Portland guard Damian Lillard was a unanimous selection to the NBA All-Rookie first team, the NBA said Tuesday.
Kentucky freshman Nerlens Noel, whose season was cut short by a knee injury, announced Monday he was entering the NBA draft.
Kobe Bryant scored 30 points Tuesday, 23 in the fourth quarter, to lift the Los Angeles Lakers to a 104-96 victory over the visiting New Orleans Hornets.
A second defendant convicted in a plot to attack a military center in Seattle was sentenced Monday to 17 years in federal prison.
Anthony Davis led a balanced New Orleans attack with 20 points Sunday and the Hornets handed Phoenix a seventh straight home loss, 95-92.
Gordon Hayward gave Utah's playoff push a boost by scoring 23 points Friday and leading Utah to a 95-83 decision over New Orleans.
The San Francisco 49ers have signed a five-year extension worth nearly $37.3 million with right tackle Anthony Davis, a source told NBC Sports.
Michigan sophomore guard Trey Burke won two national collegiate Player of the Year awards, it was announced Friday.
Freshman Archie Goodwin, who led Kentucky in scoring this past season, said Monday he is leaving school and participating in the NBA draft.
Greivis Vasquez and Ryan Anderson combined for 48 points for New Orleans Sunday, powering the Hornets past Cleveland 112-92.