Thursday, April 23, 2015
Washington, Cleveland and Houston all earned 2-0 leads in their NBA first-round playoff series with victories on Tuesday, continuing the previous day's pattern.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Jimmy Butler scored a playoff career high of 31 points as the Chicago Bulls took a 2-0 first round playoff series lead with a 91-82 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Kyrie Irving scored 30 points in his playoff debut and LeBron James added 20 in his first postseason game with Cleveland in five years as the Cavaliers opened a run toward an NBA title with a 113-100 victory over the Boston Celtics on Sunday.
Monday, April 20, 2015
Stephen Curry scored 34 points and the Golden State Warriors went up big before holding off the New Orleans Pelicans 106-99 in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Saturday.
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Kawhi Leonard was the MVP of last year's NBA Finals, though the San Antonio Spurs wouldn't have won without their incredible international presence.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
The NBA set a record for regular-season attendance in the just-concluded 2014-15 campaign, drawing a total of 21.9 million fans, the league announced on Thursday.
The NBA playoffs are about to being without some of the most recognizable players in the game.
The National Basketball Association is stepping up its drug testing program by having the players undergo blood testing for Human Growth Hormone (HGH) beginning next season, the league announced on Thursday.
Taiwanese basketball player Chang Tsung-hsien (張宗憲) has signed a contract to officially join a Philippines professional basketball team to play for the upcoming Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Governors Cup next month, a local newspaper said yesterday.
Friday, April 17, 2015
Anthony Davis had 31 points and 13 rebounds as the New Orleans Pelicans earned their first playoff berth since 2011 with a 108-103 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday.