Monday, October 21, 2019

Tag: NBA Playoffs

NBA Rescinds Technical On Warriors’ Durant, Clippers’...

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has rescinded technical fouls called on Golden State's Kevin Durant and JaMychal Green of the Los...

Charles Barkley Thinks He Gets to Decide...

"Basketball is our sanctuary... It is our safe place." @SHAQ & Charles on the passing of Isaiah Thomas' sister. pic.twitter.com/NhJvqmPf9m — NBA on TNT (@NBAonTNT)...

Why Isn’t There Outrage About Hawks’ Thabo...

Thabo Sefolosha likely would not have made the difference in the Atlanta Hawks’ eventual elimination from the playoffs against the Cleveland Cavaliers—a probable sweep...

6 Reasons The Hawks Will Beat LeBron...

The Atlanta Hawks had the best record in the Eastern Conference, but the Cleveland Cavaliers are favored to beat them and advance to the...

Blazers’ Damian Lillard Earns College Degree, Fulfilling...

Portland Trail Blazers all-star guard Damian Lillard received his degree from Weber State on Friday morning, three years after entering the NBA. He fulfilled...

Austin Rivers Justifies Dad Doc Rivers’ Confidence...

People gave Doc Rivers the side-eye when he traded for his son, Austin Rivers. The Los Angeles Clippers needed a backup point guard, and...

Exiled Danny Ferry Suffering Severe Punishment for...

Danny Ferry built the Atlanta Hawks, who host Game 2 of the first-round playoff series tonight against the Toronto Raptors. He acquired every player...

Derrick Rose is Back and Stronger Than...

You don’t have to like basketball or be a fan of the NBA or even care about Derrick Rose. But if you have a...

LeBron James’ Legacy Rides On What The...

Today is why LeBron James went back to Cleveland, why the Cavaliers' fans forgave him and why pundits predicted his team would win the...

NBA Playoffs: Heat 1 More Win Over...

The Indiana Pacers won two elimination games in the first round against Atlanta to extend their playoff run to the Eastern Conference finals. They...

NBA Playoffs: Spurs Smash Thunder to Take...

Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant argued with each other on the court at halftime. Game 2 was that frustrating for the Oklahoma City stars...

NBA Playoffs: Pacers’ Paul George Has Concussion;...

Paul George, the Indiana Pacers all-star forward, suffered a concussion Tuesday when he was accidentally knocked in the head by the Miami Heat's Dwyane...

NBA Playoffs: LeBron James, Heat Outlast Nets,...

When it came down to winning the game --and sending home the Brooklyn Nets -- the Miami Heat got it done with defense. They head...

NBA Playoffs: Hawks Hold Off Pacers For...

The No. 1-seed Indiana Pacers continued their spectacular descent Thursday, losing 98-85 in Game 3 of their first-round series against the Atlanta Hawks, who...

NBA Playoffs: LaMarcus Aldridge Blazes Rockets Again...

LaMarcus Aldridge followed up his 46-point mind-blowing performance in Game 1 of the first-round series against the Houston Rockets with another head-turner: 43 points...

NBA Playoffs: Wizards Win Again in Chicago;...

Perhaps the Washington Wizards are maturing right in front of everyone's eyes. It's a sight the Chicago Bulls would rather not see. Showing the aplomb...

NBA Playoffs: Solid Grizzlies Outlast Spectacular Thunder...

For all the spectacular players Oklahoma City Thunder conjured up, including a four-point play by Kevin Durant in the final seconds of regulation, the...

NBA Plans Change to Finals Game Format

The NBA is making a major change to its longtime Finals schedule, switching from the 2-3-2 format to  the 2-2-1-1-1 game schedule the league...

NBA Playoffs: Nate Robinson Leads Bulls’ Upset...

With Derrick Rose, Kirk Hinrich and Luol Deng out with various aliments and forward Carlos Boozer less the force necessary, the Chicago Bulls nonetheless...

LeBron James Honored as NBA MVP For...

Funny, but LeBron James seemed more upset that he did not win the NBA's Defensive Player of the Year Award than he was elated...

Josh Smith Leads Hawks Over Pacers, Series...

Josh Smith, the much-maligned forward for the Atlanta Hawks, got his detractors off his back-- for a while, anyway--with his performance in Game 4...