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Showcasing all of the NBA's off-the-court happenings, from celebrities sitting courtside to mascots throwing down dunks off trampolines.        

yesterday, 4:30
Raptors' Leonard out against Clippers with right hip bruise Raptors' Leonard out against Clippers with right hip bruise

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Toronto's Kawhi Leonard won't play against the Los Angeles Clippers because a bruised right hip.

yesterday, 3:43
Kevin Durant says Warriors players will get statues if they three-peat Kevin Durant says Warriors players will get statues if they three-peat

Should the Warriors win their third straight championship in June, Kevin Durant sees a future that includes jersey retirements and statues.

yesterday, 3:42
Gregg Popovich Passes Pat Riley for 4th on All-Time Coach Wins List

Gregg Popovich hit another milestone in his legendary career Tuesday, surpassing Pat Riley on the all-time coaching wins list...

yesterday, 4:55
DeAndre Ayton Solid, but Suns Fall to LaMarcus Aldridge, Spurs

Make it 10 straight losses for the Phoenix Suns. On Tuesday night, the San Antonio Spurs became the latest team to defeat Phoenix, 111-86, dropping the Suns to a woeful 4-24 on the season...

yesterday, 4:49
James Harden, Rockets Get on Track with Win vs. Damian Lillard, Trail Blazers

James Harden had 29 points and six of his teammates scored in double digits as the Houston Rockets beat the Portland Trail Blazers 111-103 on Tuesday at the Toyota Center in Houston...

yesterday, 4:20
Coach Nick Nurse guides Raptors to big win over Clippers day after his mother's death Coach Nick Nurse guides Raptors to big win over Clippers day after his mother's death

“I’m here because my mother wouldn’t want it any other way,” Nick Nurse said one day after his mom's death. He would then guide his team to a big win.        

yesterday, 6:56
NBA-best Raptors hand Clippers worst loss of season, 123-99 NBA-best Raptors hand Clippers worst loss of season, 123-99

Serge Ibaka had 25 points and nine rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors cruised past the Los Angeles Clippers 123-99 without injured Kawhi Leonard        

yesterday, 8:00
Raptors coach Nick Nurse's 94-year-old mother dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse has rejoined his team in Los Angeles after the death of his 94-year-old mother.

yesterday, 8:31
Kyle Lowry, Raptors Dominant in Win vs. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Clippers

The Toronto Raptors continue to set the pace in the NBA , winning their 22nd game Tuesday night after beating the Los Angeles Clippers 123-99 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Kawhi Leonard missed the game while nursing a bruised right hip...

yesterday, 6:42