What's Left Of The Warriors Completes Sweep Of The Trail Blazers

The Golden State Warriors, minus Kevin Durant, minus DeMarcus Cousins, minus Andre Iguodala, completed a four-game sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers Monday night, overcoming another 17-point deficit, and another Meyers Leonard Game, and Draymond Green getting dunked through the planet and back out the other side, to win 119–117, in overtime. For their next act, maybe they will amputate all […]

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Stephen Curry and Draymond Green star as Golden State Warriors sweep Portland Trail Blazers to reach NBA Finals

Stephen Curry and Draymond Green capped triple-double performances by combining on the game-clinching hoop in overtime on Monday night as the Golden State Warriors completed a sweep of the host Portland Trail Blazers in the Western Conference Finals with a 119-117 victory. Game leaders Golden State Warriors Points: Stephen Curry – 37 Assists: Curry/Green – 11 Rebounds: Draymond Green – […]

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Awkward: Anthony Davis snubbed Zion

Zion Williamson is used to getting snubbed by Anthony Davis. Williamson, in a documentary made in 2016 in which he extols the importance of signing autographs, revealed he was once turned down by Davis — a rejection that made an impact on his life. Williamson, who is expected to be headed to New Orleans after the Pelicans won the NBA […]

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This Is The Most Entertaining The Lakers Have Been In Years

Now THIS is the kind of story fantasists are asking for, and there isn’t as much as a matchbook in sight. There is an attempt here by several people of power and influence to seize the Los Angeles Lakers, and though you may wish this kind of plot turn concerned a team relevant enough to actively hate (Yankees/Patriots/Maple Leafs/Manchester Whomever/Any […]

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Kawhi Leonard Is Doing Everything A Player Could Be Asked To Do

Kawhi Leonard is no longer the defensive marauder he once was, maybe because he’s been saddled with Jordanesque duties on the other side of the ball. The Raptors’ sludgy tar-pit offense leaves Leonard no possession to catch his breath. Almost every trip down the floor, he’s relied upon to create something. Even in the regular season, Leonard’s defense didn’t meet […]

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Sources: Nuggets’ Connelly turns down Wizards

Tim Connelly, the Denver Nuggets’ president of basketball operations, has turned down an offer to run the Washington Wizards’ front office, league sources told ESPN. Josh Kroenke, the Nuggets’ president and governor, made an aggressive and compelling case to Connelly over the weekend to keep him with the team, which the two have helped build into a Western Conference contender. […]

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Kawhi shrugs off leg issue after win: ‘I’m good’

TORONTO — So much of this season for Kawhi Leonard with the Toronto Raptors has been spent on the topic of load management. Well, load management went out the window Sunday night. With his team’s season on the line, Leonard played a career-high 52 minutes Sunday night — almost all of them coming after he landed awkwardly following a layup […]

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