Stories tagged: nba
Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 10:08 p.m.
Blake Griffin scored 44 points in his return to Staples Center for the first time against his old team and the Detroit Pistons beat the Los Angeles Clippers 109-104 on …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 10:13 p.m.
Nikola Jokic had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists for his 21st career triple-double and the Denver Nuggets extended their home winning streak to 11 with a 121-100 victory …
Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 11:56 p.m.
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 27 points and a season-high 21 rebounds to help the Milwaukee Bucks withstand a 42-point performance from James Harden and beat the Houston Rockets 116-109 on Wednesday …
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 10:02 p.m.
Nikola Jokic had 29 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his fourth triple-double of the season, and his basket with 2.4 seconds left put the Western Conference-leading Denver Nuggets …
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 9:45 p.m.
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 8:41 p.m.
Andrew Wiggins scored 25 of his 28 points in the first half, helping the Minnesota Timberwolves take charge from the opening tipoff and breeze by the LeBron James-less Los Angeles …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 6:57 p.m.
The Minnesota Timberwolves fired head coach Tom Thibodeau on Sunday, halfway into his third season with the team that began with the turmoil surrounding the eventual trade of All-Star Jimmy …
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Kawhi Leonard and Pascal Siakam each scored 30 points, with Siakam setting a career high, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 123-116 on Saturday night in a matchup …
Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 10:54 p.m.
Mike Budenholzer’s first game against the team he coached for five seasons was no contest.
Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 10:24 p.m.
Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Karl-Anthony Towns scored 34 points and grabbed 18 rebounds, leading six Minnesota players in double figures as the Timberwolves defeated the Miami Heat 113-104 on Sunday night, at Miami. Towns …
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Anthony Davis hit a go-ahead, fall-away jumper with 43.9 seconds left and scored a season-high 48 points to outduel rookie Luka Doncic and lift the New Orleans Pelicans over the …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 2:16 p.m.
LeBron James has been selected as The Associated Press Male Athlete of the Year for the third time. In 2018, he continued to excel on the court, opened the “I …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 26, 2018, 8:03 p.m.
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James has a strained left groin muscle, and the team says he’s not going to Sacramento for their game Thursday. James got hurt in the …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 25, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
The Los Angeles Lakers lost LeBron James in the third quarter to a strained left groin then went out and beat the two-time defending champions without him Tuesday night, getting …
Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 5:17 p.m.
The year was 1977. That was the last time the Milwaukee Bucks appeared on Christmas Day.
Sun., Dec. 23, 2018, 9:47 p.m.
Steph Curry made a layup with 0.5 seconds left and the Golden State Warriors outlasted the Los Angeles Clippers 129-127 in an emotionally charged game Sunday night, at Oakland, Calif. …
Sat., Dec. 22, 2018, 9:50 p.m.
Bradley Beal had 40 points and his first career triple-double to lift the Washington Wizards over the Phoenix Suns 149-146 in triple-overtime Saturday night.
Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Kawhi Leonard matched his season high with 37 points, helping the Toronto Raptors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 126-110 on Friday night.
Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
Josh Richardson scored 22 points, Tyler Johnson added 19 and the Miami Heat held off the Houston Rockets 101-99 on Thursday night for their first three-game winning streak of the …
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Celtics center Aron Baynes will be out indefinitely after breaking a bone in his left hand against the Phoenix Suns. Baynes blocked a pass, shook his hand in visible pain …
Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 10:49 p.m.
D’Angelo Russell had 22 points and a career high-tying 13 assists against his former team, and the Brooklyn Nets ran the NBA’s longest winning streak to six games by beating …
Mon., Dec. 17, 2018, 10:37 p.m.
NBA roundup: Stephen Curry becomes fifth Warrior to score 15,000 career points in win over Grizzlies
Sun., Dec. 16, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Ben Simmons had 22 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists for his third triple-double of the season, Joel Embiid scored 24 points and the Philadelphia 76ers won in Jimmy Butler’s …
Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
LeBron James and Lonzo Ball gave the Lakers multiple triple-doubles in a game for just the second time, and Los Angeles routed the Charlotte Hornets 128-100 on Saturday night for …
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
Kyrie Irving scored 24 points in three quarters and the Boston Celtics beat the Atlanta Hawks 129-108 on Friday night for their eighth straight victory.
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.