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  • Mannix: What do the Celtics do if they can't sign Kevin Durant?

    Chris Mannix talks with Toucher & Rich about what Danny Ainge's plan should be if they are unable to pull off the unlikely scenario of signing Kevin Durant in free-agency, with Boston having a ton of cap space and assets.

    Comcast SportsNet New England
  • Varejao: Henderson 'had the right' to be upset about accidental trip

    OAKLAND Anderson Varejao concedes that he looks guilty but insists the visual does not tell the complete truth. The Warriors center admitted tripping Trail Blazers forward Gerald Henderson Sunday in Game 1 of the Western Conference Semifinals but insists that it was accidental despite the…

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    Tue, May 3
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  • Blakely: Why Celtics should roll the dice on Bender

    A. Sherrod Blakely joins SNC to give his NBA Draft preview, and explains why he thinks the Boston Celtics should roll the dice on 18-year-old Dragan Bender if they get the chance.

    Comcast SportsNet New England
  • Warriors overwhelm Blazers with unreal crunch-time run, go up 2-0

    Golden State struggled early but completely dominated the final nine minutes to pick up a big win over hot-shooting Portland.

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  • Celtics begin working out draft prospects Wednesday

    The Celtics’ practice facility will become a basketball port-of-call in the coming weeks as some of the best young talent passes through, all with the goal of doing their best to impress the Celtics’ brass. Austin Ainge, the Celtics’ director of player personnel, said Boston will begin working out…

    Comcast SportsNet New England
  • Play

    Whiteside Injures His Knee

    Hassan Whiteside slips and injures his knee on the play. Would leave the game, but returned later in the 2nd quarter.

    NBA.com
  • Wade, Heat beat Raptors in OT after Lowry's halfcourt heave

    It only counts as one win, though the Miami Heat had to work twice as hard to get it. Goran Dragic scored 26 points, Dwyane Wade had seven of his 24 in overtime after Kyle Lowry's halfcourt shot tied it at the buzzer, and the Heat beat the Toronto Raptors 102-96 on Tuesday night in Game 1 of their…

    The Associated Press
  • LeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1

    Rusty, rested or reeling, LeBron James and the Cavaliers find a way to beat the Hawks in the playoffs every time. James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and Cleveland withstood a strong second-half surge by Atlanta to maintain its chokehold on the Hawks with a 104-93 victory Monday night in…

    The Associated Press
    Wed, May 4
    8:00 PM EDT
    Atlanta at Cleveland
    Preview Game
  • Blakely's 2016 NBA Mock Draft 1.0

    BOSTON – It’s that time of year again when we “NBA experts” make a mockery of ourselves with a string of mock drafts. After watching most of the top prospects during the college basketball season and several international players via video replays, this is how I see the first round of June’s NBA…

    Comcast SportsNet New England
  • Summer agenda: Orlando Magic

    It might be time for Orlando to gauge the trade value of guard Victor Oladipo.

    Yahoo Sports
  • NBA-National Basketball Association roundup

    The NBA admitted officials on the floor missed a foul call late in a Western Conference playoff game on an inbounds play that they had never seen before Monday night. There were four other incorrect non-calls in the final 13.5 seconds of the Oklahoma City Thunder's 98-97 victory over Spurs in San…

    Reuters
  • Summer agenda: Chicago Bulls

    With the right plan in place, Jimmy Butler and the Bulls could return to the playoffs.

    Yahoo Sports
  • Australia to host Basketball without Borders camp in June

    (Reuters) - The National Basketball Association said on Monday its Basketball without Borders camp will be held in Australia for the first time later this year. The basketball development camp, run jointly with FIBA, basketball's world governing body, will be held June 23-26 at Dandenong Basketball…

    Reuters
  • Seattle city council rejects street closing plan for proposed arena

    By Brendan O'Brien and Eric M. Johnson SEATTLE (Reuters) - Seattle's city council on Monday narrowly rejected a proposal that would pave the way for a new sports arena, dimming the hopes for the NBA to return to the city after the beloved SuperSonics moved away in 2008. The council voted 4-5…

    Reuters
  • U.S. FCC approves Altice purchase of Cablevision Systems

    (Adds Altice reaction, details from order) By David Shepardson WASHINGTON, May 3 (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Tuesday it had approved European telecoms group Altice NV's acquisition of U.S. cable company Cablevision Systems Corp in a $17.7 billion deal that…

    Reuters
  • Raptors ratings still struggling to compete with NHL, Jays

    Despite getting more attention from Canadian TV viewers, the Toronto Raptors are still struggling to compete with hockey and baseball. Canadian sports network Sportsnet says the Raptors' first-round Game 7 win over the Indiana Pacers had average audience of 1.53 million viewers Sunday night, making…

    The Associated Press
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    Barnes Gets Aggressive

    Harrison Barnes drives in for the vicious jam.

    NBA.com
  • Dwyane Wade 'honored' to be Prince's favorite player

    Dwyane Wade says he's feeling ''all kinds of emotions'' after hearing that he was Prince's favorite basketball player.

    The Associated Press
  • The Vertical Podcast with Chris Mannix: Kosta Koufos

    The Kings center talks about his team's volatile season and what it was like playing for George Karl.

    Yahoo Sports
  • Return uncertain, Curry making progress Warriors 'looking for'

    OAKLAND Though he completed a second consecutive day of light shooting, Stephen Currys return to the Warriors remains very much indefinite, coach Steve Kerr said late Tuesday afternoon. Hes doing pretty well, going through the rehab process and hes making the improvement that were looking for, Kerr…

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