12:24 AM EDT, Wed May 06, 2015

Stephen Curry’s next tee time might have to wait

Warriors point guard Stephen Curry signed up for the June 1 qualifier, at Merced Golf & Country Club, for this year’s California State Amateur - maybe the first tee time of his life that he’s hopes to miss. The NBA Finals are scheduled to begin June 4, and the top-seeded Warriors plan to be playing for a title. Curry is a skilled golfer, carrying a 0.1 handicap index playing out of California Golf Club in South San Francisco. By most accounts, Curry is a unique NBA Most Valuable Player, but he comes with some interesting links. Fine dining: TMZ caught up with Adam Silver in...
San Francisco Chronicle 1 hour ago

Warriors’ Curry donates MVP car to Oakland youth center

Stephen Curry was named the NBA’s Most Valuable Player on Monday, and the award comes with a car, a Kia Sorento. The new car might not be as handy as the old van for some tasks, so would the center consider trading the Sorento for a van, or selling it? In my humble opinion, he wanted to align himself...
Inside the Warriors | Oakland Tribune 7 hours ago

Wheaties to release limited-edition Stephen Curry box in June to honor ‘heart of a true champion’

Warriors guard Stephen Curry after winning the NBA’s Most Valuable Player award will be featured on a Wheaties limited edition cereal box beginning next month, the company announced Tuesday. “I am excited to join the amazing athletes, including many of… Continue Reading →The post Wheaties to...
San Francisco Chronicle 6 hours ago

Curry eyes another competition — state amateur golf tournament

Stephen Curry, freshly minted Most Valuable Player of the NBA, apparently has a backup plan if the Warriors fall short of the Western Conference finals — golf. Stephen Curry is a skilled golfer — but he might not be done with basketball in time to play in the upcoming California state amateur. (AP...
Newark Star-Ledger 13 hours ago

Stephen Curry's dad wanted Knicks, not Golden State Warriors, to draft him

As if Knicks fans couldn't be any more crushed about missing out on the 2014-15 NBA MVP.
NBA 50 mins ago
Video: Stephen Curry Accepts MVP Trophy

Watch: Stephen Curry Accepts MVP Trophy

Commissioner Adam Silver presents Stephen Curry with the MVP trophy before game 2 against the Grizzlies. About the NBA: The NBA is the premier professional basketball league in the United States and Canada. The league is truly global, with games and pro
J.michael / CSN Washington 4 hours ago

John Wall's injury jeopardizes Wizards' postseason run

Despite the Wizards downplaying the left wrist injury to John Wall coming into Game 2, it could keep him out much longer.
CSN Washington 5 hours ago

John Wall to miss Game 2 versus Hawks

After injuring his wrist in Game 1, Wizards point guard John Wall will miss Game 2 against the Hawks in Atlanta.
Washington Post 1 hour ago

John Wall’s left hand injury could cost the Wizards in series vs. Hawks

ATLANTA — The Washington Wizards had better hope that the swelling in John Wall’s left hand reaches a tolerable state before the conclusion of this Eastern Conference semifinal series against the Atlanta Hawks. Because if he is unable to return, or hampered significantly, the feel-good turnaround...
Washington Post 1 hour ago

Wall sits as Wizards fall to Hawks in Game 2, 106-90

ATLANTA — For two days, John Wall insisted he would be fine, that the grisly swelling in his left hand, the result of a stomach-churning fall on his wrist Sunday afternoon, would shrink and he would withstand the pain to orchestrate the Washington Wizards in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals...
CSN Washington 12 hours ago

Wizards make decision on Beal, Wall for Game 2

The Wizards will have their starting backcourt of Bradley Beal and John Wall for Game 2 against the Atlanta Hawks.
Washington Post 1 hour ago

DC Sports Bog: Wizards vs. Hawks, Game 2: Best and worst

The Wizards fell, 106-90, to the Hawks Tuesday night at Philips Arena, in a game in which the score did not indicate how close the game was. In a game of runs, Atlanta held strong at home and salvaged some dignity in a series that they’re favored to win. The big story of the night was John Wall, whose wrist injury put him on the inactive list for the night. Here are the highlights and lowlights.Read full article >>
Peachtree Hoops 1 hour ago

Hawks vs Wizards Game 2 final score: Atlanta evens series with 106-90 victory

The Hawks and Wizards are knotted at 1-1 after Atlanta managed to escape with a 106-90 victory in Game 2. Prior to Tuesday's Game 2, the Atlanta Hawks received a "gift" of sorts in that Washington Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall was forced to the bench with...
Washington Post 1 hour ago

Wiz Insider: Wizards drop Game 2 to Hawks: How it happened

What happened: In John Wall’s absence, Ramon Sessions scored a playoff career-high 21 points, but it wasn’t enough as the Wizards fell, 106-90, to the Hawks. The series is now tied 1-1 and will shift back to Washington for Saturday’s Game 3.Read full article >>
CBS Sports 20 mins ago
Video: Wizards at Hawks Game 2 recap

Watch: Wizards at Hawks Game 2 recap

Ken Berger recaps the Hawks 106-90 win over the John Wall-less Wizards.
Houston Chronicle 5 hours ago

Dwight Howard not concerned with lack of touches in closing stretch of Game 1 loss

Rockets center Dwight Howard had three field goals in the first five minutes of the fourth quarter of Game 1, cutting the Clippers lead to one point. He did not take another shot the rest of the game. The Rockets had ample opportunities to get Howard touches, but he said he cannot concern himself with […]
Jenny Dial Creech / Houston Chronicle 3 hours ago

Dwight Howard’s Game 1 performance impresses Clippers head coach Doc Rivers

Clippers coach Doc Rivers said he was really impressed with what he saw from Rockets center Dwight Howard in Game 1. Howard was a bright spot for the Rockets. He scored 22 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and had five blocks. “He is disruptive, he is tough,” Rivers said. “There were a lot of times where […]
Los Angeles Times 6 hours ago
Doc Rivers puts Chris Paul's chances of playing in Game 2 at 50-50

Doc Rivers puts Chris Paul's chances of playing in Game 2 at 50-50

Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said Tuesday that he felt Chris Paul has a 50% chance of playing in Game 2 of the team's second-round playoff series against the Houston Rockets on Wednesday at Toyota Center.
Ben Bolch / Los Angeles Times 1 hour ago

Chris Paul may play, he may not, but Clippers will show up for Game 2

It might have felt more like a getting-to-know-you session than a pregame pep talk, Doc Rivers going from player to player in the Clippers' locker room before the opener of the Western Conference semifinals.
Houston Chronicle 8 hours ago

Chris Paul is 50-50 for Game 2

Clippers coach Doc Rivers said guard Chris Paul is 50-50 to play Game 2 against the Rockets on Wednesday. Paul sat out the Clippers’ opening win on Monday after hurting his hamstring against the Spurs in the deciding Game 7 last Saturday. Paul is officially listed as questionable. A decision likely won’t come until Wednesday’s […]
NBA 10 hours ago
Video: Clippers Take Game 1

Watch: Clippers Take Game 1

Without an injured Chris Paul and fueled by another triple-double by Blake Griffin, the LA Clippers storm into Houston and take game 1 of their Conference Semifinal series. About the NBA: The NBA is the premier professional basketball league in the Unit
Plain Dealer 6 hours ago

Timofey Mozgov, Tristan Thompson combo worked often for Cleveland Cavs in Game 1; lineups that worked and didn't work

Breaking down the success, and lack of, for each of the 13 lineups used by the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1, and asking what players should be teamed together for Game 2.
Houston Chronicle 4 hours ago

The Sports Update: Rockets vs. Clippers Game 2

Houston Chronicle sports writers Jonathan Feign and Jenny Dial look at the Rockets in round 2, game 1 of the NBA playoffs against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Plain Dealer 3 hours ago

Cavs Insider: Breaking down Cavs-Bulls

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cavaliers and Bulls will continue their Eastern Conference semifinal series on Wednesday night. We looked back on Game 1 and ahead to Game 2 on Tuesday's edition of Cavs Insider. I was joined by Cavaliers reporters...

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