Oubre Jr. scores season-high 30, Suns beat Hawks 128-112

Kelly Oubre Jr. scored a season-high 30 points, Devin Booker added 27 and the Phoenix Suns beat the Atlanta Hawks 128-112 on Thursday night

Steph Curry 'Definitely' Expects to Return to…

Steph Curry 'Definitely' Expects to Return to Warriors by Spring. Curry spoke to reporters on Monday about his hope to return to the court this season. "I definitely expect to be ready to play. I don't know when, but at some point in early spring. It's just a matter of the rehab process." - Steph Curry, via statement. Curry broke his left hand and had surgery on Nov. 1. The Warriors said Curry would be out for at least three months before being re-evaluated. Curry said on Monday that he would have another procedure in December to remove pins from his hand. Golden State is currently in last place in the Western Conference with a 2-8 record. Warriors coach Steve Kerr previously revealed that Klay Thompson will likely miss the entire season. while he recovers from a torn ACL suffered during the 2019 NBA Finals. Draymond Green returned on Monday night after missing five games with a torn ligament in his left hand

Holiday’s 36 points push Pelicans past Clippers…

Jrue Holiday scored 36 points and stole the ball from Paul George three times in the final minutes to spoil George’s season debut and lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 132-127 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers

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Giannis drops 30-plus again to lead Bucks past Bulls 124-115

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 38 points and 15 rebounds, Eric Bledsoe added a season-high 31 points and eight assists and the Milwaukee Bucks countered another historic night by Chicago rookie Coby White to defeat the Bulls 124-115 on Thursday

San Antonio Spurs Retire Tony Parker's No. 9…

San Antonio Spurs Retire Tony Parker's No. 9 Jersey. The ceremony took place on Monday night after the Spurs game against the Memphis Grizzlies. San Antonio selected Parker with the 28th overall pick in the 2001 NBA draft. The French point guard played for the Spurs for 17 seasons. He won four NBA titles with the Spurs, including the 2007 NBA Finals MVP. "Thanks for all those years. It was a crazy ride." - Tony Parker, via statement. "If somebody has exhibited a long career of excellence on the field, on the court and at the same time done it with class ... a jersey retirement will naturally follow." - Gregg Popovich, Spurs coach, via statement. "It doesn't happen very often. But when it does happen, that individual was very special. And that was certainly Tony." - Gregg Popovich, via statement. Fans in attendance were given black T-shirts that said, "Merci Tony."

AP Source: Carmelo Anthony to return to NBA with…

A person familiar with the details says Carmelo Anthony is returning to the NBA with the Portland Trail Blazers

Nunn, Adebayo lead Heat past Cavaliers 108-97

Rookie Kendrick Nunn scored 23 points, Bam Adebayo had 16 points and 15 rebounds, and the Miami Heat beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-97

10 Things Karl-Anthony Towns Can't Live Without

There are a few things Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns can't live without when he hits the road. From his Xbox One to his Louis Vuitton cologne, the NBA star breaks down all of his travel essentials.

Lakers beat Warriors 120-94, improve to 9-2

LeBron James had 23 points and 12 assists in three quarters, Kyle Kuzma added 22 points while starting for Anthony Davis, and the Los Angeles Lakers rolled past the hobbled Golden State Warriors 120-94

Rivers: George ready to play vs. Pelicans

Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers says Paul George is set to make his season debut against the Pelicans on Thursday night

LeBron James' life gets comic book treatment

The NBA star's personal and professional life is detailed in a new glossy.

Harden scores 47 points, Rockets beat Clippers…

James Harden scored 47 points and the Houston Rockets outlasted the Clippers 102-93 in a wild game that saw Los Angeles coach Doc Rivers ejected in the fourth quarter

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Hawks’ Huerter out at least 2 weeks with shoulder injury

Hawks guard Kevin Huerter expected to miss at least 2 weeks with left rotator cuff strain

Clippers Fined $50,000 for 'Inconsistent…

Clippers Fined $50,000 for 'Inconsistent' Statements About Kawhi Leonard's Health. Leonard sat out Wednesday night's game with a knee injury against the Milwaukee Bucks. but he returned on Thursday in the Clippers win against the Portland Trailblazers. Clippers coach Doc Rivers' comments before Wednesday's game resulted in the fine. He feels great. But he feels great because of what we've been doing, and we're just going to continue to do it. There's no concern here. , Doc Rivers, via statement. I think Kawhi made a statement that he's never felt better. It's our job to make sure he stays that way. , Doc Rivers, via statement. Leonard sided with his coach regarding the NBA's decision about the fine. I'm disappointed. He's my coach and I'm on his side. I'm not a doctor, but we're going to do what's best for me to be healthy so I can play basketball games. , Kawhi Leonard, via statement. Leonard scored 27 points and had 13 rebounds in the Clippers 107-101 win on Thursday

Porzingis returns as Knicks show signs of chaos…

Kristaps Porzingis is returning to Madison Square Garden for his first game as a visitor

Nets’ LeVert has surgery to repair right thumb ligaments

Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert has surgery to repair ligaments in his right thumb

Leonard leads Clippers past Raptors in 1st game…

Lou Williams scored 21 points, Kawhi Leonard just missed a triple-double in his first game against his former team and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the defending NBA champion Toronto Raptors 98-88

Siakam, VanVleet lead Raptors past Trail Blazers 114-106

Pascal Siakam scored 36 points, Fred VanVleet had 30 and Toronto Raptors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 114-106

Analysis: Waiters' future in Miami is very unclear

Analysis: Dion Waiters' future in Miami is very unclear after second suspension of the season

Wiggins leads Wolves with 30 points in 129-114 win vs. Spurs

Wiggins leads Wolves again with 30 points in 129-114 win over sputtering Spurs

Spurs retire Parkers' jersey in emotional ceremony

The San Antonio Spurs retired Tony Parker's jersey in a stirring ceremony

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Celtics beat Wizards 140-133 despite 44 points from Beal

Kemba Walker scored 25 points and the Celtics overcame 44 points from Bradley Beal to beat the Washington Wizards 140-133, Boston’s ninth straight victory

Curry hopes to return from broken hand 'in early…

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry says he "definitely" plans to return this season from his broken left hand and is hoping to be back on the court at "some point in early spring."

Sibande carries Miami (Ohio) over Purdue Fort Wayne 84-80

Nike Sibande posts 19 points as Miami (Ohio) edges past Purdue Fort Wayne, 84-80