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SAN ANTONIO - Kawhi Leonard had 34 points and the San Antonio Spurs overcame a strong start by the Minnesota Timberwolves for a 122-114 victory Tuesday night. Leonard's fourth straight 30-point game helped him become the first San Antonio player to score 950 points in the season's first…
The Clippers announced that their starting point guard will undergo surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb…
01.18 / 04:06
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NEW YORK - DeMar DeRozan had 36 points and 11 rebounds, Cory Joseph scored a career-high 33 and the Toronto Raptors beat the free-falling Brooklyn Nets 119-109 on Tuesday night. Toronto won its fourth straight game and extended Brooklyn's losing streak to 11 in a row. The Nets have not won…
Dwane Casey has always said he would adjust accordingly when he felt the wear and tear on his stars was becoming too…
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Daryl Macon scored 16 points and Moses Kingsley followed with 12 as Arkansas overcame a 12-point deficit in the second half to defeat Texas A&M 62-60 on Tuesday night. Arkansas (14-4, 3-3 Southeastern) led 61-60 with 26 seconds remaining when the Razorbacks' Jaylen Barford missed…
01.18 / 02:58
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TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Katie Lou Samuelson scored a career-high 34 points to help No. 1 UConn beat Tulsa 98-58 on Tuesday night for the Huskies' 92nd consecutive victory. Napheesa Collier had 21 points and 13 rebounds and Gabby Williams added 13 points, nine rebounds and eight assists for the…
01.18 / 02:57
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LOS ANGELES - The streaking Clippers are down another All-Star. Chris Paul will undergo surgery on Wednesday to repair a torn ligament in his left thumb and is expected to miss six to eight weeks. The team said Tuesday its veteran point guard will continue to undergo treatment and evaluation…
James Harden ($12,300) is the player with the highest salary cap number Tuesday, and he would be a good player to build your FanDuel roster…
01.18 / 00:41
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This is the healthiest Wall, 26, has been in his NBA career. “By far,” he say…
01.18 / 00:33
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Oklahoma City visits L.A. in the second game of TNT's doubleheader. Here's how to watch online for free, with or without cable.…
01.17 / 20:56
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News flash: LeBron James has three NBA championship rings. The basketball superstar reminded Golden State Warriors fans of this fact... Read More…
01.17 / 16:04
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We double our usual three to six takeaways from this game that could matter in…
01.17 / 13:29
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OAKLAND, Calif. - Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors certainly looked ready to trade some more blows with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers come June. The two-time reigning MVP hit five 3-pointers and had 20 points while matching his season best with 11 assists in Golden…
Indiana Pacers guard Jeff Teague figures he'll eventually get that elusive…
01.17 / 03:40
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Things got a little chippy during the second quarter of the Golden State Warriors matchup with the Cleveland Cavaliers on... Read More…
01.17 / 02:35
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NEW YORK (AP) - Malik Ellison hit 5 of 6 3-pointers and scored a career-high 23 points to help St. John's end a four-game slide with a 78-68 victory over DePaul on Monday night. After Billy Garrett Jr. missed a long 3-pointer for DePaul with the shot clock winding down,…
01.17 / 01:11
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DENVER - Nikola Jokic scored a career-high 30 points, Emmanuel Mudiay dished out a career-best 13 assists and the Denver Nuggets followed up their "home" win in London with another at the Pepsi Center, beating the Orlando Magic 125-112 on Monday. Jokic also grabbed 11 rebounds and Kenneth…
After a pair of wins against Indiana and Illinois last week, the Maryland men’s basketball team returned to the Associated Press and USA Today Coaches Top 25, landing at No. 25 in both polls Monday. The Terps (16-2, 4-1 B1G) currently sit atop the Big Ten standings following their 62-56 win…
01.16 / 22:43
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WASHINGTON - Bradley Beal scored 25 points and John Wall had 24 as the Washington Wizards took a page from the Portland Trail Blazers' playbook by hitting 13 3-pointers in a comfortable 120-101 victory on Monday afternoon. The Wizards, who rely less on the 3-pointer than almost any NBA…
The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will meet Monday night at Oracle Arena in the last of two regular-season... Read More…
01.16 / 21:40
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