Ball and I are 'one of the same' - LeBron

LeBron James insisted himself and Lonzo Ball are one of the same in many aspects in their game.

AP source: Wizards acquire Ariza from Suns for…

AP source: Wizards agree in principle to acquire Trevor Ariza from the Phoenix Suns for Kelly Oubre Jr. and Austin Rivers

Nuggets beat Raptors 95-86 in matchup of conference leaders

Nikola Jokic scored 26, Jamal Murray had 15 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter and the banged-up Denver Nuggets rallied past the equally banged-up Toronto Raptors 95-86 in a contest between conference leaders

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Westbrook, Murray tussle as Nuggets beat Thunder…

Nikola Jokic scored 24 points, Jamal Murray had 19 and the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 109-98 after Murray and Russell Westbrook had a heated exchange

Curry, Thompson help Warriors beat Kings 130-125

Klay Thompson made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 38.5 seconds left, Stephen Curry added four free throws down the stretch and the Golden State Warriors ended the game on a big run after a sluggish start to the fourth quarter, beating the Sacramento Kings 130-

Dream come true to play with 'idol' LeBron - Ball

Lonzo Ball admitted it's a dream come true to play alongside his idol LeBron James for the Los Angeles Lakers.

Lillard scores 24, Blazers hold off NBA-best…

Damian Lillard had 24 points and the Portland Trail Blazers stopped a two-game slide with a confidence-boosting 128-122 victory over the NBA-leading Toronto Raptors

Wade makes more New Orleans memories, Heat beat Pelicans

Josh Richardson scored 22 and the Miami Heat beat the Pelicans 102-96

Pacers spoil Embiid's 40-point night, beat Sixers…

Thaddeus Young had 26 points and 10 rebounds against his former team, and the Indiana Pacers overcame Joel Embiid's 40-point night to beat the Philadelphia 76ers 113-101 in a matchup of Eastern Conference contenders

Kyrie Irving scores 24 points, Celtics beat Hawks…

Kyrie Irving scored 24 points in three quarters and the Boston Celtics beat the Atlanta Hawks 129-108 on Friday night for their eighth straight victory

Meeting Michael Jordan for first time like…

James has admitted meeting Michael Jordan for the first time was like 'meeting God'.

Mavs' Nowitzki makes debut in 21st season vs Suns

Dirk Nowitzki at last began his record-breaking 21st season with the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night, coming off the bench in the first quarter against the Phoenix Suns.

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Hield, Fox help Kings end Mavs' home winning streak, 120-113

Buddy Hield and De'Aaron Fox each scored 28 points and the Sacramento Kings ended the Dallas Mavericks' 11-game home winning streak with a 120-113 victory

Harden's 50-point triple-double leads Rockets…

James Harden had a triple-double of 50 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists and scored 11 points during a big fourth-quarter run to lead the Houston Rockets to a 126-111 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night

Jordan tells AP: Monk interaction was a 'tap of…

Hornets owner Michael Jordan says smack on the back of second-year guard Malik Monk's head in closing seconds of win against the Pistons was 'tap of endearment'

Raptors rout Warriors 113-93 without Kawhi to…

Kyle Lowry had 23 points and 12 assists to lead a balanced Toronto offense while leading scorer Kawhi Leonard sat out, and the Raptors dominated Golden State from the start in routing the Warriors 113-93 to complete a season sweep

Turner, Oladipo lead Pacers over Knicks for 7th straight win

Myles Turner and Victor Oladipo combined for 50 points to lead the Pacers past the Knicks, giving Indiana its seventh straight win.

Leonard sits with bruised hip as Raptors rout…

Kawhi Leonard sat out Toronto's blowout win over the Golden State Warriors because of a bruised right hip

Davis' 44 points, 18 rebounds, helps Pelicans top…

Anthony Davis had 44 points and 18 rebounds, and the inconsistent New Orleans Pelicans narrowly held on to defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 118-114 on Wednesday night

It's Time for NBA Referees to Change How They…

The Los Angeles Lakers got so frustrated with how they were being called against the Houston Rockets that they played defense with their hands behind their back. Did this show how much the referees need to change how they call James Harden.

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Lamb's jumper helps Hornets beat Pistons 108-107…

Jeremy Lamb hit a 22-foot jumper from the right wing with 0.3 seconds left, and the Charlotte Hornets rallied from a late 10-point deficit for a wild 108-107 win over the Detroit Pistons

Wall's 40, 14 lead Wiz past Lakers 128-110; LBJ scores 13

Amid all of his team's losses and infighting and roster flux, John Wall showed just how well he's capable of playing, producing 40 points and 14 assists to lead the Washington Wizards past a sluggish LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers 128-110

Irving scores Boston's last 12 in 130-125 OT win…

Kyrie Irving scored Boston's last 12 points, including back-to-back 3-pointers in the final 40 seconds of overtime to outduel John Wall, and the Celtics extended their winning streak to seven games with a 130-125 victory over the Washington Wizards