Category Archives: Basketball

Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson fined $25,000 for Game 1 altercation; foul downgraded to Flagrant 1

NEW YORK — Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson has been fined $25,000 for failing to leave the court in a timely manner following his ejection and for shoving the basketball in the face of Golden State Warriors forward/center Draymond Green,

Rockets vs. Warriors: As Houston rescues season, Game 4 revives playoff drama missing in Western finals

OAKLAND, Calif. — Finally, NBA fans got the Western Conference finals game we deserved. Since the moment Chris Paul went from the Los Angeles Clippers to the Houston Rockets last offseason, NBA fans salivated at the possibility of this Rockets

LeBron James drops 44 points, makes history as Cavaliers even Eastern Conference Finals with Celtics

The four-time MVP finished with 44 points, five rebounds, and three assists — shooting 17-of-28 from the field — as the Cavaliers picked up the 111-102 win over the Boston Celtics, tying their series at 1-1. James’ 44 points was