The Memphis Grizzlies will test their new up-tempo style against the best defense the NBA had to offer last season when they attempt to open 2-0 at home at the expense of the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night. The Grizzlies dazzled the home crowd with 103 points, up 2 1/2 from last year's
For three quarters Wednesday night, the Denver Nuggets looked like a team ready to take the next step. From late in the third quarter to late in the fourth, the Jazz outscored Denver 33-7 to turn a 10-point deficit into a 16-point lead. The Nuggets lost by 10 but the bigger question is whether they
In what is technically their home opener, the Los Angeles Clippers will take on the Phoenix Suns to close out the opening week of the NBA season on Saturday, having already delivered a victory in their own building. A win at Staples Center on Thursday over the Los Angeles Lakers not only kicked off
The Philadelphia 76ers will face a difficult task as they seek their first win of the season Saturday night against the Toronto Raptors. The 76ers, who lost the series to the Raptors 3-1 last season, have dropped 15 of their past 16 games against Toronto, including nine in a row at Air Canada Centre
The Cleveland Cavaliers and Orlando Magic share a streak that one side enjoys and the other could really do without. The Magic, who lost 126-121 to the Brooklyn Nets on Friday, have not beaten Cleveland since Nov. 23, 2012. It is also the longest losing streak against any team for Orlando.
DALLAS (AP) -- George Hill scored 21 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the Dallas Mavericks 93-88 on Friday night for their first victory of the season. Buddy Hield and Zach Randolph each had 13 points, and rookie point guard De'Aaron Fox added nine points and 10 assists as the Kings bounced back