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Lakers' D'Angelo Russell slips, mildly sprains knee ligament

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 9:11pm

Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell mildly sprained a ligament in his right knee in the opening minutes of Los Angeles' game against the Indiana Pacers on Friday night.

Gasol, Conley lead Grizzlies to easy win over Kings

Clay Bailey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 9:00pm

Marc Gasol had 28 points and nine rebounds, Mike Conley added 16 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, and the Memphis Grizzlies coasted to a 107-91 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Friday night.

Warriors get 6th straight win, 125-108 over Rockets

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:53pm

Kevin Durant scored 32 points and the Golden State Warriors used a big third quarter to build a huge lead and coast to their sixth straight victory, 125-108 over the Houston Rockets on Friday night.

Schroder, Millsap pace Hawks' 102-93 win over Bulls

George Henry, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:53pm

Dennis Schroder scored 23 points, Paul Millsap added 14 and the Atlanta Hawks held back a late scare to beat the Chicago Bulls 102-93 on Friday night.

Nets end 11-game skid by routing Pelicans 143-114

Guerry Smith, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:50pm

Brook Lopez and Bojan Bogdanovic scored 23 points apiece and the Brooklyn Nets ended an 11-game losing streak, routing the New Orleans Pelicans 143-114 on Friday night.

Walker scores 32, Hornets rout Raptors 113-78

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:30pm

Kemba Walker and his Charlotte Hornets teammates were getting a little tired of hearing about how they couldn't beat the top teams in the Eastern Conference.

Spurs' Gasol undergoes hand surgery, return undetermined

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:10pm

Spurs center Pau Gasol has undergone surgery to repair a fractured left ring finger.

Covington, Sixers rally for 93-92 win over Blazers

Dave Zeitlin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 8:02pm

Robert Covington scored 22 points and made two 3-pointers in the final 40 seconds to lead the streaking Philadelphia 76ers to a come-from-behind 93-92 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night.

Magic pull away for convincing win over Milwaukee

Terrance Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 7:53pm

Elfrid Payton scored 20 points, Jeff Green added 18 points and seven rebounds off the bench, and the Orlando Magic snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Milwaukee Bucks 112-96 on Friday night.

Towns leads Timberwolves past injury-depleted Clippers

Tim Liotta, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 20th - 12:40am

Karl-Anthony Towns knows he needs to have more nights like this one if he's going to reach his goal of greatness.

Spurs C Gasol breaks finger during warmups, out indefinitely

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 10:12pm

Spurs center Pau Gasol is out indefinitely after breaking his left ring finger during pregame warmups Thursday night.

Wall has 29 points, 13 assists as Wizards top Knicks 113-110

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 9:53pm

John Wall scored the pivotal points and made the saving steal, though the Knicks thought the Wizards had another defender who impacted their final possession even before Wall ended it.

Dragic scores 32, Heat top Mavericks 99-95

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 9:20pm

Just like in 2006 and 2011, the Miami Heat and Dallas Mavericks are essentially in the same place.

LeBron, Irving lead Cavs to 118-103 win over Suns

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 9:02pm

Before their first home game following a long trip that ended with a miserable thud at Golden State, Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue showed his team video clips to remind them who they are.

Curry, Durant, LeBron, Irving to start NBA All-Star Game

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 7:30pm

Stephen Curry won a tiebreaker to join Golden State teammate Kevin Durant in the lineup, while LeBron James and Kyrie Irving also gave Cleveland two starters in the NBA All-Star Game.

Porzingis back, Noah out again for Knicks vs Wizards

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 5:00pm

Kristaps Porzingis is back for the New York Knicks' game against Washington, while Joakim Noah remains out.

Kings F Rudy Gay out for season with ruptured Achilles

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 4:10pm

Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay will need season-ending surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon.

Cavs star forward Kevin Love sidelined with back spasms

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 4:04pm

Cavaliers star forward Kevin Love is still having back issues and will not play Thursday night against Phoenix.

George helps Pacers rally past Kings 106-100 win

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 12:52am

Tightly clutching the game ball in the locker room, Indiana Pacers coach Nate McMillan was all smiles for a variety of reasons.