Leonard stars in Raptors' Game 3 adjustments

TORONTO -- Kawhi Leonard has grown into one of the best offensive players in the world, a machine that ranks second in this postseason in scoring (32.0 points per game), with an ultra-efficient true shooting percentage of 65.5 percent (third-best among players with at least 50 postseason field goal attempts).

Antetokounmpo learning how to deal with playoff disappointment

TORONTO ??? Whenever LeBron James struggled through the sort of playoff performance Giannis Antetokounmpo had Sunday, he seemed to want to put it behind him as swiftly as he could.

Lillard, Blazers clinging to pride at playoffs' edge

PORTLAND, Ore. ??? He???s top-10 in the NBA in talent, perhaps top-five in likability and there???s no question where Damian Lillard ranks in the only place he has ever called home in the NBA.

Cavaliers agree to terms with Bickerstaff to become associate head coach

Cleveland, OH ??? The Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed to terms with J.B. Bickerstaff to become the team???s associate head coach, Cavaliers General Manager Koby Altman announced today from Cleveland Clinic Courts.

Consensus Mock Draft: Zion Williamson is clear No. 1, but plenty of uncertainty follows

The Consensus Mock Draft is a compilation of the best mock drafts around the web. We bring them together to come up with a good estimate of how the 2019 NBA Draft could play out.

Tacko Fall headlines 2019 NBA Draft Combine measurements

The annual NBA Draft Combine gives potential NBA prospects the chance to prove their skills in front of NBA front offices, scouts, agents and more. The weeklong event in Chicago features scrimmages, drills and body measurements.

Iguodala questionable for Game 4; MRI negative on left calf

Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala left Saturday's Game 3 win over Portland with tightness in his left calf and is questionable for Game 4, the team said Sunday.

New Orleans Pelicans hire Trajan Langdon as general manager

NEW ORLEANS ??? The New Orleans Pelicans have hired Trajan Langdon as the team???s General Manager, it was announced today by Pelicans Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations David Griffin.

'He makes us go': Green elevates Warriors to 3-0 series lead

PORTLAND, Ore. ??? There is nothing Draymond Green failed to do Saturday when he helped push the Blazers to the edge and the Warriors to the verge. Here is the checklist of his duties: Dribbler, pace-setter, rescuer, shooter, director, shot blocker, shot-caller and the one that probably escaped most witnesses, psychiatrist.

Lillard says he has separated ribs, will play through pain

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) ??? Portland???s Damian Lillard says he separated his ribs in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors.