Damian Lillard scored 40 points as Portland routed Golden State, which was again playing without Stephen Curry, who was still nursing a sprained right knee.
The Spurs hold a two-games-to-one lead over the Thunder in their playoff series, and Aldridge has scored 103 points in the three games.
Shaking off his playoff struggles, Lowry scored 33 points — including 5 straight to break a late tie — in a duel with Dwyane Wade to lift the Raptors to a 95-91 victory.
Valanciunas’s display of ability and determination in Game 2 against the Heat was just one more indication that his long-predicted breakout has finally come.
Garfinkel’s scouting reports helped widen college coaches’ recruiting boundaries, and his instructional camp helped develop players like Michael Jordan and LeBron James.
A team battered by injuries finished the regular season at 42-40 before being swept in the first round by San Antonio.
This is what LeBron James envisioned when he returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Trail Blazers learned their lesson.
If the National Basketball Association’s 2015-16 campaign has revealed anything about coaching, it is that no job can be considered safe any more.
Damian Lillard scored a career playoff-high 40 points and dished out 10 assists to lead the Portland Trail Blazers past the Golden State Warriors 120-108 on Saturday night at the Moda Center.
Kyle Lowry got his game back at the perfect time for the Toronto Raptors.
Phil Jackson may have cost Kurt Rambis a potentially promising head-coaching career back in 1999, back when they didn't know each other. Rambis was the hot, young Lakers assistant, coming off a cult-hero playing career in purple and gold during which he won four championships. Rambis passed over head-coaching offers from the Kings and Clippers,…