One of the biggest issues on the agenda when the NBA's owners arrived in New York for the board of governors meetings was thwarting the tanking strategy employed most brazenly by the Philadelphia 76ers. ''I think, in essence, the owners were…JON KRAWCZYNSKI (AP Basketball Writer)
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Festus Ezeli got the best birthday present he could imagine: playing in an NBA game.ANTONIO GONZALEZ (AP Basketball Writer)
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Isaiah Thomas scored 26 points including the buzzer-beater at the end of regulation and Gerald Green made 10 of his 21 points in overtime as the Suns topped the Lakers 114-108 in Tuesday's preseason game.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- LaMarcus Aldridge scored 20 points and had 11 rebounds in Portland's 93-75 win over Denver in an exhibition game Tuesday.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Utah's Enes Kanter did it all against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night.CLIFF BRUNT (AP Sports Writer)