Posts Tagged Professional basketball

Grizzlies rout Clippers 107-91, improve to 12-2

Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) battles Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) for a rebound in the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Marc Gasol’s dominance is making one of the NBA’s best frontcourts even better.

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Speights scores 28 as Warriors hold off Thunder

Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut, left, blocks a shot by Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka (9) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Marreese Speights scored 28 points to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 91-86 on Sunday night.

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Blazers beat Celtics, extend win streak to 7

Portland Trail Blazers' Robin Lopez (42) fouls Boston Celtics' Tyler Zeller, center, in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

BOSTON (AP) — LaMarcus Aldridge likes the attitude the Portland Trail Blazers have during this winning streak.

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Parker leads Spurs over Nets 99-87

Brooklyn Nets head coach Lionel Hollins calls to his players during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs sense they are finally beginning to execute with some of the fluidity and efficiency that led to their fifth NBA championship last season.

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Davis scores career-high 43 as Pelicans beat Jazz

Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward (20) takes a shot while defended by New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) during the second half of their NBA Basketball game in Salt Lake City, Utah, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. The New Orleans Pelicans won 106 - 94. (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Anthony Davis had a career-high 43 points and 14 rebounds, Jrue Holiday added 19 points and eight assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Utah Jazz 106-94 on Saturday night.

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