A 12-year-old New Zealander boy with a degenerative eye disease has lived out one of his dreams thanks to NBA's Boston Celtics, his favorite team.
Charlotte snapped a three-game losing skid by beating the Indiana Pacers 109-87 behind a balanced scoring attack as a half dozen Bobcats reached double figures in the National Basketball Association contest.
Jason Collins, the first openly gay player in the NBA, has signed a second 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets, team general manager Billy King announced Wednesday.
Dwight Howard scored 22 points, grabbed a game-high 16 rebounds and defended LeBron James on a missed final shot that gave Houston a 106-103 NBA victory over Miami.
LeBron James scored a career-high 61 points to break the Miami Heat one-game scoring record on Monday, sparking the defending NBA champions over the Charlotte Bobcats 124-107.
San Antonio point guard Tony Parker made a seamless return from a six-game injury absence, scoring 22 points to lead the Spurs to a 112-106 NBA win over Dallas.
The NBA is to donate all proceeds from the sale of Brooklyn Nets jerseys that once belonged to Jason Collins to two gay rights groups.
Indiana's Paul George scored 20 points while contributing seven rebounds and six assists to spark the NBA-leading Pacers over the Los Angeles Lakers 118-98.
Jason Collins took another trailblazing step as the first openly gay man in a major US pro sports league when he took the court for the NBA's Brooklyn Nets.
Jason Collins signed a 10-day contract with the NBA's Brooklyn Nets on Sunday to become the first openly gay man playing in a major US professional sports league.
Jason Collins is expected to sign with the NBA's Brooklyn Nets on Sunday and become the first openly gay man to play in a major US pro sports league, US media reported.
Kyrie Irving scored 31 points and Carmelo Anthony added 30 to power the East over the West 163-155 in the highest-scoring NBA All-Star Game in history.
Washington's John Wall won the Slam Dunk Contest and Italy's Marco Belinelli captured the 3-Point Shootout in skills competitions ahead of the 63rd NBA All-Star Game.
Kevin Durant scored 19 of his 43 points in the fourth quarter as Oklahoma City dealt the injury-hit Los Angeles Lakers a franchise-worst seventh straight NBA home defeat.
NBA scoring leader Kevin Durant poured in 36 points as the Oklahoma City Thunder grabbed a dramatic last-second 98-95 triumph Tuesday at Portland to boost their Northwest division lead.
Joakim Noah scored 17 points, grabbed 15 rebounds and passed off 10 assists to power the Chicago Bulls over the Atlanta Hawks 100-85 in an NBA game.
LeBron James scored 37 points and Chris Bosh added 21 to power the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat over the Phoenix Suns 103-97 Tuesday.
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