Raptors believe this year's team is better equipped to handle Cavs
April 29, 2017 - 3:09 PM
The Raptors open the Eastern Conference semis on Monday against the Cavaliers, and they believe they're a better team against their familiar foe after acquiring Tucker and Serge Ibaka at February's trade deadline.
Clippers survive furious rally from Jazz to force Game 7
April 28, 2017 - 10:43 PM
Chris Paul scored 29 points and the Los Angeles Clippers forced a Game 7 in their first-round series with a 98-93 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.
Top-seeded Celtics blow out Bulls, advance to 2nd round
April 28, 2017 - 7:48 PM
Avery Bradley scored 23 points, and the hot-shooting Boston Celtics pounded the Chicago Bulls 105-83 to win their first-round series 4-2 on Friday night.
Wizards cast off Hawks to advance to Eastern semifinals
April 28, 2017 - 7:20 PM
John Wall scored 42 points, Bradley Beal added 31 and the Washington Wizards withstood a furious Atlanta comeback to close out the Hawks with a 115-99 victory Friday night, winning the opening-round playoff series 4-2.
Celtics' Isaiah Thomas to attend sister's funeral after Game 6 vs. Bulls
April 28, 2017 - 3:47 PM
Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas plans to attend his sister's funeral on Saturday without missing any games in Boston's first-round playoff series against Chicago.
Raptors get much-needed rest before rematch with Cavaliers
April 28, 2017 - 3:33 PM
The Toronto Raptors got the three-day break they were hoping for. They're going to need it. The team ended its opening-round series against the Bucks with a roller-coaster 92-89 victory in Milwaukee on Thursday night.
NBA legend Larry Bird steps down as Pacers president
April 28, 2017 - 11:32 AM
Larry Bird is stepping down as president of basketball operations for the Indiana Pacers, a stunningly abrupt move by an NBA legend known for making swift decisions.
Spurs continue playoff dominance over Grizzlies
April 27, 2017 - 9:46 PM
Kawhi Leonard scored 29 points, and the San Antonio Spurs advanced to the Western Conference semifinals by beating the Memphis Grizzlies 103-96 Thursday night to take the series 4-2.
Bruno Caboclo leads Raptors 905 to D-League crown
April 27, 2017 - 8:43 PM
Raptors 905 are the NBA D-League champions. Forward Bruno Caboclo led the way with a game-high 31 points and 11 rebounds as Raptors 905 downed the Rio Grande Valley Vipers 122-96 on Thursday to take the best-of-three final 2-1.
King and Cavs await in 2nd round as Raptors pass the Bucks
April 27, 2017 - 7:00 PM
The Toronto Raptors have advanced to the second round of the NBA's playoffs. Toronto beat the Milwaukee Bucks 92-89 in Game 6 of their Eastern Conference quarter-final.
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