1. Cold Hard Fact for Saturday, April 30, 2016

    Fact: Kevin Durant is shooting 5-of-19 from the field (26.3 percent) when guarded by Kawhi Leonard this season. He is shooting 49.8 percent against the rest of the league this season (including playoffs)...

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  2. Paul Pierce Comments on Retirement Plans Following Loss to Trail Blazers

    Los Angeles Clippers forward Paul Pierce stated he's unsure whether he'll be back for another season after the team was eliminated in the first round of the NBA playoffs by the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night...

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  3. NBA Playoff Schedule 2016: TV Coverage, Saturday Live Stream Guide and Picks

    Now that the pesky Dallas Mavericks and Memphis Grizzlies are out of the way, it’s time for two of the NBA ’s biggest kahunas to square off in Round 2...

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  4. Clippers vs Trail Blazers: Game 6 Video Highlights, Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Portland Trail Blazers escaped with a 106-103 Game 6 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday night at Moda Center to set up a second-round date with the Golden State Warriors...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 hours ago 17 reads 0 comments

  5. Clippers vs. Trail Blazers: Game 6 Score, Twitter Reaction for 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Portland Trail Blazers are headed back to the second round of the NBA playoffs for the second time since 2014 after staving off a late 8-2 run by the Los Angeles Clippers to capture a 106-103 win at the Moda Center Friday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 hours ago 13,569 reads 72 comments

  6. Luke Walton Brings Fresh Start, Hope for Resurgence to Los Angeles Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers ’ magic was in the air again, and it was electric. For more than six hours Thursday, three men who love the Lakers huddled, bonded ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 10 hours ago 108,066 reads 226 comments

  7. Raptors vs. Pacers: Game 6 Video Highlights and Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    There will be a Game 7 between the Toronto Raptors and Indiana Pacers after the Eastern Conference's No. 7 seed held down its home court, 101-83, Friday night...

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  8. Luke Walton Comments on Becoming Lakers Head Coach, Warriors and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced that they hired former Golden State Warriors assistant coach Luke Walton to be their head coach Friday...

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  9. Raptors on the Brink of Playoff Disaster and Friday NBA Takeaways

    The Toronto Raptors fell 101-83 in Game 6 on Friday, failing to eliminate the Indiana Pacers in panic-inducing fashion...

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  10. Stephen Curry's Face Stamped on Packets of Heroin in Philadelphia

    Police in Philadelphia discovered heroin dealers in the city are beginning to use Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry 's face on their products' packaging, per the Associated Press (via ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 hours ago 668 reads 0 comments

  11. Heat vs. Hornets: Game 6 Video Highlights and Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    Dwyane Wade turned back the clock and scored 23 points to help the Miami Heat capture a 97-90 win over the Charlotte Hornets and force a Game 7 on Sunday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 hours ago 19 reads 0 comments

  12. Dwyane Wade Forces Game 7 vs. the Hornets with Big 4th-Quarter Performance

    When there is a will, there is a way. And on Friday night, Dwyane Wade had that will. The Miami Heat guard scored eight points in the final three minutes and six seconds ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 12 hours ago 45,615 reads 108 comments

  13. Michael Jordan Watches the Hornets' Game 6 Loss to the Heat with a Sad Face

    Crying Michael Jordan fans, prepare to add to your arsenal. His Airness blessed the Internet with another gem on Friday as he watched the Charlotte Hornets surrender their chance ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 12 hours ago 46,291 reads 56 comments

  14. Austin Rivers Injury: Updates on Clippers Guard's Face and Return

    Los Angeles Clippers guard Austin Rivers suffered a facial injury in the first quarter of Friday night's first-round Game 6 matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 12 hours ago 54,998 reads 62 comments

  15. Heat vs. Hornets: Game 6 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Miami Heat staved off elimination in enemy territory with a 97-90 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Friday at Time Warner Cable Arena, pushing their opening-round playoff series to a decisive seventh game...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 12 hours ago 15,124 reads 267 comments

  16. Luke Walton Named Lakers Head Coach: Twitter Reacts to Los Angeles' Hire

    Luke Walton is going back to Cali. The Los Angeles Lakers announced they hired the Golden State Warriors assistant coach and former Lakers player to be their next head coach Friday ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 12 hours ago 1,248 reads 3 comments

  17. Raptors vs. Pacers: Game 6 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Toronto Raptors will continue waiting for their first seven-game postseason series win after falling 101-83 on the road to the Indiana Pacers on Friday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Game 6 of the first round of the 2016 NBA playoffs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 hours ago 6,969 reads 159 comments

  18. Luke Walton to Lakers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    In Golden State, Luke Walton briefly took over a defending NBA champion and led it to unforeseen heights...

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  19. Drake Surprises Raptors Fans Watching Game 6 at Jurassic Park with Halftime Show

    The Toronto Raptors headed to Indianapolis for Game 6 of their first-round series against the Indiana Pacers on Friday, but you can bet Drake held down The North...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 13 hours ago 31,615 reads 86 comments

  20. Los Angeles Clippers vs. Portland Trail Blazers: Live Score, Analysis for Game 6

    The Portland Trail Blazers (No. 5) are headed to the second round of the postseason after a 106-103 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers (No. 4), Friday at the Moda Center...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 14 hours ago 4,338 reads 61 comments

  21. Stephen Curry Injury Update: Warriors PG Comments on Potential Return

    As the Golden State Warriors wait for their second-round opponent to be determined, reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry sounds cautiously optimistic about a potential return sooner than expected...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 hours ago 13,770 reads 14 comments

  22. Tyronn Lue Contract: Latest News, Rumors on Coach's Negotiations with Cavaliers

    Tyronn Lue took over as the Cleveland Cavaliers' head coach on Jan. 22 after David Blatt was fired, but the former associate head coach reportedly hasn't signed a new contract since getting promoted...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 hours ago 11,562 reads 11 comments

  23. Randy Wittman Reportedly Played Favorites in Wizards Locker Room

    After two consecutive seasons in which they made the Eastern Conference Semifinals, the Washington Wizards went 41-41 in 2015-16 and missed the playoffs. A ...

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  24. Daryl Morey Says Teams Released Negative Reports to Hurt Rockets in Free Agency

    Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey believes his team is being put in a negative light by other NBA franchises in order to hinder the Rockets' chances in free agency, according to Calvin Watkins of ESPN...

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  25. Deron Williams Rumors: Mavericks PG Reportedly Plans to Opt Out of Contract

    Sources told ESPN.com's Tim MacMahon on Friday that Dallas Mavericks point guard Deron Williams plans to opt out of his contract with the team. Williams has a player option for the 2016-17 season, which would pay him $5...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 16 hours ago 7,865 reads 21 comments