NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors edged the Houston Rockets 99-98 on Thursday to double their lead in the Western Conference finals.
Cleveland’s LeBron James and Golden State’s Stephen Curry, who could oppose each other in next month’s NBA Finals, were unanimous selections to the All-NBA First Team roster announced Thursday.
San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard, already the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year, headlines the 2014-15 all-Defensive first team announced on Wednesday.
Stephen Curry tallied 34 points, six rebounds and five assists as the Golden State Warriors defeated the Houston Rockets 110-106 to take the early lead in their NBA playoff series.
Stephen Curry and James Harden will rehash their MVP race rivalry, while Cleveland’s one-man band of LeBron James will test Atlanta’s team harmony as the conference finals tip off in the National Basketball Association.
Trevor Ariza buried a corner three-pointer with just under a minute remaining and the Houston Rockets completed a stunning comeback from a 3-1 series deficit to claim Game Seven of the Western Conference semi-finals against the Los Angeles Clippers 113-100 on Sunday.
The Atlanta Hawks advanced to the NBA semi-finals for the first time in 45 years with a 94-91 win over Washington in game six after the referee waved off Paul Pierce’s three-pointer at the buzzer.
Atlanta advanced to the NBA semi-finals for the first time in 45 years with a thrilling 94-91 victory over Washington in game six Friday after officials waved off Paul Pierce’s three-pointer at the buzzer.
LeBron James got plenty of help from his supporting cast on Thursday as the Cleveland Cavaliers punched their ticket to the NBA’s Eastern Conference finals with a 94-73 victory over the Chicago Bulls.
Al Horford’s putback layup with 1.9 seconds left lifted the Atlanta Hawks to an 82-81 victory over Washington on Wednesday and within one win of advancing in the NBA playoffs.
LeBron James didn’t let a sprained ankle slow him down as he played his best game of the postseason, scoring 38 points as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat Chicago 106-101 in game five of their playoff series.
LeBron James made a baseline jumper as time expired to lift the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 86-84 win over the Chicago Bulls in game four of the NBA playoff quarter-finals on Sunday.
Paul Pierce banked in the game-winner on Saturday to lift the short-handed Washington Wizards to a 103-101 NBA playoff victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
Washington point guard John Wall has five fractures in his left wrist and hand that could sideline him for the rest of the Wizards’ second-round NBA playoff series against Atlanta.
Cleveland superstar LeBron James scored 33 points on Wednesday to lead the Cavaliers to a 106-91 victory over Chicago that knotted their NBA playoff series at one game apiece.
The Los Angeles Clippers rose to the challenge of playing without Chris Paul as they wasted no time wrestling away home-court advantage from Houston with a 117-101 win on Monday.
Sharpshooting guard Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors, who set a single-season record for three-pointers made, won the NBA Most Valuable Player award for the 2014-15 campaign, the league said on Monday.
The top-seeded Atlanta Hawks romped past the Brooklyn Nets 111-87 to punch their ticket to the second round of the NBA playoffs.
Mike Dunleavy scored a team-high 20 points as the Chicago Bulls cruised to a 120-66 drubbing of the Milwaukee Bucks Thursday to reach the second round of the NBA playoffs.
NBA legend Tim Duncan says he is determined to extract the maximum enjoyment from the twilight of his career as he attempts to extend the San Antonio Spurs post-season charge.