The 2022 NBA playoffs have featured a ton of blowouts. Why? We have some ideas

The 2022 NBA playoffs have featured a ton of blowouts.  Why?  We have some ideas

Heading into tonight’s Western Conference Finals Game 5 between the Warriors and Mavericks, there have been 35 second- and third-round games in the 2022 NBA playoffs. Those 35 games have featured a grand total of 29 minutes played in “clutch” situations (when the score is within five points with five minutes or fewer remaining in … Read more

NBA playoffs 2022 — Eye-catching outfits from the postseason

NBA playoffs 2022 -- Eye-catching outfits from the postseason

Pregame fashion has become woven into the fabric of the NBA, with some players building a reputation for their wardrobe selections. 1 Related The postseason has provided entertaining hoops on the court and eye-catching fits from players off it. Stars have shown up in various attires like boxing dresses, vibrant coats and sweaters. Suits, stuffed … Read more

Marcus Smart, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Rudy Gobert headline NBA’s All-Defensive teams

Marcus Smart, Giannis Antetokounmpo, Rudy Gobert headline NBA's All-Defensive teams

8:38 PM ET Andrew LopezESPN Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart, Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert and Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo highlighted the 2021-22 NBA All-Defensive teams, which were announced on Friday night. Smart, the league’s 2021-22 Defensive Player of the Year, earned his third first-team nod. He was joined at the guard spot by … Read more

Suns, Bucks and ‘space ball’: The biggest story of the NBA playoffs and what it means for last year’s Finals teams

Suns, Bucks and 'space ball': The biggest story of the NBA playoffs and what it means for last year's Finals teams

OK, so… now what? The Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns met in the NBA Finals last season, and each squad had high hopes of being back there this June. Instead, they both lost seventh games on Sunday and head into the offseason with some lingering structural questions. In some respects, this is normal. The reality … Read more

Luka Doncic is the best remaining player in the playoffs – JWill after the Mavs’ Game 7 win | KJM

Luka Doncic is the best remaining player in the playoffs - JWill after the Mavs' Game 7 win |  KJM

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Chris Paul says he’s not retiring after Phoenix Suns’ season ends in stunning blowout

Chris Paul says he's not retiring after Phoenix Suns' season ends in stunning blowout

PHOENIX — For the second straight year, Suns point guard Chris Paul’s season came to an end with his team failing to protect a 2-0 series lead en route to a disappointing postseason exit. And for the second straight year, Paul felt compelled to announce he has no plans to walk away from the game … Read more

NBA playoffs 2022 – What to watch in Boston Celtics-Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns-Dallas Mavericks Game 7s

Why the Milwaukee Bucks need absolute peak Giannis Antetokounmpo to defeat these Boston Celtics

Which NBA contenders will join the Miami Heat and Golden State Warriors in the conference finals? Sunday’s Game 7s feature two series that could not be more different. The Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks (3:30 p.m. ET, ABC) have each bruised their way into their finale, each winning classics on the opponent’s floor behind superstar … Read more

NBA and Stanley Cup playoffs to deliver record-breaking weekend action

NBA and Stanley Cup playoffs to deliver record-breaking weekend action

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — the postseason. In most cases, nothing beats a series going to Game 7 for sports fans, players and coaches. The NBA and Stanley Cup playoffs are set to deliver a record-breaking amount of games this weekend with seven winner-take-all matchups on the docket. Five was the … Read more

Butler, Heat eliminate Sixers to advance to Eastern Conference finals

Butler, Heat eliminate Sixers to advance to Eastern Conference finals

Jimmy Butler carried the Miami Heat to another conference finals.Picture: Getty Images In any sport, the postseason is where stars carve out their legacy. The NBA playoffs are no different. In the NBA, it’s said that teams usually need a superstar or multiple stars to compete for a championship. Jimmy Butler is the man for … Read more

Luka Doncic, fueled by Phoenix Suns’ trash talk, leads Dallas Mavericks to first elimination-game win of his career

Luka Doncic, fueled by Phoenix Suns' trash talk, leads Dallas Mavericks to first elimination-game win of his career

DALLAS — For the second time in a span of three possessions, Dallas Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic drove straight down the lane and finished with a two-handed dunk. The top-seeded Phoenix Suns, trailing by 20 points midway through the third quarter of Thursday’s Game 6, called timeout, providing Doncic a chance to extend his post-dunk … Read more