Washington State takes nonconference streak to Idaho

Washington State visits Idaho on Thursday in Moscow in what will be the 114th straight year the schools will meet in the Battle of the Palouse, making it college basketball’s oldest continuous rivalry west of the...

LaMelo Ball, Hornets bring Warriors win streak to end

Three Things is NBC’s five-days-a-week wrap-up of the night before in the NBA. Check out NBCSports.com every weekday morning to catch up on what you missed the night before plus the rumors, drama, and dunks going...

Warriors’ seven-game win streak comes to end: Stephen Curry, Golden State shooters lay an egg in Charlotte

The Golden State Warriors raced out to an 11-1 start behind the top-rated defense in the league and an MVP start to Steph Curry’s season. They’ve also played the league’s softest schedule thus far. They’ve gotten...

Clippers rally from 17-point deficit to beat Heat and extend win streak

Clippers guard Paul George drives past Miami Heat guard Kyle Lowry during first quarter action at Staples Center Thursday. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times) The Clippers seemed to be in the clear Thursday night when,...

Clippers lose cool but not win streak, stretch it to five by beating Trail Blazers

So often this season, coach Tyronn Lue has described his Clippers roster as too quiet. But as Tuesday night’s second half wore on inside Staples Center, their agitation transformed to anger. Thwacked on a shot but...

Bulls snap the Nets’ 5-game winning streak

The Chicago Bulls snapped Brooklyn’s five game winning streak in the Windy City despite a 38-point outburst from Kevin Durant. DeMar DeRozan led the way for the Bulls, scoring 24 points on 10-of-17 accuracy from the...

Clippers aim to extend win streak vs. surging Trail Blazers

The Los Angeles Clippers and Portland Trail Blazers have met so frequently in the early part of the schedule that it almost seems like a playoff series, with a third meeting set to go down Tuesday...

Sixers put an end to the Nets’ preseason win streak

The clock is ticking for the start of a new NBA season. The Nets went 2-0 in their first two preseason games, but Brooklyn’s short winning streak ended Monday in a loss to the Philadelphia 76ers....