Jeremy Sochan’s journey to being ‘that irritating player’ in the NBA continued in Chicago’s pre-draft camp

CHICAGO — Jeremy Sochan’s mother, Aneta, left him with one line when he began his basketball tenure a few years ago: “Be cheeky.” “I’ve always had that little edge,” Sochan said Friday. “My mom was my first coach and to this day she tells me defense comes first. … She used to tell me that … Read more

NBA Playoffs: Expert Picks for Every First-Round Series

What awaits us in the NBA postseason? The Brooklyn Nets and Minnesota Timberwolves advance as seven seeds, while the Atlanta Hawks and New Orleans Pelicans captured eight seeds on the final night of the NBA play-in tournament. Every first-round series is set up: Miami Heat vs. Hawks, Boston Celtics vs. Nets, Milwaukee Bucks vs. Chicago … Read more

NBA Playoffs: Expert Picks for Entry Tournament and First Round

What awaits us in the NBA postseason? The Brooklyn Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers kick off tonight with Game No. 7 vs. No. 8 in the Eastern Conference play-in, followed by the 7-8 game in the Western Conference between the LA Clippers and the Minnesota Timberwolves. (Here’s a rundown of how the play-in tournament works.) Wednesday’s … Read more

Scoreboards, results, playoff image, seedings, play-in tournament, stages, props, Matisse Thybulle vaccinated

The Philadelphia 76ers Y toronto raptors will meet in the first round of the NBA playoffs and could spell trouble for Australian Matisse Thybulle. The Philadelphia 76ers will face the Raptors in the first round of the playoffs after securing the fourth seed with a 118-106 victory over the detroit pistons. Complicating matters for the … Read more

NBA seed, play-in implications from final weekend of regular season

8:00 a.m. Eastern Time Tim BontempsESPN The final weekend of the NBA regular season is here, and all we know is that 48 hours of chaos await us. Thanks to a messy seeding picture at both conferences, only a handful of seeds are decided. Here’s a quick rundown of everything, starting with the crowded top … Read more

NBA seed, play-in implications from final weekend of regular season

8:00 a.m. Eastern Time Tim BontempsESPN The final weekend of the NBA regular season is here, and all we know is that 48 hours of chaos await us. Thanks to a messy seeding picture at both conferences, only a handful of seeds are decided. Here’s a quick rundown of everything, starting with the crowded top … Read more

Kawhi Leonard was seen at a Clippers practice and there is a possibility that he will change the NBA playoffs

It’s Kawhi Leonard!Illustration: Andres Grief/Twitter A ghost was seen at Los Angeles Clippers practice yesterday afternoon. The local media saw Kawhi Leonard. The videos were taken by reporters from the Los Angeles Times and the Orange County Register of Leonard participating in shooting drills before the team started practice. He asked that the reporters not … Read more

Los Angeles Lakers eliminated from playoff contention with loss to Phoenix Suns, win by San Antonio Spurs

PHOENIX — A season that began with championship promise for the Los Angeles Lakers ended with the pain of not even qualifying for the entry tournament. Tuesday’s 121-110 loss to the Phoenix Suns, coupled with a 116-97 win by the San Antonio Spurs over the Denver Nuggets, officially eliminated LA from play-in contention with three … Read more

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr ejected against Memphis Grizzlies, Los Angeles Lakers playoff hopes take big hit, San Antonio Spurs beat Houston Rockets, recap, all scores, results

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr was ejected after unloading on a referee, while the Spurs’ latest result has the Lakers on the brink of being sidelined. Catch up on today’s action on our NBA wrap! Watch the 21/22 NBA season with ESPN on Kayo. Live coverage every week and every game of the NBA … Read more

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