LeBron James led the way as the LA Lakers fought back to thrash the Cleveland Cavaliers 128-99 to record a ninth-successive victory.
The Lakers trailed by 14 points in the second period but managed to
turn the tide and, on the back of an impressive second-half showing
where they outscored Cleveland 81-51, ran
Giannis Antetokounmpo returned from a back injury with 23 points, 10 rebounds and six assists to lead the Milwaukee Bucks to a 123-102 victory at the Chicago Bulls in the NBA on Monday night.
Antetokounmpo, the reigning MVP and the league's second-leading
scorer with an average of 30.5 points per game
The last time the Bucks had a longer winning streak than this was when they won 16 in a row spanning the end of the 1972-73 season and the beginning of 1973-74. They also had a 13-game run shortly after that 16-game streak ended.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored
Neither Harden nor Westbrook shot the ball well in Milwaukee’s 117-111 triumph, combining to make just nine of 30 shots from the field.
After a lengthy silence, Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey
became an active social media user again Thursday. He posted multiple
promotional messages about the Rockets
Kawhi Leonard scored 30 points, leading the host Los Angeles Clippers to a 112-102 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in the season-opener.
Kawhi Leonard scored 30 points, leading the host Los Angeles Clippers to a 112-102 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in the season-opener
Multiple losses in sports have been blamed on athletes posing with Toronto Raptors brand ambassador. Drake was quick to acknowledge it after his team won the NBA Finals for the first time.
The Toronto Raptors made history Friday by winning the NBA Finals 4-2, giving
Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving is changing representation and is expected to partner with Roc Nation Sports.
Irving parted ways with longtime agent Jeff Wechsler on Wednesday, clearing the way for him to ultimately work with Jay-Z's Roc Nation prior to the start of NBA free agency on June
The Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers are engaged in separate trade talks with the New Orleans Pelicans in pursuit of star forward Anthony Davis, league sources told ESPN on Wednesday.
Lakers and Celtics are negotiating competing trade packages to acquire
Davis, whom David Griffin, New Orleans' executive vice president
Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant suffered a ruptured Achilles tendon during Monday's victory over the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 of the NBA Finals and underwent surgery Wednesday in New York City.
"What's good everybody I wanted to update you all: I did rupture my Achilles.
The two-time defending champions were initially energized by the return of Durant, who returned to the starting lineup after missing more than a month with a right calf strain.
The Golden State Warriors overcame the loss of towering forward Kevin Durant to defeat the Toronto