LeBron James is the rightful heir to all King of East titles, just as Michael Jordan and Bill Russell before him.
Kyrie Irving ran a pregame layup line for a period-and-a-half in middle of Game 4 of the East Finals.
Kevin Durant tried to match his team’s perfection in the playoffs with his shooting.
It was a smart basketball win for Boston on so many levels, with Marcus Smart himself shining the brightest in Game 3.
Cleveland’s “LLs”—LeBron and Love—hung an L on the Celtics in Game 1.
Stephen Curry is playing like a Perfect 10 as his Warriors just won their Perfect 10th.
The Celtics will give the Cavs their first loss of the postseason, but nothing beyond that.
I.T. set ’em up (29 points), while K.O. knocked ’em out (26 points).
Stephen Curry’s 17 third-quarter points and Kevin Durant’s 12 fourth-quarter points sparked a furious Golden State comeback.
As good as the Warriors have been playing, the Spurs will offer them their first real test in the postseason.