Taurasi sparks fourth quarter run, leads Mercury past Aces to advance to WNBA Finals

LAS VEGAS (AP) — When Phoenix Mercury coach Sandy Brondello was asked what was the difference in the fourth quarter, she had a simple response: It was Diana Taurasi. Taurasi scored 14 of her 24 points...

Four things to watch in the 2021-22 season as Trae Young’s Hawks look to build on their conference finals run

So… the Atlanta Hawks nearly made the NBA Finals three months ago. There’s really no other way we can start this than saying that, no writerly flourish on one of the most surprising things to happen...

2021-22 NBA schedule: Nets-Lakers, Bucks-Suns Finals rematch among 15 must-watch games this upcoming season

With the 2021-22 NBA schedule released, it’s only right we dissect the six months of regular-season games to see which matchups are already worthy of getting excited over at this point in time. Between old teammates...

Carmelo Anthony recalls epic battle vs. Kobe Bryant in 2009 NBA Western Conference Finals

Kobe Bryant’s 43rd birthday would’ve been Monday, and Carmelo Anthony is remembering the late Los Angeles Lakers’ legend by sharing a story of his “war” with Bryant during the 2009 Western Conference Finals. Anthony sat down...

Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo becomes part owner of Brewers a month after NBA Finals win

Following in the footsteps of several other star athletes, Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo is getting into the pro sports team ownership game. A month after winning the 2021 NBA Finals MVP and ending Milwaukee Bucks’ 50-year...

Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo needed IV treatment after Game 5 of NBA Finals due to dehydration, per report

When the Milwaukee Bucks were unceremoniously bounced from the playoffs in the second round by the Miami Heat last season in the bubble, one of the biggest criticisms levied against head coach Mike Budenholzer was that...

Bucks win NBA Finals: Giannis Antetokounmpo reflects on Kobe Bryant challenging him to win MVP and a title

Milwaukee bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo won his first NBA title on Tuesday night, and he was also named Finals MVP. Afterward, he talked about finally completing the two challenges issued to him by late Los Angeles...

NBA Finals: Chris Paul’s playoff legacy takes latest hit, becomes first player to blow four 2-0 series leads

Getty Images Chris Paul is an all-time great. He’s a surefire Hall of Famer and the second greatest point guard of the greatest point guard era in history, trailing only Stephen Curry. This has to be...

Bucks vs. Suns NBA Finals live stream: Watch Game 6 start time, TV channel, prediction, pick, odds, line

Getty Images Things started off really well for the Phoenix Suns in the 2021 NBA Finals. They won the first two games of the series, and appeared poised to win their first championship in franchise history....

Bucks vs. Suns odds, line, best bets: 2021 NBA Finals picks, Game 6 predictions from expert on 61-35 run

The Phoenix Suns aim to stay alive in the 2021 NBA Finals on Tuesday evening. The Suns lost Game 5 at home to the Milwaukee Bucks, putting Phoenix in a 3-2 hole as Game 6 approaches....