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Daniels' 3 sends Rockets over Blazers 121-116

04/26/2014 12:02am
Troy 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.

NBA Playoff Capsules

04/26/2014 12:11am
Mike 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.

NBA Team Statistics

04/26/2014 12:20am

Bulls beat Wizards 100-97, trail series 2-1

04/26/2014 1:20am
Mike 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.

Daniels' 3 sends Rockets over Blazers 121-116

04/26/2014 6:30am
James Harden found his shot, and Troy Daniels made his.

AP Sportlight

04/26/2014 6:40am

Bobcats C Jefferson says he's ready for Game 3

04/26/2014 10:10am
Bobcats center Al Jefferson says he'll play in Game 3 Saturday night against the Miami Heat.

Roy Hibbert remains in starting lineup for Pacers

04/26/2014 1:00pm
Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert was in the starting lineup for Game 4 of the NBA playoffs Saturday.

Wizards' Nene suspended for 1 game

04/26/2014 2:30pm
Washington 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.

Pacers-Hawks, Box

04/26/2014 2:51pm

Portland takes 2-1 advantage into Game 4

04/26/2014 3:02pm
Houston's James Harden says the pressure has shifted to the Trail Blazers in their first-round playoff series. Portland's LaMarcus Aldridge respectfully disagrees.

NBA Playoff Glance

04/26/2014 3:20pm

NBA Playoff Glance

04/26/2014 3:21pm

Pacers even series with Hawks, winning 91-88

04/26/2014 4:20pm
The Indiana Pacers knew what they were up against. This was a game they had to have.

Wizards lead Bulls 2-1; won't have Nene for Game 4

04/26/2014 4:40pm
An 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.

LeBron James: 'No room for Donald Sterling in NBA'

04/26/2014 5:00pm
LeBron 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.

Nets look to put Raptors on ropes, take 3-1 lead

04/26/2014 5:50pm
Kyle 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.

Carter beats buzzer, sends Mavs past Spurs 109-108

04/26/2014 7:00pm
Vince Carter knew right away the exact date of the last time he had a buzzer-beating try in a playoff game — 13 years ago.

NBA Playoff Glance

04/26/2014 7:41pm

Heat-Bobcats, Box

04/26/2014 7:51pm

James, Heat top Bobcats 98-85 for 3-0 series lead

04/26/2014 9:01pm
LeBron James stripped the ball at midcourt, raced the length of the floor and lifted off for a powerful one-handed dunk.

Clippers try to stay focused on Warriors in Game 4

04/26/2014 9:20pm
Los 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.

NBA Playoff Glance

04/26/2014 10:41pm

NBA Playoff Glance

04/26/2014 10:41pm

Kings-Sharks Sums

04/26/2014 10:50pm

Kings-Sharks Sum

04/26/2014 10:50pm

NBA Team Statistics

04/26/2014 11:20pm

NBA Playoff Capsules

04/26/2014 11:30pm
Vince 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.

Kings beat Sharks 3-0 to force Game 6

04/26/2014 11:50pm
Now that the Los Angeles Kings have made it halfway to a historic comeback, the task actually seems even more difficult now that they know how close they are.