SportsLine's Top Weekend Picks: NBA & NHL Playoffs Roll OnWith the NBA Playoffs and NHL Playoffs chugging along, SportsLine offers its top sports picks for the weekend. The action starts on Friday night with games in both leagues.
Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich Loses Wife As Team Trails In NBA PlayoffsThe wife of Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has died. She was 67 years old. The Spurs confirmed Erin Popovich's death on Wednesday. The team did not provide any further details.
Jrue Holiday Is Why The Pelicans Lead The Trail BlazersThe Pelicans beat the Trail Blazers twice in Portland to start their NBA Playoff series, thanks to Jrue Holiday's unexpected performance.
Harden Scores 44 Points, Rockets Beat T-Wolves 104-101James Harden scored 44 points and powered a big fourth-quarter run that allowed the Houston Rockets to outlast the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Durant, Warriors Get Defensive, Beat Spurs 113-92Kevin Durant, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson took charge in Game 1 of the first-round series.
SportsLine's Top Weekend Picks: NBA Playoff TimeWith the NBA Playoffs set to tip off, SportsLine offers its top picks for the weekend.
The NBA's First-Round Playoff Pairings Are Filled With IntrigueThe best time of the NBA year is finally here. The playoffs are back, with Golden State and Cleveland not looking like the overwhelming favorites that the league has come to expect.
NBA Looks For Playoffs Not Marred By Conflict Between Players & RefsThe NBA wants to avoid headline-grabbing confrontation with the playoffs starting on Saturday, as stakes and emotions becoming even higher.
Keidel: Is Something Wrong With The Warriors?The Warriors are the West's 2nd seed going into the NBA Playoffs. But as they slip further behind the Rockets, something doesn't feel right.
D'Antoni, Harden, Paul Could Capture Their First NBA Titles With HoustonSeparately, they've never gotten it done. Together, their fortunes might change. James Harden, Chris Paul and coach Mike D'Antoni have led the Rockets to the NBA's best record.
NBA Playoffs 2018: Which Teams Are Actually In Contention?Just a year ago, heading into the NBA playoffs, fans were preparing for Cavs-Warriors III in the NBA Finals. This season, Cavs-Warriors IV is not a guarantee.
How Good Can The Philadelphia 76ers Be Moving Forward?The return of Markelle Fultz, now backup to point guard Ben Simmons, could be just the boost that the 76ers need to succeed in the NBA Playoffs.