PHILADELPHIA -- The 76ers suffered another fourth-quarter meltdown. This time, it came to the dysfunctional and seemingly uninspired Sacramento Kings.
Leading by 11 points in the fourth quarter, the Sixers went on to lose...Read more
BOSTON -- If only he had taken Chris Paul out for a few minutes in the second half.
If only he had left DeAndre Jordan in to man the free-throw line late in the fourth quarter.
If only he could have found a way to get ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- It's time for the All-Star break. The Los Angeles Lakers obviously need it.
Kobe Bryant's last trip here didn't produce many memories in a 120-111 loss Wednesday to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
It didn't seem ...Read more
At first, Fred Hoiberg cited Jimmy Butler's ability to guard length at the wing position as what the Bulls will miss most as the two-time All-Star misses three to four more weeks with a strained left knee.
In the next ...Read more
BOSTON -- Some softer story lines embraced the Los Angeles Clippers here one day after they learned their wait for Blake Griffin's return would get a bit longer.
Paul Pierce joked Wednesday that Doc Rivers' rate of hair ...Read more
PHOENIX--Stephen Curry and the Warriors head into the All-Star break with the best record in NBA history at this stage of the season.
Curry had 26 points, nine rebounds and nine assists in three quarters of a 112-104 win ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- The night began with Cleveland saying farewell to Kobe Bryant. Now Cavs fans can only hope they aren't waving goodbye to Kevin Love, too.
Love left Wednesday's game with a left shoulder injury and did not ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Karl-Anthony Towns' 35-point, 11-rebound performance and Andrew Wiggins' 26-point night led the Minnesota Timberwolves back in a second half when they led by as many as six points midway through the fourth ...Read more
Ellen's Submission: Intrigue Next Door [Kindle Edition]Lydia Keane
Ellen Jacobs is a straitlaced grad student stuck in a relationship that isn't working.
When she meets her adventuresome neighbor, Sam, her world is changed.
Now, she wonders how she will handle the challenge that comes from being drawn to Sam.
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Angels have signed former Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago White Sox reliever Javy Guerra to a minor league deal with an invitation to big league spring-training camp, General Manager Billy ...Read more
DETROIT -- The penalty killers came through in spades as the Detroit Red Wings won another tight game.
They claimed a 3-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night at Joe Louis Arena to move into second place in...Read more
DETROIT -- The Detroit Pistons are limping into the NBA All-Star break.
Coach Stan Van Gundy used only eight of nine available players in Wednesday night's 103-92 loss to the Denver Nuggets.
The shorthanded Pistons (27-...Read more
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Shortly before the Detroit Pistons retired his jersey No. 1 and raised it to the rafters Wednesday at the Palace, Chauncey Billups admitted this was never the plan.
"As I went through my career and ...Read more
When Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville walked out of his postgame news conference Tuesday after his team's 2-0 loss to the Sharks, it seemed like an impromptu outburst.
But in throwing his hands up and leaving the United ...Read more
Charlotte Hornets small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist suffered a dislocated right shoulder during the second half of Wednesday's 117-95 road victory over the Indiana Pacers.
Kidd-Gilchrist was taken to an Indianapolis ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The Hawks and Tiago Splitter are considering several options, including surgery, for his ailing right hip.
The Hawks shut down Splitter for the six games leading up to the All-Star break, including Wednesday's ...Read more
The Eagles re-signed linebacker Najee Goode to a one-year contract Wednesday, keeping the four-year veteran off the open market.
Goode, 26, provides depth and is a proven special-teams contributor. He was set to become a ...Read more
Lisa Borders' love of women's basketball and the WNBA can be traced several years back to a luncheon in New York that featured former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.
During her speech, Albright said something that ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Found: Gennady Golovkin's next opponent.
Following an intense search that saw Golovkin's fellow middleweight champions Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Billy Joe Saunders balk, unbeaten Dominic Wade (18-0, 12 ...Read more
PHOENIX -- Warriors coach Steve Kerr is expected to be on the bench for Wednesday's game against the Phoenix Suns after not feeling well after the Warriors' win over Houston in Oakland on Tuesday.
Kerr said he had a ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- For the second time in three years, the Giants and Brandon Belt came within minutes of entering the arbitration chamber before agreeing to terms on a one-year contract.
Belt will receive a $6.2 million ...Read more
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