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Feb 16, 2017

Anthony replaces Love in All-Star Game

Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks is an All-Star again. The NBA announced Wednesday night that Anthony has been picked to replace Cleveland forward Kevin Love on the Eastern Conference roster for the All-Star Game in New Orleans. It’s the 10th All-Star selection ...

LeBron leads Love-less Cavs to win

Feb 15, 2017

LeBron leads Love-less Cavs to win

LeBron James spent the morning sending a crystal clear message to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the wake of Kevin Love’s knee injury: things will be just fine as long as James is on the court. He spent the night backing that up against an ...

Feb 14, 2017

Jordan, Silver try to held end Knicks feud

Michael Jordan and NBA commissioner Adam Silver are helping repair the relationship between Charles Oakley and Madison Square Garden chairman James Dolan. Oakley and Dolan met with Silver on Monday at NBA headquarters, with Jordan participating by phone, the league said in a statement. ...

Spurs extend historic run to 20 seasons

Feb 14, 2017

Spurs extend historic run to 20 seasons

Kawhi Leonard kept the faith Monday night. Eventually, LaMarcus Aldridge came through, too. Together, the new faces of the Spurs produced a familiar result — a 110-06 victory at Indiana for another milestone moment. With their 42nd victory, the Spurs extended their streak of ...

UConn women win 100th straight game

Feb 14, 2017

UConn women win 100th straight game

Add 100 consecutive wins to the UConn Huskies’ long list of milestones. Given the team’s glitzier numbers linked to national championships, 11 titles and counting, it may seem ho-hum with no added significance. Geno Auriemma’s squad already owns the longest winning streak in Division ...

Knicks stun Spurs in last game of tumultuous homestand

Feb 13, 2017

Knicks stun Spurs in last game of tumultuous homestand

Latrell Sprewell was back in the building and so were many other former Knicks. Then the current team pulled out a defensive performance from its past. Carmelo Anthony scored 25 points and New York salvaged the finale of a tumultuous five-game homestand by beating ...

Durant leads Warriors to victory in return to Oklahoma City

Feb 12, 2017

Durant leads Warriors to victory in return to Oklahoma City

After a roller-coaster of emotions surrounding his return to Oklahoma City, Kevin Durant was glad to come out with a win and move on. Durant scored 34 points while being booed throughout the night, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Thunder 130-114 in ...

Heat reel off 13th straight victory

Feb 11, 2017

Heat reel off 13th straight victory

Two streaks grew in Brooklyn on Friday night. James Johnson scored a season-high 26 points and the Miami Heat won their 13th straight game with a 108-99 victory over the beleaguered Brooklyn Nets, who dropped their 12th in a row. “Coach says it all ...