Kyrie Irving scored 20 points as the Boston Celtics shrugged off the injury absence of Marcus Smart to defeat the Indiana Pacers 84-74 in their opening playoff game on Sunday.
Nikola Jokic was just one assist shy of a triple-double Wednesday as he led the Denver Nuggets to a 113-85 NBA blowout of the San Antonio Spurs -- who saw coach Gregg Popovich tossed just 63 seconds into the contest.
A 31-point haul from Paul George and a Russell Westbrook triple-double boosted Oklahoma City Thunder's playoff drive with a 107-99 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday.
Two-time defending champion Golden State had all five starters in double figure scoring and the Warriors maintained the best record in the Western Conference by clobbering the Indiana Pacers 112-89 on Thursday.
Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers slams down rumors that he would join Team Lakers, especially since many are not pleased with Luke Walton's coaching skills as of lately.
Wesley Matthews scored the winning basket with two seconds remaining in the fourth quarter as the Indiana Pacers rallied in the second half to defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-106 on Thursday.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 29 points and made 12 rebounds as the league-leading Milwaukee Bucks regained their swagger by cruising to a 117-98 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Thursday.
Dallas Mavericks talisman Dirk Nowitzki, whose 21st NBA season is taking on the flavor of a farewell tour, says he hasn't actually ruled out a 22nd campaign.