(Sporting Alert) — The NBA playoffs continue on Sunday with four more games, including Cleveland against Boston and defending champions San Antonio against LA Clippers.
DALLAS (Sporting Alert) — Following Wednesday night’s final set of regular season games, here is the official NBA playoffs first-round schedule heading into the opening set of games this weekend.
(Sporting Alert) — The Indiana Pacers will try and stay in the playoff hunt with a victory against the Washington Wizards, live on TNT on Tuesday night.
SAN ANTONIO (Sporting Alert, Box Score) — Tiago Splitter scored 14 points and Danny Green finished with 13 and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Utah Jazz 89-69 at AT&T Center on Sunday night. Green, who hit 3-of-4 from three-point range also collected six rebounds, while Splitter grabbed four boards and three assists for San Antonio (26-16), which won three games in a row to stay close to the LA Clippers, Dallas, Houston and Memphis in the Western Conference standings.
Washington raced off to a fast start as three players grabbed double-double in the Wizards’ 102-86 victory over the Chicago Bulls at Verizon Center on Friday night.
SAN ANTONIO (Sporting Alert) — Russell Westbrook poured in an all-round performance on Christmas Day to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 114-106 victory over defending champions San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center.
MIAMI (Sporting Alert) — The NBA Christmas Day games are a massive treat for fans all over the world and all five games will be televised in 37 languages and 215 countries.
MEMPHIS (Sporting Alert) — The Memphis Grizzlies beat Golden State 105-98 on Tuesday night to stop the Warriors’ 16 game win streak.
LOS ANGELES (Sporting Alert) — Blake Griffin scored 21 points and J.J. Redick added 20 and the Los Angeles Clippers pounded the Orlando Magic, 114-86, at STAPLES Center on Wednesday night.
WASHINGTON (Sporting Alert) – Rasual Butler poured in a game-high 23 points off the bench to help the Washington Wizards eased to a 107-86 win over the Miami Heat on Monday night.
HOUSTON, TX (Sporting Alert) — A late turnover by LeBron James helped San Antonio beat Cleveland, while Wesley Johnson, Nick Young and Kobe Bryant hit late free throws and the Lakers win at the Rockets Wednesday night. “We’ve got to continue to play, continue to watch film, continue to go over situations, continue to be in situations and you learn from it,” James noted after his team was dropped at home by the defending champs.
CLEVELAND (Sporting Alert) — LeBron James and Kyrie Irving combined for 64 of Cleveland’s total points in the Cavaliers’ 118-111 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night. Star point guard Derrick Rose returned to the Chicago lineup and had 24 points and seven assists as the Bulls beat the Detroit Pistons 102-91.
LOS ANGELES (Sporting Alert) — The San Antonio Spurs will look to snap a two game losing streak on Monday night when they face the Los Angeles Clippers.
HOUSTON (Sporting Alert) — Dwight Howard poured in 32 points and 16 rebounds in guiding the Houston Rockets to a comfortable 98-81 win over an inferior San Antonio Spurs team at Toyota Center on Thursday night.
HOUSTON (Sporting Alert) — Defending champions San Antonio Spurs will face the Houston Rockets in the NBA featured game of the week, which will be streamed live on the TNT Network on Thursday night.
SAN ANTONIO (Sporting Alert) — The San Antonio Spurs began the defense of their NBA title with an exciting 101-100 victory over the Dallas Mavericks at the AT&T Center on Tuesday night. There were also wins on the night for a very impressive looking Houston Rockets team that hammered the LA Lakers on the road, well as a dominant New Orleans Pelicans, which beat the Orlando Magic easily at home.
SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Spurs overpowered LeBron James and the Miami Heat to win the NBA Championship in Game 5 on Sunday night. Sunday night’s victory saw Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili becoming “the winningest trio in NBA postseason history.”
The San Antonio Spurs will look to close out the NBA Final series with another win over the Miami Heat at the AT&T Center Sunday night.