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  • Cavaliers’ Mike Miller returns from concussion

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Mike Miller is in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ starting lineup for the first time this season after missing seven games because of a concussion. Coach David Blatt announced the move before the Cavaliers’…

  • AP source: Rockets acquire Timberwolves’ Brewer

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Houston Rockets made a move to bolster their depth on the perimeter on Friday, landing veteran swing man Corey Brewer from the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Rockets sent shooting guard Troy Daniels,…

  • Toronto Raptors’ dinosaur logo soon to be extinct

    TORONTO (AP) — The Raptors’ basketball-dribbling dinosaur logo will soon be extinct. The NBA team has unveiled a sleek new logo that’s a silver basketball, ripped by dinosaur claw marks, inside a red circle. The…

  • Pelicans waive guard Gal Mekel

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Pelicans have waived point guard Gal Mekel, who was acquired earlier this month. The 6-foot-3, 191-pound Mekel was signed on Dec. 5 and appeared in four games for…

  • NBA Calendar

    Jan. 5 — 10-day contracts can be signed. Jan. 10 — Contracts guaranteed for rest of season. Feb. 13-15 — All-Star weekend, New York. Feb. 19 — Trade deadline (3 p.m. EST). April 15 —…

  • Former NBA center Milicic loses kickboxing debut

    NOVI SAD, Serbia (AP) — Former NBA center Darko Milicic, a 7-foot Serb who spent 10 years with various teams after being the second overall pick in the 2003 draft behind LeBron James, has lost…

  • Snyder learning that there’s never enough time

    MIAMI (AP) — The Associated Press will periodically look at the changing landscape of the NBA during the season from varied perspectives: A player’s viewpoint, from the bench, and from the business side. In this…

  • Warriors beat Thunder 114-109 after Durant injury

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr could only shake his head and grin while Kevin Durant put on the best performance of his young season in the first half. Kerr and…

  • NBA Team Statistics

    Includes games of Thursday, December 18, 2014 Team Offense G Pts Avg Dallas 27 2973 110.1 Golden State 25 2687 107.5 Toronto 26 2789 107.3 L.A. Clippers 25 2662 106.5 Phoenix 27 2823 104.6 Boston…

  • Warriors beat Thunder 114-109 after Durant injury

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry had 34 points and nine assists, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from an early 17-point deficit to beat Oklahoma City 114-109 on Thursday night after Thunder star Kevin…

  • Thunder-Warriors, Box

    OKLAHOMA CITY (109) Durant 10-13 5-7 30, Ibaka 5-8 0-0 12, Adams 3-4 0-1 6, Westbrook 11-30 8-12 33, Roberson 4-8 1-2 10, Perkins 1-2 0-0 2, Jones 2-7 0-0 4, Morrow 2-4 0-0 4,…

  • Thunder-Warriors, Box

    OKLAHOMA CITY (109) Durant 10-13 5-7 30, Ibaka 5-8 0-0 12, Adams 3-4 0-1 6, Westbrook 11-30 8-12 33, Roberson 4-8 1-2 10, Perkins 1-2 0-0 2, Jones 2-7 0-0 4, Morrow 2-4 0-0 4,…

  • Warriors beat Thunder 114-109 after Durant injury

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry had 34 points and nine assists, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from an early 17-point deficit to beat Oklahoma City 114-109 on Thursday night after Thunder star Kevin…

  • Bucks spoil Cousins’ return, beat Kings 108-107

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Brandon Knight scored 20 points and the Milwaukee Bucks spoiled DeMarcus Cousins’ return to the struggling Sacramento Kings with a 108-107 victory Thursday night. With their inside game lacking due to…

  • Durant leaves Thunder game with ankle injury

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant did not return for the second half against the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night after twisting his right ankle. The Thunder said Durant had…