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Reggie Jackson Advocates for NBA Officials to Be Punished for Bad Calls

April 24th, 2016
As Reggie Jackson's three-point attempt from the top of the key fell short at the buzzer Sunday night, the Detroit Pistons lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers, 100-98, and were swept out of the first round of the playoffs. Jackson felt that he was fouled on his attempt and let the refs ...

Hawks vs. Celtics: Game 4 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

April 24th, 2016
The Boston Celtics were able to overcome Paul Millsap's playoff career-high 45 points en route to a 104-95 overtime win over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 4 at the TD Garden on Sunday. The series is now tied at 2-2 as it shifts to Atlanta for Game 5 on Tuesday. Isaiah Thomas ...

Warriors Set NBA Record vs. Rockets for Most 3-Pointers in Playoff Game

April 24th, 2016
The Golden State Warriors may have been without Stephen Curry for the second half on Sunday against the Houston Rockets, but it didn't stop them from setting yet another NBA record.  A fourth-quarter three-pointer from Brandon Rush was the team's 21st, setting the record for the most in a playoff game, ...

Trail Blazers vs. Clippers: Game 1 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 Playoffs

April 17th, 2016
The Los Angeles Clippers opened their postseason with a convincing 115-95 win over the Portland Trail Blazers at Staples Center on Sunday. They used a strong second half to secure the victory after the Trail Blazers hung within single digits for most of the first half. Chris Paul led the way for ...

Luke Walton: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Warriors Assistant Coach

April 17th, 2016
The New York Knicks are in search of a head coach after firing Derek Fisher midway through the season, and team president Phil Jackson has apparently reached out to Golden State Warriors assistant coach Luke Walton. Continue for updates. Walton Weighing His Coaching Options Sunday, April 17 Marc Berman of the New York Post reported ...

NBA Playoffs 2016: Schedule, Game Times and Predictions for 1st-Round Bracket

April 17th, 2016
The NBA playoffs are back. Four games kicked off the slate on Saturday with two blowouts, two close contests and an upset. LeBron James has yet to hit the court, but there was plenty of star power on the hardwood Saturday with Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook proving why they ...

Celtics vs. Hawks: Game 1 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

April 16th, 2016
The Atlanta Hawks and Boston Celtics each won 48 games during the regular season, so fittingly, Game 1 of their first-round playoff series came down to the final minute Saturday. Boston erased a 19-point deficit but couldn't take advantage of multiple open looks from three-point range late, falling 102-101 to the Hawks ...

Draymond Green Says Michael Jordan Told Him to Break Bulls’ Wins Record

April 10th, 2016
The Golden State Warriors tied the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls with their 72nd victory of the season Sunday, a 92-86 win over the San Antonio Spurs, but they've faced plenty of criticism throughout the record-breaking campaign. Many, including former Bulls players, thought if the Warriors could go back in time, they wouldn't ...

Patrick Kane Becomes 1st American in NHL History to Win Art Ross Trophy

April 10th, 2016
Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane became the first American-born player to win the NHL's Art Ross Trophy as the league's leading scorer Sunday, according to Chris Peters of CBS Sports. Kane set career highs in goals (46) and assists (60) to become just the fourth player to record 100-plus points in the past five full NHL ...

Derrick Favors Injury: Updates on Jazz Forward’s Knee and Return

April 10th, 2016
Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors is dealing with a knee injury, and it's uncertain when he'll return to the lineup. Continue for updates. Favors Out vs. Nuggets Sunday, April 10 The Jazz announced before tipoff that Trey Lyles would start in place of Favors, who was scratched with right knee soreness, per Tony Jones ...