Playoff exits of Milwaukee Bucks, Phoenix Suns ruin season-long wagers for many, but sportsbooks rejoice
Many future-book NBA bets crashed with the Sunday elimination of last year's finalists, the Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns.
Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum lead the way, Grant Williams provides spark from long range as Celtics eliminate defending NBA champions.
'Protect kids not guns': Bucks guard Pat Connaughton sports message following Friday night's shootings
Bucks guard Pat Connaughton wore a shirt that read "protect kids not guns" following a night of gun violence in downtown Milwaukee.
After shootings injured 21 people following Friday's Game 6 in Milwaukee, the Bucks are canceling a Game 7 watch party in the Deer District.
Ten people are in custody, nine guns were found and all victims are expected to survive, Milwaukee police said. Mayor Cavalier Johnson imposed curfew.
Ten people are in custody, nine guns were recovered and all victims are expected to survive, Milwaukee police said early Saturday.
Three people sustained non-life-threatening injuries in a shooting near Fiserv Forum after Friday night's Bucks-Celtics game.
The Milwaukee Fire Department said one man and one woman were shot near Fiserv Forum following Game 6 of the Bucks-Celtics series.
Milwaukee overcame a six-point deficit in the final 1:45 to beat Boston 110-107 and take a 3-2 series lead back home with a chance to clinch.
A new time-lapse video shows the three-story mural of Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo going up over about two weeks in Milwaukee. (May 11)
The Boston Celtics evened up their NBA playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks with a strong fourth-quarter performance.
Celtics coach Ime Udoka was not happy with officiating in the team's 103-101 loss in Game 3 of their second-round playoff series against the Bucks.
When he was asked about a questionable call in the Bucks' Game 3 win, Giannis Antetokounmpo chose his words carefully to avoid a fine.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 42 points and the Bucks prevailed 103-101 after the Celtics couldn't convert on multiple attempts in the final seconds.
Giannis Antetokounmpo, like Kevin Durant before him, having trouble getting untracked against the Celtics' defense so far in the playoffs.
Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum combined for 59 points as Boston led wire-to-wire for a 109-86 win to send the series to Milwaukee tied at 1-1.
The Milwaukee Bucks stopped the Boston Celtics 101-89 in Game 1, stealing home-court advantage in an impressive performance that gave notice.
Sixers star Joel Embiid out indefinitely with orbital fracture, concussion after taking elbow to face
Three days before opening the second round, Joel Embiid was diagnosed with an orbital fracture, leaving his status uncertain.
Milwaukee took care of business in Game 5 and made sure not to prolong the first-round series by finishing off Chicago 116-100 to advance.