9:32 PM EDT, Mon May 25, 2015
Plain Dealer 1 hour ago

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving, and the conundrum of playing through pain in the playoffs

The Cavaliers are walking a fine line when they praise each other for playing injured while Kyrie Irving sits with knee tendinitis.
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer 13 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers' Tristan Thompson proves to be Eastern Conference finals Game 3 difference maker

As LeBron James was still in the backcourt, not returning on defense following a costly turnover late in the fourth quarter, Tristan Thompson bailed him out.
Chris Manning / Fear The Sword 2 hours ago

LeBron James says Tristan Thompson should 'probably be a Cavalier his entire career'

If LeBron James has anything to say about it, Tristan Thompson will be in Cleveland for the long haul. If LeBron James has his way, Tristan Thompson will be a Cleveland Cavalier for a long time. Speaking with the media today, LeBron had spoke on Thompson's impending restricted free agency and said...
Chris Fedor / Plain Dealer 10 hours ago

LeBron James fights through cramps, Matthew Dellavedova makes another podium appearance: Fedor's five observations

It took overtime, some late-game magic from LeBron James and a gritty effort, but the Cleveland Cavaliers moved one step closer to an NBA Finals appearance.
Kyrie Irving questionable for Game 4

Kyrie Irving questionable for Game 4

It looks as if it'll be another game time decision for Kyrie Irving in Game 4. Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving is listed as questionable for tomorrow's Game 4 vs. the Atlanta Hawks. Cavs coach David Blatt told the media in attendance at today's practice that Irving will be game time decision tomorrow and need to have consecutive good days in order to be cleared to play. Blatt says Kyrie remains a gametime decision for Game 4. Said the medical staff wants Irving to have repeated good days before clearing him — Dave McMenamin (@mcten) May 25, 2015 Kyrie Irving getting in...
News-Herald 3 hours ago

Cleveland Cavaliers notes: Kyrie Irving questionable for Game 4 vs. Hawks

Guard Kyrie Irving remains questionable for Game 4 with tendinitis in his left knee.The Cavs want to see Irving have repeated good days before they consider putting him back on the court. It might make sense to rest him in Game 4, then he could rest until the NBA Finals on June 4."We need Kyrie on the...
Houston Chronicle 18 mins ago

James Harden may be struggling due to a Bay Area hex

The Rockets and James Harden may have got the bad-luck bug due to theft. Lil B — the Bay Area rapper, producer, artist and trend setter — may be to blame. The rapper claims Harden’s “stirring the pot” celebration is actually his and the reason the Rockets are on the brink of elimination is because […]
Jenny Dial Creech / Houston Chronicle 8 hours ago

With Rockets down 3-0, James Harden aims to make history, not worry about it

Rockets guard James Harden said he wasn’t worried about what history says about teams that are down 0-3 in a playoff series. While no one has ever come back, Harden said he still believes the Rockets can, starting with Game 4 of the Western Conference finals against the Warriors on Monday night at the Toyota […]
Bullets Forever 5 hours ago
Paul Pierce may opt out of his Wizards contract to play for the Clippers in 2015-16

Paul Pierce may opt out of his Wizards contract to play for the Clippers in 2015-16

The Truth made a big impact in D.C. during the 2014-15 season, but it's not like the Wizards desperately need him in order to make another Eastern Conference semifinals appearance in 2015-16. One of the biggest questions surrounding the Wizards' offseason surrounds on what Paul Pierce will do this offseason. After their Game 6 loss to the Atlanta Hawks in the second round of the playoffs, it seemed as if he would retire, based on what he said in postgame interviews. However, now that he has had a little time to reflect on things, The Truth may play next season after all. But it appears that...
CelticsBlog 1 hour ago

NBA free agent rumor: Sources say the Clippers could be an option for Paul Pierce

A lot was made of Celtics guard Avery Bradley’s comments concerning Paul Pierce last Monday. In an interview with 98.5 the Sports Hub, Boston’s longest tenured member said: I would love that (a Pierce return). To me, Paul is always going to be a Boston Celtic. The things that he’s been able...
News-Herald 3 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James putting up historic numbers in postseason

Cleveland Cavaliers: LeBron James putting up historic numbers in postseason

LeBron James became the first player in NBA postseason history to record at least 37 points, 18 rebounds and 13 assists in the Cavaliers' 114-111 overtime victory over the Hawks on May 24.The last player to amass those kinds of numbers in an NBA game was Philadelphia Warriors center Wilt Chamberlain, who had 53 points, 32 rebounds and 14 assists in a 158-128 victory over Los Angeles on March 18, 1968.

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Lakers week in review

On Tuesday, the Lakers got a big win, landing the No. 2 pick in the NBA's draft lottery .
Houston Chronicle 4 hours ago

Pat Beverley’s absence shows his value to Rockets

The pain that began that night in Pat Beverley’s left forearm never ceased, but it has changed. The injury itself no longer agonizes, but Beverley has ached every night as the Rockets play without him, with his absence growing more conspicuous through each round of the playoffs. “It’s frustrating, very frustrating due to the fact […]

Josh Smith isn’t ready for time with Rockets to end

Josh Smith didn’t want to make it more complicated than it was. After all the pep talks, all the scouting reports, all the video, he just wanted another chance to play and another chance to do whatever he could to help his team recover from a crushing loss and a 3-0 deficit in the Western […]
After splendid Game 5, Lightning not ready to breathe easy

After splendid Game 5, Lightning not ready to breathe easy

They walked off their plane to chants and cheers from a small group of fans, the entire scene a moment the Tampa Bay Lightning hope they won't live again until the Stanley Cup Final.
Essential Warriors-Rockets Game 4 information for Monday

Essential Warriors-Rockets Game 4 information for Monday

With the Warriors bandwagon getting more crowded every day, here’s the very least any fan needs to know to keep up: Game 4 of the Warriors vs. Rockets Western Conference Finals is Monday at 6 p.m. PT in Houston. The… Continue Reading → The post Essential Warriors-Rockets Game 4 information for Monday appeared first on Inside the Warriors.
Toronto Sun 5 hours ago
Toronto NBA All-Star 2016 logo to be revealed

Toronto NBA All-Star 2016 logo to be revealed

The Raptors rebrand has been completed and piles of new merchandise will be available in the near future in advance of the 2015-16 season and another logo will also soon be revealed - the Toronto NBA All-Star 2016 logo.
Rays place 1B James Loney on disabled list with broken finger

Rays place 1B James Loney on disabled list with broken finger

The Tampa Bay Rays have put first baseman James Loney on the 15-day disabled list with a broken left middle finger.
Oakland Tribune 5 hours ago

Essential Warriors vs. Rockets Game 4 information: Game time, where's the best place to watch?

What you need to know about Game 4 of the Warriors vs. Rockets Western Conference Finals.
Houston Chronicle 6 hours ago

Warriors focused on finishing off Rockets the first chance they get: Game 4

The Warriors head into Monday night’s Game 4 with their third chance to close out a series, having dispatched the New Orleans Pelicans and Memphis Grizzlies in the first elimination game of those series. With a 3-0 lead on the Rockets, Warriors forward Draymond Green said the Warriors are determined “to get it done now.” […]

NBA Player News

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    LeBron James says Tristan Thompson should 'be a Cavalier his entire career,' but it's going to cost them

  • 18 Matthew Dellavedova

    Matthew Dellavedova

    Is the Cavaliers' Matthew Dellavedova crossing the line with his play? (poll)

  • 11 Al Horford

    Al Horford

    Al Horford will not face suspension for Game 4

  • 7 Kyrie Irving

    Kyrie Irving

    Kyrie Irving questionable for Game 4

  • 6 Tristan Thompson

    Tristan Thompson

    Tristan Thompson’s big rebound looms large in Cavaliers’ win

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