December 14, 2015

Raptors’ DeRozan earns conference player of the week honours for first time

Toronto’s DeMar DeRozan has earned NBA Eastern Conference player of the week honours for the first time in his seven-year career. DeRozan led the Raptors in […]
December 14, 2015

Serena Williams is SI’s Sportsperson of Year; 1st female athlete honoured by herself since ’83

NEW YORK _ Serena Williams is Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year _ the first female athlete honoured on her own by the magazine in more […]
December 14, 2015

Whether it was 24 or 28, the Heat tip their caps to Golden State’s epic winning streak

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ The streak is over, and the Miami Heat know exactly what the Golden State Warriors are going through […]
December 13, 2015

Dwyane Wade leads late 11 0 run, helps Heat beat Grizzlies 100 97 to end 3 game slide

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ Down by 16 at one point, trailing for the entire second half and staring squarely at what would […]
December 8, 2015

After Bryant’s early tantrum, Cowboys use him late in 19 16 win at Redskins, jumbling NFC East

By Howard Fendrich THE ASSOCIATED PRESS LANDOVER, Md. _ After the game’s 10th drive finally resulted in the evening’s first points, Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant […]
December 8, 2015

Wall scores 26, Neal hits big 3 pointer late and Wizards top Heat 114 103

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ John Wall’s knee was fine. And the Miami Heat thought he and the Washington Wizards got a little […]
December 8, 2015

Ill will forgotten as retiring star Kobe Bryant feted by Toronto Raptors fans

By Lori Ewing THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ The night Kobe Bryant shockingly dropped 81 points on the Toronto Raptors, he said, will go down as […]
December 6, 2015

Caldwell Pope scores 22, Drummond has double double as Pistons beat Bryant, Lakers 111 91

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. _ With the focus on Kobe Bryant’s last visit to Detroit, the Pistons showed they are turning into a pretty good basketball team. […]
December 6, 2015

Jeff Green’s late alley oop dunk gives Grizzlies 95 93 win over Suns

By Clay Bailey THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ Phoenix coach Jeff Hornacek groaned as Courtney Lee’s inbound pass floated toward the rim Hornacek watched Jeff […]
December 6, 2015

Pryce leads Canada’s under 20 women past Jamaica 7 0 at CONCACAF tournament

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras _ Taylor Pryce had a hat trick as Canada’s women’s under-20 team routed Jamaica 7-0 on Sunday in the qualifying round of […]
December 6, 2015

Raptors GM Masai Ujiri joins stars on red carpet to honour Nelson Mandela

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Fighting jet lag and illness, Donovan Bailey still exuded enthusiasm Saturday as he walked the red carpet on […]
December 6, 2015

No LeBron for Cleveland, no problem for Miami as Heat roll past Cavs 99 84

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ Dressed in a navy coat with a gold crest, a resting LeBron James sported a good look on […]