CLEVELAND -- LeBron James' quick recovery had flu-stricken fans and perhaps even now-ailing Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue lusting over the effective treatment his star received.
Three-point specialist Kyle Korver proved to ...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- To reach the NBA playoffs, the Minnesota Timberwolves have to chase down three other teams before they worry about catching Denver, currently situated in the Western Conference's eighth and final ...Read more
PHOENIX -- Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Pedro Baez is dealing with a bone bruise on his pitching hand after getting clipped by a ball during a session of live batting practice last week. Baez is still feeling pain when he ...Read more
BOSTON -- No fourth-quarter comeback here.
With the Boston crowd all too willing to remind Atlanta that the Falcons blew a 28-3 lead to the Patriots in Super Bowl LI, the Hawks exacted a measure of revenge with a 114-98 ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- Kyle Korver was single when he fed off Deron Williams' assists in Utah for three seasons. So they spent a lot of their summers playing golf together in Park City.
"A shooter always wants to have a good ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Steph Curry's two first quarter airballs served as an omen for the brutal shooting night ahead for both Curry and the Warriors. Curry took 11 3s and made zero. The team took 29 3s and only made six.
But ...Read more
For the second time in 2 1/2 years, members of the Wild have been diagnosed with the mumps.
With the Wild coming off its bye week and beginning a stretch of 23 games in 41 days, forwards Zach Parise and Jason Pominville ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers waived reserve point guard Jose Calderon on Monday, after working on a buyout with the veteran guard.
"Jose wanted to play and the Lakers were going in the direction of trying to play...Read more
DALLAS -- At one point during his interview session with the media following Monday morning's shootaround at American Airlines Center, Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle had a grim look on his face.
And it had nothing ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Despite thoughts that Arrogate may stay home and run in the Santa Anita Handicap, trainer Bob Baffert said that he is sending his champion 4-year-old to Dubai.
The total purse of the Santa Anita Handicap is...Read more
The Steelers once thought of wide receivers as a dime a dozen and their actions proved that. Rarely since the days of Lynn Swann and John Stallworth did any receiver not named Hines Ward stick around beyond his rookie ...Read more
Early last season, when the third-person references came playfully and plentifully, Bobby Portis had a spirit and energy to him.
In a session with reporters after practice Monday at the Advocate Center, Portis used only ...Read more
(Andrew Bogut and the Philadelphia 76ers reached a buyout agreement on Monday and the 7-foot forward/center from Australia was waived.
But while a league source said the Cavs were the front-runners to sign Bogut, ...Read more
The Chiefs are finalizing a five-year, $41.25 million contract extension for guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, a source confirmed to The Star on Monday.
Duvernay-Tardif, a sixth-round pick in the 2014 NFL draft, has been the...Read more
RALEIGH, N.C. -- For the Carolina Hurricanes, the waiting game continues.
The Canes left Monday for Florida, for road games against the Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning. General manager Ron Francis has said he ...Read more
So much for Friday's expected return against the New York Knicks.
The 76ers announced Monday that Joel Embiid will be sidelined indefinitely due to his left knee injury. With 24 games remaining, it looks like the rookie ...Read more
Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said Monday he did not exert sideline influence in an attempt to have Indiana Pacers forward Paul George ejected from Saturday's game at AmericanAirlines Arena.
In the wake of being ejected early...Read more
The Steelers are getting close to a new contract for two-time All-Pro receiver Antonio Brown and could have a deal finalized this week during the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis.
"I hope so," a team source told the ...Read more
The Maryland Stadium Authority just released a study of potential renovations at Pimlico Race Course, the most significant questions about the home of the Preakness --including the optimal way to redevelop it and how to ...Read more
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Former Falcons defensive end Dwight Freeney is set to enter free agency again.
Freeney, 37, wants to play a 16th season in the NFL, according to a USA Today sports report, which cites an unnamed ...Read more