Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry set an NBA record with his first three-pointer of the night against the Magic in Orlando on Thursday — and he was just getting warmed up.
Reigning league MVP Stephen Curry and guard Klay Thompson combined for 75 points as the Golden State Warriors rallied to beat Miami 118-112 for their 14th win in the last 15 games.
Former All-Star guard Joe Johnson was released by the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets on Thursday, opening the door for the 34-year-old American to join another club in time for the playoffs.
Reigning NBA champion Golden State bounced back from losing for only the fifth time this season for an emotional 115-112 road victory Saturday over the Los Angeles Clippers.
Kobe Bryant scored 25 points but suffered a dislocated finger on his right hand in the Los Angeles Lakers 119-113 loss to the San Antonio Spurs.
LeBron James scored 25 points, grabbed nine rebounds and passed out nine assists Thursday to spark the Cleveland Cavaliers over Chicago 106-95, handing the Bulls their fifth consecutive loss.
Stephen Curry is playing better than he did last season, when he was the NBA’s Most Valuable Player, and he has the Golden State Warriors winning at a historic rate.
Atlanta Hawks forward Al Horford was named Friday by NBA commissioner Adam Silver to replace injured Miami forward Chris Bosh in Sunday’s 65th NBA All-Star Game.
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside, the NBA’s top shot blocker, has been suspended one game without pay for elbowing San Antonio Spurs center Boban Marjanovic, the league announced Thursday.
Klay Thompson rattled in a clutch three pointer with 1:40 left as the Golden State Warriors won their ninth straight with a 116-108 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Saturday.
Stephen Curry, who is on pace to shatter his single-season three-point record, will attempt to defend his long-range shooting title at next week’s NBA All-Star Game weekend in Toronto.
The NBA champion Golden State Warriors dominated the New York Knicks 116-95 at Madison Square Garden on Sunday with the help of forward Draymond Green’s ninth triple-double of the season.
Golden State’s Harrison Barnes drained a three-pointer with two-tenths of a second left Saturday to lift the Warriors to a 108-105 victory over the 76ers in a duel of the NBA’s best and worst in Philadelphia.
Kyle Lowry scored 26 points and added 10 assists as the Toronto Raptors stretched their winning streak to a franchise-record 10 games Friday with a 103-93 win over the New York Knicks.
After a trio of narrow road losses against the three best teams its faces this season, Maryland finally nabbed the marquee win it had been lacking.
Stephen Curry scored 37 points as the Golden State Warriors thrashed the San Antonio Spurs 120-90 in the first meeting between the two top NBA teams this season.
Kyle Lowry scored 21 points as the Toronto Raptors thumped the Los Angeles Clippers 112-94 on Sunday to stretch their winning streak to eight games and close in on NBA Eastern Conference leaders Cleveland.
Cleveland’s Tyronn Lue era got off to a rocky start on Saturday as LeBron James and the Cavaliers were beaten 96-83 on their home floor by NBA Central Division rivals Chicago.
The Golden State Warriors welcomed head coach Steve Kerr back to the bench for the first time this season with a 122-110 NBAvictory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday.
David Blatt was fired Friday as coach of the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers and replaced by associate coach Tyronn Lue, the first coach axed with his team atop an NBA conference.