Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young and Denver Nuggets big man Nikola Jokic were among the top performers in Thursday's NBA action.
NBA coaches left Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker off their list of 14 reserves for February's NBA All-Star Game.
Joel Embiid honoured Kobe Bryant and led the Philadelphia 76ers to victory in the NBA.
Joel Embiid made his return for the Philadelphia 76ers against the Golden State Warriors.
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James recounted how Kobe Bryant inspired him after overtaking the NBA icon in career points.
The Los Angeles Lakers failed to sweeten a special occasion for LeBron James, losing to the Philadelphia 76ers.
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James climbed into third for most all-time points in the NBA.
Three newcomers were selected to start the 2020 NBA All-Star Game, but Jimmy Butler and Ben Simmons missed out.
Zion Williamson lived up to expectations as the Los Angeles Lakers and the Houston Rockets both won in the NBA.
An epic Monday in the NBA served up surprise losses, overtime thrillers and brilliant displays from Ben Simmons and Damian Lillard.