LeBron, Durant named captains for NBA All-Star showcase

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 28 Jan 2022 03:53:59 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James was named an NBA All-Star Game captain for the fifth-straight season on Thursday as the league revealed the starting players for the mid-season showcase in Cleveland. James was the leading vote getter from the Western Conference. Brooklyn Nets star Kevin Durant topped the East voting […]

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Surging Cavs surprise Bucks; Hornets nail 24 3-pointers

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 04:48:59 +0000

Clippers 111, Magic 102 Hornets 158, Pacers 126 Cavaliers 115, Bucks 99 Heat 110, Knicks 96 Hawks 121, Kings 104 Bulls 111, Raptors105 Nuggets 124, Nets 118 Grizzlies 118, Spurs 110 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – The Cleveland Cavaliers continued their NBA resurgence Wednesday with a convincing 115-99 victory over the reigning champion Milwaukee Bucks that […]

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Lakers rap undermanned Nets on Davis return; 76ers prevail

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2022 07:42:30 +0000

76ers 117, Pelicans 107 Raptors 125, Hornets 113 Nuggets 110, Pistons 105 Clippers 116, Wizards 115 Lakers 106, Nets 96 Spurs 134, Rockets 104 T’wolves 109, Blazers 107 Warriors 130, Mavericks 92 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – LeBron James scored a team high 33 points and Anthony Davis returned to spark the offence as the Los […]

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Suns keep win streak, outplay Jazz; Cavaliers nip Knicks

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 25 Jan 2022 07:27:12 +0000

Cavaliers 95, Knicks 93 Pelicans 117, Pacers 113 Bulls 111, Thunder 110 Suns 115, Jazz 109 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Devin Booker scored 33 points and Chris Paul did well to adjust on the fly for his 27 points and 14 assists as the Phoenix Suns won their seventh straight game with a 115-109 victory […]

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NBA legend Stockton banned over defiance of Covid measures

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2022 07:02:55 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – NBA legend John Stockton has been barred from attending basketball games at his former college for violating Covid-19 protocols by refusing to wear a mask.  Gonzaga University opted to take Stockton’s season tickets away after warning the 10-time NBA all-star he was violating the team’s Covid-19 measures. “Gonzaga University continues to […]

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Tatum explodes for 51 points as Celtics drub Wizards; Lakers fall

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 24 Jan 2022 06:28:28 +0000

Cap: Jayson Tatum (AFP) Knicks 110, Clippers 102 Celtics 116, Wizards 87 Magic 114, Bulls 95 Blazers 114, Raptors 105 Heat 113, Lakers 107 Hawks 113, Hornets 91 76ers 115, Spurs 109 Mavericks 104, Grizzlies 91 Nuggets 117, Pistons 111 Timberwolves 136, Nets 125 Warriors 94, Jazz 92 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Jayson Tatum busted […]

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Suns down Pacers for 6th straight win; Bucks win

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2022 09:07:00 +0000

Bucks 133, Kings 127 Cavaliers 94, Thunder 87 Suns 113, Pacers 103 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Mikal Bridges scored a team-high 23 points and Chris Paul finished with 18 points and 16 assists as the Phoenix Suns rolled over the Indian Pacers, 113-103, for their sixth straight win on Saturday. Bismack Biyombo scored 21 points […]

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Curry nails 1st game-winning shot; Lakers, Nets triumph

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 22 Jan 2022 07:51:53 +0000

Warriors 105, Rockets 103 Lakers 116, Magic 105 Hornets 121, Thunder 98 Clippers 102, 76ers 101 Blazers 109, Celtics 105 Hawks 110, Heat 108 Raptors 109, Wizards 105 Bucks 94, Bulls 90 Nets 117, Spurs 102 Jazz 111, Pistons 101 Grizzlies 122, Nuggets 118 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Stephen Curry hit the first buzzer-beating game-winner […]

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LeBron overtakes Curry in All-Star voting

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 22 Jan 2022 00:10:16 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James has overtaken Golden State’s three-point king Stephen Curry in the third round of voting for the NBA All-Star Game, released Friday by the league. The Lakers’ recent struggles haven’t dimmed the appeal of James, who with 28.8 points per game is second in the league […]

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