Celtics fans lined up to sign a banner urging Gordon Hayward to ''come back stronger than ever.'' One player wrote his injured teammate's initials on his shoe. The crowd that bought tickets to see him make his Boston debut chanted his name. A few miles away, Hayward was being wheeled
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 16 of his 37 points in the fourth quarter as the Milwaukee Bucks spoiled the Boston Celtics' emotional home opener with a 108-100 victory Wednesday night. Boston, which lost for the second straight night under the cloud of the gruesome injury sustained by newcomer Gordon
LaMarcus Aldridge was unhappy with the Spurs the past two seasons and Gregg Popovich understood why. Aldridge had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and San Antonio held on for a 107-99 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night while playing without leading scorer Kawhi Leonard. ''
Oct 19 (Gracenote) - Results from the NBA games on Wednesday (home team in CAPS) Portland 124 PHOENIX 76 Houston 105 SACRAMENTO 100 SAN ANTONIO 107 Minnesota 99 UTAH 106 Denver 96 Atlanta 117 DALLAS 111 MEMPHIS 103 New Orleans 91 Milwaukee 108 BOSTON 100 DETROIT 102 Charlotte 90 INDIANA 140 Brooklyn
Giannis Antetokounmpo dribbled into the paint, spun to his left and found his path to the basket blocked by Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum. Instead, the Greek Freak fed the ball to Matthew Dellavedova beyond the arc for the 3-pointer that helped seal Milwaukee's 108-100 victory over the Boston Celtics
Bradley Beal threw the best lob of his life to John Wall, and the Washington star finished the alley-oop that the longtime teammates are accustomed to making. The experienced Wizards made the plays to beat the young Philadelphia 76ers 120-115 on Wednesday night in the season opener for each team. The