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James Dolan is contemplating the future of Phil Jackson as president of the Knicks.
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The Pacers may be unwilling to wait until the start of free agency to agree upon a trade and could look elsewhere with their Paul George trade talks.
Rockets Focused On Trading Ryan Anderson If They Need Cap Space
Ryan Anderson is owed $19.6 million and $61.3 million in total over the next three seasons.
Wolves, Spurs, Clippers, 76ers, Magic, Nets, Jazz To Pursue Andre Iguodala
The Warriors still hope to re-sign Andre Iguodala.
Thunder Exercise $1.5M Team Option On Jerami Grant
The Thunder could have declined Jerami Grant's option and he would have become a restricted free agent.
Dunc'd On: Mock Offseason Part 1!
The Mock Offseason podcast simulates the NBA offseason with 4 cap experts.
Jazz Working To Upgrade Roster Before Gordon Hayward's Free Agency
Utah is also exploring scenarios to reshape their roster if Gordon Hayward leaves in free agency.
Knicks Have 'Legitimate' Interest In Re-Signing Derrick Rose
Derrick Rose said in late March that he'd prioritize winning over money as a free agent.
Celtics Have Increasing Confidence In Paul George Extension
The Celtics' belief they can turn Paul George into more than a one-year rental has them increasingly willing to part with significant assets to the Pacers.

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2017 Offseason Preview: Houston Rockets

by Keith P Smith

Even if the Rockets don't get Chris Paul or Paul George, you can bet Daryl Morey will continue to tinker with the roster throughout the summer and all the way up to the trade deadline.

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?

Pacers Go UCLA-UCLA On Draft Night, Hold Onto Paul George

by Andrew Perna

The Pacers drafted T.J. Leaf, Ike Anigbogu and Edmond Sumner while they continue to wait for a Paul George trade they can accept.

Leroux's 2017 NBA Draft Review

by Danny Leroux

The 76ers, Wolves, Mavericks, Kings, Raptors, Lakers, Warriors and Jazz highlight the great drafts, while the Hawks and Bulls have the worst draft nights for the trades each team made.

Grading The Deal: Wolves Acquire Jimmy Butler From Bulls In Lopsided Trade

by Christopher Reina

The Wolves pair Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins with a true superstar in his prime without giving up anything at all of consequence.

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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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Who will win the 17-18 regular season MVP?

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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

Andre Roberson 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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