J.J. Redick scored 27 points, Chris Paul had 21 points and 10 assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Boston Celtics 119-106 for their seventh consecutive victory.
Stephen Curry scored 25 points and the visiting Golden State Warriors clinched the top seed in the Western Conference by pulling away in the second half of a 108-95 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks.
Oklahoma City forward Kevin Durant, last season’s MVP, will miss the rest of the season and have bone-graft surgery next week to treat a fractured bone in his right foot. He is expected to return to basketball activities in four to six months
Clippers backup shooting guard slowly recovers from sensitive bruised right calf
James Harden has 25 points and 10 assists and Howard grabs seven rebounds in first game back after missing two months with swelling in his knee.
Monta Ellis matched his season high with 38 points and the host Dallas Mavericks rallied in the second half to defeat the champion San Antonio Spurs 101-94.
The Bulls got big games from Nikola Mirotic (28 points) and Pau Gasol (27 points, 12 rebounds), and Butler had 19 after missing 11 games with a sprained elbow.
Tiago Splitter scored a season-high 23 points and the San Antonio Spurs won their third straight game with an easy 114-95 victory over the Atlanta Hawks. The Eastern Conference-leading Hawks have lost three in a row.
Guard Steve Nash announced his retirement in a letter, quietly ending a 19-year NBA career that included two league MVP awards.
The Brooklyn Nets and Milwaukee Bucks played three overtimes in New York for the second time this season, the home team pulling this one out 129-127.
Kevin Durant, last year’s league most valuable player, likely won’t return for the Oklahoma City Thunder this season. General manager Sam Presti said Durant still has pain in his right foot,
Even the biggest stars of the Houston Rockets’ past couldn’t outshine James Harden on Thursday night.
Harrison Barnes had 25 points, Andre Iguodala added 21 points and six assists, and the Golden State Warriors cruised past the Atlanta Hawks 114-95 on Wednesday night in a matchup of the NBA’s top two teams.
Golden State guard Klay Thompson has a sprained right ankle. The former Washington State standout will be re-evaluated in seven to 10 days.
Dwyane Wade scored 32 points and Miami handed LeBron James another loss on his former home court with a 106-92 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Stephen Curry dazzled for 25 points and 11 assists playing on his 27th birthday, and the Golden State Warriors beat the New York Knicks 125-94 on Saturday night for their eighth straight home victory.
Kenneth Faried collected 24 points and 17 rebounds and the Denver Nuggets rallied to beat short-handed Golden State 114-103 as the league-leading Warriors rested several of their top players, including Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson.
Cleveland guard makes 20 of 32 field goals, including all seven three-pointers, in 128-125 overtime victory against Spurs, setting franchise record for points.
Paul has 33 points and nine assists against fellow point guard Westbrook, who finishes with 24 points, nine rebounds, seven assists and a career-high 10 turnovers.
Rodney Stuckey, a former standout at Eastern Washington and Kentwood High School in Covington, scored a season-high 34 points to lead the host Indiana Pacers to a 118-86 victory over Orlando. Stuckey made a career-high six three-point baskets.