Numbers to Know: Kia Most Valuable Player

TEAM SUCCESS Antetokounmpo leads the league in total plus-minus, with the Bucks having outscored their opponents by 627 points with him on the floor. On a per-possession basis, he ranks third (among players who have…

About Last Night: Magic jump rungs on the…

The race for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference took another interesting twist Wednesday night, as the Orlando Magic moved closer to ending their seven-year playoff drought. Riding another double-double from…

About Last Night: Westbrook matches Wilt

Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook is no stranger to ridiculous statistical lines. Indeed, we've become so accustomed to his jaw-dropping performances that there's been virtually zero fanfare for the fact that he's all but assured of…

About Last Night: Bucks on the cusp

Somewhat remarkably, not a single team changed position among the 10 Eastern Conference teams that have either clinched playoff spots already or were battling to do so entering Monday's slate.  No. 6 Detroit, No. 7…

About Last Night: A contrast of contenders

  The two-team tango at the top of the West saw Golden State seize the lead and Denver stumble in a startling contrast of killer instinct. Neither team faced world-beaters, though the Warriors' opponent (Charlotte)…