1. Kyrie Irving Shakes Up Lance Stephenson with Ankle-Breaking Crossover

    Gotta be quicker than that, Lance! Kyrie Irving bruised ankles and egos (as the announcer said) on Monday night against the Indiana Pacers when he shook Lance Stephenson nearly out of his shoes during Game 2...

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  2. LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Cavaliers Fend Off Pacers 117-111 in Game 2

    The Indiana Pacers put up a tough fight for the second game in a row, but just like in Game 1, they couldn't complete a comeback...

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  3. Andre Iguodala Reportedly Likely to Re-Sign with Warriors in NBA Free Agency

    Andre Iguodala is set to be a free agent during the upcoming offseason, but don't expect him to leave the Golden State Warriors if various other aspects fall into place...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 52,883 reads 0 comments

  4. JR Smith Suffers Hamstring Injury During Game 2 of Pacers vs. Cavaliers

    Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard J.R. Smith suffered a hamstring injury in Monday's Game 2 against the Indiana Pacers and missed the entire second half...

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  5. Lavoy Allen Writes 'Go Pacers!' on the Cavaliers' Home Court

    Indiana Pacers big man Lavoy Allen left his mark on Cleveland before Game 2 even began Monday. Cavaliers staff and Quicken Loans Arena employees left messages of support ...

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  6. Suns Reportedly Will Retain GM Ryan McDonough with 1 Year Remaining on Contract

    The Phoenix Suns will reportedly keep general manager Ryan McDonough for the 2017-18 season. Marc Stein of ESPN reported the news Monday and noted McDonough is entering the final year of his contract...

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  7. Stephen Curry Reveals His 'Embarrassing' Off-Court Hobby

    He may be a superstar athlete on the court, but Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry is a regular dad otherwise. So much so that some of the biggest kicks he gets at home are from sorting through his garage...

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  8. Draymond Green Puts on Best All-Around Performance in Warriors' Playoff History

    Draymond Green tallied 19 points, 12 rebounds, nine assists, five blocks and three steals during Sunday's 121-109 Game 1 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers...

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  9. Cleveland Police Increase Pacers vs. Cavaliers Security Due to Facebook Killer

    The Cleveland Cavaliers will have increased security for Monday night's Game 2 matchup against the Indiana Pacers with the "Facebook killer" still at large, according to Kevin Johnson of USA Today ...

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  10. Dwyane Wade Compares Jimmy Butler to LeBron James After Game 1 vs. Celtics

    Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler thrived in Sunday's 106-102 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the teams' first-round playoff series, and teammate Dwyane Wade compared ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 12,971 reads 0 comments

  11. Carmelo Anthony, Wife La La Reportedly Separated, Living Apart

    New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony and his wife, La La, have separated, TMZ reported Monday. TMZ spoke to sources who said Carmelo and La La's relationship remains "amicable" but that the two are living separately in New York City...

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  12. OKC Coach Billy Donovan Appears to Say 'Can't Play Kanter' on Bench vs. Rockets

    During the fourth quarter of Sunday's Game 1 beatdown at the hands of the Houston Rockets, Oklahoma City Thunder head coach Billy Donovan seemed frustrated with big man Enes Kanter...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 days ago 44,513 reads 0 comments

  13. Joel Embiid's 'New Look' Hair Brings Back Andrew Bynum Memories for 76ers Fans

    Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid showed off a "new look" Sunday on Instagram. While crouched in a pool, the 23-year-old do-it-all center gave fans a glimpse of a different hairstyle...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 days ago 34,933 reads 0 comments

  14. Isaiah Thomas Plans to Play in Games 2 and 3 vs. Bulls, Says Brad Stevens

    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas took the court Sunday for Game 1 of the team's opening-round series against the Chicago Bulls a day after his sister, Chyna, died in a ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 7,588 reads 0 comments

  15. Home Cookin': Elite Play in the Clutch at TD Garden Carrying Celtics This Year

    Aside from Sunday night's 106-102 loss to the Chicago Bulls in Game 1 of the 2017 NBA playoffs, the Boston Celtics have been clutch this year...

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  16. Home Cookin': Steph Curry's Home 3-Point Shooting Propelling Warriors

    Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry is far and away the NBA 's top threat from beyond the arc. A large part of his three-point dominance is his accuracy at Oracle Arena. The two-time reigning MVP shot 46...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 days ago 2,024 reads 0 comments

  17. Rudy Gobert Out for Game 2 vs. Clippers with Knee Injury

    Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert will miss the team's Game 2 matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers , the team confirmed Monday. Tony Jones of the Salt Lake Tribune first reported the news...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 days ago 16,458 reads 0 comments

  18. Pacers Told to Stay in Hotel as Police Searched for Cleveland Facebook Killer

    Indiana Pacers head coach Nate McMillan told reporters security personnel instructed the team to remain in its hotel as Cleveland police searched for a homicide suspect...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 28,675 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Draft 2017: Ideal Mock Draft Selections for Every 1st-Round Team

    The anticipation for the 2017 NBA draft has seemingly built since last year, when folks looked ahead and realized that this year's class would be stacked with franchise-changing talent and a lot of depth...

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  20. Josh Jackson Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Signs with an Agent

    Kansas guard Josh Jackson is the latest one-and-done college basketball star, as he declared for the 2017 NBA draft on Monday and signed with agent BJ Armstrong of the Wasserman Media Group, according to Dave Skretta of the Associated Press...

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  21. Chris Bosh Believes He Can Still Play, Says His Health Is 'Complicated'

    Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh , who did not play in the 2016-17 season due to ongoing blood-clotting issues, said he still hopes to play again but acknowledged he's getting used to life without basketball...

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  22. NBA Playoffs 2017: Schedule, Odds and Predictions for Monday's Bracket Matchups

    The Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs both emerged victorious in the opening contest of their first-round series on Saturday. They just did so in different ways. LeBron James and Co...

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  23. Twitter Roasts Warriors for Using Slogan Similar to Cavaliers' 'Defend the Land'

    Since LeBron James returned to the Cavaliers, the team has adopted "The Land" as a term for Cleveland. Fresh off their first-ever NBA title, the Cavs have made "# DefendTheLand " their postseason motto...

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  24. James Harden Feasts Off OKC Thunder's 'Trash' Pick-and-Roll Defense in Game 1

    HOUSTON — This was supposed to be James Harden vs. Russell Westbrook . And it's supposed to be close. But the key matchup in the NBA playoffs' most compelling first-round series might not be superstar A vs...

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  25. Celtics Become 6th No. 1 Seed Since 2003 to Lose Game 1 to No. 8 Seed

    Fact: The Boston Celtics lost to the Chicago Bulls 106-102 on Sunday night. No. 1 seeds to lose Game 1 at home have a 3-2 series record since series expanded to a best-of-seven ...

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