Golden State's Klay Thompson hit two late three points and finished with a season-high 30 points to steer the Warriors to a free-scoring 133-120 win against Phoenix on Sunday.
Blake Griffin had 20 points and 11 rebounds and DeAndre Jordan had 18 points and 16 boards to help the Los Angeles Clippers extend their franchise-best start to the season with a 119-105 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday.
For all of LeBron James' achievements, from MVP awards to NBA championships, the celebrations in the Cleveland Cavaliers' locker room Friday night -- and the water dumped on No. 23 by teammates -- was to mark a relatively obscure milestone: youngest NBA player to reach 27,000 career points.
For 13 years, Dwyane Wade made plenty of what the Miami Heat call "winning plays."
You learn a lot about people when they're down, President Barack Obama declared Thursday, and he wasn't talking about an election. Obama saluted the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers for rallying from behind to defeat the Golden State Warriors and end a Cleveland pro sports title drought stretching back to 1964.
Klay Thompson hit his first seven shots and scored 18 of his 20 points in the opening period as the Golden State Warriors cruised past the undermanned Dallas Mavericks 116-95 in the NBA on Wednesday night.
Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez, who died in a boating accident in September, was voted the National League comeback player of the year by his peers in the annual Players Choice Awards of the Major League Baseball Players Association.
Dennis Schroder scored a career-high 28 points as the Atlanta Hawks handed the Cleveland Cavaliers their first loss of the season, 110-106.
Stephen Curry set an NBA record with 13 3-pointers -- one game after missing all his long-range attempts for the first time in two years -- helping the Golden State Warriors beat the winless New Orleans Pelicans 116-106 on Monday night.
Damian Lillard had his lowest-scoring game of the season. CJ McCollum made up the difference by matching the best game of his NBA career.