1. Pelicans Crowd Boosts Crowd Right Until the End

    Give yourself a well-deserved pat on the back, New Orleans . You were obviously paying attention in the first two games of this series to the atmosphere which envelopes the Golden ...

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  2. Spurs Show Hunger for Another Championship vs. Clippers

    When it comes to the San Antonio Spurs and their two decades of dominance, there's one vital element that is often overlooked about their greatness...

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  3. Williams: 'Can't Sugarcoat It. We Feel Like Dirt'

    Monty on losing in brutal fashion: "You can't sugarcoat it. We all feel like dirt right now. There's no way to fix it right away...

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  4. Monty Williams: 'We Were Supposed to Foul'

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  5. Draymond Green Commits Egregious Flop vs. Pelicans in Game 3

    Draymond Green didn ’t win Defensive Player of the Year, but he’s quickly emerging as the front-runner for the equally prestigious Flopper of the Year...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 20,751 reads 112 comments

  6. Anthony Davis Elevates into Stratosphere for Putback Dunk vs. Warriors

    The New Orleans Pelicans ’ best offensive play is throwing the ball within a mile of the rim. Whether it comes from a lob pass or missed shot, there’s a good chance star forward Anthony Davis will slam it home...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 15,192 reads 5 comments

  7. Rajon Rondo, Dallas Mavericks Must Learn from Mistakes Leading to Bitter Divorce

    This is a teachable moment for Rajon Rondo and the Dallas Mavericks . Not five months into their time together, the two sides are already streaking toward a bitter divorce...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 11 days ago 14,926 reads 50 comments

  8. Pelicans Fan Paints Giant Unibrow on Chest to Support Team

    When Anthony Davis was drafted in 2012, he trademarked phrases tied to his famous unibrow . “I don’t want anyone to try to grow a unibrow because of me ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 days ago 28,122 reads 37 comments

  9. How Far Can San Antonio Spurs Go Without a Healthy Tony Parker?

    The San Antonio Spurs notched a huge Game 2 win over the Los Angeles Clippers without getting anything from Tony Parker , and the most surprising thing about that result may be that it shouldn't have been surprising at all...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 12 days ago 12,276 reads 51 comments

  10. Shine Is Returning to Josh Smith's Game with Houston Rockets

    In Game 2 of the Houston Rockets ' series with the Dallas Mavericks , Josh Smith had a much-earned moment in the sun. After he set up Dwight Howard with lob after lob, he topped it off by posterizing Tyson Chandler ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 12 days ago 12,515 reads 40 comments

  11. Vinny Del Negro: How I'd Stop James Harden

    The concept of stopping a great scorer like James Harden is substantially easier than the reality. Schemes are great. But execution and getting everyone on the same page are the real keys to containing his production...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Vinny Del Negro about 12 days ago 47,372 reads 231 comments

  12. Leonard Thanks Coaches, Teammates for DPOY Award

    Kawhi Leonard was named 2014-15 Defensive Player of the Year on Thursday, and true to form for a man who views microphones with only slightly less contempt than opposing ballhandlers, he did not prepare his statement...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 12 days ago 1,200 reads 0 comments

  13. Kawhi Leonard Has the Baton as San Antonio Spurs' Next Franchise Centerpiece

    Kawhi Leonard hasn't retraced the steps of San Antonio Spurs cornerstones Tim Duncan and David Robinson. Those two were No. 1 picks. Leonard, strange as this now sounds, lasted until the 15th selection of the 2011 NBA draft...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 12 days ago 27,659 reads 133 comments

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  15. Parsons: No Regrets About Playing While Injured

    DALLAS -- Mavericks small forward Chandler Parsons has no regrets about playing in Game 1 of his team's series against the Houston Rockets despite aggravating a right knee injury that will require surgery...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 12 days ago 1,250 reads 0 comments

  16. 2015 NBA Playoffs: Key to Getting the Best out of Anthony Davis

    If you hopped into a cab at Louis Armstrong New Orleans Airport this weekend, the expectation would not be that you're in town to see the local basketball team.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 12 days ago 98 reads 0 comments

  17. Monty Williams Employing Hack-a-Shaq Strategy Against Warriors

    In each of their first two games against Golden State in their first-round series, Pelicans coach Monty Williams targeted both forward Andre Iguodala and center Andrew Bogut by employing the Hack-a-Shaq strategy...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 12 days ago 172 reads 0 comments

  18. Monty Williams Says He Feels Bad for Scott Brooks,

    On the final day of the regular season, the New Orleans Pelicans edged out the Oklahoma City Thunder for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference playoffs after beating the San Antonio Spurs at the Smoothie King Center...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 12 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  19. Tyreke Evans Fighting Through the Pain to Deliver in Playoffs

    With every twist and every cut, Pelicans point guard Tyreke Evans could still feel the sharp pain in his left knee Monday night.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 12 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  20. Golden State Warriors Prepared for Raucous Pelicans Crowd in Game 3

    New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams caused quite the stir earlier this week with his attempted tongue-in-cheek remarks about the sound in the Oracle Arena, home of the Golden State Warriors ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 12 days ago 135 reads 0 comments

  21. Eric Gordon Thriving in Playoff Spotlight After Long Wait to Get Here

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  22. Tim Duncan Turns Back the Clock Again to Lead Spurs Past Clippers

    Tim Duncan may be just days from his 39th birthday, but the power forward didn’t show any signs of aging in the San Antonio Spurs ’ overtime victory against the Los Angles Clippers on Wednesday night...

    Joe Steigmeyer Written by Joe Steigmeyer about 12 days ago 505 reads 0 comments

  23. To Man Who Discovered Anthony Davis, Pelicans' Playoff Run Is Stuff of Dreams

    Daniel Poneman has seen enough. The young man credited with discovering New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis took in Game 2 of the Pelicans' first-round series against the Golden ...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 12 days ago 54,323 reads 77 comments

  24. Report: Spurs Have 'Concern' over Parker's Injury

    The Spurs are not dead, because they never are. But despite a thrilling, 111-107 overtime victory Wednesday night that evened their best-of-seven series with the Clippers 1-1, the Spurs have issues...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 12 days ago 4,797 reads 0 comments

  25. In Rick Carlisle's Eyes, Rajon Rondo Is No Jason Kidd

    It took about 16 hours to get the story straight about Rajon Rondo's final sorry display in a Dallas Mavericks uniform and his separation from the franchise...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 12 days ago 883 reads 0 comments