Friday, February 12, 2016
Trail Blazers 116, Rockets 103 Damian Lillard sparked a second-quarter outburst for Portland and finished with 31 points and nine assists in a win over Houston.
With 20,000 fans roaring, Kobe Bryant and LeBron James hugged and seemed to be in a world of their own.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 28 points, Kawhi Leonard added 23 and the San Antonio Spurs got seven points on one possession in the fourth quarter to help them beat the Miami Heat 119-101 on Tuesday night.
Shaquille O'Neal helped the Miami Heat put up their first championship banner, and soon another banner will sway over the team's home floor in his honor.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Toronto pulled away early in the fourth quarter to set up a 103-89 victory at Detroit on Monday, making it 14 wins from 15 games and extending the Raptors lead in the NBA Atlantic Division to five games.
San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker says he has reached an understanding with his pregnant wife that will allow him to take part in France's Olympic qualifying tournament this summer.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Avery Bradley scored 25 points, Isiah Thomas had 22 and the Boston Celtics held off the Sacramento Kings 128-119 on Sunday for their ninth win in 10 games.
Monday, February 8, 2016
Golden State won its 41st consecutive regular-season home game by beating Oklahoma City 116-108 on Saturday in a clash of NBA divisional leaders.
Sunday, February 7, 2016
Avery Bradley made a corner jumper at the horn to give the Boston Celtics a stunning 104-103 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday.
Saturday, February 6, 2016
Kobe Bryant scored 27 points, hitting three pivotal 3-pointers in the last six-plus minutes, and the Los Angeles Lakers won their second straight, 99-96 over the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday night.