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LeBron lifts Cavs

LeBron James drained a buzzer-beating game-winner on Wednesday as the Cleveland Cavaliers set aside their troubles with a 140-138 overtime victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/8 20:33:40

Cavs buried by Orlando 'avalanche'

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers crashed to yet another humiliating defeat against the Orlando Magic on Tuesday as James Harden scored his 15,000th career point to extend Houston's winning streak to five games.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/7 22:33:40

Wizards top Pacers

The Washington Wizards are playing like contenders again as they took advantage of an out-of-sync Indiana Pacers team to pull off a 111-102 win as eight players scored in double figures.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/6 22:03:40

Marbury to retire after 22-year career

Former NBA star Stephon Marbury confirmed Monday on social media that the Beijing Fly Dragons' final game of the season at home on Sunday will be the “final cry” of his 22-year playing career.
Soure:Global Times: 2018/2/5 21:48:40

Celtics edge Blazers

Al Horford rattled in a fadeaway jumper as the buzzer sounded to lift the Boston Celtics to a 97-96 NBA win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/5 21:08:39

Rockets blow out Cavaliers

Chris Paul finished with 22 points and 11 assists as the Houston Rockets became the latest team to pummel LeBron James' struggling Cleveland Cavaliers with a 120-88 win on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/4 20:43:39

Harden leads Rockets over Spurs, Nuggets hold off Thunder

James Harden scored 28 points and dished out 11 assists Thursday as the Houston Rockets handed the San Antonio Spurs a rare home NBA defeat, 102-91.
Soure:Reuters: 2018/2/2 22:38:40

Cavs wrangle Heat

LeBron James scored 24 points and came up with a crucial late block as the Cleveland Cavaliers edged the Miami Heat 91-89 on Wednesday in a duel for third place in the NBA's Eastern Conference.
Soure:AFP: 2018/2/1 19:13:39

Harden makes history

James Harden became the first player in NBA history to record a 60-point ­triple-double as the short-handed Houston Rockets defeated the Orlando Magic 114-107 on Tuesday night.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/31 23:13:39

Pacers power past Hornets

Victor Oladipo and Myles Turner combined for 47 points as the Indiana Pacers won their second straight game with a 105-96 win over the struggling Charlotte Hornets on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/30 22:28:39

Clippers rally to beat Pelicans

Blake Griffin sank a clutch three-pointer as the Los Angeles Clippers completed the team's greatest road comeback since 2004 with a 112-103 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/29 21:33:40

Yao Ming, Liu Guoliang to feature in New Year Sports Gala

Chinese basketball chief Yao Ming and table tennis all-time great Liu Guoliang are among over a hundred sports celebrities who will feature at the inaugural New Year Sports Gala.
Soure:Xinhua: 2018/1/29 20:53:27

Curry explodes for 49 points

Stephen Curry scored a season-high 49 points and the defending champions Golden State Warriors outlasted the Boston Celtics 109-105 on Saturday in an NBA showdown of conference leaders.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/28 22:53:39

Warriors tame Timberwolves

Kevin Durant showed why he was LeBron James' first pick for the NBA All-Star game on Thursday as the Golden State Warriors romped past the Minnesota Timberwolves for a comfortable victory.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/26 22:33:40

King James eyes history

LeBron James added another impressive entry to his bulging collection of assorted records and statistical milestones on Tuesday after becoming the youngest player in NBA history to amass 30,000 points.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/26 5:03:41

Celtics halt losing streak

Kyrie Irving scored 20 points as the Boston Celtics snapped their four-game losing streak with a convincing 113-102 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/25 22:23:40

LeBron surpasses 30,000 points

LeBron James made NBA history on Tuesday, hitting the final shot of the first quarter to become the youngest player ever to reach the 30,000 career regular-season points milestone.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/24 22:48:39

On-fire Rockets continue to roll

Just two days after beating the reigning league champions Golden State Warriors, the Houston Rockets ­quickly refocused on Monday night with a 99-90 victory over the Miami Heat in a battle of first-place NBA teams.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/23 21:53:40