What do LeBron's recent words mean for Kevin Love?

What do LeBron's recent words mean for Kevin Love?

The unquestioned leader of the Cavaliers (and best basketball player on the planet) is LeBron James, but the breakout player for the Cavs in this…

LeBron, Cavaliers earn NBA Finals spot

May 27
LeBron, Cavaliers earn NBA Finals spot
LeBron James knew what he left behind when he bolted to Miami five years ago.

Rand: Wolves' LaVine among Minnesota athletes that could try other sports

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Rand: Wolves' LaVine among Minnesota athletes that could try other sports
Zach LaVine can do more than dunk a basketball.
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5:09pm

April 13: The date the curse of Target Field and Target Center was lifted

The Twins were awful at Target Field each of the past four seasons, going a combined 131-193. Yes, they were awful everywhere, but for a…
Wolves
May 26

Rockets' Howard won't be suspended for Game 5 vs Warriors

Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not be suspended for Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors after the NBA decided to uphold his flagrant 1 foul.
Wolves
May 26

Hawks guard Kyle Korver to have surgery on ankle

Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver will have surgery on the right ankle he injured in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Video
May 26

Wolves' LaVine can dunk footballs, too

In another life, maybe Zach LaVine could be a wide receiver
Video
May 26

Stephen Curry, Warriors Fall in Houston

Stephen Curry left in the first-half after landing on his head in a gruesome spill but did return to finish with 23 points in Golden State's Game 4 loss. He spoke about the nasty fall.

nba Statistics

  • Western Northwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Portland 51 31 .622 0 32-9 19-22 4-6
    Oklahoma City 45 37 .549 6 29-12 16-25 4-6
    Utah 38 44 .463 13 21-20 17-24 7-3
    Denver 30 52 .366 21 19-22 11-30 3-7
    Minnesota 16 66 .195 35 9-32 7-34 0-10
  • Western Pacific w l pct gb home away last 10
    Golden State 67 15 .817 0 39-2 28-13 8-2
    LA Clippers 56 26 .683 11 30-11 26-15 9-1
    Phoenix 39 43 .476 28 22-19 17-24 1-9
    Sacramento 29 53 .354 38 18-23 11-30 3-7
    LA Lakers 21 61 .256 46 12-29 9-32 2-8
  • Western Southwest w l pct gb home away last 10
    Houston 56 26 .683 0 30-11 26-15 7-3
    Memphis 55 27 .671 1 31-10 24-17 5-5
    San Antonio 55 27 .671 1 33-8 22-19 9-1
    Dallas 50 32 .610 6 27-14 23-18 5-5
    New Orleans 45 37 .549 11 28-13 17-24 7-3
  • Eastern Central w l pct gb home away last 10
    Cleveland 53 29 .646 0 31-10 22-19 7-3
    Chicago 50 32 .610 3 27-14 23-18 7-3
    Milwaukee 41 41 .500 12 23-18 18-23 5-5
    Indiana 38 44 .463 15 23-18 15-26 7-3
    Detroit 32 50 .390 21 18-23 14-27 4-6
  • Eastern Atlantic w l pct gb home away last 10
    Toronto 49 33 .598 0 27-14 22-19 7-3
    Boston 40 42 .488 9 21-20 19-22 8-2
    Brooklyn 38 44 .463 11 19-22 19-22 6-4
    Philadelphia 18 64 .220 31 12-29 6-35 0-10
    New York 17 65 .207 32 10-31 7-34 3-7
  • Eastern Southeast w l pct gb home away last 10
    Atlanta 60 22 .732 0 35-6 25-16 5-5
    Washington 46 36 .561 14 29-12 17-24 6-4
    Miami 37 45 .451 23 20-21 17-24 4-6
    Charlotte 33 49 .402 27 19-22 14-27 2-8
    Orlando 25 57 .305 35 13-28 12-29 3-7
  • Points
    J. Harden HOU 2217
    S. Curry GS 1900
    R. Westbrook OKC 1886
    L. James CLE 1743
    D. Lillard POR 1720
  • Rebounds
    D. Jordan LAC 1226
    A. Drummond DET 1104
    P. Gasol CHI 919
    T. Chandler DAL 864
    N. Vucevic ORL 810
  • Assists
    C. Paul LAC 838
    J. Wall WAS 792
    T. Lawson DEN 720
    S. Curry GS 619
    R. Westbrook OKC 574
  • Field Goal Percentage
    D. Jordan LAC .710
    J. Valanciunas TOR .572
    M. Gortat WAS .566
    T. Mozgov CLE .555
    T. Zeller BOS .549
  • Blocked Shots
    A. Davis NO 200
    R. Gobert UTA 189
    D. Jordan LAC 183
    S. Ibaka OKC 155
    A. Drummond DET 153
  • Steals
    S. Curry GS 163
    C. Paul LAC 156
    J. Harden HOU 154
    T. Ariza HOU 152
    (2) Players 148
  • Monday, May 25
    Houston 128, Golden State 115, F
  • Tuesday, May 26
    Cleveland 118, Atlanta 88, F
  • Today, May 27
    Houston @ Golden State
  • Thursday, May 28
  • Friday, May 29
    Golden State @ Houston
  • Saturday, May 30
  • Sunday, May 31
    Houston @ Golden State
  • Monday, June 1
Wolves
May 25

Rockets respond to Kevin McHale's old-school coaching approach

Kevin McHale's stride is painful to watch.
Video
May 24

Curry leads Warriors to 3-0 series lead

Stephen Curry scored a game-high 40 points and Draymond Green and Andrew Bogut produced double-doubles as Golden State crushed Houston by 35 points to take a commanding 3-0 series lead.
Wolves
May 24

Hawks' Kyle Korver out for the playoffs with sprained ankle

Already facing a daunting task after losing the first two games at home in the Eastern Conference final, the Atlanta Hawks were dealt another major blow Saturday when 3-point specialist Kyle Korver was ruled out for the rest of the playoffs because of a severely sprained right ankle.
Wolves
May 24

Chart: Bombs away

The NBA is becoming more and more of a three-point league.
Wolves
May 24

A week to remember for Wolves

A look back and ahead for the Wolves.
Wolves
May 24

Okafor, Towns offer Wolves contrasting styles

NBA executives and scouts deem Karl-Anthony Towns as the draft’s consensus No. 1 pick, which doesn’t necessarily mean the Wolves will select him. Jahlil Okafor is a tantalizing throwback
Wolves
May 21

Curry, James unanimous selections to All-NBA first team

Golden State's Stephen Curry, the league MVP, and LeBron James are the only unanimous selections to the All-NBA first team.
Wolves
May 21

DeLaSalle's Thorson coached Okafor, Towns. What does he think?

Both players are game-changers in different ways, according to the DeLaSalle coach, whose team has won four straight state titles and coached both of them at an All-Star Game last year.
Wolves
May 21

Read the replay Timberwolves Chat with Jerry Zgoda

See what Jerry Zgoda and Timberwolves fans were talking about during their noon-hour Live Chat.
Wolves
May 21

Ranking Minnesota's No. 1 picks through the decades

Michael Rand ranks the No. 1 overall picks in Minnesota history -- from Elgin Baylor of the long-departed Lakers to Maya Moore of the WNBA power Lynx.
Wolves
May 21
The Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James goes in for a slam against the A...

Smith, James lead Cavs past Hawks 97-89 in Game 1

J.R. Smith knocked down a tough 3-pointer, then another. Turning toward the fans, their heckling transformed to groans, he blew off his right index finger and motioned toward his side, like he was holstering his pistol.
Sports
May 20

RandBall: Imagine how crazy an NFL Draft Lottery would be

The NBA Draft Lottery is an amazing phenomenon. In a sports landscape increasingly dominated by events that happen outside the field of play, the lottery…
Wolves
May 20

Wolves official knew lottery result before the rest of us

Wolves executive Brad Ruiter was among the small group of people who witnessed the ping-pong balls being drawn for the NBA draft lottery. He wrote about the experience.
Wolves
May 20

Souhan: Wolves' lottery victory more about morale than player

Receiving the top pick in the NBA draft is important not necessarily because of what it means for the roster as what it symbolizes for the franchise.
Sports
May 20

Is this real life? Wolves fans can't believe No. 1 luck

Well, Wolves fans: you can finally lay to rest the NBA Draft Lottery conspiracy theories (and yes, when I wrote about them the other day,…

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