• Golden State Warriors interim head coach Luke Walton shouts to his team in the second quarter during an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in Salt Lake City.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

    NBA can honor Walton even though record is technically 0-0

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — So, Luke Walton can be recognized for what he’s done in guiding the Golden State Warriors to a historic start even though his record as an interim coach is technically 0-0.

  • Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) shoots toward the basket against Brooklyn Nets’ Brook Lopez (11) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 90-88. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

    LeBron on Kobe: “I wanted to be just like him”

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James says Kobe Bryant inspired him to greatness and he was “kind of sad” when he learned the Lakers star is retiring.

  • Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin dunks the ball against the Portland Trail Blazers during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

    Jordan grabs 24 rebounds, Clippers beat Blazers 102-87

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The way the Portland Trail Blazers kept fouling DeAndre Jordan down the stretch in a feeble attempt to rally from a double-digit deficit was enough to turn anyone’s stomach — Damian Lillard notwithstanding.

    Updated: 12:34 am

  • Dallas Mavericks guard Wesley Matthews, right, drives against Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

    Cousins scores 31 to lead Sacramento past Mavericks 112-98

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — There’s little doubt the Sacramento Kings are a much different team with DeMarcus Cousins in the lineup.

    Updated: 12:24 am

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  • Grambling State beats Selma 98-53

    GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Arnold Richmond scored a career-high 22 points and Grambling State beat Selma 98-53 on Monday night.

  • Grand Canyon beats Hampton, 63-51, for 1st 5-game win streak

    PHOENIX (AP) — DeWayne Russell scored 14 points and Joshua Braun added 13 as Grand Canyon topped Hampton, 63-51, and won its fifth straight game for the first time under coach Dan Majerle Monday night.

  • Utah Jazz head coach Quin Snyder shouts to his team in the second quarter during an NBA basketball game against the Golden State Warriors Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, in Salt Lake City.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

    Warriors win 19th straight, 106-103 over the Jazz

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Stephen Curry was held in relative check for most of Monday night. The reigning MVP and NBA’s leading scorer had 16 points through three quarters as Draymond Green and other teammates did the heavy lifting.

  • South Alabama rolls over D II Spring Hill 79-50

    MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Ken Williams had 17 points and Georgi Boyanov added 15 points on a perfect night to lead South Alabama to a dominating 79-50 victory over Division II Spring Hill on Monday night.

  • Fouse leads Green Bay to 87-69 win over SIU-Edwardsville

    EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Jordan Fouse scored 22 points and dished out six assists and Green Bay used a big first-half to handle Southern Illinois-Edwardsville, 87-69 on Monday night.