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The Association Act III: B/R's Official 2015 NBA Playoff Trailer

The NBA playoffs officially kick off on Saturday, April 18 with the first half of the first-round teams squaring off. The Golden State Warriors take on the New Orleans Pelicans, the Dallas Mavericks battle the Houston Rockets, the Milwaukee...Show More Summary

Memphis Grizzlies vs. Portland Trail Blazers: 1st-Round Analysis and Predictions

After a lot of back-and-forth scenarios during the final day of the regular season, the Memphis Grizzlies will match up with the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round. Both teams are limping into the playoffs with some injuries, but they have enough healthy talent remaining to keep the fans entertained. Show More Summary

NBA Playoff Bracket 2015: Updated Review of Postseason Picture, Contending Teams

Every NBA regular-season game is officially in the books—all 2,460 of them. And with that, the complete playoff picture, which has been impossible to figure all season long, is finally set. Several playoff positions took until the final day to be settled. Show More Summary

New Orleans Pelicans vs. Golden State Warriors: 1st-Round Analysis, Predictions

The stat sheet points to a first-round slaughter when Stephen Curry leads the West's top-seeded Golden State Warriors against Anthony Davis and the eighth-seeded New Orleans Pelicans. But there's a reason the NBA playoffs are dubbed the second season. Show More Summary

Biggest 2015 Offseason Needs for the Oklahoma City Thunder

The Oklahoma City Thunder will enter the offseason needing to put the finishing touches on an extraordinary roster. The team has the talent to once again be title contenders, but adding depth on the perimeter will safeguard them from...Show More Summary

NBA Playoff Picture 2015: Bracket, Early Odds and Predictions for Final Teams

After a wild closing act, the dust has settled. Sixteen squads, some more deserving than others, are now set to begin one of the toughest gauntlets in all of sports—the NBA playoffs. With a win over the Orlando Magic, the Brooklyn Nets slipped past the surging Indiana Pacers, who lost to the Memphis Grizzlies, for eighth place at the 11th hour. Show More Summary

Ric Bucher's Burning Questions Entering the 2014-15 NBA Playoffs

The NBA playoffs officially kick off on Saturday, and there is still so much uncertainty with the contending teams. But rest assured that the looming questions we've all been wondering will be answered as the matchups play out. How will...Show More Summary

2015 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects After Regular Season

Working effortlessly throughout a grueling NBA season, franchises will now devote their attention to the next task in hopes of witnessing their labor pay off. No, not the postseason. The NBA draft lottery. Losing is hard. It takes guts to enter an arena of bitter fans paying to watch peers best you at your profession. Show More Summary

Chris Paul at a Crossroads

He sits at his locker nearly motionless with his forearms on his knees. There’s an eerie calm about him. He’s the first player dressed. He looks tired. His piercing almond-colored eyes stare forward, focusing on everything and nothing. Show More Summary

Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers: Analysis and Predictions for First-Round

LeBron James is leading the Cleveland Cavaliers back to the postseason, where a familiar foe awaits. The Boston Celtics and Cavs squared off in the playoffs twice during James' first tenure in Cleveland. The four-time MVP also met up...Show More Summary

NBA Playoffs 2015: Schedule, Teams and Championship Bracket Predictions

The NBA's regular season is finally kaput, but basketball remains far from over. Nearly another season in itself, the playoffs span throughout the rest of April and May, with the Finals beginning on June 5. While fans watching Eastern...Show More Summary

Nike Air Jordan 13 Retro Low 'Hornets' Release Date Schedule, Pics, Retail Price

The celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Air Jordan brand continues with the release of the Nike Air Jordan 13 Retro Low "Hornets" on April 18. The Charlotte Hornets didn't make the postseason, but a few members of Michael Jordan's squad would have had some sweet new kicks for the first round. Show More Summary

NBA Playoff Schedule 2015: Known Dates, TV, Live Stream Coverage for Postseason

The second season in the NBA is ready to begin. All 16 playoff teams have finalized their spots, and the regular season is a thing of the past. Action will begin on Saturday, April 18. You can click the link to see the entire playoff schedule on NBA.com. Show More Summary

Breaking Down Klay Thompson's Picture-Perfect Jump Shot

From a technical standpoint, Klay Thompson's jump shot is as close to perfect as it gets. Not every player can fire three-pointers off the dribble like Stephen Curry; not every player can load and release as quickly as Ray Allen; not...Show More Summary

Toronto Raptors vs. Washington Wizards: First-Round Analysis and Prediction

The Toronto Raptors and Washington Wizards should take comfort in the fact that their first round opponent has struggled just as much as they have since the All-Star break. Toronto's 13-16 record and Washington's 13-15 mark since Feb. Show More Summary

Scott Brooks: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Thunder Coach's Future

The Oklahoma City Thunder front office is reportedly going to review the working relationship with head coach Scott Brooks before deciding whether he should return for the final guaranteed year on his current contract. Continue for updates. Brooks'...Show More Summary

NBA Draft 2015: Updated Mock Draft Predictions After Final Regular-Season Games

Because of the lottery system, we won't actually know the NBA draft order until the conference finals. However, with a chaotic final night finalizing the order of regular-season records, we can use the current order to at least construct...Show More Summary

NBA Playoffs 2015: First Round Predictions and Odds for All 16 Teams

The NBA regular season has come to an end, but the best basketball is yet to be played. The 2015 Playoffs are finally upon us, as the 16 remaining teams prepare to duke it out in the first round. The Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs are the three heavily favored teams to bring home the elusive Larry O'Brien trophy. Show More Summary

2015 NBA Mock Draft: Post-Regular Season Edition

With the 2014-15 NBA season complete, the projected draft order is one step closer to set. Next up is the May 20 lottery. Underclassmen still have until April 26 to declare early, and we've already seen a tremendous number of freshmen,...Show More Summary

San Antonio Spurs vs. Los Angeles Clippers: 1st-Round Analysis and Predictions

The third-seeded Los Angeles Clippers and No. 6 San Antonio Spurs are set to square off in the first round of the 2015 NBA playoffs. San Antonio finished the campaign winning 21 of its final 25 outings, yet Gregg Popovich's team managed...Show More Summary

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