Basketball

Curry scores 29, leads Warriors' rally over Spurs…

Stephen Curry scored 29 points, Klay Thompson had 23 and the Golden State Warriors rallied from a 22-point deficit in the opening quarter to beat the San Antonio Spurs 110-98 for their ninth straight win

Westbrook scores 57 in Thunder's 114-106 OT win…

Russell Westbrook had 57 points_ the most in a triple-double in NBA history _ 13 rebounds and 11 assists to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 114-106 win over the Orlando Magic in overtime for their second straight dramatic win

James Harden Makes NBA History with Milestone

James Harden became the first player in NBA history to score and assist on 2,000 points each in a season in the Rockets' loss to the Warriors on Tuesday night.

Conley scores 36 as Grizzlies rout Pacers 110-97

Mike Conley matched his career high with seven 3-pointers on his way to 36 points, helping the Memphis Grizzlies to a 110-97 victory over the Indiana Pacers

Blazers beat Nuggets to take 1-game lead for 8th…

Jusuf Nurkic had a career-high 33 points with 16 rebounds against his former team, CJ McCollum had 39 points and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 122-113 to take hold of the eighth seed in the Western Conference

Wizards beat Lakers 119-108 to clinch division…

John Wall scored 34 points and Washington rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 119-108, clinching the Southeast Division title for its first division crown in 38 years

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Reports: Kings Pursuing Ex-Sixers GM Sam Hinkie…

The Kings have publicly denied reports that they are interested in hiring former Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie or demoting current GM Vlade Divac.

Dragic, Heat roll to 105-88 victory over Knicks

Goran Dragic had 20 points, nine assists and seven rebounds, and the Miami Heat breezed to an easy victory a night after going down to the wire, beating the New York Knicks 105-88

Westbrook, Thunder top Mavs 92-91 with 14-0…

Russell Westbrook hit a pull-up jumper with seven seconds left and the Oklahoma City Thunder erased a 13-point deficit in the final four minutes to beat the Dallas Mavericks 92-91

Leonard scores 25 as Spurs dismantle ailing Cavs…

Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points and the San Antonio Spurs dismantled the ailing Cleveland Cavaliers 103-74 in a showdown that turned into a major letdown for the defending NBA champions

Report: Sixers’ Joel Embiid 'Very Likely' to Ha…

Sixers center Joel Embiid is likely to have knee surgery for his torn meniscus, ESPN’s Marc Stein reports.

Davis, Cousins lead Pelicans past Mavericks 121-118

Anthony Davis had 30 points and 13 rebounds and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 121-118

Agreement puts Jeanie Buss in control of Lakers…

A battle over control of the Los Angeles Lakers is over after an agreement was reached to have Jeanie Buss serve as controlling owner of the storied NBA franchise

Thompson's second half sparks Warriors past…

Klay Thompson scored 21 of his 31 points in the second half and the Golden State Warriors pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 106-94 for their seventh straight win

LeBron James Warns LaVar Ball

LeBron doesn't respond much to haters, but nobody, not even LaVar Ball, should mention his kids

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Howard has 22 points, 20 rebounds in Hawks' win over 76ers

Dwight Howard had 22 points and 20 rebounds to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 99-92 win over the Philadelphia 76ers

Williams leads Rockets to easy 137-125 win over…

Lou Williams scored 31 points off the bench, James Harden finished with 22 points and 12 assists, and the Houston Rockets never trailed while cruising to a 137-125 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder

Eye-popping: Wall, Wizards blow past LeBron, Cavs…

John Wall scored 37 points, Bradley Beal added 27 and the Washington Wizards downed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-115 on Saturday night

Adam Silver Urges Team Owners to Get Involved in…

NBA commissioner Adam Silver sent a memo to team owners Monday about the practice of resting star players, ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne reports.

Prep phenom Porter Jr. eager to team up with dad at Missouri

Michael Porter Jr. says he's eager to play for his dad at Missouri and wasn't forced into the decision

Goggled LeBron playing against Wizards despite…

Sporting goggles for the first time, LeBron James is playing in Saturday's game against Washington despite an eye injury

Clippers clinch playoff berth with 108-95 victory…

Jamal Crawford scored 28 points, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah Jazz 108-95 to clinch a playoff berth for the sixth straight year

Saric, Covington lift 76ers over Nets 106-101

Dario Saric scored 23 points, Robert Covington had 21 points and 13 rebounds and the undermanned Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 106-101

NBA bans Joakim Noah 20 games for drug violation

NBA bans Knicks' Joakim Noah 20 games for drug violation, citing substance found in supplements

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Booker scores 70 in Boston, but Celtics outlast…

Devin Booker scores 70 points but Suns fall to Celtics 130-120; 6th different NBA player to hit 70

Schroder, Hawks beat Suns 95-91 to snap 7-game losing streak

Dennis Schroder hit consecutive 3-pointers to spark a 17-1 run that carried the Hawks to a 95-91 victory over the Phoenix Suns, snapping a seven-game losing streak and boosting Atlanta's playoff hopes

Warriors win sixth straight, beat Kings 114-100

Stephen Curry had 27 points, seven rebounds and a season-high 12 assists, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Sacramento Kings 114-100