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Tyler Herro’s career night a surprise to many but not to the Miami Heat

Miami Heat rookie guard Tyler Herro poured in a career-high 37 points in a 112-109 win over the Boston Celtics in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.Nobody who has been around...

New John Wall video has Wizards fans analyzing the point guard’s jump shot

New John Wall video has Wizards fans analyzing the point guard's jump shot originally appeared on NBC Sports WashingtonIt's been 638 days since Wizards point guard John Wall has played an NBA game, which is why when he posts...

Buddy Hield fuels 76ers trade rumor

A rumor emerged about the Kings trading Buddy Hield to the 76ers. It didn’t seem particularly credible.But then Hield himself liked this Instagram post promoting a potential trade and apparently made a pro-Philadelphia comment on Instagram:Hield previously laid the...

Donovan Mitchell pens emotional apology to Breonna Taylor

Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell has been deeply affected by the killing of Breonna Taylor, who was shot by Louisville police while in her own home. He spent two years playing for the University of Louisville before declaring for...

Philadelphia ownership wants Mike D’Antoni as next coach

Philadelphia 76ers ownership (led by Josh Harris) reportedly has been very hands-on in picking the team’s new coach — even if that means a new direction for the roster. That hands-on style reportedly why ownership likes Elton Brand as...

“I’m good,” expects to play in Game 5 Friday

In the final minutes of Miami’s Game 4 win, while Tyler Hero was knocking down shots and Jimmy Butler was getting to the line, Miami‘s Bam Adebayo was dealing with an injury, walking around holding his wrist, his arm...

Should Celtics blame Bam Adebayo for missing out on Heat’s Tyler Herro?

Should C's blame Adebayo for missing out on Tyler Herro? originally appeared on NBC Sports BostonTyler Herro surprised a lot of people with his 37-point outburst Wednesday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.But not Bam Adebayo.The...

NBA playoffs – The genius of Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic, and what the...

The Denver Nuggets can rally from the depths in an NBA playoff series because Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic methodically problem-solve opposing defenses. Your preferred coverage of the Murray-Jokic pick-and-roll might set them on their heels for the first...

NBA Playoffs – The Nuggets-Lakers series is giving Flint, Michigan, a moment to shine

6:44 AM ETEric WoodyardESPN THE NIGHT BEFORE the Denver Nuggets faced the LA Clippers in Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals, backup guard Monte Morris had another Los Angeles team on his mind. He was on a FaceTime...

NBA playoffs – The biggest takeaways from Game 4 as the Heat edge closer...

The 2020 NBA playoffs have been a showcase of shocking comebacks, ungodly individual exploits, buzzer-beaters and beautiful team performances. But not every postseason game can be a work of art. Those instant classics linger in our memories, but every...

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Michael Conforto’s season over as New York Mets place outfielder on...

WASHINGTON -- The New York Mets placed Michael Conforto on the injured list Thursday with a hamstring injury, ending the outfielder's regular season.Conforto was...