Russell Westbrook scores 31 as Thunder steal one from Lakers (Automated Insig...
19 Dec 2014 at 11:20pm
Russell Westbrook put up 31 points and added 10 assists, while Reggie Jackson came off the bench and added 25 points and five assists to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a close victory over the Los Angeles Lakers, 104-103. The Thunder picked up the victory due in large part to their efficiency handling the basketball, accumulating 21 assists and turning it over only seven times. Oklahoma City (13-14) has now won eight of their last 10 games.
Thunder hold off Kobe's Lakers 104-103 without KD (The Associated Press)
19 Dec 2014 at 11:07pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Although Russell Westbrook grew up watching Kobe Bryant sink innumerable enormous shots for the Lakers, the Los Angeles native didn't worry when No. 24 had the ball with the game on the line against his Oklahoma City Thunder.
MVP Kevin Durant sits out vs Lakers with sprain (The Associated Press)
19 Dec 2014 at 8:15pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Kevin Durant sat out of the Oklahoma City Thunder's game against the Lakers on Friday night to rest his sprained right ankle.
Accolades pour in for Lakers' Bryant (Reuters)
19 Dec 2014 at 3:56pm
By Mark Lamport-Stokes LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant has often been a polarizing figure during his illustrious NBA career, criticized by some for being too selfish and not doing enough as a facilitator for his team mates. For his peers, however, Bryant is simply a winner and will do whatever it takes to instill a winning mindset, even though this season has been especially challenging for an injury-hit team decidedly low in overall quality. ...
Thunder-Lakers Preview (The Associated Press)
19 Dec 2014 at 7:16am
The Oklahoma City Thunder certainly remember what a Kevin Durant injury meant for them earlier this season.
Warriors beat Thunder 114-109 after Durant injury (The Associated Press)
19 Dec 2014 at 6:13am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr could only shake his head and grin while Kevin Durant put on the best performance of his young season in the first half.
Durant leaves Thunder game with ankle injury (The Associated Press)
18 Dec 2014 at 11:25pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant sat out the second half of a 114-109 loss at the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night after spraining his right ankle.
Bulls-Grizzlies Preview (The Associated Press)
18 Dec 2014 at 9:45pm
Even a brutal stretch against quality opponents hasn't slowed the Memphis Grizzlies, who have extended the best start in franchise history with yet another winning streak.
Clippers-Nuggets Preview (The Associated Press)
18 Dec 2014 at 7:17pm
It's been a streaky season so far for the Denver Nuggets, whose current stretch is definitely not a good one.
Sources: Celtics deal Rajon Rondo to Mavs (Yahoo Sports)
18 Dec 2014 at 3:15pm
The Boston Celtics traded All-Star Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks as part of a deal involving four other players and two draft picks, league sources told Yahoo Sports.
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