The Golden State Warriors notched their record-equaling 72nd victory of the NBA season on Sunday, beating the Spurs in San Antonio 92-86 in a Western Conference heavyweight clash.
Golden State's Draymond Green scored on a tip-in in with a minute left to secure a 100-99 win against Memphis on Saturday, giving the Warriors a share of one of the records set by the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls.
Point guard Reggie Jackson wouldn't let Detroit be denied, scoring 39 points in a 112-99 triumph over the Washington Wizards that saw the Pistons clinch their first NBA playoff berth in seven seasons on Friday.
The Golden State Warriors made a statement with an 112-101 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday, clinching home court advantage throughout the playoffs in a clash of NBA titans.
When LeBron James took a seat Wednesday night, the Indiana Pacers took a step forward.
Basketball megastar LeBron James will produce his first movie, based on a real-life prank in which a humor writer fooled people into believing he was an NBA draft pick, a source told AFP Wednesday.
The Golden State Warriors hit an unexpected obstacle on their quest for a record 73 wins, blowing a 17-point lead and losing 124-117 in overtime to the last-place Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday.
Breanna Stewart and UConn stand alone. Geno Auriemma, too, after another flawless season by the dominating Huskies.
Shaquille O'Neal, Allen Iverson and Yao Ming are among 10 members of the class of 2016 who will be enshrined in basketball's Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame in September, it was announced Monday.
Basketball legend Dikembe Mutombo on Tuesday hailed the induction of "best friend" Yao Ming into the NBA Hall of Fame and urged more Asians to follow the Chinese star's lead.