Ime Udoka says the Boston Celtics need a better start against the Miami Heat, they can’t “give them life early” in Game 7

1:11 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN MIAMI – Before Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals, Boston Celtics manager Ime Udoka said that after his team went through a roller coaster season to get to this point, it’s fitting that this series comes down to Boston. having to win a third away game on the shores … Read more

2022 NBA Playoffs – The Dallas Mavericks are building a familiar formula around Luka Doncic

NONE IN THE The Dallas Mavericks front office traded high fives after the details of the deal were finalized minutes before the February 10 trade deadline. The consensus in the room was that the move from big man Kristaps Porzingis was in the best interest of the franchise, but it wasn’t a cause for celebration. … Read more

Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors wins Magic Johnson Western Conference Finals MVP award

SAN FRANCISCO – While Stephen Curry was named the most valuable player of the Western Conference Finals, Draymond Green hugged the Golden State Warriors star, lifting him up and letting out a scream. Curry smiled and laughed as he celebrated the return to the NBA Finals, which came with the first MVP trophy of the … Read more

Nikola Jokic has decided to sign a supermax contract extension when offered; what are the prospects for Nuggets?

When Tim Connelly brought his front-office talent from Denver to Minnesota this week in a $ 40 million five-year deal that will ultimately give him a stake in the Timberwolves organization, a natural question arose in Mile High City: given the relationship between Nikola Jokic and Connelly, who enlisted him in 41st overall out of … Read more

Nikola Jokic has decided to sign a supermax contract extension when offered; what are the prospects for Nuggets?

When Tim Connelly brought his front-office talent from Denver to Minnesota this week in a $ 40 million five-year deal that will ultimately give him a stake in the Timberwolves organization, a natural question arose in Mile High City: given the relationship between Nikola Jokic and Connelly, who enlisted him in 41st overall out of … Read more

Shaquille O’Neal has some interesting thoughts on Uvalde

Shaquille O’NealPhoto: Getty Images It can’t be easy being Shaquille O’Neal. I remember meeting him many years ago and thinking, “This is the greatest human being who ever lived.” Actually, that’s obviously not correct, but for those who have a 6ft 5 friend, and your life doesn’t often intersect with professional basketball, think about how … Read more

2022 NBA Playoffs – The Dallas Mavericks are building a familiar formula around Luka Doncic

NONE IN THE The Dallas Mavericks front office traded high fives after the details of the deal were finalized minutes before the February 10 trade deadline. The consensus in the room was that the move from big man Kristaps Porzingis was in the best interest of the franchise, but it wasn’t a cause for celebration. … Read more

At the end of the playoff run, Luka Doncic says improving his defense can take the Dallas Mavericks “to the next level”

SAN FRANCISCO – Luka Doncic’s initial reaction at the end of the longest playoff series of his young NBA career was to express disappointment with him. “I don’t like losing, especially this way,” Doncic said after the Dallas Mavericks were eliminated Thursday night in a 120-110 Game 5 defeat to the Golden State Warriors. “I … Read more