Tag: NBA basketball

Leonard joins injured George on sideline for Clippers

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LOS ANGELES — Kawhi Leonard won’t play for the Los Angeles Clippers against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday night, joining injured teammate Paul George...

Anthony Davis sits out for Lakers with sore Achilles tendon

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LOS ANGELES — Anthony Davis sat out the Los Angeles Lakers' game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night with right Achilles tendinosis. ...

AP Sportlight

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Hunter’s knee surgery gives Hawks yet another medical hurdle

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ATLANTA — De'Andre Hunter's knee surgery is only the latest medical setback that threatens the Atlanta Hawks' efforts to end a streak of three...

Wolves’ Beasley gets 120-day sentence for gun threat

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MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Timberwolves guard Malik Beasley was sentenced Tuesday to 120 days in jail after pleading guilty to a felony charge of threats...

Rebuilt Suns on a roll, climbing in Western Conference

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PHOENIX — The bubble was encouraging for them and so was the offseason. But the real proof that the Phoenix Suns might be ready...

Dream’s Montgomery retiring following 11-year WNBA career

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ATLANTA — Atlanta Dream guard Renee Montgomery is retiring following an 11-year career with four teams that included two WNBA championships. ...

Phil Rollins, who led Louisville to 1956 NIT title, dies

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Phil Rollins, a starting guard on Louisville’s 1956 NIT championship squad who went on to play in the NBA, has died....

Tests await Heat, who open longest road trip since 2009

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MIAMI — It was only a week ago when the Miami Heat emerged from a long postgame locker room meeting following another disappointing loss,...

Pistons center Jahlil Okafor has surgery on left knee

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DETROIT — The Detroit Pistons said Wednesday that center Jahlil Okafor had left knee surgery and is expected to miss six to eight weeks. ...