Butler leads T-wolves with 33 points in 131-123…

Booed Butler leads Timberwolves with 33 points in 131-123 win over Love, Cavaliers

Walker scores 39, Hornets survive Heat rally 113-112

Walker's free throw with a half-second left spoils Wade's final home opener, lifts Hornets past Heat 113-112

Kawhi Leonard scores 31 points, Raptors beat…

Kawhi Leonard had 31 points and 10 rebounds, Serge Ibaka added 21 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Boston Celtics 113-101 in an early matchup between Eastern Conference contenders

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LeVert's basket gives Nets 107-105 win over Knicks

Caris LeVert's driving layup with a second left gave him a career-high 28 points and the Brooklyn Nets their first victory of the season, 107-105 over the New York Knicks on Friday night

Blazers spoil James' debut with 128-119 win over…

LeBron James' debut for the Los Angeles Lakers opened with two thunderous dunks and closed with a loss

Youngsters Doncic, Smith lead Mavs past Wolves 140-136

Luka Doncic scored 26 points in the teenager's home debut, Dennis Smith Jr. converted a tiebreaking three-point play with six seconds left and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 140-136

Olynyk's putback off Wade's miss lifts Heat past…

Kelly Olynyk's putback of Dwyane Wade's missed jumper produced the go-ahead basket with 0.2 seconds left, lifting the Miami Heat to a ragged 113-112 comeback victory over the Washington Wizards

G League to offer $125,000 contracts to elite…

G League announces plan to offer 'select contracts' to elite prospects who want to bypass college

DeRozan leads Spurs past Wolves 112-108; Butler…

DeMar DeRozan had 28 points in his San Antonio debut, LaMarcus Aldridge added 21 points and 19 rebounds the Spurs defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 112-108 on Wednesday night

Redick caps big game with late 3, 76ers beat Magic 116-115

JJ Redick hit a 3-pointer with 17 seconds left to lift the Philadelphia 76ers over the Orlando Magic 116-115

Newcomer Leonard scores 24 as Raptors beat…

Newcomer Kawhi Leonard scores 24 points in Toronto debut, Kyle Lowry adds 27 as Raptors beat Cavaliers 116-104 to win season-opener

Knicks overwhelm Young, Hawks 126-107 in…

Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 31 points, sparking the Knicks during their franchise-record, 49-point second quarter, and New York beat the Atlanta Hawks 126-107 in their first game under coach David Fizdale

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Griffin, Smith lead Pistons over Bulls 118-116

Blake Griffin had 33 points and 12 rebounds, Ish Smith scored all 15 of his points in the second half, including the game-winning basket, and the Detroit Pistons beat the Bulls 118-116 in Chicago's home opener

Bogdanovic scores 19 points, Pacers rout…

Bojan Bogdanovic scored 19 points and Victor Oladipo added 16 to help the Indiana Pacers rout the Memphis Grizzlies 111-83

Curry, Durant lead Warriors past Thunder in…

Stephen Curry had 32 points, nine assists and eight rebounds, Kevin Durant added 27 points, eight rebounds and six assists, and the Golden State Warriors opened their quest for a three-peat by holding off the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-100

Oladipo scores 25 points to lead Pacers past Nets 132-112

Victor Oladipo had 25 points and seven rebounds to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 132-112 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Saturday

Celtics beat 76ers 105-87 as Hayward, Irving make…

Jayson Tatum had 23 points, Boston Celtics outlast the Philadelphia 76ers 105-87

Butler to join Wolves in opener at Spurs, despite…

Butler to play with Timberwolves in opener at Spurs despite desire to be elsewhere

Clippers beat Thunder 108-92 for 1st win of season

Danilo Gallinari and Tobias Harris scored 26 points each and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-92 for their first win of the season

As NBA season opens, is it Warriors-Celtics when…

Opening night last year delivered a good forecast of how the NBA season would turn out

Knicks waive Joakim Noah after just 2 seasons

New York Knicks waive Joakim Noah, ending his disappointing stint after just 2 seasons

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Jerebko, Durant lead Warriors past Jazz 124-123

Jonas Jerebko crashed the basket and tipped in a shot against his former team with 0.3 seconds remaining to lift the Golden State Warriors to a 124-123 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday night

Butler misses T-Wolves shootaround amid…

Jimmy Butler not with Timberwolves ahead of the preseason finale at Milwaukee

Spurs' White out 6-8 weeks as injuries plague…

Spurs point guard Derrick White will miss six-to-eight weeks after injuring his left heel in his first game as a starter since replacing sidelined Dejounte Murray