1. Paul Pierce Roasts Brandon Jennings' Playoff Performance on 'The Jump'

    Paul Pierce began retirement by mocking Brandon Jennings on ESPN's The Jump . On Thursday, three days after the Boston Celtics eliminated his Washington Wizards ...

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  2. Enes Kanter Released After Being Detained in Romania

    Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter was released Saturday after being held at a Romanian airport because of a canceled Turkish passport...

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  3. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Post-Lottery Projections for 1st-Round Prospects

    NBA drafts come and go—but this year's feels more important than usual. Look at some of the teams in the top 10. No, not the usual appearances by teams like the Philadelphia 76ers or Orlando Magic...

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  4. NBA Playoffs 2017: Updated Conference Finals Schedule and Picks Entering Weekend

    The words "collision course" come to mind when watching this year's NBA playoffs. The Golden State Warriors are 10-0 against their Western Conference competition thus far, and ...

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  5. Zaza Pachulia Ruled Out, Andre Iguodala Probable for Game 3 vs. Spurs

    The Golden State Warriors won't be at full strength for Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals on Saturday at AT&T Center...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 10,853 reads 0 comments

  6. Gregg Popovich on Tim Duncan Practicing with Spurs: 'He Can't Play Dead Anymore'

    Down 2-0 in the Western Conference Finals, Gregg Popovich has not lost his sense of humor. Before Saturday's pivotal Game 3 against the Golden State Warriors at AT&T Center, ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 days ago 100,202 reads 0 comments

  7. Kawhi Leonard Ruled Out for Game 3 vs. Warriors After Ankle Injury

    The San Antonio Spurs announced Kawhi Leonard will miss Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night at AT&T Center as he continues to deal with a sprained ankle...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 29,289 reads 0 comments

  8. Enes Kanter Says He's Being Held by Romanian Police After Passport Cancelled

    Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter posted a video on social media Saturday, saying he was being held inside a Romanian airport due to passport issues...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 47,077 reads 0 comments

  9. Cavaliers' 72-31 Lead at Half Is Largest Halftime Lead in NBA Playoff History

    Fact: The Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 130-86 on Friday night and led 72-31 at the half, the largest halftime lead in NBA playoff history...

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  10. Twitter Reacts to Cavaliers' 44-Point Game 2 Victory over Celtics

    At least it's over. The Cleveland Cavaliers clobbered the Boston Celtics on Friday night, taking a commanding 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals with a 130-86 victory at TD Garden...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 days ago 19,883 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Draft 2017: Complete 1st-Round Mock Draft and Sleepers to Watch

    The 2017 NBA draft received some clarity Tuesday night with the announcement of the lottery results, which rewarded the Boston Celtics with the first overall pick...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 19,861 reads 0 comments

  12. Brad Stevens, Jaylen Brown, Celtics Comment After 44-Point Loss vs. Cavaliers

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said his team's only option is to "compete" after a 130-86 blowout loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 27,160 reads 0 comments

  13. Trevor Ariza's Home Reportedly Burglarized, 'At Least' $50k in Jewelry Stolen

    Houston Rockets small forward Trevor Ariza suffered "at least" $50,000 in lost jewelry this week during a reported burglary at his Los Angeles-area home...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 3,486 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: Predictions, TV and Live-Stream Coverage for Saturday

    The 2017 NBA playoffs wouldn't be complete without an odd storyline. A lifelong San Antonio Spurs fan took legal action against Zaza Pachulia and the Golden State Warriors, per ESPN's Chris Haynes ...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 3 days ago 2,675 reads 0 comments

  15. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Where 1st-Round Prospects Will Land

    The NBA draft lottery is over and the order is set, which means it's time for a deep dive into a fresh mock draft. So let's do that first, before we go into detail on how the early picks could play out come June 22...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 days ago 41,958 reads 0 comments

  16. JR Smith Responds to Bradley Beal Saying Wizards Would Be Better vs. Cavaliers

    With the Cleveland Cavaliers blowing out the Boston Celtics by a combined 57 points through two games in the Eastern Conference Finals, some are giving attention to how the Washington Wizards might have fared against the defending NBA champions...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 212,698 reads 0 comments

  17. Isaiah Thomas Discusses Hip Injury's Impact on Blowout Loss to Cavaliers

    The hits keep coming to the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers , as they had to play the second half of Game 2's 130-86 defeat without All-Star Isaiah Thomas due to a hip injury...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 11,743 reads 0 comments

  18. LeBron James Addresses Not Being NBA MVP Finalist, Focused on Team Success

    Following the Cleveland Cavaliers' 130-86 destruction of the Boston Celtics in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday at TD Garden, LeBron James discussed not being included among this year's finalists for the NBA 's Most Valuable Player...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 51,693 reads 0 comments

  19. J.R. Smith Tosses Up Buzzer-Beater vs. Celtics

    The Cavaliers were serious about maintaining their lead vs. Boston during Friday night's Game 2 playoff showdown...

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  20. LeBron James, Cavaliers Dismantle Celtics 130-86 in Game 2

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are making the 2017 Eastern Conference Finals look way too easy, cruising to a 130-86 victory over the Boston Celtics for a 2-0 series lead...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 49,477 reads 0 comments

  21. LeBron James Shuts Down Avery Bradley with Clutch Swat

    LeBron James stopped the Celtics in their tracks Friday night, and he made it look simple. After Boston center Kelly Olynyk stole the ball and shot it over to Avery Bradley for the basket, James sprung into action...

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  22. LeBron James Is the King, but Rest of Cleveland Cavaliers Finally Look Ready

    Picking nits when a team wins each of its first nine postseason games isn't recommended, but such activity couldn't be avoided for a Cleveland Cavaliers squad preparing for a seemingly inevitable rubber match with the Golden State Warriors ...

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  23. Cavaliers Set NBA Postseason Record with 41-Point Halftime Lead vs. Celtics

    The Cleveland Cavaliers are making sure the world knows they are the kings of the east, setting an NBA playoff record with a 41-point halftime lead in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 15,327 reads 0 comments

  24. Isaiah Thomas Leaves Game 2 vs. Cavaliers with Hip Injury

    Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas left Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers with a strained right hip. The Celtics announced Thomas would not return to the game...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 62,603 reads 0 comments

  25. Kyrie Irving Mixes Up Gerald Green with Epic Spin Move

    Cold one, Kyrie ! Early in the first quarter of the Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Game 2 matchup Friday, Kyrie Irving easily slipped past Gerald Green to put the Cavs ' first points on the scoreboard...

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