NBA Playoffs

July 13, 2019 - 3:01 pm
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Anthony Davis' year of uncertainty finally felt finished when he stood in the Los Angeles Lakers' training complex and proudly held up his new gold jersey while LeBron James looked on approvingly. After months of upheaval around his departure from New Orleans, the...
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June 07, 2019 - 11:13 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The biggest challenge of this five-year run for the Golden State Warriors has arrived. Win three in a row, two of them on the road — or else. It is quite the predicament, and one that they've never faced in the NBA Finals. Golden State is on the brink of being dethroned as...
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May 25, 2019 - 6:45 am
TORONTO (AP) — There's no escaping the reality of what's at stake when the Toronto Raptors host the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals on Saturday night. The surging Raptors have won three straight, putting them on the brink of the first NBA Finals berth in team history. The...
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May 24, 2019 - 9:20 am
Mallory Edens, daughter of Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Wes Edens, took her own shot against Drake during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals, last night. Sitting next to Aaron Rodgers on the sideline, she wore a shirt with rapper Pusha T on it. Petty wars -- The daughter of the Milwaukee Bucks...
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May 22, 2019 - 8:32 am
TORONTO (AP) — With a weary Kawhi Leonard fighting through fatigue, the Toronto Raptors found enough energy to pull away from the Milwaukee Bucks. Kyle Lowry led the way. Lowry scored 25 points, Leonard had 19 and the Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern...
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May 20, 2019 - 9:23 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night. Green had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists, and made a key...
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May 19, 2019 - 7:44 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland's Damian Lillard sustained separated ribs in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors. Lillard confirmed the injury on Sunday, a day after the Trail Blazers lost 110-99 in Game 3. Lillard was 5 of 18 from the floor and finished with 19...
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May 18, 2019 - 9:08 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Draymond Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-99 on Saturday night for a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. Green had his seventh career postseason triple-double and Stephen Curry scored 36...
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May 18, 2019 - 8:59 pm
The Trail Blazers are now in a situation considered to be a basketball death sentence; 0-3. They lost Game 3 to the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals, 110-99. The team and fan base came out with a lot of energy thanks to some early scoring and solid play from surprise starter,...
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May 17, 2019 - 8:46 am
The Trail Blazers 114-111 loss to the Warriros in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals was deflating, to say the least. Portland went into the second half with a 17 point lead, only to watch in evaporate to 3, in just under three minutes. The Blazers were able to recover and build an eight point...
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