1. Warriors vs. Rockets Odds: Golden State 10.5-Point Favorites in Elimination Game

    The Golden State Warriors opened as 10.5-point favorites to win Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets despite dropping Game 5, 98-94, on Thursday night...

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  2. Warriors Need to Play Their Game, Not the Game Houston Rockets Want Them to Play

    The Houston Rockets , able to stave off a late run and defend their home court during Thursday night's Game 5, have given the NBA the blueprint for beating the Golden State Warriors ...

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  3. Postgame Sound from Warriors vs. Rockets Game 5

    The Houston Rockets moved to within one win of their first NBA Finals appearance since 1995 with a 98-94 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 5 at the Toyota Center on Thursday night...

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  4. Chris Paul 'Worried' After Suffering Hamstring Injury at End of Game 5

    Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul suffered a hamstring injury in the fourth quarter of Thursday's 98-94 win over the Golden State Warriors ...

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  5. Rockets Survive James Harden's Struggles to Win Critical Game 5 vs. Warriors

    The Houston Rockets held serve on their home court and defeated the Golden State Warriors, 98-94, in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals on Thursday night at Toyota Center to take a 3-2 series lead...

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  6. Rockets Honor Victims, 1st Responders from Texas HS Shooting Before Game 5

    The Houston Rockets honored the victims, survivors and first responders of May 18's deadly Sante Fe High School shooting prior to Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night...

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  7. Klay Thompson to Play vs. Rockets in Game 5; Andre Iguodala out with Leg Injury

    The Golden State Warriors will once again be without Andre Iguodala , though they'll have Klay Thompson on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets ...

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  8. Damian Lillard Reportedly Requests Meeting with Trail Blazers Owner Paul Allen

    Damian Lillard is reportedly seeking another meeting with Portland Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen. Per John Canzano of the Oregonian , one NBA front office source said ...

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  9. Paul Pierce: Jayson Tatum Will Be 1 of the 'Great Players' in Celtics History

    Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce said on Thursday that Celtics rookie small forward Jayson Tatum can join him as one of the best players in the storied franchise's history...

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  10. Kristaps Porzingis After Call with Knicks HC David Fizdale: 'Man I'm Excited!'

    Kristaps Porzingis appears to be all in on the New York Knicks ' choice of David Fizdale as their new head coach...

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  11. Game of Zones Season 5, Episode 7: NBA 1K

    Rookie sensations Ben Simmons, Donovan Mitchell, Jayson Tatum and Lonzo Ball are among the first-year squires comparing their abilities in the new NBA 1K game...

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  12. Jack Black Recruits Chris Paul in 3-on-3 Basketball Game vs. Kevin Hart

    Nobody can say movie star Jack Black doesn't know how to assemble a basketball team. Tasked with filling out a three-man squad to take on a roster assembled by fellow movie star ...

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  13. Magic Rumors: Tom Izzo Won't Be Orlando's Next Head Coach

    Tom Izzo reportedly won't leave Michigan State University to become the new head coach of the Orlando Magic , according to Graham Couch of the Lansing State Journal ...

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  14. Cavaliers' LeBron James Makes All-NBA 1st Team for Record 12th Time

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James was named an All-NBA First Team selection for an NBA-record 12th time Thursday, according to Bleacher Report's Howard Beck ...

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  15. Klay Thompson Ineligible for Supermax Contract After Not Making All-NBA Team

    Shooting guard Klay Thompson will not be eligible to sign a supermax contract extension with the Golden State Warriors this season after failing to make an All- NBA team, according ...

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  16. Anthony Davis Eligible for Largest Contract in NBA History After Making All-NBA

    Anthony Davis was named to the All- NBA first team Thursday, which could have enormous financial implications for him down the road. According to Bobby Marks of ESPN...

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  17. LeBron James, James Harden, Anthony Davis Headline 2017-18 All-NBA Team

    The NBA has unveiled the players who make up the All-NBA team for the 2017-18 season, and the list is headlined by MVP finalists LeBron James , James Harden and Anthony Davis on the first team...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Steve Kerr on NFL Anthem Policy: 'Idiotic' and 'Typical' of the NFL

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr shared some strong words on the NFL's changes to its anthem policy when speaking to reporters Thursday, via Mark Medina of the Mercury News : "I think it's just typical of the NFL...

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  19. JJ Redick Says Jaylen Brown Apologized for Calling Him a 'B---h' During a Game

    JJ Redick quickly defused a situation with Jaylen Brown during a game between the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics in London back in January...

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  20. Klay Thompson Likely to Play, Andre Iguodala a Game-Time Decision with Injuries

    The Golden State Warriors figure to at least have Klay Thompson on the floor for Thursday’s Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Houston Rockets . They may have Andre Iguodala as well...

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  21. NBA Mock Draft 2018: Latest Projections for Polarizing Prospects

    All NBA draft prospects' merits can be debated to some degree, but the arguments can get heated around the most polarizing of hoops hopefuls...

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  22. Tom Izzo Rumors: Magic Have 'Expressed Interest' in Michigan State Head Coach

    The Orlando Magic are reportedly interested in hiring one of the most successful coaches in the college basketball ranks to fill their head coaching vacancy for the 2018-19 campaign and beyond...

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  23. Magic Head Coach Rumors: Ex-Hornets HC Steve Clifford Interviewing with Team

    The Orlando Magic will reportedly interview former Charlotte Hornets head coach Steve Clifford for their head coaching vacancy this week, according to Marc Stein of the New York Times ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 18 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Finals 2018: Updated Championship Odds and Schedule

    The average margin of victory in the NBA Eastern Conference Final series between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers has been 18.0 points per game. Not one of the five contests has been decided by fewer than nine points...

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  25. NBA Rumors: Dwane Casey to Be a 'Primary Target' of Pistons' Head Coach Search

    Dwane Casey helped lead the Toronto Raptors to the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference. However, after falling to the Cleveland Cavaliers in four games in the second round, he was fired...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments