Basketball

With new arena near, Bucks seek elusive playoff series win

The Milwaukee Bucks have reached another key juncture as their new downtown arena nears completion _ they're trying to win a playoff series for the first time since 2001

Kevin Huerter declares for NBA draft

My Social Media Profile: Miami Heat's James…

Learn about what Miami Heat captain James Johnson has been up to on social media and where to find him.

Durant leads Warriors to 3-0 lead over mourning…

Kevin Durant had 26 points, nine rebounds and six assists and the Golden State Warriors beat San Antonio 110-97 on Thursday night in taking a 3-0 series lead over the Spurs, who were still reeling from the passing of Gregg Popovich's wife, Erin

King's lair: LeBron scores 46, Cav even series…

LeBron scores 46, Cavs hold off Pacers 100-97 to even series at 1-1

Mirotic, Davis lead Pelicans to 3-0 series lead…

Nikola Mirotic scored a career-playoff-best 30 points and the New Orleans Pelicans pushed Portland to the brink of elimination with a 119-102 victory

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Cris Carter on the Golden State Warriors: 'They…

In his discussion with Nick Wright and Jenna Wolfe on the 2018 Western Conference Playoffs, Cris Carter details why the Golden State Warriors, despite their 3-0 lead over the San Antonio Spurs in round one, have not proved they can win a championship without Steph Curry.

State basketball head banned over conduct at daughter's game

The head of a state basketball association in Australia has been banned from attending games for eight weeks after confronting a referee supervisor at his daughter's under-12 game

Cris Carter: 'I believe the Philadelphia 76ers…

In his reaction to Joel Embiid scoring 23 points in Philadelphia's Game 3 win over the Miami Heat, Cris Carter reveals to Nick Wright and Jenna Wolfe why he believes the Sixers are 'the best threat to win a championship out of the East.' Do you agree with Cris?

NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife, a…

Wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich dies at 67, and tributes echo across NBA

Nick Wright reveals how Anthony Davis and the…

In his conversation with Cris Carter and Jenna Wolfe surrounding the 2018 NBA Western Conference Playoffs, Nick Wright reveals how Anthony Davis and the Pelicans have been able to dominate the Trail Blazers.

The Latest: Warriors beat Spurs 110-97

The latest on the San Antonio Spurs and coach Greg Popovich, whose wife died at 67

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Matter on Mizzou: Robertson gets to the point

Nick Wright on Embiid's playoff debut: The…

Reflecting on Joel Embiid's playoff debut where he notched 23 points in Philadelphia's Game 3 win over the Miami Heat, Nick Wright explains to Cris Carter and Jenna Wolfe why he believes the Sixers are a legitimate championship contender. Do you agree with Nick?

Embiid scores 23, 76ers top Heat 128-108 for 2-1…

Embiid scores 23 points in his postseason debut, leading Philadelphia past Miami 128-108 for 2-1 series lead

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Green confident Warriors can reach 'another level…

Draymond Green thinks the Golden State Warriors are yet to fully peak on offense, despite going 3-0 up in their NBA playoff series with the San Antonio Spurs.

76ers' Joel Embiid in startling lineup for Game 3…

Philadelphia's Joel Embiid goes from doubtful to starting in a span of a few hours before Game 3 against Miami

'Other stuff is bigger than basketball' - Parker…

Tony Parker admits it was extremely tough for the San Antonio Spurs to be fully focused on their NBA playoff match with the Golden State Warriors.

Celtics' Terry Rozier making name for himself against Bucks

Point guard Terry Rozier is making a name for himself in the Boston Celtics' first-round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks

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It was strange not seeing Pop on Spurs sideline…

With Gregg Popovich absent from the San Antonio Spurs sideline due to his wife's death, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr says it's a difficult time for all involved.

Holiday, Pelicans have Portland on the brink in NBA playoffs

Jrue Holiday, Pelicans have Portland on the brink in NBA playoffs after two road wins