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NBA Playoff Capsules

04/25/2014 12:01am
Jeff Teague flung in a wild 3-pointer after the officials appeared to miss him stepping out of bounds, and Kyle Korver finished off Indiana from beyond the arc to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 98-85 victory Thursday night and another lead in the series with the top-seeded Pacers.

NBA Team Statistics

04/25/2014 12:20am

LA Kings avoid elimination in 6-3 win over Sharks

04/25/2014 12:40am
Dustin Brown figured his Los Angeles Kings had climbed too many postseason obstacles over the past two seasons to end their current playoff run without even a single victory.

Clippers beat Warriors 98-96 for 2-1 series lead

04/25/2014 12:41am
Chris Paul pounded his chest and shouted toward the Golden State Warriors' bench. Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan high-fived, and the Los Angeles Clippers soaked in the silence of the once-roaring, gold-shirt wearing crowd as they walked off the court together.

Pacers on the ropes after another loss to Hawks

04/25/2014 1:10am
The Indiana Pacers are questioning their toughness and dealing with speculation about a lineup change.

Nowitzki, Vogel, Warriors honored by PBWA

04/25/2014 8:50am
Dallas Mavericks All-Star Dirk Nowitzki and Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel have been honored by the Pro Basketball Writers Association for their success on the court and cooperation with fans and media.

LeBron taking a beating, and Heat not happy

04/25/2014 12:41pm
LeBron James insisted on Friday that the prospect of being fouled hard won't change his attack mindset, though he and the Miami Heat are increasingly frustrated with how aggressive opponents are permitted to be against him.

James, Heat look to go up 3-0 on feisty Bobcats

04/25/2014 3:10pm
The Charlotte Bobcats have likely earned some respect around the NBA after hanging tough with the two-time defending champion Miami Heat.

Russell, Calhoun, Summitt, Lapchick to be honored

04/25/2014 3:20pm
Bill Russell, Jim Calhoun, Pat Summitt and Richard Lapchick will be honored on Saturday when the National Basketball Retired Players Association holds its legends of basketball philanthropy awards gala at the Mohegan Sun.

Thunder optimistic despite trailing Memphis 2-1

04/25/2014 3:51pm
Kevin Durant insists he and Russell Westbrook aren't turning their first-round series into a two-man show, even if the NBA scoring champ says they may be shooting too much.

Sharks look to close out Kings at home in Game 5

04/25/2014 3:51pm
The San Jose Sharks have far too much respect for the Los Angeles Kings and all they have accomplished the past few years to think that knocking them out of the playoffs would be easy.

Sharks look to close out Kings at home in Game 5

04/25/2014 3:51pm
The San Jose Sharks have far too much respect for the Los Angeles Kings and all they have accomplished the past few years to think that knocking them out of the playoffs would be easy.

NBA will consider giving refs more replay rights

04/25/2014 4:10pm
After further review, the play stands as called.

UConn's Daniels off to NBA, Boatright staying

04/25/2014 4:51pm
National champion UConn is losing one junior star to the NBA draft, while another says he is staying with the Huskies.

McGary tests positive for marijuana, heads to NBA

04/25/2014 5:00pm
Michigan sophomore Mitch McGary is entering the NBA draft, saying he had little choice after testing positive for marijuana during an NCAA tournament he couldn't play in because of an injured back and because he was facing a one-year ban.

Hibbert becomes symbol of Pacers' struggles

04/25/2014 5:40pm
Fairly or not, Roy Hibbert has become the symbol of all that's wrong with the Indiana Pacers.

Bulls' Noah trades barbs with Wizards official

04/25/2014 5:50pm
Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman says things "got out of hand" when Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah got into a shouting match with a Wizards security official during the Bulls' shootaround ahead of Game 3 in the teams' first-round series.

Griffin, Jordan carrying Clippers past Warriors

04/25/2014 6:40pm
Blake Griffin buried bank shots, turnaround jumpers and spinning layups. DeAndre Jordan gobbled up rebounds and opposing shots, often flexing his muscles and letting out a roar.

Harris boosts Mavs vs Spurs again _ 8 years later

04/25/2014 7:30pm
Devin Harris was a young lottery pick the last time he helped the Dallas Mavericks have an answer for San Antonio's Tony Parker in the playoffs.

Raptors-Nets, Box

04/25/2014 8:20pm

NBA Playoff Glance

04/25/2014 8:50pm

Bulls-Wizards, Box

04/25/2014 9:00pm

Nets take 2-1 lead over Raptors with 102-98 win

04/25/2014 9:31pm
Paul Pierce climbed high for the dunk, Kevin Garnett went to the floor for a loose ball, and Brooklyn suddenly looked and sounded like Boston.

Wizards' Nene ejected for scuffle against Bulls

04/25/2014 10:40pm
Jostling and jawing in the fourth quarter, Washington's Nene and Chicago's Jimmy Butler stood toe-to-toe, so close that their foreheads touched.

NBA Playoff Glance

04/25/2014 11:40pm

NBA Playoff Glance

04/25/2014 11:41pm