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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

Magic stun Celtics

The Orlando Magic parlayed a big third quarter into a 103-95 upset of the Boston Celtics on Sunday, their third win in 20 games coming against the NBA's Eastern Conference leaders.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/22 21:53:40

Rockets topple Warriors

The Houston Rockets ended the Golden State Warriors' 14-game road winning streak on Saturday, thwarting the NBA champions' comeback bid in an impressive 116-108 victory.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/21 21:48:39

James, Curry to captain teams in new-look All-Star Game

LeBron James and Stephen Curry led the voting for NBA All-Star Game starters announced Thursday and will serve as team captains in the league's new-look mid-season exhibition on February 18.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/19 22:28:40

Warriors equal record

Klay Thompson scored 38 points and Stephen Curry added 30 to spark defending NBA champions Golden State over Chicago 119-112 Wednesday, giving the Warriors a club record-matching 14th consecutive road victory.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/18 22:58:40

Davis continues hot streak

Anthony Davis scored 45 points as the New Orleans Pelicans jolted the Boston Celtics 116-113 in an overtime thriller at the TD Garden on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/17 22:18:39

Durant in command

Kevin Durant scored 32 points as the Golden State Warriors overpowered the Cleveland Cavaliers with a late rally to score a 118-108 win in a pulsating clash between the two NBA arch-rivals on Monday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/16 23:03:39

Davis powers Pelicans

Anthony Davis scored a season-high 48 points as the New Orleans Pelicans rallied from a 19-point third-quarter deficit to defeat the New York Knicks 123-118 in overtime on Sunday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/15 22:08:40

Warriors hold off charging Raptors

Klay Thompson delivered 26 points and Kevin Durant tallied 25 as the reigning NBA champions Golden State Warriors held on to defeat the Raptors 127-125 in ­Toronto on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/14 23:03:39

Williams scores 50 in victory

Lou Williams scored a career-high 50 points as the Los Angeles Clippers spoiled a milestone night for Kevin Durant with a 125-106 victory on Wednesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/11 23:03:39

Trail Blazers silence Thunder

CJ McCollum scored 27 points and passed off seven assists to lead the Portland Trail Blazers over Oklahoma City 117-106 in an NBA matchup on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/10 23:23:39

Wolves trounce Cavs

The Minnesota Timberwolves humbled LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, leading by as many as 41 points en route to a 127-99 triumph in Minneapolis.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/9 22:42:32

Lakers snap losing skid

The Los Angeles Lakers snapped a nine-game NBA losing streak on Sunday with a 132-113 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/8 18:48:39

Curry explodes for 45

Stephen Curry erupted for 45 points to propel the Golden State Warriors to a 121-105 NBA victory over the Clippers in Los Angeles on Saturday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/7 22:08:41

Warriors down Rockets 124-114

Stephen Curry's 29 points and a record-setting triple-double from Draymond Green propelled the Golden State Warriors to a 124-114 NBA victory over the Houston Rockets on Thursday.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/5 21:38:39

Celtics rout Cavs

Terry Rozier scored 20 points off the Boston bench to lead six double-figure scorers on Wednesday and the Celtics routed visiting Cleveland 102-88 in an NBA Eastern Conference showdown.
Soure:AFP: 2018/1/4 22:38:39