Saturday, May 4, 2013
Golden State's Andrew Bogut put in the best performance of his injury-riddled season to lead the Warriors to a 92-88 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Thursday, clinching their NBA playoff series 4-2.
After enduring a roller-coaster season described by Hall of Famer Earvin “Magic” Johnson as “one of the worst” in franchise history, Los Angeles Lakers fans are scratching their heads over what may happen next.
Friday, May 3, 2013
Kevin Garnett had 16 points and 18 rebounds and the Boston Celtics stayed alive in the NBA playoffs, cutting the New York Knicks' lead to 3-2 with a 92-86 victory Wednesday night.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
The Denver Nuggets kept their NBA playoff hopes alive but touched off a controversy over dirty tactics Tuesday while the Memphis Grizzlies moved one victory shy of reaching the second round.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
It says something, nearly all of it good, that on the day a male athlete in one of the major United States professional sports came out as gay, the reaction from the NBA, fellow players and fans was almost uniformly positive.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Jason Terry scored Boston's last nine points as the Celtics weathered a strong comeback by the Knicks and avoided being swept with an overtime 97-90 win on Sunday night.
Monday, April 29, 2013
Nate Robinson scored 34 points, and the Chicago Bulls wiped out a 14-point deficit late in regulation and beat the Brooklyn Nets 142-134 in triple overtime Saturday to take a 3-1 lead in the first-round playoff series.
Sunday, April 28, 2013
The New York Knicks spoiled the Boston Celtics' homecoming on Friday, cruising to a 90-76 victory for a commanding 3-0 lead in their NBA Eastern Conference first-round playoff series.
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook needs surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee, a blow to the Western Conference top seeds' NBA playoff hopes.