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Bobcats blow out Warriors 91-75 in Walker's return

02/05/2014 12:03am
The Charlotte Bobcats closed out a critical road trip with a 3-1 record by turning in the best _ or perhaps the most fortunate, depending on the perspective _ defensive performance any team has had against the Golden State Warriors in nearly a decade.

"Summer Dreams" to become part of March Madness

02/05/2014 10:15am
Michael Carter-Williams spent most of his basketball life trying to say all the right things in public.

Magic Johnson buys Sparks, keeps WNBA team in LA

02/05/2014 3:39pm
Magic Johnson was back at the Staples Center, dishing an assist to the WNBA's Los Angeles Sparks.

Jeff Green leads Celtics past 76ers, 114-108

02/05/2014 7:44pm
Jeff Green scored 17 of his 36 points in the third quarter in the Boston Celtics' 114-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.

Spurs win 16th in row vs Wizards, 125-118 in 2OT

02/05/2014 8:25pm
Tim Duncan scored a season-high 31 points Wednesday night before fouling out in the second overtime, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Washington Wizards for an NBA-high 16th time in a row, holding on for a 125-118 victory.

Durant leads Thunder past Love-less 'Wolves 106-97

02/05/2014 8:32pm
Kevin Durant had 26 points, nine rebounds and seven assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder won for the 12th time in their last 13 games with a 106-97 victory over a Minnesota Timberwolves team without Kevin Love and two other starters.

Oladipo spurs Magic to 112-98 win over Pistons

02/05/2014 8:38pm
Rookie Victor Oladipo came off the bench to score 20 points and Glen Davis had 18, leading the Orlando Magic to a 112-98 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday night.

Nowitzki has 26 to lead Mavs past Grizzlies 110-96

02/05/2014 8:56pm
Dirk Nowitzki scored 26 points, Brandan Wright added 17 and the Dallas Mavericks used a second-half surge to grab a 110-96 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night.

Davis leads Pelicans over Hawks, 105-100

02/05/2014 9:00pm
Anthony Davis had 27 points and 10 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Atlanta Hawks 105-100 on Wednesday night.

Depleted Lakers beat Cavaliers 119-108

02/05/2014 9:16pm
The Los Angeles Lakers left Robert Sacre on the court after he fouled out in the fourth quarter. Coach Mike D'Antoni felt it was the best move for his depleted team.

Rockets down Suns 122-108 for 4th straight win

02/05/2014 9:37pm
The Houston Rockets have won four games in a row.

Chandler leads Nuggets past Bucks, 110-100

02/05/2014 9:46pm
Wilson Chandler scored seven of his 24 points in the final 1:52 and the Denver Nuggets held on to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 110-100 on Wednesday night.

Pelicans arena to be renamed Smoothie King Center

02/05/2014 10:22pm
The New Orleans Pelicans and Louisiana-based Smoothie King have reached a 10-year agreement to rename the New Orleans Arena as the Smoothie King Center.

Cousins, Gay lead Kings by Raptors 109-101

02/05/2014 11:10pm
DeMarcus Cousins had 25 points and 10 rebounds, Rudy Gay added 24 points and 10 rebounds, and the Sacramento Kings held off the Toronto Raptors in the fourth quarter for a 109-101 victory Wednesday night.