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NBA Playoffs 2015: Scores, Results, Top Stats and Best Highlights from Saturday

The NBA playoffs came back with a Russell Westbrook-on-a-fast-break type of bang. Round 1’s tone was set after an overtime slugfest between the Washington Wizards and Toronto Raptors. The rest of the day held a legendary performanceShow More Summary

Cleveland Cavaliers Unveil Interactive Beer Machine at Quicken Loans Arena

While some professional teams have added self-serve beer machines to their stadiums and arenas, the Cleveland Cavaliers have unveiled the latest in technological advancement and installed it at Quicken Loans Arena. The new "Interactive Beer-tender" makes buying a drink easier than it's ever been. [Aramark AtTheQ] Read more NBA news on

Kevin Love's 2014-15 Outlet Passes Make for Incredible Highlight Reel

It wouldn't be a stretch to say that Cleveland Cavaliers star Kevin Love is the NBA's best when it comes to making perfect outlet passes. As good as some guards are at throwing "touchdown" passes, Love is better. Don't believe that? Just watch the video. Show More Summary

After All the Conjecture, Playoffs Will Reveal What Matters Most to Kevin Love

CLEVELAND — Kevin Love declined an interview for this story. This may seem an odd way for an article to open, since that's the sort of sentence that's typically stuck somewhere deep in the belly of a piece, a parenthetical aside meant to explain what seems a glaring oversight: the author's inability to include the profile subject's point of view. Show More Summary

Washington Wizards vs. Toronto Raptors: Postgame Grades and Analysis

In a Game 1 battle typified by stout defense and missed shots, the Toronto Raptors pushed the visiting Washington Wizards to overtime before forgetting how to score and falling, 93-86. Both teams shot below 40 percent for the game, and...Show More Summary

NBA Playoffs 2015: Schedule, Predictions for Saturday's Round 1 Bracket Matchups

The 2014-15 NBA regular season has been like the beginning of a roller-coaster ride, slowly but surely chugging up to this very day. And now we’re at the top, looking down on what’s sure to be a wild journey through the postseason. Saturday's games will mark the first playoff basketball of the year, with eight of the top 16 teams in action. Show More Summary

NBA Players Alarmed, Commissioner Saddened by Thabo Sefolosha-NYPD Incident

NEW YORK — The scene is, by now, familiar: an African-American man, seemingly posing no threat, wrestled violently to the ground by police officers on a New York street. Last July, it was Eric Garner, a Staten Island man who was putShow More Summary

NBA Playoffs 2015: TV Schedule and Predictions for Saturday's Round 1 Games

At long last, our wait for playoff basketball is over. No more force-feeding ourselves New York Knicks games on League Pass out of professional courtesy. No more looking for signs of "it" from the phalanx of D-Leaguers shuttling through Philly. Show More Summary

'Art of Footwork' Video Shows Slick Moves from NBA Stars of Past and Present

Highlight dunks and shots usually get the oohs and aahs from basketball fans, but footwork is a huge part of the game. The folks at Stronger Team put together this fantastic compilation of slick footwork from NBA stars of the past and present. Show More Summary

The LeBron Rules: Seven Series and Scars That Helped Make LeBron James

CLEVELAND — Time typically heals wounds, but time has a busy schedule and some blind spots, and soreness tends to linger even after the stitches. So, when LeBron James was asked how long it's typically taken to get over a playoff series,...Show More Summary

2015 NBA Power Rankings: Who's on Top Heading into Playoffs?

Playoffs? Playoffs?? No, Jim Mora. We're not kidding you. We, too, are excited for the NBA playoffs. After five-and-a-half months of back-to-backs, TNT Thursday nights and countless hours debating who's better and who's best, it's finally...Show More Summary

ESPN Releases Animated Version of the NBA's Top Plays of the 2014-15 Season

With the end of the 2014-15 NBA regular season, ESPN ranked its top 10 plays of the year but added a unique twist: some hand-drawn (we think) animations. Regardless of how you feel about the network's ranking of the top plays, the animation included here is pretty incredible. [ESPN, h/t Uproxx ] Read more NBA news on

Game 82

The Lakers and the Kings limped to the finish line last night, and we were there to soak it all in. The post Game 82 appeared first on SLAMonline.

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

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

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

How to Pick Your Adopted 2015 NBA Playoff Team

Even in an era when fans are forgiving of loss-fueled long-term rebuilding plans, it still stings a little when your favorite NBA squad officially falls short of the postseason. Knowing a lottery berth is part of a larger scheme doesn't...Show More Summary

LeBron James Jokes That He Would Vote Kevin Love for MVP

Kevin Love may have picked Russell Westbrook as his MVP, but LeBron James isn't afraid to support Love's MVP candidacy. Well, sort of. Prior to closing out the regular season with a home tilt against the fifth-seeded Washington Wizards,...Show More Summary

Would the Thunder or Pelicans be more fun as the NBA Playoffs' last team in?

Which of the two teams battling for the No. 8 seed would be more compelling to see in the NBA Playoffs? Six writers give their take. Because of the scrooge of NBA conference imbalance, only one of the Thunder and Pelicans will make the 2015 NBA Playoffs. Show More Summary

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