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The Cleveland Cavaliers have been the Eastern Conference's clear favorite throughout the 2015-16 season (and the preceding offseason), but several minor controversies and rough stretches appeared to put that status into doubt, if only for short periods …Share Tweet
yahoo.com 7 hours agoWell, Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinal series between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Atlanta Hawks wasn't exactly competitive, but NBA fans eager for something a bit spicier than 3-point dominance and social media self-deprecation got some bonus …Share Tweetyahoo.com 9 hours agoDespite losing in record-setting fashion to the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Atlanta Hawks had one thing to be amused by on Wednesday: their Twitter account. The more 3s Cleveland sank, the sadder (and funnier) the tweets got. Starting things off, the Hawks…Share Tweet
Maybe LeBron James And The Red-Hot Cavaliers Could Actually Win A Championshipdimemag.com 10 hours agoGetty Image When is it time to reassess the Cleveland Cavaliers? Doing so now is easy. LeBron James and company had the Atlanta Hawks beaten by half time of Wednesday night’s game, defending, dishing, and splashing their way to a 123-98 win and an NBA r…Share Tweet
Iman Shumpert Achieved Liftoff With This Soaring Baseline Jam Over Mike Muscaladimemag.com 10 hours agoTell us how you really feel, Shump. — NBA TV (@NBATV) May 5, 2016 The Cleveland Cavaliers have held a comfortable 30-plus point lead over the Hawks for most of the second half of Game 2, but that doesn’t mean they’re letting up any time soon. Iman Shump…Share TweetESPN.com 11 hours agoHawks give themselves 'Crying Jordan' treatment after Cavs' epic first halfShare Tweet
This Incredible Possession Sums Up The Cavaliers’ First-Half Domination Of The Hawksdimemag.com 11 hours agoBad enough they can’t score, then they close out to allow middle. Gorgeous play by Cavs. pic.twitter.com/pRrxyQvg5C — BBALLBREAKDOWN (@bballbreakdown) May 5, 2016 Who do the Cleveland Cavaliers think they are all of the sudden, the Golden State Warriors…Share Tweetdimemag.com 12 hours agoLeBronShare TweetThe Miami Heat put a swift end to any discussion of Chris Bosh returning for the playoffs this season. "The Miami Heat and Chris Bosh announce that Chris will not be playing in the remainder of the 2016 NBA Playoffs," the team announced in a s…Share TweetLeBron: Would be 'great' to play Heat in playoffsShare TweetThe first game of the second round of the playoffs had been yet another miserable evening for Kyle Lowry. Just 2-for-11 from the field against the Miami Heat, looking dispirited by his continuing inability — whether due to the elbow injury that's plague…Share Tweet
Goran Dragic Got This Awkward, Off-Balance Jumper To Fall For A Four-Point Playdimemag.com May 3 (yesterday)With the Miami Heat clinging to a four-point late in the third quarter of Game 1, Goran Dragic was able to lure Corey Joseph into a foul as he came around a screen but was still able to knock down the shot, sending him to the line for the four-point pla…Share Tweet
Experts' predictions: Who will win Raptors-Heat?ESPN.com May 3 (yesterday)Experts' predictions: Who will win Raptors-Heat?Share Tweet
Curry wins PBWA's Magic Johnson Awardnba.com May 3 (yesterday)Stephen Curry has won the Magic Johnson Award, given by the Professional Basketball Writers Association to an NBA player who combines excellence on the court with cooperation with the public and media.Share TweetESPN.com May 3 (2 days ago)Hawks let prime chance slip away as Cavaliers played 'OK game'Share Tweet
NBA Top PlaysMar 20Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
Magic Stun BlazersMar 20Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic each scored 22 points in the Magic's 111-104 win over the Blazers.
Westbrook, Thunder Topple HawksMar 20Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and the Thunder defeated the Hawks 123-115.
Wade, Heat Cruise Past NuggetsMar 20Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.