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Pelicans star Anthony Davis overwhelms Grizzlies in rout

Basketball / NBA Jan 8, 2019

Pelicans star Anthony Davis overwhelms Grizzlies in rout

Anthony Davis had little to say about his latest dunk-filled scoring outburst. He even shrugged off his seldom-seen "Shammgod" crossover dribble that stunned the Grizzlies, delighted the crowd and set up his thunderous driving dunk. The Pelicans' perennial All-Star was more eager to highlight an ...

DeMar DeRozan outshines Kawhi Leonard in Alamo return

Basketball / NBA Jan 4, 2019

DeMar DeRozan outshines Kawhi Leonard in Alamo return

The Spurs' suffocating defense, scoring runs and fans' unrelenting contempt for the opposing team's star player have often overwhelmed the opposition. Kawhi Leonard has seen it many times in San Antonio, but the Toronto star never experienced it from the opposing bench until Thursday night. ...

Former Trail Blazers owner Larry Weinberg dies at 92

Basketball / NBA Jan 4, 2019

Former Trail Blazers owner Larry Weinberg dies at 92

Larry Weinberg, one of the founders and original owners of the Portland Trail Blazers, has died. He was 92. His death was announced Wednesday by the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee. Weinberg was one of three partners who got the franchise started as an NBA expansion ...

NBA to hold first games in India in 2019

Basketball / NBA Dec 21, 2018

NBA to hold first games in India in 2019

The first NBA games to be played in India will be staged next October in Mumbai with preseason contests between the Indiana Pacers and Sacramento Kings, the league announced Thursday. The 2019 matchups, the first ever by any North American sports league in the nation ...

Spurs hammer 76ers, go 5-1 on homestand

Basketball / NBA Dec 18, 2018

Spurs hammer 76ers, go 5-1 on homestand

While the San Antonio Spurs search for their identity as a team, Rudy Gay is showing that he has returned to form. Gay had 21 points and LaMarcus Aldridge and DeMar DeRozan each added 20 as San Antonio defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 123-96 on Monday ...