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NBA roundup: Blazers fall in New Orleans as Carmelo Anthony has 10 in debut

Jrue Holiday had 22 points and 10 assists, Brandon Ingram added 21 points, and the New Orleans Pelicans spoiled Carmelo Anthony’s Portland debut with a 115-104 victory over the Trail …

UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 18, 2019

Couch Slouch: NBA has gone wacko with ‘load management’

Couch Slouch: Let’s talk load management!

NBA roundup: James Harden scores 49 points in Houston win

James Harden scored 49 points on a whopping 41 shots from the field and the undermanned Houston Rockets won their seventh straight gamer, 125-105 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday …

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019

NBA roundup: James Harden scores 44 points as Rockets beat Pacers

James Harden scored 44 points and the Houston Rockets used a big fourth quarter run to beat the Indiana Pacers 111-102 on Friday night.

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019

Former Gonzaga guard Zach Norvell Jr. rejoins Los Angeles Lakers roster

Former Gonzaga Bulldog guard Zach Norvell Jr. is back on the Los Angeles Lakers’ roster after playing briefly in two games earlier this season.

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 14, 2019

AP Source: Carmelo Anthony to return to NBA with Blazers

A person familiar with the details says Carmelo Anthony is returning to the NBA with the Portland Trail Blazers.

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019

Celtics F Gordon Hayward: Latest injury ‘frustrating’

Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward said he considers it “relatively good news” that his latest injury is only expected to keep him out for six weeks, even though it struck …

Nets sign veteran guard Iman Shumpert

The Brooklyn Nets have signed Iman Shumpert, adding the veteran guard to their roster with Wilson Chandler on the NBA’s suspended list.

Kristaps Porzingis returns as Knicks show signs of chaos he escaped

When Kristaps Porzingis crashed to the Madison Square Garden floor in pain on Feb. 6, 2018, it was soon clear that would be his final play of the season. Much …

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 13, 2019

Q&A: Former Gonzaga, rookie Washington Wizards forward Rui Hachimura on growing up in Japan – and dunking on LeBron James

Rui Hachimura, 21, is a forward for the Washington Wizards. He became the first Japanese player selected in the first round of the NBA draft when the team chose him …

Houston’s Eric Gordon expected to miss 6 weeks after knee surgery

Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon had arthroscopic surgery on his right knee and is expected to miss about six weeks.

NBA roundup: Raptors rally to end Lakers’ winning streak

Pascal Siakam had 24 points and 11 rebounds, Fred VanVleet finished with 23 points and 10 assists and the Toronto Raptors snapped the Los Angeles Lakers’ seven-game winning streak with …

Heat suspend guard Dion Waiters for 10 games

Miami suspends Dion Waiters for 10 games, his second team-ordered banishment of the season

Celtics’ Gordon Hayward breaks hand, out at least a month

Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward will miss at least a month with a broken left hand after colliding with San Antonio’s LaMarcus Aldridge on Saturday night.

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 8, 2019

NBA roundup: Despite Rui Hachimura’s 21 points, Wizards fall to Cavaliers

Tristan Thompson had 21 points and 12 rebounds, Kevin Love added 16 points and 12 boards, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Washington Wizards 113-100 to end a three-game skid.

Pelicans’ Zion Williamson projects return before mid-season

Zion Williamson says he expects his absence from New Orleans Pelicans because of his knee injury to be less than half of the regular season but is offering no specific …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019

NBA fines Clippers $50,000 for statements about Kawhi Leonard

The NBA fined the Los Angeles Clippers $50,000 on Thursday for statements made by coach Doc Rivers and others that were “inconsistent” about Kawhi Leonard’s heath status.

76ers guard Ben Simmons out 1 game with shoulder injury

Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons will miss Friday’s game at Denver because of sprained AC joint in his right shoulder.

Blake Griffin cleared for basketball-related activities

Blake Griffin has been cleared by the Detroit Pistons’ medical staff for basketball-related activities, and the team says his progress will be monitored daily.

Tacko two-way: Fall is a headliner as G League season opens

The NBA has the one-name stars: LeBron, Kawhi, Giannis. When talking about them, adding the surnames James, Leonard and Antetokounmpo to the sentence is rarely necessary. The G League now …

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 6, 2019

NBA roundup: James Harden has 36 points and 13 assists, Rockets rout Warriors

James Harden had 36 points and 13 assists and the Houston Rockets routed Golden State 129-112 on Wednesday night, sending the short-handed Warriors to their sixth loss in eight games …

NBA: Kawhi Leonard not healthy so Clippers allowed to rest him

Kawhi Leonard isn’t healthy three weeks into the season, according to the NBA, which says that as a result the Los Angeles Clippers can rest their new superstar.

Warriors center Kevon Looney out at least another 2 weeks

Golden State Warriors center Kevon Looney has been examined by specialists and went through a variety of tests for a nerve condition that has kept him out the last six …

NBA roundup: Gordon Hayward ties career high, Boston tops Cleveland

Gordon Hayward tied a career high with 39 points, making all 16 of his 2-point attempts, and the Boston Celtics won their fifth straight game by holding off the Cleveland …

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019

Former Gonzaga forward Zach Collins sidelined at least four months following shoulder surgery

Former Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Zach Collins will miss at least four months after having shoulder surgery Tuesday, the Portland Trail Blazers announced.

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019

Hawks’ John Collins suspended 25 games without pay for PEDs

Atlanta Hawks forward John Collins has been suspended for 25 games without pay for a violation of the NBA’s Anti-Drug Program after testing positive for a growth hormone.

NBA roundup: Anthony Davis, LeBron James lead Lakers past Spurs

Anthony Davis had 25 points and 11 rebounds, LeBron James added 21 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the San Antonio Spurs 103-96 …