04/26/2014 12:02amTroy Daniels hit a 3-pointer with 11.9 seconds left and the Houston Rockets narrowed Portland's first-round playoff advantage to 2-1 with a 121-116 overtime victory over the Trail Blazers on Friday night.
04/26/2014 12:11amMike Dunleavy scored 35 points, one shy of his career-high, Jimmy Butler hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 24 seconds remaining, and the Chicago Bulls hung on Friday night for a 100-97 win over the Washington Wizards, trimming the deficit to 2-1 in their Eastern Conference first round series.
04/26/2014 1:20amMike Dunleavy was making so many 3-pointers the Washington Wizards overplayed him at the arc and let him drive for a three-point play instead.
04/26/2014 6:30amJames Harden found his shot, and Troy Daniels made his.
04/26/2014 10:10amBobcats center Al Jefferson says he'll play in Game 3 Saturday night against the Miami Heat.
04/26/2014 1:00pmIndiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert was in the starting lineup for Game 4 of the NBA playoffs Saturday.
04/26/2014 2:30pmWashington Wizards forward Nene has been suspended by the NBA for Game 4 of the team's first-round series against the Chicago Bulls for head-butting and grabbing Jimmy Butler around the neck with both hands and attempting to throw him down.
04/26/2014 3:02pmHouston's James Harden says the pressure has shifted to the Trail Blazers in their first-round playoff series. Portland's LaMarcus Aldridge respectfully disagrees.
04/26/2014 4:20pmThe Indiana Pacers knew what they were up against. This was a game they had to have.
04/26/2014 4:40pmAn already rough-and-tumble playoff series between the Washington Wizards and Chicago Bulls now has a full-blown fracas, an ejection and a Game 4 suspension for Nene.
04/26/2014 5:00pmLeBron James called comments on an audio recording of a man identified as Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling "appalling" and said he's not sure if he would suit up for the remainder of the NBA playoffs if he played for the Clippers.
04/26/2014 5:50pmKyle Lowry had a banged knee, busted lip and a knot on his elbow, and Dwane Casey sounded more like a corner man than the coach of the Toronto Raptors.
04/26/2014 7:00pmVince Carter knew right away the exact date of the last time he had a buzzer-beating try in a playoff game — 13 years ago.
04/26/2014 9:01pmLeBron James stripped the ball at midcourt, raced the length of the floor and lifted off for a powerful one-handed dunk.
04/26/2014 9:20pmLos Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers would prefer to be talking about how well Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan have played against the Golden State Warriors. Or how his team has defended Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson. Or just about anything that has happened on the court in the first-round playoff series.
04/26/2014 11:30pmVince Carter hit a double-pump 3-pointer at the buzzer to give the Dallas Mavericks a 109-108 victory in Game 3 and a first-round series lead over the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs on Saturday.