Chris Paul scored 32 points, Blake Griffin had 26 points and 12 rebounds and the Los Angeles Clippers handled the San Antonio Spurs 107-92 in Game 1 of their first-round Western Conference playoff series at the Staples Center on Sunday...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Clippers picked up an impressive 107-92 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 1 of their first-round NBA playoff series Sunday night in the Staples Center. Chris Paul and Blake Griffin both put up great performances. Show More Summary
Chris Paul scored 32 points, Blake Griffin added 26 points and 12 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers surged in the second half for a 107-92 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday night in their first-round playoff series opener.
It never gets old watching Blake Griffin attack the rim. During the second half of the Los Angeles Clippers' game versus the San Antonio Spurs, Griffin saw a matchup he liked and started to abuse Spurs center Aron Baynes. First, he took Baynes off the dribble and blew right past him, finishing with a nice two-handed flush. Show More Summary
The reserve guard Beno Udrih scored 20 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies never trailed in routing the Portland Trail Blazers.
The Cleveland Cavaliers passed their first playoff test Sunday, knocking off the Boston Celtics 113-100 in front of a sold-out Quicken Loans Arena crowd. Such is the first step on the path to a championship. Cleveland still must winShow More Summary
The Memphis Grizzlies used their trademark physical play to cruise to a 100-86 Game 1 win at home on Sunday over the banged-up Portland Trail Blazers. Beno Udrih led the home team with 20 points on 9-of-14 shooting from the field, while Marc Gasol posted a full stat line of 15 points, 11 boards and seven assists. Show More Summary
Grit-and-Grind was in full effect Sunday night at the FedEx Forum, where the Memphis Grizzlies steamrolled the Portland Trail Blazers, 100-86, in Game 1 of their first-round series. Marc Gasol led the way for Memphis, filling up theShow More Summary
The Memphis Grizzlies throttled the Portland Trail Blazers Sunday night with a 100-86 victory. With seven minutes left in the fourth quarter, Tony Allen added the exclamation point to the game with a one-handed dunk that brought theShow More Summary
In a Game 1 win over the Brooklyn Nets that bore all the marks of their sterling regular season, the Atlanta Hawks proved they are who they were before the playoffs began: unselfish, intelligent and, ultimately, successful. Atlanta took care of the Nets by a final score of 99-92 in a contest that saw the East's No. Show More Summary
Reserve Beno Udrih scored 20 points and the Memphis Grizzlies never trailed in routing the Portland Trail Blazers 100-86 on Sunday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference first-round series.
BOSTON -- Any parent endeavoring to teach a child anything would prefer to control the conditions. Take swimming, for instance. Probably better not to toss the kid into the raging rapids, but rather on the shallow end of a still, heated...Show More Summary
The NBA Eastern Conference No. 1 seed Atlanta Hawks carried a halftime lead to a 99-92 victory Sunday in Game 1 of their opening-round series against the Brooklyn Nets, fending off a second-half rally by the visiting team. Atlanta's Kyle Korver led all scorers with 21 points, including five three-pointers—as many as the entire Nets team combined. Show More Summary
The NBA has never been a breeding ground for parity, but every new season sees a select few lottery entrants wedge their way into the postseason conversation without fail. This year, it was the Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks, Cleveland...Show More Summary
The Houston Rockets had their way with the Dallas Mavericks for much of their Game 1 contest against the Dallas Mavericks, but even with that being the case, the Rockets will need to make adjustments to maintain their dominance in Game...Show More Summary
It was a slow start in a highly anticipated playoff opener for the Cavaliers, but Kyrie Irving scored 30 points to help Cleveland pull off a victory over Boston.
The Hawks are entering the N.B.A. playoffs without Thabo Sefolosha, who was injured during an incident at a Manhattan club in which he and Pero Antic, a teammate, were arrested.
The New Orleans Pelicans didn ’t beat the top-seeded Golden State Warriors on Saturday, but Anthony Davis’ team won something. Kind of. Despite losing 106-99, the Brow and Co. pushed the league’s top team right to the brink, proving to the world—and more importantly, to themselves—that they belong. Show More Summary
The Western Conference’s most compelling first-round series will get underway Sunday evening when the Los Angeles Clippers play host to the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center. After watching a Southwest Division title slip through their...Show More Summary
With Joe Johnson returning to the place he spent seven seasons, the Brooklyn Nets could not pare down the deficit to give " Big Shot Joe " a chance at a game-winning shot, and the Atlanta Hawks held on to for the 99-92 win in Sunday's...Show More Summary