Jamal Murray had 31 points and the Denver Nuggets had their highest offensive output of the season in a 146-11 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night
Kevin Lynch says 3-point shooting was key in the second half, as the Minnesota Timberwolves recovered after falling behind in the first to beat the Dallas Mavericks 111-87.
James Harden had 23 of his 48 points in the second quarter while the Houston Rockets scored 90 points in the first half en route to a 142-116 win over the Phoenix Suns
The Suns and Bucks are “finalizing” a trade that would send Eric Bledsoe to Milwaukee, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe report. Phoenix will receive Greg Monroe, a first-round pick and a second-round pick in return.
Devin Booker hit six 3-pointers while scoring 33 points, and the Phoenix Suns beat the Los Angeles Lakers for the first time in three tries this season, 122-113
Willie Cauley-Stein scored 13 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter and the Sacramento Kings bounced back from an embarrassing loss earlier in the week to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 86-82.
Jaylen Brown played a night after his childhood best friend died, overcoming his grief to help the Boston Celtics beat the Golden State Warriors 92-88 for their 14th straight victory
Joel Embiid scored a career-high 46 points _ the most by a Philadelphia player in 11 years _ and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead the 76ers past the Los Angeles Lakers 115-109
Can you believe we’re only three weeks into the NBA season and LeBron James is already posting cartoon images of anthropomorphic aardvarks in an apparent reference to his team’s poor play?
Justin Holiday had 27 points and the Chicago Bulls beat the skidding Charlotte Hornets 123-120, overcoming a 47-point outburst by Kemba Walker to snap their five-game losing streak
Jimmy Butler led a balanced set of Minnesota starters with 21 points and the Timberwolves ended a five-game losing streak in Dallas with a 111-87 victory over the Mavericks
Kyrie Irving returned to the lineup and scored 25 points while wearing a mask, and the Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-102 for their 13th straight victory
Reserve guard Lance Stephenson scored all 13 of his points in the fourth quarter, including a key 3-pointer with two minutes left, and the Indiana Pacers rallied from 22 down to defeat the Detroit Pistons 107-100
The Miami Heat allowed a 25-point lead to dwindle all the way down to one before holding on for a 91-88 victory behind Hassan Whiteside's 22 points and 16 rebounds