| Jan 19, 2014
| 9:29 PM
The Orlando Magic finally has its first victory of the new year.
Beginning the day as one of only two NBA teams that hadn't registered a win in 2014, Orlando ended its recent frustrations against a Boston Celtics team that is struggling just as much....
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:58 AM
On a night when the NBA had All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo back on the court after a year's absence, it was Kevin Durant scoring a career-high 54 points, some stellar Western Conference showdowns and the Lakers stealing the spotlight on Friday night....
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:21 PM
Joe Johnson hit a high-arching jumper as time expired to give the Brooklyn Nets a 95-93 comeback victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night.
Johnson's game-winning shot capped an improbable rally from a 16-point second-half deficit for the...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 10:39 PM
There were no sports-channel highlight shows the last time the Golden State Warriors won nine in a row in the same season. Even if there had been, the top-10 compilers surely would have been hard-pressed to find a Gus Williams-to-Rick Barry moment that...
| 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 7, 2014
| 11:18 PM
Gordon Hayward scored a career-high 37 points, including Utah's final 17 points, to overcome Kevin Durant's 48 points and lead the Jazz to a 112-101 victory over Oklahoma City on Tuesday night at Salt Lake City.
After the Thunder sliced a 24-point...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In the sports world, the NBA owns Christmas Day, with five games scheduled today.
The first game begins at 9 a.m. Pacific time with the Chicago Bulls playing at the Brooklyn Nets and the last game will end about 10 p.m. when the Clippers and Warriors...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 11:00 AM
NEW YORK -- Carmelo Anthony will miss the New York Knicks' game against Oklahoma City with a sprained left ankle, unable to take part in a Christmas Day showdown with Thunder All-Star Kevin Durant.
Anthony was hurt Monday in a victory at Orlando and...
| 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...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The Lakers finally got a win with Kobe Bryant on the floor in Week 7, but the team's woes at point guard continued.
Already down Steve Nash (back) and Jordan Farmar (hamstring), the Lakers lost Steve Blake for at least six weeks to an elbow injury....
| 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...