NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has put the labor ball in the players' hands.
In a somewhat surprisingly strong decision, the 32 team owners voted Thursday to “accept the negotiated terms...
MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade says that whenever he would hear the national anthem play before Miami home games, he would take a moment and look to the rafters.
Memphis Grizzlies (28-27, eighth in the Western Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (41-12, first in the Western Conference)
Sacramento Kings (22-33, 13th in the Western Conference) vs. Los Angeles Clippers (37-18, third in the Western Conference)
Philadelphia 76ers (35-21, fifth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (47-8, first in the Eastern Conference)
Brooklyn Nets (25-29, seventh in the Eastern Conference) vs. Charlotte Hornets (19-36, 11th in the Eastern Conference)
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Five days after winning the 3-point competition during All-Star weekend, Buddy Hield’s free throw shooting made the difference for Sacramento and has the Kings pondering...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Russell Westbrook vowed to better control his emotions down the stretch of the regular season. They sometimes get the better of him and he realizes he's under the watchful eye...
ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young had a career-high 50 points and the Atlanta Hawks scored the last 10 points to beat the Miami Heat 129-124 on Thursday night.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A few weeks before the All-Star break, Joel Embiid said he wasn’t having much fun on the basketball floor this season.
CHICAGO (AP) — Devonte Graham failed to score for the first time this season. Even with their star guard held without a point, the Hornets had enough to beat the Bulls.
ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young didn't attribute his first 50-point game to confidence gained from his first All-Star start.
Belief in himself has never been a problem for the high-scoring guard...
DETROIT (AP) — Like many NBA coaches, Mike Budenholzer was worried about his Milwaukee Bucks needing a game or two to get back up to speed after the All-Star break.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will not play this season, though it has not been ruled out that he could still compete in the Olympics this summer.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyrie Irving tried to keep playing through pain, a cortisone shot no longer providing enough relief.
Eventually, he and the Brooklyn Nets decided it's best to get his...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Chris Paul gets annoyed when the topic of the Thunder’s “surprising” success comes up.
Expectations for Oklahoma City were low for many after an offseason during which...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves forward Jake Layman was finally cleared Thursday to return to practice, with his absence at 39 straight games and counting because of a sprained left...
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — When John Beilein resigned as Cleveland's coach, swallowing his pride to leave the Cavaliers after just 54 games, he offered his preordained replacement some encouraging...
1931 — The Chicago White Sox play the New York Giants in the first major league night game. The 10-inning exhibition is played in Houston.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former University of Kentucky basketball star and NBA player Tony Delk will be inducted into the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame.
Phoenix Suns (22-33, 12th in the Western Conference) vs. Toronto Raptors (40-15, second in the Eastern Conference)
Denver Nuggets (38-17, second in the Western Conference) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (33-22, sixth in the Western Conference)
Dallas Mavericks (33-22, seventh in the Western Conference) vs. Orlando Magic (24-31, eighth in the Eastern Conference)
San Antonio Spurs (23-31, 10th in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (36-18, fourth in the Western Conference)
Boston Celtics (38-16, third in the Eastern Conference) vs. Minnesota Timberwolves (16-37, 14th in the Western Conference)
Cleveland Cavaliers (14-40, 15th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Washington Wizards (20-33, ninth in the Eastern Conference)
Indiana Pacers (32-23, sixth in the Eastern Conference) vs. New York Knicks (17-38, 13th in the Eastern Conference)
New Orleans Pelicans (23-32, 11th in the Western Conference) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (25-31, ninth in the Western Conference)
NEW YORK (AP) — It's been a busy week for Stefanie Dolson.
She was part of the NBA All-Star festivities this past weekend in Chicago, as well as being selected to the USA Basketball 3-on-3...
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — John Beilein stood in front of the Cavaliers and emotionally explained why he's leaving. This was goodbye.
But even on his way out, the admired coach gave his...
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed Charles Oakley's lawsuit against executive chairman James Dolan and Madison Square Garden, stemming from the former New York Knicks forward's ejection...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Devonte Graham had mixed emotions when Kemba Walker left for the Boston Celtics.
Walker had become his mentor on the court last year and a close friend off it,...
1951 — In the wake of the college point-shaving scandal, Long Island University drops basketball and all other intercollegiate sports. LIU revives basketball in 1957.
Ireland rugby coach Andy Farrell was walking along a line of team captains at the Six Nations tournament launch in January, shaking hands with each of them, when he came face to face with the man...
Brooklyn Nets (25-28, seventh in the Eastern Conference) vs. Philadelphia 76ers (34-21, fifth in the Eastern Conference)
Miami Heat (35-19, fourth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Atlanta Hawks (15-41, 14th in the Eastern Conference)
Memphis Grizzlies (28-26, eighth in the Western Conference) vs. Sacramento Kings (21-33, 13th in the Western Conference)
Charlotte Hornets (18-36, 11th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (19-36, 10th in the Eastern Conference)
Milwaukee Bucks (46-8, first in the Eastern Conference) vs. Detroit Pistons (19-38, 12th in the Eastern Conference)
Houston Rockets (34-20, fifth in the Western Conference) vs. Golden State Warriors (12-43, 15th in the Western Conference)
NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving won't play in the Brooklyn Nets' first game after the All-Star break because of more trouble with his right shoulder that sidelined him earlier this season.
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) — Unique McLean tallied 14 points and 12 rebounds to lift St. Francis (N.Y.) to an 87-77 win over Long Island University on Tuesday night in the 45th annual Battle of...
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Pistons and Reggie Jackson have agreed on a contract buyout, paving the way for the veteran guard to sign with another team.
Chris Bosh is not hiding his frustration about not being a finalist for this year’s enshrinement class for the Basketball Hall of Fame.
The former Miami and Toronto forward released a video...
The NCAA moved back the 3-point line this season to create more room in the lane and cut down on the barrage of 3s in college basketball.
Shooting percentages are down, historically low....