Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley had facial surgery on Monday in Memphis after he was injured during Game 3 of the playoff series against the Portland Trail Blazers. Conley was inadvertently elbowed in the face by Portland's CJ McCollum on…ANNE M. PETERSON (AP Sports Writer)
The Cavaliers are bruised, not beaten or broken. Cleveland completed a four-game sweep in Boston on Sunday, dispatching the scrappy Celtics 101-93 in a Game 4 that at times looked more MMA than NBA. ''There's a lot of things up in the air with our…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
At age 37, Paul Pierce is having a grand ol' time on this playoff run with the Washington Wizards. So before turning his attention to whoever his team's second-round Eastern Conference opponent will be in a week or more - either No. 1 seed Atlanta…HOWARD FENDRICH (AP Sports Writer)
J.J. Barea last started a playoff game when he helped boost Dallas' run to a championship four years ago. Al-Farouq Aminu had never been on the floor for the opening tip in a postseason game. They helped give the Mavericks at least one more game…SCHUYLER DIXON (AP Sports Writer)
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) -- The Santa Cruz Warriors won their first NBA Development League championship Sunday, beating the Fort Wayne Mad Ants 109-96 to complete a two-game sweep.