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Miami Heat star Chris Bosh sidelined by lung trouble
Miami Heat star Chris Bosh sidelined by lung trouble

Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh was hospitalized on Thursday with a pulmonary complaint but Heat coach Erik Spoelstra declined to confirm reports that doctors suspect a blood clot in his lung.

Dallas Mavericks sign Amare Stoudemire to boost playoff bid
Dallas Mavericks sign Amare Stoudemire to boost playoff bid

Amare Stoudemire signed with the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday, giving the NBA club a front-line boost with a six-time All-Star as it fights for a playoff berth.

Carmelo Anthony to undergo season-ending left knee surgery
Carmelo Anthony to undergo season-ending left knee surgery

Carmelo Anthony, the New York Knicks top scorer and rebounder, will not play again this season as he is due to undergo left knee surgery after suffering in pain for months, the NBA club announced Wednesday.

Abhishek Bachchan's tryst with basketball legend Shaqeel O'Neal
Abhishek Bachchan's tryst with basketball legend Shaqeel O'Neal

Abhishek Bachchan, who is the first Indian to be in the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game in New York, met up with basket ball legend Shaqeel O'Neal. 

We want to make basketball second dominant sport in India: NBA
We want to make basketball second dominant sport in India: NBA

Basketball is predominantly a growing sport in India but the United States-based National Basketball Association (NBA) has plans to make the game the "second most dominant" sport in the country besides cricket.

NBA: Derrick Rose paces Bulls in win over Cavs
NBA: Derrick Rose paces Bulls in win over Cavs

Former NBA Most Valuable Player Derrick Rose didn`t garner an All-Star berth, but he starred on Thursday in the league`s last game before the mid-season showcase.

Boston Celtics snatch 89-88 win over Atlanta Hawks
Boston Celtics snatch 89-88 win over Atlanta Hawks

Boston Forward Evan Turner`s running shot just before the final buzzer broke Atlanta hearts on Wednesday, lifting the lowly Celtics to an 89-88 NBA victory over the high-flying Hawks.

LeBron James dominant as Cleveland Cavaliers beat Miami Heats
LeBron James dominant as Cleveland Cavaliers beat Miami Heats

LeBron James delivered a dominant performance against his former team on Wednesday leading Cleveland to a 113-93 NBA victory over Miami.

NBA: Pelicans' Anthony Davis pulls out of All-Star game
NBA: Pelicans' Anthony Davis pulls out of All-Star game

New Orleans Pelicans star forward Anthony Davis on Wednesday became the latest player to pull out of Sunday`s NBA All-Star game because of injury.

James Harden hits 40 points to power Rockets over Suns
James Harden hits 40 points to power Rockets over Suns

NBA scoring leader James Harden netted 40 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and passed off nine assists Tuesday, sparking the Houston Rockets over the Phoenix Suns 127-118.

Gregg Popovich captures 1,000th win as Spurs edge Pacers
Gregg Popovich captures 1,000th win as Spurs edge Pacers

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich claimed his 1,000th career NBA victory Monday when Marco Belinelli made the winning shot with 2.1 seconds remaining to beat Indiana 95-93.

Raptors top Spurs, deny `Pop` milestone win
Raptors top Spurs, deny `Pop` milestone win

James Johnson scored 20 points, including a go-ahead three-pointer in the last minute, as Toronto edged San Antonio 87-82 on Sunday to deny Spurs coach Gregg Popovich a 1,000th NBA win.

Kevin Durant scores 29 as Thunder thump Clippers
Kevin Durant scores 29 as Thunder thump Clippers

NBA Most Valuable Player Kevin Durant scored 29 points while Russell Westbrook added 19 points and 11 rebounds Sunday to power Oklahoma City over the Los Angeles Clippers 131-108.

NBA: Griffin to miss All-Star Game after elbow surgery
NBA: Griffin to miss All-Star Game after elbow surgery

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin will be sidelined at least through next weekend`s NBA All-Star Game after undergoing surgery on his right elbow, the team announced Sunday.

Thunder big man Kendrick Perkins suspended for head-butt
Thunder big man Kendrick Perkins suspended for head-butt

Oklahoma City center Kendrick Perkins was suspended one game without pay Saturday after head-butting New Orleans point guard Tyreke Evans in a loss Friday, the league announced.

Abhishek Bachchan first Indian in NBA All Star Celebrity game
Abhishek Bachchan first Indian in NBA All Star Celebrity game

Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan is going to be the first Indian in the prestigious NBA All Star NYC celebrity game, NBA India announced. 

San Antonio Spurs cruise past Miami Heat in finals re-match
San Antonio Spurs cruise past Miami Heat in finals re-match

The San Antonio Spurs cruised past Miami 98-85 on Friday in an NBA finals re-match that underscored how far the Heat have fallen.

NBA's Orlando Magic fire coach Jacque Vaughn
NBA's Orlando Magic fire coach Jacque Vaughn

The Orlando Magic sacked head coach Jacque Vaughn after the NBA team suffered a 10-game losing streak.

NBA: Carmelo scores 31 to power Knicks over Lakers
NBA: Carmelo scores 31 to power Knicks over Lakers

 Carmelo Anthony scored 31 points and grabbed eight rebounds to spark the New York Knicks in their 92-80 win over the Los Angeles Lakers Sunday.

NBA: Heat open four-game road trip with win at Boston
NBA: Heat open four-game road trip with win at Boston

Hassan Whiteside scored 20 points while Chris Bosh added 18 to spark the Miami Heat over the Boston Celtics 83-75 Sunday to open a four-game road trip.