Basketball

Drake to host first-ever 'NBA Awards' on June 26

Drake has been tapped to host the NBA's first-ever awards show this June

Warriors get a break after drama-filled opening…

The Warriors can breathe for a bit after a first-round series filled with drama

Lebron's Heroics Lead Cavaliers to Sweep of Pacers

Lebron James scored a game-high 33 points, along with 10 rebounds, four assists, four steals and two blocks as the Cavaliers swept the Pacers with a 106-102 victory in Game 4 of their first-round Eastern Conference series.

The old guys are coming up big so far in these…

Joe Johnson, Nene and others are showing how much veteran experience matters at playoff time

Little Big Man: Celtics' Thomas finding stride…

It's been only a week since the death of Isaiah Thomas' younger sister, Chyna Thomas, in a car accident triggered what he has called the "hardest week of my life."

Marbury in talks with other clubs after Beijing…

Stephon Marbury's agent says they are in talks with several clubs in China after the former NBA All Star parted ways with the Beijing Ducks at the weekend

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Milwaukee Bucks Troll the Toronto Raptors

The Milwaukee Bucks did a masterful job of trolling the Toronto Raptors during their playoff series.

Balanced Hawks hold off Wizards 111-101, even…

Paul Millsap bounced back from a sluggish start to score 19 points, Dwight Howard had his best game of the postseason and the Atlanta Hawks pulled away from the Washington Wizards 111-101 to even the opening-round playoff series at 2-all

Powell scores 25 as Raptors beat Bucks 118-93 in…

Norm Powell scored a career playoff-high 25 points, Kyle Lowry had 16 points and 10 assists and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 118-93 in Game 5 of their first round playoff series

Larry Bird delivers Pacers' 2021 All-Star bid in…

Indiana wants the NBA All-Star Game and sent Larry Bird to get it _ in an Indy car

Blake Griffin to Miss Remainder of 2017 Playoffs

Blake Griffin injured his big toe in the Clippers victory over the Jazz on Friday night and will miss the remainder of the 2017 playoffs.

Kawhi Leonard locked in a playoff duel with Mike Conley

After an MVP-caliber regular season, Kawhi Leonard has been even better for the San Antonio Spurs in the playoffs

Cavaliers looking forward to respite before…

The Cleveland Cavaliers can finally take a break after a first-round sweep of the Indiana Pacers

Mike Brown is more than capable of leading the…

With coach Steve Kerr ailing, the Golden State Warriors are in capable hands with assistant Mike Brown

Bulls Stun Celtics 111-97 to Take 2-0 Series Lead

The Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls 111-97 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their series against the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference.

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Johnson scores 28, Jazz beat Clippers 105-98 to…

Joe Johnson scored 28 points, and the Utah Jazz beat the Los Angeles Clippers 105-98 to even their first-round playoff series at 2-all

Nene's 28 lead Rockets past Thunder for 3-1…

Nene scored 28 points on perfect shooting from the field, and the Houston Rockets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 113-109 to take a 3-1 lead in their first-round series

Ailing Kerr won't coach Warriors in Game 4

Ailing Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says he won't be on the sidelines for Game 4 on Monday against the Portland Trail Blazers

Carmelo Anthony and Wife Have Separated

New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony and his wife, La La, have separated after seven years of marriage, according to TMZ.

From crybaby to MMA, bad blood boils over for Wizards-Hawks

From MMA to crybaby, there's plenty of bad blood in the NBA playoff series between the Washington Wizards and the Atlanta Hawks

Bulls' Rondo fined for attempting to trip Celtics…

The NBA has fined Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo $25,000 for attempting to trip Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder from the bench in Game 3 of their first-round series

Rockets' Beverley fined $25,000 for confronting…

The NBA has fined Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley $25,000 for confronting a fan after Game 3 of the team's first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder

Nurkic to start for Portland in Game 3 against…

Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic will start for Portland in Game 3 of the playoff series against the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night

Warriors' Durant and Kerr out for Game 3 against…

Golden State's Kevin Durant won't play in Saturday's Game 3 against the Portland Trail Blazers because of a strained left calf

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Raptors beat Bucks 87-76 in slugfest, tie series…

DeMar DeRozan scored 33 points, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 87-76 in a defensive slugfest to tie their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series at two games apiece