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# nba - Yesterday’s News

Step aside Steph, the Cavs want to be the new 3-point kings

Cleveland scored 25 from beyond the arc as the hammered the Hawks in game two of their semi-final.

# nba - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Even a mid-court miracle buzzer-beater wasn't enough for the Raptors to turn down the Heat

Elsewhere, the Gloden State Warriors relied on their defence as they took control of their series with the Trail Blazers.

# nba - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Thunder level series against the Spurs - but the refs missed a huge call right at the end

Back to Oklahoma with the Western Conference semis tied at 1-1.

# nba - Sunday 1 May, 2016

Lionel Messi and Steph Curry have a strong bromance going on

The NBA’s best player took to social media to show off a tasty gift he’d received from the Barcelona attacker.

Durant and Westbrook tamed as Spurs demolish Oklahoma City in semi-final opener

Inspired by a 43-point opening quarter, it was unexpectedly easy for San Antonio.

# nba - Friday 29 April, 2016

Thomas' double-double not nearly enough as Hawks soar past Celtics Game 6 This post contains videos

Thomas' double-double not nearly enough as Hawks soar past Celtics

The Hawks are going to Cleveland next up.

# nba - Thursday 28 April, 2016

No Curry, no problem as Warriors rout Rockets to advance in NBA play-offs NBA

No Curry, no problem as Warriors rout Rockets to advance in NBA play-offs

The Warriors reminded the pretenders to their crown that they remain a formidable outfit even without their talisman.

# nba - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

CP3 blow as Clippers star is in the wars to dent his team's playoff hopes

Chris Paul broke his hand last night while the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled into the second round.

# nba - Monday 25 April, 2016

Big blow for the Warriors as Steph Curry suffers knee sprain and faces 2-week layoff

The injury will be re-evaluated in a fortnight.

Three and easy: Warriors back to setting records, but Curry injured in win over Houston

The MVP’s injury comeback only lasted a half before he appeared to twist his knee after a slip.

# nba - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Spurs sweep Grizzlies to set up clash with Durant and the Thunder

Tony Parker is hitting form as San Antonio move to the next round of the playoffs with minimum fuss.

# nba - Saturday 23 April, 2016

The Spurs, Cavs cruise in play-offs

The Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs moved a step closer to advancing in the NBA play-offs.

# nba - Friday 22 April, 2016

It was supposed to be easier than this - Rockets beat Curry-less Warriors

Golden State still leads 2-1 after losing to Houston on Thursday night.

# nba - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Watch: LeBron to the fore as Cavaliers tie NBA playoff record Behind The Arc This post contains videos

Watch: LeBron to the fore as Cavaliers tie NBA playoff record

Cleveland sank 20 three-pointers on their way to establishing a 2-0 series lead against the Pistons.

# nba - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Grizzlies 'at a gunfight armed with spoons' as Spurs hand out another beating

It was a similar story in Atlanta, where the Hawks comfortably beat the Celtics.

# nba - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Warriors rout the Rockets while Thunder have buzzer-beating winner ruled out

It was a dramatic night of NBA action.

# nba - Monday 18 April, 2016

Here's Barack Obama coaching Steph Curry and beating him at Connect Four Follow The Leader This post contains videos

Here's Barack Obama coaching Steph Curry and beating him at Connect Four

It’s as brilliant as it sounds, trust us.

Cavs, Spurs, Heat and Clippers draw first blood in NBA playoffs

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love led the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Detroit Pistons in game one on Sunday.

# nba - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Steph Curry nearly got into a fight in Game 1 of the playoff series against the Rockets

And the Warriors talisman is out of Game Two.

# nba - Saturday 16 April, 2016

The NBA playoffs start tonight... here's who wins in Round One

There are no prizes for guessing that the Cavs and Warriors are the favourites.

# nba - Friday 15 April, 2016

The remarkable numbers behind the Golden State Warriors' incredible NBA season

It’s been a record-breaking regular campaign and this just puts everything into context.

# nba - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Warriors break NBA record, Bryant says goodbye in style

The Golden State Warriors eclipsed the record set by the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls, while Kobe Bryant bid farewell to basketball on Wednesday.

# nba - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Kobe bows out of the NBA in the shadow of the record chasing Warriors

The eyes of the basketball world will be on California season.

Steph Curry's younger brother has caught fire at the perfect time and it could earn him millions this summer

In recent weeks, Seth Curry has begun to make people stand up and notice.

# nba - Monday 11 April, 2016

One win from history! Warriors beat the Spurs to match the Bulls' record 72 This post contains videos

One win from history! Warriors beat the Spurs to match the Bulls' record

Steph and Golden State can break the 20-year-old regular season record in their final game on Wednesday night.

# nba - Sunday 10 April, 2016

Warriors draw level with one Chicago Bulls' record as massive final quarter keeps historic dream alive

With two games to go, Golden State remain in contention to beat an incredible 20-year record.

# nba - Friday 8 April, 2016

Warriors reach 70 wins and clinch number one seed

The Golden State Warriors are one step closer to the Chicago Bulls’ record.

# nba - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Iconic Chicago Bulls team of 1996 set to remain immortal as Warriors face into frantic finale

With four games left in the regular NBA season, Golden State have to win them all to break a 20-year record.

# nba - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Disaster! The Warriors lost last night and might miss out on breaking the record now

Steph Curry and Golden State need to win their last four games to pass the Bulls’ legendary mark.

# nba - Monday 4 April, 2016

Warriors bounce back from shock loss to close in on wins record

The Golden State Warriors have to win four of their remaining five games to beat the Chicago Bulls’ NBA record.

# nba - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Warriors are now just six games from breaking the NBA wins record

And extended their home win streak to 54 games.

This former NBA star on how coffee habits can tell you a lot about players’ finances

Adonal Foyle spent 12 years with the Golden State Warriors, Orlando Magic and the Memphis Grizzlies.

# nba - Sunday 27 March, 2016

It’s Sunday so here are our favourite sports pictures of the week

All the action from the last seven days.

# nba - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Steph Curry-inspired premature celebration really backfires on Klay Thompson H-oops This post contains videos

Steph Curry-inspired premature celebration really backfires on Klay Thompson

Keep your eye on the ball, youngfella.

Steph Curry’s whole family had great craic with his $350 grand waxwork

Is it just us, or does the sport’s best player look like he’s doing ‘The Carlton’?

# nba - Friday 25 March, 2016

LeBron James’ brilliant reverse dunk couldn’t stop the Cavs losing in Brooklyn last night NBA This post contains videos

LeBron James’ brilliant reverse dunk couldn’t stop the Cavs losing in Brooklyn last night

Matthew Dellavedova got crossed up in a big way.

# nba - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Steph Curry doesn’t have a ‘bad hand’, don’t be so ridiculous King Steph This post contains videos

# nba - Monday 21 March, 2016

Texas A and M’s historic comeback shows exactly why they call it March Madness

The Aggies overturned a 12-point deficit in the final 34 seconds last night.

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