11:33 PM EDT, Thu May 25, 2017
27 mins ago

James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

LeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 on Thursday night to …
1 hour ago

LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's playoff scoring record

King James has another throne. LeBron James surpassed Michael Jordan for the top spot on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list on Thursday night. The Cavaliers star hit a 3-pointer …
6 hours ago

Warriors coach Steve Kerr not yet ready to return to bench

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr is not yet ready to return to the bench as the franchise prepares for its third straight trip to the NBA Finals. General manager …
10 hours ago

James says Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

LeBron James says his chase of Michael Jordan's accomplishments is simply personal motivation. It's not about wanting to establish himself as the NBA's greatest player. James spoke Thursday during the …
10 hours ago

Timberwolves name John Thomas VP of community engagement

The Minnesota Timberwolves are bringing a well-known local basketball product into the fold to try to revamp the team's engagement in the community and with alumni. Former Gophers standout John …
11 hours ago

Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue says that Kyrie Irving's left ankle is feeling "good" in advance of Cleveland's Game 5 matchup Thursday night with the Celtics. Irving was moving around and …
12 hours ago

Hawks hire Warriors' Travis Schlenk as general manager

The Atlanta Hawks have hired Travis Schlenk as general manager and head of basketball operations, giving the Golden State assistant GM control of personnel decisions. Schlenk succeeds Wes Wilcox, who …
19 hours ago

Kerr not ready to coach on bench, but Warriors still not closing door on it

Steve Kerr is not ready to return to the bench as Warriors coach due to lingering health issues, general manager Bob Myers said Thursday, but Myers did not completely close …
19 hours ago

Magic owe Raptors 2nd-round pick as compensation for hiring Jeff Weltman

The Orlando Magic will send a 2018 second-round draft pick to the Toronto Raptors as compensation for letting Jeff Weltman out of his Raptors contract. The Magic control two 2018 …
19 hours ago

Tim Kawakami: Durant's big Warriors moment, with the biggest, best step just ahead

The three of them sat quietly and contentedly side by side, lined up in the Warriors locker room late Monday night, no need for words at this moment. It was …
20 hours ago

Trust Colangelo: 76ers president holds reigns on Process

Bryan Colangelo is not masking inferior basketball with a snappy nickname. The only banner he wants raised is one for the next Philadelphia 76ers' championship. The effort toward a title …
May 24, 2017

Former Knicks exec, Mariners PR man Childs dies at age 84

Hal Childs, a former assistant general manager for the New York Knicks and public relations director for the Golden State Warriors and Seattle Mariners, has died of complications from heart …
May 24, 2017

Cavs remain humble with chance to closeout Celtics in Game 5

It took 10 games and halfway through the third round of the NBA playoffs before the Cleveland Cavaliers finally encountered their first true dose of resistance this postseason. After cruising …
May 24, 2017

AP Source: Bucks opening up GM search after Hammond exit

Boasting a budding star and an impressive roster of young talent, the Milwaukee Bucks are opening up their search for a new general manager to lead them into contention in …
May 24, 2017

Celebrity trainer Gunnar Peterson hired by Lakers

A celebrity trainer known for getting the Kardashian clan into shape is going to work for the Los Angeles Lakers. Gunnar Peterson is the Lakers' new director of strength and …