Basketball

Durant leads Warriors to 3-0 lead over mourning…

Kevin Durant had 26 points, nine rebounds and six assists and the Golden State Warriors beat San Antonio 110-97 on Thursday night in taking a 3-0 series lead over the Spurs, who were still reeling from the passing of Gregg Popovich's wife, Erin

Villanova's Donte DiVincenzo to enter NBA draft, not hire an agent

Dwyane Wade says Heat couldn't keep it going…

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade discusses the Game 3 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers, saying the team struggled to keep things going on the offensive end late in the game.

The Latest: Warriors lead Spurs 52-46 at halftime

The latest on the San Antonio Spurs and coach Greg Popovich, whose wife died at 67

Mirotic, Davis lead Pelicans to 3-0 series lead…

Nikola Mirotic scored a career-playoff-best 30 points and the New Orleans Pelicans pushed Portland to the brink of elimination with a 119-102 victory

Embiid scores 23, 76ers top Heat 128-108 for 2-1…

Embiid scores 23 points in his postseason debut, leading Philadelphia past Miami 128-108 for 2-1 series lead

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NBA mourns death of Gregg Popovich's wife, a…

Wife of San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich dies at 67, and tributes echo across NBA

Joel Embiid lifts Sixers over Heat in first game…

Justise Winslow: We lost our focus, intensity for…

Miami Heat forward Justise Winslow says the team lost its focus and intensity for a couple of minutes at a critical time in the Game 3 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers.

Holiday has 33 and Pelicans beat the Blazers to…

Jrue Holiday had a career playoff-high 33 points and the New Orleans Pelicans took a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers with a 111-102 victory on Tuesday night

Brown scores 30, Celtics roll to 120-106 win over…

Brown scores playoff career-high 30 points, Celtics take 2-0 series lead with 120-106 win over Bucks

76ers' Joel Embiid in startling lineup for Game 3…

Philadelphia's Joel Embiid goes from doubtful to starting in a span of a few hours before Game 3 against Miami

Goran Dragic says Heat can't get into shootouts…

Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic says the team can't afford to get into shootouts against the 76ers and that they have to play their style.

Holiday, Pelicans have Portland on the brink in NBA playoffs

Jrue Holiday, Pelicans have Portland on the brink in NBA playoffs after two road wins

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Erik Spoelstra: You have to play 48 minutes…

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra breaks down the Game 3 loss to the 76ers, saying the team struggled with execution in the fourth quarter and Philadelphia was able to get the looks they wanted.

Paul, Green help Rockets rout Timberwolves 102-82…

Chris Paul had 27 points and Gerald Green came off the bench to score 21 as the Houston Rockets used a huge second quarter to take the lead and cruise to a 102-82 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves to take a 2-0 lead in the first-round playoff series

Jason Whitlock explains why he'd rather build his…

Jason Whitlock offers up his opinion on Ben Simmons and Donovan Mitchell. Find out why Whitlock would rather build around Mitchell than Simmons.

Mitchell lifts Jazz past Thunder 102-95 to even…

Mitchell's big fourth quarter lifts Jazz past Thunder 102-95 to even series

Colin Cowherd reveals a little secret between…

Colin Cowherd talks Cleveland Cavaliers and their title chances in the 2018 NBA Playoffs. Is this roster good enough to win another title?

King's lair: LeBron scores 46, Cav even series…

LeBron scores 46, Cavs hold off Pacers 100-97 to even series at 1-1

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Skip Bayless reacts to the OKC Big 3 falling to…

Skip Bayless reacts to Russell Westbrook, Paul George and Carmelo Anthony going 0-14 in the 4th quarter in Game 2 loss to Utah. Did the OKC Big 3 prove they aren't built for playoff success after Game 2 loss?

DeRozan scores 37, Raptors win Game 2, beat…

DeRozan matches career playoff-high with 37 points as Raptors beat Wizards 130-119 to take 2-0 series lead for first time in team history