1. Realistic Kawhi Leonard Trades That Would Create New Superstar Duos

    Despite essentially losing the 2017-18 season to injury, Kawhi Leonard looks positioned to be one of this summer's biggest winners. He's eligible for a "supermax" contract extension, which would pay him up to $219 million over five years...

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  2. James Harden, Mike D'Antoni: Rockets Are out of Rhythm vs. Timberwolves

    The Houston Rockets lost a commanding grip on their first-round playoff series against the Minnesota Timberwolves thanks to Saturday's 121-105 loss, and head coach Mike D'Antoni ...

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  3. Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Gregg Popovich Prefers Move to Teams in East

    If the San Antonio Spurs trade Kawhi Leonard this summer, don't expect it to be a direct competitor. Mark Heisler of the  OC Register reported Gregg Popovich prefers any Leonard trade involves sending him to an Eastern Conference team...

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  4. Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Gregg Popovich Rule Is Not to Help Teams Like Lakers

    The San Antonio Spurs may end up trading injured superstar Kawhi Leonard this summer, but you can probably take the Los Angeles Lakers off the list of possible destinations...

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  5. Anthony Davis Drops Pelicans Playoff Record 47 Points on Trail Blazers

    In leading the New Orleans Pelicans to a four-game sweep over the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs on Saturday, Anthony Davis set a franchise postseason record with 47 points...

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  6. Ettore Messina to Coach Spurs in Game 4 After Death of Gregg Popovich's Wife

    The San Antonio Spurs announced Saturday that head coach Gregg Popovich will miss Game 4 of their first-round playoff series against the Golden State Warriors on Sunday, per Marc J...

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  7. Anthony Davis, Pelicans Lead Trail Blazers 3-0 After Nikola Mirotic Drops 30

    After starting the series with two road wins, the New Orleans Pelicans moved one game closer to the second round of the 2018 NBA playoffs with a 119-102 victory over the Portland ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Ettore Messina to Coach Spurs vs. Warriors After Death of Gregg Popovich's Wife

    Assistant Ettore Messina will lead the San Antonio Spurs ' coaching staff for Game 3 of their playoff series against the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night after head coach Gregg Popovich 's wife, Erin Popovich, died Wednesday...

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  9. 'He's Just in a Different Mode': Rajon's 'Playoff Rondo' Legend Keeps Growing

    PORTLAND, Ore. — Exactly a year ago, Rajon Rondo was in this same position. After an up-and-down season with the Chicago Bulls that included an extended benching, Rondo transformed in the playoffs...

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  10. Gregg Popovich's Wife, Erin, Dies After Extended Illness

    Erin Popovich, the wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich , died Wednesday, the team announced in a statement. "We mourn the loss of Erin," Spurs general manager RC Buford said in a statement provided to Bleacher Report...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Kawhi Leonard Trade Rumors: Spurs Signaling They Won't Part with Star

    Despite a potential rift in their relationship, the San Antonio Spurs are reportedly not giving any indication they will trade Kawhi Leonard ...

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  12. Highlights: Anthony Davis, Jrue Holiday, Rajon Rondo Lead Pelicans in Game 2

    The New Orleans Pelicans took a 2-0 lead in their first-round matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers thanks to some big performances from their best players in Game 2...

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  13. Kawhi Leonard Reportedly Goes Weeks Without Responding to Spurs' Calls, Texts

    Communication between Kawhi Leonard and some of his San Antonio Spurs teammates has become strained, with Spurs center Pau Gasol telling the Sacramento Bee 's Ailene Voisin ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Davis Bertans Jokes 'I Can Take a Punch' After Scuffle with Draymond Green

    San Antonio Spurs forward Davis Bertans brushed off any lingering animosity he might have otherwise felt after receiving an elbow from Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Gregg Popovich Jokingly Shouts 'Go Warriors' After Spurs' Game 2 Loss

    Even with his team in an 0-2 series hole against the Golden State Warriors , San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is managing to keep his sense of humor...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. LaMarcus Aldridge on Kawhi Leonard's Injury: 'He Has to Do What's Best for Him'

    LaMarcus Aldridge thrived during the San Antonio Spurs ' 116-101 playoff loss to the Golden State Warriors on Monday with 34 points and 12 rebounds, doing what he could to help keep the team afloat without Kawhi Leonard...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. DeMarcus Cousins Reportedly Flew to Las Vegas Home, Not Coachella

    New Orleans Pelicans big man DeMarcus Cousins was reportedly flying to his new home in Las Vegas and not to the Mojave Desert to enjoy some music this past weekend. According to a Monday article from ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Gregg Popovich: It Will Take Someone with 'Some Guts' to Hire Becky Hammon as HC

    Becky Hammon has been an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs for four seasons, but it won't be easy for her to get a head coaching job in the NBA ...

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  19. Kawhi Leonard Reportedly Expected to Miss Rest of Season with Hamstring Injury

    San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard will sit out the rest of the NBA playoffs as he recovers from a right quadriceps injury, The Vertical's Shams Charania reported Sunday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Jordan Crawford in Contract Talks to Join Lonzo Ball, Big Baller Brand

    Big Baller Brand is trying to branch outside of the Ball family, beginning with New Orleans Pelicans guard Jordan Crawford ...

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  21. Gregg Popovich: Kawhi Leonard Is Still in New York Rehabbing Hamstring Injury

    San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich confirmed Kawhi Leonard remains in New York rehabbing his injured quad with no timetable for a return...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Anthony Davis on Game 1 Win vs. Blazers: 'Means a Lot to Get That Monkey Off'

    New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis expressed relief Saturday after picking up the first playoff win of his NBA career. On the heels of a 97-95 Game 1 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers , Davis said, per ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Gregg Popovich Says Spurs Looked Like Deer in Headlights in Game 1 vs. Warriors

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich said he thought his team looked like "deer in headlights" during their 113-92 loss to the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals on Saturday afternoon...

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  24. Kawhi Leonard Won't Play Game 1 vs. Warriors as He Works Back from Quad Injury

    The San Antonio Spurs officially ruled out small forward Kawhi Leonard on Friday for Game 1 of their first-round playoff series against the Golden State Warriors ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Mike Conley Says J.B. Bickerstaff 'Deserves' Grizzlies Job with HC on Hot Seat

    J.B. Bickerstaff has served as the Memphis Grizzlies ' interim coach since November, but Mike Conley believes he should remain in charge going forward...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments