Tuesday, February 25, 2014
The Los Angeles Clippers showed they are a strong contender for the NBA Western Conference title by winning 125-117 at Conference leader Oklahoma City on Sunday, with Jamal Crawford scoring 36 points.
Jason Collins became the first openly gay active player in the National Basketball Association, breaking ground in major professional U.S. team sports as the country's growing acceptance of gay rights continues.
Monday, February 24, 2014
Kemba Walker scored 31 points as the Charlotte Bobcats won for the fourth time in five nights, defeating the Memphis Grizzlies 92-89 in the NBA on Saturday.
Sunday, February 23, 2014
Ish Smith scored a career-high 15 points, matched his NBA career best of seven rebounds and triggered a 17-point second-quarter run that propelled the Phoenix Suns past the weary San Antonio Spurs 106-85 Friday night.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
LeBron James scored a game-high 33 points despite having his nose bloodied and being knocked to the floor in the fourth quarter of Miami's 103-81 victory Thursday at Oklahoma City.
Friday, February 21, 2014
Dwight Howard enjoyed a winning return to Los Angeles on Wednesday as he and the Houston Rockets dealt the floundering Lakers a resounding 134-108 NBA defeat.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
LeBron James scored a season-high 42 points and the Miami Heat tuned up for a showdown with Oklahoma City by beating the Dallas Mavericks 117-106 Tuesday night.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Monday, February 17, 2014
John Wall soared over his own mascot as the East stomped on the West in the slam dunk contest at the NBA's All-Star Saturday.
Sunday, February 16, 2014
NBA scoring leader Kevin Durant looks forward to Sunday's NBA All-Star Game but is also excited about U.S. prospects at this year's Basketball World Cup and the 2016 Olympics.