1. Paul George Is Proving He's Back, Even If His Indiana Pacers Aren't Yet

    Paul George is a superstar again. He's been back for a while, but the Toronto Raptors are noticing it more than ever in the playoffs. "He is playing unbelievable," Kyle Lowry told Bleacher Report...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about 1 month ago 24,758 reads 101 comments

  2. Kyrie Irving Drains Dagger with 0.7 Seconds to Shoot, LeBron James Gets Fired Up

    Pressure? Pssh. Kyrie Irving can handle it. When tasked with extinguishing the Detroit Pistons ' hopes of a comeback victory, the Cleveland Cavaliers point guard came through ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 6,135 reads 5 comments

  3. Andre Drummond Hits Off-Balance Shot, Does 'Hit Dem Folks' to Fan's Delight

    Hype. Attitude. Swagger. All are required when down 0-2 in a playoff series against a first-seeded squad...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 3,000 reads 3 comments

  4. Reggie Bullock Injury: Updates on Pistons SF's Leg and Return

    Detroit Pistons forward Reggie Bullock is dealing with an inflamed nerve in his left leg that has forced him out of the lineup, and it is uncertain when he will be able to return...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 month ago 1,222 reads 4 comments

  5. Cavaliers Tie Single-Game Playoff Record with 20 3-Pointers Made

    The Cleveland Cavaliers tied a single-game NBA playoff record by making 20 three-point shots in Wednesday's 107-90 win over the Detroit Pistons in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 4,570 reads 5 comments

  6. Detroit Pistons' Odd Mind Games Transforming LeBron James, Cavaliers into Beasts

    Detroit Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson made it clear entering the playoffs that his team wanted to face Goliath. His wishes have come true, as Detroit has woken a sleeping giant...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 78,745 reads 143 comments

  7. LeBron James Unimpressed with the Late Defense on His 3-Pointer

    LeBron James ' best three-point plays typically involve a drive into the paint and a free-throw-line finish, but don't count him out from behind the arc. Marcus Morris and the Detroit Pistons defense did Wednesday...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 12,513 reads 23 comments

  8. Cleveland Cavaliers Tie NBA Postseason Record with 20 Made 3-Pointers

    In their 107-90 Game 2 win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers tied an NBA playoff record with 20 made three-pointers in the game, via the NBA ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 4,314 reads 23 comments

  9. Jimmy Butler Comments on Tom Thibodeau, Bulls' Struggles and More

    Chicago Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler isn't pointing any fingers for his team's failure to reach the playoffs after making seven straight trips to the postseason...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 109,712 reads 207 comments

  10. NBA Betting Preview: Detroit Pistons vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Game 2 Odds

    The Detroit Pistons did just about everything right in Game 1 against the Cleveland Cavaliers except win it, falling just short in a 106-101 road loss...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 1,891 reads 0 comments

  11. Don't Overlook LeBron James' 1st-Round Dominance in NBA Playoffs

    Facing LeBron James in the first round is essentially a death sentence for opposing teams. After failing to reach the playoffs during his first two seasons, James-led teams have qualified for the past 11 postseasons...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 59,300 reads 256 comments

  12. Ian Mahinmi Injury: Updates on Pacers C's Back and Return

    The Indiana Pacers dropped Game 2 of their first-round playoff series against the Toronto Raptors on April 18, and Ian Mahinmi suffered a back injury in the process. However, he's ready to return...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,338 reads 8 comments

  13. Stan Van Gundy Fined for Criticizing Officials: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Detroit Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy didn't even wait until halftime of Game 1 of his team's first-round playoff series against the Cleveland Cavaliers to complain about the officiating...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 15,901 reads 113 comments

  14. Pistons Match Franchise Playoff Record with 15 3-Pointers Made

    The Detroit Pistons tied a franchise playoff record with their 15 three-pointers made in Sunday's 106-101 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, per NBA...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 676 reads 0 comments

  15. Kevin Love Already Exorcising Last Year's Playoff Demons

    CLEVELAND — Kevin Love 's first playoff experience in 2015 didn't even last four full games. Now, the Cleveland Cavaliers power forward is looking to make up for lost time...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 62,998 reads 180 comments

  16. 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 1 month ago 43,440 reads 80 comments

  17. 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 1 month ago 58,194 reads 135 comments

  18. Man Behind Chicago's 'Benny the Bull' Mascot Is Leaving After 12 Years

    Kobe Bryant 's retirement was emotional enough. But now? It's time to say goodbye to Benny. Benny the Bull...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 74,649 reads 55 comments

  19. LeBron James Says He Isn't Sure Yet If He'll Take His Usual Social Media Hiatus

    Zero dark thirty-23 might not be activated this year. LeBron James told media after the Cleveland Cavaliers practice on Friday he hasn't yet decided if he'll take his usual social media hiatus during the NBA playoffs...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 11,937 reads 25 comments

  20. UNINTERRUPTED: Tristan Thompson Reflects on Cavs Season and the Playoff Mindset

    Tristan Thompson reflects on the Cavaliers ' season and discusses how he's locked in for the playoffs...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 1 month ago 38 reads 0 comments

  21. Chicago Bulls Must Make Tough Decisions on Futures of Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler

    CHICAGO — Come fall in Chicago, things are going to be very different. That’s what happens when you miss the playoffs for the first time in eight years, as the Chicago Bulls did this season...

    Sean Highkin Written by Sean Highkin about 1 month ago 39,815 reads 269 comments

  22. NBA Playoffs Betting Preview: Cavaliers Remain Class of Eastern Conference

    The Cleveland Cavaliers (57-25) went through a tumultuous regular season that saw head coach David Blatt fired and star LeBron James again questioned for his lack of leadership, but the team still finished as the top seed in the Eastern Conference..

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 1 month ago 3,901 reads 35 comments

  23. 3 Things That Must Happen for LeBron and the Cavaliers to Win the NBA Title

    If the Cleveland Cavaliers want to win their first NBA championship in franchise history, they're going to need some key things to happen...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 4,034 reads 39 comments

  24. Top 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Chicago Bulls

    The Chicago Bulls ’ season is over, and for the first time since 2007-08 (and the second time since 2003-04), they are not in the playoffs...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 1 month ago 30,497 reads 108 comments

  25. Dahntay Jones to Cavaliers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Cleveland Cavaliers bolstered their backcourt depth on the final day of the regular season Wednesday by signing veteran guard Dahntay Jones . The Cavs confirmed the addition on their official website ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 29,897 reads 27 comments