SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016, 6:03 P.M.
Steve Kerr could have used a little more notice on this one. A heads-up about Draymond Green’s suspension sure would have been preferable and far more convenient for his planning …
SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2016, 6:34 P.M.
Falling just short after coming so far can be gut-wrenching, an experience that can haunt a player long after his days on the court are over.
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 11:08 P.M.
LeBron James said Game 4 was another “do-or-die” scenario for the Cleveland Cavaliers.
FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016, 7:25 P.M.
Brooks Thompson, a first-round NBA draft pick and former Texas-San Antonio men’s basketball coach, has died. He was 45.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2016, 11:14 P.M.
LeBron James scored 32 points, Kyrie Irving added 30 and the Cleveland Cavaliers, pushed for 48 minutes by a delirious, championship-starved crowd, hammered the Golden State Warriors 120-90 in Game …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2016, 6:50 P.M.
New Orleans Pelicans general manager Dell Demps says he’s hired former NBA player and front office executive Danny Ferry as a special adviser.
TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2016, 7:08 P.M.
Tiger Woods said on his website that he is not ready for tournament competition and will skip the U.S. Open next week, along with his Quicken Loans National the following …
TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2016, 6:44 P.M.
Already underdogs, the Cavaliers may also be undermanned for Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2016, 11:12 P.M.
Draymond Green had 28 points with five 3-pointers, seven rebounds and five assists, while MVP Stephen Curry scored 18 points despite foul trouble, and Golden State thoroughly overwhelmed Cleveland 110-77 …
SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2016, 10:20 P.M.
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers know what’s being whispered – and sometimes shouted – at the NBA Finals. The Cavaliers play in the Eastern Conference, they say. They haven’t …
FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 2016, 10:44 P.M.
Shaun Livingston put up nearly 100 free throws at the end of Friday’s NBA Finals practice, and that is somewhere around his norm.
FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 2016, 4:42 P.M.
Game 1 of the NBA Finals between Golden State and Cleveland was the most-watched and highest-rated opening game on ABC, with 19.2 million people tuning in for an 11.1 U.S. …
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016, 11:11 P.M.
Stephen Curry’s “Strength In Numbers” supporting cast made all the timely shots and all the difference for the defending champions in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016, 7:26 P.M.
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The AP that the Toronto Raptors have agreed to terms with coach
THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2016, 7:14 P.M.
The New York Knicks have hired Jeff Hornacek, who emerged last month as Phil Jackson’s surprising coaching choice.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 1, 2016, 7:50 P.M.
TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2016, 6:48 P.M.
The Blues announced that Ken Hitchcock will be back in 2016-17 on a one-year contract extension, and then the head coach made known that it will be his last season …
MONDAY, MAY 30, 2016, 11:12 P.M.
Stephen Curry dribbled every which way and drained yet another 3-pointer in the waning moments, pulled his jersey up into his mouth and yelled to the rafters in triumph once …
MONDAY, MAY 30, 2016, 11:11 P.M.
The Golden State Warriors’ historic season goes on, with just one team left to beat.
SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2016, 6:18 P.M.
Bryce Dejean-Jones had a bright future in the NBA, the league commissioner said following the death of the New Orleans Pelicans guard who was shot after kicking down the door …
SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2016, 6:18 P.M.
Federal and state forces mounted an operation Sunday to find kidnapped Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido, who was abducted in the crime-plagued northern border state of Tamaulipas.
SUNDAY, MAY 29, 2016, 5:32 P.M.
NBA stars Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks and Kristaps Porzingis of the New York Knicks battled it out in Athens in a game of streetball Sunday, watched by a …
SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2016, 5:24 P.M.
New Orleans Pelicans guard Bryce Dejean-Jones was fatally shot after breaking down the door to a Dallas apartment, authorities said Saturday.
FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2016, 11:48 P.M.
LeBron James scored 33 points, Kevin Love had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers advanced to their second straight NBA Finals by beating the Toronto Raptors 113-87 …
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2016, 10:30 P.M.
“We ain’t going home! We’re not going home!” Stephen Curry screamed at the top of his lungs.
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2016, 10:04 P.M.
Bryan Rust scored a pair of second-period goals and Matt Murray stopped 16 shots to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game …
THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2016, 6:17 P.M.
Mike D’Antoni is headed to Houston to try his “Seven Seconds or Less” offense with James Harden, one of the NBA’s most explosive offensive threats.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2016, 9:01 P.M.
LeBron James scored 23 points then grabbed a seat, Kevin Love scored 25, and the Cleveland Cavaliers unleashed tenacious defense on Toronto to regain control of the Eastern Conference finals …
WEDNESDAY, MAY 25, 2016, 7:52 P.M.
The Memphis Grizzlies are ready to make another assistant coach a first-time NBA head coach after offering their job to Miami Heat assistant David Fizdale, according to a person familiar …
TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2016, 9:45 P.M.
Russell Westbrook had 36 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Golden State Warriors 118-94 on Tuesday night in Oklahoma City to take a …