The Spurs' approach renders the superb one-on-one defensive skills of Tony Allen not as vital
Cavaliers forward Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder in the first quarter of Game 4 against the Celtics on Sunday and was ruled out for the rest of the game.
The Cavaliers' J.R. Smith was called for a flagrant-2 foul for striking the Celtics' Jae Crowder in the face and subsequently ejected.
With star forward Anthony Davis eligible for a contract extension this summer, Pelicans officials plan to present him with a maximum five-year deal that could exceed $140 million, sources said.
The Celtics moved Jae Crowder into the starting lineup and rookie Marcus Smart to the bench for Game 4 against the Cavaliers.
Nets swingman Joe Johnson said Sunday that point guard Deron Williams is suffering from a severe case of tendinitis.
A pair of Nikes that were the earliest NBA-worn shoes of Michael Jordan's that have ever come to market have sold for $71,553.
Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley was hospitalized Saturday night with a head injury he sustained during the Grizzlies' 115-109 playoff victory against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Despite losing Kevin Love to a shoulder injury and having J.R. Smith ejected, the Cavs finished off the Celtics in Boston.
What's next for the Pelicans? After New Orleans' early exit from the playoffs, Marc Stein identifies the key questions surrounding Anthony Davis & Co.
Jerryd Bayless catching Derrick Rose napping to hit the game winner is the top play in the NBA.
Having Pelicans star Anthony Davis pursue Stephen Curry all over the court had benefits for the Warriors en route to a first-round sweep, Ethan Sherwood Strauss writes.
LeBron James drained a full-court shot after Saturday's practice at TD Garden in Boston.
Rockets center Dwight Howard swishes a full-court shot during today's practice in style with his yellow backpack.
Everything seemed lined up for the Blazers to beat the Griz in Game 3. Instead, season-long futility against Memphis puts Portland's season near the end, Baxter Holmes writes.
The Celtics have shown the Cavaliers they aren't going to be beaten before giving out some bumps and bruises.
Through the first three games of the postseason, Dwight Howard has returned to his old dominant ways.
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Even after their 100-73 trouncing of the Clippers in Game 3 of the West playoffs on Friday, the Spurs know there is more work to do.
After a banged-up Deron Williams checked out, Brooklyn stepped up and won Game 3, Mike Mazzeo writes.
An inside-the-huddle look at the sounds of the NBA's Western Conference playoffs.
Washington hosts Toronto with the chance to prevent the series from heading back to Canada.
The big man's clean-up efforts have made a huge difference through three games against the Celtics.
Kawhi Leonard's Defensive Player of the Year award was a bit of a surprise, but it shows the progress the public is making in evaluating NBA defenders.