The Hawks were famously 14-20 and near the bottom of the East before a star and his interim coach found something in each other.
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- NBA: Refs missed Giannis FT violations late in G1
- Michigan, Illinois highlight field for Gavitt Tipoff
- Team USA roster set; Harden pulls out with injury
- Badgers call out coach Gard in secret recording
The NBA said Thursday that Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo committed 10-second violations on his two free throws with 5.3 seconds left in Milwaukee's Game 1 loss to the Hawks.
Michigan, Illinois and five other teams that earned berths in the NCAA Tournament will play in the sixth annual Gavitt Tipoff Games in mid-November.
Even Wander Franco's arrival couldn't keep the Rays on top. Which West team took their place?
Young, who scored 48 points in the Game 1 win, found ways to fluster a Bucks team trying to evolve on the defensive end.
— Trae Young remains as poised as ever in hostile environments in his first postseason.
Trae Young remains unfazed. The Atlanta Hawks' star put the NBA world on notice with a ridiculous shimmy and a 48-point performance in the Hawks' Game 1 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference finals.
The Packers' All-Pro showed up to Game 1 in Milwaukee and started the Eastern Conference finals in fine fashion.
— Brandon Woodruff was pleased with the seven dominant innings he threw on Wednesday afternoon, though he didn't really have that much to say about them.
NFL Live: Davante Adams says he's ready to rock with or without Aaron Rodgers as he enters a contract season
We dive into Davante Adams' numbers and production as he enters a contract season. Should he want to stay with the Packers? Will he be paid as the top receiver in the league? Our analysts give their thoughts. Also, Saquon Barkley looks to be progressing well, but will his return be impactful enough for the Giants to get over the hump? Our guys dissect the Giants offense.
USA Basketball finalized its star-laden roster for the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday, while Nets guard James Harden had to withdraw due to a hamstring injury, USA Basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo told ESPN.
The proliferation of 3-pointers and the (alleged) death of the midrange game often dominate the NBA conversation this time of year.
Who will reach the NBA Finals? Our experts make their picks for Bucks-Hawks.
Can Jrue Holiday slow down Trae Young? Can Atlanta get hot from downtown? Our experts break down the East finals.
— Burly slugger Daniel Vogelbach hobbled home on one leg when Arizona's defense fell asleep, and the Diamondbacks dropped back into a rut Tuesday night with a 5-0 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers.