December 4, 2014


CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) _ Pau Gasol had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Joakim Noah and Nikola Mirotic each posted double-doubles, and the Chicago Bulls sent the […]
December 4, 2014


BOSTON (AP) _ Jeff Green scored 32 points, including a 3-pointer as Boston opened overtime with eight straight points, and the Celtics snapped a five-game losing […]
December 4, 2014


SALT LAKE CITY (AP) _ Kyle Lowry scored a season-high 39 points on 13-of-22 shooting as the Toronto Raptors sent the Utah Jazz to their seventh […]
December 4, 2014


HOUSTON (AP) _ James Harden scored 21 points, and Trevor Ariza and Jason Terry added 16 each to help the short-handed Houston Rockets cruise past Memphis. […]
December 4, 2014


MILWAUKEE (AP) _ Monta Ellis hit a wild, fall-away jumper at the buzzer, lifting the Dallas Mavericks over the Milwaukee Bucks. A night after Ellis scored […]
December 4, 2014

Tiger Woods, out of golf for 4 months, returns to competition at Isleworth

By Doug Ferguson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WINDERMERE, Fla. _ Tiger Woods has more comebacks than top 10s this year in golf. He makes his second return […]
December 4, 2014

Rams’ Cook, spokesman for 5 players, “absolutely” would do it all over again

By R.B. Fallstrom THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ST. LOUIS _ Jared Cook said he’d “absolutely” repeat the “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” gesture he and four teammates made […]
December 4, 2014

Team USA stars off to strong starts with NBA teams after winning gold at FIBA World Cup

By Antonio Gonzalez THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The first time the Golden State Warriors practiced this season, new coach Steve Kerr noticed something different about Stephen Curry […]
December 3, 2014

Hotlanta: Hawks win 4th straight, with Teague leading way to 112 102 win over Heat

By Tim Reynolds THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MIAMI _ Shooting 56 per cent at home, that’s usually automatic-win time for the Miami Heat. That is, until now. […]
December 3, 2014

Beal scores 27, Wall has double double in Wizards’ 111 95 win over Bryant, Lakers

WASHINGTON _ Bradley Beal scored 27 points, John Wall had 17 points and 15 assists, and the Washington Wizards beat Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles […]
December 3, 2014

Lakers coach Byron Scott thinks Kobe Bryant can keep playing

WASHINGTON _ Lakers coach Byron Scott wants Kobe Bryant to keep playing _ and he’s willing to do whatever it takes to keep the star on […]
December 2, 2014

Spurs 109, 76ers 109

PHILADELPHIA _ Kawhi Leonard scored a game-high 26 points and had a crucial three-point play in the final minute to help the San Antonio Spurs defeat […]