Sport

June 11, 2021

Milwaukee Bucks use ‘defense first’ mentality to get critical win over Brooklyn Nets

12:58 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN The Milwaukee Bucks are still breathing in the playoffs — barely. Already trailing 2-0 in an Eastern Conference semifinal series against […]
June 10, 2021

Chris Paul couldn’t have drawn up a better scenario for the Phoenix Suns

Chris Paul plans. He planned when he forced a trade out of New Orleans a decade ago. He planned when he creatively leveraged a contract option […]
June 9, 2021

LA Clippers’ Paul George welcomes fan taunts, vows more ‘decisive’ play in Game 2

SALT LAKE CITY — As LA Clippers forward Paul George stood at the line with 10 minutes, 11 seconds remaining in Tuesday night’s second-round Game 1, […]
June 8, 2021

Ex-wife of slain NBA player Lorenzen Wright wants judge to throw out her guilty plea

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A judge reset a hearing on Tuesday to address a request by the ex-wife of slain NBA player Lorenzen Wright to throw out […]
June 7, 2021

Brooklyn Nets’ James Harden ruled out of Game 2 with hamstring tightness

NEW YORK — Brooklyn Nets star guard James Harden is out for Game 2 against the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday with what the team is calling […]
June 6, 2021

NBA playoffs 2021 – Experts’ picks for LA Clippers-Dallas Mavericks Game 7 and the conference semifinals

After a thrilling play-in tournament and opening-round action that saw the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers get bounced by the Phoenix Suns and the Milwaukee Bucks […]
June 5, 2021

NBA playoffs 2021 – Experts’ predictions for the conference semifinals

After a thrilling play-in tournament and opening-round action that saw the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers get bounced by the Phoenix Suns and the Milwaukee Bucks […]
June 4, 2021

Damian Lillard says ‘it’s back to the drawing board’ for Portland Trail Blazers after Round 1 exit

After a disappointing finish to their season, losing in six games to the Denver Nuggets, the Portland Trail Blazers appear to be at an offseason crossroads, […]
June 3, 2021

Luka Doncic was destined to have a game this good

LOS ANGELES — From the moment Luka Doncic declared for the NBA draft in 2018, this game was coming. The game when it became clear he […]