Westbrook Fined $15,000 For Postgame CommentThe NBA has fined Thunder star Russell Westbrook $15,000 for using inappropriate language during a postgame media interview. The Rockets beat Oklahoma City by a score of 115-111 on Wednesday night.
Grizzlies Pull Within 2-1 Of San Antonio Spurs With 105-94 WinMike Conley had 24 points and eight assists, helping the Grizzlies snap a 10-game postseason skid against the San Antonio Spurs with a 105-94 victory Thursday night.
Rockets Overcome Westbrook's 51, Take 2-0 Lead Over ThunderThe Houston Rockets got a more modest performance from James Harden, but a collective scoring effort helped them rally for a 115-111 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder to take a 2-0 lead in the first-round Western Conference playoff series.
Memphis Coach Fizdale Blasts 'Unprofessional' NBA OfficiatingMemphis coach David Fizdale blasted the officiating in Game 2 of the Grizzlies' first-round series against the Spurs, deeming it "unprofessional" and "unacceptable" before slamming his fist on a table and storming off.
Leonard's 37 Points Lead Spurs Past Grizzlies 96-82Kawhi Leonard had a postseason career-high 37 points and added 11 rebounds, and San Antonio beat the Memphis Grizzlies 96-82 on Monday night to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.
10 Things To Watch In The NBA PlayoffsThe NBA Playoffs start on Saturday. From the odds in Vegas to the oldest NBA players to LeBron's first-round win streak, here are 10 things that you should know before the postseason begins.
NBA Playoffs Open With Westbrook Vs. HardenRussell Westbrook and the Thunder facing off against James Harden and the Rockets is a sensational start to the NBA postseason. The playoffs open this weekend.
Kelsey Plum Goes No. 1 In WNBA DraftKelsey Plum went first in the WNBA draft Thursday. Plum was taken by the Stars. The Washington guard finished her college career with an NCAA record 3,527 points. Dallas took Kentucky forward Evelyn Akhator with the third pick.
Mavericks End Season With 100-93 Win Over GrizzliesForward Nicolas Brussino, making his second start of the season, and reserve guard Devin Harris each scored 15 points and the short-handed Mavericks ended a five-game losing streak with a 100-93 victory.
Baylor's Motley Puts Name In NBA Draft Without Hiring AgentAll-Big 12 forward Johnathan Motley is entering his name into the NBA draft without hiring an agent, a move that allows the Baylor standout to retain his remaining season of college eligibility.
Westbrook Breaks Record For Triple-DoublesThunder guard Russell Westbrook has broken Oscar Robertson's NBA record with his 42nd triple-double of the season. Westbrook had 23 points, 12 rebounds and six assists by halftime at Denver on Sunday.
NCAA Title Game Viewership Up 30 PercentPerhaps with an assist from the memory of Villanova's Kris Jenkins, viewership for the NCAA national championship game between Gonzaga and North Carolina was up 30 percent from last year.