Mar 15, 2011 23:43 EDT
The Chicago Bulls notched their seventh straight NBA victory to take the outright lead in the Eastern Conference ahead of the Boston Celtics.
Mar 15, 2011 01:08 EDT
MIAMI (Reuters) - The Miami Heat banished memories of their worst loss of the season by returning the favor to the San Antonio Spurs in a 110-80 thrashing of the NBA leaders on Monday.
Mar 15, 2011 01:03 EDT
The Miami Heat dealt San Antonio their biggest NBA regular season defeat since 2005, pounding the Spurs 110-80 to avenge a blow-out loss to the Texas team earlier this month.
Mar 14, 2011 23:01 EDT
The New Jersey Nets stretched their NBA winning streak to five games with an 88-79 victory over Boston that dropped the Celtics into a tie for best record in the Eastern Conference.
Mar 13, 2011 03:56 EDT
DALLAS (Reuters) - Kobe Bryant shook off an ankle sprain and the Los Angeles Lakers relied on their big men to beat the Dallas Mavericks 96-91 in a showdown of two of the Western Conference's top teams Saturday.
Mar 12, 2011 18:31 EST
The Miami Heat displayed the dominance expected of their star-studded lineup on Saturday with a 118-85 NBA trouncing of the Memphis Grizzlies.
Mar 12, 2011 12:00 EST
The Philadelphia 76ers held off the NBA's Eastern Conference leaders Boston 89-86 on Friday in a contest billed as a possible first-round playoff preview.
Mar 12, 2011 00:35 EST
Russell Westbrook scored his 4,000th career point as he helped Oklahoma City notch a 104-94 NBA victory over Detroit.
Mar 11, 2011 22:57 EST
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Spencer Hawes and Elton Brand each scored 14 points to steer the Philadelphia 76ers to a 89-86 win over the Boston Celtics on Friday.
Mar 10, 2011 02:10 EST
Mo Williams scored 28 points to help the Los Angeles Clippers turn back a late rally by the Boston Celtics and beat the NBA Eastern Conference leaders 108-103.
Mar 07, 2011 11:10 EST
MIAMI (Reuters) - The star-studded Miami Heat know it is a crying shame they have struggled to win the close games and tears of frustration were shed in the locker room Sunday after their 87-86 loss to the Chicago Bulls.
Mar 07, 2011 10:17 EST
The short-handed Boston Celtics held off Milwaukee 89-83 on Sunday to notch their fifth straight NBA victory.
Mar 04, 2011 14:49 EST
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Newly acquired Oklahoma City Thunder guard Nate Robinson was expected to miss four to six weeks after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his right knee, the team said on Friday.
Mar 04, 2011 14:21 EST
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Nate Robinson will be sidelined up to six weeks after ararthroscopic surgery on his right knee, the NBA team said Friday.
Mar 04, 2011 02:05 EST
The Orlando Magic stormed back from a 24-point deficit in the third quarter en route to a 99-96 shock victory over the Miami Heat at the American Airlines Arena.
Mar 03, 2011 01:54 EST
Kevin Garnett and the Boston Celtics weren't about to let the Phoenix Suns get the better of them again.
Mar 03, 2011 01:47 EST
BOSTON (Reuters) - Boston forward Kevin Garnett scored a game-high 28 points in his rematch with Phoenix's Channing Frye as the Celtics eased to a 115-103 victory over the Suns on Wednesday
Mar 01, 2011 17:37 EST
MIAMI (Reuters) - The Miami Heat have waived veteran point guard Carlos Arroyo, who started in 42 of the team's 60 games this season, the NBA club said on Tuesday.
Mar 01, 2011 12:27 EST
Kendrick Perkins, a veteran NBA center obtained in a trade with Boston last week, has signed a multi-year contract extension with the Oklahoma City Thunder, the club announced Tuesday.
Mar 01, 2011 12:18 EST
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Newly acquired center Kendrick Perkins has signed a multi-year contract extension with the Oklahoma City Thunder, the NBA team said on Tuesday.