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Warriors' Nico Mannion scores first NBA point, records four assists

Nico Mannion scored his first NBA point and tacked on four assists in the Warriors' rough 119-104 loss to the New York Knicks on Thursday night at Chase Center.

Nightly Notable: LeBron James | Jan. 21
Nightly Notable: LeBron James | Jan. 21

LeBron James recorded his first thirty point game of the season in the Lakers victory.

Josh Hart with a dunk vs the Utah Jazz
Josh Hart with a dunk vs the Utah Jazz

Josh Hart (New Orleans Pelicans) with a dunk vs the Utah Jazz, 01/21/2021

JJ Redick with a 3-pointer vs the Utah Jazz
JJ Redick with a 3-pointer vs the Utah Jazz

JJ Redick (New Orleans Pelicans) with a 3-pointer vs the Utah Jazz, 01/21/2021

Zion Williamson with a 2-pointer vs the Utah Jazz
Zion Williamson with a 2-pointer vs the Utah Jazz

Zion Williamson (New Orleans Pelicans) with a 2-pointer vs the Utah Jazz, 01/21/2021

Top assists from Utah Jazz vs. New Orleans Pelicans
Top assists from Utah Jazz vs. New Orleans Pelicans

Top assists from Utah Jazz vs. New Orleans Pelicans, 01/21/2021

Lonzo Ball with a 3-pointer vs the Utah Jazz
Lonzo Ball with a 3-pointer vs the Utah Jazz

Lonzo Ball (New Orleans Pelicans) with a 3-pointer vs the Utah Jazz, 01/21/2021

Pelicans vs. Jazz Recap: The good, the bad and the Lonzo Ball (Jan. 21)
Pelicans vs. Jazz Recap: The good, the bad and the Lonzo Ball (Jan. 21)

After flying out of the gates strong on Thursday, the Pelicans fell flat in the second half once again and lost to Utah for a second-straight game, 129-118. New Orleans blazed out of the gates, scoring 43 points in the first quarter and knocking ...

Brandon Ingram with a dunk vs the Utah Jazz
Brandon Ingram with a dunk vs the Utah Jazz

Brandon Ingram (New Orleans Pelicans) with a dunk vs the Utah Jazz, 01/21/2021

Eric Bledsoe with a 2-pointer vs the Utah Jazz
Eric Bledsoe with a 2-pointer vs the Utah Jazz

Eric Bledsoe (New Orleans Pelicans) with a 2-pointer vs the Utah Jazz, 01/21/2021

Utah
Utah's Rylan Jones on first road win: 'Always good to get that zero off our back'

Pac-12 Networks' Greg Heister and Dan Dickau catch up with Utah men's basketball's Rylan Jones after the Runnin' Utes' 71-56 victory at Washington State on Thursday. It was the first road win for the Runnin' Utes, a fact that made Jones breath a sigh of relief and crack a smile.

Recap: Utah men
Recap: Utah men's basketball rolls past Washington State 71-56 to earn its first road win since 2019

Pac-12 Networks' Greg Heister and Dan Dickau breakdown the action from Utah men's basketball's 71-56 win over Washington State on Thursday night. The win marked the Runnin' Utes' first road victory of the season. Timmy Allen led Utah with a team-high 13 points but it was a complete team win, as four other Runnin Utes also reach double figures. Noah Williams scored a game-high 17 points for Washington State.

Indiana shuts down No. 4 Iowa for 81-69 road upset
Indiana shuts down No. 4 Iowa for 81-69 road upset

Perhaps, coach Fran McCaffery said, his Iowa team got too comfortable. The fourth-ranked Hawkeyes came into Thursday night's game against Indiana on a five-game winning streak and tied for the Big Ten lead. It's a lesson McCaffery hopes his team learned.

UCLA extends Pac-12 unbeaten streak with narrow victory over Cal
UCLA extends Pac-12 unbeaten streak with narrow victory over Cal

Jules Bernard buries a three-pointer in the closing seconds of the game as UCLA defeats California 61-57 to improve to 8-0 in Pac-12 play.

Alec Burks returns from injury for Knicks at Warriors
Alec Burks returns from injury for Knicks at Warriors

Alec Burks is available for the Knicks entering Thursday's 10 p.m. road game against the Golden State Warriors.

Bobby Portis with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers
Bobby Portis with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers

Bobby Portis (Milwaukee Bucks) with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers, 01/21/2021

Top buzzer beaters from Milwaukee Bucks vs. Los Angeles Lakers
Top buzzer beaters from Milwaukee Bucks vs. Los Angeles Lakers

Top buzzer beaters from Milwaukee Bucks vs. Los Angeles Lakers, 01/21/2021

Donte DiVincenzo with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers
Donte DiVincenzo with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers

Donte DiVincenzo (Milwaukee Bucks) with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers, 01/21/2021

Anthony Davis with an and one vs the Milwaukee Bucks
Anthony Davis with an and one vs the Milwaukee Bucks

Anthony Davis (Los Angeles Lakers) with an and one vs the Milwaukee Bucks, 01/21/2021

Thanasis Antetokounmpo with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers
Thanasis Antetokounmpo with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers

Thanasis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks) with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers, 01/21/2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo with a deep 3 vs the Los Angeles Lakers
Giannis Antetokounmpo with a deep 3 vs the Los Angeles Lakers

Giannis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks) with a deep 3 vs the Los Angeles Lakers, 01/21/2021

D.J. Augustin with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers
D.J. Augustin with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers

D.J. Augustin (Milwaukee Bucks) with a 2-pointer vs the Los Angeles Lakers, 01/21/2021

Report: Bulls
Report: Bulls' Thad Young to purchase minority stake in Brisbane Bullets

Kevin Martin, once an NBA teammate of Young, owns the majority stake.

Nextiva Milestone Moments: Washington State comes back, defeats No. 7 Arizona in overtime
Nextiva Milestone Moments: Washington State comes back, defeats No. 7 Arizona in overtime

Washington State women's basketball came back from being down 16 points to takedown No. 7 Arizona 71-69 behind Charlisse Leger-Walker buzzer-beater in overtime. The win was the second largest comeback in program history, making this a Nextiva Milestone Moment. Follow Pac-12 women's basketball this season with the Pac-12 Now App. Download today and set alerts for Pac-12 women's basketball to make sure you never miss a moment of the action. Pac-12 Now is available today in your app store for iOS, Android, and Apple TV.

Nextiva Milestone Moments: Colorado women
Nextiva Milestone Moments: Colorado women's basketball upsets No. 1 Stanford

Colorado women's basketball shocked the collegiate basketball world on Sunday, defeating the top team in the nation, No. 1 Stanford, in an overtime thriller. The win was the Buffs' first-ever against a top rated team, making this a Nextiva Milestone Moment. Follow Pac-12 women's basketball this season with the Pac-12 Now App. Download today and set alerts for Pac-12 women's basketball to make sure you never miss a moment of the action. Pac-12 Now is available today in your app store for iOS, Android, and Apple TV.

Nextiva Milestone Moments: McKinley Wright IV Sets Colorado Assists Record
Nextiva Milestone Moments: McKinley Wright IV Sets Colorado Assists Record

Colorado's McKinley Wright IV set Colorado men's basketball's all-time assists record by hitting Evan Battey for an easy bucket in the Buffs' 89-60 win over California. Wrights' 563rd assist moved him past Jay Humphries and into sole possession of first place on Colorado's leaderboard, making this a Nextiva Milestone Moment. Follow Pac-12 men's basketball this season with the Pac-12 Now App. Download today and set alerts for Pac-12 men's basketball to make sure you never miss a moment of the action. Pac-12 Now is available today in your app store for iOS, Android, and Apple TV.

Where the Lakers rank among the biggest payrolls in the NBA
Where the Lakers rank among the biggest payrolls in the NBA

LeBron James is one of the highest-paid players in the NBA, but the Lakers are outside of the league's five highest payrolls.

Dwane Casey on ex-Detroit Piston Christian Wood
Dwane Casey on ex-Detroit Piston Christian Wood's run with Rockets: 'I'm proud of him'

Dwane Casey is happy to see that Christian Wood - once a potential building block for the Detroit Pistons - is succeeding with the Houston Rockets.

2021 Olympics in Tokyo likely to be canceled due to the coronavirus
2021 Olympics in Tokyo likely to be canceled due to the coronavirus

A big obstacle in the NBA's way is now gone, according to a new report from the Times of London that the Olympics won't happen.

Adam Silver says reported $2.5 billion NBA expansion fee
Adam Silver says reported $2.5 billion NBA expansion fee 'very low'

Of course Silver says that may be low, but will the market pay it?

Tennessee moves quickly, hires UCF
Tennessee moves quickly, hires UCF's Danny White as new AD

Tennessee has hired UCF AD Danny White as the new AD just three days after the firing of football coach Jeremy Pruitt and AD Phillip Fulmer's retirement.

Scott Brooks relieved Wizards-Bucks game was postponed
Scott Brooks relieved Wizards-Bucks game was postponed

The Wizards were planning to play on Friday night, but didn't feel ready. They are thankful the league gave them a few extra days.

Rookie Report, Volume Five
Rookie Report, Volume Five

Raphielle Johnson takes a look at some of the happenings involving rookies in Memphis, Orlando and the Bay Area. (Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports)

What are the ways Zion Williamson has improved in his career so far?
What are the ways Zion Williamson has improved in his career so far?

You don't need too many reminders about what makes New Orleans Pelicans sensation Zion Williamson such a special, celebrated young player.

Enes Kanter understands why Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum stay loyal to Portland
Enes Kanter understands why Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum stay loyal to Portland

Kanter thinks Portlands current roster stacks up against many of his former teams.

Warriors-Knicks matchup to watch: Draymond Green vs. Julius Randle
Warriors-Knicks matchup to watch: Draymond Green vs. Julius Randle

Draymond and Randle are friendly adversaries.

Lakers vs. Bucks: Prediction, point spread, odds, over/under, betting picks
Lakers vs. Bucks: Prediction, point spread, odds, over/under, betting picks

Our prediction and best bet for Thursday's Lakers-Bucks game.

Here is Kemba Walker
Here is Kemba Walker's new minutes restriction for second Celtics-76ers game

The Boston Celtics will be ramping up Kemba Walker's minutes in Friday's road game versus the Philadelphia 76ers.

Chris Duarte, LJ Figueroa out vs. Oregon State due to COVID-19 protocols
Chris Duarte, LJ Figueroa out vs. Oregon State due to COVID-19 protocols

The pair of Ducks will miss Saturday's rivalry game.

Joel Embiid:
Joel Embiid: 'Marcus Smart just told me that I flail a lot? Come on.'

Free-throw attempts in the 76ers' 117-109 win over the Celtics yesterday: Joel Embiid 21, Boston Celtics 20.

Sasser scores 26, No. 8 Houston defeats Tulsa, 86-59
Sasser scores 26, No. 8 Houston defeats Tulsa, 86-59

Marcus Sasser scored 26 points, Quentin Grimes added 18 points and No. 8 Houston avenged its only loss with an 86-59 win over Tulsa on Wednesday night.

Steph Curry hilariously reacts to being called
Steph Curry hilariously reacts to being called 'Wardell' after Warriors' win

This for sure will turn into a meme.

Wahl helps No. 10 Wisconsin beat Northwestern 68-52
Wahl helps No. 10 Wisconsin beat Northwestern 68-52

Tyler Wahl had a career-high 14 points and No. 10 Wisconsin pulled away in the second half for a 68-52 victory over Northwestern on Wednesday night.

Ursin has 20 points, No. 9 Baylor beats Oklahoma State 77-58
Ursin has 20 points, No. 9 Baylor beats Oklahoma State 77-58

Moon Ursin scored 20 points and the ninth-ranked Lady Bears recovered from a rare loss to beat the Cowgirls 77-58 on Wednesday night.

How Steph Curry can intentionally slow heart rate during Warriors games
How Steph Curry can intentionally slow heart rate during Warriors games

This flat out is amazing.

Tyrese Haliburton: Talen Horton-Tucker
Tyrese Haliburton: Talen Horton-Tucker's play with Lakers is not a surprise

Tyrese Haliburton, one of the best rookies in his class, is not surprised by the ability Talen Horton-Tucker has shown this season.

Grizzlies
Grizzlies' next three games postponed, reportedly after only one positive coronavirus test

It's confusing why the Grizzlies have so many games postponed due to only one positive test - especially given the timeline.

Max Kellerman, Kendrick Perkins believe Sixers star Joel Embiid is the MVP
Max Kellerman, Kendrick Perkins believe Sixers star Joel Embiid is the MVP

ESPN's First Take believes that Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid is the MVP to begin the season.

Laker legend Magic Johnson has Jaylen Brown among top-5 MVP candidates
Laker legend Magic Johnson has Jaylen Brown among top-5 MVP candidates

The fifth-year forward is getting some serious respects out of even rival legends of the game this season.

Brian Shaw recalls Kobe Bryant
Brian Shaw recalls Kobe Bryant's maturation from young gym rat to star

Few knew the late Kobe Bryant better than Brian Shaw.


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