Celtics put some Bass in it

Thanks in large part to 9 points from Brandon Bass in the third quarter, the Celtics lead the Pelicans by 3 headed to the fourth. Anthony Davis is having his usual dominant game -- 20 points, 12 rebounds, 2 assists, 3 blocks and 1 steal. Follow live


Kings' scoring offset by Oladipo

Rudy Gay and DeMarcus Cousins combined for 68 points and 20 rebounds but Victor Oladipo notched a monster 32-point, 10-assist and 5-steal night to give the Magic the win over the Kings 119-114. Box score


Jazz 89, 76ers 83

The relatively ancient Gordon Hayward (25 points, 9 rebounds, 4 assists) did a little bit of everything to lead the Jazz over the Sixers in a battle of the NBA's next generation. Nerlens Noel had 10 points, 11 rebounds and 6 steals. Box score


Suns' Knight-to-Wright connection

Brandon Knight has five assists and Brandon Wright has 8 points -- and they hooked up for this impressive alley-oop. Phoenix leads Brooklyn by 5 in the third quarter on ESPN.


Wizards survive near-collapse

Washington took a 35-point lead against Miami -- then watched as a Heat team playing without Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade or Luol Deng cut the lead to 2 in the final second. But Michael Beasley failed to get a shot off, and the Wizards survived. Box score


Dave McMenamin @mcten

Cavs down 81-79 after 3Q. Kyrie 18p; Love 14p 6r; LeBron 11p 7a 3r. Hawks have five players in double figures led by Teague's 16p.

Pacers 98, Bulls 84

Solomon Hill scored a team-high 16 to lead six Pacers in double figures as Indiana left the Bulls behind in the fourth quarter. Box score


Clarkson catches Grizzlies napping

Jordan Clarkson is breaking out in Memphis, shooting 11-15 for a game-high 23 points. The Lakers are leading the Grizzlies 59-56 midway through the third quarter. Follow live


Russillo @ryenarussillo

LeBron is only 4/10, just hit last one but you can see he is hesitant to pull from 3 tonight.

Ross shows off high-flying skills

Former dunk contest champion Terrence Ross only had eight points in the Raptors' loss to the Hornets, but two of them came on this incredible breakaway windmill slam.


Hornets keep struggling Raptors at bay

Al Jefferson extended his streak of 22+ point games against the Raptors to 7, pouring in 23 to go along with 13 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 blocks as the Hornets pulled away from the Raptors 103-94. Box score

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Markel Brown soars over Suns

Phoenix leads 50-46 at halftime on ESPN, but ended up on the wrong end of this incredible Markel Brown jam.