1. NBA Draft 2017: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Predictions for Top Underrated Players

    The NBA draft is just weeks away, and much of the focus will be on two of the league's traditional powers in the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers, who have the first two picks in the annual selection process...

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  2. Warriors Make History by Sweeping Spurs, Advancing to NBA Finals

    The Golden State Warriors didn't waste any time returning to the NBA Finals. On Monday night, they cemented their third postseason sweep of the year by defeating the short-handed San Antonio Spurs...

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  3. Warriors Become 1st Team in NBA History to Start Postseason 12-0

    Fact: The Golden State Warriors beat the San Antonio Spurs 129-115 on Monday night, becoming the first team in NBA history to start the postseason 12-0...

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  4. Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Game 4 Odds, Analysis, NBA Betting Pick

    The second-seeded Cleveland Cavaliers hope to bounce back from one of the biggest upsets in NBA playoff history when they host the top-seeded Boston Celtics as large favorites again for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Tuesday...

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  5. NBA Playoff Schedule 2017: Remaining Dates and Breakdown for Conference Finals

    Fans still have over a week to kill before the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers (probably) clash in the NBA Finals. Before a bland postseason apologizes via the highly anticipated rematch, at least two conference-finals bouts remain...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 days ago 9,176 reads 0 comments

  6. 2017 NBA Draft: Ranking LA Lakers' Best Options with No. 2 Pick

    The Los Angeles Lakers haven’t been a very good basketball team in recent years, but they’ve been some kind of lucky when it comes to the annual draft lottery...

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  7. Teams That Could Be Left in Shambles After NBA Free Agency

    NBA free agency exists at the intersection of hope and terror. On the optimistic end, it can be the point of origin for historically powerful superteams and a time when roundball fantasies become reality...

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  8. NBA Metrics 101: Ranking the Greatest Individual Playoff Runs of Last 20 Years

    Dominating the NBA 's regular season is one thing. But true legends are born in the playoffs. The last 20 years of basketball history, dating back to the Chicago Bulls' second ...

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  9. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Latest Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects

    The 2017 NBA draft class is loaded with exciting talent, and many teams will likely have the fate of their franchise shifted dramatically on draft day...

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  10. 2017 NBA Draft Big Board: Can Anyone Catch Markelle Fultz?

    The completion of both the NBA combine and draft lottery signals the start of workout season. Most prospects have officially begun traveling from city to city auditioning for executives who hadn't seen them live during the year...

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  11. Building an Offseason Whiteboard for Every Top 25 NBA Free Agent

    Who says NBA teams are the only ones allowed to make — and then leak — offseason whiteboards? Players have their say in how the summertime festivities unfold—well, at least free agents do...

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  12. Kevin Durant's Journey Continues as NBA Finals Return Becomes Reality

    SAN ANTONIO — When Golden State Warriors guard Shaun Livingston was asked what mood their newest superweapon, Kevin Durant , was in back in the locker room after their Game ...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 6 days ago 69,027 reads 0 comments

  13. Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant Talk Spurs Sweep, Advancing to 2017 NBA Finals

    Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant carried the Golden State Warriors to a 129-115 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Monday's Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals, but they both understood there is now a new task at hand...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 9,701 reads 0 comments

  14. Steve Kerr Unsure If He'll Coach Warriors in 2017 NBA Finals Due to Back Injury

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr has missed the majority of the 2017 NBA playoffs because of his back injury and is unsure if he will return for the NBA Finals. Marc J...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 28,599 reads 0 comments

  15. Biggest Offseason Priorities and Targets for San Antonio Spurs

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich drew plenty of attention for impugning Zaza Pachulia's character—for closing out hard on Kawhi Leonard and re-injuring the All-Star's ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 6 days ago 18,974 reads 0 comments

  16. Manu Ginobili Says He Will Take 3-4 Weeks Before Making Retirement Decision

    San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili scored 15 points and dished out seven assists in his team's 129-115 loss to the Golden State Warriors on Monday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 11,969 reads 0 comments

  17. Warriors Owner Joe Lacob Says Team Has 'Unfinished Business' with Cavaliers

    The Golden State Warriors finished their Western Conference Finals sweep of the San Antonio Spurs on Monday with a 129-115 victory, but owner Joe Lacob was already looking ahead to a potential Finals rematch...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 38,591 reads 0 comments

  18. Manu Ginobili 'May or May Not' Have Played Last Game, Says Gregg Popovich

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich declined to commit one way or the other regarding Manu Ginobili's potential retirement following the Spurs' 129-115 defeat to the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals Monday night...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 21,601 reads 0 comments

  19. Stephen Curry, Warriors Breeze Past Spurs for Sweep, Punch Ticket to NBA Finals

    The Golden State Warriors own the Western Conference. Golden State finished its sweep of the San Antonio Spurs on Monday with a 129-115 victory in Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals at the AT&T Center...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 58,311 reads 0 comments

  20. Kevin Durant Shuts Down Dejounte Murray with Clutch Block

    Kevin Durant shut down Dejounte Murray during Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals against the San Antonio Spurs ...

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  21. Lakers News: Charles Oakley Says LA Wouldn't Make Playoffs with Carmelo Anthony

    Charles Oakley doesn't see the Los Angeles Lakers as an ideal fit for Carmelo Anthony . In a TMZ Sports video, Oakley said, "No, Carmelo can't help the Lakers" when asked ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 43,174 reads 0 comments

  22. Zaza Pachulia Ruled Out for Game 4 vs. Spurs After Heel Injury

    Golden State Warriors center Zaza Pachulia will be unavailable when his team looks to clinch the Western Conference Finals in Game 4 against the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night, ESPN...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 4,559 reads 0 comments

  23. JR Smith Says LeBron James 'Has to Be Aggressive,' Expects Improvement in Game 4

    Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith foresees a return to form for LeBron James in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics ...

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  24. Kawhi Leonard Ruled Out for Game 4 vs. Warriors After Ankle Injury

    The San Antonio Spurs will try to keep their season alive without Kawhi Leonard as the All-Star will miss Game 4, per Tim Bontemps of the Washington Post ...

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  25. Jeff Weltman Reportedly Hired by Magic as President of Basketball Operations

    The Orlando Magic reportedly have their new president of basketball operations. On May 22, Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported Orlando hired Toronto Raptors general manager Jeff Weltman to the position...

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