1. LeBron James Has Gone from Dominant to Officially Toying with the Competition

    CLEVELAND—There's an adage thrown around the Cleveland Cavaliers , one that can predict their wins and losses without having even watched a minute of the game...

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  2. J.R. Smith to Undergo X-Ray for Thumb Injury After Raptors vs. Cavaliers Game 1

    The Cleveland Cavaliers ' 116-105 Game 1 victory over the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference Semifinals may have come at a cost after head coach Tyronn Lue confirmed J...

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  3. LeBron James Ties Kobe Bryant for 2nd-Most 30-Point Games in NBA Playoff History

    LeBron James continues to make his mark on NBA history. With his 35-point performance against the Toronto Raptors Monday, James has tied Kobe Bryant for the second-most 30-plus-point playoff games with 88 in their careers, per NBA...

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  4. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving Guide Cavaliers to Dominant Game 1 Win vs. Raptors

    LeBron James was at his best and kept the Cleveland Cavaliers rolling in the playoffs Monday. The Cavs earned a 116-105 Game 1 win over the Toronto Raptors in a contest that wasn't as close as the final score indicates...

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  5. Kyrie Irving and LeBron James Team Up for Amazing Dunk Against the Raptors

    The Cleveland Cavaliers wasted no time running highlight-reel plays against the Toronto Raptors on Monday night...

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  6. Should the Chicago Bulls Run It Back or Blow It Up?

    It never mattered how the Chicago Bulls would wrap their first-round playoff series with the Boston Celtics . Win or lose, competitive or not, the end result was always a precursor to ground-floor self-reflection...

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  7. Kevin Love Says Serge Ibaka Makes Cavaliers vs. Raptors Rematch Different

    Kevin Love is expecting the Toronto Raptors to provide a tougher playoffs test this time around, thanks partially to the addition of Serge Ibaka ...

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  8. Bobby Portis Played 2 Months with 3rd-Degree Burn on Foot After Heat Pack Injury

    Chicago Bulls forward Bobby Portis revealed Saturday that he played with a third-degree burn on his foot for two months this season. According to ESPN...

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  9. Bulls' Robin Lopez Brings His Dog to Exit Interview

    Robin Lopez has made many foes—twin brother Brook , Serge Ibaka and mascots —during his NBA career. But when conducting exit interviews following the Chicago Bulls ' postseason elimination, he sought support from a fluffy ally...

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  10. Dwyane Wade Said He 'Definitely Didn't Agree' with Chants to Fire Fred Hoiberg

    Chicago Bulls shooting guard Dwyane Wade told reporters Saturday he wasn't pleased with chants that rang out at United Center on Friday evening advocating for the front office to fire head coach Fred Hoiberg...

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  11. Dwyane Wade, Jimmy Butler Talk Bulls Future; Fans Chant to Fire Fred Hoiberg

    After two disappointing seasons, Chicago Bulls fans are fed up with head coach Fred Hoiberg . Chants of "fire Hoiberg " rained down upon the United Center as the Bulls were eliminated Friday in an embarrassing 105-83 loss to the Boston Celtics ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 9,475 reads 0 comments

  12. LeBron James Says He Prefers Road Games over Home Games in Playoffs

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James told reporters at Friday's practice that he prefers playing postseason games on the road over the comfort of his home court. "I just like the adversity of the road," James said...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 10,405 reads 0 comments

  13. Larry Bird Steps Down as Pacers President, Will Remain as Consultant

    NBA legend Larry Bird officially stepped down from his role as president of the Indiana Pacers on Monday, though he will stay with the franchise as an advisor. Kevin Pritchard will take charge of basketball operations for the franchise...

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  14. Rajon Rondo Unlikely to Play for Bulls vs. Celtics in Potential Game 7

    Chicago Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg revealed on Friday that point guard Rajon Rondo would be unable to play in Game 6 against the Boston Celtics on Friday night and likely won't be able to play if the Bulls force a Game 7 as well, per A...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 1,384 reads 0 comments

  15. Bucks Kiss Cam Gets Painfully Awkward When a Fan Is Shown with His Mother

    Funny Kiss Cam stunts are all the rage. Sometimes a team's mascot will throw a drink on some jerk who won't participate, for example. These planned skits are meant to rile up the home crowd...

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  16. 5 Things Cavaliers Can Still Improve Despite Sweep over Pacers

    Someday, somewhere, the Cleveland Cavaliers will participate in an NBA playoff game once again. After completing a sweep of the Indiana Pacers on Sunday afternoon, the Cavs ...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 1 month ago 1,954 reads 0 comments

  17. Rajon Rondo Will Not Play for Bulls vs. Celtics Game 6 Due to Wrist Injury

    The Chicago Bulls have ruled out point guard Rajon Rondo for Friday's Game 6 vs. the Boston Celtics , per Nick Friedell of ESPN.com...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 6,766 reads 0 comments

  18. LeBron James' Playing Time Not a Concern in Playoffs, Tyronn Lue Says

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James played 43.8 minutes per game during his team's first-round playoffs sweep of the Indiana Pacers , but his coach wasn't particularly concerned about the workload Wednesday...

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  19. Dwyane Wade Says Bulls Had No Hot Water in Showers After Loss to Celtics

    The Chicago Bulls are a loss away from playoff elimination after falling to the Boston Celtics 108-97 at TD Garden on Wednesday, but it appears the defeat wasn't the coldest fate Chicago players encountered in Boston...

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  20. Rajon Rondo out for Game 5 vs. Celtics with Thumb Injury

    Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo said he would miss the team's Game 5 matchup against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night after an X-ray showed no change in his fractured right thumb, according to Jay King of MassLive...

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  21. Rajon Rondo Reportedly Will 'Attempt' to Play in Bulls vs. Celtics Game 5

    The Chicago Bulls may receive a much-needed boost at the point guard position for Wednesday's Game 5 against the Boston Celtics ...

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  22. NBA L2M Report: LeBron James Traveled Before Go-Ahead 3-Pointer in Game 4

    LeBron James traveled prior to hitting a go-ahead three-pointer in the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 106-102 Game 4 playoff win over the Indiana Pacers on Sunday, a ccording to the NBA 's Last Two Minute Report for the game...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 126,145 reads 0 comments

  23. Cleveland Cavaliers Post Historically Slim Winning Margin in 4-Game Sweep

    The Cleveland Cavaliers finished off their sweep of the Indiana Pacers with a 106-102 victory Sunday, but it wasn't as dominant a showing in the first round as the series score would indicate...

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  24. Biggest Offseason Priorities and Targets for Indiana Pacers

    The Indiana Pacers had every opportunity to spring a first-round upset over the Cleveland Cavaliers .In Game 1, C.J. Miles misfired on a clean look at what would’ve been the winning shot...

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  25. Paul George Responds to Question on His Pacers Future After Cavaliers Sweep

    Paul George remains noncommittal about returning to the Indiana Pacers after the team was eliminated from the NBA playoffs Sunday...

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