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Bleacher ReportBefore complaining about a lackluster NBA postseason loaded with lopsided matchups, consider the end result. All those blowouts will yield an epic Finals rematch between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. The playoffs have offered no …For these NBA Finals to be compelling, Cavaliers’ defense simply can’t rest vs....

SalonEnes Kanter, the NBA center and Turkish national who was detained in Romania last week after his passport had been revoked, is now wanted by the Turkish government. Turkey issued an arrest warrant this week against Kanter and accused him of being a …Turkey issues warrant for NBA player’s arrestThe Hill (blog)Turkish NBA star tweets ‘you can’t...

Yahoo SportsFILE PHOTO – Turkish NBA player Enes Kanter speaks about the revocation of his Turkish passport and return to the United States at National Basketball Players Association headquarters in New York, U.S. on May 22, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File …Turkey issues warrant for NBA player’s arrestThe Hill (blog)NBA’s Enes Kanter Reportedly...

Washington PostThe Cleveland Cavaliers did what they were supposed to Thursday night, obliterating the Celtics in Boston in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals to punch their third straight ticket to the NBA Finals. For their superstar, LeBron James, it’s his …Cavs-Warriors III: Ranking every player in the 2017 NBA Finals by importanceCBSSports.comNBA...

NBA.comThere are always moments which go viral in the NBA. Here are the top five moments on this week’s “Meme Team” as counted down by The Starters. Watch The Starters weekdays on NBATV throughout the playoffs and get more of them on their website: … and more …read more Source:: NBA News By Google News ...

SFGateThe Warriors have faced two constants this season: winning and criticism. Now, as they prepare for their third straight NBA finals against Cleveland, Golden State players are taking issue with the notion that their dominance has made the playoffs less … and more …read more Source:: NBA News By Google News ...

CBSSports.comThe 2017 NBA Finals pit the Golden State Warriors vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers for the third straight time, the “three-match.” These two teams know each other, and yet they are now very different than they were a year ago, and not just because of the …Them Again? And Again? Warriors-Cavaliers Finals Are an NBA FirstNew York TimesBring...

CBSSports.comNow that we know, for good, who is returning to college and who is staying in the NBA Draft, let’s move on for a moment from teams and instead talk about the prospects — particularly the players who are staying in this year’s draft pool but might be …NBA Draft trade rumors: Sixers, Knicks should talk Kristaps Porzingis blockbusterNJ.comThe...

CBSSports.comLonzo Ball made headlines when it came out that he wouldn’t be working out for the Celtics despite them having first pick in this year’s NBA Draft. It’s well known that Ball wants to play for the Lakers so it seemed like he was doing his best to …Shootaround (May 26) — Lonzo Ball reportedly mulling workout with Philadelphia...

Bleacher ReportThe NBA Finals are now set between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors, which means every team with a first-round pick is now officially in offseason mode and preparing for the 2017 NBA draft. Neither the Cavs nor the Warriors own a …2017 NBA Mock Draft | Post-early entry deadline editionFanRag Sports (blog)NBA’s Most Wanted:...

ESPNrantnrave:// Add the Yankees to the list of teams trying to solve the riddle that is millennials. This deep dive into the team’s revenue problems at Yankee Stadium concludes with the team’s execs trying to figure out how to cater to the young generation. …read more Source:: NBA News By Google News ...

Chicago Tribune (blog)The only predictable part of the NHL is the Capitals and Blues will blow it. The only drama in the NBA is what LeBron James will wear to the postgame. You don’t have to pick a lane, but as someone who loves hockey first and always, I find the NBA … and more …read more Source:: NBA postseason’s predictable excellence...

FOXSports.comThe Warriors never were challenged; the Cavs lost only one game on the path to the NBA Finals. We’re about to head into the month of June and so far the biggest debates of the postseason have been: Are the Clippers going to break up? (We ask that every …Warriors GM: Steve Kerr’s status for the NBA Finals remains unclearESPNNBA Finals...

NBA.comInside the NBA: Cavaliers vs. Warriors Finals Rematch. The Inside crew talk about what needs to be done for either team to win the 2017 NBA Finals. Inside the NBA. 6:44. The Inside crew talk about what needs to be done for either team to win the 2017 … and more …read more Source:: NBA News By Google News ...

The Ringer (blog)And if that play took place in the NBA, you’ll have no trouble, because the NBA uploads every clip onto its website. But even if you’re not on NBA.com, YouTube or Twitter will usually have the latest highlights. The NFL is a much different experience … …read more Source:: NBA News By Google News ...

ESPNJordan’s record stood for 20 years, as he scored his last playoff points in the Chicago Bulls’ Game 6 win over the Utah Jazz in the 1998 NBA Finals. James, who also ranks in the top 10 in playoff rebounds (seventh), playoff assists (third) and playoff …LeBron James surpasses Michael Jordan as NBA’s all-time playoff scoring leaderFOXSports.comLeBron...

ESPNIn 2015, following the Warriors’ title, 15.9 percent of NBA fans named Steph their favorite player, with 11.7 percent identifying with LeBron, according to ESPN fan research. One year later, after the Cavs’ comeback series win, the numbers flipped …2017 NBA Finals: Odds And Winning Predictions For Golden State Warriors Vs. Cleveland CavaliersForbesShootaround...

ESPNOAKLAND, Calif. — Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers says Steve Kerr hasn’t been ruled out for a postseason return, but the organization still doesn’t know if Kerr will coach the team in the NBA Finals. “He’s doing everything but coaching.The bitter memory of losing to the Cavaliers drove the Warriors back to the NBA...

ComplexRashad McCants was once a promising young guard who on North Carolina’s 2005 National Championship team, but he flamed out of the NBA in less than four seasons and bounced around overseas teams. His explanation for his predicament, according to … and more …read more Source:: NBA News By Google News ...

New York TimesCHARLOTTE, N.C. — The N.B.A. All-Star Game is headed back to Charlotte in 2019, a couple of years later than originally planned. The N.B.A. announced on Wednesday that the All-Star weekend will be held Feb. 15-17 in Charlotte, and the game will be …Charlotte gets 2019 NBA All-Star Game after change in North Carolina lawWashington PostNBA awards...