Thursday, May 21, 2015
The Minnesota Timberwolves won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, the first time since 2004 the team with the worst record won the No. 1 pick.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Sunday, May 17, 2015
The NBA is forging ahead with plans for world domination, hoping that India will be the next Asian power to be seduced by hoop dreams after already captivating China.
Atlanta advanced to the NBA Eastern Conference finals for the first time when an apparent tying basket on the buzzer was ruled out, giving the Hawks a 94-91 win at Washington on Friday and a 4-2 series victory.
Saturday, May 16, 2015
Cleveland displayed its depth of talent in the absence of strong performances by LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, beating Chicago 94-73 on Thursday to win the series 4-2 and progress to the NBA Eastern Conference finals.
Friday, May 15, 2015
Atlanta's Al Horford swooped in to snatch an offensive rebound and dropped in a shot from right under the basket with 1.9 seconds remaining to give the Hawks an 82-81 victory over Washington on Wednesday and a 3-2 lead in the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals.
Thursday, May 14, 2015
Houston's James Harden shook off illness to record a triple double and lead the Rockets to 124-103 win against the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday that kept the series alive and trimmed the deficit to 3-2.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Stephen Curry scored 21 of his 33 points by halftime as the Golden State Warriors ended its two-game losing streak Monday by routing the Memphis Grizzlies 101-84 to level the NBA Western Conference semifinal at 2-2.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
LeBron James hit a jump shot from the corner at the final buzzer to give the Cleveland Cavaliers an 86-84 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Sunday, leveling the Eastern Conference semifinal series at 2-2.
Sunday, May 10, 2015
Chicago's Derrick Rose sank a 3-pointer at the buzzer and scored 30 points to give the Bulls a 99-96 victory over Cleveland on Friday and a 2-1 lead in their NBA Eastern Conference semifinal series.