Indiana thought it had taken control Tuesday night.
The Cleveland Cavaliers would prefer to be known for being good, not lucky.
According to the N.B.A.’s formal allegation against Donald Sterling, the Clippers’ owner and his associates tried to destroy evidence relating to the league’s investigation.
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade followed the same old script Tuesday night.
LeBron James scored 9 consecutive points in the fourth quarter to overturn a Pacers lead.
Beating the Miami Heat once is difficult enough but taking two playoff games in a row from the defending National Basketball Association champions is mission impossible as the Indiana Pacers found out on Tuesday.
After losing Game 1 on Monday, the Thunder spent much of Tuesday searching for ways to beat the Spurs without Serge Ibaka, their injured starting center.
The Cleveland Cavaliers struck the jackpot for a second successive year, and the third time in four, when they won the first pick in the NBA Draft lottery in New York on Tuesday.
The Cleveland Cavaliers’ lottery luck just keeps going.
Another year, and another draft lottery won by the Cleveland Cavaliers, who had only a 1.7 percent chance of snagging the pick.
James Worthy can envision a scenario where Phil Jackson coaches the Knicks but not before he gives someone such as Derek Fisher a shot. “If he hires a coach and things aren’t working out I can see Phil coming down to coach,” Worthy said on Wednesday.