Pistons end season with another late collapse

At Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma City on Wednesday night

Oklahoma City Thunder 112, Detroit Pistons 111

WHAT HAPPENED: Kevin Durant's two-handed dunk with 16.5 seconds allowed the Thunder (59-23) to avoid a massive upset and allowed it to ...

Timberwolves work double overtime but still lose

MINNEAPOLIS -- Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman beat a hasty retreat following Wednesday night's 136-130 double-overtime loss to Utah, making a direct exit toward the locker room while his players threw T-shirts into the Target Center crowd on fan ...

76ers win finale while Heat takes a rest

MIAMI -- They rose as one, 12 strong, and exhaled before walking into the visitors' locker room.

As the final seconds ticked off on one of the worst seasons in franchise history, the 76ers went full circle with a 100-87 victory over the ...

Bryant doesn't stick around for Lakers' finale

SAN ANTONIO -- Finally.

The Los Angeles Lakers crawled past the finish line Wednesday, kissing goodbye to the 2013-14 season (without any further injuries) in a 113-100 victory over the half-interested San Antonio Spurs at AT&T Center.

After a ...

Clippers' Griffin suspended for last game

PORTLAND, Ore. -- The NBA announced Wednesday that Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin was suspended one game without pay for getting his 16th technical foul of the season.

Griffin didn't play in the Clippers' regular-season finale ...

Hawks take a rest, still defeat lowly Bucks

MILWAUKEE -- In the regular-season finale, a game that meant nothing, the Hawks accomplished one thing. They escaped uninjured.

Now, it's on to the playoffs.

The Hawks rested their regular starters for much of the game. They still defeated the ...