Posts Tagged NBA Playoffs

Popovich wins NBA Coach of the Year

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich was named NBA coach of the year on Tuesday, making him just the third coach in league history to win the Red Auerbach trophy three times in his career.

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Clippers rout Warriors 138-98, even playoff series

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After getting knocked down in their playoff opener, Blake Griffin and the Clippers answered with a dominant performance in shutting down the Warriors as soon as the game began.

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Bulls try to pull even with Wizards

DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bulls’ resolve is being tested once again.

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Knicks fire coach Mike Woodson

FILe - In this March 13, 2013 file photo, New York Knicks head coach Mike Woodson, right, joins assistant coach Herb Williams in reacting as the Knicks fall behind to the Denver Nuggets in the third quarter of the Nuggets' 117-94 victory in an NBA basketball game in Denver. The Knicks have fired Woodson after falling from division champions to out of the playoffs in one season. New team president Phil Jackson made the decision Monday, April 21, 2014, saying in a statement "the time has come for change throughout the franchise."  (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Woodson had the Knicks on top of their division and in the second round of the playoffs, destinations that had become unreachable and practically unimaginable in New York.

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AP Source: Wolves’ Adelman retiring after 23 years

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman has decided to retire after 23 seasons in the NBA, The Associated Press has learned.

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