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(We’re joking, people.) Assured of his status as the East’s second seed and rightfully confident in his Cleveland Cavaliers’ ability to wipe the floor with the Eastern Conference come playoff time, LeBron James has now taken to destroying his kids at vi…Share Tweet
Hawks' Schroder (sprained left toe) did not travelnba.com 7 hours agoHawks guard Dennis Schroder suffered a left toe injury during last night's game against the Milwaukee Bucks and did not travel with the team to Detroit.Share Tweet
Nets' Young (knee) available to play vs. PacersESPN.com 16 hours agoBrooklyn Nets forward Thaddeus Young will be available to play Tuesday night against the Indiana Pacers, the team announced.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 30 (yesterday)With six minutes remaining in the third quarter of Monday's game, the Atlanta Hawks led the Milwaukee Bucks by five points, and Kyle Korver was scoreless. With 4:40 remaining in the third, the lead was 16, and Korver had 11. Things escalate quickly in t…Share Tweet
Bulls' Rose takes contact in practicenba.com Mar 30 (yesterday)Bulls star Derrick Rose took contact in practice Monday for the first time since undergoing right knee surgery late last month.Share Tweet
Arena surfing: Bulls offer night's stay in suiteESPN.com Mar 30 (yesterday)The Chicago Bulls, in conjunction with Airbnb, announced Monday that they would give away a chance to stay in team owner Jerry Reinsdorf's suite.Share Tweet
Miles, Pacers chase Mavs to stay in playoff huntESPN.com Mar 30 (2 days ago)C.J. Miles scored 28 points and made a key 3-pointer with a minute left to help the Indiana Pacers beat the Dallas Mavericks 104-99 on Sunday night.Share Tweet
Wade fuels Heat with 40 day after procedureESPN.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)Dwyane Wade scored 40 points one day after having fluid removed from his balky left knee, Udonis Haslem set season highs with 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the undermanned Heat beat the Pistons 109-102 on Sunday night.Share Tweet
Mavericks' Ellis, Barea out vs. Pacersnba.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)Dallas will face Indiana on Sunday without leading scorer Monta Ellis and J.J. Barea.Share Tweet
Cavaliers lose Love, Shumpert to injuriesESPN.com Mar 29 (2 days ago)Not only did the Cleveland Cavaliers stave off an upset scare in their 87-86 win over the lowly Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday, they also appear to have avoided major injuries to two of their key contributors.Share TweetWith just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Wonderful Warriors: With a 108-95 win at the Milwaukee B…Share Tweet
Noah mourns loss of Chicago anti-violence voiceESPN.com Mar 29 (3 days ago)Joakim Noah extended his condolences Saturday to the family and friends of a Chicago rapper's manager murdered just hours after meeting the Chicago Bulls forward to plan an anti-violence event.Share TweetESPN.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)Nikola Mirotic scored 24 points, Pau Gasol added 19 points and 12 rebounds and the Chicago Bulls handed the Knicks their franchise-record 60th loss, beating New York 111-80 Saturday night.Share TweetThe state of Indiana and its governor Mike Pence have received substantial criticism over this week for the passage and signing of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, a law that keeps state and local government from prohibiting individuals and busine…Share Tweet
George still hoping to return to fading PacersESPN.com Mar 28 (3 days ago)Paul George is still hopeful he can make a return to the Indiana Pacers lineup this season.Share Tweet
Nets break Cavaliers' four-game win streakESPN.com Mar 27 (4 days ago)Nets snap Cavaliers' 4-game win streak with 106-98 victoryShare Tweet
Ilyasova scores 34 as Bucks hold off PacersESPN.com Mar 26 (5 days ago)Ersan Ilyasova had a career-high 34 points, and the Milwaukee Bucks held off the Indiana Pacers 111-107 on Thursday night.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 26 (6 days ago)The Cleveland Cavaliers destroyed the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, slicing and dicing the NBA's third-stingiest defense to the tune of 111 points, 30 assists on 43 made field goals and 14 3-pointers, rolling up a 29-point lead on the road again…Share Tweet
Nets' Young has strained knee, out vs. CavsESPN.com Mar 26 (6 days ago)Brooklyn Nets power forward Thaddeus Young suffered a left knee strain in Wednesday night's win over the Charlotte Hornets, an MRI revealed.Share Tweet
Cavs Win Second StraightMar 20LeBron James scored a game-high 29 points in the Cavs' 95-92 win over the Pacers.
Nets Outlast BucksMar 20The Nets needed triple overtime to beat the Bucks 129-127 in Brooklyn.
Bulls Charge Past RaptorsMar 20Nikola Mirotic came off the bench to score a game-high 29 points in the Bulls' 108-92 win over the Raptors.
Cavs Continue Home DominanceMar 18Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving each posted double-doubles as the Cavs captured their 14th straight win at home with a 117-92 victory over the Nets.
Doc Rivers, Steve Kerr spar again in Los Angeles Clippers-Golden State War…Mar 31Doc Rivers and Steve Kerr's latest bit of verbal jousting came before the Clippers hosted the Warriors at Staples Center on Tuesday night.
'B.S. Report': Brian Windhorst on the State of the Cleveland CavaliersMar 31ESPN's Brian Windhorst calls in to talk about how Kevin Love fits on the Cavaliers, LeBron and David Blatt's relationship, and Cleveland...
ESPN NowMar 31The nation's leading shot-blocker this season, LSU's Jordan Mickey, is going pro after his sophomore season. Insider Chad Ford: "While Mickey projects...
ESPN NowMar 31LSU sophomore Jordan Mickey is jumping to the NBA after leading the nation with 3.65 blocks per game this season. His 219 career swats are second-most...