| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:30 PM
James Harden scored 28 points and the Houston Rockets used a huge third quarter to turn a close game into a blowout in a 112-86 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night at Houston.
Harden scored 16 in the Rockets' 38-point third quarter, which...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Some Lakers fans were undoubtedly hoping General Manager Mitch Kupchak would pull a Pat Haden and meet his embattled coach on the tarmac at Los Angeles International Airport late Thursday night before he could board the team plane and coach another game....
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Kevin Love had 37 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, the first triple-double of his career, and the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised past the Utah Jazz, 121-104, Saturday night in Salt Lake City.
Minnesota was again playing without starters Nikola...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:15 PM
MIAMI — LeBron James scored a career-high 61 points, breaking Glen Rice's franchise record, and the Miami Heat defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 124-107 on Monday night.
James made 22 of 33 shots from the field, including his first eight 3-point...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:46 PM
Kevin Durant scored 30 of his 37 points in the second half Friday night, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder snap a three-game losing streak with a 113-107 victory over the visiting Memphis Grizzlies.
Russell Westbrook had 21 points and six assists in...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:45 PM
LeBron James scored 31 points, Dwyane Wade added 23 and the Heat used a huge third quarter to run away and eventually rout the New York Knicks, 108-82, on Thursday night at Miami.
James donned a dark mask to protect his broken nose and was clearly...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:23 PM
James Harden is long gone, presumably never to return.
Russell Westbrook is probably coming back soon, though the right knee that has required three surgeries since April makes his long-term durability somewhat questionable.
That leaves Kevin Durant,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Pau Gasol, the NBA's most-targeted subject of trade rumors, survived another deadline Thursday at noon, with the Lakers unable to move him and his $19.3-million salary.
The Lakers made no deals at all Thursday, which brought to mind one obvious...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 10:35 PM
Kevin Love had 42 points and 16 rebounds, Ricky Rubio added a career-high 17 assists, and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat Paul George and the Indiana Pacers, 104-91, on Wednesday night at Minneapolis.
George led Indiana with 35 points, but managed...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:42 PM
LeBron James capped one of his best games of the season in dramatic fashion, making a step-back three-pointer with less than a second remaining at Oakland to carry the Miami Heat past the Golden State Warriors, 111-110, on Wednesday night and into the...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 10:25 PM
Victor Oladipo had 23 points, including 13 in the fourth quarter, and the Orlando Magic rallied to surprise the Indiana Pacers, 93-92, on Sunday night in Orlando, Fla.
The victory over the East-leading Pacers was Orlando's second straight over an NBA...