Dallas Mavericks Stun the Phoenix Suns in Game 7 Upset

The Phoenix Suns dominated the N.B.A. regular season and set a franchise record for wins with one goal in mind: return to the N.B.A. finals for a second straight year…

Rangers Push the Penguins to Game 7 in New York With a 5-3 Win

“I think the playoffs sometimes can reveal who you are, the kind of character you have,” Kreider said. “For him to stay with his game and continue to work, he’s…

NHL betting tips for Saturday’s NHL Playoff Game 7s

According to ESPN Stats & Information, Saturday will be the first time since Apr. 30, 2014, that there will be three Game 7s played on the same day, and it…

Jimmy Butler and the Heat Close Out the 76ers in Game 6

As soon as their playoff game ended Thursday night, Jimmy Butler of the Miami Heat found Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers to embrace him and say goodbye. The two…

Memphis Grizzlies ready to go the distance against Golden State Warriors after 39-point win propels them to Game 6

MEMPHIS — Moments after the Grizzlies pummeled the Golden State Warriors to keep their season alive, Ja Morant started a chant that gained some steam among his teammates. The injured…

Golden State Warriors steal emotional Game 4 win from Memphis Grizzlies without Steve Kerr

3:19 AM ET Kendra AndrewsESPN SAN FRANCISCO — Golden State Warriors associate head coach Mike Brown was going through his normal pregame preparation when he received a call from head…

Thiago Alcantara’s Passing Stats Don’t Tell Us Everything About His Game

The temptation is, of course, to connect that tendency to the sport’s growing interest in and reliance on analytics — this is soccer, as the nerds wanted it — or…

Joel Embiid says Philadelphia 76ers ‘fine’ after Game 5 loss to Toronto Raptors, wants James Harden to take more shots

1:41 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN PHILADELPHIA – After the Raptors took down the 76ers 103-88 in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference first-round series Monday night — moving Toronto within…

This Grizzlies Game Is Why the Word ‘Jaw-Dropping’ Exists

MINNEAPOLIS — The job was almost finished, and Memphis Grizzlies guard Desmond Bane looked out across the court, flashed a triumphant smile and wiggled his eyebrows. The Grizzlies had overcome…

Junior college pitcher tackles opponent who hit homer in game between Weatherford College and North Central Texas College

A Texas junior college pitcher tackled a hitter who had just hit a home run during a game between host Weatherford College and North Central Texas College on Wednesday. In…