The Blues are inches away from a playoff spot, and so the rest of the Western Conference follows. A relatively quiet Wednesday evening resulted in only one change to the NHL playoff picture. With the Blues moving closer to a playoff spot with a win, St. Show More Summary
The San Jose Sharks and Minnesota Wild came into March with hopes of earning the best record in the Western Conference
Jusuf Nurkic had a career-high 32 points with 16 rebounds against his former team, CJ McCollum had 39 points and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 122-113 to take hold of the eighth seed in the Western Conference
The Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan and the Houston Rockets' James Harden today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 20 through Sunday, March 26.
Damian Lillard scored 22 points and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Los Angeles Lakers 97-81 to pull even with Denver in the race for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference
Credit goes to center Jeff Carter for finding the most important and immutable truth that emerged from the Kings’ 3-0 loss to the New York Rangers on Saturday, a defeat that left them nine points out of the second Western Conference wild-card playoff spot with eight games left. “If you don’t score,”...
The Clippers admit Saturday afternoon’s encounter with the Utah Jazz at Staples Center is important for their playoff seeding. What they won’t admit, though, is that the outcome of the game will have significant impact on the outcome of the season. The reality is that the game carries weight because...
Former Los Angeles Lakers PG Derek Fisher will forever be immortalized and remembered as the guy who turned an entire series around with one impossible shot. Game 5 of the 2004 NBA Western Conference semifinals – Tim Duncan hits a stupid ridiculous shot to give the Spurs the lead with 0.4 seconds left, allo but giving the […]
Just as good as the first time! The Utah Jazz are honoring the 1997 team on Wednesday during their game against the Knicks. Before the game though, John Stockton and Byron Russell got together and recreated “The Shot” that sent the Jazz to the 1997 NBA Finals. Show More Summary
NEW YORK -- The Miami Heat's Hassan Whiteside and the Portland Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 13 through Sunday, March 19.
The Thunder won their fifth-consecutive game to inch up the Western Conference.
“Who is he?” Remember during the All-Star game when it looked like Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant had a moment of reconciliation after an alley-oop? And that the Western Conference was one big happy family? Nope. Westbrook will always...Show More Summary
No. 1: Green steps in when Warriors need him most -- A three-game win streak, coupled with the San Antonio Spurs' recent success, had knocked the Golden State Warriors from their No. 1 spot in the Western Conference on Tuesday morning. Show More Summary
The Jazz are now two games ahead of the Clippers in the Western Conference standings.
Three spots are in play with six teams still alive. Who will make it? Who should we be rooting for? The depressing race for the final 2017 NBA Playoffs spot in the Western Conference has received most of the attention, but the battle in the East is just as weird. Show More Summary
Despite being just 1.5 games ahead of the San Antonio Spurs for the top seed in the NBA's Western Conference, the Golden State Warriors rested their star players on Saturday night in a nationally televised game against the Spurs.
The Spurs and Warriors are tied in the loss column but San Antonio owns the tie-breaker Yes, it has finally happened. The Spurs have taken over the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference and passed the Golden State Warriors. While theShow More Summary
There was no need to watch the out-of-town scoreboard at the Staples Center on Monday night. To check in on their nearest rival for the Western Conference’s final playoff berth, all the Kings and St. Louis Blues had to do was look across the ice. And when they did it was the Kings who blinked first,...
NEW YORK -- The Washington Wizards' John Wall and the Minnesota Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 6 through Sunday, March 12.
Stephen Curry and Co. are barely clinging on to the top spot in the Western Conference