Carmelo Anthony had 30 points and 10 rebounds as the Knicks defeated the reigning National Basketball Association Miami Heat 104-84 in New York’s season opener.
The Hornets traded Emeka Okafor and Trevor Ariza to the Washington Wizards in exchange for Rashard Lewis, opening space on the New Orleans roster for possible No. 1 draft pick Anthony Davis.
The Orlando Magic remade their roster with a pair of trades, acquiring Gilbert Arenas from the Washington Wizards and three players from the Phoenix Suns.
The New York Knicks are ready to match the Houston Rockets’ offer to Jeremy Lin, while the Brooklyn Nets have given up on signing the Orlando Magic’s Dwight Howard.
Miami Heat teammates LeBron James , Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh don’t make enough money to put them among the National Basketball Association’s 20 highest-paid players, Forbes said.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant may get $3 million to play about 10 games in Italy for Virtus Bologna during the National Basketball Association’s lockout, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.
The Orlando Magic moved within one game of reaching the National Basketball Association conference finals with a 105-75 win over the Atlanta Hawks.
The Orlando Magic and Los Angeles Lakers moved within one game each of reaching the National Basketball Association conference series finals.
Dwight Howard had 29 points and 17 rebounds to lead the Orlando Magic to a 112-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks in the National Basketball Association playoffs.
The Los Angeles Lakers and Orlando Magic completed four-game sweeps to reach the National Basketball Association’s conference finals.