MIAMI -- None of this, of course, makes any sense. The horrendous 25-point Sunday loss to the Indiana Pacers and then this snapping of the Boston Celtics' 16-game winning streak.
Ladies and gentlemen, all the wonder of ...Read more
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The big dogs showed up and reminded the Desert Dogs of where they sit in the Pacific Division standings Wednesday.
The Sharks' Fab Four of Joe Thornton, Joe Pavelski, Logan Couture and Brent Burns ...Read more
SALT LAKE CITY -- The second of back-to-back games haven't been too kind to the Bulls this season. Then again, when you're 3-13, most games haven't been.
The Bulls dropped to 0-3 when playing the back end of a back-to-...Read more
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky coach John Calipari likes to say a team without a post presence is a fraud. By that standard, his team was truth and sincerity Wednesday night.
With Nick Richards providing a double-double dose ...Read more
DETROIT -- The last time the Detroit Red Wings met the Edmonton Oilers, it brought out the best in the Wings.
Wednesday was the opposite.
The Wings self-destructed in their Thanksgiving Eve performance at Little Caesars ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Brett Brown has a lot to be thankful for these days.
The 76ers coach has a new-era point guard in Ben Simmons. Brown also Joel Embiid, who can become the league's most dominant post player if healthy. And ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Charlotte Hornets lost a starter Wednesday, but they saved a game in overtime.
Playing without guard Nic Batum in the second half, the Hornets made up a deficit of as much as 11 points, beating the ...Read more
SUNRISE, Fla. -- The puck took an unlikely path to the back of the net. In the second period of the Florida Panthers' 2-1 shootout win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night, Nick Bjugstad performed an act of ...Read more
TAMPA, Fla. -- Coach Joel Quenneville said the Lightning represented the Blackhawks' "toughest test" yet.
The Hawks passed that test, but they didn't quite get an "A" as the fell to the Lightning 3-2 in overtime.
MINNEAPOLIS -- OK, so it's not always easy.
But this time the Wolves had enough cushion.
Up 26 after three quarters Wednesday at Target Center, the Timberwolves allowed Orlando to out-score them 19-1 to start the fourth ...Read more
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The boos still filled Kevin Durant's eardrums during lineup introductions and anytime he touched the ball. During the rare moments that they talked, Durant and Russell Westbrook talked trash and even ...Read more
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas -- It took Kevin Keatts only five games at N.C. State to get a signature performance out of his new team.
It just wasn't a win. It was the biggest upset of the college basketball season so far.
READING, Pa. -- La Salle is about a 90-minute bus ride from here.
For Miami, it's a 1,200-mile flight.
Yet Thanksgiving Eve at this city's showcase, Santander Arena, was a home game for the Hurricanes.
Or, more to the ...Read more
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The angle wasn't pretty.
Wild winger Tyler Ennis was at the top of the left faceoff circle with his back to the net and his skates approaching the goal line.
But he still heaved a backhander at Sabres ...Read more
CLEVELAND -- Having suffered their most embarrassing loss of the season to the Brooklyn Nets -- one that left even the New York tabloid headline writers incredulous -- the Cavaliers seemingly had easy motivation Wednesday ...Read more
ATLANTA -- Los Angeles Clippers point guard Patrick Beverley had season-ending surgery on his right knee Wednesday in Houston.
Beverley underwent an arthroscopic surgery to repair a lateral meniscus, and the point guard ...Read more
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says he doesn't want to be the "poster child for perfection," which was among the reasons he decided to publish his mug shot marking the nine-year anniversary of his arrest at the ...Read more
Denzel Valentine's father, Carlton, is an accomplished coach who played for Jud Heathcote at Michigan State and won two state championships while coaching Denzel at Lansing's J.W. Sexton High.
Valentine's older brother, ...Read more
FRISCO, Texas -- The slumping Dallas Cowboys have lost two consecutive games in blowout fashion.
An offense that averaged 31.7 points in its previous six games, has just one touchdown in 23 drives over the past two games ...Read more
Cornerback Casey Hayward knows the drill.
When the Los Angeles Chargers take the field Thursday in Arlington, Texas, to play the Dallas Cowboys, it'll be a tremendous opportunity. Every football fan near a television will...Read more