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It's a celebration: LeBron soaks in moment, bounces into NBA Finals
TORONTO -- The emotional floodgates cast wide open, the meaning of LeBron James ' seminal night could be felt with every puddled footstep through the Cleveland Cavaliers' postgame locker room following a rousing 113-87 win over the Toronto Raptors to punch their ticket to the NBA Finals. The Cavs
Dwight Howard addresses future, talks on-court persona
Dwight Howard , in an interview Tuesday night on TNT, said he hasn't made a decision regarding his future and that he struggles with his on-court persona. Howard, who played the past three seasons with the Houston Rockets , has a player option worth $23.2 million for the 2016-17 season. It's
A high-tech room in New Jersey can (or can't) decide NBA games
SECAUCUS, N.J. -- The ending of Game 2 between Oklahoma City and San Antonio produced a chaotic finish unlike anything seen before. The quick version of a memorable final sequence of events: Spurs guard Manu Ginobili stepped on the sideline while attempting to defend the game's final inbounds play;
Tyronn Lue calls out Charles Barkley , defends Cavs' chase of 3-point mark
CLEVELAND -- A day after Charles Barkley said the Atlanta Hawks need to "take somebody out" on the Cavaliers to make their Eastern Conference semifinals series competitive again, Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue admonished TNT's popular NBA analyst for his stance. "I don't think there's any place in our
Sources: Mike D'Antoni interviews with Rockets; J.B. Bickerstaff out
Veteran NBA head coach Mike D'Antoni was in Houston this week interviewing for the Houston Rockets ' vacant coaching position, ESPN.com has learned. Sources told ESPN.com that D'Antoni, currently associate head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers , spent Wednesday in Houston on Wednesday after the
Young Boston Marathon Fan Creates Cute But Confusing Sign
A little girl creates an adorable yet illegible sign to cheer on Boston Marathon runners.
NBA to Keep All-Star Game in Charlotte Amid 'Bathroom Bill' Firestorm
Dozens of other companies and artists have boycotted North Carolina in response to a new law that requires people use the bathroom of the sex listed on their birth certificate.
No Change on NBA All-Star Game Despite 'Problematic' NC Law Some Call 'Anti-LGBT'
The NBA said that it's keeping the 2017 All-Star Game in Charlotte, North Carolina, for now despite calls from some fans and basketball stars to move the event because of a new state law some call "anti- LGBT ." "The law as it now stands in North Carolina is problematic for the league,” NBA
NBA Owners to Discuss All-Star Game Amid Controversial NC Law
NBA owners are expecting an update today on the situation surrounding the 2017 All-Star Game in Charlotte, North Carolina, at this week's board of governors meetings in New York. The Tar Heel State has been embroiled in controversy since Republican Gov. Pat McCrory last month signed House Bill 2
The Reason North Carolina's 'Anti-LGBT' Law Is in the Spotlight Now
North Carolina's controversial, so-called "bathroom law" has become a flashpoint in the state -- PayPal announced last week that it is withdrawing plans to open a new global operations center in Charlotte, Bruce Springsteen cancelled a concert in Greensboro scheduled for last weekend, and