Rockets Acquire Chris Paul From Clippers In Eight-Player Trade
The Rockets traded for Chris Paul two days before he could have become a free agent.
Report: Knicks Confident They Will Hire Masai Ujiri Away From Raptors
Sources say Masai Ujiri will be allowed to leave the Raptors if he makes that decision.
Paul George Willing To Commit Long-Term To Cavs If LeBron Stays
Paul George appears willing to commit to remaining with the Cavs, Spurs or Celtics if they remain title contenders.
Gordon Hayward Plans To Reach Free Agent Decision Quickly
Gordon Hayward will meet with the Heat on Saturday and the Jazz on Monday.
Chris Paul Lost Faith In Doc Rivers Due To How He Favored Austin Rivers Over Team
When Doc Rivers decided not to trade for Carmelo Anthony in a trade that would have included Austin Rivers, Chris Paul's position on the matter solidified.
Knicks Fire Phil Jackson As President Of Basketball Operations
Phil Jackson has two years and $24 million remaining on his contract with the Knicks.
Knicks Interested In Jeff Teague
The Knicks had trade talks with the Hawks on Jeff Teague two years ago.
Dunc'd On: 2017 Mock Offseason Part 2
The second part of the mock offseason accounts for the Chris Paul trade, and finds a home for the rest of the key free agents.
Rockets Still Trying To Trade For 3rd Star Following Chris Paul Trade
The Rockets have been in pursuit of a trade for Paul George.
Knicks Not Interested In Hiring Isiah Thomas To Replace Phil Jackson
Isiah Thomas was president of the basketball operations of the Knicks from 2003 until 2008.

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Grading The Deal: Rockets Trade For Chris Paul

by Christopher Reina

The Warriors still appear to be an immovable, unbreakable force, but the Rockets have taken their high variance three-pointers and layup strategy and plunked Chris Paul down right in the middle of it.

Danny Ainge Is High On His Own Supply But He Still Knows What He's Doing

by Colin McGowan

If there's been a legitimate recent critique of Danny Ainge, it's that he's trigger-shy and seems to fetishize his own value-multiplying trade wizardry in lieu of assembling an actual team.

The Lakers' Unworkable Paul George Quandry

by Andrew Perna

The Lakers risk allowing Paul George to play for a contender in 17-18 and not wanting to leave. If they do make the Pacers an increased offer the young talent around him will be diminished significantly.

There's Nowhere For Chris Paul To Go

by Colin McGowan

The very best athletes can let us down while also playing all the way up to their lofty standards. The opportunity doesn't exist, but if Chris Paul could make the same kind of choice Kevin Durant did last summer, would he?

Blazers Could Already Be Done With Offseason

by Erik Garcia Gundersen

Portland's two picks in the frontcourt indicate a new direction as well as a little insurance, with Ed Davis (unrestricted) and Noah Vonleh (restricted) entering contract seasons amid their well documented cap issues.

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2017 NBA Playoffs Bracket

Opening Round
E1 Boston Celtics 4
E8 Chicago Bulls 2
 
 
 
 
E4 Washington Wizards 4
E5 Atlanta Hawks 2
 
E3 Toronto Raptors 4
E6 Milwaukee Bucks 2
 
 
 
 
E2 Cleveland Cavaliers 4
E7 Indiana Pacers 0
 
W1 Golden State Warriors 4
W8 Portland Trail Blazers 0
 
 
 
 
W4 Los Angeles Clippers 3
W5 Utah Jazz 4
 
W3 Houston Rockets 4
W6 Oklahoma City Thunder 1
 
 
 
 
W2 San Antonio Spurs 4
W7 Memphis Grizzlies 2
 
Conference Semi-Finals
 
E1 Boston Celtics 4
E4 Washington Wizards 3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E2 Cleveland Cavaliers 4
E3 Toronto Raptors 0
W1 Golden State Warriors 4
W5 Utah Jazz 0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W2 San Antonio Spurs 4
W3 Houston Rockets 2
Conference Finals
 
 
 
E1 Boston Celtics 1
E2 Cleveland Cavaliers 4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W1 Golden State Warriors 4
W2 San Antonio Spurs 0
NBA Finals
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W1 Golden State Warriors 4
E2 Cleveland Cavaliers 1

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NBA Playoffs Schedule

DateAway TeamHome Team
Jun. 12 at 9:00 PM
Cleveland (L
Golden State (W)
Jun. 9 at 9:00 PM
Golden State (L
Cleveland (W)
Jun. 7 at 9:00 PM
Golden State (W
Cleveland (L)
Jun. 4 at 8:00 PM
Cleveland (L
Golden State (W)
Jun. 1 at 9:00 PM
Cleveland (L
Golden State (W)
May. 25 at 8:30 PM
Cleveland (W
Boston (L)
May. 23 at 8:30 PM
Boston (L
Cleveland (W)
May. 22 at 9:00 PM
Golden State (W
San Antonio (L)
May. 21 at 8:30 PM
Boston (W
Cleveland (L)
May. 20 at 9:00 PM
Golden State (W
San Antonio (L)
May. 19 at 8:30 PM
Cleveland (W
Boston (L)
May. 17 at 8:30 PM
Cleveland (W
Boston (L)
May. 16 at 9:00 PM
San Antonio (L
Golden State (W)
May. 15 at 8:00 PM
Washington (L
Boston (W)
May. 14 at 3:30 PM
San Antonio (L
Golden State (W)
May. 12 at 8:00 PM
Boston (L
Washington (W)
May. 11 at 8:00 PM
San Antonio (W
Houston (L)
May. 10 at 8:00 PM
Washington (L
Boston (W)
May. 9 at 8:00 PM
Houston (L
San Antonio (W)
May. 8 at 9:00 PM
Golden State (W
Utah (L)

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2017 D-League Playoffs Bracket

First Round
W1 Oklahoma City Blue 2
W4 Santa Cruz Warriors 1
 
 
 
 
W2 Los Angeles D-Fenders 1
W3 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 2
 
E1 Raptors 905 2
E4 Canton Charge 0
 
 
 
 
E2 Maine Red Claws 2
E3 Fort Wayne Mad Ants 1
 
Second Round
 
W1 Oklahoma City Blue 1
W3 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 2
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
E1 Raptors 905 2
E2 Maine Red Claws 0
Finals
 
 
 
E1 Raptors 905 2
W3 Rio Grande Valley Vipers 1

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Euroleague Schedule

DateAway TeamHome Team
May. 21 at 2:00 PM
Olympiacos (L
Fenerbahce Ulker (W
May. 21 at 11:00 AM
CSKA Moscow (W
Real Madrid (L
May. 19 at 2:30 PM
Real Madrid (L
Fenerbahce Ulker (W
May. 19 at 11:30 AM
CSKA Moscow (L
Olympiacos (W
May. 2 at 2:00 PM
Anadolu Efes (L
Olympiacos (W
Apr. 28 at 2:00 PM
Olympiacos (W
Anadolu Efes (L
Apr. 28 at 1:00 PM
Real Madrid (W
DDI (L
Apr. 26 at 2:00 PM
Real Madrid (W
DDI (L
Apr. 26 at 12:30 PM
Olympiacos (L
Anadolu Efes (W
Apr. 25 at 2:00 PM
Panathinaikos (L
Fenerbahce Ulker (W

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RealGM Poll

What grade do you give the Rockets for their Chris Paul trade?

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NBA Playoffs Leaders

Russell Westbrook 37.40 Points

DeAndre Jordan 14.29 Rebounds

Russell Westbrook 10.80 Assists

Andre Roberson 3.40 Blocks

Russell Westbrook 2.40 Steals

Kawhi Leonard 33.92 PER

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Top Performers for Jun. 12, 2017

LeBron James 41 Points

LeBron James 13 Rebounds

Stephen Curry 10 Assists

J.R. Smith 2 Blocks

Stephen Curry 3 Steals

LeBron James 33.8 Efficiency

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NBA Playoffs Standings

NBA Champion
#1 Golden State Warriors

NBA Finals
HomeSeriesAway
#1 Golden State 4-1 #2 Cleveland

Conference Finals
HomeSeriesAway
#1 Boston 1-4 #2 Cleveland
#1 Golden State 4-0 #2 San Antonio

Conference Semi Finals
HomeSeriesAway
#1 Boston 4-3 #4 Washington
#2 Cleveland 4-0 #3 Toronto
#1 Golden State 4-0 #5 Utah
#2 San Antonio 4-2 #3 Houston

Opening Round
HomeSeriesAway
#1 Boston 4-2 #8 Chicago
#2 Cleveland 4-0 #7 Indiana
#3 Toronto 4-2 #6 Milwaukee
#4 Washington 4-2 #5 Atlanta
#1 Golden State 4-0 #8 Portland
#2 San Antonio 4-2 #7 Memphis
#3 Houston 4-1 #6 Oklahoma City
#4 L.A. Clippers 3-4 #5 Utah

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D-League Playoffs Leaders

Axel Toupane 41.00 Points

Edy Tavares 12.50 Rebounds

Josh Magette 10.67 Assists

Edy Tavares 5.50 Blocks

Troy Williams 3.00 Steals

Axel Toupane 36.45 PER

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Euroleague Leaders

Keith Langford 21.75 Points

Ekpe Udoh 7.77 Rebounds

Vassilis Spanoulis 6.09 Assists

Ekpe Udoh 2.19 Blocks

Charles Jenkins 2.07 Steals

Artsiom Parakhouski 25.62 PER

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