Basketball

Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals…

Kevin Durant does not need to be told that Golden State should have a muted celebration after winning the Western Conference Finals

Curry's 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs…

Stephen Curry scored 36 points and the Golden State Warriors closed out the Western Conference Final against the injury-ravaged San Antonio Spurs with a 129-115 victory, becoming the first team in league history to start the playoffs 12-0

Isaiah Thomas on Draymond Green: 'I don’t know…

Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas came to the defense of his teammate Kelly Olynyk after Golden State Warriors guard Draymond Green called him a "dirty player" in a recent podcast appearance.

Magic hire veteran Weltman to head basketball…

The Orlando Magic hire Jeff Weltman as their new president of basketball operations to bolster a team that went 29-53 last season

'He's human': Cavs coach defends LeBron after…

'We're all to blame': Cavs coach says LeBron was bound to have a bad game at some point

Death threats may prompt NBA's Kanter to become…

NBA center Enes Kanter says death threats follow his criticism of Turkish government

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Column: NBA short on drama, but long on conspiracy theories

How did Celtics beat Cavs in Game 3? Let us count the ways (non-conspiracy edition).

Celtics stagger on: Isaiah Thomas done, may need…

Celtics confront a big playoff hole knowing star guard Isaiah Thomas is done for season

Kevin Durant, Warriors beat Spurs 120-108, take 3…

Kevin Durant had 33 points and 10 rebounds and the Golden State Warriors beat the injury-riddled San Antonio Spurs 120-108 to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference Finals

Boston creamed: Cavs back home after demolishing…

LeBron and Cavaliers back at home after two blowout wins in Boston

Spurs' Leonard will not play Game 3 against…

Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard will not play against Golden State in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals because of a sprained left ankle

Cavs set NBA record with 41-point halftime lead

The Cleveland Cavaliers set an NBA record on Friday night by opening a 41-point halftime lead over the Boston Celtics in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals

Zaza Pachulia expected to be enemy No. 1 for…

Zaza Pachulia is expected to hear boos from every corner of AT&T Center during Game 3 of the Western Conference finals

LeBron, Cavs have reeling Celtics in must-win for…

Must-win for Celtics in Game 2? Pretty much, after Cavs' dominating Game 1 win

Harden, James top All-NBA team; George, Hayward…

All-NBA first team: James Harden a unanimous pick, joined on team by LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, Kawhi Leonard and Anthony Davis

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David West's reliable passing off the bench key for Warriors

David West is making the most of every minute he is on the floor for the Golden State Warriors

Paging LaMarcus: Ailing Spurs need Aldridge to take charge

The San Antonio Spurs splurged on LaMarcus Aldridge in free agency two summers ago to balance their roster and give them a scorer in the post

Where's the drama? Blowouts the rule in these NBA playoffs

Ratings are high for the NBA playoffs, though the down-to-the-wire games have been in short supply

Celtics follow euphoria of winning lottery with dud on court

The euphoria of the Boston Celtics fans over winning the NBA draft lottery didn't last very long