USA TODAY Sports' Sam Amick discusses the advantage the Rockets had in their series with the Thunder.
Gordon Hayward scored 27 as the Jazz pushed the Clippers to the brink of elimination.
Stern took issue with the Nets' decision to rest players on the final night of the season.
The Utah Jazz defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 96-92 in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series.
Russell Westbrook's historic 2016-17 campaign has officially come to a close.
Throw like a girl.
No. 1: Smart vows to rise above fray, laughs off Butler's comments -- Like another first-round series in the Eastern Conference (Wizards vs. Hawks), the Boston Celtics-Chicago Bulls matchup is getting chippy. At least it is in terms of soundbites and posturing. Show More Summary
Leslie Alexander yelled in the ear of referee Bill Kennedy. The post NBA Investigating After Rockets Owner Yelled at Ref appeared first on SLAMonline.
OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS
How valuable is Westbrook? The stats don't lie.
Cleveland officials have committed the final chunk of financing for $140 million in upgrades planned at the Cavaliers' home, Quicken Loans Arena
James Harden and the Houston Rockets are feeling great heading into the Western Conference semifinals for one big reason
The NBA is holding its Basketball Without Borders program in Israel for the first time this summer
Russell Westbrook's historic season came to an end Tuesday night. The post Post Up: Thank You Russ appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Russ vs. Beverley rivalry continues. The post WATCH: Russell Westbrook and Patrick Beverley Continue Trash Talk in Postgame appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Thunder go home.
San Antonio goes up 3-2 against Memphis behind another solid game from Kawhi Leonard and a lift by Patty Mills off the bench.
Houston won the first-round Western Conference playoff series, 4-1. Oklahoma City had plenty of chances late in Game 5, but it missed shot after shot.
Thanks for an unreal season, Brodie. The post WATCH: Russell Westbrook Drops 47 Points in Last Outing of 2016-17 Season appeared first on SLAMonline.