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Harden's 54 highlight backcourts' historic duel

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 03:20
With Rockets guards James Harden and Eric Gordon combining for 90 points and the Wizards' John Wall and Bradley Beal totaling 68, the two backcourts combined for the most points, with 158, by both teams' starting backcourts on record.

KD joins elite Warriors list with another 49 points

Tue, 11/27/2018 - 03:20
Kevin Durant became just the seventh player in Warriors history to score at 40 in two straight games joining a group that includes, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Wilt Chamberlain and Rick Barry.

Curry should be a full-go at Tuesday practice

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 22:50
Stephen Curry, who hasn't played since Nov. 8 due to a groin injury, is expected to fully participate in the Warriors' Tuesday practice.

Paul sits out Rockets' OT loss with sore leg

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 22:50
Rockets guard Chris Paul missed his second consecutive game Monday night with a sore left leg.

Rockets' Paul out vs. Wizards with sore left leg

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 19:30
Rockets guard Chris Paul missed his second consecutive game Monday night with a sore left leg.

Sources: Fultz's shoulder exam goes to midweek

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 17:20
Point guard Markelle Fultz will have examinations on his shoulder until Wednesday, and no decision will be made on next steps until after that, sources told ESPN.

Pelicans' Davis plans to play against Celtics

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 15:09
Anthony Davis, who suffered a strained right hip in Friday night's loss to the Knicks, plans to play against the Celtics on Monday after missing Saturday's game against the Wizards.

NBA Power Rankings: Why L.A.'s top story isn't LeBron's Lakers

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 10:52
King James has the Lakers dominating everyone not named Orlando, but it's the other team in L.A. that is making the real moves out west.

Celtics and Knicks legend Willie Naulls dies

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 00:44
Willie Naulls, who won three titles with the Celtics from 1964 to 1966, has died at age 84.

Kawhi on Popovich criticism: 'It's funny to me'

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 23:38
Kawhi Leonard shrugged off recent remarks by his former coach with the Spurs, saying he didn't know if Gregg Popovich was "talking about last year or not, but I guess when you stop playing they forget how you lead."

Butler on clutch shot: 'Could have been anybody'

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 23:38
After hitting his second game-winning 3 in eight days to give the 76ers a needed victory over the Nets on Sunday, new addition Jimmy Butler downplayed the idea that he is the team's go-to player in crunch time, acknowledging, "It could have been anybody."

Lakers come up empty late, but should trust LeBron's decisions

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 22:36
The Lakers failed to score in the last 2:24 of a loss to the Magic, but LeBron James will stay true to his instincts.

M. Gasol, Fizdale 'made peace with each other'

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 18:35
David Fizdale and Marc Gasol made their peace during a phone conversation over the summer, putting to rest the differences that led Grizzlies management to fire Fizdale in large part due to friction with their franchise center.

Who had the best sneakers of Week 6 in the NBA?

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 11:36
LeBron James honored his home state, while Spencer Dinwiddie showed love for Dwyane Wade as NBA players displayed their creativity through their sneakers.

Westbrook puts in extra work after 3-point woes

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 02:52
Thunder star Russell Westbrook was back on the court for a late-night shooting session after he went 1-for-12 from 3-point range in a 105-98 loss to the Nuggets on Saturday.

After 20 games, the Celtics are as mediocre as ever

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 02:52
Boston's offense has been bad, and the defense is slipping too. Now the Celtics are stuck at .500 at the quarter mark of the season.

Wolves relish win, downplay Wiggins' 0-for-12

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 01:36
Neither Andrew Wiggins' scoreless night nor Robert Covington's single-bucket performance concerned Minnesota coach Tom Thibodeau. After all, the Timberwolves won the game.

Pelicans unsure about Davis' availability Monday

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 01:36
Anthony Davis, who suffered a strained right hip in Friday night's loss to the Knicks, sat out Saturday's 124-114 loss to the Wizards.

Pop: Kawhi great player, but wasn't leader for us

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 23:13
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said Kawhi Leonard's "talent will always be missed," but that Manu Ginobili and Patty Mills filled the leadership roles during Leonard's time in San Antonio.

Wolves win despite 1-of-30 by Wiggins-Covington

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 23:13
Karl-Anthony Towns had 35 points and 22 rebounds, helping the Wolves past the Bulls on a night when teammates Andrew Wiggins and Robert Covington combined to make just 1 of 30 shots.