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 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.
Marcus Smart's Thumb Injury May Hinder Celtics' Playoff HopesInjuries have hit the Boston Celtics once again, but the absence of point guard Marcus Smart may be too hard to overcome.
Celtics Forward Jaylen Brown Leaves Game After Hard LandingJaylen Brown, who landed hard on his back and head following a dunk late in the third quarter, was going to be all right.
Keidel: LeBron James, Cavaliers Still No Threat To WestLeBron James and his retooled Cavs still can't compete with the Warriors or Rockets. And an offseason move to the Lakers won't change that.
Texans In Town For NBA Playoffs Charged With Boston Area CrimesProsecutors say a five-man group of friends from Texas who flew to Boston last spring for an NBA playoff game committed a series of vehicle thefts and burglaries while in Massachusetts.
Irving Leads Short-Handed Celtics In 97-90 Win Over MavericksKyrie Irving had 23 points and five assists, and Jayson Tatum added 17 points and 10 rebounds as the short-handed Celtics slipped past the Mavericks by a score of 97-90 on Wednesday night.
Irving's 47 Lead Celtics Past MavericksKyrie Irving scored 10 of his season-high 47 points in overtime as the Celtics rallied from 13 points down in the fourth quarter to beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-102 on Monday night
Isaiah Thomas On Trade To Cavaliers: "It Still Hurts."Isaiah Thomas' two sons had different reactions to his trade from the Celtics to the Cavaliers.
Boston Bound: Cavs Trade Irving To Celtics For Thomas, MoreThe Cleveland Cavaliers granted Kyrie Irving's request and traded the All-Star guard to the Boston Celtics.
Celtics To Retire Paul Pierce's No. 34The Boston Celtics will retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 during their Feb. 11 game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Biggest Moves Of The NBA OffseasonWith the dust finally settling on free agency, we take a look at the biggest moves around the NBA this offseason.
Celtics Trade No. 1 Overall Draft Pick To 76ersThe Boston Celtics have traded the No. 1 pick in this week's NBA draft to the Philadelphia 76ers.
James Passes Jordan, Cavs Back In Finals With 135-102 WinLeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 on Thursday night to claim their third straight Eastern Conference title
Irving's 42 Carries Cavaliers Past CelticsThe Cleveland Cavaliers moved within one win of an almost inevitable third date in the NBA Finals with Golden State by rallying to beat Boston 112-99 on Tuesday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.