James Harden scored 32 points, including five down the stretch, to help the Houston Rockets rally for a 95-92 victory over the Dallas Mavericks.
Late in the third quarter, Blake Griffin and Chris Paul found themselves all alone on a fast break, no Miami Heat player even remotely close to them.
Out of timeouts, LeBron James had no choice but to hurry up the floor. With the clock ticking down, James tried to dribble behind his back and had the ball — and game — bounce away.
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard is under investigation for suspected child abuse, Cobb County, Ga., police said Tuesday — the same day his son turned 7.It is the second time Howard, 28, has been investigated by Cobb County police for the same allegations, but he has not been charged.
Mike Conley scored 19 points and the host Memphis Grizzlies easily defeated the Houston Rockets 119-93 in a matchup of the teams with the NBA’s best records. Each entered the game at 9-1.
The Sacramento Kings and forward Rudy Gay reportedly have agreed to a $40 million, three-year contract extension that runs through the 2017-18 season, Gay is averaging 22.5 points for the 6-4 Kings.
LeBron James scored 32 points and the host Cleveland Cavaliers made their first 11 three-point attempts, including nine in the first quarter, to rout the Atlanta Hawks 127-94.
James and Kyrie Irving helped the Cavaliers rally for a 122-121 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night. James had 10 of his season-high 41 points in the fourth, and Irving scored 15 of his 27 in the final quarter.
Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points while playing only 20 minutes and the Dallas Mavericks had their largest victory ever, 123-70 over the winless Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday night.
LeBron James recorded a triple-double with 32 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists and Kyrie Irving also scored 32 as host Cleveland beat New Orleans 118-111.
The Toronto Raptors lead the Eastern Conference and the Memphis Grizzlies are atop the West after victories at home Tuesday. They are at 7-1.
Former Washington Huskies guard Isaiah Thomas scored 15 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter to help the host Phoenix Suns beat Golden State 107-95. The loss by the Warriors means the league has no unbeaten teams.
For all of their offensive firepower, it was defense that sparked the Golden State Warriors to a 98-87 victory at Houston and enabled them to stay undefeated through five games this season. The Rockets dropped to 6-1.
LeBron James denies he and Cleveland teammate Kyrie Irving are feuding.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 20 points and the Portland Trail Blazers led by as many as 27 points on the way to a 108-87 rout of the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night.
Now there’s a sight to calm the jittery nerves of Chicago Bulls fans: Derrick Rose on the court instead of on the injury report.
Guard Damian Lillard snapped out of a shooting slump with 27 points and the Portland Trail Blazers held LeBron James to 11 in a 101-82 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night.
Guard James Harden had 35 points and nine rebounds to lead the Houston Rockets past the host Philadelphia 76ers 104-93. The Rockets are 4-0 for the first time since 1996.
Klay Thompson scored 29 points, including a go-ahead basket with 8.9 seconds left, and the Golden State Warriors defeated the host Portland Trail Blazers 95-90. Thompson has 70 points over the last two games.
With league MVP Kevin Durant already out, Oklahoma City Thunder officials announced All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook will miss at least a month because of a broken right hand.