Brad Botkin

CBS Sports Staff

Joel Embiid is on a scoring run that has only been matched twice this century

Embiid has posted 10 straight games of at least 30 points on at least 50-percent shooting

NBA Eastern Conference playoff picture: 76ers in range of No. 1 seed with one Bucks matchup remaining

Current standings, matchups, tiebreaker scenarios and projections

NBA standings, West playoff picture: Lakers clinging to play-in spot; Warriors in danger of missing postseason

Current standings, matchups, tiebreaker scenarios and projections

For the Warriors, the chances of Andrew Wiggins returning this season are starting to sound bleak

Wiggins is dealing with what is obviously a serious personal matter

Kawhi Leonard hilariously calls his own teammate for an offensive foul

Leonard knew Eric Gordon had done wrong the second the whistle blew

Warriors' Draymond Green picks horrible time to get 16th technical foul, which will result in a suspension

Unless the tech is rescinded by the league, Green will be out vs. Atlanta on Friday

Ranking NBA's top five title contenders: Warriors ahead of Celtics; 76ers, Nuggets miss cut

Apologies to the likes of the Sixers, Nuggets and Grizzlies, but they don't make the cut

Bucks-Kings fight: Brook Lopez and Trey Lyles get in heated scuffle during closing seconds of Milwaukee win

Lyles went at the neck of Lopez, who didn't appreciate Giannis Antetokounmpo being shoved

Stephen Curry appears to mock Chris Paul during Warriors win over Suns: 'This ain't 2014 no more'

Paul acted like he had no idea what happened in 2014, which is hilarious in its own right

How Stephen Curry, Jrue Holiday and Draymond Green gave us 1.9 seconds of basketball genius in Warriors-Bucks

Holiday won the battle, but the Warriors still managed to win the war

LeBron James is hyped about what he's seeing from new-look Lakers: 'I love this team'

The Lakers have won eight of 11 since the trade deadline

Kevin Durant has a history of returning from injuries on fire, which bodes well for Suns' playoff prospects

If we know anything about Durant, it's that he isn't going to miss a beat

NBA MVP Rankings: Giannis Antetokounmpo should be getting more love, but it's Nikola Jokic's award to lose

Joel Embiid, Luka Doncic and Jayson Tatum round out the top five with a month left

LeBron James is promoting his son, Bronny, straight from LaVar Ball's playbook... and it appears to be working

Shortly after a certain LeBron tweet, Bronny was upgraded from a four- to a five-star recruit

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