Here are five things to know about the 2019 NBA Finals, the best-of-seven championship series that opens Thursday:
While the Golden State Warriors try to cement their legacy as the NBA's greatest dynasty in half a century, the upstart Toronto Raptors made history just reaching the NBA Finals.
Stephen Curry and Draymond Green both posted triple-doubles to power the Golden State Warriors to a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday and into a fifth straight NBA Finals.
Former rivals Magic Johnson and Larry Bird are to receive a joint Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2019 NBA Awards, the league announced on Wednesday.
Coming into the Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Thursday (Manila time), superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo pointed out that Milwaukee Bucks should snatch the Game 1 against the unstoppable Toronto Raptors at all costs. He also said…
Milwaukee became the first team to reach the NBA's final four as the top-seeded Bucks beat the visiting Boston Celtics with a 116-91 series-clinching victory on Wednesday.
Cameroonian forward Pascal Siakam was listed as doubtful by the Toronto Raptors on Saturday for their NBA playoff game Sunday at Philadelphia due to a bruised right calf.
Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge has suffered a mild heart attack but is expected to make a full recovery, the NBA club announced Thursday.