Basketball

Curry, Thompson, Durant lead Warriors past…

Klay Thomspon scored 31 points, Stephen Curry added 28 and the Golden State Warriors easily erased a 15-point first-half deficit en route to a 128-120 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans

Ball flirts with triple-double, Lakers hold off…

Lonzo Ball barely missed a triple-double with 29 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists in his second NBA game and the Los Angeles Lakers held on to beat the Phoenix Suns 132-130

Hill scores 21, leads Kings past Mavericks 93-88 for 1st win

George Hill scored 21 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the Dallas Mavericks 93-88 for their first victory of the season

James and Korver heat up from 3, Cavs beat Bucks…

LeBron James had 24 points and eight assists, and Kyle Korver hit three straight 3s in a decisive third-quarter run to help the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Milwaukee Bucks 116-97

Jeremy Lin has knee surgery, will miss rest of…

The Brooklyn Nets say Jeremy Lin has had surgery repair a ruptured patella tendon in his right knee and will miss the remainder of the season

Crawford lifts Wolves over Rubio, Jazz 100-97

Jamal Crawford's big 4th quarter, late 3-pointer lead Timberwolves past Jazz 100-97

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Thunder top Knicks 105-84 in OKC debuts for…

Westbrook, Thunder top Knicks 105-84 in Oklahoma City debuts for George, Anthony

Nets' Lin expected to miss season with right knee…

Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin expected to miss the season because of a ruptured patella tendon of the right knee

Wall, Porter help Wizards earn 115-111 win over Pistons

John Wall scored 19 of his 26 points in the second half and added 10 assists to lift the Washington Wizards over the Detroit Pistons 115-111

Gordon Hayward's agent says his surgery 'went…

After losing top free agent Gordon Hayward to a gruesome ankle injury, the Celtics dropped back-to-back games to open the NBA season

Blazers hand Suns worst loss ever in season…

Damian Lillard scored 27 points and the Portland Trail Blazers opened the season by handing the Phoenix Suns the most one-sided loss in the franchise's 49-year history, 124-76

McCollum's scores 28 in Blazers 114-96 win over Pacers

CJ McCollum scored 28 points on 12-of-18 shooting to lead the Portland Trail Blazers past the Indiana Pacers 114-96

Cavs-Celtics game second most-watched opener on…

Cleveland's victory over Boston in the first game of the NBA season was TNT's second most-watched telecast ever on opening night

Rockets rally to spoil defending champion…

Kevin Durant's baseline jumper swished through the net just barely too late, and the Houston Rockets rallied in the fourth to beat Golden State 122-121 on the night the Warriors received their championship rings

Irving, Horford lead Celtics past 76ers for 1st win

Kyrie Irving scored 21 points, Al Horford had 15 and the Boston Celtics won for the first time without Gordon Hayward, 102-92 over the Philadelphia 76ers

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San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by…

The San Antonio Stars are moving to Las Vegas and are being bought by MGM Resorts International the league announced Tuesday

LeBron on: Cavs star playing in opener vs. Irving…

LeBron James playing against Irving, Celtics in season opener after being slowed by ankle injury

Nets beat Magic 126-121 in first game without Lin

D'Angelo Russell, Trevor Booker and DeMarre Carroll all scored 17 points, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Orlando Magic 126-121 in their home opener

AP source: Richard Jefferson, Nuggets agree to…

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that veteran forward Richard Jefferson has agreed to a one-year deal with the Denver Nuggets

Rude welcome: Irving set for return to 'rowdy…

Rude welcome: Irving set for rowdy homecoming on return to Cleveland with Celtics.

Howard's big game powers Hornets past Hawks 109-91

Dwight Howard shines in first home game with Charlotte; Hornets beat Hawks 109-91

LeBron questionable to face Irving, Celtics in…

LeBron still questionable to play Celtics because of sprained left ankle.

Chris Paul's free agency decision becomes a…

Chris Paul's free agency decision becomes a documentary

Nets' national anthem singer kneels to finish performance

The national anthem singer at the Brooklyn Nets' home opener kneeled at the end of her performance

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Spurs' Popovich labels Trump 'a soulless coward'

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has called President Donald Trump "a soulless coward who thinks that he can only become large by belittling others."

AP Source: Spurs, Aldridge agree on extension

The San Antonio Spurs have reached agreement with LaMarcus Aldridge on an extension that will keep him under contract for an additional three years

Deflated Ball: Blake gets 29 in Clips' 108-92 rout of Lakers

Blake Griffin scored 29 points, DeAndre Jordan added 14 points and 24 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers spoiled Lonzo Ball's quiet NBA debut with a 108-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers