The Golden State Warriors defeated Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks by embracing an old school ball

SAN FRANCISCO – Something has dawned Stephen Curry While the Golden State Warriors began their first legitimate title hunt nearly three years ago: he’s now the old man. “When I look at some of these guys, you’re reminded of how young they are,” Curry said, reflecting on the star-studded scene in the NBA as the … Read more

Timberwolves in talks with Nuggets’ Tim Connelly about the role of President

The Timberwolves Have serious conversations with Denver Nuggets President Tim Connelly on the vacant COO role in the franchise, sources say athlete. The Timberwolves recently asked for permission from the Nuggets to speak with Connelly, and the two sides bypassed exploratory talks, sources said. The sources said that no agreements have been reached yet and … Read more

Even in the event of a loss, Giannis made it clear that the title goes through

In two games in the 2021 NBA Finals, it looked like Giannis Antetokounmue was destined to fail again. After shooting his knee in the wrong direction against Atlanta, he entered the first 20-point game at Phoenix, then watched the Milwaukee defense disintegrate in game two. . Next, Giannis wanted his body to forget all that … Read more

2022 NBA Playoffs – For better or worse, Jimmy Butler is the driving force of the Heat

Miami – Jimmy Butler Worth the drama. That’s not exactly what Eric Spoelstra called Tuesday night’s butler game, of course. The Miami Heat coach was in his usual self control after leading his team to a 118-107 victory over the Boston Celtics, fueled by butler bonehead, to advance 1-0 in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals. … Read more

Timberwolves spew fumes from the playoff dock instead of escaping from it

Ughpicture: Getty Images The Minnesota Timberwolves were eliminated from the playoffs on April 29, and with a 114-106 loss to Memphis, we thought all aspects of the T-Wolves franchise would be gone until next season. For those of us who enjoy putting Anthony Edwards on labels and the dumb mistakes of Karl Anthony Towns, it … Read more

Fantasy Basketball – Eight players who improved their fantasy prospects during the NBA Playoffs

1:03 p.m. ET Andre Snellings Eric Moody Everything heightens during the NBA playoffs – the talent, the intensity, the pressure that comes into the clutch. This also creates a huge opportunity for players to rise and show their abilities when it matters most. Here are ESPN fantasy basketball experts André Snellings and Eric Moody to … Read more

Swain Cash, CEO of the New Orleans Pelicans, wants to be the head of the NBA team

Sports Illustrated and Empower Onyx highlight the diverse journeys of black women across various sports—from veteran athletes to rising stars, coaches, CEOs, and more—in the series, Elle-evate: 100 Influential Black Women in Sports. Most people are good at one thing. But Swin Cash is amazing at so many things. Former WNBA Champion and All-Star MVP, … Read more

Spencer Dinwiddie and Gabe Vincent could play huge roles in the NBA Conference Finals

MIAMI – Twenty-five Ideas on NBAConference finals, both star-studded like Stephen CurryAnd Luka DongicAnd Jason Tatum And Jimmy Butler And it probably depends on players you probably haven’t heard about very often. 1. Someone used to watch Brooklyn Networks Tell me about the practice Keri Irvingmentioned Spencer Dinwiddy For comparison. unfavorable. 2. “One of the … Read more

LeBron James Twitter Q&A – Still planning to play Bronny; He names Luka Doncic as his favorite player

12:13 AM ET Tori BaronESPN Editor Close Tori Barron is a writer and editor for ESPN.com in Bristol. After retiring from playing lacrosse at UConn, the D.C. native decided to try her hand at writing about people who play the sport. Unless you’re hiding under a rock, you’re probably privy to this fact LeBron James … Read more

Thompson: The Warriors playoff round misses the old Steph Curry. Are you coming against Dallas?

San Francisco – Stephen Curry He outranks all playoff scorers by averaging 9.4 points in the fourth quarter (played at least four points), and ranks 41 in the clutch, second only to Ja Morante (42). Opponents shoot 39.3 percent on attempts he defends, and he even faces a few critical stopping points in a time … Read more