Portland's home court was once one of the NBA's toughest for visitors - but was a source of frustration for the Trail Blazers earlier this season. Damian Lillard scored 26 points and Jusuf Nurkic had 19 points and a season-high 17 rebounds to lead…NICK DASCHEL (Associated Press)
Eric Gordon scored in a variety of ways Thursday night. Gordon banked in a half-court heave at the end of the third quarter, part of a 30-point performance that helped the Houston Rockets to a 116-98 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves. ''When…
Joel Embiid is headed to the NBA All-Star game for the first time, and he celebrated with another impressive performance. Embiid scored 26 points and matched a career best with 16 rebounds, leading the 76ers to an 89-80 win over the Boston Celtics…DOUG ALDEN (Associated Press)
There was none of the usual postgame chatter or music in the Cavaliers locker room. ''Right now we're in Strugglesville,'' LeBron James said. Isaiah Thomas made two free throws with 11 seconds left and Cleveland came up with a defensive stop in…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago Bulls guard Kris Dunn is out indefinitely after being placed into the NBA's concussion protocol following a fall during a game that ended up with him dislocating two front teeth.