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Davis' 47 points leads Pelicans to sweep of Trail Blazers

Brett Martel, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 8:50pm

Anthony Davis sat on the court, a scowl on his face and his biceps flexed on each side of his head.

NBA fines Wizards' Markieff Morris, Celtics' Marcus Morris

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 6:59pm

The NBA has fined Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris and twin brother Marcus Morris of the Boston Celtics for their roles in separate incidents during playoff games.

76ers take control, top Heat 106-102 for 3-1 series lead

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 4:26pm

Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid certainly aren't acting like playoff first-timers, and JJ Redick provided the veteran leadership that Philadelphia so desperately needed.

Popovich won't coach Spurs in Game 4 against Warriors

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 2:39pm

Gregg Popovich won't coach the San Antonio Spurs in their possible series finale against the Golden State Warriors as he grieves the death of his wife.

Turner returns, Harkless out for Portland in Game 4

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 2:20pm

Portland coach Terry Stotts says Evan Turner is available to play but Maurice Harkless will miss Game 4 of the first-round playoff series with New Orleans.

Curry cleared for modified practice after knee injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 10:18am

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has been cleared to take part in modified practices but will be out at least one more week with a left knee injury.

Heat's Winslow fined $15,000 for stepping on Embiid's mask

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 8:34am

Miami's Justise Winslow has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for attempting to damage Philadelphia center Joel Embiid's facemask during Game 3 of their playoff series.

Pacers erase 17-point deficit to take 2-1 lead over Cavs

Michael Marot, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 4:58am

The Indiana Pacers kept insisting this team was different.

Defense found: Bucks overwhelm Celtics for 116-92 win

Genaro C. Armas, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 11:20pm

Length and athleticism make the Milwaukee Bucks a dangerous team with the ball.

Wizards show some fight, top Raps 122-103, get series to 2-1

Howard Fendrich, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 10:16pm

All of about 2½ minutes into the game, Washington forward Markieff Morris and Toronto's OG Anunoby needed to be separated after a near-fight that drew in other players.

Touchdown Bucks! Packers' Rodgers buys into NBA team

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 8:44pm

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has joined the ownership group of the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks as a limited partner.

Bucks starting center John Henson out for Game 3

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:47pm

Milwaukee Bucks starting center John Henson will miss the playoff game Friday night against the Boston Celtics with a sore back.

Cavaliers players show up to Pacers game wearing same suits

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 6:28pm

LeBron James and his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates arrived in style Friday.

Towns, T-wolves return home in big hole against Rockets

Dave Campbell, Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 4:33pm

The first taste of the NBA playoffs for Timberwolves All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns has been rather bitter, thanks to the 3-point-happy Houston Rockets.

Syracuse guard Tyus Battle to enter name in NBA draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 1:46pm

Tyus Battle will enter his name in the NBA draft, but he's not hiring an agent.

Michigan's Matthews enters NBA draft without hiring agent

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 12:53pm

Michigan standout Charles Matthews is taking a step toward playing professional basketball without giving up on the option of staying in school.

Vanderbilt becomes Kentucky's 6th player to enter NBA draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 12:19pm

Kentucky forward Jarred Vanderbilt will enter the NBA draft but not hire an agent.

Jayhawks' Azubuike enters NBA draft, could return to Kansas

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 11:35am

Kansas center Udoka Azubuike (you-DOE'-kuh az-uh-BOO'-kee) is declaring for the NBA draft but is not hiring an agent, leaving open the possibility of returning to the Jayhawks for his junior season.

Cavaliers expect Love to play in Game 3 of Pacers series

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 9:07am

Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tryonn Lue expects injured forward Kevin Love to play Friday in Game 3 at Indiana.