NATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE ROUND UP

BRYAN COLANGELO the general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers is still firmly denying a report that he has used multiple burner accounts on Twitter to criticize members of the organization and star center Joel Embiid. BARBARA BOTTINI wife of Bryan Colangelo with new evidence showing she is the ghost tweeter and owner of the burner accounts. … Read moreNATIONAL BASKETBALL LEAGUE ROUND UP

CLEVELAND CAVALIERS AND THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS BATTLE FOR THE 4TH TIME IN A ROW

For an unprecedented fourth straight season, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will face off in the NBA Finals. Here are 25 reasons Cavs-Warriors is a rivalry unlike any we’ve seen in sports. By ESPN Staff Stephen A. Smith says LeBron James and the Cavs are already being given no chance to beat the Warriors, so James has … Read moreCLEVELAND CAVALIERS AND THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS BATTLE FOR THE 4TH TIME IN A ROW

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS WIN GAME 7 ROCKETS OUT NEXT UP LEBRON AND THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

The better team won the 2018 Western Conference finals. I’m not sure the more deserving team won, because that’s far too complex of a question for me to fathom here. But the Warriors are better than the Rockets. By  Dan Feldman    NBA.com Golden State Warriors knock off the Houston Rockets in Game 7 of the … Read moreGOLDEN STATE WARRIORS WIN GAME 7 ROCKETS OUT NEXT UP LEBRON AND THE CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

CLEVELAND CAVS ADVANCE TO THE 2018 NBA FINALS

The best two words in sports are Game 7. On Sunday, the Cavaliers came back from an early 12-point deficit to hand the Boston Celtics their first home loss of the postseason. Cleveland advances to the NBA Finals for the fourth straight season, where they’ll await the winner of the Warriors and Rockets in Monday’s Game 7. By CBSSports … Read moreCLEVELAND CAVS ADVANCE TO THE 2018 NBA FINALS

NBA EASTERN CONFERENCE FINALS CAVS CELTICS GAME 7

It was win or go home for the Cleveland Cavaliers as they welcomed the Boston Celtics into Quicken Loans Arena on Friday night, and they are not going home. Instead, the series will head back to Boston for a winner-take-all Game 7, with a trip to the NBA Finals on the line. By CBS Sports How likely is a Cleveland Cavaliers comeback from down … Read moreNBA EASTERN CONFERENCE FINALS CAVS CELTICS GAME 7

NBA NEWS-KERR’s REACTION-ALL NBA TEAMS

Early in the 2009-10 season, Phoenix Suns big man Amar’e Stoudemire, goggles atop his forehead, ambled his way to the timeout huddle. The Suns, two years removed from Mike D’Antoni’s tenure as head coach, were still burning up the floor at their usual breakneck pace. On this night, in this moment, Stoudemire caught his breath after a particularly … Read moreNBA NEWS-KERR’s REACTION-ALL NBA TEAMS

NBA NEWS-LEBRON JAMES-STEPH CURRY-EAST & WEST CONFERENCE FINALS

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION NEWS According to Aran Smith of NBADraft.net, the Lakers have their eye on young big man Mitchell Robinson, and that according to a rumor floating around the Combine, the Lakers made a promise to select Robinson in the first round. That rumor is supported by the fact that Robinson has decided not to participate … Read moreNBA NEWS-LEBRON JAMES-STEPH CURRY-EAST & WEST CONFERENCE FINALS

NBA NEWS-THE DARKO EFFECT-LEONARD & LAKERS

Amid all of the questions and chaos surrounding Kawhi Leonard’s mysterious quadricep injury, it’s easy to forget that he’s only 26 years old. He’s one of the most valuable players in the league. And with Leonard under contract next season and holding a player option for 2019-20, in spite of his reportedly fragile relationship with … Read moreNBA NEWS-THE DARKO EFFECT-LEONARD & LAKERS

NBA NEWS-DRAFT LOTTERY-SUNS DRAW TOP PICK-CELTICS UP 2-0 IN SERIES

The Phoenix Suns‘ most important victory of the year came Tuesday, as the franchise won the 2018 NBA draft lottery. Barring a trade, this will be the Suns’ first No. 1 overall pick in franchise history. After a league-worst 21-61 season, Phoenix had the best odds to win the lottery. By Nick Friedell, ESPN Staff Writer … Read moreNBA NEWS-DRAFT LOTTERY-SUNS DRAW TOP PICK-CELTICS UP 2-0 IN SERIES

NBA COACHING CHANGES-ROCKETS WARRIORS PLAYOFFS

Stan Van Gundy was highly successful with the Heat and Magic. He’s probably still good enough to coach in the NBA, especially when not also splitting his time as team president. After getting fired in Orlando, Van Gundy waited three years to return to the sideline. He accepted the Pistons’ job only when they offered … Read moreNBA COACHING CHANGES-ROCKETS WARRIORS PLAYOFFS