Stories tagged: nba
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
Julius Randle capped a 33-point, 11-rebound performance with three clutch baskets in the final minutes, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 131-122 on Thursday night despite …
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 10:26 p.m.
Jeff Teague scored 27 points, Karl-Anthony Towns had 25 and the Minnesota Timberwolves overcame James Harden’s 42 points to beat the Houston Rockets 121-111 on Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Center Enes Kanter has joined the Portland Trail Blazers. Kanter was waived by the New York Knicks along with Wesley Matthews following the trade deadline last week. He was once …
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:09 p.m.
Gordon Hayward scored 26 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:50 remaining, and the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers 112-109 on Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 6:31 p.m.
Heart of the Hustle: Former Eastern Washington standout Tyler Harvey makes the most of his time in NBA G-League
On Feb. 2, Tyler Harvey scored 58 points for the NBA G-League’s Memphis Hustle at Iowa.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 10:45 a.m.
No one could have envisioned Michael Jordan hosting the NBA All-Star Game as an NBA owner. Jordan’s former college teammate at North Carolina, Buzz Peterson, never imagined Jordan winning six …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Michael Jordan says James Harden’s streak of 30 straight games with at least 30 points and Russell Westbrook’s 10 straight triple-doubles are both impressive and tough to accomplish. But the …
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 8:47 p.m.
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 6:54 p.m.
Couch Slouch: At last count, nearly 2,000 NBA players changed teams last week before the trade deadline. Remarkably, Anthony Davis was not among them.
Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 8:29 p.m.
Joel Embiid had 37 points and 14 rebounds, Tobias Harris scored 22 points in his second game with Philadelphia and the new-look 76ers beat LeBron James and the Los Angeles …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 12:17 a.m.
Paul George scored 45 points, Russell Westbrook matched the NBA record with his ninth straight triple-double and the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame a 26-point deficit to beat the Houston Rockets …
Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 9:48 p.m.
JJ Redick scored a season-high 34 points, Jimmy Butler had 22 and the new-look Philadelphia 76ers beat the Denver Nuggets 117-110 on Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 6:46 p.m.
There’s no better reality show than the NBA’s off-the-court drama, which was at its peak leading up to the trade deadline and returns again this summer as soon as the …
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 11:18 p.m.
Toronto, Milwaukee and Philadelphia made their moves. Anthony Davis will have to wait until the summer for his. The New Orleans Pelicans held onto Davis but dealt Nikola Mirotic to …
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:42 p.m.
Rajon Rondo hit a 20-foot jumper as time expired to lift the Los Angeles Lakers over the Boston Celtics, 129-128 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 8:41 p.m.
Anthony Davis is still a member of the New Orleans Pelicans. That may change before the NBA’s 3 p.m. Thursday trade deadline. Davis remained in place Wednesday, though the run-up …
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Kyle Lowry had 20 points amid reports that Toronto has offered him in a trade, and the Raptors held off the Philadelphia 76ers 119-107 on Tuesday night in a matchup …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 12:07 p.m.
The Washington Wizards say point guard John Wall will be sidelined for at least another year because he ruptured his left Achilles tendon while falling at home. The rupture was …
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 5:04 p.m.
Kyrie Irving had 30 points and 11 assists, Marcus Morris scored 19 points and the Boston Celtics beat Oklahoma City 134-129 on Sunday to snap the Thunder’s seven-game winning streak.
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 11:18 p.m.
Klay Thompson returned from a one-game absence with an illness to score 28 points and light up the Lakers for the second time in 13 days, leading the Golden State …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 8:39 p.m.
Dwyane Wade and Dirk Nowitzki are going to the All-Star Game one more time, added to the player pool by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver. Wade and Nowitzki will be drafted …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 11:04 p.m.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 19 points, Khris Middleton had 18 and the Milwaukee Bucks beat Toronto 105-92 on Thursday night, ending the Raptors’ season-best home winning streak at 10 games.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 3:46 p.m.
The New York Knicks have traded Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks, parting with the young All-Star forward as he recovers from a torn knee ligament. The Knicks acquired Dennis …
Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Jaylen Brown had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Jayson Tatum scored 20 points and the Boston Celtics rolled over the Charlotte Hornets 126-94 on Wednesday night despite Kyrie Irving’s absence.
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 21 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds to help the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Detroit Pistons 115-105 Tuesday night, keeping the distinction of being the league’s only …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 10:17 p.m.
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
Penny Hardaway says the NBA background of his Memphis coaching staff is creating a little jealousy among other coaches, putting a target on his own back in his first season …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 7:05 p.m.
The five-time All-Star has told the Pelicans that he wants to be traded to a championship-contending team and will not sign an extension with New Orleans, agent Rich Paul told …
Sun., Jan. 27, 2019, 9:38 p.m.
Paul George had 36 points and 13 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Milwaukee Bucks 118-112 on Sunday for their fifth straight victory.