1. LeBron James Enthusiastically Coaches Cavaliers Teammates in Timeout vs. Pistons

    Coach LeBron James returned Sunday night in Game 4 against the Detroit Pistons. With the No. 8 seed fighting for its life against James' Cleveland Cavaliers, LBJ went into instruction ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 days ago 17,375 reads 15 comments

  2. Miami Heat Won't Reach Postseason Potential Until They Shed Inconsistencies

    Before the Miami Heat ventured out for their first road test of the 2016 NBA playoffs, Dwyane Wade shared the kind of sage advice only a battle-tested vet possesses...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 days ago 2,771 reads 13 comments

  3. Hawks vs. Celtics: Game 4 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Boston Celtics were able to overcome Paul Millsap's playoff career-high 45 points en route to a 104-95 overtime win over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 4 at the TD Garden on Sunday...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 10 days ago 14,096 reads 186 comments

  4. Jeff Teague Holds Ball for 15 Seconds, Loses It While Attempting Buzzer-Beater

    The Atlanta Hawks’ final possession in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s Game 4 against the Boston Celtics was downright painful to watch...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 days ago 11,671 reads 9 comments

  5. Draymond Green Blasts Reporter Who Compared Warriors to Houston Floods

    Golden State Warriors power forward Draymond Green has no tolerance for certain types of questions in his postgame press conferences...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 days ago 214,363 reads 132 comments

  6. Golden State Warriors Need Over-the-Top Confidence More Than Ever

    Stephen Curry returned to play Game 4 against the Houston Rockets Sunday, but the restoration of order that was supposed to accompany him never showed up...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 days ago 42,690 reads 135 comments

  7. Warriors vs. Rockets: Game 4 Video Highlights and Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Golden State Warriors seized full control of their first-round playoff series against the Houston Rockets on Sunday with a 121-94 victory in Game 4 at the Toyota Center. The defending champions are now ahead 3-1 in the series...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 91 reads 0 comments

  8. Spurs Taking Plenty of Positives into 2nd Round Following Sweep of Grizzlies

    One never knows what might happen in an NBA playoff series, as injuries and prolonged stretches of unexpected ineffectiveness can turn a matchup 180 degrees...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 days ago 22,320 reads 87 comments

  9. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Detroit Pistons: Live Score, Analysis for Game 4

    Following a 100-98 win on Sunday at The Palace at Auburn Hills, the Cleveland Cavaliers (No. 1) have swept the Detroit Pistons (No. 8) and are on to the second round. Cleveland was led by Kyrie Irving , who had 31 points and five assists...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 10 days ago 19,221 reads 308 comments

  10. Warriors Set NBA Record vs. Rockets for Most 3-Pointers in Playoff Game

    The Golden State Warriors may have been without Stephen Curry for the second half on Sunday against the Houston Rockets, but it didn't stop them from setting yet another NBA record...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 10 days ago 5,558 reads 4 comments

  11. Warriors vs. Rockets: Game 4 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Golden State Warriors outscored the Houston Rockets 65-38 in the second half en route to a 121-94 victory Sunday in the Toyota Center. With the win, the reigning champions own a 3-1 first-round lead in the 2016 NBA playoffs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 days ago 33,581 reads 197 comments

  12. Spurs vs. Grizzlies: Game 4 Video Highlights and Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The San Antonio Spurs pulled off an opening-round series sweep against the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday at FedExForum , winning 116-95...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 days ago 31 reads 0 comments

  13. Grizzlies Head Coach Dave Joerger Praises Team, Cries After Sweep vs. Spurs

    Despite getting swept by the San Antonio Spurs in the first round of the NBA playoffs, Memphis Grizzlies head coach Dave Joerger couldn't be more proud of his team. The No...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 days ago 15,590 reads 26 comments

  14. Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook Fined for Actions in Game 4 vs. Mavericks

    The Oklahoma City Thunder took a commanding 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series against the Dallas Mavericks with a 119-108 victory Saturday, but superstars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook did not escape without punishment...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 76,124 reads 40 comments

  15. Vince Carter Comments on Possibility of Retirement After Loss vs. Spurs

    Nearly two weeks after saying goodbye to Kobe Bryant , another future Hall of Fame guard was asked if he'd be stepping away from the game. Vince Carter said he's here to stay. "I feel good...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 days ago 17,870 reads 28 comments

  16. Patrick Beverley Injury: Updates on Rockets Guard's Hamstring and Return

    Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley left the court against the Golden State Warriors  on April 24 with a hamstring injury . However, he's ready to make his return.  Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 days ago 8,122 reads 23 comments

  17. Stephen Curry Injury: Updates on Warriors Star's Knee and Return

    Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry suffered a Grade 1 MCL sprain in his right knee after slipping during Game 4 against the Houston Rockets on April 24...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 338,044 reads 352 comments

  18. Hornets' Win Earns Franchise 1st Playoff Victory in 14 Years

    The Charlotte Hornets ' 96-80 win over the Miami Heat on Saturday earned the franchise its first playoff victory since 2002, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 days ago 1,381 reads 6 comments

  19. Atlanta Hawks vs. Boston Celtics: Live Score, Analysis for Game 4

    Two years ago, the Boston Celtics were one of the NBA 's bottom feeders. Now, they are a part of what may be the best first-round series in this year's playoffs...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 10 days ago 23,232 reads 247 comments

  20. James Harden Hits Buzzer-Beater at End of 1st Quarter to Tie Game 4 vs. Warriors

    Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry is back on the court for Sunday's Game 4, but the Houston Rockets are too. In fact, the Rockets are hanging right with the top-seeded Warriors early on, thanks to a big run late in the first quarter...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 days ago 10,728 reads 8 comments

  21. Spurs vs. Grizzlies: Game 4 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The San Antonio Spurs successfully swept the undermanned Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday, fighting off a commendable opening half from the hosts before pulling away for a 116-95 victory at FedExForum...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 days ago 8,299 reads 14 comments

  22. Russell Westbrook Records 25 Points, 15 Assists in Consecutive Games

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook turned in another big outing in Saturday's 119-108 win over the Dallas Mavericks, becoming the first player since Isaiah Thomas in 1985 ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 days ago 1,311 reads 3 comments

  23. Top 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Washington Wizards

    After failing to thrive in the improved Eastern Conference, the Washington Wizards missed out on the postseason, concluding with a mediocre 41-41 record...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 10 days ago 9,624 reads 31 comments

  24. Plumlee Records Rare Stat Line in Game 3 Win over Clippers

    Portland Trail Blazers center Mason Plumlee had six points, 21 rebounds and nine assists in Saturday's 96-88 win over the Los Angeles Clippers , becoming the first player since ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 days ago 6,473 reads 2 comments

  25. Tyronn Lue Likens LeBron James to Shaquille O'Neal When Discussing Foul Calls

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James has a blend of supreme athleticism and strength that allows him to be an absolute force when attacking the rim...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 days ago 21,543 reads 121 comments