Boston Celtics’ Brad Stevens to Jayson Tatum after NBA Finals

Boston Celtics' Brad Stevens to Jayson Tatum after NBA Finals

11:38 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN After Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum had a rough NBA Finals, Brad Stevens had a simple message for his team’s franchise player. “I just told him to go on vacation,” Stevens, Boston’s president of basketball operations, said with a smile during a videoconference call with reporters after Boston’s season ended … Read more

Warriors’ Andrew Wiggins is having himself a Finals

Warriors' Andrew Wiggins is having himself a Finals

Andrew Wiggins is finally playing like a competitor.Image: Getty Images Stephen Curry was mesmerizing on Friday night. If the Golden State Warriors do go on to win their fourth NBA Championship in eight seasons, it will be one of the most memorable championship performances in league history. Curry, a generational talent and one of the … Read more

Steph Curry dominates with 43-point performance

Steph Curry dominates with 43-point performance

Steph Curry seems like he’s tired of hearing about not winning a Finals MVP.Image: Getty Images Game 4 of the Finals felt a lot like Game 1 with the road team quieting a hyped home crowd via a fourth quarter run that flipped the game and felt stunned fans for the exit before the final … Read more

LeBron James wants to play with Steph Curry

LeBron James wants to play with Steph Curry

LeBron wouldn’t mind being Steph Curry’s teammate fulltime.Image: Getty Images This year’s NBA postseason has been pretty good, minus all the injuries, even with the absence of LeBron James. While the era of James playing into June every year is over, that doesn’t mean we won’t hear from the King during the playoffs and especially … Read more

Ime Udoka says Boston Celtics need better start vs. Miami Heat, cannot ‘give them life early’ in Game 7

Ime Udoka says Boston Celtics need better start vs.  Miami Heat, cannot 'give them life early' in Game 7

1:11 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN MIAMI — Ahead of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals, Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka said that after his team has gone through a roller-coaster ride of a season to get to this point, it is only fitting that this series will come down to Boston having to win … Read more

Boston Celtics’ Jayson Tatum ‘thankful’ for making All-NBA first team but wants rules around voting

Boston Celtics' Jayson Tatum 'thankful' for making All-NBA first team but wants rules around voting

2:31 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN MIAMI — Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum has said repeatedly over the past year that he felt disrespected by being left off of last year’s All-NBA teams — a decision that cost Tatum tens of millions of dollars on his current contract. After Tatum was selected to the All-NBA first … Read more

NBA playoffs 2022 – What to watch in Boston Celtics-Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns-Dallas Mavericks Game 7s

NBA playoffs 2022 - What to watch in Boston Celtics-Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns-Dallas Mavericks Game 7s

Which NBA contenders will join the Miami Heat and Golden State Warriors in the conference finals? Sunday’s Game 7s feature two series that could not be more different. The Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks (3:30 p.m. ET, ABC) have each bruised their way into their finale, each winning classics on the opponent’s floor behind superstar … Read more