1. Once Clippers' Achilles' Heel, L.A.'s Depth Becoming an Asset at the Right Time

    The primary downfall of every Los Angeles Clippers playoff run, since Doc Rivers became head coach and president, has been a glaring lack of depth. As talented as Chris Paul , Blake Griffin , DeAndre Jordan and J...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 days ago 38,800 reads 31 comments

  2. Trail Blazers vs. Clippers: Game 2 Video Highlights, Recap from '16 NBA Playoffs

    The Los Angeles Clippers thumped the Portland Trail Blazers, 102-81, Wednesday night at Staples Center to take a 2-0 series lead in the Western Conference Quarterfinals clash. Chris Paul (25 points, six rebounds, five assists) led a balanced L...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 2,023 reads 1 comments

  3. Top 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Phoenix Suns

    With a miserable record of 23-59, the Phoenix Suns missed the playoffs for the sixth time in a row this season. It was the team’s worst record in franchise history...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 days ago 785 reads 0 comments

  4. Trail Blazers vs Clippers: Game 2 Score, Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Los Angeles Clippers pulled away late to earn a 102-81 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night inside Staples Center in Los Angeles. With the win, the Clippers take a 2-0 lead in the first round of the 2016 NBA playoffs...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 days ago 11,879 reads 48 comments

  5. Stanley Johnson Discusses LeBron James After Pistons' Game 2 Loss to Cavaliers

    Stanley Johnson may be a rookie, but he’s talking trash like a veteran. Although the Detroit Pistons dropped Game 2 of their first-round playoff series against the Cleveland ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 63,379 reads 215 comments

  6. Pistons vs. Cavaliers: Game 2 Video Highlights and Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Cleveland Cavaliers tied an NBA postseason record with 20 made three-pointers as they took a 2-0 series lead over the Detroit Pistons with a 107-90 win at Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 5,300 reads 25 comments

  7. Twitter Has Field Day with Warriors Fashion Photoshoot

    Sometimes, even the best-laid plans go awry. The Golden State Warriors simply agreed to a series of portraits for the San Francisco Chronicle , but, as it so often does, the Internet community had other plans...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 10 days ago 121,718 reads 48 comments

  8. Las Vegas Seeing the Stephen Curry Effect Following Star's Ankle Injury

    LAS VEGAS — Last summer, after a rigorous practice during the U.S. men's national basketball team's minicamp at UNLV's Mendenhall Center, Stephen Curry told reporters he ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by W.G. Ramirez about 10 days ago 35,799 reads 38 comments

  9. Hornets vs. Heat: Game 2 Video Highlights and Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Miami Heat's offensive onslaught continued on Wednesday night as they seized a 2-0 series lead with a 115-103 win over the Charlotte Hornets at American Airlines Arena. On a night when the Heat shot 57...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 4,978 reads 32 comments

  10. Pistons vs. Cavaliers: Game 2 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    If Wednesday night was any indication, the Cleveland Cavaliers may try to shoot their way to a second consecutive Eastern Conference title...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 33,308 reads 259 comments

  11. LeBron James Unimpressed with the Late Defense on His 3-Pointer

    LeBron James ' best three-point plays typically involve a drive into the paint and a free-throw-line finish, but don't count him out from behind the arc. Marcus Morris and the Detroit Pistons defense did Wednesday...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 10 days ago 12,454 reads 23 comments

  12. Cleveland Cavaliers Tie NBA Postseason Record with 20 Made 3-Pointers

    In their 107-90 Game 2 win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers tied an NBA playoff record with 20 made three-pointers in the game, via the NBA ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 days ago 3,826 reads 23 comments

  13. Jimmy Butler Comments on Tom Thibodeau, Bulls' Struggles and More

    Chicago Bulls shooting guard Jimmy Butler isn't pointing any fingers for his team's failure to reach the playoffs after making seven straight trips to the postseason...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 days ago 109,099 reads 207 comments

  14. 1 Reason to Get Excited About Every NBA Non-Playoff Team's Future

    Do the NBA playoffs make you sad? Are you bummed that your favorite team is headed (back) to the draft lottery? Do you plan to spend the next couple of months pretending basketball ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 10 days ago 854 reads 1 comments

  15. 2016 Free Agents with Best Chance to Drum Up Value During NBA Playoffs

    Every NBA player participating in the 2016 playoff bracket is chasing a championship, but others are also chasing dollar signs. Some soon-to-be free agents don't need the postseason to beef up their resumes...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 10 days ago 1,820 reads 2 comments

  16. Hornets vs. Heat: Game 2 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Charlotte Hornets may have had the ninth-ranked defense in the NBA during the regular season, but the Miami Heat didn't get the memo as they collected their second straight ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 days ago 14,935 reads 95 comments

  17. Portland Trail Blazers vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Live Score, Analysis for Game 2

    The Los Angeles Clippers (No. 4) cruised to a 102-81 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers (No. 5), Wednesday at the Staples Center. The Clippers were led by Chris Paul , who had 25 points, six rebounds and five assists...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 10 days ago 11,921 reads 97 comments

  18. Thibodeau Hiring Sets Up T-Wolves and Their New Coach to Create Lasting Legacy

    The Minnesota Timberwolves are going to be a winning team, effective immediately. They could even be the NBA 's next great power after the Golden State Warriors ' current era...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 10 days ago 97,962 reads 228 comments

  19. Nicolas Batum Injury: Updates on Hornets Forward's Ankle and Return

    Charlotte Hornets guard Nicolas Batum had been held out of the lineup since he suffered a left ankle sprain in Game 2 against the Miami Heat on April 20. However, he has been cleared to return to the court...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 14,182 reads 64 comments

  20. NBA Betting Preview: Golden State Warriors vs. Houston Rockets Game 3 Odds

    The Golden State Warriors may not need reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry to beat the Houston Rockets in their first-round playoff series, but the defending champs might need him ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 10 days ago 3,589 reads 0 comments

  21. Detroit Pistons vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Live Score, Analysis for Game 2

    Cavaliers 107, Pistons 90—Final The Cleveland Cavaliers pulled away in the second half to trounce the Detroit Pistons 107-90 on Wednesday at Quicken Loans Arena...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 10 days ago 32,493 reads 448 comments

  22. Tom Thibodeau to Timberwolves: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After a one-year hiatus, Tom Thibodeau is returning to an NBA sideline. The Minnesota Timberwolves announced that Thibodeau will take over as president of basketball operations ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 days ago 14,112 reads 13 comments

  23. Charlotte Hornets vs. Miami Heat: Live Score, Analysis for Game 2

    The Miami Heat took a 2-0 lead against the Charlotte Hornets in their first-round series Wednesday night with an 115-103 victory. A monster offensive performance in the first half for the Heat (72 points, 74...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 10 days ago 5,921 reads 45 comments

  24. Are Tom Thibodeau and the Young Minnesota Timberwolves a Good Fit?

    According to ESPN's Marc Stein , the Minnesota Timberwolves are finalizing a deal to bring in Tom Thibodeau as their new head coach and president of basketball operations...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 days ago 10,859 reads 133 comments

  25. Mark Cuban Provides Excuse Note for Mavs Fans to Give to Bosses for Game 3

    Like last year , Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has provided an excuse note so fans can skip out on work early on Thursday and attend Game 3 against the Oklahoma City Thunder...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 10 days ago 33,815 reads 9 comments