Los Angeles Lakers (7-2, first in the Western Conference) vs. Phoenix Suns (6-3, sixth in the Western Conference)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Less than 90 seconds into the game, Anthony Davis leaped and slammed home an alley-oop pass from LeBron James for the first points of his home debut with the Los Angeles...
Veteran forward Jared Dudley has agreed to a one-year deal with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Dudley's representatives at Priority Sports announced the deal Tuesday.
Phoenix Suns (19-62, 15th in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (32-48, 14th in the Western Conference)
Phoenix; Friday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Western Conference foes Phoenix and New Orleans square off at the Talking Stick Resort Arena.
PHOENIX (AP) — Devin Booker has scored 109 points in the past two games and every last one of them went to waste.
PHOENIX (AP) — Tobias Harris scored 33 points and Patrick Beverley made two free throws with 33.3 seconds left in overtime to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 123-119 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Monday night.
Avery Bradley sealed the Clippers' 17th victory of the season with a pair of free throws with 1.6 seconds left, after he hustled to control a loose ball off jump ball and was fouled.
Danilo Gallinari scored 16 of his 25 points in the second half and Harris added eight rebounds.
PHOENIX (AP) — The depleted Phoenix Suns gave the Heat a little resistance before normalcy was restored, and Miami became the latest team to win in the desert.
Bam Adebayo scored a career-high 22 points, 20 in the first half, and the Heat opened a six-game trip by handing the Suns their eighth straight loss, 115-98, on Friday night.
PHOENIX (AP) — Passing the ball inbounds at a critical time proved too big a challenge for the sputtering Phoenix Suns. So, Damian Lillard got one final chance.
Of course, he came through.
Lillard scored 40 points, the last two on a driving layup with nine-tenths of a second to play, and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied from 15 down in the final 7 1/2 minutes to beat Phoenix 106-104 on Saturday night, the Suns' ninth straight loss.
PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns acquired point guard Elfrid Payton from the Orlando Magic on Thursday for a second-round pick this summer.
Payton is averaging a career-high 13.0 points and shooting career bests of 52.0 percent from the field and 37.3 percent from 3-point range this season. He also is averaging 6.3 assists and 4.0 rebounds.
PHOENIX (AP) — Troy Daniels knew his shot was going in the moment it left his hands, and he knew exactly where he was on the court — right in front of his former team's bench.
Troy Daniels hit a 3-pointer with 17.6 seconds to play to give Phoenix the lead, and the Suns held off the Grizzlies 97-95 on Thursday night for their third victory in four games.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have traded guard Troy Daniels to the Phoenix Suns.
Phoenix also receives a second-round pick in next year's draft in exchange for a second-round pick, the Grizzlies announced in a release Friday.
PHOENIX (AP) — The NBA has suspended Phoenix Suns center Alex Len for one game without pay for leaving the bench during an on-court altercation in a Wednesday night game against the Grizzlies in Memphis.
The NBA also fined three players $15,000 each for their roles in the altercation — Phoenix guard Tyler Ulis and forward Marquese Chriss and Memphis guard Troy Daniels.
The Suns said Len would serve his suspension during Friday night's game against the Chicago Bulls.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Troy Daniels hit some big 3-pointers for the Memphis Grizzlies in a blowout win, and he ended the game with some fireworks, too.
Mike Conley scored 23 points, Marc Gasol added 19 and the Grizzlies took advantage of the Phoenix Suns' poor shooting in a 110-91 victory on Wednesday night.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Mike Conley had 22 points and eight rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies used a big third quarter to beat the Sacramento Kings 112-98 on Saturday.
JaMychal Green made four of Memphis' 17 3-pointers and finished with 18 points. Zach Randolph and Vince Carter each scored 14, and Tony Allen and Troy Daniels had 11 points apiece.
The Grizzlies went 17 for 35 from long range while avenging an earlier home loss to the Kings.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies were already rolling when Russell Westbrook took his leave — ejected after a pair of technical fouls.
From there, the Grizzlies just continued to pile on the points.
Marc Gasol scored 25, Zach Randolph added 21 and the Grizzlies built their fourth-quarter cushion to 37 before coasting to a 114-80 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Sacramento coach Dave Joerger returned to Memphis and left town with a win against his former team.
DeMarcus Cousins scored 22 points, Kosta Koufos had 16 points and 13 rebounds, and the Sacramento Kings weathered a late Memphis rally for a 96-92 victory over the Grizzlies on Friday night.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The defending NBA champion Cavaliers left an average of almost 71 points per game back in Cleveland.
The result was their lowest-scoring output of the season and a loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.
With stars LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love resting in Ohio, the Grizzlies built an early lead, extended it to 15 in the first half and 25 in the fourth quarter before coasting to a 93-85 victory over the Cavaliers on Wednesday night.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Marc Gasol's second career triple-double didn't mean nearly as much to him as his game-tying 3-pointer late in regulation, his game-saving block late in the first overtime, or his 17-foot jumper late in the second overtime that wound up being the decisive basket.
Gasol had 28 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists, and the Memphis Grizzlies outlasted the New Orleans Pelicans 110-108 in double overtime on Monday night.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies coach David Fizdale refers to the remaining members of his injury-plagued squad as the Nasty Nine.
On Saturday night, it was Troy Daniels turn to fill the void for the short-handed Grizzlies.
Daniels scored a career-high 31 points, and the Grizzlies hung on for a 103-100 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers after Julius Randle three free throws with 5.9 seconds left.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have given up on their first-round draft pick from 2014, waiving guard Jordan Adams in their moves to trim their roster for the regular season.
The Grizzlies announced Monday they also waived center Matt Costello.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have acquired guard Troy Daniels and have agreed to terms with him on a three-year contract, according to tweets from the player and his representatives.
Priority Sports tweeted congratulations to Daniels on his three-year deal. Daniels confirmed in a tweet that "my journey will continue" with the Memphis Grizzlies.
The acquisition was first reported by Yahoo Sports, which said Daniels agreed to terms on a three-year,...