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Mavs rout Warriors

Luka Doncic had a triple-double and Dirk Nowitzki underlined his final game at Oracle Arena with a throwback performance as the Dallas Mavericks handed the Golden State Warriors their worst loss of the season on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/24 19:43:40

Sixers rattle Celtics

Jimmy Butler led a fourth-quarter comeback as the Philadelphia 76ers overpowered the Boston Celtics 118-115 in a stormy Eastern Conference duel on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/21 20:08:42

Chinese, Croatian national teams set to play at NBA Summer League 2019

The NBA announced on Wednesday that the Chinese and Croatian national teams will join all 30 NBA teams to compete at the NBA Summer League 2019, marking the first time that the league features two international teams.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/3/21 8:40:02

Harden completes set as Rockets trounce Hawks

Houston Rockets star James Harden carved a piece of NBA history on Tuesday after a 31-point haul against the Atlanta Hawks made him the first player to score at least 30 points against every team in the league in the same season.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/20 18:53:41

Germany's Nowitzki passes Chamberlain on scoring list

Dirk Nowitzki, who helped revolutionize the game as a big man with a potent long-range jump shot, passed Wilt Chamberlain on the NBA's all-time scoring list on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/19 19:28:40

Spurs beat Warriors to extend streak

The San Antonio Spurs rolled to their season-­best ninth straight win by toppling the two-time defending champions Golden State Warriors with a 111-105 victory on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/19 17:18:40

Sixers beat Bucks to clinch postseason spot

Joel Embiid scored 40 points and 15 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers overcame Giannis Antetokounmpo's career-high 52 points to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 130-125 and clinch a playoff berth on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/18 18:03:39

Curry leads Warriors in rout over Thunder

Stephen Curry scored 11 of his 33 points in the third quarter as the two-time defending champions Golden State Warriors clobbered the Oklahoma City Thunder 110-88 on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/17 18:23:39

Warriors snap 9-game Houston win streak

Playing without injured Kevin Durant, the Golden State Warriors snapped Houston's nine-game win streak and avoided being swept this season by the Rockets with a 106-104 road victory Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/14 18:33:42

Giannis, LeBron spark road wins

Greek star Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 24 points and Khris Middleton added 23 as the NBA-best Milwaukee Bucks improved to 51-17 Tuesday with a 130-113 victory at New Orleans.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/13 19:48:41

Westbrook revives beef with Utah Jazz fans

Russell Westbrook threatened a female fan and her male companion when the Oklahoma City Thunder player got into another heated exchange with Utah spectators during an NBA game on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/12 19:48:40

Sexton scores 28 as Cavs rout Raptors

Collin Sexton scored 28 points and Kevin Love tallied 16 points and 18 rebounds as the Cleveland Cavaliers used a balanced attack to upset the ­Toronto Raptors 126-101 on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/12 16:53:40

Lowly Suns shock Warriors

Phoenix guard Devin Booker scored 37 points as the Suns snapped an 18-game losing streak to the two-time defending NBA champions Golden State Warriors with a 115-111 victory on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/11 16:43:39

Irving leads Celtics to win over Lakers

Kyrie Irving scored 30 points as the Boston Celtics overcame ­LeBron James' 80th career triple-double with a 120-107 victory over the injury-riddled Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/10 18:13:39

LeBron passes Jordan on scoring list

LeBron James overtook Michael Jordan to move into fourth place on the NBA all-time scoring list Wednesday with a driving layup in the second quarter against visiting Denver.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/7 17:38:40

Harden leads Rockets over Raptors

NBA scoring leader James ­Harden unleashed 35 points on a poor shooting night and Gerald Green added 18 off the bench Tuesday as the Houston Rockets beat Toronto 107-95 in a showdown of contenders.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/6 17:33:40

Suns stun Bucks

Kelly Oubre had 27 points and 13 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns rallied from a 10-point late deficit to complete a season sweep of the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks with a 114-105 win on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/5 18:23:40

Spanish star center Gasol thrilled to join Bucks

Spanish center Pau Gasol, twice an NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, said Sunday he was thrilled to sign with the league-leading Milwaukee Bucks.
Soure:AFP: 2019/3/4 19:33:43