Warriors’ Otto Porter Jr. out of Game 3 with foot injury

Golden State Warriors forward Otto Porter Jr. limped very slowly back to the locker room in the second quarter on Sunday night. (AP/Jed Jacobsohn) Otto Porter Jr. is out with another foot injury. The Golden State Warriors forward left Game 3 of the Western Conference finals early on Sunday night after tweaking his left foot. … Read more

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Marcus Smart, Robert Williams questionable for Game 4

The Vertical: Marcus Smart (ankle sprain) and Robert Williams (knee soreness) are questionable for Game 4 tomorrow. The Celtics have listed Jayson Tatum as probable. pic.twitter.com/hIQwQponsx Source: Twitter @YahooSportsNBA What’s the buzz on Twitter? CBS NBA @CBSSportsNBA Marcus Smart injury update: Celtics guard questionable for Game 4 vs. Heat after suffering sprained ankle cbssports.com/nba/news/marcu… – … Read more

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Trainer’s room busy as Heat, Celtics prepare for Game 4

BOSTON (AP) The Heat were embarrassed in Game 2, surrendering home-court advantage in their blowout loss to the Celtics in their Eastern Conference finals matchup. Miami returned the favor in Game 3, building a 26-point first-half lead en route to hanging on for a 109-103 victory despite star Jimmy Butler sitting out the second half … Read more

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Jimmy Butler intends to play in Game 4 of East finals vs. Celtics

BOSTON — Miami Heat star Jimmy Butler (knee) intends to play in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics on Monday, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The six-time All-Star is being listed as questionable for Monday. Miami is also listing Kyle Lowry (hamstring), Tyler Herro (groin), P.J. Tucker (knee), Max Strus … Read more

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Mavericks fined $100K for more ‘bench decorum’ violations

The Dallas Mavericks have once again been fined by the NBA for violating rules on “bench decorum.” This fine, which is for a whopping $100,000, covers violations from the Mavs’ 126-117 Game 2 loss against the Golden State Warriors. Here’s what Dallas was fined for: “On multiple occasions, several players and a member of the … Read more

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