Nets Eliminated From Playoffs As Bucks Withstand Durant's 48 In Game 7Durant played all 53 minutes and forced OT with a turnaround jumper that was just inches from being a 3-pointer that would have won it with a second left.
Bucks Bounce Back To Beat Nets, Force Game 7Game 7 will be Saturday night in Brooklyn. The home team has won each of the first six games in this series.
'It Was Beautiful To Watch': Brooklyn Nets' Kevin Durant Cements Legacy With Game 5 Playoff PerformanceIt could have been the best individual effort in the Hall-of-Fame career of Kevin Durant. Few players are capable of putting up a 49-point game, but he also did it when the franchise needed it most.
Durant's Sensational Performance Sends Nets To 3-2 LeadWith James Harden returning but delivering little offense and Kyrie Irving out, Durant played all 48 minutes and shot 16 for 23 from the field.
Maybe? Nets' Harden Upgraded To Questionable For Game 5The Nets, who are without Kyrie Irving on Tuesday, had James Harden also as out in their injury report Monday but upgraded him twice on Tuesday, first to doubtful and then to questionable.
Nets' Harden And Irving Ruled Out Of Game 5 Against BucksFirst they lost James Harden, then Kyrie Irving, and finally the Brooklyn Nets lost their lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Nets Lose Irving To Ankle Injury, Drop Game 4 To BucksThe Bucks erased a 2-0 deficit by winning two straight in Milwaukee. Game 5 is Tuesday night at Brooklyn.
NBA Disciplines Nets Security Guard In Durant-Tucker Game 3 SkirmishThe security guard went on the court during a confrontation between Kevin Durant and P.J. Tucker in Game 3.
Pepper Persley, 10-Year-Old Podcaster From New York, Broadcasts NBA Playoff Game On TVIt takes most sports broadcasters years to rise through the ranks to become a game analyst at a network. But not 10-year-old Pepper Persley.
Bucks Blow Big Lead, Then Rally To Edge Nets In Game 3Brooklyn had its lowest scoring output of the season.
Knicks' Tom Thibodeau Named NBA Coach Of The YearThe Knicks went 41-31 this season, then fell to Atlanta in five games in the first round of the playoffs.
No Harden, No Problem: Durant, Nets Blast Bucks In Game 2Kevin Durant scored 32 points in three quarters of a top-to-bottom blowout that sent the Brooklyn Nets halfway to the Eastern Conference finals with a 125-86 rout of the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday.
Durant, Irving Carry Nets In Opener After Harden HurtHarden's injury is the same one that forced him to miss two losses to the Bucks in May.
Knicks Eliminated From Playoffs With Game 5 Loss To HawksThe Knicks couldn't make much dent in the final quarter, with even Spike Lee giving up and leaving with a little more than 3 minutes to go, and went weakly in their first postseason since 2013.
Boston Celtics Fan Accused Of Throwing Water Bottle At Brooklyn Nets Star Kyrie Irving Appears In CourtThe bottle was thrown Sunday night as the Nets walked off the court after beating the Celtics during a playoff game.