LOS ANGELES -- History? Pressure? Jason Collins would have none of it after becoming the NBA's first openly gay player.
BOSTON -- Kevin Garnett stole the ball from his friend and put the finishing touch on an emotional night with a layup that helped him and Paul Pierce become winners in their return to Boston.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- After dropping two straight games on last-second shots, the Portland Trail Blazers were determined not to let it happen again on Tuesday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
NEW YORK -- Knicks star Carmelo Anthony will be a game-time decision for their Christmas matchup with the Thunder.