0 comments

  5. LeBron James Criticizes NBA Ref After Cavaliers' 26-Point Collapse vs. Hawks

    LeBron James was critical of the officiating Sunday after the Cleveland Cavaliers blew a 26-point lead in the fourth quarter and ultimately lost to the Atlanta Hawks in overtime, 126-125, per Joe Vardon of Cleveland...

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  6. With 2 'Must-Win' Games Left, Chicago Bulls Have a Dwyane Wade Problem

    BROOKLYN — The Chicago Bulls understood the significance of Saturday night's game against the Brooklyn Nets , their third-to-last of the season...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 19 days ago 141,454 reads 0 comments

  7. Anderson Varejao Rumored to Be on Cavaliers' Radar After DeAndre Liggins Waived

    With three games left in the regular season, the Cleveland Cavaliers announced Sunday they had released DeAndre Liggins, and Cleveland.com's Joe Vardon reported Anderson Varejao could potentially return to fill Liggins' roster spot...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 20 days ago 19,003 reads 0 comments

  8. DeAndre Liggins Waived by Cavaliers After Appearing in 61 Games

    The Cleveland Cavaliers waived guard DeAndre Liggins on Sunday, general manager David Griffin announced in a statement . Liggins , 29, averaged 2.4 points and 1...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 33,963 reads 0 comments

  9. Milwaukee Bucks Clinch Playoff Berth with Win over Philadelphia 76ers

    For the third time in the last five seasons, the Milwaukee Bucks have made the NBA playoffs—this time after a 90-82 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday...

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  10. Lance Stephenson Does a Dance on the Court After Sinking 3-Pointer

    Lance Stephenson has the moves on the court, in more ways than one. At the end of the third quarter during the Indiana Pacers ' tilt with the Orlando Magic on Saturday at Amway Center, Stephenson hit a pair of threes...

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  11. Dwyane Wade to Return from Elbow Injury vs. Nets After Missing Last 11 Games

    The Chicago Bulls will receive a boost in their quest for one of the last playoff spots in the Eastern Conference when Dwyane Wade returns to the lineup for Saturday's game against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 2,709 reads 0 comments

  12. Tyronn Lue Rips Cavaliers After Hawks Loss, Doesn't Think Team Respected Atlanta

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue lamented his team's lackadaisical approach Friday night following a 114-100 home loss to the Atlanta Hawks at Quicken Loans Arena...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 21 days ago 14,584 reads 0 comments

  13. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving Won't Rest Until Cavaliers Clinch Top Seed in East

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have already locked up a playoff berth, but head coach Tyronn Lue intends to keep his stars on the court until they clinch the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 days ago 14,843 reads 0 comments

  14. Malcolm Brogdon Asks Bucks to Forgo ROTY Campaign and Give Money to Charity

    Malcolm Brogdon doesn't want the Milwaukee Bucks campaigning on his behalf for 2016-17 Rookie of the Year. Instead, the 24-year-old guard has asked his team to make charitable use of the money it would have put toward the effort...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rivea Ruff about 22 days ago 61,014 reads 0 comments

  15. Regular-Season Grades for Each Cleveland Cavaliers Player

    The Cleveland Cavaliers killed 100,000 hot takes on Wednesday. All that talk about how their defensive woes were real and how the Boston Celtics were challengers in the Eastern Conference took a WWE-sized beating in the Cavs' 114-91 win in Boston...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 22 days ago 9,726 reads 0 comments

  16. The Cleveland Cavaliers Have a Secret Weapon for Playoffs, but Will They Use It?

    CLEVELAND — For weeks, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been working on their "playoff defense" in practices, one that will presumably replace the NBA 's 22nd-ranked regular-season version...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 22 days ago 82,980 reads 0 comments

  17. Jeff Teague Drops Matthew Dellavedova with Crossover, Possible No-Call

    Indiana Pacers point guard Jeff Teague may have received the benefit of a no-call late in the first half of Thursday's game versus the Milwaukee Bucks at Bankers Life Fieldhouse...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 2,366 reads 0 comments

  18. Lance Stephenson Says He'll Tie Paul George to a Chair to Keep Wing with Pacers

    Lance Stephenson has only been back with the Indiana Pacers for three games, but he's already thinking about the team's future —specifically as it relates to Paul George ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 23 days ago 5,460 reads 0 comments

  19. LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers Remind NBA Who Controls the East

    BOSTON — Heading into Wednesday night's complete ruination of the Boston Celtics at TD Garden, FiveThirtyEight gave the Cleveland Cavaliers a 2 percent chance to win their second straight championship...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 24 days ago 79,016 reads 0 comments

  20. LeBron James Leads Cavaliers to Dominant 114-91 Win vs. Celtics

    After playing in six straight Finals, LeBron James says there's no such thing as a "big" regular-season game. Such trivial matters like the East's No. 1 seed could never possibly matter to the King...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 24 days ago 29,501 reads 0 comments

  21. Pistons Fan Shows Off Dance Moves During Game vs. Raptors

    It appears the Detroit Pistons have their answer to " Warriors Dance Cam Mom ." During a break in the action of Wednesday's game against the Toronto Raptors at The Palace of ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 24 days ago 3,045 reads 0 comments

  22. Like LeBron James, Kevin Love Took a Basketball to the Face in Warm-Ups

    You may remember when Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James unexpectedly took a basketball to the face during warm-ups before a game against the Philadelphia 76ers in January...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 24 days ago 3,876 reads 0 comments

  23. Dwyane Wade May Return from Elbow Injury Before End of Bulls' Regular Season

    Chicago Bulls guard Dwyane Wade returned to full-contact practice Wednesday and may wind up returning before the end of the season despite previously being ruled out...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 24 days ago 12,263 reads 0 comments

  24. Lance Stephenson Return Is Perfect Timing for Indiana Pacers Playoff Push

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for basketball fans everywhere. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see on-court analysis on a daily basis...

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  25. Tristan Thompson Thumb Injury Ends NBA-Best Streak of 447 Straight Appearances

    Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson sprained his thumb against the Orlando Magic on Tuesday and will not play against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday or the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, the team announced Wednesday...

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