These are the articles the top NBA reporters have been sharing on Twitter the last 24 hours. Enjoy!
May 17 01:44 AM
“I don’t think they believed,” Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said, and perhaps that was an indictment of his players’ intestinal fortitude. Or maybe it was just a testament to their grasp of reality. The Spurs weren’t going to win Game 2 of the Western Conference finals any more than the old parade of Nuggets, Sonics and Kings were going to beat them in one postseason formality after another …
May 17 02:36 PM
Using our NBA draft model, the ESPN analytics team evaluates the potential first-round picks who could offer generous value for the teams doing the selecting.
May 17 12:10 PM
Each week, four of Basketball Insiders’ experts take a look at the draft class and weigh in on what they are seeing and hearing in the march up to the 2017 NBA Draft, here is this week’s post-draft lottery version.
May 17 09:29 AM
Will Isaiah Thomas or Kyrie Irving have the better series? Can the Celtics slow down LeBron James? Our 5-on-5 crew breaks down Cleveland-Boston and predicts the winner.
May 18 12:37 AM
Cavaliers had 10-game layoff before opening the Eastern Conference finals in Boston
May 18 12:17 AM
Will he coach from sideline against Spurs?
May 17 11:13 PM
Thompson was in the lineup Wednesday, dominating the glass, anchoring the defense and demoralizing the Celtics — and the crowd — with every hustle play.
May 17 10:46 AM
Magic Johnson should work on giving Paul George more than a wink now that his Los Angeles Lakers have the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NBA draft. George is originally from the Los Angeles area, can becom…
May 17 06:09 PM
Speaker Ryan responded: ‘What’s said in the family stays in the family.’ GOP leaders now cast exchange as ‘an attempt at humor.’
May 17 09:17 AM
The Celtics will fight. Stevens will have them prepared. But there’s no amount of want-to that will allow them to overcome the clear talent advantage.