J.J. Redick scored 26 points, hitting his sixth 3-pointer of the game from the left corner with 1:09 left, and the New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Golden State Warriors 108-100
Nikola Vucevic had 30 points and 17 rebounds and Evan Fournier added 25 points and nine assists to help the Orlando Magic hold off the Washington Wizards 125-121
NBA Veteran Carmelo Anthony Joins Portland Trail Blazers. According to ESPN, the 10-time All Star will sign a non-guaranteed deal. The deal will become official if he is still with Portland after January 7. Last season, the 16-year vet played in just 10 games with the Houston Rockets. The 35-year-old averaged 13.4 points, but made only two starts. The Rockets then traded him to the Bulls, but he was waived before getting a chance to play with Chicago. For his career, Anthony has played in over 1,060 regular season games and has a scoring average of 24.0 PPG. In 72 playoff games, he has averaged 24.5 points per game. Should Anthony get back to form, it would be a welcoming sign for the Blazers. The struggling squad currently holds a 4-8 record in the Western Conference
James Harden scored 49 points on a whopping 41 shots from the field and the undermanned Houston Rockets won their seventh straight gamer, 125-105 over the Minnesota Timberwolves
Jamal Murray's season-high 39 points and a stout Denver defense contributed to a dominating win over Memphis as the Nuggets defeated the Grizzlies 131-114
Jayson Tatum dunked after a jump ball with 1:36 left to put Boston ahead, and the Celtics held off the undermanned Golden State Warriors 105-100 for their 10th straight win since losing the season opener
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
Bill Russell finally accepted his Basketball Hall of Fame ring after passing in 1975 because he felt he didn’t deserve to be the first black player inducted.
Buddy Hield scored a season-high 35 points, Richaun Holmes hit two free throws with 13.3 seconds remaining to give Sacramento the lead, and the Kings snapped the Boston Celtics’ 10-game winning streak with a 100-99 victory
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."
Marcus Morris made a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 13.2 seconds remaining to delight a Madison Square Garden crowd that booed Kristaps Porzingis all night, and the New York Knicks beat the Dallas Mavericks 106-103 on Thursday
Tobias Harris scored 27 points and the Philadelphia 76ers routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 114-85 on Sunday. The 76ers went ahead midway through the first quarter and led by 31 points in the third period. Joel Embiid had 14 points for Philadelphia.
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.
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
Paul George scored 37 points in his Clippers home debut, Lou Williams added 25 points, and Los Angeles led all the way in routing the Atlanta Hawks 150-101
CJ McCollum had 32 points and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied to beat the San Antonio Spurs 121-116 on Saturday night to spoil Tim Duncan’s first turn as head coach following Gregg Popovich’s ejection
Devonte’ Graham made his ninth 3-pointer of the game with 2.8 seconds remaining, finishing with 29 points to lead the Charlotte Hornets to a 103-102 victory over the New York Knicks