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  • Howard questionable for Rockets game against Dallas

    HOUSTON (AP) — Dwight Howard could miss Houston’s game against Dallas on Wednesday night after tweaking his injured right ankle in practice. Howard missed Sunday’s game after spraining his ankle on Friday night. He started…

  • Wisconsin governor proposes plan to help fund Bucks arena

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Wisconsin will help build a new basketball arena for the Milwaukee Bucks with $220 million in bonds that would be funded by projected growth in income taxes from NBA players, Gov. Scott…

  • NBA Calendar

    Feb. 13-15 — All-Star weekend, New York. Feb. 19 — Trade deadline (3 p.m. EST). April 15 — Last day of regular season. April 18 — Playoffs begin.

  • Christina Aguilera to perform ahead of NBA All-Star Game

    NEW YORK (AP) — Ariana Grande isn’t the only big-voiced singer performing at the NBA All-Star Game: Christina Aguilera has been added to the lineup. NBA announced Tuesday that Aguilera will perform ahead of the…

  • Clippers ride Crawford’s shooting to 102-98 win over Nuggets

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Crawford never stews over statistics. As a prolific scorer, he knows he’s usually one shot away from triggering an offensive outburst. So it was easy for him to shrug off…

  • Clippers ride Crawford’s shooting to 102-98 win over Nuggets

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Crawford scored 21 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Denver Nuggets 102-98 Monday night for their fifth straight victory. Crawford…

  • NBA Team Statistics

    Includes games of Monday, January 26, 2015 Team Offense G Pts Avg Golden State 42 4668 111.1 Dallas 45 4853 107.8 Phoenix 46 4939 107.4 L.A. Clippers 45 4828 107.3 Toronto 44 4654 105.8 Atlanta…

  • Clippers ride Crawford’s shooting to 102-98 win over Nuggets

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Crawford scored 19 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Denver Nuggets 102-98 Monday night for their fifth straight victory. Crawford…

  • Nuggets-Clippers, Box

    DENVER (98) Chandler 7-18 1-2 18, Faried 6-9 2-3 14, Nurkic 3-6 0-2 6, Lawson 7-12 5-6 19, Afflalo 8-13 0-0 18, Gallinari 3-7 0-0 8, Arthur 3-7 2-2 8, Foye 1-3 0-0 3, Hickson…

  • Nuggets-Clippers, Box

    DENVER (98) Chandler 7-18 1-2 18, Faried 6-9 2-3 14, Nurkic 3-6 0-2 6, Lawson 7-12 5-6 19, Afflalo 8-13 0-0 18, Gallinari 3-7 0-0 8, Arthur 3-7 2-2 8, Foye 1-3 0-0 3, Hickson…

  • Prince helps Celtics edge Jazz 99-90

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — For one night at least, Tayshaun Prince brought back memories of his successful run with Detroit at the start of his career. Prince scored 19 points, and the Boston Celtics…

  • Westbrook, Ibaka help Thunder beat Timberwolves 92-84

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Without Kevin Durant, the Thunder seamlessly shifted to their alter ego. Russell Westbrook scored 18 points, Serge Ibaka added 13 points and a season-high 19 rebounds, and Oklahoma City gutted out…

  • Double-doubles by Randolph, Gasol lead Grizzlies over Magic

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies closed out their longest homestand of the season by dominating another struggling visitor from the Eastern Conference. Zach Randolph had 24 points and 10 rebounds, Marc Gasol added…

  • Davis’ dunks aplenty lead Pelicans past 76ers, 99-74

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis stood at the top of the key, pumping his fist and letting out a roar. His adrenaline-infused reaction was inspired not by one of his five thunderous dunks against…

  • Prince helps Celtics edge Jazz 99-90

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Tayshaun Prince scored 19 points, and the Boston Celtics held off the Utah Jazz for a 99-90 victory on Monday night. Tyler Zeller had 14 points and seven rebounds for…