Danny Green rattled in the go-ahead basket with 22 seconds remaining as the Toronto Raptors improved to a NBA-best 26-10 record with a 106-104 win over the Miami Heat on Wednesday.
Hassan Whiteside scored 29 points, pulled down 20 rebounds and blocked nine shots Wednesday to propel the Miami Heat to their first NBA victory over the San Antonio Spurs since 2014.
Cameroonian star center Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers and Toronto's DeMar DeRozan will headline the third NBA Africa Game in August at Pretoria, South Africa, the league announced Thursday.
Paul George scored 27 points and Russell Westbrook bagged a triple-double as the Oklahoma City Thunder overturned an 18-point deficit to clinch a playoff berth with a 115-93 victory over the Miami Heat on Monday.
Cleveland superstar LeBron James poured in 31 points and Larry Nance Jr. added 22 in his first start for the Cavaliers on Monday in a 112-90 triumph over the Detroit Pistons.
The Houston Rockets aren't the type of team to rest on their laurels.
Klay Thompson scored 38 points and Stephen Curry added 30 to spark defending NBA champion Golden State over Chicago 119-112 Wednesday, giving the Warriors a club record-matching 14th consecutive road victory.
C.J. McCollum scored 27 points and passed off seven assists to lead the Portland Trail Blazers over Oklahoma City 117-106 in an NBA matchup Tuesday.