David Lee finished an assist short of a triple-double, Klay Thompson scored 27 points and the Golden State Warriors beat the Dallas Mavericks 100-97 Thursday night.
Toronto Raptors Coach Dwane Casey was fined $25,000 by the N.B.A. for criticizing officials Wednesday night after a loss at Atlanta.
A day after controversially trading away top-scorer Rudy Gay, the Memphis Grizzlies were humbled 106-89 at Oklahoma City on Thursday as the Thunder stayed firmly in the hunt to be best in the west.
Kevin Durant scored 27 points, Russell Westbrook added 21 points and host Oklahoma City beat Memphis, 106-89.
Kevin Durant scored 27 points, Russell Westbrook added 21 points and nine assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat Memphis 106-89 Thursday night in the Grizzlies’ first game since trading away leading-scorer Rudy Gay.
After a 20-point dismemberment by the Heat, the Nets’ response â?? minus that of Gerald Wallace â?? highlighted a defining trait of the team: it lacks any tangible passion.
After struggling last season, the Knicks’ front-line stars – Carmelo Anthony, Amar’e Stoudemire and Tyson Chandler – are now dominating together on offense.
Jason Kidd and Knicks Coach Mike Woodson differed slightly on whether Kidd, nursing a back injury, would play Friday against the Milwaukee Bucks.
Woodson sat Chandler down before the Knicks defeated Orlando and told him he had to start asserting himself, even when he is in direct competition for shots with Carmelo Anthony and Amar’e Stoudemire.