1. Tyronn Lue Doesn't Have a Reason Why Rodney Hood Didn't Play in Game 3

    Head coach Tyronn Lue didn't play Rodney Hood a single minute during the Cleveland Cavaliers ' 116-86 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Saturday, and he didn't offer a reason why, either...

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  2. LeBron James Jokes 'Don't Try It at Home' About His Difficult Passes

    Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James has a word of warning for his fans: D on't try to replicate his passes at home...

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  3. NBA Draft Combine 2018: Most Impressive Measurements from Chicago

    NBA prospects have a great chance at the annual draft combine to impress the league's 30 teams through a variety of ways, such as their performances in five-on-five scrimmages and agility tests...

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  4. NBA Playoff Bracket 2018: Conference Finals Matchups TV Schedule, Predictions

    The conference finals matchups shift locations, as the lower seed in each series has an opportunity to build momentum on its home court. The Cleveland Cavaliers throttled the Boston Celtics 116-86 at Quicken Loans Area on Saturday...

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  5. 5 Prospects NY Knicks Must Target After NBA Draft Lottery Results

    The New York Knicks are selecting No. 9 at the NBA Draft, so wake up from those Luka Doncic daydreams and smell the coffee, Knicks fans. It isn't the finest imported espresso, but it's a full-bodied dark roast that goes down smooth...

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  6. Knicks Rumors: David Fizdale Met with Kristaps Porzingis' Brother, Agent Janis

    New York Knicks head coach David Fizdale reportedly met with Kristaps Porzingis ' brother, Janis Porzingis, who is also the All-Star's agent...

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  7. LeBron James Says Cavs Teammates Took Pressure off Him and Kevin Love in Game 3

    LeBron James (27 points, five rebounds, 12 assists, two steals, two blocks) and Kevin Love (13 points, 14 rebounds, four assists) each had double-doubles, but the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  8. 1 Realistic Free-Agent Target for Each Eliminated NBA Playoff Team

    The NBA playoffs take the guesswork out of roster building. If you got eliminated, you weren't good enough. Simple. There are levels of "good," of course...

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  9. 2018 NBA Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Most Intriguing Prospects

    The NBA is in the midst of a whirlwind stretch that starts with the conference finals, is followed by the draft and ends with free agency...

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  10. JR Smith Says Rest Before Game 3 Helped Cavaliers 'Cuz We Old'

    Guard JR Smith said Saturday that having three days off between Game 2 and Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals was beneficial to the veteran-laden Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  11. Kendrick Perkins Unaware of Chewbacca, Doesn't Keep Up with 'That New Stuff'

    Star Wars has been a hugely successful movie franchise since its debut in 1977, but Cleveland Cavaliers center Kendrick Perkins is unfamiliar with one of its most famous characters...

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  12. Terry Rozier on Celtics' Game 3 Loss: 'We Needed to Get Our Butts Whipped'

    Boston Celtics point guard Terry Rozier saw a silver lining in Saturday's 116-86 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  13. Brad Stevens Says Playing on Road Is No Excuse for Celtics' Poor Play in Game 3

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens didn't want to hear anyone using the excuse about playing on the road to explain his team's 116-86 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  14. LeBron James, Cavaliers Destroy Celtics 116-86 for Critical Game 3 Win

    The Cleveland Cavaliers earned their first win of the Eastern Conference Finals, beating the Boston Celtics 116-86 in Game 3 on Saturday night at Quicken Loans Arena...

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  15. Brad Stevens Jokes About Lakers After Kobe Bryant's Jayson Tatum Analysis

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens joked about Kobe Bryant offering analysis of star rookie Jayson Tatum. "You've gotta be careful taking (advice) from a Laker," Stevens told reporters prior to Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

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  16. NBA Draft Prospect Luka Doncic Named 2017-18 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague MVP

    At age 19, Luka Doncic is the youngest EuroLeague MVP in history. The Real Madrid guard and potential No...

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  17. Klay Thompson Guarantees He'll 'Be Better' in Warriors vs. Rockets Game 3

    After struggling in the Golden State Warriors ' loss to the Houston Rockets in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals on Wednesday, guard Klay Thompson said Saturday that he will turn things around in Sunday's Game 3...

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  18. Draymond Green on Warriors' Game 2 Loss to Rockets: 'Now It's Time to Lock In'

    Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green chalked up his team's 127-105 Game 2 loss to the Houston Rockets in the Western Conference Finals to a bad day at the office...

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  19. Stephen Curry Sinks 69 of 75 3-Pointers at Warriors Practice

    Stephen Curry 's knee might not be 100 percent. His shooting stroke, though? That's looking in peak form...

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  20. Jaren Jackson Jr. Given 'Sell Me This Pen' Scenario in 2018 NBA Draft Interview

    Michigan State center Jaren Jackson Jr . said an NBA team asked him to recreate a scene from the 2013 film The Wolf of Wall Street during a predraft meeting...

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  21. NBA Mock Draft 2018: Post-Lottery Projections for 1st-Round Prospects

    The age-old question that many professional sports executives face during draft time every year is whether to pick a player based on value or need...

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  22. Bill Russell Released from Hospital After Dehydration Diagnosis

    NBA legend Bill Russell was hospitalized in Washington state on Friday, according to TMZ Sports . He was released on Saturday. Russell's representative told TMZ he was taken to the hospital with dehydration...

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  23. Jayson Tatum Grateful for Kobe Bryant's Criticism: 'It's Helpful Information'

    Former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant analyzed the game of Boston Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum on his ESPN+ series Detail , and Tatum appreciated the feedback Bryant offered. "That was really cool for me...

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  24. NBA Combine Results 2018: Players Who Made the Biggest Impression

    The NBA combine was crucial for a certain group of players dreaming of hearing their names called at June's NBA draft...

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  25. NBA Playoffs 2018: Updated Conference Finals Schedule and Picks Entering Weekend

    After two days off, the NBA playoffs are back. The Boston Celtics face the Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday with a chance to go up three games to none in the Eastern Conference final...

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