Spurs hit milestones in lopsided win over Mavs
DENVER (AP) Danilo Gallinari scored 33 points Friday night, and the Denver Nuggets rallied for a 115-110 victory against Chicago after the Bulls lost All-Star Jimmy Butler to a sprained left knee.
Don’t blame Chicago Bulls fans for thinking the worst when Jimmy Butler was being rolled off the floor in a chair after a hard fall. They’ve had plenty of experience watching another star suffer serious injuries.
There is no more evidence for the situation in which ostracized NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel finds himself than his father’s own comments.
Popping off? Salah Mejri swears he didn’t after dunk in blowout
Kevin Love describes injury that knocked him out of game against Boston Celtics
The Anaheim Ducks wanted to make a statement Friday night against the Arizona Coyotes after losing their first three meetings this season. Since Anaheim entered with a slim lead over Arizona for the third and final automatic postseason berth in the Pa…
Triangle makes Knicks unlikely free-agency fit for Rajon Rondo
Jameis Winston has been named the 2015 Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Year, as voted by the fans, Pepsi and the NFL announced Friday night.
Utah and Phoenix didn’t appear so different heading into their first meeting a month and a half ago, but that winter solstice contest foreshadowed the Suns’ dark days ahead.
DALLAS (AP) Kawhi Leonard scored 16 of his 23 points in the first half and the San Antonio Spurs handed Dallas its largest halftime deficit in franchise history in a 116-90 blowout of the Mavericks on Friday night.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) A few dozen people were gathered inside a small theater for a brunch get-together, the room decorated with all sorts of military accoutrements. Soldiers past and present were there, some in dress uniform, some decades into reti…
Salah Mejri had something to say to Gregg Popovich during Friday’s game against San Antonio.
Undefeated Mexico tops Puerto Rico for top seed
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Rodney Hood scored 23 points and the Utah Jazz pulled away late in an 84-81 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night despite an ugly offensive performance.
CHICAGO (AP) Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in the canyon between their arbitration proposals.
By the numbers: A buzzer-beater, 3 triple-doubles and much more
Hear from Rick Carlisle as he reacts to Friday night’s loss against the San Antonio Spurs and gets ready to go back on the road to Memphis.
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) Outfielders Jeremias Pineda and Justin Greene had RBI doubles during a six-run eighth inning, and Mexico’s undefeated Mazatlan Venados beat Puerto Rico’s Santurce Cangrejeros 8-4 on Friday night to clinch the top…
Rondo on Knicks: Triangle not good look for me
Chicago lost All-Star Jimmy Butler, and then the game. An impressive rally by Danilo Gallinari and the Denver Nuggets pushed aside the Bulls. Gallinari scored 33 points Friday night, and Denver stormed to a 115-110 victory after Butler left in the se…
A large San Antonio contingent in the Dallas crowd chanted ”go, Spurs, go” during a timeout with the Mavericks on their way to the biggest halftime deficit in franchise history. Kawhi Leonard scored 16 of his 23 points in the first half and the Spur…
Oregon running back Thomas Tyner has decided to take a medical retirement after sitting out all of last season because of a shoulder injury.
Jake Arrieta: Arrieta and the Cubs avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $10.7 million contract Friday night, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports.
Visit RotoWire.com for more analysis on this update.
William Karlsson scored twice to bust out of a slump and Joonas Korpisalo made 30 saves as Columbus beat the Calgary Flames 2-1. Obviously, I haven’t been too spoiled with the goals this year,” said the 23-year-old Karlsson, who entered the night wit…
Angels’ Calhoun has great answer to what he respects about hockey
CHICAGO (AP) Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service.
Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in the canyon between their arbitration proposals. Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract for the highest one-year deal for a pitcher eligible for arbitration for the secon…
Avery Bradley: ‘You should believe you’re going to win until the horn goes off’
Source: Cubs, Jake Arrieta agree on $10.7 million deal
Funeral service held for jump shot pioneer Sailors
Nets figure to become pretty interesting again in February
Cousins after Nets loss: Kings have bigger issue
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) Kenny Sailors, the college basketball Hall of Famer credited by some with being the first to use the modern jump shot, was remembered at his funeral as a deeply religious man who inspired others to always do their best.