March 30, 2015


WASHINGTON (AP) _ James Harden had 24 points and Corey Brewer scored 15, leading Houston to the road win. Rockets centre Dwight Howard had 11 points […]
March 30, 2015


NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Anthony Davis had 28 points and nine rebounds, powering the Pelicans to the victory. Omer Asik had 15 points for New Orleans, […]
March 30, 2015

Canadian men learn identity of first World Cup qualifying opponent

ROSEAU, Dominica _ Canada will start its 2018 World Cup qualifying road against CONCACAF minnow Dominica. Dominica, ranked No. 181 in the world by FIFA, disposed […]
March 30, 2015

LeBron James scored 20 points and Cavaliers slip past lowly 76ers 87 86

CLEVELAND _ The Cleveland Cavaliers won’t get style points for Sunday’s 87-86 win over the Philadelphia 76ers. And that’s just fine with LeBron James. Moving 2 […]
March 29, 2015

Ex NBA coach Musselman excited about chance to impact lives of young men in new Nevada job

By Scott Sonner THE ASSOCIATED PRESS RENO, Nev. _ Former NBA coach Eric Musselman says one of the things he’s looking forward to most about his […]
March 25, 2015

Usain Bolt returns to run in New York for 1st time since setting world record in 100 metres

NEW YORK _ Usain Bolt will run in New York for the first time since he set the world record in the 100 metres in 2008. […]
March 23, 2015

Mo Williams scores 24 points and Hornets upend Timberwolves 109 98

MINNEAPOLIS _ Mo Williams didn’t spend enough time in a Timberwolves uniform to make Sunday night’s game at Target Center feel like a big Minnesota homecoming. […]
March 22, 2015

Princeton stays unbeaten with President Obama in attendance

COLLEGE PARK, Md. _ Princeton remained undefeated with President Barack Obama looking on giving the Ivy League its second win in the NCAA Tournament history. Sylvia […]
March 21, 2015

Serena Williams withdraws with knee injury before semifinal at Indian Wells

By Beth Harris THE ASSOCIATED PRESS INDIAN WELLS, Calif. _ Serena Williams withdrew before her semifinal at the BNP Paribas Open on Friday night with a […]
March 21, 2015

Jeff Green scores 23, Mike Conley 21 as Grizzlies beat Trail Blazers 97 86; Aldridge hurt

By Clay Bailey THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MEMPHIS, Tenn. _ Jeff Green had 23 points and Mike Conley scored 21 with nine assists to lead the Memphis […]
March 19, 2015

PM Harper tweets inaccurate picture of NBAers during Canadian Basketball Night

TORONTO _ Prime Minister Stephen Harper shot an airball with a tweet Wednesday night. A post from the prime minister’s official Twitter account showed a picture […]
March 19, 2015

Wade gets 32 and Heat rally from 11 down in 2nd half to beat Trail Blazers 108 104

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ Dwyane Wade scored 15 of his 32 points in the fourth quarter, including a jumper with 13.6 seconds […]