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Vogel dismissed as Magic coach after 2 years

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 09:44
After a two-season run in which the team didn't reach 30 wins either year, the Magic have fired coach Frank Vogel.

Rivers iffy on future after missing playoffs

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 08:56
Forced to sit out the playoffs for the first time in more than a decade, Clippers coach Doc Rivers was mum on his status with the team going forward.

The players, stats and storylines that will shape the playoffs

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 04:50
Can Houston really unseat Golden State? Was Cleveland a sleeping giant all along? Where does The Process end? The storylines are endless as we embark on the NBA's binge-worthy second season.

NBA to hold drawings for draft tie-breakers

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 03:22
Random drawings by the NBA on Friday afternoon will break several significant ties in the pre-lottery NBA draft standings.

Butler on Timberwolves' berth: 'It means a lot'

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 03:12
Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau and Jimmy Butler expressed excitement and relief after ending the franchise's 14-year playoff drought.

JVG, Jackson and other potential candidates for the Knicks job

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 02:57
Who will be the next head coach in New York? Here are eight potential fits the Knicks could be eying during the search.

Sources: Knicks part ways with coach Hornacek

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 02:48
The Knicks dismissed coach Jeff Hornacek after two seasons, league sources told ESPN.

Fultz becomes youngest to have triple-double

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 01:49
Markelle Fultz ended his up-and-down rookie regular season on a high note, as he became the first teenager to ever post a triple-double in NBA history.

Four The Land: Cavs eye altering 4-seeds' luck

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 00:47
If LeBron James is to raise another banner for Cleveland, the Cavs will have to become only the second team to win the NBA title as a No. 4 seed.

Timberwolves beat Nuggets in OT to end 14-year playoff drought

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 23:54
It came down to the last night of the season, but Minnesota claimed the Western Conference's final playoff spot, sending Denver packing and qualifying for the postseason for the first time since 2004.

SVG: Rampant tanking disrespects NBA's fans

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 23:30
Pistons coach and president of basketball operation Stan Van Gundy decries the tanking he sees across the league, saying it's bad for the NBA's product and shows a "lack of respect" for fans.

Another one: Russ again averages triple-double

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 22:33
By grabbing his 16th rebound of the game in the third quarter, Thunder star Russell Westbrook assured he'd be the first player to average a triple-double in multiple seasons.

Cavs' James plays 82 for first time in career

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 22:27
LeBron James had never played every game in a regular season as he typically sits out games at the end of the season to rest for the playoffs.

82 flavors of Russ: How to dress like OKC's MVP

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 22:23
Russ does what he wants -- on and off the court. We tracked every outfit the NBA's biggest fashion star wore this season. But even if you think you can pull of Westbrook's look, it'll cost you.

Suns' Booker: 'Done with not making playoffs'

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 21:48
Suns star Devin Booker says he's tired of not making the playoffs and will work this offseason to make sure "it doesn't happen again."

Mask on: Embiid sports dramatic facial wear

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 20:36
Joel Embiid went through shooting drills and sat courtside with the 76ers on Wednesday night, wearing a dramatic black face mask to aid his recovery from an orbital bone fracture.

Westbrook rails against stat-padding skeptics

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 15:56
Russell Westbrook needs 16 rebounds to become the first player to average a triple-double more than once. "People that's talking or saying whatever they need to say, they should try to do it and see how hard it is," he said Wednesday.

Hornacek to discuss future with Knicks brass

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 14:28
Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek, who is under contract for next season, said he'd love to return and will discuss his future with team executives on Thursday.

France's Okobo enters draft, is 'one of the best'

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 12:48
Elie Okobo, who is having one of the most productive seasons in French ProA history for a draft-eligible player, will enter the NBA draft, saying he's "one of the best point guards in the draft."

Source: Mbah a Moute likely out for 1st round

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 12:48
Luc Mbah a Moute is likely to miss the first round of the playoffs for the Rockets because of a dislocated shoulder, a source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.