Vlade Divac has a trick he’d like to teach Kristaps Porzingis, because the Kings GM always looked out for his fellow Europeans in the NBA.
The Portland Trail Blazers had a couple of hurdles to overcome Friday night.
Morgan Tuck scored 18 points to lead a balanced offense and help No. 1 Connecticut beat No. 11 Florida State, 73-49, in the Hall of Fame Showcase in Uncasville, Conn.
Danilo Gallinari hit a 3-pointer to put Denver ahead late in overtime and the Nuggets rallied from an 18-point deficit in the second half to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-108 on Friday night.
The Cleveland Cavaliers hardly broke sweat in rolling to their most lopsided win of the season, a 111-76 victory over the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center.
The Golden State Warriors extended their season-opening winning streak to 24 games but had to scratch and claw their way to victory over Boston on Friday.
Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has always loved competition, and the San Antonio Spurs have always been among his fiercest.
Boston held leads in both overtimes, but Stephen Curry, who scored 38 points despite a subpar shooting night, helped Golden State keep its streak alive.
Kevin Durant scored 21 points Friday night, including the last 11 for the Oklahoma City Thunder in a 94-90 win over the Utah Jazz.
The Golden State Warriors needed two overtimes to remain perfect on a very imperfect night from the NBA’s reigning Most Valuable Player.
Philadelphia’s front office loves Brett Brown’s teaching, patience and leadership in guiding the team through the worst era for a franchise that last won a championship in 1983.
Tyreke Evans scored 27 points and the New Orleans Pelicans rallied to beat the Wizards 107-105 on Friday night to end a seven-game losing streak against Washington.
Kemba Walker had 33 points and six assists, Nicolas Batum added 20 points and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Memphis Grizzlies 123-99 on Friday night for their fourth straight win.
DeMar DeRozan had 27 points and the Toronto Raptors held off the late-charging Milwaukee Bucks 90-83 Friday night for their third straight win.
Marcus Morris turned his body into an ink-stained tribute to his home city.
LeBron James had 25 points and eight assists and the Cleveland Cavaliers rolled past the Orlando Magic 111-76 on Friday night.
John “Hot Rod” Williams, who spent 13 years in the NBA and was a popular and tough defensive sixth man on Cleveland Cavaliers playoff teams, has died. He was 53.
South Carolina athletic director Ray Tanner had quick answer ready the past few weeks when supporters asked about the school’s poor football season.
Golden State guard Klay Thompson will sit out Friday night’s game at Boston as the unbeaten Warriors try to win their 24th straight game this season.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Dirk Nowitzki was the first one to point it out Monday, saying how dangerous the Knicks are offensively when starting center Robin Lopez is out and 7-foot-3 rookie phenom Kristaps Porzingis is moved to the "5” position. Nowitzki said it stretches the floor and makes the Knicks harder to guard. With Lopez's…