NBA: Anthony Davis' second-half blitz powers Lakers to win over Thunder; Luka Doncic shines in Mavericks' thrashing of Cavaliers
Get yourself up to date with all the happenings of the NBA in our comprehensive wrap of the day's action, including Lakers' win over OKC Thunder and Kawhi Leonard's clutch jumper.
NBA: Luka Doncic inspires Warriors rout at the hands of Mavericks; Nuggets snap Rockets' eight-game winning streak
Luka Doncic scored 33 of his 35 points in the first half and had yet another triple-double to help the Dallas Mavericks rout the short-handed Golden State Warriors 142-94 on Wednesday night.
NBA: Marcus Morris sinks clutch three-pointer to power Knicks to victory; Heat hold on against Cavaliers
Morris' game-winning shot capped a back-and-forth fourth quarter in which there were five ties. Seth Curry put back a Tim Hardaway miss to level the score at 101-101 with 38 seconds left
NBA: LeBron James posts second straight triple double to lead Los Angeles Lakers past San Antonio Spurs
Davis had 25 points and 11 rebounds, LeBron added 21 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds and Los Angeles Lakers held off the San Antonio Spurs 103-96 on Sunday night.
NBA: Zion Williamson continues pre-season hot-streak as Pelicans beat Jazz; Giannis Antetokounmpo powers Bucks to victory
Williamson scored five of the Pelicans' first seven points, including his first 3-pointer of the preseason. He finished the first half with 10 points, but was even better after the break
24-year-old Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo will be joined by 26-year-old Thanasis who plays for Greek side Panathinaikos, and 21-year-old Dallas Mavericks' power forward Kostas who makes the 18-man squad for the first time
NBA: Dallas Mavericks' Kristaps Porzingis left with bloodied face after being attacked in Latvia by 'New York Knicks fans'
Dallas Mavericks player Kristaps Porzingis was left with a bloodied face after a row with Russian-speaking fans of his former team, New York Knicks, descended into a fistfight in his Latvian home town, according to reports.
Harrison Barnes interview: NBA star talks about the mid-game trade to Sacramento Kings, the NBA India Games and more
Harrison Barnes spoke to Firstpost about *that* trade which changed his life, his stint with the Golden State Warriors, the Sacramento Kings’ chances of making it to the Playoffs next season and the upcoming NBA India Games in October.
NBA: Dallas Mavericks 40-year-old German legend Dirk Nowitzki calls time on 21-season career in Texas
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had signaled that the Dallas legend Dirk Nowitzki intended to make an announcement in the days leading up to Tuesday's game
NBA: Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson star in Warriors' win over Hornets; Trae Young's buzzer-beater helps Hawks beat Bucks
NBA champions Golden State Warriors routed the Charlotte Hornets, bouncing back from a frustrating defeat to regain first place in the Western Conference.
NBA Rundown Week 21: Curtains for LeBron James and LA Lakers; Dirk Nowitzki leaves his mark against the Warriors and more
Bits and bobs from the week that was in the NBA
NBA: Luka Doncic stars as Mavericks rout Warriors 126-91; Hornets stay in playoffs contention with victory over Celtics
Luka Doncic recorded a triple double as the Dallas Mavericks handed the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors their worst loss of the season with a 126-91 blowout on Saturday.
NBA: Dallas Mavericks veteran Dirk Nowitzki optimistic about playing one more year despite current season looking like farewell tour
Dirk Nowitzki is setting an NBA record with his 21st season with the Mavs, having been tied at 20 seasons with the same club with former Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant
NBA: Raptors beat Spurs to spoil DeMar DeRozan's Toronto return; Paul George powers Thunder to double-overtime win
Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points to help the Toronto Raptors beat his former San Antonio Spurs teammates, spoiling DeMar DeRozan's return to the city of Toronto
NBA: Michael Jordan proud of Russell Westbrook and James Harden's streaks but says winning six titles is tougher
Michael Jordan praised the record-breaking exploits of James Harden and Russell Westbrook on Tuesday before mischievously remarking that both players' achievements pale against his own.
NBA: James Harden extends remarkable 30-point scoring streak to 30 games in Rockets' win; Kawhi Leonard sparks Raptors
James Harden produced a scintillating late burst of scoring to extend his remarkable 30-point scoring streak to 30 games on Monday as the Houston Rockets defeated the Dallas Mavericks 120-104.
NBA: Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant lashes out at media amid reports linking him to New York Knicks
Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant lashed out at the media on Wednesday following reports linking him to a move to the New York Knicks.
NBA: James Harden extends 30-point streak to 26 games in Rockets' win over Jazz; Warriors beat LeBron James-less Lakers
James Harden posted his 26th game with at least 30 points for the third longest streak in NBA history as the Houston Rockets rolled over the Utah Jazz .
NBA: Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade, Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki named as special roster additions for All-Star Game
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade and Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki were named as special roster additions for the 68th NBA All-Star Game.
NBA: New York Knicks trade All-Star forward Kristaps Porzingis to Dallas Mavericks in seven-player swap
"When Kristaps Porzingis came in today, it was clear to us that it was time to pull the trigger on something," Knicks President Steve Mills said.