Basketball

Irving's 33 lifts Celtics past Nuggets 124-118

Irving scores 33, keying big offensive night for Celtics in 124-118 win over Nuggets

Frank Vogel reacts to the loss against the…

Orlando Magic coach Frank Vogel reacts to the loss against the Los Angeles Clippers.

Thunder help George prevail in first trip back to…

Steven Adams had 23 points and 13 rebounds Wednesday night and Russell Westbrook finished with his ninth triple-double this season to help Oklahoma City hold on for a 100-95 victory at Indiana

George, Anthony visit old homes that look fine…

Paul George, Carmelo Anthony going back to old homes doing just fine without them

Lou Williams, Jordan lead Clippers over Magic, 106-95

Lou Williams scored 31 points and DeAndre Jordan had 16 points and 20 rebounds Wednesday night to help the Los Angeles Clippers open a four-game road trip with a 106-95 win over the Orlando Magic

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Darren Collison after Pacers' loss to Thunder…

Darren Collison says the Pacers let the Thunder pick up too many offensive rebounds: "The margin of error is so small in this league, and it comes down to something like that."

Bulls beat Jazz 103-100 for 4th straight victory

Mirotic scores 29 as Chicago Bulls beat Utah Jazz 103-100 for 4th straight victory

Victor Oladipo after Pacers' loss: 'We've just…

Victor Oladipo was impressed with Paul George defended him on Wednesday night: "First time I've had a defender like that guard me since I've been on this team."

Bradley Beal, John Wall lead Wizards past Grizzlies, 93-87

Bradley Beal scored 18 points and John Wall had 13 in his return from a sore knee to help the Washington Wizards hold off the Memphis Grizzlies 93-87

Indianapolis to host 2021 NBA All-Star Game

Nate McMillan: 'Everything was stagnant' in…

Nate McMillan says the Pacers weren't quite as cohesive as usual tonight: "You get on this type of stage and all of a sudden you start playing for you and not playing together."

Lillard leads Portland comeback past Miami, 102-95

Damian Lillard scored seven of his 18 points in the final 3:16, and the Portland Trail Blazers overcame a 16-point second-half deficit to break their five-game losing streak, beating the Miami Heat 102-95

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Magic team up with Boys & Girls Club for a…

The Orlando Magic teamed up with the Boys & Girls Club to give a holiday shopping spree to kids.

Cousins, Davis lead Pelicans past Bucks, 115-108

DeMarcus Cousins had 26 points and 13 rebounds and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Milwaukee Bucks 115-108

Rick Fuson on Indianapolis getting the 2021 NBA…

Pacers Sports & Entertainment president Rick Fuson on the big week for Indianapolis sports, which has included the city getting an NBA 2K League team and the 2021 NBA All-Star Game: "We are a happening place."

Porzingis, Beasley help Knicks edge Lakers…

Kristaps Porzingis had 37 points and 11 rebounds, Michael Beasley made the biggest plays in overtime, and the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 113-109

Jason Whitlock explains why Paul George isn't as…

Chris Broussard and Kristine Leahy join Jason Whitlock and Jim Jackson to discuss the lack of productivity from Paul George and why he may not be as good as we thought.

Embiid scores 28 in return as 76ers top Timberwolves in OT

Joel Embiid scored 28 points in his return to the lineup and the Philadelphia 76ers topped the Minnesota Timberwolves 118-112 in overtime

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Pacers' Fuson: BLF is boffo for the NBA All-Star…

Pacers president and COO Rick Fuson on having the 2021 All-Star Game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse: "It's seasoned now. ... It's the best basketball gym in the country."

Randolph, Hill lead Kings to 99-92 win over slumping Suns

Zach Randolph scored 11 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter to spark a big run, and the Sacramento Kings rallied past the slumping Phoenix Suns for a 99-92 victory