Saturday, May 30, 2015
Tom Thibodeau was fired as coach of the Chicago Bulls on Thursday, unable to bring playoff success despite five winning campaigns with the NBA club.
U.S. President Barack Obama took questions regarding climate change via Twitter on Thursday, but also commented on two hot basketball topics, the NBA Finals and his favorite team, the Chicago Bulls.
Friday, May 29, 2015
After a generation of wishing and waiting, the Golden State Warriors have finally arrived on basketball's biggest stage again, booking their place in the NBA Finals with a 104-90 win against Houston on Wednesday.1 Comment
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Houston's James Harden scored a playoff career-high 45 points while Golden State's Stephen Curry suffered a scary fall as the Rockets led from start to finish and beat the Warriors 128-115 on Monday to stave off elimination from the NBA playoffs.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Monday, May 25, 2015
Stephen Curry scored 40 points and the Golden State Warriors made it look easy against Houston, beating the Rockets 115-80 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.
Sunday, May 24, 2015
Cleveland's LeBron James scored 30 points as the Cavaliers won 94-82 at Atlanta on Friday even without injured star Kyrie Irving, taking a commanding 2-0 lead in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals.
Marques Haynes' dribbling skills wowed fans in more than 100 countries. He was a showstopper, a player who helped make the Harlem Globetrotters beloved ambassadors of basketball around the world.
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Friday, May 22, 2015
Cleveland's LeBron James, complemented by a sharp-shooting J.R. Smith, led the Cavaliers to a valuable road victory in the opening game of the NHL Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday, beating Atlanta 97-89.