Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings will miss the remainder of the season due to a ruptured left Achilles tendon. The injury, which will require surgery, was confirmed by the team following an MRI conducted on Sunday by team medical personnel.
LeBron James outdueled Kevin Durant in the only battle this season between the two most recent MVP award winners, and the Cleveland Cavaliers won their sixth straight with a 108-98 victory against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday.
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry edged Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James as the fans' No. 1 choice in voting for the NBA All-Star Game, according to results announced by the NBA on Thursday.
Forward Kevin Durant scored 34 points in his highly anticipated return to his hometown, and guard Russell Westbrook sank a layup with 0.8 seconds left in overtime that gave the Oklahoma City Thunder a 105-103 win over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night.