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76ers score 83 in 1st half, roll past Timberwolves by 42

Dan Gelston, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 15th - 7:32pm

Joel Embiid had 31 points and 13 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers scored 83 points in the first half in a 149-107 thrashing of the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night in Jimmy Butler's first game against his former team.

Milwaukee Bucks sign F Bonzie Colson to 2-way contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 15th - 3:57pm

The Milwaukee Bucks signed forward Bonzie Colson to a two-way contract Tuesday.

Man pleads guilty in Chicago killing of Dwyane Wade's cousin

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 15th - 1:04pm

One of two brothers charged in the Chicago fatal shooting of Miami Heat star Dwayne Wade's cousin has pleaded guilty to murder.

Grizzlies sign forward Julian Wallace to two-way contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 15th - 12:42pm

The Memphis Grizzlies have signed forward Julian Wallace to a two-way contract and have waived forward/center Jarnell Stokes.

Georgia's Taylor keeps coaching, running through pregnancy

Charles Odum, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 15th - 10:14am

Joni Taylor gets intense on the sideline coaching the Georgia Lady Bulldogs.

Kings' Shumpert stopped by security at Blazers locker room

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 15th - 1:11am

Kings guard Iman Shumpert was stopped from going into Portland's locker room by arena and Trail Blazers security after Sacramento's 115-107 victory Monday night.

Davis scores 46, Pelicans beat Clippers 121-117

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 11:23pm

Anthony Davis missed his first five shots and scored just four points in the first quarter, announcing to his teammates on the bench that he stunk.

Kings beat Trail Blazers 115-107 despite 35 from Lillard

Michael Wagaman, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 10:53pm

It hasn't taken long for Marvin Bagley III to regain his rhythm in Sacramento's offense after missing 11 games with an injured left knee.

Harden's 57 points lead Rockets over Grizzlies, 112-94

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 8:49pm

After scoring a season-high 57 points in Houston's win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night, James Harden was asked how he was able to put Sunday's loss to Orlando, when he went 1 for 17 from 3-point range, behind him so quickly.

AP sources: Moore, Charles given franchise tags

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 8:10pm

Maya Moore and Tina Charles aren't going anywhere.

Russell scores 34, Nets send Celtics to 3rd straight loss

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 8:05pm

The Boston Celtics had been beating the Brooklyn Nets for years, first in trades and then in games.

No. 1 Duke loses PG Jones indefinitely with shoulder injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 5:37pm

Duke point guard Tre Jones is out indefinitely with a right shoulder injury suffered in the top-ranked Blue Devils' 95-91 overtime loss to Syracuse on Monday night.

Timberwolves face Butler, 76ers for 1st time since breakup

Dave Campbell, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 4:24pm

About two months after Jimmy Butler initiated their breakup, the Minnesota Timberwolves are going to pay him a visit.

NBA clears Cavaliers of wrongdoing in Patrick McCaw signing

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 2:11pm

The NBA has cleared the Cleveland Cavaliers of any wrongdoing in their brief alliance with forward Patrick McCaw.

Jokic, Nuggets remain on top in West halfway through season

Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 1:59pm

Nikola Jokic is happiest when he's simply dribbling the ball up the floor. Or so the Denver Nuggets big man has been told.

Irving to sit out game in Brooklyn because of thigh injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 10:49am

Kyrie Irving will sit out Boston's game against Brooklyn on Monday night because of a right quadriceps injury.

Tennessee loses three in a row for first time in 33 years

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 1:26am

Tennessee saw three of its incredible streaks end this week as the 13th-ranked Lady Vols have a three-game losing streak for the first time in 33 years.

Sweet, and unsweet, 16 for Harden on a wild night in Orlando

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 14th - 1:24am

James Harden had a game for the history books.

Cavs stun Lakers 101-95 to end 12-game losing streak

Dan Greenspan, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 13th - 10:08pm

Wins have been hard to come by for the Cleveland Cavaliers this season, so coach Larry Drew has been focused on the incremental signs of progress.