Anthony starting in Trail Blazers debut vs…

Portland coach Terry Stotts says Carmelo Anthony will start at forward in his Trail Blazers debut against the New Orleans Pelicans

Bogdanovic makes 7 3s, Kings hold off Suns 120-116

Bogdan Bogdanovic set career-highs with 31 points and seven 3s, and the Sacramento Kings beat the Phoenix Suns 120-116 on Tuesday night.

George’s late 3 helps Clippers edge Thunder 90-88

Paul George hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 25 seconds left, lifting the Los Angeles Clippers over the Oklahoma City Thunder 90-88 to improve to 8-1 at home

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Delaire scores career-high 21 in Stanford's win over UMES

Jaiden Delaire scored a career-high 21 points, Oscar da Silva added 16 points, and Stanford beat Maryland Eastern Shore 76-55 in the first-ever meeting between the teams

Doncic scores 42 in triple-double, Mavs top Spurs…

Luka Doncic scored a career-high 42 points in his sixth triple-double of the young NBA season and the Dallas Mavericks sent the San Antonio Spurs to their sixth straight loss, 117-110

Benn scores twice, streaking Stars beat Canucks 6-1

Jamie Benn scored twice, Ben Bishop made 32 saves and the Dallas Stars beat the Vancouver Canucks 6-1 for their fourth straight victory

Leonard misses 3rd straight game for Clippers…

Kawhi Leonard is missing his third straight game for the Los Angeles Clippers, again delaying his on-court pairing with new teammate Paul George

Burks scores 29 as Warriors end skid with win over Grizzlies

With Alec Burks scoring a season-high 29 points, the Golden State Warriors ended their seven-game losing streak with a strong defensive effort against Memphis, defeating the Grizzlies 114-95.

The Latest: Kyle Busch wins NASCAR’s Cup Series…

Kyle Busch has won his second NASCAR Cup Series championship, giving team owner Joe Gibbs his fifth title

Nets’ Irving to miss 3rd straight game with shoulder injury

Brooklyn guard Kyrie Irving will miss a third straight game with a right shoulder injury

Doncic scores 26 points, leads Mavs past Raptors…

Luka Doncic had 26 points and 15 rebounds and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Toronto Raptors 110-102

Glen Rice Jr. pleads not guilty to assault charge

Glen Rice Jr. pleads not guilty to injuring with intent in Auckland court appearance

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Harden scores 49 points, Rockets beat…

James Harden scored 49 points on a whopping 41 shots from the field and the undermanned Houston Rockets won their seventh straight gamer, 125-105 over the Minnesota Timberwolves

Towns hits 7 3-pointers, Wolves beat Jazz without Wiggins

Karl-Anthony Towns had seven 3-pointers and 29 points, and the Minnesota Timberwolves handed the Utah Jazz their first home loss, 112-102

NBA-best Celtics hold off Warriors late to win…

Jayson Tatum dunked after a jump ball with 1:36 left to put Boston ahead, and the Celtics held off the undermanned Golden State Warriors 105-100 for their 10th straight win since losing the season opener

Tatum scores 26 to lead Celtics over Suns 99-85

Jayson Tatum scored 26 points, Kemba Walker added 19 and the Boston Celtics beat the Phoenix Suns 99-85

Anonoby scores career-high 24, Raptors beat Hornets 132-96

OG Anunoby scored a career-high 24 points before being poked in the right eye for the second time in four games, Pascal Siakam had 20 points and the Toronto Raptors routed the Charlotte Hornets 132-96

Antetokounmpo scores 33 as Bucks beat Bulls 115-101

Giannis Antetokounmpo scores 33 as Milwaukee Bucks beat Chicago Bulls 115-101

Harden, Westbrook help Rockets rout Trail Blazers 132-108

James Harden scored 36 points and Russell Westbrook had 28 points and a triple-double as the Houston Rockets coasted to their eighth straight win, 132-108, over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night

Holiday, Sabonis lead Pacers to easy win over Nets

Aaron Holiday had career highs with 24 points and 13 assists, Domantas Sabonis added 16 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers cruised to a 115-86 victory over the Brooklyn Nets

Randle, Morris guide Knicks over Cavs 123-105

Julius Randle scored 30 points, Marcus Morris Sr. added 23 and the New York Knicks beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 123-105

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Hield fined $25,000 by NBA for kicking ball into stands

Sacramento guard Buddy Hield has been fined $25,000 by the NBA for kicking the ball into the stands following the Kings’ victory over Boston

Nets’ Irving out again with right shoulder injury

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving will miss his second straight game because of a right shoulder injury

James, Lakers start fast in racing past Hawks 122-101

LeBron James scored 12 of his game-high 33 points during a breathtaking opening nine minutes for the Los Angeles Lakers, who raced to a 25-point lead and handed the Atlanta Hawks their second ugly loss in 24 hours at Staples Center, 122-101