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Cavaliers vs. Pistons: Game 4 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

LeBron James wants to win a title for The Land, and the Detroit Pistons weren't going to stand in his way in the first round.<p>James and his Cleveland Cavaliers teammates finished off the four-game sweep of the Pistons on Sunday with a 100-98 victory at The Palace of Auburn Hills. To Detroit's …

Derek Fisher is reportedly interested in becoming the next Lakers coach

If the plan is to eventually get Phil Jackson to help run the team, how does this work?<p>With the news that Byron Scott has been let go by the Los …

Warriors vs. Rockets, 2016 NBA playoff results: 3 things from Houston's last-second 97-96 win

Houston saved themselves from embarrassment and held off a Golden State comeback at the last possible second.<p>For the second-straight game, the Golden State Warriors played the Houston Rockets without Stephen Curry. Somehow, despite several miscues in the final minute, the Rockets barely snuck out a …

Ice Cube Reunites N.W.A, Brings Out Kendrick Lamar at Coachella

N.W.A is coming straight outta Coachella—once again. This time, however, the reunion felt much more complete.<p>In his second weekend at the Indio, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Remembering the Night Prince Played for Three Hours in a Small Melbourne Jazz Club

As the world mourns the death of the musical genius, we look back at the time Prince performed a special late night and intimate gig.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Noisey Australia</i><p>For 70 lucky music fans, May 28, 2012 was possibly the most exciting Monday of their lives.<p>It was around 2:00am …

Stephen Hawking Suggests Black Holes Are Possible Portals To Another Universe

Science fiction has always been a fascinating genre for the mix of science and fantasy. Larry Nivens “Ringworld” for instance imagined vast …

Physics

Automated systems watch skies as airports can't find enough controllers

The world's airlines have ambitious plans to double the fleet of commercial jets during the next two decades as the number of air travelers approaches 7 billion. The trouble: There won't be enough controllers to help those 44,000 planes take off and land safely.<p>A shortage of air traffic controllers …

Have battery makers become more important for electric cars than carmakers?

When it comes to electric cars, range and cost are still two of the biggest obstacles barring the way to mass adoption.<p>Carmakers strive to put battery packs with the most capacity at the lowest price into their vehicles to make them more attractive to consumers. Because of this demand, companies …

Ranking the 25 best players in NBA history

It's a debate you've surely participated in countless times, and one that will never stop evolving: Who are the best players to ever step foot on an NBA court?<p>It's difficult to compare the current stars to all-time greats, but with some veterans, it's already time to put them in the conversation, …

AOL

This heartbreaking photo essay just won a Pulitzer Prize

Living in Maine with his grandparents, Larry and Lanette, Strider, 6, suffered severe physical abuse from his mother's boyfriend at the mere age of 2.<p>Poverty-stricken, Larry and Lanette were evicted from their home when photographer Jessica Rinaldi began documenting their story for The Boston Globe.<p>…

Exercise your core to save your ankles? Yep.

Trail runners, basketball players and high-heel aficionados have something in common: increased risk for ankle sprains and related injuries. That’s because uneven surfaces (characteristic of trail running and high heels) and lateral movement (basketball) are common ankle-injury culprits.<p>But they’re …

Exercise

Kawhi Leonard wins NBA Defensive Player of the Year again

The Claw repeats as the top defender in the league after the Spurs had one of the best defenses in the modern era.<p>Kawhi Leonard has been named the 2015-16 Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year, the league announced on Monday. Appropriately, the Spurs' Leonard defended his 2014-15 award, becoming the …

Basketball

Kawhi wins DPOY

For the second straight season, @kawhileonard has been voted @NBA Defensive Player of the Year! pic.twitter.com/lUTBg5bJlF<p>Kawhi joined Hakeem as the …

Awards

Raptors-Pacers Game 1 Tactical Analysis - Raptors Republic: ESPN TrueHoop Network Blog

Share Email<p>After a disappointing Game 1, the Raptors are looking to bounce back by attempting to tilt a myriad of factors in their favour. Both teams …

Celtics injury updates

If it wasn't bad enough that the Celtics will most likely be without Avery Bradley for the rest of the series, there are additional banged up bodies …

Timberwolves have interest in Jeff Van Gundy, Tom Thibodeau

The Minnesota Timberwolves are scheduled to interview former New York Knicks and Houston Rockets coach Jeff Van Gundy ‎on Monday in their fast-moving …

NBA

A basketball lover's journey from YouTube innovator to NBA video editor

Five and a half years ago, Nils Wagner drove from his apartment in Raleigh, North Carolina, to the City of Palms Classic for a high school basketball …

Here's a Look Back at Every Sneaker Kobe Bryant Wore During His NBA Career

With Kobe Bryant hanging it up for good, we're now living in a new era of hoops and sneakers, but that doesn't mean the legend of the Mamba will be …

Basketball

Malachi Richardson to Enter 2016 NBA Draft: Latest Comments, Reaction

Syracuse freshman guard Malachi Richardson will enter the NBA draft but won't hire an agent, according to head coach Jim Boeheim (per Syracuse Basketball), meaning he could still return to the school for his sophomore season.<p>"With the new rules, it's an opportunity for Malachi to get a better …

Kobe Bryant: Where does he rank among the greatest players in NBA history?

Kobe Bryant ended his legendary NBA career on Wednesday night by scoring 60 points in a victory over the Utah Jazz.<p>Now that his career is over, talk can turn to where he ranks in NBA history. Best player ever? Top five? Top 10?<p>We are using our ranker tool and asking you to rank the top 15 players …

NBA thanks Kobe Bryant for his brilliant career in an open letter

The NBA gives an official thanks to Kobe Bryant in an open letter.<p>When Kobe Bryant announced his retirement on Nov. 29 2015, he did it through a poem …