During the first half of Game 2 in Wednesday's Eastern Conference second-round matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks, LeBron James passed San Antonio Spurs center/forward Tim Duncan for fifth all-time on the NBA's...Show More Summary
In a clash of Eastern Conference powers, look for much of the action to take place in the paint, where All-Stars and workhorses collide. This is where the Atlanta Hawks's All-Star frontcourt of Paul Millsap and Al Horford primarily operate. Show More Summary
Cleveland and Miami each hold respective 1-0 series leads, and LeBron James admits that he’s been letting his mind daydream about a potential Eastern Conference Finals matchup with his good The post LeBron James Wants to Face Dwyane Wade in the Playoffs appeared first on SLAMonline.
Toronto Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan passed Vince Carter to become the franchise's all-time leading playoff scorer during Tuesday's 102-96 overtime loss to the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, per Sportsnet Stats. Despite...Show More Summary
Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray stopped 47 of the 49 shots he faced in Monday's 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals, setting a new franchise playoff record for most saves in a non-overtime...Show More Summary
Toronto will need all the help it can get to find its way through a wacky Eastern Conference during this year’s NBA Playoffs, and apparently they’ve enlisted the help of Crusoe, the celebrity/hockey-playing dachshund. We first met Crusoe in this video in which he dressed up and played hockey, but now he’s being called to […]
After Kyle Lowry miraculously tied Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals and sent it into overtime Tuesday night, the Miami Heat collected themselves and hung on for a thrilling The post WATCH: Heat Outlast Raptors in Overtime of Game 1 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Meeting the Atlanta Hawks in a second straight postseason, the Cleveland Cavaliers can once again use them as a stepping stone to the NBA Finals. The Cavaliers, who swept the 60-win Hawks in last year's Eastern Conference Finals, opened their semifinal showdown with a home victory on Monday night. Show More Summary
Slowly but surely, the NHL's Stanley Cup picture is getting clearer as second-round series in both the Eastern and Western Conferences are nearing their halfway points. Eight teams remain, and there will be a Stanley Cup champion not named the Los Angeles Kings or Chicago Blackhawks for the first time since the Boston Bruins won it all in 2011. Show More Summary
The Toronto Raptors’ Kyle Lowry nailed an absurd half-court shot that forced Tuesday's Game One of the Eastern Conference semifinals into overtime and sent spectators into a frenzy. Lowry’s guided missile of a shot tied the game with the Miami Heat at 90, giving the Raptors renewed hope after many of their home court fans, fearing defeat, had left. Show More Summary
Toronto Raptor Kyle Lowry channeled his inner Villanova Wildcat and drilled a half-court heave at the fourth-quarter buzzer to send Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals series to overtime, but the Miami Heat displayed tremendous...Show More Summary
So much for momentum. Kyle Lowry drilled a remarkable shot from half court to force overtime in Game 1 of his Raptors’ Eastern Conference semifinal series with the Miami Heat, but Toronto failed to score for the first 3:46 of the five-minute extra session and lost, 101-96. With his team down 90-87 and just 3.3 seconds […]
The NBA’s fourth conference semi-final series tips off tonight in the East as the #2 seedToronto Raptors will battle the #3 seedMiami Heat. Both teams were pushed to seven games in the first round by upstart opponents, as the Hornets and Pacers will be teams to be reckoned with in [...]
Jonas Valanciunas took the ball past the Miami Heat to throw down for two points in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Watch the play below: The post WATCH: Jonas Valanciunas Dunks on Heat appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Air Canada Centre went wild Tuesday when Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry heaved in a half-court shot at the buzzer to force overtime against the Miami Heat in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference Semifinals series. Lowry had missed...Show More Summary
Kyle Lowry was having the worst playoff game of his life against the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. That was before he hit a halfcourt shot at the buzzer of regulation to send Miami into overtime. Lowry had just four points on 2-of-12 shooting from the field and 0-of-6 shooting from three before the buzzer-beater. Show More Summary
Kyle Lowry hit a prayer of a half-courter to send Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals to overtime.
Dwyane Wade sent an oop to Hassan Whiteside in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals Tuesday night. Watch D-Wade dish and Whiteside slam in the video below. The post WATCH: Dwyane Wade Dishes to Hassan Whiteside appeared first on SLAMonline.
Miami forward Chris Bosh is in Toronto for the Heat's opening game of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Raptors but remains on the inactive list.
The Raptors host the Heat in the first game of their Eastern Conference Semifinal, plus the Warriors look to take a 2-0 lead against the Blazers. SAN ANTONIO -- No one at the AT&T Center believed what they just saw. The Thunder celebrated...Show More Summary