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Bucks' Parker hurts left knee again, out for year

Feb 10, 2017

Bucks' Parker hurts left knee again, out for year

Forward Jabari Parker tried to get up immediately after falling to the floor with pain in his left knee. But Parker stayed down, even with teammates trying to help. The way the leg buckled without contact, coupled with the grimace on Parker’s face, made ...

Timberwolves sign  Stephenson to 10-day contract

Feb 9, 2017

Timberwolves sign Stephenson to 10-day contract

The Minnesota Timberwolves are giving Lance Stephenson another shot in the NBA. Just how many he has left remains to be seen. The Timberwolves signed Stephenson to a 10-day contract on Wednesday, hoping the enigmatic guard can bring some toughness and experience to a ...

Clippers prevail over Knicks; Oakley arrested after scuffle

Feb 9, 2017

Clippers prevail over Knicks; Oakley arrested after scuffle

The Los Angeles Clippers saw plenty of fight at Madison Square Garden — especially from a former Knick. Blake Griffin scored a season-high 32 points and the Clippers beat New York 119-115 on Wednesday night after ex-Knick Charles Oakley was ejected and arrested in ...

Feb 9, 2017

Warriors guard Curry rips Trump

Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry stepped gamely into the political fray on Wednesday, responding to Under Armour apparel company chief Kevin Plank’s description of President Donald Trump as a “real asset” to the country. “I agree with that description, if you remove the ...

Blazers shine late in win over Mavs

Feb 8, 2017

Blazers shine late in win over Mavs

On a night Dirk Nowitzki turned back the clock for the Dallas Mavericks, C.J. McCollum had the final answer. McCollum scored 32 points, the last two on a runner from the top of the lane with 0.9 seconds left, to give the Portland Trail ...

Rodman receives probation for hit-and-run accident

Feb 7, 2017

Rodman receives probation for hit-and-run accident

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman was given community service Monday for a hit-and-run accident he caused by driving the wrong way on a freeway ramp in southern California, officials said. Rodman was at the wheel of a sports utility vehicle in the early hours ...

Cavaliers conquer Wizards in overtime

Feb 7, 2017

Cavaliers conquer Wizards in overtime

There’s always something with LeBron James, and Monday night was no different, from the gimme layup he somehow missed after admittedly traveling . . . to the turnaround, step-back, fadeaway 3-pointer he banked in with 0.3 seconds left to force overtime . . . ...

Celtics spoil Pierce's last hurrah in Boston

Feb 6, 2017

Celtics spoil Pierce's last hurrah in Boston

Isaiah Thomas bumped into Paul Pierce tooling around Boston on Saturday night and then stole the spotlight from the former Celtics captain on Sunday. With the crowd uncertain whether to cheer loudest for the Celtics or for Pierce — or for the Patriots in ...

Diamond Dolphins overcome Burrell's absence to beat Alvark

Feb 5, 2017

Diamond Dolphins overcome Burrell's absence to beat Alvark

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Without injured All-Star forward Justin Burrell’s commanding presence on the court, the determined Nagoya Diamond Dolphins stayed aggressive and relied on all-around hustle over the weekend against the Alvark Tokyo. Nagoya rebounded from a four-point Saturday loss by outlasting the hosts in overtime on ...

Spurs coach Popovich sets record

Feb 5, 2017

Spurs coach Popovich sets record

Manu Ginobili knew how important Gregg Popovich is to the San Antonio Spurs even before the coach set the NBA record for most wins with a single franchise. Popovich earned his 1,128th victory Saturday night, leading the Spurs to a 121-97 victory over the ...