NBA: Rookie guard Ja Morant powers Grizzlies to sixth straight win; Kawhi Leonard scores season-high 43 points
Rookie guard Ja Morant missed only one of his 11 shots as the Grizzlies extended their longest winning streak since December 2016
NBA Playoffs 2019: Golden State Warriors recover from losing Kevin Durant to injury to beat Houston Rockets and take 3-2 lead
Klay Thompson scored 27 points as the Golden State Warriors overcame Kevin Durant's calf injury to beat the Houston Rockets 104-99 for a 3-2 lead.
NBA: Giannis Antetokounmpo or James Harden? A deep-dive to examine the claims of this season's MVP contenders
Racing towards the coveted MVP trophy, Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden represent two sides of a philosophical battle.
NBA: Rockets beat Warriors despite missing leading scorer James Harden through illness; Jrue Holiday powers Pelicans to victory
Stephen Curry's 3 with 1:57 to play pulled the Warriors to 114-108 then his two free throws at 1:26 made it a four-point game before the Rockets came through at the line
Klay Thompson scored 35 points, Stephen Curry scored 29 and Kevin Durant added 23 as the Warriors rallied from a 17-point first-quarter deficit to knot the best-of-seven series at 3-3
NBA Western Conference finals: Houston Rockets stun Golden State Warriors in Game 5 to take 3-2 lead in series
The Rockets, who led the league with 65 regular-season wins, took a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Western Conference finals and with one more victory can deny the Warriors a fourth straight trip to the championship series.
NBA Western Conference Finals: James Harden inspires Houston Rockets to Game 2 victory over Golden State Warriors
Houston Rockets' MVP candidate James Harden scored 27 points while Eric Gordon added 27 off the bench on a night when five players scored in double figures for a Rockets team chastened by a series-opening defeat on their home floor.
NBA: Kemba Walker nets 46 points in Hornets' 140-79 rout of Grizzlies; Rockets beat Pistons to close in on No 1 seeding
Hornets' Walker sank a club-record 10 3-pointers and made 10 free throws, becoming only the third player in any NBA contest with so many of each.
NBA: Rockets clinch Western Conference playoff berth with win over Mavericks; Warriors and Cavaliers lose
The Houston Rockets clinched an NBA playoff berth with a rout of the Mavericks as reigning champions Golden State and the Cleveland Cavaliers both lost.
James Harden scored 26 points and Eric Gordon scored 29 off the bench as the Houston Rockets stretched their winning streak to a season-high 15 games.
NBA: Al Horford helps Celtics clinch 12th straight win; Rockets rout Pacers as James Harden scores 26 points
Al Horford scored a team-high 21 points in his return as the Boston Celtics played without Kyrie Irving but still managed to hang on for their 12th straight win.
NBA: Rockets' James Harden scores career high 56 points to seal win over Jazz; Hawks defeat Cavaliers
Harden missed his final four shot attempts in pursuit of the franchise mark before leaving the game for good.
Recently acquired Rockets point guard Chris Paul donated $50,000 to a fund created by Houston Texans star JJ Watt.
NBA Awards 2017: Russell Westbrook named MVP after historic season; Rockets, Bucks win 2 trophies each
Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook, who became only the second player in NBA history to average a triple double for an entire season, was named the NBA Most Valuable Player on Monday.
NBA All-Star Weekend 2017: Watch Glenn Robinson win slam dunk title, Eric Gordon clinch 3-point contest
Glenn Robinson scored a perfect 50 on his final dunk to capture the NBA All-Star Game's slam dunk title Saturday after leaping over three people for a dynamic two-handed reverse jam.