Monday, February 16, 2015
Stephen Curry bested Golden State Warriors teammate Klay Thompson and six others to win his first 3-point contest, and Minnesota's Zach Lavine put on a spectacular aerial display to take home the dunk competition during All-Star Saturday night.
Sunday, February 15, 2015
Canadian Andrew Wiggins scored 22 points and earned Most Valuable Player honors on Friday in leading Team World to a 121-112 win over Team USA in the NBA Rising Stars Challenge.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
The Sacramento Kings, languishing near the bottom of the NBA, fired Tyrone Corbin as coach and reached a deal with long-time coach George Karl to guide the club on Thursday.
As LeBron James dressed following a dominating win over the Miami Heat, the team he fled to return home, he pushed play on the stereo in his corner cubicle and cranked up the volume.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan had 24 points and 20 rebounds to lead the Clippers to a 110-95 win against the Houston Rockets in one of two key clashes between NBA Western Conference contenders on Wednesday.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
James Harden scored 20 of his 40 points in the fourth quarter and the Houston Rockets pulled away to beat the Phoenix Suns 127-118 on Tuesday night.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
The Spurs came back from a 14-point hole in the fourth quarter to help coach Gregg Popovich win his 1,000th NBA game, as San Antonio downed the Indiana Pacers 95-93 on Monday.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Kevin Durant scored 29 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 131-108 win Sunday over the Los Angeles Clippers, who were without All-Star Blake Griffin.
Monday, February 9, 2015
Dallas' Dirk Nowitzki capped a late rally with a 3-pointer that forced overtime and the Mavericks went on to beat Portland 111-101 on Saturday, moving onto the Trail Blazers' tail in the tight fight for playoff positions in the NBA Western Conference.
Taiwanese-American point guard Jeremy Lin (林書豪) has been named in a Sporting News report on Friday as one of 15 NBA players who may change teams before the NBA's Feb. 20 trading deadline.