Golden State Warriors eliminate Dallas Mavericks with Game 5 win, return to NBA Finals for first time since 2019

Golden State Warriors eliminate Dallas Mavericks with Game 5 win, return to NBA Finals for first time since 2019

11:27 PM ET Kendra AndrewsESPN SAN FRANCISCO – As Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr watched his team celebrate their 120-110 win over the Dallas Mavericks, he had a flashback to 2015. He was a rookie coach, and his team had just won the Western Conference finals, punching their ticket to the NBA Finals. That … Read more

Klay Thompson Reacts to His Resilient Return to NBA Finals

Klay Thompson Reacts to His Resilient Return to NBA Finals

There was a time where even Klay Thompson, himself, questioned whether or not he’d be back. After two years and a pair of catastrophic injuries, surgeries and recoveries later, though, Thompson and the Golden State Warriors are back in the NBA Finals – their sixth trip in eight seasons. “Just such a surreal feeling. It’s … Read more

trade rumors, free agency, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, Zach LaVine, Los Angeles Lakers, Russell Westbrook

trade rumors, free agency, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, Zach LaVine, Los Angeles Lakers, Russell Westbrook

There’s potential chaos coming in Brooklyn, more smoke than fire around Zach LaVine’s off-season decision, while the Lakers have put their foot down. All that and more in the latest edition of the NBA Rumor Mill! Watch Every Game of the The 2022 NBA Conference Finals & The Finals with ESPN on Kayo. New to … Read more

What to watch, what to bet this weekend

What to watch, what to bet this weekend

It’s another big sports weekend, and we’ve got your guide to all the essential action, from the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs and the Eastern and Western conference finals in the NBA, to horse racing and UFC Fight Night and plenty of golf to be played at the PGA Championship. For international flavor, … Read more

Charles Barkley responds to hecklers, Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks, video, footage, what did he say, latest, updates, news

Charles Barkley responds to hecklers, Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks, video, footage, what did he say, latest, updates, news

Charles Barkley’s trash talk reached a vulgar new level on Wednesday, when the “Inside the NBA” crew filmed a live show outside the Chase Center prior to Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals between the Warriors and Mavericks. The basketball Hall of Famer, who picked the Mavericks to win the series, was being heckled … Read more

NBA Playoffs 2022: Luka Doncic beer photo sends NBA world into a frenzy

NBA Playoffs 2022: Luka Doncic beer photo sends NBA world into a frenzy

A now-viral photo of Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic drinking a beer had NBA fans on the social media in a tizzy on Wednesday. Sorry, NBA Twitter, but the Luka Doncic beer photo isn’t what you think it is. A now-viral photo of the Dallas Mavericks star drinking a beer had NBA fans on the … Read more

Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks, Western Conference Finals Game 1 result, score, video

Golden State Warriors vs Dallas Mavericks, Western Conference Finals Game 1 result, score, video

The Golden State Warriors have been there, done that. And that’s what it felt like on Thursday (AEST) as they shut down Luka Doncic, and the rest of the Dallas offence, and took Game 1 112-87 in San Francisco. Determined to prove their dynasty simply had a small break, and didn’t actually come to an … Read more

Spencer Dinwiddie and Gabe Vincent could play huge roles in NBA conference finals

Spencer Dinwiddie and Gabe Vincent could play huge roles in NBA conference finals

MIAMI – Twenty-five thoughts on the NBA’s conference finals, which are both packed with stars like Stephen Curry, Luka Dončić, Jayson Tatum and Jimmy Butler and likely will hinge on players you probably haven’t heard about that much. 1. Someone who used to watch the Brooklyn Nets practice told me about Kyrie Irving, and he … Read more

Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat, Tyrese Maxey, reaction, video, Joel Embiid calls out Raptors fans, injury, chant, James Harden contract

Philadelphia 76ers vs Miami Heat, Tyrese Maxey, reaction, video, Joel Embiid calls out Raptors fans, injury, chant, James Harden contract

Joel Embiid returned from injury as the Philadelphia 76ers shut down the Miami Heat 99-79 to claim a crucial win in their Eastern Conference semi-finals series. The Heat had jumped out to a 2-0 series lead with Embiid sidelined but shot just 35.1 per cent from the floor on Saturday as the Sixers made a … Read more

NBA coaching prospects – Here are the top names league insiders are extolling behind the scenes

NBA coaching prospects – Here are the top names league insiders are extolling behind the scenes

FORTUNATELY FOR THE NBA’s head coaches, 2021-22 was a season of relative contentment. The league has seen just two firings, Frank Vogel by the Los Angeles Lakers and James Borrego by the Charlotte Hornets, while the Sacramento Kings parted ways with interim head coach Alvin Gentry on April 11. The teams at the bottom of … Read more