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Cavaliers run out to Monstars theme song from 'Space Jam' for Game 3

Greeting, earthlings. We have now taken over your radio. The NBA can be such a petty league and the Cavaliers aren’t afraid to play along. During Game 3, the Cleveland ran out onto the court to the Monstars theme song. Why is this petty?...Show More Summary

WNBA suspends Diana Taurasi for forearm hit to back of Stars player's head

It was a dangerous frustration hit. The WNBA has been suspended Diana Taurasi for her Phoenix Mercury team’s fourth game of the season after hitting San Antonio Stars forward Dearica Hembry in the back of the head with her forearm on Friday. Show More Summary

Kevin Durant's third quarter of Game 3 put the Spurs on the brink

Durant scored 19 points in the third quarter and put San Antonio out of commission along the way. The Spurs tried to guard him one-on-one. They tried to double team him, they tried to force the ball out of his hands and they probably...Show More Summary

Draymond Green made a Spurs player fall down, so the Warriors bench fell too

Oh my goodness. The Spurs are short staffed in Game 3 against the Warriors. No Kawhi Leonard, no Tony Parker, and no David Lee. So we got a little extra Davis Bertans time in the first half. Including Draymond Green driving past him and sending Bertans to the floor. But that wasn’t the worst part. Show More Summary

Isaiah Thomas will miss the remainder of the playoffs with a hip injury

Thomas left Game 2 early. The Boston Celtics announced on Saturday that Isaiah Thomas would miss the remainder of the postseason. In a statement, the Celtics said the injury initially took place in a March matchup against the Timberwolves,...Show More Summary

Isaiah Thomas leaves Game 2 with a strained right hip

Thomas will exit, but it doesn’t matter. The Cavs are still up by 40. Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas has suffered a strained right hip, according to NBA.com’s David Aldridge. He will not return for Game 2 of the team’s Eastern Conference...Show More Summary

LeBron James chased down Avery Bradley and erased his layup from the universe

It doesn’t matter how old LeBron gets. Chasedown blocks are forever young. LeBron James, in all his cold-blooded cruelty, erased another surefire layup from the planet with a vicious chasedown block, this time on Celtics’ guard Avery...Show More Summary

2017 NBA awards: LeBron James is not a finalist for MVP

James missed out in favor of Russell Westbrook, James Harden, and Kawhi Leonard. Here are the other award finalists. The nominees for the NBA’s marquee season-ending award show on TNT on June 26 have officially been unveiled, along with a number of specialty categories. Show More Summary

Cavs vs. Celtics 2017 live stream: Time, TV channel, and how to watch NBA playoffs online

Celtics look to avoid losing two straight games at home. The Celtics worked hard all season to get home court advantage in the NBA playoffs and LeBron James and the Cavaliers stole it back in 24 minutes. The Cavaliers won Game 1 in Boston 117-104, making it 9 straight wins to start the 2017 playoffs. Show More Summary

Celtics vs. Cavaliers 2017 odds: Boston seeks crucial win as Game 2 home underdog

The Boston Celtics face a desperate situation at home on Friday night after losing Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Boston Celtics are just 2-4 straight up and 3-3 against the spread over their last six postseason games. Show More Summary

The 2017 NBA Playoffs have been kind of lame

In this podcast, we talk about the lack of good games in the playoffs so far and react live to All-NBA announcements. Seth Rosenthal joins the podcast to talk about the lackluster 2017 playoffs so far and the dominance of the Cavaliers and Warriors. Show More Summary

Al Horford has an 0-12 record against LeBron James in the NBA Playoffs

It isn’t all Horford’s fault, but he hasn’t been an All-Star when he meets James in the postseason. After sweeping through the first two rounds of the Eastern Conference playoff picture, LeBron James is poised to make a seventh straight trip to the NBA Finals. Show More Summary

100 media members could decide two NBA stars’ futures. That's a necessary evil

Paul George and Gordon Hayward stand to gain about $70 million more on their next deals if enough media members name them to All-NBA teams. On Thursday the NBA will announce whether Paul George or Gordon Hayward made the All-NBA team. Show More Summary

Isaiah Thomas' foolhardy attempt to stop LeBron James sums up the Eastern Conference Finals

The attempt by the Celtics star was admirable, but mistaken. The Celtics went into Game 1 against the Cavaliers believing that they were the exception to the rule. Since no one gave them a chance in the two previous series they won,Show More Summary

10 NBA draft decisions that will have huge impacts on college basketball in 2017-18

With less than a week before the deadline for underclassmen to pull their names out of the NBA draft, there are still a handful of college stars with huge choices to make. The order of selection for the NBA draft’s lottery is set, which means the next marquee date on the draft calendar is May 24. Show More Summary

Ray Allen says Seattle is 'too great not to have' an NBA team

Allen spent his prime with the SuperSonics before going to the Celtics in 2007. Two-time NBA champion Ray Allen took to Instagram on Wednesday to deliver a heartfelt message, clamoring for the league to bring the storied SuperSonics franchise back to Seattle. Seattle has grown so much since I was last here. Show More Summary

Kyrie Irving taunted Isaiah Thomas by pointing to the scoreboard in Game 1

Kyrie Irving doesn’t care about your feelings. The Cavaliers were having their way with the Celtics in Game 1 in every way. That included trash talking, much thanks to Kyrie Irving. Tristan Thompson and Isaiah Thomas got into each other’s faces before being separated. Show More Summary

LeBron James is disrespecting Kelly Olynyk in Game 1 against Celtics

Welcome to the club, Kelly. Oh, Kelly Olynyk. You had that moment in the fourth quarter of Game 7 against the Wizards when it seemed like you were on top of the world. Now you’re playing LeBron James in the Eastern Conference and heShow More Summary

Celtics owner wants to keep the No. 1 pick. Should they trade it?

Boston could either draft another point guard first or trade the pick for an All-Star. The decision isn’t as easy as it seems. Boston Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck didn’t seem too enthused at the idea of trading the No. 1 overall pickShow More Summary

76ers owner wants to send kiss emoji to Sam Hinkie a year after forcing him out

Hinkie’s process is still paying off in Philadelphia after he was forced to resign last summer. Moments after the draft lottery handed the Philadelphia 76ers the No. 3 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, team owner Joshua Harris said...Show More Summary

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