Carmelo Anthony's bad back responded well the day after he made his return to the Knicks lineup. The Knicks star scored 31 points in 41 minutes in Sunday night's 86-79…
How desperate were Derek Fisher and the Knicks to win Sunday night’s home game against the Heat, even though they fell short yet again?
There is one notable difference, at least: The Nets have a coach who publicly questions his players’ efforts.
The Spurs didn’t have Tim Duncan or Tony Parker, and that gave Kawhi Leonard a chance to shine.
Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick each scored 23 points before sitting out the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers returned from the most successful road trip in franchise history with a 127-101 rout of the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.
Kawhi Leonard scored a game-high 26 points and had a crucial 3-point play in the final minute to help visiting San Antonio beat winless Philadelphia.
Ty Lawson had 15 points and made a double-pump jumper to beat the shot clock with 29.6 seconds left that boosted the Denver Nuggets over the Utah Jazz 103-101 in a charged atmosphere Monday night.
With his Wizards leading the Heat by 15 after two quarters, 37-year-old Paul Pierce implored his younger teammates to put the game away.
New York’s two N.B.A. teams, which meet Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden, are turning the city into a mecca of bad basketball.