1. Report: J.B. Bickerstaff, Grizzlies Finalizing Contract for Him to Return as HC

    The Memphis Grizzlies are reportedly keeping faith in interim head coach J.B. Bickerstaff by working on a deal to make his position permanent despite the team's woeful 22-60 record in the 2017-18 season...

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  2. Night in the NBA: LeBron Buzzer-Beater, an OKC Comeback and DeRozan Drops 32

    NBA playoff action was wild Wednesday night. Which star players stole the spotlight? Watch above to see how LeBron James, Russell Westbrook and DeMar DeRozan carried their teams to victory...

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  3. Knicks Rumors: Celtics Assistant Jay Larranaga Interviewed for HC Opening

    Boston Celtics assistant coach Jay Larranaga reportedly joined the long list of candidates to interview for the New York Knicks ' head coaching vacancy...

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  4. $150,000 for a Ben Simmons Rookie Card May Not Be Enough for This Collector

    If he was going to drop $150 on a pack of seven basketball cards, Wendell Williams needed to get lucky. He'd walked into his local collectibles store, Hoody's in Beaverton , Oregon, ...

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  5. NBA Playoff Bracket 2018: TV, Live-Stream Schedule for Celtics vs. Bucks Game 6

    The Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks are arguably competing in the NBA 's most entertaining and competitive series of the first round, highlighted by a Game 1 that went to overtime ...

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  6. Boston Celtics vs. Milwaukee Bucks: Game 6 Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

    The seventh-seeded Milwaukee Bucks hope to stay alive Thursday in Game 6 of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series against the second-seeded Boston Celtics when they host them as home favorites at the sportsbooks ...

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  7. Strapped for Cash? Not So Fast: NBA Teams That Can Become Free-Agent Players

    The summer of 2016 feels like forever ago. Free agency was simpler then. The infusion of TV money created the most robust market in NBA history. Around two-thirds of the league enjoyed max cap space...

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  8. Chris Paul, Jamal Crawford Argue in Tunnel After Rockets Eliminate Timberwolves

    Former Los Angeles Clippers teammates Chris Paul and Jamal Crawford were reportedly involved in a verbal spat following some tense moments in the Houston Rockets' 122-104 closeout win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday at Toyota Center...

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  9. John Wall: 'We Love Our Chances' of Forcing Game 7 vs. Raptors After Loss

    John Wall 's Washington Wizards blew a lead in the fourth quarter of Wednesday's 108-98 loss in Game 5 of their first-round series against the Toronto Raptors , but the point guard believes he will have another chance at Air Canada Centre...

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  10. 'I Felt Like a Kid All over Again': LeBron Gets His Version of 'The Shot'

    CLEVELAND — It took mere minutes before the comparisons began flying about Quicken Loans Arena. Cleveland fans immediately remembered Game 2 of the 2009 Eastern Conference Finals ...

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  11. Donovan Mitchell to Thunder Fans After Game 5 Loss: 'We'll See Y'all Next Year'

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook willed his team to a 107-99 victory in Game 5 of its first-round playoff series, but Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell believes ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. James Harden, Rockets Eliminate Timberwolves with Game 5 Win

    The Houston Rockets are going to the second round of the NBA playoffs for the second straight year. Houston ended its first-round series against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday with a 122-104 victory in Game 5 at the Toyota Center...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Minnesota Timberwolves' Top Offseason Priorities and Potential Targets

    The Minnesota Timberwolves waited 14 agonizingly long years to make their NBA playoff return. They wound up with less than a two-week sample of postseason hoops...

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  14. Russell Westbrook Leads Epic Thunder Comeback to Stay Alive vs. Jazz in Game 5

    The Oklahoma City Thunder aren't done yet. Despite trailing by 25 points in the third quarter of Wednesday night's Game 5, the Thunder stormed back behind a sensational outing ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Victor Oladipo: LeBron James' Late-Game Block Should Have Been Goaltending

    LeBron James gave the Cleveland Cavaliers a 98-95 Game 5 victory in the first round of the NBA playoffs with a buzzer-beating three-pointer Wednesday, but if not for a block ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 13 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Victor Oladipo Disappearing vs. Cavs, and Other Wednesday NBA Playoff Takeaways

    Regular-season Victor Oladipo remains at large, and the Indiana Pacers need him to get back on the grid as they face postseason elimination...

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  17. Hawks HC Rumors: David Fizdale, James Borrego Among Candidates for Job

    The Atlanta Hawks will reportedly look at a number of assistant coaches during their search for their next head coach...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Mike Budenholzer Parts Ways with Hawks After 5 Seasons

    The Atlanta Hawks and head coach Mike Budenholzer mutually agreed to part ways on Wednesday, the Hawks announced . ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the news...

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  19. LeBron James Nails Buzzer-Beater to Stun Pacers in Game 5

    The Cleveland Cavaliers appeared to be in trouble Wednesday as the Indiana Pacers battled back from a double-digit deficit to tie Game 5 of their first-round playoff series in the final minute...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. LeBron James Buzzer-Beater Powers Cavaliers Past Pacers in Game 5 Win

    LeBron James has never lost a first-round playoff series, and he moved one step closer to keeping that streak alive behind some signature heroics as the Cleveland Cavaliers nabbed ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. DeMar DeRozan Powers Raptors to Crucial Game 5 Win vs. John Wall, Wizards

    The Toronto Raptors grabbed a 3-2 series lead with a 108-98 victory over the Washington Wizards in Game 5 at the Air Canada Centre on Wednesday night. T his series held form t hrough the first four games, as the home team won each contest...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 14 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. George H.W. Bush 'More Focused' on Rockets-Timberwolves Than Health Issues

    As he sits in the hospital, former president George H.W. Bush is only focused on one thing. No, not his health—basketball...

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  23. Mohamed Bamba: Going Pro from HS Would've 'Taken My Game to the Next Level'

    Big man Mohamed Bamba declared for the NBA draft following one collegiate season with the Texas Longhorns, but he believes spending the 2017-18 campaign in the professional ranks would have been beneficial...

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  24. George Hill Will Not Play vs. Pacers in Game 5 Due to Back Injury

    Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue announced Wednesday that George Hill would not play in Game 5 against the Indiana Pacers due to a back injury, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN...

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  25. Spurs, 76ers, Clippers Top Betting Odds for Kawhi Leonard's 2018-19 Team

    Kawhi Leonard 's relationship with the San Antonio Spurs may have turned frosty this season, but oddsmakers in Las Vegas are still pegging them as his most likely employer at the start of next season...

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