- Pass first? Point guards look to show you can score, win Updated: May-06-15 1:14 pm
- Ainge wants to build on Celtics' surprising playoff berth Updated: Apr-30-15 7:48 pm
- Cavs' Love likely done for season with shoulder injury Updated: Apr-28-15 3:42 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - Kevin Love spent all those long, losing seasons in Minnesota aching for a chance to be part of the NBA playoffs.
- Cavaliers move on without Love, out with dislocated shoulder Updated: Apr-27-15 8:02 pm
CLEVELAND - The Cavaliers will move forward in the NBA playoffs without Kevin Love and with their title hopes shaken.
- Cavs guard J.R. Smith, Celtics center Kelly Olynyk suspended Updated: Apr-27-15 7:29 pm
- Celtics have reason for optimism despite sweep by Cavs Updated: Apr-27-15 5:39 pm
BOSTON - The reconstruction of the Boston Celtics is ahead of schedule. Being swept in the first round can't brush away that reality.
- Cavs' Kevin Love out after hurting shoulder in first quarter Updated: Apr-26-15 6:17 pm
BOSTON - Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder Sunday on what he said was a "bush-league" play.
- Cavs sweep Celts as James scores 27 in 101-93 victory Updated: Apr-26-15 5:53 pm
BOSTON - LeBron James dribbled out the final 20 seconds while players embraced as the Cavaliers completed a sweep of the Celtics.
- Cleveland's J.R. Smith ejected for foul against Jae Crowder Updated: Apr-26-15 2:57 pm
- LeBron scores 30, Cavaliers hold off Celtics 99-91 in Game 2 Updated: Apr-21-15 11:12 pm
CLEVELAND - The Celtics wouldn't go away, and then LeBron James showed them the door.
- Little 9: Cavaliers bench players boosting team's "Big 3" Updated: Apr-20-15 7:33 pm
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio - For all their talent and celebrity, the Cavaliers' "Big 3" can't win an NBA title by themselves.
- Love, Irving, Davis ready for the NBA playoff debuts Updated: Apr-18-15 2:45 am
- LeBron begins new quest to end Cleveland's title drought Updated: Apr-17-15 3:42 pm
CLEVELAND - For LeBron James, his homecoming season with the Cavaliers went up, down and sometimes sideways, like three seasons rolled into one.
- Celtics win 6th straight, beat Bucks 105-100 Updated: Apr-15-15 11:53 pm
MILWAUKEE - Kelly Olynyk needed five stitches to close a gash to his face after taking an elbow while going for a rebound.
- LeBron not playing season finale for Cavs Updated: Apr-15-15 7:57 pm
CLEVELAND - LeBron James is taking one last game off before things get serious.
- Celtics' Avery Bradley sitting out finale against Bucks Updated: Apr-15-15 7:23 pm
MILWAUKEE - Boston guard Avery Bradley is sitting out the Celtics' regular-season finale at Milwaukee on Wednesday night because of a left quad contusion.
- Crowder's long fall-away lifts Celtics over Raptors, 95-93 Updated: Apr-15-15 11:56 am
BOSTON - The Boston Celtics knew they were in the playoffs. Now they can start thinking about a matchup with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
- Celtics and Kings to play regular-season game in Mexico City Updated: Apr-14-15 2:26 pm
- Around the NBA: Picks for NBA awards - and league champion Updated: Apr-13-15 1:32 am
The final days of the NBA regular season have arrived with a few things still to be decided, such as a scoring champion and exactly who gets what seed in the respective brackets.
- Bucks rout Nets 96-73 to clinch playoff berth Updated: Apr-12-15 9:05 pm
MILWAUKEE - The rebuilding plan is way ahead of schedule for the Milwaukee Bucks.
- James, 3 other Cavs starters not playing vs. Celts Updated: Apr-12-15 3:45 pm
- Lopez leads Nets over Wizards, 117-80 Updated: Apr-10-15 11:57 pm
- Celtics eliminate Pistons from race, 113-103 Updated: Apr-08-15 10:56 pm
AUBURN HILLS, Michigan - Isiah Thomas had more than a few great games during the Pistons-Celtics rivalry of the 1980s and 1990s.