Warriors Move On In NBA Playoffs With Sweep Of Trail BlazersStephen Curry scored 37 points and Golden State beat the Blazers 128-103 on Monday night to advance to the conference semifinals. The Warriors will face the winner of the series between the Utah Jazz and the Los Angeles Clippers, which is tied at 2.
Durant To Play In Game 4 Against BlazersGolden State's Kevin Durant is available to play in Monday night's Game 4 against the Portland Trail Blazers after missing the past two games because of a strained left calf, the Warriors announced.
Keidel: Would Warriors' NBA Finals Win Hurt Durant's Legacy?The Warriors are coasting through the NBA Playoffs without much help from all-star Kevin Durant, who is hurt.
Westbrook Goes On Rant Defending Thunder TeammatesThunder guard Russell Westbrook went on a rant defending his teammates after Sunday's 113-109 loss to the Houston Rockets.
Nene's 28 Lead Rockets Past Thunder For 3-1 Series LeadNene scored 28 points on perfect shooting from the field, and the Houston Rockets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 113-109 on Sunday to take a 3-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.
Tied At 2: Gasol Lifts Grizzlies Past Spurs 110-108 In OTGrizzlies guard Mike Conley said he was an option to take the final shot and that the San Antonio Spurs thought so, too, on a night when he scored a franchise postseason record 35 points.
Kevin Durant Still Questionable For Playoff Game 3 SaturdayKevin Durant participated in a light practice with the Golden State Warriors and was still listed as questionable to play in Saturday's Game 3 of the playoffs.
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.
NBA Fines Grizzlies' Fizdale $30,000 For Officiating RantThe NBA fined the Grizzlies coach $30,000 on Wednesday morning for Fizdale's rant after Memphis' 96-82 loss to San Antonio in Game 2 of their first-round playoff series. Game 3 is Thursday night in Memphis.
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.