Warriors hold off Pelicans in Game 1 Every time New Orleans dented Golden State's lead, the Warriors responded. Until the Pelicans ran out of time. Stephen Curry netted 19 of his 34 points in the first half and Golden State held off... Full Story
Rose, Butler star as Bulls top Bucks in Game 1 The Bulls will be a tough out if Derrick Rose plays like he did on Saturday.
Rose looked as healthy as he has all season and netted 23 points to lead third-seeded Chicago to a 103-91 win over the visiting Milwaukee Bucks in... Full Story
Wizards shut down Raptors in OT After blowing a fourth-quarter lead, the Washington Wizards only allowed four points in overtime in their 93-86 win over the Toronto Raptors in Game 1 of this Eastern Conference quarterfinal series.
The fifth-seeded Wizards led by as many as 15 in the fourth quarter but could not hang on. Full Story
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has quadruple bypass surgery NBA all-time leading scorer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is currently recovering from major open heart surgery performed Thursday in Los Angeles.
The UCLA Health System released a statement Friday revealing that the Hall of Fame... Full Story
NBA players to be tested for HGH starting next season The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association announced Thursday that blood testing for Human Growth Hormone (HGH) will start during training camp next fall.
NBA Playoff Preview: Portland vs. Memphis Rare is the occasion where a higher seed does not have homecourt advantage in a first-round series, but that's the case when the fourth-seeded Portland Trail Blazers start the postseason on Beale Street against the Memphis Grizzlies. Memphis had a better record than Portland, but, by virtue of... Full Story
NBA Playoff Preview: Los Angeles Clippers vs San Antonio The two hottest teams in the NBA heading into the postseason clash in a wonderful first-round matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and defending champion San Antonio Spurs.