CHICAGO (AP) -- Kobe Bryant sat out his second straight game to rest his sore body, missing the Los Angeles Lakers' contest Thursday night against the Chicago Bulls.
MIAMI (AP) -- Dwyane Wade scored 24 of his 31 points in the first half, Luol Deng finished with 25 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, and the Miami Heat beat the Cleveland Cavaliers in LeBron James' first game back at his former home 101-91…TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Russell Westbrook smiled as he walked off the court in San Antonio, blowing a kiss to a spectator and waving at the few Oklahoma City Thunder fans in attendance.RAUL DOMINGUEZ (Associated Press)
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James was running the gamut of emotions Thursday when he arrived at the arena that he called home for the past four seasons.TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)
PHOENIX (AP) -- The Phoenix Suns assigned guards Tyler Ennis and Archie Goodwin and forward T.J. Warren to the Bakersfield Jam of the NBA Development League on Thursday.