1:18 AM EDT, Wed March 29, 2017
FOX Sports 10 hours ago
James Harden believes playing all 82 games should matter in NBA MVP race

James Harden believes playing all 82 games should matter in NBA MVP race

James Harden believes not missing a game in the regular season should matter in the race for NBA MVP. “Yeah, because you’re not leaving your teammates out there to dry,” Harden said. “For me, I worry about always having my teammates’ back and always being out there.” Harden and Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook are the only two MVP candidates who haven’t missed a game this season. “For the coaching staff and the fans, especially here in Houston, the front office, I’m here to play.”
FOX Sports 10 hours ago

James Harden believes playing all 82 games should matter in the NBA MVP race

That would hurt some of this year's candidates.
San Francisco Chronicle 5 hours ago

Steve Kerr says Houston’s D’Antoni has ‘earned’ Coach of the Year

HOUSTON — Steve Kerr wouldn’t pick Steve Kerr to win NBA Coach of the Year. In the Warriors head coach’s estimation, Houston’s Mike D’Antoni most deserves the award this season. A Houston team the Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas gave an over-under of 41.5 wins sits third in the Western Conference...
The Dream Shake 5 hours ago

Game thread: Rockets vs. Warriors

It’s game one of two games against the Dubs this week for Houston. It’s the first of two games this week against the Kevin Durant-less Golden State Warriors. Of course, the Rockets are banged up too, with Ryan Anderson down for the count for 2 weeks with an ankle sprain, and James Harden battling...
The Dream Shake 2 hours ago

Comeback attempt falls short, Rockets lose to Dubs 113-106

The Rockets dug deep but couldn’t quite pull it out against the Warriors. The Houston Rockets came out ice cold against the Golden State Warriors and stayed that way shooting the ball all night, and despite clawing their way back into the game, they couldn’t quite get over the hump in falling to...
FOX Sports 11 hours ago
Lionel Hollins talks LeBron, NBA stars resting, Bill Walton stories | THE HERD (FULL INTERVIEW)

Lionel Hollins talks LeBron, NBA stars resting, Bill Walton stories | THE HERD (FULL INTERVIEW)

Lionel Hollins joined Colin Cowherd to discuss LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA players seeking rest days and shared some lesser known Bill Walton stories.
Spurs Nation | San Antonio Express-News 14 hours ago

Spurs’ Green deserved to take a bow after defensive effort against Irving

SAN ANTONIO – TNT capped its broadcast of the Spurs’ 103-74 shredding of Cleveland on Monday with an interview with Kawhi Leonard. It was a fitting choice after the Spurs All-Star forward scored a game-high 25 points while limiting LeBron James to 17 points on 7-of-17 shooting before an inadvertent David Lee elbow to the
Yahoo! Fantasy Basketball 12 hours ago

LeBron James usually makes it to the NBA Finals regardless of seeding

James has only been the No. 1 seed twice in the past six years. After a 29-point blowout loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Monday, the Cleveland Cavaliers relinquished their standing as top seed in the Eastern Conference. The loss sent a once self-assured Cavaliers locker room into disbelief, having...
New York Post 5 hours ago
The lone Knicks positive to Joakim Noah’s disastrous year

The lone Knicks positive to Joakim Noah’s disastrous year

The playoffs are a fantasy — something for other teams to do — for a fourth straight Knicks season. Expectations died long ago. Now the starting center who was signed for four years and began the season fighting injury will end it serving a suspension. Still, coach Jeff Hornacek found a positive amid the Joakim...
Newsday 10 hours ago

Knicks' Joakim Noah apologizes for 20-game suspension, says he 'made a mistake'

GREENBURGH, N.Y. - Joakim Noah apologized to his teammates and the Knicks organization on Tuesday for being suspended 20 games for taking a banned supplement.
NBA 8 hours ago

Joakim Noah apologizes to fans, Knicks for 20-game suspension

When your greatest incentive to return from knee surgery is to begin serving a 20-game suspension for using a banned substance, you know you've had a lousy season.
Los Angeles Times 1 hour ago

Lakers rookie Brandon Ingram misses second straight game with knee tendinitis

Rookie forward Brandon Ingram on Tuesday missed his second consecutive game because of tendinitis in the patellar tendon in his right knee, sitting out the Lakers’ game against the Washington Wizards. Although only two weeks remain in the Lakers’ season, Coach Luke Walton expects Ingram to return...
Los Angeles Times 28 mins ago

Lakers let lead dissipate late in 119-108 loss to Wizards

For his birthday, the Lakers almost gave Coach Luke Walton a win. What happened instead is ultimately better for the franchise. The young Lakers showed fight and shot the ball well. They threatened one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference. And then they lost to the Washington Wizards, 119-108....
Behind Jusuf Nurkic, Trail Blazers take care of Denver, move into sole possession of 8th

Behind Jusuf Nurkic, Trail Blazers take care of Denver, move into sole possession of 8th

The player who turned around the Trail Blazers season might have just sealed their postseason fate.Jusuf Nurkic, who was acquired in a trade with Denver
Rip City Project 3 hours ago

Plumlee’s Return Overshadowed, But Should Be Appreciated

Mason Plumlee makes his return to Portland after being traded at the deadline. For the first time since the fateful trade of Mason Plumlee for Jusuf Nurkic the two square off against their old teams. With Plumlee, it’s a return to Portland where he was a fan favorite. For Nurkic, it’s a clash with...
CSN Chicago 8 hours ago
Jimmy Butler puts Benny the Bull on blast after draining trick shot

Jimmy Butler puts Benny the Bull on blast after draining trick shot

We have definitive proof Jimmy Butler can do anything on a basketball court.And now, if Benny the Bull is ever injured, the Bulls have a
NBA 4 hours ago

Phoenix Suns' Devin Booker (ankle) sits out vs. Hawks

ATLANTA (AP) -- Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker sat out Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks with an ankle injury that he aggravated in his 70-point performance.
Golden State Of Mind 1 hour ago
Recap: Warriors open back-to-back with win over Rockets, 113-106

Recap: Warriors open back-to-back with win over Rockets, 113-106

Warriors overcome 23 free throw disparity to beat Rockets in Houston, ahead of matchup with San Antonio. The Golden State Warriors pulled off an ugly win against the Houston Rockets 113-106 in Houston. The Warriors led by 17 after the first quarter, expanding that lead to 22 with seven minutes left in the second quarter. The Warriors led 49-27 when the game completely changed with a quick 9-0 Rockets. The small run belied the deeper challenge looming for the Warriors in that quarter, as Houston would attempt 18 of their 20 first-half free throws in the second quarter. The Warriors large...
NetsDaily 3 hours ago
Nets struggle in final minutes as Sixers defeat them in Brooklyn, 106-101

Nets struggle in final minutes as Sixers defeat them in Brooklyn, 106-101

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — All good things must come to an end, right? The Nets have been rolling of late, winning three of their last four… until Tuesday happened. The 76ers (28-46) played without Joel Embiid, Jahlil Okafor, Sergio Rodriguez and Ben Simmons, and still defeated the Brooklyn Nets (16-58), 106-101, in Brooklyn. Dario Saric was the anchor for the depleted Sixers. Philly made it a tough one from the start. They led the Nets at half by a point and dropped an impressive 58 points in the half. Brook Lopez was the only Net at half in double figures with 17 points. They looked to...
Hot Hot Hoops 2 hours ago
Five Stars: OverHeated Pistons

Five Stars: OverHeated Pistons

Late game heroics lifted the Heat to victory despite only gaining two of the five stars. First Star Goran Dragic (MIA) 21.7 The Dragon played 34:27 to lead Miami in floor time, and made it count with a game-high 28 points on nine-of-16 shooting. He only made one-of-four from outside, but sank nine-of-13 from the foul line, and it turned out that they all counted. He added four rebounds, four assists, and a blocked shot, finishing with an even plus-minus rating and a game-best 22.7 estimated PER. It was his 44th Five Stars game overall, and his 13th First Star performance. Second...
Jusuf Nurkic dominates as Portland Trail Blazers snatch No. 8 seed from Denver Nuggets: Rapid reaction

Jusuf Nurkic dominates as Portland Trail Blazers snatch No. 8 seed from Denver Nuggets: Rapid reaction

Jusuf Nurkic got his revenge, CJ McCollum barely missed and the Portland Trail Blazers took a stranglehold on the battle for the final playoff spot in the West.
Canis Hoopus 1 hour ago
Wolves 115, Pacers 114: Ummm, Yay?

Wolves 115, Pacers 114: Ummm, Yay?

Wolves survive Paul George and the Pacers in Indiana There are two schools of thought on how the Timberwolves should be finishing up this season. One, go into full tank mode, give the starters some rest, and attempt to move up in the mock draft boards, or two, try to end the season on a winning note, build upon the soon-to-be-winning culture in Minneapolis, and continue to develop our future stars. I’m firmly planted on the fence. It’s painful. Fence sitting, that is. But I can’t seem to decide which direction I want the Wolves to head into on a nightly basis. Especially when I’m...

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CSN Bay Area 50 mins ago

Draymond expresses distaste for Raiders' move: 'I won't attend a game'

Having been a member of the Warriors for nearly five years, Draymond Green has become a fan of Oakland and its people.Considering that, as well
WKYC 1 hour ago
Cleveland Cavaliers present replica...

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NBA 1 hour ago

Golden State Warriors expected to deliver update on Kevin Durant's knee Wednesday

The Warriors say they will release an official update on Wednesday regarding Kevin Durant's status. The All-Star forward has missed 14 games since suffering a knee injury Feb. 28 against the Wizards.
CSN Bay Area 2 hours ago

Kerr makes NBA history with Warriors' win in Houston

Steve Kerr continues to re-write the record books.The Warriors' 113-106 victory in Houston on Tuesday was Kerr's 200th win of his brief coaching career.The milestone
Doyel: The Pacers' only hope is a greedy Paul George

Doyel: The Pacers' only hope is a greedy Paul George

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NBA Player News

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