It feels weird to say this about a team that lost a road playoff game by 29 points, but, man, the Rockets blew it. Or, anyway, that’s the glass-is-half-empty take: Even without Chris Paul, even on the road, even going against an unbelievably loaded...
by: Katie Dowd — SF Gate 6h
Charles Barkley has been antagonizing Draymond Green since the start of the NBA playoffs. But when he finally came face-to-face with the Warriors star, he was as meek as could be.
by: Ailene Voisin/Guest Columnist — Mercury News 6h
Chris Paul needs to put on a cape and burst from a phone booth — and do it all on one leg.
by: The Associated Press — Boston Herald 13h
OAKLAND, Calif. — An awful start followed by three quarters of utter dominance, spot-on shot-making and beautiful defense — even against one of the game's greatest and hardest to stop in James Harden. That's the way it's been for these up-and-down, uber-t
by: Connor Letourneau — SF Gate 16h
By the time the first quarter came to a merciful end Saturday night, a light chorus of boos was emanating from the sell-out crowd. It was Golden State fans' way of voicing their disapproval over the fact that, in an elimination game, the home team...
by: Gieson Cacho — Mercury News 16h
Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals didn’t start the way the Warriors hoped. After a dismal first quarter, Golden State found themselves down 61-51 at halftime. It seemed like the team…
by: Eddie Sefko — Dallas Morning News 17h
They will have too much money -- perhaps as much as $30 million -- at their disposal not to get into the talent grab.
by: Marcus Thompson II — The Athletic 20h
It's time for the Warriors to return to their greatest resource and essential core: Steph Curry with the ball, doing what he does best.
by: Shane Rhodes — Basketball Insiders 22h
Duke’s Wendell Carter could be the future of the center position in the NBA, writes Shane Rhodes.
by: Jackson Frank — Clutchpoints 22h
Houston Rockets swingman P.J. Tucker is a vagabond of sorts. He started his NBA career with the Toronto Raptors in 2006-07, though only played 17 games and 83 total minutes. Then, he was out of the league for five seasons, traversing throughout Europe...
by: Greg Moore, azcentral sports — The Arizona Republic 23h
NBA Finals serve as a reminder that no franchise has had it as bad for as long as the Phoenix Suns. Good thing summer is filled with optimism.
by: Jeff Zillgitt, USA TODAY Sports — Detroit Free Press 26 May
Kevin Love is being placed in the NBA's concussion protocol and will miss Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday.