Warriors close in on NBA title with Game 5 win over Celtics

The Golden State Warriors moved within a win of a seventh NBA championship crown after battling past the Boston Celtics 104-94 in Game 5 Monday. Andrew Wiggins sank 26 points on a rare off-night for Stephen Curry, after his 43-point Game 4 heroics. Wiggins seized control to lead a balanced Golden State offensive effort which … Read more

Celtics star Tatum vows to bounce back after Warriors level series

Jayson Tatum knows he has taken his game to a new level in his fifth NBA season, pushing his way into the league’s top echelon of playmakers as the Boston Celtics’ go-to scorer. The three-time All-Star also knows at times he hasn’t been good enough against the Golden State Warriors during the NBA Finals and … Read more

Celtics’ Tatum, Brown sink Warriors to take NBA Finals lead

A combined 53 points from Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown took the Boston Celtics over the Golden State Warriors for a 116-100 win and a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals Wednesday. Boston, bullied by the Warriors in a Game 2 blowout in San Francisco on Sunday, bounced back with a dominant physical performance to … Read more

Curry rallies Warriors against Celtics to level NBA Finals series

The Golden State Warriors rallied around a 29-point Stephen Curry for a series-leveling 107-88 NBA Finals win over the Boston Celtics Sunday. Curry spearheaded a deadly display of Golden State shooting in San Francisco while a superb Warriors defensive effort shut down Boston’s key offensive weapons. The Warriors, who squandered a 12-point fourth-quarter lead in … Read more

Celtics win Game 7 against Heat for NBA Finals date with Warriors

The Boston Celtics set up an NBA title showdown against the Golden State Warriors after Jayson Tatum’s 26 points sparked a 100-96 win over the Miami Heat in Game 7 Sunday. Boston captured the winner-takes-all matchup to claim the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals 4-3 and secure a place in the championship series, which begins Thursday … Read more

Tatum-inspired Celtics thrash Heat to level NBA finals series

Boston star Jayson Tatum sank 31 points to help the Celtics dominate the Miami Heat in a 102-82 win and level their NBA Eastern Conference finals series Monday. Two days after dropping their opening home game of the best-of-seven finals, Boston came roaring back at the TD Garden with a one-sided game four blowout that … Read more

Doncic-led Mavs keep NBA finals hopes alive with win over Warriors

Dallas kept their NBA Western Conference finals series alive after a 30-point show by Luka Doncic helped the Mavericks defeat the Golden State Warriors 119-109 on Tuesday. The Mavericks, needing a victory to avoid a clean sweep, delivered a revived offensive performance to ensure a game five in San Francisco on Thursday. No team in … Read more

Warriors defeat Dallas to clinch Western crown, NBA Finals berth

Golden State Warriors secured a sixth NBA Finals berth in eight seasons after seeing off Dallas Mavericks 120-110 Thursday. Shooting guard Klay Thompson scored a game-high 32 points as the Warriors won the best-of-seven Western Conference finals 4-1. They will now seek a first title since 2018 in June’s showdown against either the Boston Celtics … Read more