NBA roundup: Anthony Davis inspires Lakers to win over SunsDespite again missing LeBron James, the defending champions won 123-110 to boost their play-off prospects.
May 10, 08:24
NBA roundup: Paul George stars as Clippers overcome LakersThere were also wins for the Mavericks and Warriors.
May 7, 08:26
NBA roundup: Russell Westbrook hits triple-double in Wizards winIt was only the third game in NBA history where a player has passed 20 rebounds and assists, with Russell Westbrook producing two of those.
May 4, 08:34
NBA roundup: Indiana Pacers come close to NBA record in stunning winThe pacers won by 57 points on a rough night for the Thunder at home.
May 2, 09:33
NBA roundup: Celtics launch dramatic fightback to beat SpursBoston trailed by 32 points at one stage but won in overtime.
May 1, 08:58
NBA roundup: Utah Jazz suffer loss to Los Angeles Lakers in overtimeThe Boston Celtics also claimed their sixth straight win after Jayson Tatum scored a 44-point double-double.
Apr 18, 09:27
NBA roundup: Clippers take LA derby spoils against LakersThe Lakers were missing LeBron James and Anthony Davis.
Apr 5, 07:47
NBA roundup: Thunder condemn Rockets to 20th straight defeatElsewhere, Chris Paul became the sixth player in NBA history to register 10,000 assists.
Mar 22, 08:20
NBA roundup: LeBron James suffers ankle injury in Los Angeles Lakers defeatThe reigning champions are already without All-Star Anthony Davis as they chase another appearance in the post-season.
Mar 21, 09:11
Wednesday's sporting social: Roy Keane as a leprechaun and Conor McGregor drinks GuinnessAli Carter produced an unusual shot, LeBron 3:16 and Sugar Ray Leonard became a Leeds fan.
Mar 17, 18:05
NBA roundup: James Harden hits triple-double as Nets overcome SpursThe guard's former side the Houston Rockets continued to struggle as they fell to their 12th consecutive defeat.
Mar 2, 08:40
NBA roundup: LeBron James stars as Lakers end Warriors' winning streakLeBron James led the scoring for the victors with 19 points.
Mar 1, 08:38
NBA roundup: Blazers lose again as Lakers snatch late victoryPoor accuracy let down Portland, while LeBron James scored 28 points for the victors.
Feb 27, 09:30
NBA roundup: LeBron James misses late free throw as Lakers lose to WizardsLeBron James missed a late free throw which could have clinched the victory for the Lakers in regulation.
Feb 23, 08:38
NBA roundup: Lakers lose despite LeBron James milestoneJames Harden scored 23 points for Brooklyn.
Feb 19, 08:25
NBA roundup: Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 47 points in Milwaukee Bucks defeatThere were also tight wins for the Mavericks and Lakers.
Feb 11, 08:47
NBA roundup: Lakers see off Thunder in overtime, Bucks win againThere were also wins for the Bucks, Wizards and Spurs.
Feb 9, 08:57
NBA roundup: LeBron James inspires Lakers to comeback win over NuggetsLeBron James had a triple-double in the reigning NBA champions' third straight win.
Feb 5, 08:26
Nike 'could help Liverpool sign Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe'A report claims that Nike see huge value in Paris Saint-Germain superstar Kylian Mbappe signing for Liverpool and could help fund a transfer.
Feb 3, 09:07
NBA roundup: Rockets fight back to overcome Blazers, Pistons upset LakersThe Rockets were held to just 17 points in the first quarter.
Jan 29, 08:43
NBA roundup: Brooklyn Nets overcome Miami Heat despite offensive strugglesDespite the victory, the Nets were well below their league-high average of 120.3 points per game.
Jan 26, 08:29
NBA roundup: LeBron James posts highest points haul in Bucks winThe 36-year-old scored 34 points at the Fiserv Forum, while there were also wins for the New York Knicks and the Utah Jazz.
Jan 22, 08:55
NBA roundup: Bucks edge past Mavericks, Cleveland end losing streakGiannis Antetokounmpo finished with 31 points despite going just 1-10 from the line.
Jan 16, 09:48
NBA roundup: Kawhi Leonard inspires Clippers to win, Lakers see off RocketsKawhi Leonard surpassed 10,000 career points during the game.
Jan 11, 09:11
NBA roundup: Spurs upset Lakers, Lillard stars in Blazers winThe Spurs improved to four wins and four losses for the season.
Jan 8, 09:23
NBA roundup: LeBron James, Anthony Davis inspire Los Angeles LakersThe Los Angeles Lakers have now won four games on the trot.
Jan 6, 08:23
NBA roundup: Anthony Davis inspires Lakers to win over SpursOver on the West Coast, Carmelo Anthony of the Portland Trail Blazers moved to 14th on the all-time scoring list with 26,498 points.
Jan 2, 09:10
NBA roundup: LeBron's Lakers fall to Portland as Grizzlies claim first winDamian Lillard led the Trail Blazers to an eight-point win in Los Angeles.
Dec 29, 09:11
NBA roundup: Lakers dominate Timberwolves as Mavericks set new recordThe Dallas Mavericks belted the Los Angeles Clippers 124-73 and set a league record for the largest half-time lead in the shot-clock era.
Dec 28, 08:24
NBA roundup: Los Angeles Clippers beat Los Angeles Lakers in season openerPaul George contributed 26 points in the second half and 33 on the night.
Dec 23, 08:44
LeBron James makes shortlist for SPOTY World Sport Star awardLeBron James is joined by Katie Taylor, Dustin Johnson, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Wendie Renard and Armand Duplantis.
Dec 3, 22:39
Monday's sporting social: Global stars celebrate Los Angeles Lakers' NBA titleLeBron James and Anthony Davis helped the Lakers to their 17th NBA title after a 4-2 series win against the Miami Heat.
Oct 12, 19:59
Result: Los Angeles Lakers win first NBA title in a decade with victory over Miami HeatThe team's leader scored a triple-double and was named Finals MVP.
Oct 12, 08:48
Result: Miami Heat keep NBA Finals alive with narrow win over Los Angeles LakersThe sides will face off again on Sunday.
Oct 10, 09:14
Donald Trump hits out at "very nasty" LeBron JamesDonald Trump launches an attack on basketball hero LeBron James, accusing him of being "a very nasty spokesman" for the Democrats.
Oct 9, 21:56
Result: Los Angeles Lakers on the verge of landing NBA title after narrow win over Miami HeatAnthony Davis and LeBron James combined for 50 points as the Lakers took a 3-1 series lead.
Oct 7, 08:42
Result: Los Angeles Lakers thrash Miami Heat in game one of NBA FinalsLeBron James and Anthony Davis led the Lakers to a 116-98 victory.
Oct 1, 08:42
Result: LeBron James triple-double leads LA Lakers into first NBA Finals in a decadeLeBron James finished with 38 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists.
Sep 27, 08:22
Result: Lebron James stars as LA Lakers edge closer to NBA finalThe Lakers went 3-1 up against the Denver Nuggets with a six-point win in game four of their seven-match series.
Sep 25, 08:09
Result: Jamal Murray stars as the Denver Nuggets overcome the Los Angeles LakersLA now leads the seven-game series 2-1, with game four on Thursday.
Sep 23, 08:45
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