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May 29, 2024 at 2:52 PM

Timberwolves stay alive against Mavericks to force Game 5

The Minnesota Timberwolves live to fight another day after becoming the only team to come back to win from 3-0 in a series against the Dallas Mavericks.
May 29, 2024 at 2:52 PM
VIDEO: Timberwolves stay alive against Mavericks to force Game 5
May 28, 2024 at 10:46 PM

Boston Celtics close out series to advance to NBA Finals

One of the NBA's most storied franchises is in a position to add to its legacy. The panel discusses the Boston Celtics' series win to grab a spot in the finals.
May 28, 2024 at 10:46 PM
VIDEO: Boston Celtics close out series to advance to NBA Finals
May 28, 2024 at 2:21 PM

NBA legend Bill Walton dies at 71

The legendary basketball player and sportscaster died of cancer on Monday, according to the NBA.
May 28, 2024 at 2:21 PM
VIDEO: NBA legend Bill Walton dies at 71
May 28, 2024 at 1:03 PM

Celtics head to NBA Finals

The Boston Celtics are advancing to the NBA Finals after sweeping the Indiana Pacers in the Eastern Conference Semifinals, 4-0.
May 28, 2024 at 1:03 PM
VIDEO: Celtics head to NBA Finals
May 28, 2024 at 12:18 PM

Basketball legend Bill Walton dead at 71

Bill Walton, the legendary basketball player and sportscaster, died Monday at 71, according to the NBA.
May 28, 2024 at 12:18 PM
Bill Walton is seen during the Ruffles NBA All-Star Celebrity Game during the 2022 NBA All-Star Weekend, Feb. 18, 2022, in Cleveland.
May 28, 2024 at 11:25 AM

NBA Hall of Famer Bill Walton dead at 71

Bill Walton, the legendary basketball player and sportscaster, died of cancer Monday at 71, according to the NBA.
May 28, 2024 at 11:25 AM
VIDEO: NBA Hall of Famer Bill Walton dead at 71
May 27, 2024 at 9:45 PM

NBA legend Bill Walton dead at 71

Two-time NBA champion and hall of famer Bill Walton has died at the age of 71.
May 27, 2024 at 9:45 PM
VIDEO: NBA legend Bill Walton passes away at 71
May 25, 2024 at 5:33 PM

Dallas Mavericks game winning 3-pointer

In game two of the Western Conference Finals, Luka Doncic nails a clutch three-pointer with three seconds left in the game.
May 25, 2024 at 5:33 PM
VIDEO: Dallas Mavericks game winning 3-pointer
May 24, 2024 at 3:02 AM

NBA great Dwyane Wade launches Translatable, an online community supporting transgender youth

NBA great Dwyane Wade has launched Translatable, a nonprofit online community dedicated to supporting transgender youth
May 24, 2024 at 3:02 AM
NBA Hall of Famer Dwyane Wade, center, poses with Carolina Garcia Jayaram, left, CEO of the Elevate Prize Foundation, and Joseph Deitch, right, founder of the foundation, after having received the Elevate Prize Catalyst Award, Thursday, May 23, 2024, at the Make Good Famous Summit in Miami Beach, Fla. Wade has launched Translatable, a nonprofit online community dedicated to supporting transgender youth. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
May 23, 2024 at 2:54 PM

Mavericks win against Timberwolves in Game 1 of Western Conference Finals

ABC News’ Will Reeve has the biggest moments from the Dallas Mavericks’ win against the Minnesota Timberwolves during the NBA Playoffs.
May 23, 2024 at 2:54 PM
VIDEO: Mavericks win against Timberwolves in Game 1 of Western Conference Finals
May 20, 2024 at 11:31 PM

Four NBA teams just one series win away from finals

Dallas, Minnesota, Indiana and Boston have each made to their conference's championship series. The panel weighs in on what two teams could be playing for the league championship.
May 20, 2024 at 11:31 PM
VIDEO: Four NBA teams just one series win away from finals
May 20, 2024 at 3:06 PM

Conference finals set for NBA playoffs

The Indiana Pacers will play the Boston Celtics in the East, while the Dallas Mavericks and Minnesota Timberwolves face off in the West.
May 20, 2024 at 3:06 PM
VIDEO: Conference finals set for NBA playoffs
May 19, 2024 at 4:51 PM

2 big Game 7 matchups for NBA playoffs

NBA Countdown host Malika Andrews joins “GMA” breaking down all the playoff action and the excitement for the two Game 7 matchups.
May 19, 2024 at 4:51 PM
VIDEO: 2 big Game 7 matchups for NBA playoffs
May 18, 2024 at 3:59 PM

Pacers stay alive with Game 6 win over Knicks

ABC News' Ike Ejiochi is here with the highlights and a look ahead to tonight's Thunder vs. Mavericks matchup.
May 18, 2024 at 3:59 PM
VIDEO: NBA playoffs
May 17, 2024 at 12:05 AM

Atlanta's WNBA team moves matchups against Indiana Fever to bigger arena

The Atlanta Dream announced that two upcoming games against Caitlin Clark and the Indiana Fever will be moved to State Farm Stadium to accommodate a larger crowd.
May 17, 2024 at 12:05 AM
VIDEO: Atlanta's WNBA team moves matchups against Indiana Fever to bigger arena
May 15, 2024 at 8:52 PM

Golden State Valkyries announced as WNBA expansion team

The Valkyries will be the first WNBA expansion team since 2008.
May 15, 2024 at 8:52 PM
VIDEO: Golden State Valkyries announced as WNBA expansion team
May 15, 2024 at 1:09 PM

Knicks 1 win away from Eastern Conference NBA Finals

ABC News’ Lara Spencer has the latest on Game 5, including the Denver Nuggets taking command over the Minnesota Timberwolves and the New York Knicks’ win against the Indiana Pacers.
May 15, 2024 at 1:09 PM
VIDEO: Knicks 1 win away from Eastern Conference NBA Finals
May 14, 2024 at 11:52 PM

Catlin Clark to make WNBA debut against Connecticut Sun

Caitlin Clark is scheduled to make her highly anticipated regular-season debut in the WNBA on Tuesday against the Connecticut Sun. The game has sold out.
May 14, 2024 at 11:52 PM
VIDEO: Catlin Clark to make WNBA debut against Connecticut Sun
May 14, 2024 at 7:54 PM

Jess Smith talks upcoming season of WNBA

President of the WNBA Golden State Valkyries, Jess Smith, discusses the upcoming WNBA season.
May 14, 2024 at 7:54 PM
VIDEO: Jess Smith talks upcoming season of WNBA
May 13, 2024 at 10:46 PM

A look at the rise of women's basketball

The WNBA is about to kick off its 28th season after a record-breaking year that saw interest in the sport grow exponentially.
May 13, 2024 at 10:46 PM
VIDEO: A look at the rise of women's basketball
May 12, 2024 at 3:59 PM

Celtics’ take a 2 to 1 lead in series against Cavaliers

Celtics’ stars Jason Tatum and Jalen Brown put in the work, combining 61 points between the two, taking the win 106 to 93 against the Cavaliers.
May 12, 2024 at 3:59 PM
VIDEO: Celtics’ take a 2 to 1 lead in series against Cavaliers
May 11, 2024 at 3:34 PM

ESPN's Malika Andrews interview with Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards

Leading the new guard of "players in the NBA to watch," Anthony Edwards sits down with Malika Andrews in an exclusive interview as the Timberwolves set their sights on an NBA championship.
May 11, 2024 at 3:34 PM
VIDEO: ESPN's Malika Andrews interview with Timberwolves star Anthony Edwards
May 11, 2024 at 3:28 PM

All eyes on the NBA playoffs

ABC News' Morgan Norwood recaps game 3 between the Knicks, Pacers, Nuggets and Timberwolves.
May 11, 2024 at 3:28 PM
VIDEO: All eyes on the NBA playoffs
May 10, 2024 at 3:27 PM

Young Timberwolves fan gets NBA surprise

Minnesota Timberwolves player Naz Reid surprises Mia Almanza and her family with tickets to their conference semifinals game against the Denver Nuggets.
May 10, 2024 at 3:27 PM
VIDEO: Young Timberwolves fans gets NBA surprise
May 10, 2024 at 3:26 PM

Anthony Edwards talks NBA playoffs

The Minnesota Timberwolves star opens up to ESPN's Malika Andrews about his red-hot playoff run.
May 10, 2024 at 3:26 PM
VIDEO: Anthony Edwards talks NBA playoffs
May 10, 2024 at 2:51 PM

Mavericks top Thunder as Cavaliers stun Celtics

ABC News’ Will Reeve shares the highlights from the latest NBA playoff games.
May 10, 2024 at 2:51 PM
VIDEO: Mavericks top Thunder as Cavaliers stun Celtics
May 10, 2024 at 12:18 AM

NBA player suspended after throwing basketball at fans during playoffs game

The Milwaukee Bucks' Patrick Beverly has been suspended for four games without pay after throwing a basketball at two fans during a playoff game.
May 10, 2024 at 12:18 AM
VIDEO: NBA player suspended after throwing basketball at fans during playoffs game
May 9, 2024 at 1:37 PM

Knicks win Game 2 over Pacers in NBA playoffs

ABC News’ Will Reeve recaps the biggest moments from the New York Knicks’ hard-fought win against the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.
May 9, 2024 at 1:37 PM
VIDEO: Knicks win Game 2 over Pacers in NBA playoffs
May 7, 2024 at 3:13 PM

Knicks take Game 1 against the Pacers

The New York Knicks beat the Indiana Pacers 121-117 in a thrilling game.
May 7, 2024 at 3:13 PM
VIDEO: Knicks take Game 1 against the Pacers
1 month ago

Mavericks fans get huge NBA playoff surprise

ABC News’ Will Reeve surprises superfans with tickets to Game 6 of the NBA playoffs.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Mavericks fans get huge NBA playoff surprise
1 month ago

Knicks knock out the 76ers in Game 6

The New York Knicks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 118-115 and advance to the Eastern Conference semifinals for a second straight season.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Knicks knock out the 76ers in Game 6
1 month ago

76ers' superfans surprised with tickets to playoffs

Superfans of the Philadelphia 76erswere surprised with tickets to attend Game 6 of the NBA Playoffs.
1 month ago
VIDEO: 76ers' superfans surprised with tickets to playoffs
1 month ago

Lakers eliminated in NBA playoffs

The Los Angeles Lakers lost to reigning champs the Denver Nuggets.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Lakers eliminated in NBA playoffs
1 month ago

NBA Playoffs churning out surprising storylines

The 2024 NBA playoffs are in full swing. The panel discusses who are the favorites to win the champioship.
1 month ago
VIDEO: NBA Playoffs churning out surprising storylines
1 month ago

Timberwolves advance to next round of NBA playoffs

The Minnesota Timberwolves officially became the first team to move onto the next round of the NBA playoffs after finishing a four game sweep of the Phoenix Suns.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Timberwolves advance to next round of NBA playoffs
1 month ago

Caitlin Clark to have her own signature Nike shoes

The top WNBA draft pick is reportedly set to sign an eight-year deal with Nike worth $28 million; it's also expected to make her one of the very few female players to have their own footwear.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Caitlin Clark to have her own signature Nike shoes
1 month ago

Knicks and Nuggets win big against 76ers and Lakers

ABC News’ Will Reeve has the biggest moments from two of Monday night’s playoff games.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Knicks and Nuggets win big against 76ers and Lakers
1 month ago

2024 NBA playoffs begin

ABC News’ Will Reeve has the top three things you should know about this season’s playoff games and the teams to watch.
1 month ago
VIDEO: 2024 NBA playoffs begin
1 month ago

NBA playoffs breakdown with ESPN’s Malika Andrews

ESPN’s Malika Andrews breaks down the first round of the NBA playoffs with a look at the teams and the players to watch.
1 month ago
VIDEO: NBA playoffs breakdown with ESPN’s Malika Andrews
1 month ago

NBA playoffs set to begin

The NBA’s regular season has come to an end with Sunday marking the beginning of the playoffs.
1 month ago
VIDEO: NBA playoffs set to begin
1 month ago

NBA player banned for life after allegedly betting on basketball games

The NBA banned Jontay Porter of the Toronto Raptors for life after an investigation concluded he allegedly placed at least 13 bets on NBA games under an associate’s account.
1 month ago
VIDEO: NBA player banned for life after allegedly betting on basketball games
1 month ago

Toronto Raptors' Jontay Porter banned for life from the NBA

The NBA banned Jontay Porter for life for allegedly disclosing confidential info to bettors, limiting participation in games with the Raptors and betting on NBA games while in the G League.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Toronto Raptors' Jontay Porter banned for life from the NBA
1 month ago

Outrage over WNBA and NBA pay disparity

Our panel discusses the 2024 WNBA draftee’s salaries and why rookies are paid so little compared to their NBA counterparts.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Outrage over WNBA and NBA pay disparity
1 month ago

WNBA draft exposes disparity between men and women players

The ratings for Monday's WNBA draft rivaled 2003’s NBA draft. But before possible endorsements, the base salary for every rookie in the WNBA is a fraction of 1% of the highest-paid NBA rookie.
1 month ago
VIDEO: WNBA draft exposes disparity between men and women players
1 month ago

Watch this young Steph Curry fan's reaction when he signs his jersey

The Warriors star signed this young fan's jersey after a game at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Watch this young Steph Curry fan's reaction when he signs his jersey
1 month ago

Indiana catches Caitlin Clark fever

Most sizes of Caitlin Clark's jersey sold out on Fanatics within an hour of the Indiana Fever selecting her as the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft on Monday.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Indiana catches Caitlin Clark fever
1 month ago

Caitlin Clark’s starting salary reveals major pay gap in women’s sports

The No. 1 draft pick is slated to make a little over $76,000 during her rookie season with the Indiana Fever — just quarters on the dollar compared to her male counterparts.
1 month ago
VIDEO: Caitlin Clark’s starting salary reveals major pay gap in women’s sports
1 month ago

Caitlin Clark reveals why she was kicked out of PE class in third grade

Caitlin Clark joined "GMA" Tuesday after being selected no. 1 in the WNBA Draft Monday night by the Indiana Fever.
1 month ago
Caitlin Clark joined "Good Morning America" on Tuesday after being selected number one in the WNBA Draft.
2 months ago

Bronny James declares for NBA draft

Bronny James took a step towards potentially playing with his dad Lebron, declaring for the NBA draft while also entering the transfer portal for the NCAA.
2 months ago
VIDEO: Bronny James declares for NBA draft
3 months ago

NBA legend Dwyane Wade on 'The Barber of Little Rock'

Dwyane Wade is the producer of the Oscar-nominated documentary, "The Barber of Little Rock." Joining him is the subject of the film, Arlo Washington.
3 months ago
VIDEO: NBA legend Dwayne Wade on 'The Barber of Little Rock'