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Warriors smash Magic 118-98

Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson each hit 7 three pointers as the Golden State Warriors came back to beat the Orlando Magic 118-98, winning their seventh straight game on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/23 10:47:24

Spurs slip past Cavs

Kawhi Leonard finished off a dunk in the final seconds of overtime, capping a career-high 41-point performance as the San Antonio Spurs outlasted the Cleveland Cavaliers 118-115 on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/22 23:28:39

GS silence Thunder

Kevin Durant took it to his former team on Wednesday, erupting for 40 points to propel the Golden State Warriors to a 121-100 NBA triumph over the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/19 23:33:39

Harden heroics not enough for Rockets

The Miami Heat withstood Houston star James Harden’s 40-point triple-double on Tuesday to upend the Rockets 109-103 and snap a four-game NBA losing streak.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/19 0:06:12

Warriors crush Cavs

The Golden State Warriors crushed the Cleveland Cavaliers 126-91 on Monday, snapping a four-game losing streak against the reigning NBA champions.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/17 23:58:39

Rockets rout Nets

Eric Gordon’s sprained left big toe was not normal on Friday and neither was the pace and three-point rhythm of the Houston Rockets.
Soure:Reuters: 2017/1/16 23:23:39

Clippers take revenge

The Los Angeles Clippers avenged a Christmas Day loss with a 113-97 rout of the Los Angeles Lakers in Saturday’s rematch at Staples Center arena.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/15 23:38:39

NBA Commissioner Silver backs Yao to become CBA boss

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said in London on Thursday that it would be "great news" if former Houston Rockets center Yao Ming became president of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA).
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/13 10:04:20

Rockets’ win streak halted

Andrew Wiggins scored a team-high 28 points as the ­Minnesota Timberwolves snapped the Houston ­Rockets’ nine-game winning streak on Wednesday with a 119-105 victory at the Target Center arena.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/13 0:08:40

Harden shines again

Houston Rockets star James Harden played down talk of ­being this season’s MVP after his latest high-scoring triple-double on Tuesday as the Cleveland Cavaliers stumbled to defeat against Utah.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/11 23:33:39

Thunder roll over Bulls

Russell Westbrook fell one rebound shy of his 18th triple-double of the ­season, but his 21 points were plenty in the Oklahoma City Thunder's 109-94 victory over the Bulls in Chicago on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/10 23:48:39

Grizzlies hold off Jazz

Guard Mike Conley finished with 19 points and nine assists as the Memphis Grizzlies managed to hold off a fourth-quarter rally from the Utah Jazz for an 88-79 NBA win on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/9 23:03:39

Yao Ming chosen to lead leadership transition committee of CBA

Former NBA star Yao Ming was chosen to lead the preparatory committee for the next generation leadership of the China Basketball Association (CBA) on Monday.
Soure:Global Times: 2017/1/9 22:43:39

Harden's 10th triple-double leads Rockets to 8th straight win

Houston Rockets All-Star guard James Harden recorded 40 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds for his 10th triple-double of the season in the team's 129-122 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday evening.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/9 16:43:36

Ding Yanyuhang became MVP to lead North to win CBA All-Star game

Ding Yanyuhang from Shandong had team-high 31 points to lead Team North edge the South 149-147 in the 2016-2017 Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) All-Star game here on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/9 0:16:18

Westbrook tallies 17th triple-double

Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook notched his 17th triple-double of the season on Saturday, leading the Thunder to a 121-106 home win over the Denver Nuggets.
Soure:AFP: 2017/1/8 22:48:39

Sun Minghui named MVP in CBA ALl-Star Rookie Challenge

Sun Minghui of Guangsha won the Trophy of the Most Valuable Player of the 2016-2017 season CBA ALl-Star Rookie Challenge held in Beijing as he had the team-high 17 points in Southern Rookie' s 82-81 victory over the Northern Rookie.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/8 8:00:38

Lowry's 33 leads Raptors to comeback win over Jazz

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry scored 16 of his game-high 33 points in the fourth quarter of the team's 101-93 victory over the Utah Jazz in Thursday evening's NBA action.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/6 17:40:26