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Shootaround (May 3) -- Tyronn Lue calls coaching Cleveland Cavaliers NBA's hardest job

No. 1: Lue calls coaching Cavs 'hardest job' in NBA -- Coach Tyronn Lue has climbed to the top of the NBA mountain once already, taking his Cleveland Cavaliers to a championship last season (and becoming the first team to rally from a 3-1 Finals deficit to do so). Show More Summary

Report: Former Portland Trail Blazers star Brandon Roy shot in leg

Former Portland Trail Blazers star Brandon Roy is recovering after being wounded in a shooting over the weekend in the Los Angeles area, according to multiple reports.

Former, current NBA players react to Isaiah Thomas' 53-point game

On what would've been his sister's 23rd birthday, Isaiah Thomas poured in a career-high 53 points to lift the Celtics to a Game 2 victory over the Wizards. With the death of his sister still on his mind, Thomas has found ways to excel in the playoffs thus far.

U.S. men's basketball will start road to gold with D-Leaguers

(AP) -- The U.S. men's basketball team will let minor leaguers take the first steps on the road to gold.

LeBron James to pay Dahntay Jones' fine for Game 1 ejection

CLEVELAND (AP) -- LeBron James will save Dahntay Jones some money again.

Shootaround (May 2) -- Steve Kerr remains sidelined indefinitely for Golden State Warriors

No. 1: Warriors' Kerr still out indefinitely -- Golden State has enjoyed its 11-day layoff, kicking back and preparing for the Western Conference semifinals while it waited for the winner of the Utah Jazz-LA Clippers series. As GameShow More Summary

LeBron James jokingly grabs beer during Game 1 of Clevland Cavaliers-Toronto Raptors series

With the Cleveland Cavaliers comfortable ahead Monday night, we can assume thousands of fans at Quicken Loans Arena were enjoying a beer or two.

LA Clippers' Blake Griffin undergoes successful toe surgery

LOS ANGELES -- The L.A. Clippers announced Monday that forward Blake Griffin underwent a successful surgery to repair an injury to the plantar plate of his right big toe. Griffin suffered the injury on April 21 in Game 3 of the Western Conference Playoff series vs. the Utah Jazz.

Larry Bird steps down as president of Indiana Pacers

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Larry Bird made it official Monday, resigning as the Indiana Pacers' president of basketball operations and saying simply that it was time to do something else.

Shootaround (May 1) -- Cleveland Cavaliers turn to familiar gameplan vs. Toronto Raptors

No. 1: Cavaliers plan to force DeRozan, Lowry to make shots -- The Cleveland Cavaliers had a week to ponder and prepare for the Toronto Raptors and the Eastern Conference semifinals (7 ET, TNT). While the Raptors are pretty much theShow More Summary

Paul Pierce says goodbye after a 19-year NBA career

Paul Pierce's 19-year NBA career came to an end at the final buzzer of the Los Angeles Clippers' first round loss against the Utah Jazz. The 39-year-old forward had six points and three rebounds in 21 minutes for the Clippers. He averaged 11.1 minutes in the series.

Markieff Morris sprains left ankle during Game 1

Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris left Game 1 during the second quarter after landing awkwardly on his left ankle. The Wizards announced Morris sprained his left ankle and is questionable to return to Game 1.

Shootaround (April 30): Boston Celtics, Washington Wizards ready for intense East semifinals

No. 1: Celtics look to control emotions against Wizards -- The Celtics and Wizards tip off their East semifinals series today in Boston, and after the two teams had several tough battles in the regular season, splitting their four-game series, expectations are that this may be a physical series between the two teams. Show More Summary

Dwyane Wade: Future with Chicago Bulls hinges on course set by front office

CHICAGO -- Dwyane Wade wasn't ready to make any declarations about his future with the Chicago Bulls.

Boston Celtics' Isaiah Thomas expected back for Game 1 vs Washington Wizards

WALTHAM, Mass. -- The already short break between rounds of the NBA playoffs won't provide much of a rest for Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas.

Atlanta Hawks focus on re-signing Paul Millsap following first-round exit

ATLANTA -- Paul Millsap confirmed on Saturday he "probably will opt out" of his contract and become an unrestricted free agent, leaving the Atlanta Hawks to plot their future following a painful first-round exit from the playoffs.

Golden State Warriors hope to get Shaun Livingston, Matt Barnes back for round 2

OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors hope to get injured reserves Shaun Livingston and Matt Barnes back from injuries for the second round of the playoffs after getting more than a week off between series.

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