Suns Relieve Earl Watson of Head Coaching Duties

PHOENIX, Arizona — The Phoenix Suns have relieved Earl Watson of his duties as head coach. Suns associate head coach Jay Triano will take over as interim head coach. Watson was originally named interim head coach on February 1, 2016, and then was retained as the 17th head coach in franchise history on April 19,…

Andrew Wiggins’ sinks Thunder at the buzzer for 115-113 win

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma — Toronto native, Andrew Wiggins’ effort on Sunday night is a true testament to the old coaches saying “Never Stop Playing Until The Buzzer or Whistles Sounds.” The 3rd year small forward formerly drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the #1 overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, banked in a 3-pointer…

Crabbe scores 20 points as Nets beat Hawks 116-104

BROOKLYN, New York — The Brookly Nets Allen Crabbe scored 20 points while DeMarre Carroll had 17 as they beat the Atlanta Hawks 116-104 on Sunday at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. D’Angelo Russell contributed 16 points to help the Nets improve to 2-1 with their second straight victory. Marco Belinelli scored 19 points…

Dwight Howard Powers Hornets Past Hawks 109-91

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — Former University of Connecticut playmaker, Kemba Walker scored 26 points while Dwight Howard had 20 points and 15 rebounds to power the Charlotte Hornets (1-1) past the Atlanta Hawks 109-91 on Friday night. “I hope it’s just the beginning,”said Hornets Head Coach Steve Clifford I think first you have to figure…

Ball Drops 29 points in 132-130 win over Suns

PHOENIX, Arizona — Lonzo Ball, the No. 2 overall draft pick looked more like himself as he dropped 29 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 132-130 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night. The Lakers also received production from Brandon Ingram (Duke University) who scored 17 of his career-high…

Blake scores 29 points as Clippers dominate Lakers 108-92

LOS ANGELES, California — The LA Clippers Blake Griffin scored 29 points to land them their first win in the season opener against the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night. DeAndre Jordan added 14 points and 24 rebounds in the 108-92 victory. Point Blake. #ItTakesEverything 📺: @NBAonTNT pic.twitter.com/poIm2JC9tl — NBA (@NBA) 20 oktober 2017 Newest…

Jeremy Lin Undergoes Successful Surgery; Will miss remainder of Season

BROOKLYN – Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin had successful surgery this morning to repair a ruptured patella tendon in his right knee. The procedure was performed by Dr. Riley Williams, III at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Lin will miss the remainder of the 2017-18 season, but is expected to make a full recovery. Further…

Melo, George lift Thunder past Knicks 105-84; Westbrook records triple-double

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oklahoma — Carmelo Anthony’s first attempt against his former Knicks teammates struck the bottom of the nets kickstarting the Thunders 105-84 win on Thursday night. Reigning league MVP opened up where he left off, notching up his first triple-double of the season (21 points, 16 assists and 10 rebounds) while Paul George added…

Hawks Schroder scores 28 points To Stop Mavericks 117-111

Dennis Schroder scored 28 points while dishing out 7 dimes as the Atlanta Hawks (1-0) beat the Mavericks 117-111 in the opener Wednesday night. Marco Belinelli added 20 in his first game for Atlanta. Our fearless leader pic.twitter.com/BoFEnl5gn2 — Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) 19 oktober 2017 Dennis Smith Jr. led the Dallas Mavericks with 16 points…

Tobias Harris guides Pistons past Hornets 102-90 at Little Caesars Arena

DETROIT, Michigan — The Detroit Pistons Tobias Harris scored 17 of his 27 points in the first quarter, helping guide them to their very first home win at Little Caesars Arena with a 102-90 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. Langston Galloway scored 16 points, Avery Bradley had 15, and Henry Ellenson added…