Dallas avoided the sweep with a gut-check win in Game 4 at home against Houston.
The Washington Wizards emphatically completed the first sweep of a seven-game series in club history, beating the Toronto Raptors 125-94 Sunday night.
Cavaliers forward Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder in the first quarter of Game 4 against the Celtics on Sunday and was ruled out for the rest of the game.
The Cavaliers' J.R. Smith was called for a flagrant-2 foul for striking the Celtics' Jae Crowder in the face and subsequently ejected.
With star forward Anthony Davis eligible for a contract extension this summer, Pelicans officials plan to present him with a maximum five-year deal that could exceed $140 million, sources said.
Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley will not play Monday night in Game 4 of the series with the Portland Trail Blazers because of a facial injury.
The Celtics moved Jae Crowder into the starting lineup and rookie Marcus Smart to the bench for Game 4 against the Cavaliers.
Nets swingman Joe Johnson said Sunday that point guard Deron Williams is suffering from a severe case of tendinitis.
Jason Terry finding Dwight Howard for the ferocious one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
The Wizards' veteran and vocal leader got creative when he added insult to injury Sunday night.
The Clippers' key Game 4 win over San Antonio can be traced to Doc Rivers' film session, Arash Markazi writes.
"You turn it over 28 times, there are some pretty amazing ways to do it," Mike Dunleavy said after Sunday's film session.
The All-Star forward faces unrestricted free agency once Portland's season comes to an end.
After a first-round sweep by the Wizards, the Raptors have some difficult offseason choices to make in the wake of a disappointing finish
The D.C. native made sure Toronto's Drake knew the Game 4 final score.
While the Cavs play the waiting game, Kevin Love's injury and J.R. Smith's status are setbacks, Dave McMenamin writes.
Even after the Boston Celtics were swept, their fans gave them a standing ovation in recognition of the fortitude, resiliency and promise that this squad can build from.
Sam Day, a 13-year-old Rockets fan battling a rare form of bone cancer, paid a visit to his favorite team Sunday in Dallas.
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Having Pelicans star Anthony Davis pursue Stephen Curry all over the court had benefits for the Warriors en route to a first-round sweep, Ethan Sherwood Strauss writes.
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Through the first three games of the postseason, Dwight Howard has returned to his old dominant ways.