Will Golden State's Playoff Run End In Oklahoma City?The Warriors changed the NBA with their new-world game. But one eternal basketball truth still holds... shots closer to the rim are easier.
Keidel: Charles Barkley’s Rough TakeCharles Barkley suggested the Atlanta Hawks get physical with the Cleveland Cavaliers to slow them down. And he's right.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference PreviewLeBron James has made the NBA Finals five years straight. Will it be six? More competition in the East could make it hard.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference PreviewThe Warriors dominated the NBA regular season, with the Spurs close behind. Can Curry and company take the West again?
NBA Western Conference Second-Half OutlookNot much changed at the trade deadline, and all roads to the title still run through the Bay Area.
Wizards Postseason Hopes: Down But Not OutThe Wizards have lost two in a row and five of their past six games, and the playoffs get further away with each loss,
5 Reasons the Wizards Could Reach the Eastern Conference FinalsThe Wizards may have skidded into the postseason, but there are a number of reasons they could stick around a while.
NBA Playoffs: Eastern Conference First Round PreviewThe Eastern Conference seems far less interesting than the West, but still some intriguing match-ups in play.
NBA Playoffs: Western Conference First Round PreviewThe NBA regular season has come to an end and now we've got the marathon of playoff basketball to take us to Mid-June. The Western Conference was stacked as usual during the regular season and provides multiple options for teams that could end up representing in the Finals.
Ranking The Potential NBA 1st Round Match-UpsThree weeks left in the regular season, and the NBA playoff picture is starting to shape up. With that in mind let's look at the potential first round match-ups and rank them from least interesting to most.
Spurs Beat Heat 104-87 in Game 5 to Win NBA TitleThe San Antonio Spurs won their fifth NBA championship, beating the Miami Heat 104-87 on Sunday night to win the series in five games.
Keidel: King's Crown Melting?Last night, like every NBA night, morphed into a sweaty, LeBron James symposium. And the firewall between factions is rather defined. He's either a chump who cheated his team out of a win, or he's a victim of fate or faulty wiring, a hardwood martyr who can't get a break.