Warriors know Game 7 back home for Finals trip won't be easy

OAKLAND, Calif. - After a record 73 wins and a memorable Game 6 comeback on the road, the Golden State Warriors' goal of getting back to the NBA Finals and defending their title comes down to Game ...
By Janie McCauley

Warriors force Game 7

OKLAHOMA CITY — Klay Thompson and the defending champion Golden State Warriors forced a seventh game in the Western Conference finals with a 108-101 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on ...

Friday, May 27, 2016

Cavaliers oust Raptors, return to NBA Finals

TORONTO - LeBron James scored 33 points, Kevin Love had 20 points and 12 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers advanced to their second straight NBA Finals by beating the Toronto Raptors 113-87 in ...
By Ian Harrison

NBA Warriors stave off elimination

OAKLAND, Calif. - Stephen Curry scored 31 points, raising his arms in the early moments to awaken Golden State's raucous crowd, and the defending champion Warriors staved off elimination with a ...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Cavaliers take 3-2 series lead over Raptors

CLEVELAND - LeBron James scored 23 points then grabbed a seat, Kevin Love scored 25, and the Cleveland Cavaliers unleashed tenacious defense on Toronto to regain control of the Eastern Conference ...

Warriors have backs against the wall

OAKLAND, Calif. - Steve Kerr gave his Golden State players a much-needed mental day off with time to rest their weary bodies, and he got back to work trying to figure out how to save the season.
By Janie McCauley

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Thunder take commanding lead over Warriors

OKLAHOMA CITY - Russell Westbrook had 36 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Golden State Warriors 118-94 on Tuesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Western ...

Monday, May 23, 2016

Raptors even series with Cavaliers at 2 games apiece

TORONTO - Kyle Lowry scored 35 points, including a driving layup in the final minute, and DeMar DeRozan had 32 as the Toronto Raptors evened the Eastern Conference Finals by beating the Cleveland ...

Warriors' Draymond Green fined but not suspended for groin kick

NEW YORK - Draymond Green was fined $25,000 but not suspended by the NBA on Monday for kicking Oklahoma City center Steven Adams in the groin.

Sunday, May 22, 2016

Duo leads Thunder in rout of Warriors

OKLAHOMA CITY - Kevin Durant scored 33 points, Russell Westbrook had 30 points, 12 assists and eight rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder rolled past the Golden State Warriors 133-105 on Sunday ...

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Raptors ends Cavaliers' playoff streak

TORONTO - DeMar DeRozan scored 32 points, Bismack Biyombo set a Toronto playoff record with 26 rebounds and the Raptors beat Cleveland 99-84 on Saturday night, handing the Cavaliers their first ...
By Ian Harrison

Friday, May 20, 2016

Curry happy to rest his elbow

A black sleeve protecting his sore right elbow, MVP Stephen Curry insists he's fine after yet another postseason injury.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Cavaliers run playoff record to 10-0

CLEVELAND - LeBron James had a triple-double and the Cleveland Cavaliers stayed postseason perfect through 10 games with a 108-89 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Thursday night in Game 2 of ...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Warriors even up series with Thunder

OAKLAND, Calif. - Stephen Curry scored 15 straight points in less than 2 minutes during one dazzling third-quarter stretch, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 118-91 on ...

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Cavs roll past Raptors in Game 1

CLEVELAND -LeBron James scored 24 points in three quarters, Kyrie Irving scored 27 and the Cleveland Cavaliers picked up where they left off before a long layoff by thumping the Toronto Raptors ...

Thunder's Adams apologizes for 'monkeys' remark

OAKLAND, Calif. - Oklahoma City center Steven Adams apologized again Tuesday for describing Golden State's guards as "quick little monkeys" in a televised on-court interview after the Thunder's ...

Monday, May 16, 2016

Thunder surprise Warriors in Game 1

OAKLAND, Calif. - Russell Westbrook scored 27, Kevin Durant added 26 and the Oklahoma City Thunder, fresh off an upset of the San Antonio Spurs, surprised the Golden State Warriors 108-102 in Game 1.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Raptors take Game 7, advance to face Cavs

TORONTO - Kyle Lowry scored 35 points, DeMar DeRozan had 28 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Miami Heat 116-89 in Game 7 on Sunday to advance to the conference finals for the first time in ...

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Raptors, Heat to settle score in Game 7

Either Toronto or Miami will become the 15th NBA team to win two Game 7s in the same postseason. 
By Tim Reynolds

Friday, May 13, 2016

Heat force Game 7 with Raptors

Goran Dragic scored a postseason career-high 30 points, Dwyane Wade added 22 and the Heat rode their small lineup to a 103-91 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Friday night, tying their Eastern ...

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