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  • Hawks’ Korver has surgery to repair ankle ligament damage

    ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is facing a recovery period of three months after having surgery to repair ligament damage in his right ankle. The Hawks say Wednesday’s surgery was performed in…

  • Curry ‘ready to go’ for Game 5 after frightening fall

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State star Stephen Curry said he has no lingering effects from his frightening fall and is ready to play Game 5 of the Western Conference finals Wednesday night. Curry took…

  • Hawks point to bright future even after playoff rout by Cavs

    ATLANTA (AP) — The season didn’t end like they wanted. Not even close. But, after shaking off the sting from a humiliating playoff defeat, the Atlanta Hawks feel like they’re closer than ever to winning…

  • With 4 picks in draft, Celtics have to cast wide net

    WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — The Boston Celtics are working out potential draft picks this week at the team’s training facility. The team has four picks in next month’s draft. They have two in the first…

  • Glantz-Culver Line Update

    FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at Cincinnati -155 Colorado +145 at Pittsburgh -220 Miami +200 at New York -170 Philadelphia +160 at Milwaukee -125 San Francisco +115 Washington -110 at Chicago +100 at St. Louis -165…

  • Better than ever, LeBron leads Cavaliers into NBA Finals

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Escorted by family members and friends, LeBron James walked out of Quicken Loans Arena cradling his sleepy youngest son with his left arm while clutching an expensive bottle of champagne in his…

  • LeBron, Cavaliers earn NBA Finals spot by sweeping Hawks

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James knew what he left behind when he bolted to Miami five years ago. He broke hearts at home, where generations of Cleveland fans only know championships through stories told by…

  • Hawks’ season crashes with sweep by Cavaliers

    CLEVELAND (AP) — A season unlike any other for Atlanta ended suddenly, stunningly, painfully. The Hawks weren’t quite ready for this. Unable to slow LeBron James at all, the Hawks were swept in the Eastern…

  • NBA Eastern Finals Composite Box

    (Cleveland wins series 4-0) CLEVELAND CAVALIERS FG FT Reb Avg G M-A M-A O-T A Pts James 4 46-105 24-33 10-44 37 30.3 Smith 4 26-52 4-5 2-30 8 18.0 Irving 2 10-21 2-4 2-7…

  • Hawks-Cavaliers, Box

    ATLANTA (88) Carroll 3-9 0-2 7, Millsap 5-13 6-8 16, Horford 1-6 0-0 2, Teague 8-13 0-0 17, Bazemore 4-11 4-6 12, Mack 4-11 1-2 10, Scott 1-5 0-0 2, Schroder 2-7 0-0 4, Muscala…

  • Hawks-Cavaliers, Box

    ATLANTA (88) Carroll 3-9 0-2 7, Millsap 5-13 6-8 16, Horford 1-6 0-0 2, Teague 8-13 0-0 17, Bazemore 4-11 4-6 12, Mack 4-11 1-2 10, Scott 1-5 0-0 2, Schroder 2-7 0-0 4, Muscala…

  • Rockets’ Howard won’t be suspended for Game 5 vs Warriors

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not be suspended for Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors after the NBA decided to uphold his flagrant 1…

  • Kyrie Irving back for Cavs, will start Game 4

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving will start Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals after missing two games with a sore left knee. Irving sat out Cleveland’s wins in Game 2…

  • Lopez twins to co-host NBA blooper show on Disney XD

    NEW YORK (AP) — Twin brothers Brook and Robin Lopez will co-host three specials featuring funny moments involving NBA players on and off the court. “NBA Slam Funk!” will run Monday, June 1 through Wednesday,…

  • Warriors try again to close out Rockets, reach NBA Finals

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — One play. One fall. One bad break. That’s all it takes to shift a series and derail a dream season. Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors found out how fragile…