Multiple Execs Expect Lakers To Pursue Trade For Kawhi Leonard
One league executive believes Kawhi Leonard wants to play in Los Angeles.
Stephen Curry Unlikely To Return Before Game 3 Of 2nd Round
Stephen Curry is expected to take the full six weeks of his 4-6 week timeline.
Mike Budenholzer Withdraws From Suns' Coaching Search
Mike Budenholzer met with the Suns over several days this week.
Joel Embiid At Risk Of Permanent Eye Damage If Hit Again In Orbital Bone
Joel Embiid's previous eye injury happened during his lone season at Kansas.
Kevin Love Expected To Play In Game 3, X-Rays Negative On Left Thumb
Kevin Love merely "jammed" the thumb and could have returned.
Ettore Messina To Coach Spurs In Game 3
Gregg Popovich's wife, Erin Popovich, passed away on Wednesday.
James Dolan: I Just Think Phil Jackson Underestimated The Job
James Dolan lamented the tenure of Phil Jackson as president of the Knicks.
Knicks To Interview Kenny Smith For Head Coaching Job
Kenny Smith has never coached in the NBA and has worked in broadcasting with TNT since 1998.
NBA Playoffs Snapshots (Apr. 18): Cavs/Pacers, Jazz/Thunder, Rockets/Wolves
On Cavaliers/Pacers, Jazz/Thunder and Rockets/Wolves.
LeBron James: We Could Never Build For The Playoffs With Changes During Season
The Cavaliers made dramatic changes at the deadline.

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NBA Analysis

The Pacers' Ascent And Why Our Opinions Are Always Late

by Colin McGowan

The Pacers are more legitimate than they were a week ago and in decent position to upset the Cavs, which is remarkable considering the consensus preseason expectations.

Prospect Report: Mohamed Bamba Of Texas

by Rafael Uehara

Mohamed Bamba could become a special talent on defense while providing complementary finishing and floor spacing on offense.

Oklahoma City's Last Stand To Stay Within History

by John Wilmes

The sheer amount of how much has happened in the Thunder's brief existence has been downright cosmic.

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NBA Schedule

DateAway TeamHome Team
Apr. 19 at 7:00 PM
Philadelphia (W
Miami (L)
Apr. 19 at 9:00 PM
Portland (L
New Orleans (W)
Apr. 19 at 9:30 PM
Golden State (W
San Antonio (L)
Apr. 20 at 7:00 PM
Apr. 20 at 8:00 PM
Apr. 20 at 9:30 PM

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RealGM Poll

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NBA Leaders

James Harden 30.43 Points

Andre Drummond 15.99 Rebounds

Russell Westbrook 10.25 Assists

Anthony Davis 2.57 Blocks

Victor Oladipo 2.36 Steals

James Harden 29.89 PER

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Top Performers for Apr. 19, 2018

Nikola Mirotic 30 Points

Ben Simmons 12 Rebounds

Rajon Rondo 11 Assists

Draymond Green 4 Blocks

Ben Simmons 4 Steals

Nikola Mirotic 28.8 Efficiency

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NBA Standings

# East Record

# West Record
2Golden State58-24
4New Orleans48-34
6Oklahoma City48-34
7San Antonio47-35

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