LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Talen Horton-Tucker drained a clutch three-pointer in the closing seconds of overtime as the Los Angeles Lakers snatched a thrilling 101-99 victory over the New York Knicks on Tuesday.
Short-handed Jazz outshine Nuggets, Blazers get leg up on slumping Lakers
LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Bojan Bogdanovic torched Denver for a career-high 48 points as the Utah Jazz remained in top spot in the Western Conference with a 127-120 victory over the Nuggets on Friday night.
Steph Curry, Julius Randle at their zenith
The month of April was nothing short of astounding for Steph Curry and Julius Randle from the Golden State Warriors and the New York Knicks, respectively and based on how they started the month of May, there will apparently be no let-up anytime soon for any of their National Basketball...
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Steph Curry erupted for 41 points as the Golden State Warriors stayed on course for the postseason with a 123-108 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night.More
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored a season-high 49 points in his return from an injury as the Milwaukee Bucks overcame Kevin Durant's 42-point performance to beat the Brooklyn Nets 117-114 on Sunday.More
Monday, May 3, 2021
Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Luka Doncic posted a triple double with 31 points, 20 assists and 12 rebounds as the Dallas Mavericks won their sixth game in the last seven by edging the Washington Wizards 125-124 on...More
Sunday, May 2, 2021
LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Los Angeles superstar LeBron James scored 16 points on his return from the longest absence of his National Basketball Association (NBA) career on Friday night, but the Sacramento Kings rallied to beat the Lakers 110-106 at Staples...More
Thursday, April 29, 2021
LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving combined for 26 points as the Brooklyn Nets became the first Eastern Conference team to punch their play-off ticket on Tuesday with a 116-103 victory over the Toronto Raptors.More
Monday, April 26, 2021
Even as they battle to restart the game here on the island, the Jamaica Basketball Association (JaBA) President Paulton Gordon said getting a team to play in the recent FIBA World Cup Central America and the Caribbean Pre-Qualifiers 2023 held at the Adolfo Pineda...More
Monday, April 26, 2021
Basketball, which has been classified as a 'high-risk sport' along with football and netball, is hoping for a restart after the game came to a grinding halt more than a year ago out of concerns for the novel coronavirus pandemic.More
Sunday, April 25, 2021
LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Joe Harris scored a team-high 20 points as the short-handed Brooklyn Nets withstood Jayson Tatum's 38-point performance with a 109-104 victory on Friday in New York.More
Friday, April 23, 2021
The Denver Nuggets lost Jamal Murray to a season-ending torn ACL on April 12 and, while they should easily get to the postseason, a repeat of the impressive play-off run they had last year is not expected. Possibly the only silver lining in this situation is the fact that more scoring...More