1. Jusuf Nurkic Will Play in Game 3 vs. Warriors After Recovering from Leg Injury

    Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic will return to the team's lineup for Saturday's Game 3 against the Golden State Warriors , the team announced . Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the big man's minutes will be limited...

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  2. Hawks Cut Series to 2-1 with Decisive 116-98 Win over Wizards in Game 3

    The No. 5 Atlanta Hawks shrunk their first-round playoff series deficit to 2-1 on Saturday with a 116-98 Game 3 thrashing of the fourth-seeded Washington Wizards at Philips Arena in Atlanta...

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  3. Blake Griffin's Latest Injury May Finally Send Him in Search of a New NBA Home

    Already, the whispers had started, about how Blake Griffin was catching rim on his dunks after they used to be statuesque, powerful slams, with or without the Kia...

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  4. Warriors Hold Off Trail Blazers in Game 3 in Kevin Durant, Steve Kerr's Absence

    The Golden State Warriors rode a huge second half to a 119-113   victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday and took a 3-0 lead in the 2017 Western Conference quarterfinals...

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  5. Marc Gasol Hits OT Game-Winner to Even Series vs. Spurs; Kawhi Leonard Scores 43

    Marc Gasol played the role of hero with the game-winning shot for the Memphis Grizzlies in a 110-108 overtime victory in Game 4 of the Western Conference quarterfinals to even the series at two...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 hours ago 9,601 reads 0 comments

  6. Kevin Durant Ruled Out for Game 3 vs. Trail Blazers After Leg Injury

    Kevin Durant will miss a second consecutive playoff game Saturday as he continues to nurse a left calf strain, the team announced ...

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  7. Otto Porter Jr. Leaves Game 3 vs. Hawks with Neck Injury

    Washington Wizards small forward Otto Porter Jr. was removed from Game 3 of the team's first-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday with a strained neck...

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  8. Raptors Even Series vs. Bucks in 87-76 Game 4 Win; DeMar DeRozan Drops 33

    The Toronto Raptors leveled their first-round 2017 NBA Playoffs series with the Milwaukee Bucks at two games apiece by scoring an 87-76 road victory Saturday afternoon at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin...

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  9. Bucks Mascot Roasts Raptors with Series of Jokes Before Game 4

    The Milwaukee Bucks are not hosting the Toronto Raptors graciously. For the second straight game, they introduced Toronto's starting lineup with the Barney theme song: Milwaukee's ...

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  10. NBA Playoffs 2017: Updated Postseason Bracket Picture, Results and Predictions

    As NBA playoffs series shift venues, we're starting to see lower seeds fight back with a victory or pushed to the brink of elimination...

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  11. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: Tip Times, TV Network Coverage and More for Saturday

    Saturday's NBA playoff slate presents a pivotal turning point for teams looking to avoid dire circumstances. After each dropping two games on the road, the Atlanta Hawks and Portland Trail Blazers can't afford a Game 3 shortcoming...

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  12. Clippers Slide Past Jazz 111-106 in Game 3 Despite Gordon Hayward's 40 Points

    Riding a stellar second half, the Los Angeles Clippers took a 2-1 first-round series lead over the Utah Jazz with a 111-106 win in Game 3 on Friday night at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 6,994 reads 0 comments

  13. Thunder Take Game 3 vs. Rockets 115-113 Behind Russell Westbrook Triple-Double

    The Oklahoma City Thunder survived another big fourth quarter by the Houston Rockets for a 115-113 victory in Game 3 of the 2017 Western Conference playoffs and cut their series deficit to 2-1 in the process...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 36,446 reads 0 comments

  14. Blake Griffin Suffers Toe Injury in Game 3 vs. Utah Jazz

    Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin suffered an injured toe during Game 3 of the Western Conference playoff series against the Utah Jazz . Per ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 8,344 reads 0 comments

  15. Celtics Take Down Bulls 104-87 in Game 3 Road Win, Trail 2-1 in Series

    The Boston Celtics are on the board. After dropping the first two games of their first-round playoff series against the Chicago Bulls , the Celtics responded Friday night with ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 13,020 reads 0 comments

  16. Kelly Oubre Jr. Fined $25,000 for Kicking Ball into Stands After Game 2

    Washington Wizards swingman Kelly Oubre Jr. was fined $25,000 by the NBA on Friday for kicking the ball into the stands at the end of the team's 109-101 Game 2 win over the Atlanta Hawks , according to the Washington Post 's Candace Buckner ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 2,406 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Playoffs 2017: Updated Postseason Standings, Bracket Results and Highlights

    Is there any doubt that the Cleveland Cavaliers are the best team in the Eastern Conference? The Cavs may have finished the regular season as the No...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 day ago 7,015 reads 0 comments

  18. Boston Celtics vs. Chicago Bulls Odds, Analysis and NBA Playoff Betting Pick

    The surprising Chicago Bulls will look to go up 3-0 in their first-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics on Friday as small home favorites...

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  19. DeMar DeRozan, Raptors Shut Down in Blowout Game 3 Loss to Bucks

    The Milwaukee Bucks stole home-court advantage from the Toronto Raptors with a Game 1 victory and certainly weren't going to throw it away Thursday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 18,303 reads 0 comments

  20. LeBron James Leads 26-Point Comeback to Give Cavaliers Game 3 Win over Pacers

    The Cleveland Cavaliers overcame a 26-point deficit to beat the Indiana Pacers 119-114 Thursday night in Bankers Life Fieldhouse to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the first round of the 2017 NBA playoffs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 days ago 97,019 reads 0 comments

  21. LeBron James Passes Kobe Bryant for 3rd All-Time on NBA Playoffs Scoring List

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James continues his march up the playoff leaderboard, surpassing Kobe Bryant for third place on the NBA 's all-time postseason scoring list...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 16,896 reads 0 comments

  22. Alec Burks out for Game 3 vs. Clippers After PRP Injection in Injured Knee

    The Utah Jazz announced on Thursday that guard Alec Burks would miss the team's Game 3 matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers after undergoing a platelet-rich plasma injection in his left knee...

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  23. JR Smith to Start Game 3 of Cavaliers vs Pacers After Suffering Hamstring Injury

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue told reporters shooting guard J.R. Smith will be in the starting lineup for Thursday night's Game 3 against the Indiana Pacers after ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 1,662 reads 0 comments

  24. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Indiana Pacers Odds, Analysis, NBA Playoff Betting Pick

    The Cleveland Cavaliers hope to win their sixth straight meeting with the Indiana Pacers overall Thursday and take a 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff series as small road chalk...

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  25. Be Warned, LeBron, Paul George Is Finally Finding His Inner Badass

    As fascinating a season as it has been for Russell Westbrook , Paul George 's somewhat fruitless one has been far richer from a character-development standpoint...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 days ago 31,355 reads 0 comments