Ben Simmons scored 27 points, a fired-up Joel Embiid added 15 points and 11 rebounds despite a sore knee, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the cold-shooting Utah Jazz 107-86
Orlando Magic coach Frank Vogel was not pleased with tonight's loss to the Indiana Pacers. He said the team was out of rhythm and they were sloppy with turnovers.
Pelicans center Demarcus Cousins has been ejected from a game against Oklahoma City after swinging his elbow near the head of Thunder star Russell Westbrook
LeBron James scored 16 of his 18 points in the first quarter and the Cleveland Cavaliers made 11 3-pointers in the first half on the way to a 116-88 rout of the Detroit Pistons
Bradley Beal scored 23 points and John Wall returned from injury to help the Washington Wizards snap a two-game skid with a 99-88 win over the Milwaukee Bucks
Kyrie Irving scored 30 points, Jaylen Brown added a career-high 27 and the Boston Celtics won their 15th straight game with a 110-99 victory over the Atlanta Hawks
Joel Embiid scored a career-high 46 points _ the most by a Philadelphia player in 11 years _ and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead the 76ers past the Los Angeles Lakers 115-109
The Suns and Bucks are “finalizing” a trade that would send Eric Bledsoe to Milwaukee, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe report. Phoenix will receive Greg Monroe, a first-round pick and a second-round pick in return.
CJ McCollum had 24 points and eight rebounds, part of Portland dominating the boards, Damian Lillard added 21 points and the Trail Blazers send Memphis to its fifth straight loss 100-92
Can you believe we’re only three weeks into the NBA season and LeBron James is already posting cartoon images of anthropomorphic aardvarks in an apparent reference to his team’s poor play?