Cousins set for NBA return against Clippers

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 03:54:12 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins, who hasn’t played in nearly a year, remains on track for a Friday return when the reigning NBA champions visit the Los Angeles Clippers. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Tuesday before Golden State faced Denver in a showdown of Western Conference leaders that steady progress […]

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NBA: Parker gets cheers from Spurs fans

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:19:08 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Charlotte point guard Tony Parker’s emotional return to San Antonio on Monday ended with a 108-93 Hornets victory and an ovation from Spurs fans who still consider him one of their own. Parker, of France, won four NBA championships in his 17 seasons in San Antonio, part of the Spurs’ famed […]

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NBA: Harden pours 57 against Grizzlies

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:17:15 +0000

HOUSTON (AP) – James Harden scored a season-high 57 points to carry the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 112-94 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night. The reigning MVP extended his streak of 30-point games to 17 by halftime, pouring in 36 points over the first two quarters to put Houston on top. It’s […]

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NBA: Klay torches Bulls

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2019 09:12:28 +0000

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – Klay Thompson picked up where he left off on his record-setting night in Chicago earlier this season, making seven more 3-pointers and scoring 30 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 146-109 victory over the Bulls on Friday night. Thompson set an NBA mark in the first meeting between […]

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LeBron, Antetokounmpo lead NBA All-Star fan voting

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 06:32:34 +0000

NEW YORK (AFP) – Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks continue to lead NBA All-Star voting in latest fan ballot returns released Wednesday. In the most recent returns, back-to-back NBA finals Most Valuable Player Kevin Durant has been knocked out of the Western Conference starting lineup, displaced by […]

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NBA: Cousins will start for Warriors in injury return – Kerr

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 06:26:19 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Golden State center DeMarcus Cousins, targeting a January 18 NBA season debut after nearly a year sidelined by injury, will start immediately upon his return, Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Thursday. “Yeah I’ll start him,” Kerr told reporters at a Warriors practice. ”After that, everything’s on the table. We have to […]

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NBA: Raptors cool off Pacers in Lowry’s return

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Mon, 07 Jan 2019 09:17:02 +0000

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Norman Powell scored 23 points and Kyle Lowry returned from injury to tally 12 as the Toronto Raptors snapped the Indiana Pacers’ six-game NBA win streak with a 121-105 victory on Sunday. Pascal Siakam finished with 12 points and 10 rebounds and Serge Ibaka scored 18 as the Raptors won – […]

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