The Cleveland Cavaliers will move forward in the playoffs without Kevin Love. The forward has been ruled out for the team’s next playoff series — and perhaps longer — after dislocating his left shoulder in Sunday’s victory to sweep Boston.
The Connecticut businessman who tried to bring the Phoenix Coyotes to Seattle is partnering with NBA legend Bill Russell and former Sonics star Fred Brown.
Cleveland swept the Boston Celtics in a first-round Eastern Conference series, but Cavaliers forward Kevin Love suffered a dislocated left shoulder. Love accused former Gonzaga player Kelly Olynyk of deliberately trying to injure him.
Stephen Curry scored 39 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 109-98 victory at New Orleans — and a sweep of their first-round Western Conference playoff series.
James Harden scored a playoff career-high 42 points, Dwight Howard had his postseason best with 26 rebounds and the Rockets beat the Mavericks 130-128 for a 3-0 lead in their best-of-seven Western Conference first-round series.
Stephen Curry scored 40 points, including a three-pointer in the final seconds of regulation to complete a 20-point, fourth-quarter comeback, and the Golden State Warriors beat New Orleans 123-119 in overtime Thursday night to take a 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff series.
Adam Silver said Thursday that NBA expansion or relocation is unlikely for at least 2 or 3 years, making an NHL-first scenario more likely for Seattle.
Scott Brooks did everything but win a championship. It wasn’t enough.
Steve Gordon, who worked for the Sonics and several other NBA teams and longtime friend of Steve Ballmer, enters guilty plea in U.S. District Court.