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Klay Thompson scores 60 for Warriors in rout of Pacers

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 11:00pm

Klay Thompson had an NBA season-high and career-best 60 points for the highest-scoring performance by a Golden State player in more than 42 years, and the Warriors whipped the Indiana Pacers 142-106 on Monday night.

Walker leads balanced effort as Hornets beat Mavs 109-101

Dave Jackson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 10:41pm

Yet another Dallas injury opened the door for a Charlotte Hornets rally.

Gasol, Grizzlies outlast Pelicans, 110-108 in double OT

Brett Martel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 10:33pm

Marc Gasol had 28 points, including a game-tying 3-pointer with seven seconds left in regulation, to go with 11 rebounds and 11 assists, and the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted the New Orleans Pelicans 110-108 in double overtime on Monday night.

Harden's 37 helps Rockets over Celtics 107-106

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 10:33pm

Houston's coaching staff emphasized to the players that Boston led the league in fourth-quarter scoring.

Spurs stay perfect on road, rally past Bucks 97-96

Genaro C. Armas, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 10:02pm

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich can't figure out why his team plays so much better on the road than at home.

Chicago Bulls suspend guard Rajon Rondo 1 game

Jay Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 9:50pm

The Chicago Bulls suspended Rajon Rondo for Monday's game against the Portland Trail Blazers for conduct detrimental to the team, adding another disciplinary measure to the point guard's lengthy resume.

Balanced Blazers beat Bulls 112-110 for 3rd straight win

Jay Cohen, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 9:42pm

Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers learned from last month's blowout loss to Chicago.

Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Hawks, 102-99

Paul Newberry, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 9:22pm

At first, Russell Westbrook couldn't get the shots to fall. No problem. He crashed the boards and kept looking for his teammates.

Wall has 25 points to lead Wizards to 118-113 win over Nets

Jeffrey Bernstein, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 9:22pm

The Nets hit a wall in the third quarter and were finished off by John Wall in the fourth.

Gallinari, Barton lead Nuggets past 76ers, 106-98

Aaron Bracy, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 9:02pm

A dejected Will Barton walked toward the bench, but the Denver Nuggets guard got a reprieve because it wasn't a substitution opportunity for his team. With a second chance, Barton responded in a huge way.

Cavs' JR Smith leaves game in Toronto with left knee injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 8:10pm

Cleveland guard J.R. Smith left the Cavaliers' against the Toronto Raptors on Monday night with a left knee injury.

Klinewski scores career-high 30, Lafayette snaps 3-game skid

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 7:50pm

Matt Klinewski scored a career-high 30 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and Lafayette beat St. Francis (Brooklyn) 74-72 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak.

Westbrook streak of triple-doubles now at 6 straight games

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 7:30pm

Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook has extended his streak of triple-doubles to six straight games in Atlanta.

LeBron, Cavs teammates not staying at Trump New York hotel

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 7:10pm

The Cavaliers have made other arrangements for players who do not want to stay at a New York hotel branded by President-elect Donald Trump.

Magic Johnson returns to ESPN for Saturday NBA pregame show

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 6:10pm

Magic Johnson watches NBA games every day, amazed by the way Russell Westbrook is compiling triple-doubles even faster than he could.

Pelicans without Holiday, Moore vs Grizzlies

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 6:10pm

New Orleans Pelicans guards Jrue Holiday and E'Twaun Moore both are sitting out Monday night against Memphis because of toe injuries.

Aminu active for Trail Blazers

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 5:40pm

Portland Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu is active for their game against the Chicago Bulls after being sidelined by a left calf injury.

Slumping Hawks bench Kyle Korver; Thabo Sefolosha to start

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 4:50pm

The slumping Atlanta Hawks have benched guard Kyle Korver.

Police seek to question NBA player after nightclub fight

Tom Hays, Associated Press  |  Posted  Dec 5th - 4:40pm

Detectives want to question NBA player Matt Barnes after he was accused of being involved in a fight at a nightclub.