1. Kevin Durant on His Emotions After Blowout Loss to Spurs: 'I'm Not Telling You'

    The San Antonio Spurs dominated the Oklahoma City Thunder from start to finish in Game 1 of the teams' Western Conference Semifinals series Saturday night, so Thunder superstar Kevin Durant wanted to put the game behind him as quickly as possible...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 day ago 60,013 reads 80 comments

  2. Pacers Shootaround Canceled Before Game 7 vs. Raptors

    The Indiana Pacers had a tough enough task to win Sunday's Game 7 against the Toronto Raptors as it was. Due to logistics issues brought about by the Toronto Marathon, the team opted not to travel early to the Air Canada Centre for its shootaround...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 30,311 reads 47 comments

  3. George Karl Comments on DeMarcus Cousins and Tenure with Sacramento Kings

    Over the last two years, perhaps no coach in basketball has undergone more turmoil than George Karl . He was hired amid controversy at last year's All-Star break, nearly fired after ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 15,830 reads 61 comments

  4. Charlotte Hornets vs. Miami Heat: Live Score, Analysis for Game 7

    Goran Dragic scored 25 points, Hassan Whiteside posted a double-double and the Miami Heat dismantled the Charlotte Hornets, 106-73, in Game 7 of of their first-round Eastern Conference ...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 day ago 32,242 reads 415 comments

  5. Cold Hard Fact for Sunday, May 1, 2016

    Fact: Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard has a career record of 3-11 against the Golden State Warriors. He's 1-6 at Oracle Arena and hasn't won there since 2013...

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  6. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Updated Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects

    With second-round playoff series beginning in earnest and both remaining first-round series being decided Sunday, more than half of the NBA is officially looking toward its offseason...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 12,654 reads 2 comments

  7. NBA Playoff Schedule 2016: TV, Live-Stream Guide for Sunday's Bracket

    Drama should be the name of the game Sunday as two Game 7s take center stage to close out the opening round of the 2016 NBA playoffs. The action will also include the return of the defending champion Golden State Warriors as they start Round 2...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 day ago 25,351 reads 109 comments

  8. The San Antonio Spurs' Machine Is Officially Off and Running

    It started with a bang. On the first possession of the first game of the San Antonio Spurs ' third NBA playoff go-around with the Oklahoma City Thunder , Kawhi Leonard drove ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 days ago 38,120 reads 152 comments

  9. Thunder vs. Spurs: Game 1 Video Highlights and Recap from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The San Antonio Spurs made a strong opening statement as they dispatched the Oklahoma City Thunder, 124-92, Saturday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 77 reads 1 comments

  10. Obama Takes Cue from Kobe, Imitates 'Mamba Out' Mic Drop at WHCD

    President Barack Obama wrapped up his final White House correspondents' dinner speech with quite the sign-off. "Obama out." Yep...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 days ago 145,938 reads 424 comments

  11. Thunder vs. Spurs: Game 1 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The San Antonio Spurs scored 43 points in the first quarter and never looked back as they trounced the Oklahoma City Thunder, 124-92, in Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals at the AT&T Center on Saturday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 30,353 reads 293 comments

  12. Dwyane Wade Has Epic Chance to Remind Us of His Greatness in Game 7

    With the Miami Heat 's 2015-16 season hanging in the balance Friday night, there was zero doubt who would command control of their crunch-time offense. If Sunday's win-or-go-fishing Game 7 is similarly close, the story won't change...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 days ago 27,217 reads 116 comments

  13. Kawhi Leonard Opens Conference Semifinals vs. Thunder with Emphatic Driving Dunk

    Kawhi Leonard made quite the statement to open Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday night...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 days ago 7,522 reads 12 comments

  14. Luke Walton Must Introduce the Los Angeles Lakers to Modern NBA Basketball

    The Los Angeles Lakers are at rock bottom but believe they’ve found the coach who can shepherd them back into title contention...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 2 days ago 61,735 reads 157 comments

  15. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. San Antonio Spurs: Live Score, Analysis for Game 1

    The San Antonio Spurs (No. 2) crushed the Oklahoma City Thunder (No. 3), 124-92, Saturday at the AT&T Center. San Antonio now leads the best-of-seven series, 1-0...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 2 days ago 29,024 reads 527 comments

  16. Josh Richardson Injury: Updates on Heat SG's Shoulder and Return

    Miami Heat shooting guard Josh Richardson was dealing with a left shoulder strain that left his status for Game 7 against the Charlotte Hornets in doubt. However, he's ready to play Sunday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 days ago 7,717 reads 42 comments

  17. 'Purple Shirt Guy' from Miami-Charlotte Series Told Dwyane Wade He Should Retire

    The star of Game 6 of the Miami Heat and Charlotte Hornets' first-round playoff series was obviously Dwyane Wade , who notched eight points in the final three minutes and six seconds of Miami's 97-90 win...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 days ago 109,944 reads 78 comments

  18. Thompson Becomes 1st Player with 7 Treys in Consecutive Playoff Games

    Golden State Warriors shooting guard Klay Thompson caught fire over the final two contests of an opening-round series against the Houston Rockets, becoming the first player in ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 days ago 5,733 reads 1 comments

  19. NBA Playoffs 2016: Saturday TV Schedule, Odds and Bracket Predictions

    While Sunday will feature two Game 7 clashes in the first round and the start of a second-round series, the Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs will have the spotlight all to themselves Saturday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 6,492 reads 0 comments

  20. 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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  21. 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...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 7,544 reads 7 comments

  22. 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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  23. 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 3 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 3 days ago 19,584 reads 78 comments

  25. 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 3 days ago 157,037 reads 291 comments