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# nba - Yesterday’s News

Lowry lights up game 4 as Raptors claw their way back level with Cavs

They were laughing at Toronto two games ago, now the eastern final is all square.

# nba - Monday 23 May, 2016

Durant and Westbrook throw down a combined 63 as Thunder roll over Warriors Game 3 This post contains videos

Durant and Westbrook throw down a combined 63 as Thunder roll over Warriors

Steph Curry and the Warriors will have to grind their way to the NBA finals this year.

# nba - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Biyombo grabs 'monster' 26 rebounds as Toronto end the Cavs' winning streak Game 3 This post contains videos

Biyombo grabs 'monster' 26 rebounds as Toronto end the Cavs' winning streak

LeBron and Cleveland beaten for the first time in 11 playoff games.

# nba - Friday 20 May, 2016

The Cavs remain unstoppable in the East but bigger tests lie ahead

LeBron James and crew have now won 10 playoff games in a row.

# nba - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Curry shrugs off weird 'tennis ball' lump on elbow to lead Warriors to victory

Oklahoma City Thunder could not halt Stephen Curry on Wednesday, despite an unusual injury picked up by Golden State star.

# nba - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Get outta the way, Toronto! Cavs hand out record 31-point beating in Game 1

LeBron, Kyrie and the Cavs sent out a statement of serious intent in the Eastern Conference finals.

# nba - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

This is gonna be great! Thunder beat Golden State on the road in thrilling Game 1 Game 1 This post contains videos

This is gonna be great! Thunder beat Golden State on the road in thrilling Game 1

Russell Westbrook’s 27 points helped OKC to a big win over the Warriors last night.

# nba - Monday 16 May, 2016

Sixers become first major US sports team to agree jersey sponsorship deal NBA

Sixers become first major US sports team to agree jersey sponsorship deal

From the 2017-18 season, the Philadelphia 76ers will carry the StubHub logo on their uniforms.

# nba - Friday 13 May, 2016

Oklahoma shock the hotly-tipped Spurs and advance to Western Conference final Thunder Struck This post contains videos

Oklahoma shock the hotly-tipped Spurs and advance to Western Conference final

The Thunder, led by a 37-point tally from Kevin Durant, got the better of San Antonio – to the surprise of many.

# nba - Thursday 12 May, 2016

29 points for Steph Curry as Golden State Warriors advance to conference final

The champions claimed a 4-1 series win against the Portland Trail Blazers last night.

# nba - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Who cares about unanimous votes? Steph Curry's daughter Riley is the real MVP Life Of Riley This post contains videos

Who cares about unanimous votes? Steph Curry's daughter Riley is the real MVP

Riley is watching. Always watching.

The Thunder could be about to turn the NBA playoffs upside down Thunder Struck This post contains videos

The Thunder could be about to turn the NBA playoffs upside down

Spurs on the brink of exit as Westbrook and co take a 3-2 series lead back to Oklahoma.

# nba - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Steph's back, baby! Curry drops 17 points in overtime to snatch Game 4 for Golden State Golden Boy This post contains videos

Steph's back, baby! Curry drops 17 points in overtime to snatch Game 4 for Golden State

“Nobody could have predicted that explosion,” said Warriors coach Steve Kerr.

# nba - Monday 9 May, 2016

Curry set to be named NBA MVP for second year running

The Warriors point guard will be crowned MVP, according to reports.

Cavs sweep into Eastern finals but the West is wide open as Thunder pull level with Spurs

LeBron James’ side dominated from beyond the three-point line once more.

# nba - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Lillard's fab 40 gives Trail Blazers hope against Warriors

Steph Curry sat out again, but will be given a chance to prove his fitness before game four.

# nba - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Spurs take series lead, Cavs poised to sweep Hawks in the NBA playoffs

The San Antonio Spurs lead the Oklahoma City Thunder 2-1 in the west, while the Cleveland Cavaliers are in control in the east.

# nba - Friday 6 May, 2016

Raptors v Heat goes to overtime again - and it's all square as we head for Game 3 While You Were Sleeping This post contains videos

Raptors v Heat goes to overtime again - and it's all square as we head for Game 3

Toronto ground out a 96-92 win against Miami last night.

# nba - Thursday 5 May, 2016

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

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