Nikola Mirotic goes 6-for-6 from behind the three-point arc for Chicago
The Boston Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of their last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another title.
Marc Gasol scored 26 points, including a banked-in three-pointer as regulation expired, and the Memphis Grizzlies overcame blowing a 23-point lead for a 117-116 triple-overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night.
Marc Gasol scored 24 points, and the host Memphis Grizzlies snapped the Golden State Warriors’ NBA-best 16-game winning streak with a 105-98 victory. The Warriors (21-3) and Grizzlies (20-4) have the two best records in the league.
The Sacramento Kings fired coach Michael Malone 24 games into his second season with the team over philosophical differences about the team’s style of play. Ex-Sonics coach George Karl has been mentioned as a potential successor.
Stephen Curry scored eight of his 34 points in overtime, and the Golden State Warriors beat New Orleans 128-122 on Sunday to extend their winning streak to 16 games.
Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan for third place on the NBA all-time scoring list and helped the Los Angeles Lakers beat host Minnesota 100-94.
Stephen Curry scored 29 points to help the Golden State Warriors beat the host Dallas Mavericks 105-98 and extend their winning streak to 15 games.
The Washington Wizards beat the visiting Los Angeles Clippers 104-96, snapping the Clippers’ winning streak at nine games.
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Russell Westbrook scored 26 points and Oklahoma City took advantage of LeBron James’ absence to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 103-94 on Thursday night.
Klay Thompson and Stephen Curry shook off slow starts to finish with a flurry, and the Golden State Warriors extended their franchise-best winning streak to 14 games by beating the Houston Rockets 105-93 on Wednesday night.
Andrew Wiggins had 23 points, 10 rebounds and four assists and the Minnesota Timberwolves stunned the Portland Trail Blazers with a 90-82 victory on Wednesday night.
James scores 35 to help Cleveland earn eighth consecutive victory.
John Wall had 26 points and a career-high 17 assists to lead the host Washington Wizards to a 133-132 double-overtime victory over the Boston Celtics. Wall scored Washington’s last 10 points.
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 24 points and the Portland Trail Blazers regrouped after blowing a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter to beat the New York Knicks 103-99 for their fourth straight victory.
Draymond Green scored a career-high 31 points and the league-leading Golden State Warriors beat the Chicago Bulls 112-102 to set a franchise record with their 12th straight victory.
Now healthy, the Oklahoma City Thunder has some ground to make up.
The Philadelphia 76ers avoided tying the record for the worst start to a season in NBA history, ending their 0-17 skid with an 85-77 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.