Stories tagged: nba
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Kyrie Irving scored Boston’s last 12 points, including back-to-back 3-pointers in the final 40 seconds of overtime to outduel John Wall in a point-guard showdown, and the Celtics extended their …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 7:19 p.m.
Who is Rui? How an uncatchable fastball turned Gonzaga’s Hachimura from baseball prodigy to potential NBA lottery pick
Looking back, Rui Hachimura is grateful he stayed at Gonzaga through a stressful first year in Spokane.
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
Serge Ibaka had 25 points and nine rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors cruised past the Los Angeles Clippers 123-99 on Tuesday night without injured Kawhi Leonard.
Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Tristan Thompson’s strong season has stalled.
Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 10:24 p.m.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 8:44 p.m.
Malcolm Brogdon hit tying and go-ahead 3-pointers in the final 67 seconds and the Milwaukee Bucks held on to beat the Toronto Raptors 104-99 on Sunday night.
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 10:19 p.m.
Derrick Favors had 24 points and 10 rebounds off the bench to help the Utah Jazz overcome Rudy Gobert’s quick ejection and coast to a 118-91 victory over the Houston …
Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Luka Doncic scored 21 points and Wesley Matthews added 17 as the Dallas Mavericks won for the ninth time in 11 games, beating the Portland Trail Blazers 111-102 Tuesday night.
Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 8:05 p.m.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
The skidding Chicago Bulls fired coach Fred Hoiberg on Monday and promoted associate head coach Jim Boylen in hopes of lifting the team from the bottom of the standings.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 2, 2018, 8:01 p.m.
Kyle Kuzma scored 23 points and LeBron James had 22 before both sat out the fourth quarter of the Los Angeles Lakers’ third home victory in four days, 120-96 over …
Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 10:23 p.m.
Kawhi Leonard scored a season-high 37 points, Pascal Siakam added a career-high 26 and the Toronto Raptors overcame a 51-point performance from Kevin Durant to beat the Golden State Warriors …
Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 10:35 p.m.
Russell Westbrook moved into a tie for third place on the NBA list for triple-doubles with 23 points, 19 rebounds and 15 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder completed a …
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
Paul Millsap, Jamal Murray and Malik Beasley scored 20 points apiece, and the Denver Nuggets rolled to their biggest victory ever over the Los Angeles Lakers, a 117-85 rout on …
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 10:37 p.m.
John Wall scored a season-high 36 points, including six in overtime, and the Washington Wizards overcame James Harden’s season-best 54 points to outlast the Houston Rockets 135-131 on Monday night.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 10:17 p.m.
Jimmy Butler made a 3-pointer with 2.3 seconds remaining to give the Philadelphia 76ers a 127-125 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday. Butler’s shot from the right wing, similar …
Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 8:34 p.m.
Klay Thompson put back his own miss with 5 seconds left, Kevin Durant scored a season-high 44 points, and the Golden State Warriors barely held off the Sacramento Kings 117-116 …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
Danilo Gallinari hit three free throws with 3 seconds left to tie it in regulation and finished with 20 points, Montrezl Harrell had 22 points and the Los Angeles Clippers …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 7:49 p.m.
John Wall scored 30, Bradley Beal had 27 and Jeff Green added 20 as the Washington Wizards rallied from 24 points down to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 125-118 on …
Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 6:45 p.m.
J.R. Smith’s bumpy-but-never-boring stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers is over
Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Kemba Walker scored 43 points, giving him 103 in his last two games, and the Charlotte Hornets battled back to beat the Boston Celtics 117-112 on Monday night.
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 9:55 p.m.
LeBron James scored 51 points against his former club and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Miami Heat 113-97 on Sunday night. James had 19 points in the first quarter …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 8:58 p.m.
Prior to a recent road game in Dallas, the first thing Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson wanted to discuss was the Apple Cup game against Washington in Pullman on …
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 2:53 p.m.
WNBA champion Sue Bird is joining the Denver Nuggets’ front office while continuing her own professional basketball playing career. Nuggets president of basketball operations Tim Connelly says Bird’s new title …
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 10:34 p.m.
James Harden scored 27 points and the Houston Rockets routed the Golden State Warriors 107-86 on Thursday night in a rematch of last season’s Western Conference finals.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 6:21 p.m.
Carmelo Anthony is done in Houston. Rockets general manager Daryl Morey released a statement Thursday saying the team is “parting ways” with Anthony and “working toward a resolution.”
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
All-Star forward Jimmy Butler is now a member of the Philadelphia 76ers, after they and the Minnesota Timberwolves received approval from the league office Monday on the terms of the …
Sun., Nov. 11, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
LeBron James scored 26 points and dunked for the winning basket in the final seconds, lifting the Los Angeles Lakers to a 107-106 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
Kevin Durant had 28 points and 11 assists, Quinn Cook scored a season-high 27 in place of injured Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors used another big run in …