| Dec 27, 2013
| 10:59 PM
Kevin Durant had 34 points and 12 rebounds, and the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder held on to defeat the Charlotte Bobcats, 89-85, Friday night without injured guard Russell Westbrook.
The Thunder announced before the game that Westbrook had...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 10:13 PM
DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points, Kyle Lowry had 13 points and a season-high 14 assists and the Toronto Raptors extended their season-best winning streak to four games, defeating the league-leading Indiana Pacers, 95-82, Wednesday night in Toronto....
| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Back spasms sidelined Chris Kaman for a stretch in late November but when he improved, Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni left the veteran center out of the rotation.
On Friday night, Kaman played his first significant minutes in a month, contributing to a 104-...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 11:06 PM
Something funny happened on the way to the memorial service for the Lakers' 2013-14 season.
They won a game.
It looked like things couldn't get any bleaker for the Lakers until they beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 104-91.
GAME SUMMARY: Lakers 104,...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Kobe Bryant recently suggested that fans vote for younger players such as Damian Lillard for February's NBA All-Star Game.
The fans aren't listening.
On Thursday, the league released its latest set of returns and Bryant is the leading vote-getter in...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 1:23 PM
The NBA admitted Sunday there was a missed foul call at the end of the Dallas Mavericks-New Orleans Pelicans game Saturday night that could have changed the outcome of the game, the second time in three weeks the league office has pointed out potential...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:35 PM
The Washington Wizards had a 34-point lead against the Miami Heat reduced to single digits Wednesday night before holding on for a 114-97 victory in Greg Oden's first game in more than four years.
John Wall scored 25 points, and Bradley Beal and Nene...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 10:20 PM
Playing without their top three point guards and All-Star Kobe Bryant, the Lakers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 104-91, at Staples Center on Friday night.
Nick Young led the Lakers with 25 points, hitting four of six three-point shots. Pau Gasol...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 10:17 PM
Taking on the NBA's most prolific backcourt, Eric Bledsoe and Goran Dragic more than held their own.
Bledsoe scored seven of his 24 points in the fourth quarter and Dragic had 21 points to help the Phoenix Suns hold off Stephen Curry and the Golden...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Spencer Hawes scored 24 points and made the winning basket late in the fourth quarter as the Philadelphia 76ers stunned the visiting Miami Heat, 114-110, on Wednesday night.
The 76ers, picked by many to finish with the NBA's worst record, made their...