NBA: James Harden's 50-point triple-double powers Rockets to victory over Lakers; Spurs dominate Clippers
James Harden's monster 50-point triple-double powered the Houston Rockets to a 126-111 NBA victory over LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday.
NBA: James Harden leads Rockets to convincing win over Spurs; LeBron James' 28 points helps Lakers beat Mavericks
Harden delivered 23 points and 10 assists while Paul put up 14 points and 10 assists for the Rockets, who won the battle of the struggling Lone Star State teams.
NBA: DeMar DeRozan leads San Antonio Spurs to victory against LA Lakers; Milwaukee Bucks extend winning run
San Antonio Spurs' DeMar De Rozan led his team to victory over the Los Angeles Lakers, as the Milwaukee Bucks continued their impressive run of form by beating Orlando Magic.
NBA: Los Angeles Lakers coach Luke Walton fined $15000 for questioning officials after San Antonio Spurs defeat
Los Angeles coach Luke Walton has received a $15000 fine from the NBA for his comments about the refereeing in the LA Lakers vs San Antonio Spurs match, as Spurs were awarded more free throws.
NBA: LeBron James' LA Lakers still winless as Spurs fight back in overtime; Warriors romp to victory over Phoenix
An overtime fightback from the San Antonio Spurs left LeBron James waiting for his first win with the Los Angeles Lakers in a high-scoring thriller at the Staples Center on Monday.
NBA: DeMar DeRozan puts discontent with trade behind him to power Spurs to narrow victory against Timberwolves
DeMar DeRozan and Jimmy Butler put in good performances as San Antonio Spurs just about edged a victory against Minnesota Timberwolves in the dying embers of the match.
NBA: Newcomer Kawhi Leonard hits the ground running as Toronto Raptors beat Cleveland Cavaliers 116-104
Kawhi Leonard had 24 points and 12 rebounds in his Toronto debut, Kyle Lowry scored 27 points as Toronto Raptors handed Cleveland Cavaliers a comprehensive defeat tp extend their streak of winning on opening night.
NBA: From LeBron James' equation with Lance Stephenson to Boston Celtics' calibre, biggest storylines of upcoming season
How will LeBron James to team up with Lance Stephenson, a man who made it mission until last season to get under the former’s skin? Just how better can DeMarcus Cousins make the Golden State Warriors? With only a few days to go for the 2018-19 NBA season, here are 15 most interesting storylines this season:
NBA: Sparked by Kawhi Leonard's quiet presence, retooled Toronto Raptors hope to challenge for title
In a new-look East, Toronto Raptors chose bold change rather than another run with the team they already had. The goal: a first NBA Finals for Toronto, and maybe a championship.
NBA: From LeBron James joining LA Lakers to Kawhi Leonard moving to the Toronto Raptors, the biggest off-season moves
Several of NBA’s biggest names changed teams in the offseason – including some who were longtime franchise cornerstones with their previous teams. Here's a look at the switches that made the biggest splashes:
NBA: San Antonio Spurs send disgruntled Kawhi Leonard to Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan in major swap
"Told one thing and the outcome another. Can't trust 'em. Ain't no loyalty in this game. Sell you out quick for a little bit of nothing," DeRozan said. "Soon you'll understand."
NBA Playoffs: LeBron James leads Cavaliers into Eastern Conference finals; Sixers beat Celtics to keep series alive
James, the buzzer-beating hero of Cleveland Cavaliers' epic victory in Game Three on Saturday, finished with 29 points as Toronto's bid to avoid the ignominy of a 4-0 series loss ended in abject failure.
NBA Playoffs: Indiana Pacers force Game 7 against Cleveland Cavaliers; Toronto Raptors, Utah Jazz enter semis
The Raptors next face either the Cleveland Cavaliers or the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers forced game seven in that series, beating LeBron James and the Cavs 121-87.
NBA Playoffs: DeMar DeRozan inspires Raptors' rout of Wizards; Celtics stun Bucks to take 2-0 lead in series
DeRozan, who also contributed four assists and five rebounds, spearheaded a rampant Toronto offence, which saw six players finish with double-digit points tallies.
NBA: LeBron James stars as Cavaliers beat Eastern Conference leaders Raptors; Spurs win against Wizards
LeBron scored 35 points, passed out 17 assists and had seven rebounds with no turnovers, making the most assists in any NBA game by a player without losing the ball.
NBA: Kyle Lowry, DeMar DeRozan help Raptors halt Rockets' win streak at 17 games; Warriors, Cavaliers also lose
The Toronto Raptors withstood a late surge from Houston to halt the Rockets' 17-game NBA winning streak with a 108-105 victory in a clash of conference leaders.
Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant each scored 28 points as the Golden State Warriors beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-109 despite losing Curry in the second half to an ankle injury.
NBA: Klay Thompson, Stephen Curry help Warriors trounce Knicks, Pelicans ride on Anthony Davis' stellar show
Anthony Davis has spearheaded the Pelicans' attack during a six-game winning streak – one of their longest in recent years – and over that time he is averaging more than 40 points a game.
CJ McCollum scored 27 points and passed off seven assists to lead the Portland Trail Blazers over Oklahoma City 117-106 in an NBA matchup on Tuesday.
NBA: Stephen Curry's heroics help Golden State Warriors power past Brooklyn Nets; LA Lakers record win
Stephen Curry scored a season-high 39 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and passed out seven assists before fouling out Sunday as the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors won 118-111 at Brooklyn.