- Raptors' Biyombo faces Game 7 suspension after flagrant foul Updated: May-27-16 9:34 pm
TORONTO - Raptors center Bismack Biyombo faces a suspension for a potential Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals after picking up a flagrant foul in the first quarter of Game 6 on Friday night.
- Raptors counting on home court for advantage against Cavs Updated: May-26-16 7:04 pm
TORONTO - To keep their season alive, the Toronto Raptors are counting on a home-court advantage that saved them before.
- Tough Love: Cavs' Kevin Love bounces back bigtime in Game 5 Updated: May-26-16 6:26 pm
CLEVELAND - As the shots dropped, the score widened and the head-banging Cleveland crowd screamed louder, threatening to rip off the arena's roof, Kevin Love raised his arms and gestured for fans to do more.
- Lowry, DeRozan lead Raptors to 105-99 win over Cav Updated: May-24-16 12:50 am
TORONTO - A series that once looked lopsided is now even.
- Timberwolves will not retain Newton, Kander Updated: May-20-16 8:29 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - When Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor decided to hire Tom Thibodeau as coach and president of basketball operations and Scott Layden as general manager, many in the organization braced for sweeping changes to the front office and coaching staff.
- Column: Savor our version of Magic-Bird - Curry vs LeBron Updated: May-20-16 6:26 pm
This is our Magic vs. Bird.
- Tyronn Lue has perfect coaching touch for unbeaten Cavaliers Updated: May-20-16 4:08 pm
CLEVELAND - The perfect coach plopped down in his seat at the podium, his face a mixture of exhaustion and exultation.
- Plenty of star power remains at point guard in NBA playoffs Updated: May-17-16 2:12 am
MIAMI - LeBron James is fond of saying that today's NBA is driven by point guards.
- Capsule preview of the Cavaliers-Raptors East finals Updated: May-16-16 3:12 pm
- Lowry leads Raptors into conference final against Cavs Updated: May-16-16 2:15 am
TORONTO - Less than two weeks ago, Kyle Lowry was a struggling so badly that he stayed past midnight to work on his game after a tough playoff loss.
- Love's Return: Cavs' big man thriving in second postseason Updated: May-11-16 4:26 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - When the so-far-perfect Cavaliers held on in Game 4 and finished their sweep of overmatched Atlanta, LeBron James threw both arms around Kevin Love and hugged his teammate tightly, appearing almost afraid to let him go.
- 3 months before Rio, US basketball losing players, not sleep Updated: May-11-16 2:44 am
Anthony Davis can't play. Chris Paul doesn't want to.
- Curry returns with 40 points in 132-125 OT win over Blazers Updated: May-10-16 3:02 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Stephen Curry nailed a 3-pointer in overtime and gestured to the crowd, exclaiming over and over: "I'm back! I'm back!"
- Big Three leads Cavaliers back to Eastern Conference finals Updated: May-09-16 2:31 am
ATLANTA - The Big Three yucked it up after their latest playoff sweep, a far cry from the uneasiness that prevailed at the beginning of their relationship.
- Love, James lead Cavs to another sweep, 100-99 over Hawks Updated: May-08-16 8:20 pm
ATLANTA - Cleveland's Big Three is on quite a roll.
- Big shots: Cavaliers set NBA record by making 25 3-pointers Updated: May-05-16 2:36 am
CLEVELAND - Wearing headphones and sweats, J.R. Smith, the one Cleveland player without any restrictions on where or when he can shoot, finished his pregame warmup by stopping near half-court and launching a shot.
- 3 for all: Cavaliers make record 25 3-pointers, rout Hawks Updated: May-05-16 12:48 am
CLEVELAND - Your shot, Warriors.
- Cavaliers making most of long break between playoff rounds Updated: Apr-27-16 4:32 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - Kyrie Irving's freakish knee injury in the NBA Finals last year taught him a valuable lesson about what it takes to get through a postseason.