Playing on a team that includes Stephen Curry and Draymond Green, and even while part of franchise that only two years ago also had a healthy Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant, Kevon Looney was still mentioned as one of the “foundational pieces” by Warriors head coach Steve Kerr. … [Read more...] about Can Warriors’ Kevon Looney be ‘metronome’ they need in the middle?
Monday’s game was a matchup of pieced-together lineups as both teams were dealing with injuries and the league’s health and safety protocols. Both teams were without key players. Three players didn’t travel with the Suns, including Dario Saric. The Grizzlies had Jaren Jackson Jr. and Justise Winslow out with injuries, and starting center Jonas Valanciunas entered the health and safety protocols after Saturday’s win over Philadelphia. … [Read more...] about Morant has 17 points, 10 assists; Grizzlies top Suns 108-104
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP/CBS13) – Damian Lillard scored eight of his season-high 40 points in the final four minutes, and the Portland Trail Blazers tied a franchise record with 23 3-pointers to beat the Sacramento Kings 132-126 on Wednesday night for their fourth straight victory. … [Read more...] about Lillard Has 40, Blazers tIe Team Record for 3s To Beat Kings 132-126
Richaun Holmes sat out with left ankle soreness when Sacramento lost to Portland last Saturday, the only game the 6-foot-10 center has missed this season. Holmes was back in the lineup Wednesday and gave the Kings a big lift inside with 17 points, nine rebounds and six assists. … [Read more...] about Lillard has 40, Blazers tie team record for 3s to beat Kings
Enes Kanter added 12 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks for the Blazers, who have won five of their last six. Guard CJ McCollum left the game at halftime because of a left foot sprain, but coach Terry Stotts said afterward that X-Rays had ruled out more serious injury. … [Read more...] about Lillard helps Blazers rally for a 112-106 win over Hawks