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1hAndrew Han

Austin Rivers still stuck in dad's shadow

Austin Rivers had his best performance as a Clipper in Game 4, but it's not enough to get out from under his dad's shadow.

1hMarc Stein

Summer Scoop: Toronto Raptors

Five burning questions and answers about the Raptors' future in the wake of their humbling Game 4 loss to the Wizards.


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Kevin Love injured on malicious play? (2:32)

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18hBrian Windhorst

Raptors face tough offseason decisions

After a first-round sweep by the Wizards, the Raptors have some difficult offseason choices to make in the wake of a disappointing finish


Kevin Pelton @kpelton

Dave Joerger mixed sporting metaphor pregame, referencing playing baseball smallball and football ground-control game. Griz did that in 3rd.

Blazers on the brink in Game 4

Portland entered the third quarter with a 7-point lead. The Blazers exit the period trailing the Grizzlies by 7, and Portland's season could come down to these final 12 minutes. Follow live


Calathes filling in for Conley just fine

With Mike Conley out after surgery to repair facial fractures, Memphis PG Nick Calathes is picking up the slack. He has a career-high 4 three-pointers -- twice as many as Portland's starters -- and the Grizzlies lead. Follow live


A rough start to the 3rd for Blazers

Portland has missed its first 10 field goals of the third quarter and has just 2 points midway through the period. LaMarcus Aldridge is responsible for 6 of those misses. Follow live


Russillo @ryenarussillo

Lillard completely lost on the 3 by Lee. Looked like he would cut over the screen trailing and then went baseline. Maybe a bad switch?

Michael Wallace @WallaceNBA_ESPN

Blazers lead 55-48 at break. Key stat: Portland outscoring Memphis 30-18 in paint. Gasol & Z-Bo essentially non-factors at 3-for-12 FGs

Lillard and Aldridge playing like stars

It is loud inside the Moda Center, as the Blazers take a 55-48 lead on the Grizzlies into halftime. Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge have combined for 26 points, and Meyers Leonard added 13 off the bench. Follow live



Blazers have largest lead of the game as they are up 43-47. Meyers Leonard's 11 points off the bench might have something to do with it...

Michael Wallace @WallaceNBA_ESPN

Of course, it's perimeter D you've got to worry about tonight without Conley. For first time this series, Lillard getting past everyone.

Kevin Pelton @kpelton

Overshadowed by Meyers Mania: Blazers getting the best of the Grizzlies on the offensive glass, surprisingly.

Kevin Pelton @kpelton

Meyers Leonard walking to the huddle fist pumping like Tiger Woods at Augusta after forcing a turnover.

These Bucks won't stop here

After Milwaukee's Game 5 win over the Bulls, Giannis Antetokounmpo kept his comments short and sweet: "We're not going to quit. They've got to make us quit."


Baxter Holmes @BaxterHolmes

Meyers Leonard is the difference right now for POR. Back-to-back 3’s. He’s got 11p on 4-4 shooting (3-3 from 3) in 8 min off the bench.

Kevin Pelton @kpelton

Downside of playing Meyers Leonard: Memphis can hide Jeff Green on him instead of LaMarcus Aldridge in small lineup.