LeBron James isn’t in the business of reminding critics about what his teams can do

The Cleveland Cavaliers are beginning to find their groove again. Despite a number of Cavs players on the shelf because of various reasons, the team finds itself riding a three-game win streak following a fantastic 132-129 win over the Toronto Raptors at home Wednesday night. Defeating the Raptors, who are still looking down on every other Eastern Conference teams from atop the standings...
Via Cavs Nation
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Kevin Love lauds Dwight Howard for duplicating 30-30 feat

Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard was a monster against the Brooklyn Nets, recording 32 points and 30 rebounds. His efforts did not go unnoticed, especially from the Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kevin Love who also had a 30-30 game for himself years ago. It seemed as if Howard’s old monster persona warped into his current body. Brooklyn had no answer to the classic Superman who now...
Via Cavs Nation
1 hour ago

Drew: Comeback win a turning point for Cavs

Cavs acting coach Larry Drew said Wednesday's comeback win over the Raptors might've been a breakthrough for the team. Meanwhile, LeBron James posted another historic stat line to lift Cleveland over the East-leading Raptors.
1 hour ago

New Orleans Pelicans grind out hard-fought victory against Indiana Pacers, 96-92

Winning ugly is still winning basketball. Plus, it makes for great preparation for postseason play. It wasn’t easy, it wasn’t pretty and it was damn sure stressful, but mission accomplished. The New Orleans Pelicans managed to outlast the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday evening as they wound up on the victorious side of a 96-92 margin, guaranteeing the team their sixth winning season...
Via The Bird Writes
1 hour ago

Spurs Maintain San Antonio Spell On Wizards

Spurs 98 Wizards 90 March 21, 2018 | AT&T Center | San Antonio, TX The Washington Wizards have not won a game in San Antonio since 1999 and 18 games later, the losing streak continues as the road team was defeated, 98-90. Both teams are jockeying for playoff seeding and matchups. However, the Spurs extended their winning streak to five games, and the Wizards are now 4-6...
Via Hoop District
1 hour ago

LeBron James Breaks Yet Another NBA Record in Cavs Victory Over Raptors

The Cleveland Cavaliers made a huge statement on Wednesday night when they came back from double-digit halftime deficit to beat the Eastern Conference-leading Toronto Raptors in a high-scoring affair, 132-129. Not only did the Cavs prove that they are still the class of the Eastern Conference with the victory, LeBron James proved that he is still the best player in the NBA when he...
Via Cavaliers Nation
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Spurs 98, Wizards 90: Wizards can't snap San Antonio woes

Looking for their first win in San Antonio in over a decade, the Wizards fell short again on Wednesday night.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
2 hours ago

Three takeaways from the Chicago Bulls blowout loss to the Nuggets

Stop me if you’ve heard this before, but the Chicago Bulls got blown out. The game was over after the first quarter. Here are my three takeaways from the loss.  1. Cameron Payne and Noah Vonleh played well despite the circumstances.  Due to Kris Dunn’s injury, Cameron Payne has taken over the starting role for […] Three takeaways from the Chicago Bulls blowout loss to the Nuggets...
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2 hours ago

3 things to watch as the Mavericks return home to face the Jazz

Dallas and Utah meet in a game where both teams are watching the standings closely on a daily basis — just for very different reasons. The Dallas Mavericks just wrapped up a four game road trip in New Orleans with a 115-105 loss the other night, and will finally return home to the American Airlines Center to take on the playoff-hopeful Utah Jazz. It’s funny, because you’d assume...
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2 hours ago

Dallas Mavericks: 3 Things to Watch on Day One of Sweet 16

Now that the smoke has settled from the first two rounds, here are three things to watch on day one of the sweet 16 for the Dallas Mavericks. In a matter of four days, the NCAA Tournament went from 64 teams down to the sweet 16. In what was one of the craziest, if not […] Dallas Mavericks: 3 Things to Watch on Day One of Sweet 16 - The Smoking Cuban - The Smoking Cuban - A Dallas...
Via The Smoking Cuban
2 hours ago

Bulls in 60: Bulls allow 20 3-pointers in loss to Nuggets

In the latest Bulls in 60 the Nuggets beat the Bulls at the United Center, breaking their three-game losing streak.
Via CSN Chicago
2 hours ago

Bulls young core explains importance of upcoming offseason

Mark Schanowski sits down with Zach LaVine, Lauri Markkanen and Kris Dunn. They explain how this summer will be critical to their growth as a team.
Via CSN Chicago
2 hours ago

Kyle Lowry blasts Raptors’ ‘trash’ defense after loss to Cavs

Kyle Lowry is frustrated that the Toronto Raptors still can’t seem to get over the Cleveland Cavaliers hump.After the Raptors fell to the Cavs on Wednesday by the final of 132-129, Lowry said that his team played a “trash game” and called their performance on defense “disgraceful,” according to Josh Lewenberg of TSN Sports. Indeed, the Raptors scored 79 points in the first half,...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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San Antonio vs Washington, Final Score: Spurs get 5th straight win over the Wizards, 98-90

Spurs start slow, and build a huge lead in the third. What is not to like? The Spurs got the W. It didn’t look good for the first few minutes as the Spurs started cold missing their first seven shots. But the drought was short-lived as the Spurs spent the rest of the quarter getting into their groove and knotting up the score at 18. Rudy Gay broke the tie early with free throws...
Via Pounding the Rock
2 hours ago

Spurs vs. Wizards recap, reactions: Spurs dominate second half to win

After four consecutive wins, the Spurs remained home to take on the Wizards. What went down in the Alamo City Wednesday night? The San Antonio Spurs entered Wednesday night fresh off an 89-75 win over the Warriors and winners of four straight games. Facing Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards, the Spurs looked to extend […] Spurs vs. Wizards recap, reactions: Spurs dominate second...
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2 hours ago

Kevin Love is the only player in NBA history with 1,000 threes and at least 10 rebounds per game

LeBron James is not the only Cleveland Cavaliers player to make history Wednesday night following the Cavs’ 132-129 takedown of the Toronto Raptors at home. According to Cleveland’s official Twitter account, Kevin Love also punched his name in the record books by becoming the first player in NBA history to drill 1,000 three-pointers and have at least a career average of 10.0 rebounds...
Via Cavs Nation
2 hours ago

Clippers Keep Playoff Hopes Alive, Beat Bucks 127-120

Austin Rivers and DeAndre Jordan led the way. Somehow, someway, these Clippers are determined to fight until the bitter end. A loss in Milwaukee on Wednesday would have been that end, extending their losing streak to five games and leaving them three losses out of 8th place with the toughest remaining schedule of the teams in the pack from 4th-10th in the Western Conference. With...
Via Clips Nation
3 hours ago

Spurs stifle Wizards in 98-90 loss

The Washington Wizards had no answer for LaMarcus Aldridge who scored a game-high 27 points as the Spurs beat the Wizards 98-90 on Wednesday evening. The Wizards stayed afloat through the first half of this game on the backs of Bradley Beal and Kelly Oubre. They combined for 23 of Washington’s 44 first half points as they trailed by just six at halftime, 50-44. The tide turned in...
Via Bullets Forever
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Watch Joel Embiid, Sixers players perfectly videobomb reporter

No live segments before, during and after games are safe for reporters when Joel Embiid is around.Embiid, who is known for both his skills and his antics, was at it again during the second half of Wednesday’s game against the Grizzlies at Wells Fargo Center.The Sixers took a 99-69 lead into the fourth quarter, which allowed the team to rest some of its starters in the final stanza...
Via The Sports Daily
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Bulls’ defense nonexistent in blowout loss to Nuggets

Due to a lack of star players and a pure lack of effort, the Chicago Bulls were blown out by the Denver Nuggets,135-102. Highlighted by top scorers Nikola Jokic and Paul Millsap, the Nuggets could not miss if there was an invisible shield over the rim. This game was over from the beginning. When a […] Bulls’ defense nonexistent in blowout loss to Nuggets - Pippen Ain't Easy - Pippen...
Via Pippen Ain't Easy
3 hours ago

Philadelphia 76ers magic number 3

Things have improved dramatically for the Philadelphia 76ers. Fans now focus on on that magic number into the NBA Playoffs. Right now, it’s down to three The Philadelphia 76ers have a great deal of interest in numerology this time of the year. Typically, it’s the number representing where the team will select in the 2018 […] Philadelphia 76ers magic number 3 - The Sixer Sense - The...
Via The Sixer Sense
3 hours ago

NBA Wednesday news, rumors, scores, highlights: LeBron James and Dwight Howard make history

We have all the news, notes, scores and top plays from Wednesday in the NBA
3 hours ago

Garrett Temple out vs. the Atlanta Hawks with ankle sprain

Garrett Temple suffered a sprained ankle and will miss the Sacramento Kings game on March 22 against the Hawks. Continue reading for more information. Garrett Temple is a man who wears many hats for the Sacramento Kings.  He is a part lockdown defender, part playmaker, with a splash of little things that go unnoticed in the […] Garrett Temple out vs. the Atlanta Hawks with ankle...
Via A Royal Pain
3 hours ago

WATCH: Joel Embiid | Postgame vs Grizzlies (3.21.18)

Joel Embiid speaks with the media following the Sixers' 119-105 win over Memphis. Subscribe to the 76ers: For news, stories, highlights and more, go to our official website at Like us on Facebook: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on Instagram...
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Game Recap: Pacers fall to the Pelicans 96-92

As MVP chants rained down for Anthony Davis, the Indiana Pacers drop a road contest versus the New Orleans Pelicans, 96-92. The game was a make-up of the February 7th rain-out and roof leak mishap. This is the Pacers third loss in their last four games. The remain ten games over .500 at 41-31 on the season. With the loss the Pacers fall to fifth in the Eastern Conference, the...
Via Indy Cornrows
3 hours ago
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