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Pacers G Hill expected to return Tuesday against Wizards

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 4:20pm

Pacers guard George Hill is expected to return Tuesday night against Washington after missing three games with an upper respiratory infection.

Review board says cops had no right to arrest NBA player

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 4:50am

New York City's Civilian Complaint Review Board says police had no right to arrest Atlanta Hawks' player Thabo Sefolosha (TAH'-boh sehf-ah-LOH'-shuh) outside a trendy nightclub in April.

LeBron joins "Big O" on elite list, leads Cavs past Magic

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 3:40am

No player in NBA history stuffed a stat sheet quite like Oscar Robertson. The "Big O" was a triple-double machine.

No. 14 California beats Sam Houston State 89-63

Josh Dubow, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 24th - 12:00am

California made it through the warmup act unscathed. Now the Golden Bears get to see how good they really are when they get their first true tests of the season.

Wiggins scores 32 as Wolves drop Sixers to 0-15

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 11:30pm

Through another seemingly interminable losing streak, the Philadelphia 76ers have been done in by some of the NBA's biggest names.

Leonard has 24, Spurs defense shines in 98-84 win over Suns

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 10:41pm

Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs kept taking the ball away from the Phoenix Suns. Over and over. All night long.

Monroe helps Bucks beat Pistons 109-88

Joe Totoraitis, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 10:10pm

Greg Monroe put together a big night against his former team. His new teammates also had a lot of fun.

Walker's 39 points lift Hornets over Kings 127-122 in OT

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 9:21pm

Kemba Walker put the Charlotte Hornets in prime position for a big win when he made a driving one-handed scoop layup with 0.7 seconds left in regulation.

Wade, Bosh score 16 each, Heat roll past Knicks 95-78

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 9:10pm

No one had a big scoring night for Miami, which was not an issue. Having great defensive numbers is considerably more important to the Heat right now anyway.

Hawks' Budenholzer fined $25,000 for contact with official

Paul Newberry, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 7:51pm

Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer apologized Monday for bumping an official, an incident that drew a $25,000 fine from the NBA and led to a call from the referees' union that he be suspended.

LeBron James joins Oscar Robertson on elite NBA list

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 6:30pm

Make room, Big O.

LA Clippers dance squad to get reality series

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 23rd - 1:40pm

The Los Angeles Clippers' dance squad is getting its own reality series.

Lillard, McCollum lead Blazers past Lakers, 107-93

Greg Beacham, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 22nd - 11:00pm

Damian Lillard saw potential in the Los Angeles Lakers' talented young guards. The Portland star guard also demonstrated just how far D'Angelo Russell and Jordan Clarkson have got to go to catch up with the Trail Blazers' brilliant young backcourt.

Thompson leads Warriors to 15-0 start, over Nuggets 118-105

Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 22nd - 10:50pm

Who's counting? The Golden State Warriors certainly are. The wins are piling up, and they're moving closer to NBA history.

Clutch Davis leads Pelicans past Suns, 122-116

Brett Martel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 22nd - 8:40pm

Pelicans first-year coach Alvin Gentry is starting to see evidence that his team can overcome its dismal start to the season.

Nets hold off Celtics 111-101 for home-and-home split

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 22nd - 7:30pm

The Brooklyn Nets were embarrassed and angry, and two nights later were 35 points better.

DeRozan, Raptors beat Clippers 91-80

Joe Resnick, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 22nd - 5:50pm

The Toronto Raptors shut down Blake Griffin and Chris Paul, and then had enough to hold off the Los Angeles Clippers at the very end.

Timberwolves moving Kevin Martin into starting lineup

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 22nd - 3:30pm

Minnesota Timberwolves coach Sam Mitchell is inserting Kevin Martin into the starting lineup in hopes of jumpstarting a struggling offense.

Celtics' Smart out a couple of weeks with left leg injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 22nd - 3:10pm

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart could miss at least a couple of weeks with a lower left leg injury.