Sunday, April 28, 2013
The ailing Los Angeles Lakers faced an even tougher task against the San Antonio Spurs in Friday's Game 3 when veteran guard Steve Nash was ruled out shortly before the tipoff because of back and hip problems.
Saturday, April 27, 2013
The ageless Ray Allen scored 23 points, and broke the NBA career playoff record for 3-pointers, as the Miami Heat used another of their patented runs to win 104-91 at the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday for a 3-0 lead in their first-round series.
Friday, April 26, 2013
San Antonio, Oklahoma City and Indiana all took big strides toward the next stage of the NBA playoffs by winning their home games on Wednesday and taking a 2-0 series leads.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Chris Paul made the game-winner with a tenth of a second left Monday, lifting the Los Angeles Clippers to a 93-91 win over the Memphis Grizzlies that stretched their NBA playoff series lead to 2-0.
Mike Napoli hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, Will Middlebrooks busted out of a slump with a three-run homer as the Boston Red Sox rebounded from a doubleheader sweep by beating the Oakland Athletics 9-6 on Monday.
J.R. Smith won the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year award Monday after helping the New York Knicks to the Atlantic Division title.
It is not crazy to think that the Houston Rockets might trade Jeremy Lin during the offseason because he has not been as much of a contributor as the team had expected, a columnist wrote on the Bleacher Report website Tuesday.1 Comment
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
SanAntonio's star trio of Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili combined for 53 points Sunday to lead the Spurs to a 91-79 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in their NBA playoffs opener.