Basketball

Jazz flatten Clippers 104-91, win 1st-round…

Gordon Hayward scored 26 points and the Jazz easily eliminated the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday with a 104-91 victory on Sunday, winning the first-round playoff series 4-3

Thomas' 33, Celtics' 3s too much for Wizards in…

Isaiah Thomas scored 33 points and had nine assists, and the Celtics hit 19 3-pointers to beat the Washington Wizards 123-111 and take a 1-0 lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal matchup

Russell Westbrook Falls One Assist Shy of…

The Houston Rockets advance to the Western Conference semifinals as Russell Westbrook falls one assist shy of fourth-straight triple-double in Game 5 loss to Rockets.

Spurs facing tough task containing high-scoring…

After surviving an intense, physical battle with the Memphis Grizzlies, the San Antonio Spurs now face the freewheeling Houston Rockets

Celtics ready for next challenge after tough…

Just as things really were starting to look bleak, Boston began to show just why it earned the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference

Paul scores 29, Clippers beat Jazz 98-93 to force…

Chris Paul scored 29 and the Los Angeles Clippers staved off elimination with a 98-93 win over the Utah Jazz to force Game 7. The Clippers will play host in the do-or-die series finale on Sunday

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Report: Rajon Rondo May Attempt to Play with an…

Rajon Rondo may attempt to play with an injured thumb in Game 5 against the Celtics, according to the Vertical.

Bradley scores 23, Celtics eliminate Bulls 105-83

Avery Bradley scored 23 points, and the hot-shooting Boston Celtics pounded the Chicago Bulls 105-83 to clinch their first-round series 4-2 on Friday night

John Wall scores 42 points, Wizards knock out…

John Wall scored 42 points, Bradley Beal added 31 and the Washington Wizards withstood a furious Atlanta comeback to close out the Hawks with a 115-99 victory, winning the opening-round playoff series 4-2

AP source: Larry Bird steps down as Pacers…

Person with knowledge of situation tells AP: Larry Bird is stepping down as Pacers president

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.

Cavs, Warriors sweeps mean time to rest, get…

The star-studded teams expected by many to face off once more in the NBA Finals each swept through their respective first-round playoff series in four games

Tested again, resilient Raptors rest up for Cavs…

The Toronto Raptors earned a few extra days off after ending their first-round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks in six games with a 92-89 win

Milwaukee Bucks Troll the Toronto Raptors

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

Phoenix trial date set for NBA players accused of assault

An Aug. 21 trial date has been set for NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris, who are accused of assaulting a man outside a Phoenix recreation center in 2015

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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.

Top-seeded Celtics headline trio of elimination games

The top-seeded Boston Celtics have dug themselves out of an 0-2 hole and the opportunity to close out the Chicago Bulls on the road

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.

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.