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  • Michael Jordan returns home, meets with hurricane victims

    Michael Jordan returns home, meets with hurricane victims

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 5:52 PM EST2018-11-20 22:52:11 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:24 PM EST2018-11-21 01:24:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan greets people and hands out food for Thanksgiving to members of the community in Wilmington, N.C., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan greets people and hands out food for Thanksgiving to members of the community in Wilmington, N.C., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018.
    Michael Jordan returns to his hometown of Wilmington, North Carolina, meets with some hurricane victims who benefited from his $2 million donation.
    Michael Jordan returns to his hometown of Wilmington, North Carolina, meets with some hurricane victims who benefited from his $2 million donation.
  • Not a villain but a champ: LeBron awaits Cleveland reunion

    Not a villain but a champ: LeBron awaits Cleveland reunion

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 5:12 PM EST2018-11-20 22:12:36 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:24 PM EST2018-11-21 01:24:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, file photo, a Cleveland Cavaliers fan yells at Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Cleveland. For the first time since leaving as ...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, file photo, a Cleveland Cavaliers fan yells at Miami Heat forward LeBron James (6) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Cleveland. For the first time since leaving as ...
    LeBron set for another homecoming in return to Cleveland _ this time with Lakers and without the anger.
    LeBron set for another homecoming in return to Cleveland _ this time with Lakers and without the anger.
  • Dwyane Wade returns to Miami Heat after birth of child

    Dwyane Wade returns to Miami Heat after birth of child

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 12:12 PM EST2018-11-20 17:12:03 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:13 PM EST2018-11-21 01:13:04 GMT
    Dwyane Wade has rejoined the Miami Heat after birth of his daughter, will play against Brooklyn Nets.
    Dwyane Wade has rejoined the Miami Heat after birth of his daughter, will play against Brooklyn Nets.
  • Cavaliers, J.R. Smith parting ways amid stormy season

    Cavaliers, J.R. Smith parting ways amid stormy season

    Tuesday, November 20 2018 2:02 PM EST2018-11-20 19:02:07 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:06 PM EST2018-11-21 01:06:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith (5) speaks during an press conference following the basketball team's practice during the NBA Finals, in Cleveland. Disgruntled Cavaliers forwa...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - In this June 7, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers guard JR Smith (5) speaks during an press conference following the basketball team's practice during the NBA Finals, in Cleveland. Disgruntled Cavaliers forwa...
    Cleveland Cavaliers part ways with disgruntled forward J.R. Smith in latest upheaval in losing season.
    Cleveland Cavaliers part ways with disgruntled forward J.R. Smith in latest upheaval in losing season.
  • Duke steady at No. 1 as Villanova tumbles from Top 25

    Duke steady at No. 1 as Villanova tumbles from Top 25

    Monday, November 19 2018 12:21 PM EST2018-11-19 17:21:44 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 11:33 AM EST2018-11-20 16:33:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson). Villanova head coach Jay Wright reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Furman, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Villanova, Pa. Furman won 76-68 in overtime.(AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson). Villanova head coach Jay Wright reacts during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Furman, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Villanova, Pa. Furman won 76-68 in overtime.
    Duke and Kansas remained entrenched atop the AP Top 25 on Monday, while Villanova and Syracuse tumbled all the way out after each lost a pair of games.
    Duke and Kansas remained entrenched atop the AP Top 25 on Monday, while Villanova and Syracuse tumbled all the way out after each lost a pair of games.
  • Walker new NBA scoring leader, Hornets top Celtics 117-112

    Walker new NBA scoring leader, Hornets top Celtics 117-112

    Monday, November 19 2018 9:52 PM EST2018-11-20 02:52:00 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 11:33 AM EST2018-11-20 16:33:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving (11) shoots over Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker (15) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving (11) shoots over Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker (15) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Monday, Nov. 19, 2018.
    Kemba Walker scored 21 of his 43 points in the fourth quarter, and the Charlotte Hornets battled back to beat the Boston Celtics 117-112 on Monday night.
    Kemba Walker scored 21 of his 43 points in the fourth quarter, and the Charlotte Hornets battled back to beat the Boston Celtics 117-112 on Monday night.
  • The Latest: No. 3 Gonzaga holds off Illinois 84-78 in Maui

    The Latest: No. 3 Gonzaga holds off Illinois 84-78 in Maui

    Monday, November 19 2018 7:44 PM EST2018-11-20 00:44:10 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 8:54 AM EST2018-11-20 13:54:07 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marco Garcia). Xavier forward Zach Hankins (35) fights for a loose ball against Auburn forward Horace Spencer (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Maui Invitational, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Lahaina, Hawaii.(AP Photo/Marco Garcia). Xavier forward Zach Hankins (35) fights for a loose ball against Auburn forward Horace Spencer (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Maui Invitational, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, in Lahaina, Hawaii.
    The Latest: R.J. Barrett scored 20 points, Cam Reddish added 16 and top-ranked Duke remained undefeated at the Maui Invitational with a 90-64 rout over San Diego State.
    The Latest: R.J. Barrett scored 20 points, Cam Reddish added 16 and top-ranked Duke remained undefeated at the Maui Invitational with a 90-64 rout over San Diego State.
  • 'Obviously, I'm very blessed': Nets' LeVert discusses injury

    'Obviously, I'm very blessed': Nets' LeVert discusses injury

    Monday, November 19 2018 6:02 PM EST2018-11-19 23:02:08 GMT
    Tuesday, November 20 2018 12:36 AM EST2018-11-20 05:36:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien). Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert (22) is tended to after an injury during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Minneapolis.(AP Photo/Hannah Foslien). Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert (22) is tended to after an injury during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Minneapolis.
    'Obviously, I'm very blessed': Nets' Caris LeVert discusses his scary injury, and plans going forward.
    'Obviously, I'm very blessed': Nets' Caris LeVert discusses his scary injury, and plans going forward.
  • NBA fines Miami's Josh Richardson $25,000 for shoe toss

    NBA fines Miami's Josh Richardson $25,000 for shoe toss

    Monday, November 19 2018 5:23 PM EST2018-11-19 22:23:21 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 8:56 PM EST2018-11-20 01:56:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Miami Heat guard Josh Richardson, left, Los Angeles Lakers center JaVale McGee, center, and Heat center Hassan Whiteside are unable to come up with a rebound during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2...(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Miami Heat guard Josh Richardson, left, Los Angeles Lakers center JaVale McGee, center, and Heat center Hassan Whiteside are unable to come up with a rebound during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2...
    NBA fines Miami guard Josh Richardson $25,000 for tossing one of his sneakers into stands.
    NBA fines Miami guard Josh Richardson $25,000 for tossing one of his sneakers into stands.
  • Notre Dame tops AP Top 25, S. Carolina drops from top 10

    Notre Dame tops AP Top 25, S. Carolina drops from top 10

    Monday, November 19 2018 1:11 PM EST2018-11-19 18:11:51 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 6:04 PM EST2018-11-19 23:04:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Young). Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale, left, breaks away from DePaul's Rebekah Dahlman during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Jim Young). Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale, left, breaks away from DePaul's Rebekah Dahlman during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Chicago.
    South Carolina's run in the top 10 is over.
    South Carolina's run in the top 10 is over.
  • Brian Bowen sues Adidas, associates over corruption scandal

    Brian Bowen sues Adidas, associates over corruption scandal

    Monday, November 19 2018 11:31 AM EST2018-11-19 16:31:42 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 5:24 PM EST2018-11-19 22:24:20 GMT
    Former Louisville and South Carolina player Brian Bowen II has sued Adidas and several of its associates alleging federal racketeering violations.
    Former Louisville and South Carolina player Brian Bowen II has sued Adidas and several of its associates alleging federal racketeering violations.
  • Aldridge, DeRozan help Spurs extend Warriors' skid, 104-92

    Aldridge, DeRozan help Spurs extend Warriors' skid, 104-92

    Sunday, November 18 2018 10:02 PM EST2018-11-19 03:02:32 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 1:35 AM EST2018-11-19 06:35:44 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) scores past Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 104-92.(AP Photo/Eric Gay). San Antonio Spurs forward LaMarcus Aldridge (12) scores past Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in San Antonio. San Antonio won 104-92.
    LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 points and 18 rebounds as the San Antonio Spurs fended off a late rally to beat short-handed Golden State 104-92, extending the Warriors' skid to three games.
    LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 points and 18 rebounds as the San Antonio Spurs fended off a late rally to beat short-handed Golden State 104-92, extending the Warriors' skid to three games.
  • LeBron James scores 51 points, Lakers roll past Heat 113-97

    LeBron James scores 51 points, Lakers roll past Heat 113-97

    Sunday, November 18 2018 8:42 PM EST2018-11-19 01:42:20 GMT
    Monday, November 19 2018 1:35 AM EST2018-11-19 06:35:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James scores during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Miami, Fla.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James scores during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Miami Heat, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Miami, Fla.
    LeBron James scored 51 points against his former club, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Miami Heat 113-97.
    LeBron James scored 51 points against his former club, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Miami Heat 113-97.
  • Walker's 60 points not enough; 76ers top Hornets in OT

    Walker's 60 points not enough; 76ers top Hornets in OT

    Saturday, November 17 2018 10:40 PM EST2018-11-18 03:40:49 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 1:14 PM EST2018-11-18 18:14:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, left, drives against Charlotte Hornets's Cody Zeller during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018.(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, left, drives against Charlotte Hornets's Cody Zeller during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018.
    Jimmy Butler knocked down a 3-pointer as time expired in overtime, and the Philadelphia 76ers overcame a career-high 60 points from Kemba Walker to beat the Charlotte Hornets 122-119.
    Jimmy Butler knocked down a 3-pointer as time expired in overtime, and the Philadelphia 76ers overcame a career-high 60 points from Kemba Walker to beat the Charlotte Hornets 122-119.
  • Lyons leads Furman to stunning upset of No. 8 Villanova

    Lyons leads Furman to stunning upset of No. 8 Villanova

    Saturday, November 17 2018 9:20 PM EST2018-11-18 02:20:45 GMT
    Sunday, November 18 2018 12:55 PM EST2018-11-18 17:55:51 GMT
    (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson). Furman guard Alex Hunter (10) and forward Clay Mounce (45) celebrate after their team defeated Villanova 76-68 in overtime in an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Villanova, Pa.(AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson). Furman guard Alex Hunter (10) and forward Clay Mounce (45) celebrate after their team defeated Villanova 76-68 in overtime in an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Villanova, Pa.
    Jordan Lyons scored 17 points, Matt Rafferty and Clay Mounce each had 15, and Furman stunned defending national champion Villanova 76-68 in overtime.
    Jordan Lyons scored 17 points, Matt Rafferty and Clay Mounce each had 15, and Furman stunned defending national champion Villanova 76-68 in overtime.
  • Young leads No. 1 Notre Dame women past No. 15 DePaul 101-77

    Young leads No. 1 Notre Dame women past No. 15 DePaul 101-77

    Saturday, November 17 2018 4:20 PM EST2018-11-17 21:20:36 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 6:24 PM EST2018-11-17 23:24:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Young). Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale, center, goes to the basket between DePaul's Dee Bekelja, left, and Kelly Campbell during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Chicago.(AP Photo/Jim Young). Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale, center, goes to the basket between DePaul's Dee Bekelja, left, and Kelly Campbell during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, in Chicago.
    Jackie Young, Arike Ogunbowale carry no. 1 Notre Dame women past No. 15 DePaul 101-77.
    Jackie Young, Arike Ogunbowale carry no. 1 Notre Dame women past No. 15 DePaul 101-77.
  • Kyrie Irving scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors 123-116 in OT

    Kyrie Irving scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors 123-116 in OT

    Friday, November 16 2018 10:20 PM EST2018-11-17 03:20:34 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 6:14 PM EST2018-11-17 23:14:15 GMT
    (AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard drives around Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving (11) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Boston.(AP Photo/Elise Amendola). Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard drives around Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving (11) in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Boston.
    Kyrie Irving had a season-high 43 points to lead the Boston Celtics to a 123-116 victory over the Toronto Raptors.
    Kyrie Irving had a season-high 43 points to lead the Boston Celtics to a 123-116 victory over the Toronto Raptors.
  • Butler, Embiid lead Sixers past Jazz 113-107

    Butler, Embiid lead Sixers past Jazz 113-107

    Friday, November 16 2018 10:00 PM EST2018-11-17 03:00:21 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-11-17 21:43:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, right, of Cameroon, drives to the basket against Utah Jazz's Royce O'Neale, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Philadelphia.(AP Photo/Chris Szagola). Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, right, of Cameroon, drives to the basket against Utah Jazz's Royce O'Neale, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Philadelphia.
    Jimmy Butler scored 28 points in his home debut, Joel Embiid had 23 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Utah Jazz 113-107.
    Jimmy Butler scored 28 points in his home debut, Joel Embiid had 23 and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Utah Jazz 113-107.
  • Wolves beat Blazers for 3rd straight win since Butler trade

    Wolves beat Blazers for 3rd straight win since Butler trade

    Friday, November 16 2018 10:40 PM EST2018-11-17 03:40:12 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 4:42 PM EST2018-11-17 21:42:43 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jim Mone). Minnesota Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins, left, drives against Portland Trail Blazers' CJ McCollum during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Minneapolis. The Timberwolves players paid tribute to the mu...(AP Photo/Jim Mone). Minnesota Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins, left, drives against Portland Trail Blazers' CJ McCollum during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Minneapolis. The Timberwolves players paid tribute to the mu...
    Andrew Wiggins scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the Minnesota Timberwolves kept cruising without Jimmy Butler by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 114-96.
    Andrew Wiggins scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 17 and the Minnesota Timberwolves kept cruising without Jimmy Butler by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 114-96.
  • Cal-Stanford Big Game postponed because of wildfire smoke

    Cal-Stanford Big Game postponed because of wildfire smoke

    Friday, November 16 2018 5:10 PM EST2018-11-16 22:10:52 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 3:42 PM EST2018-11-17 20:42:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg). The Golden Gate Bridge is obscured by smoke and haze from wildfires Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in this view from Fort Baker near Sausalito, Calif.(AP Photo/Eric Risberg). The Golden Gate Bridge is obscured by smoke and haze from wildfires Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in this view from Fort Baker near Sausalito, Calif.
    The annual Big Game between Stanford and California that had been scheduled for Saturday was postponed two weeks because of the unhealthy air quality in the Bay Area resulting from a wildfire some 150 miles to the...
    The annual Big Game between Stanford and California that had been scheduled for Saturday was postponed two weeks because of the unhealthy air quality in the Bay Area resulting from a wildfire some 150 miles to the north.
  • Vick again leads No. 2 Kansas in 89-76 win over La-Lafayette

    Vick again leads No. 2 Kansas in 89-76 win over La-Lafayette

    Friday, November 16 2018 10:30 PM EST2018-11-17 03:30:12 GMT
    Saturday, November 17 2018 12:10 AM EST2018-11-17 05:10:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Louisiana Lafayette forward JaKeenan Gant, left, tries to rebound against Kansas guard Marcus Garrett (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lawrence, Kan., Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner). Louisiana Lafayette forward JaKeenan Gant, left, tries to rebound against Kansas guard Marcus Garrett (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lawrence, Kan., Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.
    Lagerald Vick hit seven 3-pointers and had a career-high 33 points to help second-ranked Kansas beat pesky Louisiana-Lafayette 89-76.
    Lagerald Vick hit seven 3-pointers and had a career-high 33 points to help second-ranked Kansas beat pesky Louisiana-Lafayette 89-76.
  • Rockets "parting ways" with 10-time All-Star Anthony

    Rockets "parting ways" with 10-time All-Star Anthony

    Thursday, November 15 2018 6:24 PM EST2018-11-15 23:24:06 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 5:55 PM EST2018-11-16 22:55:54 GMT
    Carmelo Anthony is done in Houston with the Rockets saying they are "parting ways" with the 10-time All-Star.
    Carmelo Anthony is done in Houston with the Rockets saying they are "parting ways" with the 10-time All-Star.
  • Iowa and UConn upset ranked foes Oregon and Syracuse

    Iowa and UConn upset ranked foes Oregon and Syracuse

    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:09 PM EST2018-11-16 04:09:52 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 2:26 PM EST2018-11-16 19:26:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Connecticut guard Christian Vital (1) goes to the basket against Syracuse forward Marek Dolezaj (21) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the 2K Empire Classic, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at Madison Squar...(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer). Connecticut guard Christian Vital (1) goes to the basket against Syracuse forward Marek Dolezaj (21) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in the 2K Empire Classic, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at Madison Squar...
    Connecticut upsets No. 15 Syracuse behind Adams and Gilbert.
    Connecticut upsets No. 15 Syracuse behind Adams and Gilbert.
  • Batkid Miles Scott is healthy and thriving now cancer-free

    Batkid Miles Scott is healthy and thriving now cancer-free

    Thursday, November 15 2018 7:59 PM EST2018-11-16 00:59:36 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 3:52 AM EST2018-11-16 08:52:40 GMT
    (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, Pool). In this file photo from Tuesday, April 8, 2014, Miles Scott, dressed as Batkid, gestures as he sits in the Batmobile after throwing the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and th...(AP Photo/Eric Risberg, Pool). In this file photo from Tuesday, April 8, 2014, Miles Scott, dressed as Batkid, gestures as he sits in the Batmobile after throwing the ceremonial first pitch before a baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and th...
    San Francisco's beloved Batkid is cancer-free and thriving in a wide range of activities.
    San Francisco's beloved Batkid is cancer-free and thriving in a wide range of activities.
  • The Latest: Firefighter on California blaze struck by car

    The Latest: Firefighter on California blaze struck by car

    Thursday, November 15 2018 10:59 AM EST2018-11-15 15:59:22 GMT
    Friday, November 16 2018 1:36 AM EST2018-11-16 06:36:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Suzanne Kaksonen, an evacuee of the Camp Fire, and her cockatoo Buddy camp at a makeshift shelter outside a Walmart store in Chico, Calif., on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Kaksonen lost her Paradise home in the blaze.(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Suzanne Kaksonen, an evacuee of the Camp Fire, and her cockatoo Buddy camp at a makeshift shelter outside a Walmart store in Chico, Calif., on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Kaksonen lost her Paradise home in the blaze.
    Cool weather is helping fire crews increase their containment of the Northern California deadly blaze that razed a town and killed at least 56 people.
    Cool weather is helping fire crews increase their containment of the Northern California deadly blaze that razed a town and killed at least 56 people.
  • Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

    Warriors' Green not apologizing, he and Durant moving on

    Thursday, November 15 2018 2:56 PM EST2018-11-15 19:56:13 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 11:13 PM EST2018-11-16 04:13:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Clippers forward Montrezl Harrell, center, celebrates as time runs out in overtime as Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, left, guard Klay Thompson, second from right, and guard Shaun Livingston walk of...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Clippers forward Montrezl Harrell, center, celebrates as time runs out in overtime as Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, left, guard Klay Thompson, second from right, and guard Shaun Livingston walk of...
    Draymond Green isn't apologizing for his part in a dustup with Kevin Durant, says he and his Warriors teammate have spoken and are moving forward.
    Draymond Green isn't apologizing for his part in a dustup with Kevin Durant, says he and his Warriors teammate have spoken and are moving forward.
  • The Latest: Davidson's late rally tops Wichita State 57-53

    The Latest: Davidson's late rally tops Wichita State 57-53

    Thursday, November 15 2018 1:49 PM EST2018-11-15 18:49:18 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 9:45 PM EST2018-11-16 02:45:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mic Smith). Virginia Tech's Justin Robinson, right, passes the ball as he falls against the defense of Ball State's Kyle Mallers in the first half of NCAA college basketball game at the Charleston Classic at TD Arena in Charleston, S.C., Thur...(AP Photo/Mic Smith). Virginia Tech's Justin Robinson, right, passes the ball as he falls against the defense of Ball State's Kyle Mallers in the first half of NCAA college basketball game at the Charleston Classic at TD Arena in Charleston, S.C., Thur...
    No. 16 Virginia Tech opens Charleston Classic with 73-64 win over Ball State behind Nickeil Alexander-Walker's 21 points.
    No. 16 Virginia Tech opens Charleston Classic with 73-64 win over Ball State behind Nickeil Alexander-Walker's 21 points.
  • NBA promotes 5 refs, including 2 women, to full-time status

    NBA promotes 5 refs, including 2 women, to full-time status

    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:09 PM EST2018-11-15 20:09:30 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 6:15 PM EST2018-11-15 23:15:09 GMT
    The NBA has promoted five referees to full-time status, including two women _ Ashley Moyer-Gleich and Natalie Sago.
    The NBA has promoted five referees to full-time status, including two women _ Ashley Moyer-Gleich and Natalie Sago.
  • LeBron gets 44, passes Wilt in LA's 126-117 win over Blazers

    LeBron gets 44, passes Wilt in LA's 126-117 win over Blazers

    Thursday, November 15 2018 1:23 AM EST2018-11-15 06:23:16 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:55 PM EST2018-11-15 21:55:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, left, reacts to an inadvertent whistle by a referee as Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in ...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, left, reacts to an inadvertent whistle by a referee as Portland Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in ...
    LeBron James had a season-high 44 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists in the Lakers' 126-117 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers.
    LeBron James had a season-high 44 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists in the Lakers' 126-117 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers.
  • Michigan routs Villanova in championship rematch

    Michigan routs Villanova in championship rematch

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:59 PM EST2018-11-15 01:59:05 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 4:55 PM EST2018-11-15 21:55:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Michigan's Isaiah Livers, right, goes up for a shot against Villanova's Joe Cremo during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in Villanova.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Michigan's Isaiah Livers, right, goes up for a shot against Villanova's Joe Cremo during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in Villanova.
    Charles Matthews scored 19 points, Ignas Brazdeikis had 18 and No. 18 Michigan beat No. 8 Villanova 73-46 in a national championship game rematch.
    Charles Matthews scored 19 points, Ignas Brazdeikis had 18 and No. 18 Michigan beat No. 8 Villanova 73-46 in a national championship game rematch.
  • Pistons stun Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

    Pistons stun Raptors 106-104 in Casey's return to Toronto

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:48 PM EST2018-11-15 03:48:59 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:34 PM EST2018-11-15 20:34:22 GMT
    (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Bullock (25) celebrates his game-winning basket with guard Reggie Jackson (1) during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018,...(Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP). Detroit Pistons guard Reggie Bullock (25) celebrates his game-winning basket with guard Reggie Jackson (1) during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018,...
    Reggie Bullock made the winning shot as time expired and the Detroit Pistons rallied from a 19-point deficit to beat the Toronto Raptors 106-104, giving coach Dwane Casey a victory over his former team.
    Reggie Bullock made the winning shot as time expired and the Detroit Pistons rallied from a 19-point deficit to beat the Toronto Raptors 106-104, giving coach Dwane Casey a victory over his former team.
  • Magic come back to beat 76ers 111-106 in Butler's debut

    Magic come back to beat 76ers 111-106 in Butler's debut

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:12 PM EST2018-11-15 03:12:24 GMT
    Thursday, November 15 2018 3:55 AM EST2018-11-15 08:55:17 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Raoux). Philadelphia 76ers' Jimmy Butler (23) drives past Orlando Magic's Evan Fournier during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in Orlando, Fla.(AP Photo/John Raoux). Philadelphia 76ers' Jimmy Butler (23) drives past Orlando Magic's Evan Fournier during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, in Orlando, Fla.
    Jimmy Butler had 14 points in his Philadelphia debut, but the 76ers collapsed late and lost to Orlando 111-106 after Jonathon Simmons hit a 3-pointer with 8.7 seconds left that helped the Magic finish off a big...
    Jimmy Butler had 14 points in his Philadelphia debut, but the 76ers collapsed late and lost to Orlando 111-106 after Jonathon Simmons hit a 3-pointer with 8.7 seconds left that helped the Magic finish off a big comeback.
  • Michelle Obama begins arena tour in talk with Oprah

    Michelle Obama begins arena tour in talk with Oprah

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:58 PM EST2018-11-14 03:58:36 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 8:31 PM EST2018-11-15 01:31:07 GMT
    (Photo by Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP). Michelle Obama, right, is greeted by Oprah Winfrey to discusses her new book during an intimate conversation to promote "Becoming" at the United Center on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Chicago.(Photo by Rob Grabowski/Invision/AP). Michelle Obama, right, is greeted by Oprah Winfrey to discusses her new book during an intimate conversation to promote "Becoming" at the United Center on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Chicago.
    Former first lady Michelle Obama officially starts her national and international tour to promote her new book, 'Becoming,' by sitting for a conversation with Oprah Winfrey at the home arena of the Chicago Bulls.
    Former first lady Michelle Obama officially starts her national and international tour to promote her new book, 'Becoming,' by sitting for a conversation with Oprah Winfrey at the home arena of the Chicago Bulls.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers owner selling Detroit casino in $1B deal

    Cleveland Cavaliers owner selling Detroit casino in $1B deal

    Wednesday, November 14 2018 7:18 AM EST2018-11-14 12:18:55 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 4:29 PM EST2018-11-14 21:29:50 GMT
    Businessman and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has reached an agreement to sell Greektown Casino-Hotel in downtown Detroit for $1 billion.
    Businessman and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert has reached an agreement to sell Greektown Casino-Hotel in downtown Detroit for $1 billion.
  • Warriors suspend fiery Green 1 game for detrimental conduct

    Warriors suspend fiery Green 1 game for detrimental conduct

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 8:30 PM EST2018-11-14 01:30:24 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:23 PM EST2018-11-14 20:23:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Clippers forward Montrezl Harrell, center, celebrates as time runs out in overtime as Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, left, guard Klay Thompson, second from right, and guard Shaun Livingston walk of...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Clippers forward Montrezl Harrell, center, celebrates as time runs out in overtime as Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green, left, guard Klay Thompson, second from right, and guard Shaun Livingston walk of...
    Warriors All-Star forward Draymond Green has been suspended one game without pay by Golden State for conduct detrimental to the team.
    Warriors All-Star forward Draymond Green has been suspended one game without pay by Golden State for conduct detrimental to the team.
  • Rutgers coach Stringer joins 1,000 career win club

    Rutgers coach Stringer joins 1,000 career win club

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:38 PM EST2018-11-14 02:38:11 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 12:23 PM EST2018-11-14 17:23:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). Rutgers head coach C. Vivian Stringer directs her team during the second quarter of an NCAA college basketball game against Central Connecticut, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Piscataway, N.J.(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun). Rutgers head coach C. Vivian Stringer directs her team during the second quarter of an NCAA college basketball game against Central Connecticut, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Piscataway, N.J.
    Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer became the fifth Division I women's basketball coach to win 1,000 games when the Scarlet Knights beat Central Connecticut State 73-44 on Tuesday night.
    Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer became the fifth Division I women's basketball coach to win 1,000 games when the Scarlet Knights beat Central Connecticut State 73-44 on Tuesday night.
  • Things to know about Michelle Obama's book, arena tour

    Things to know about Michelle Obama's book, arena tour

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:51 PM EST2018-11-13 18:51:18 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 10:16 AM EST2018-11-14 15:16:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). Former first lady Michelle Obama embraces a student at her alma mater, Whitney M. Young Magnet High School, on Chicago's West Side, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, a day before the launch of a book tour to promote her memoir, "Becomi...(AP Photo/Teresa Crawford). Former first lady Michelle Obama embraces a student at her alma mater, Whitney M. Young Magnet High School, on Chicago's West Side, Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, a day before the launch of a book tour to promote her memoir, "Becomi...
    Former first lady Michelle Obama is kicking off her book tour at Chicago's United Center, home of the Bulls and Blackhawks.
    Former first lady Michelle Obama is kicking off her book tour at Chicago's United Center, home of the Bulls and Blackhawks.
  • Nets say LeVert could return from foot injury this season

    Nets say LeVert could return from foot injury this season

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 1:44 PM EST2018-11-13 18:44:53 GMT
    Wednesday, November 14 2018 3:09 AM EST2018-11-14 08:09:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien). Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert (22) is tended to after an injury during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Minneapolis.(AP Photo/Hannah Foslien). Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert (22) is tended to after an injury during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Minneapolis.
    Brooklyn Nets say Caris LeVert won't need surgery for what appeared to be severe foot injury and could return this season.
    Brooklyn Nets say Caris LeVert won't need surgery for what appeared to be severe foot injury and could return this season.
  • Bilas: College basketball players will one day be paid

    Bilas: College basketball players will one day be paid

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:29 PM EST2018-11-13 17:29:16 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 10:02 PM EST2018-11-14 03:02:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) and Army's Matt Wilson (14) reach for the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) and Army's Matt Wilson (14) reach for the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.
    College basketball analyst Jay Bilas believes players will eventually be paid, and tells PodcastOne Sports Now that he's not sure top players will forgo a year on the big stage in college to play in the NBA's...
    College basketball analyst Jay Bilas believes players will eventually be paid, and tells PodcastOne Sports Now that he's not sure top players will forgo a year on the big stage in college to play in the NBA's developmental league.
  • Players: Emotions will run high when Casey makes his return

    Players: Emotions will run high when Casey makes his return

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 6:04 PM EST2018-11-13 23:04:08 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 9:11 PM EST2018-11-14 02:11:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Todd Kirkland). Detroit Pistons coach Dwane Casey reacts during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Atlanta.(AP Photo/Todd Kirkland). Detroit Pistons coach Dwane Casey reacts during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Atlanta.
    Detroit Pistons coach Dwane Casey returns to Toronto on Wednesday night for the first time since he was fired by the Raptors.
    Detroit Pistons coach Dwane Casey returns to Toronto on Wednesday night for the first time since he was fired by the Raptors.
  • Jimmy Butler ready to 'grind' and work hard in Philly

    Jimmy Butler ready to 'grind' and work hard in Philly

    Tuesday, November 13 2018 4:38 PM EST2018-11-13 21:38:32 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 4:44 PM EST2018-11-13 21:44:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Philadelphia 76ers' Jimmy Butler poses during an introductory news conference at the NBA basketball team's practice facility in Camden, N.J., Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.(AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Philadelphia 76ers' Jimmy Butler poses during an introductory news conference at the NBA basketball team's practice facility in Camden, N.J., Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.
    With his eye on a title, Jimmy Butler is ready to 'grind' and work hard in Philadelphia.
    With his eye on a title, Jimmy Butler is ready to 'grind' and work hard in Philadelphia.
  • Nets' LeVert sustains apparent severe right leg injury

    Nets' LeVert sustains apparent severe right leg injury

    Monday, November 12 2018 9:48 PM EST2018-11-13 02:48:26 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:43 PM EST2018-11-13 17:43:27 GMT
    (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien). Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert (22) is tended to after an injury during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Minneapolis.(AP Photo/Hannah Foslien). Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert (22) is tended to after an injury during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Minneapolis.
    Nets guard Caris LeVert sustained what appeared to be a severe right leg injury during the second quarter of Brooklyn's game against Minnesota and was taken to a hospital.
    Nets guard Caris LeVert sustained what appeared to be a severe right leg injury during the second quarter of Brooklyn's game against Minnesota and was taken to a hospital.
  • It's done: Jimmy Butler trade to Philadelphia completed

    It's done: Jimmy Butler trade to Philadelphia completed

    Monday, November 12 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-11-12 18:18:31 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 5:33 AM EST2018-11-13 10:33:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Yeater). Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler (23) battles for position against Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield (24) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Steve Yeater). Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler (23) battles for position against Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield (24) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.
    Jimmy Butler trade to 76ers finalized, sending him to join Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons on a likely contender.
    Jimmy Butler trade to 76ers finalized, sending him to join Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons on a likely contender.
  • Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll

    Duke leapfrogs Kansas for No. 1 in latest AP Top 25 poll

    Monday, November 12 2018 12:42 PM EST2018-11-12 17:42:47 GMT
    Tuesday, November 13 2018 2:53 AM EST2018-11-13 07:53:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) looks toward the basket while Army's Tommy Funk (3) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) looks toward the basket while Army's Tommy Funk (3) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.
    Duke has leapfrogged Kansas at No. 1 in the new AP Top 25 poll after its dominating win against Kentucky to set a record for most appearances at the top.
    Duke has leapfrogged Kansas at No. 1 in the new AP Top 25 poll after its dominating win against Kentucky to set a record for most appearances at the top.
  • Embiid scores 35, 76ers top reeling Heat 124-114

    Embiid scores 35, 76ers top reeling Heat 124-114

    Monday, November 12 2018 10:28 PM EST2018-11-13 03:28:21 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 11:21 PM EST2018-11-13 04:21:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid goes for the ball against the Miami Heat in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Miami.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson). Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid goes for the ball against the Miami Heat in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in Miami.
    Embiid scores 35 points, grabs 18 rebounds, and 76ers add to early Heat struggles by topping Miami 124-114.
    Embiid scores 35 points, grabs 18 rebounds, and 76ers add to early Heat struggles by topping Miami 124-114.
  • Minnesota enters women's AP Top 25, top 5 remain unchanged

    Minnesota enters women's AP Top 25, top 5 remain unchanged

    Monday, November 12 2018 1:18 PM EST2018-11-12 18:18:06 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 11:21 PM EST2018-11-13 04:21:16 GMT
    Lindsay Whalen joined a growing club when Minnesota came into the women's basketball poll.
    Lindsay Whalen joined a growing club when Minnesota came into the women's basketball poll.
  • No. 1 Irish start slow, finish fast in beating Penn 75-55

    No. 1 Irish start slow, finish fast in beating Penn 75-55

    Monday, November 12 2018 9:08 PM EST2018-11-13 02:08:14 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 10:31 PM EST2018-11-13 03:31:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert Franklin). Notre Dame's Brianna Turner (11) grabs a rebound over Pennsylvania's Ashley Russell, center, and Eleah Parker (31) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in South Bend, Ind.(AP Photo/Robert Franklin). Notre Dame's Brianna Turner (11) grabs a rebound over Pennsylvania's Ashley Russell, center, and Eleah Parker (31) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, in South Bend, Ind.
    Top-ranked Irish pull away in the second half, defeat Penn 75-55.
    Top-ranked Irish pull away in the second half, defeat Penn 75-55.
  • Rutgers women's basketball coach Stringer nearing 1,000 wins

    Rutgers women's basketball coach Stringer nearing 1,000 wins

    Monday, November 12 2018 1:09 PM EST2018-11-12 18:09:54 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 2:00 PM EST2018-11-12 19:00:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File). FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2016, file photo, Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer shouts to her players during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan State, in Piscataway, N.J. Stringer is one victory a...(AP Photo/Mel Evans, File). FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2016, file photo, Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer shouts to her players during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan State, in Piscataway, N.J. Stringer is one victory a...
    Rutgers women's basketball coach Stringer sits 1 victory away from becoming 5th Division I women's basketball coach to reach 1,000 wins.
    Rutgers women's basketball coach Stringer sits 1 victory away from becoming 5th Division I women's basketball coach to reach 1,000 wins.
  • Louisville fires head coach Bobby Petrino with team 2-8

    Louisville fires head coach Bobby Petrino with team 2-8

    Sunday, November 11 2018 11:58 AM EST2018-11-11 16:58:16 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 12:49 PM EST2018-11-12 17:49:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus). Louisville head coach Bobby Petrino tries to get the referees attention during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Syracuse in Syracuse, N.Y., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Adrian Kraus). Louisville head coach Bobby Petrino tries to get the referees attention during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Syracuse in Syracuse, N.Y., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.
    Louisville has fired coach Bobby Petrino with two games left in a spiraling season that includes five blowout losses in which the Cardinals allowed at least 50 points.
    Louisville has fired coach Bobby Petrino with two games left in a spiraling season that includes five blowout losses in which the Cardinals allowed at least 50 points.
  • James' dunk lifts Lakers to 107-106 win over Hawks

    James' dunk lifts Lakers to 107-106 win over Hawks

    Monday, November 12 2018 12:18 AM EST2018-11-12 05:18:45 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 10:50 AM EST2018-11-12 15:50:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Atlanta Hawks' Alex Len (25) drives past Los Angeles Lakers' JaVale McGee during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Los Angeles.(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). Atlanta Hawks' Alex Len (25) drives past Los Angeles Lakers' JaVale McGee during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Los Angeles.
    LeBron James scored 26 points and dunked for the winning basket in the final seconds, lifting the Los Angeles Lakers to a 107-106 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
    LeBron James scored 26 points and dunked for the winning basket in the final seconds, lifting the Los Angeles Lakers to a 107-106 victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
  • Rockets GM denies report that Anthony will be waived

    Rockets GM denies report that Anthony will be waived

    Sunday, November 11 2018 6:28 PM EST2018-11-11 23:28:26 GMT
    Monday, November 12 2018 10:23 AM EST2018-11-12 15:23:04 GMT
    Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey is denying a report that says Carmelo Anthony's time with the team will end soon.
    Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey is denying a report that says Carmelo Anthony's time with the team will end soon.
  • Williamson, No. 4 Duke pull away from Army, 94-72

    Williamson, No. 4 Duke pull away from Army, 94-72

    Sunday, November 11 2018 3:14 PM EST2018-11-11 20:14:08 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 7:11 PM EST2018-11-12 00:11:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket as Army's Ben Kinker (30) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.(AP Photo/Gerry Broome). Duke's Zion Williamson (1) drives to the basket as Army's Ben Kinker (30) defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018.
    Zion Williamson had 27 points and 16 rebounds, and No. 4 Duke pulled away to beat Army 94-72 on Sunday.
    Zion Williamson had 27 points and 16 rebounds, and No. 4 Duke pulled away to beat Army 94-72 on Sunday.
  • AP source: Jimmy Butler going to 76ers from Minnesota

    AP source: Jimmy Butler going to 76ers from Minnesota

    Saturday, November 10 2018 1:28 PM EST2018-11-10 18:28:59 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 3:53 PM EST2018-11-11 20:53:30 GMT
    (AP Photo/Steve Yeater). Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler (23) gets around Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield (24) for a basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Steve Yeater). Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler (23) gets around Sacramento Kings guard Buddy Hield (24) for a basket during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.
    Person with knowledge of situation tells AP Jimmy Butler is going from Minnesota to Philadelphia.
    Person with knowledge of situation tells AP Jimmy Butler is going from Minnesota to Philadelphia.
  • Durant's double-double lifts Warriors past Nets 116-100

    Durant's double-double lifts Warriors past Nets 116-100

    Saturday, November 10 2018 11:07 PM EST2018-11-11 04:07:59 GMT
    Sunday, November 11 2018 12:45 PM EST2018-11-11 17:45:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, center, grabs a rebound between Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert, bottom, and center Jarrett Allen during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, Nov. 10, ...(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, center, grabs a rebound between Brooklyn Nets guard Caris LeVert, bottom, and center Jarrett Allen during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Oakland, Calif., Saturday, Nov. 10, ...
    Kevin Durant had 28 points and 11 assists, Quinn Cook scored a season-high 27 in place of injured Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors used another big run in the third quarter to pull away and beat the...
    Kevin Durant had 28 points and 11 assists, Quinn Cook scored a season-high 27 in place of injured Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors used another big run in the third quarter to pull away and beat the Brooklyn Nets 116-100.
  • Hall of Famer Jim Calhoun returns to coach DIII St. Joe's

    Hall of Famer Jim Calhoun returns to coach DIII St. Joe's

    Friday, November 9 2018 9:57 PM EST2018-11-10 02:57:39 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:51 PM EST2018-11-10 20:51:32 GMT
    Six years after retiring from UConn, Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun was back on the sideline and back in familiar form.
    Six years after retiring from UConn, Hall of Fame coach Jim Calhoun was back on the sideline and back in familiar form.
  • Jazz beat Celtics 123-115 in Hayward's return to Utah

    Jazz beat Celtics 123-115 in Hayward's return to Utah

    Saturday, November 10 2018 2:42 AM EST2018-11-10 07:42:13 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:39 PM EST2018-11-10 20:39:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks, left, guards Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward, right, in the first half during an NBA basketball game Friday Nov. 9, 2018, in Salt Lake City.(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer). Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks, left, guards Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward, right, in the first half during an NBA basketball game Friday Nov. 9, 2018, in Salt Lake City.
    Joe Ingles matched his career high with 27 points and added a season-high seven assists to help the Jazz beat the Boston Celtics 123-115 in Gordon Hayward's return to Utah.
    Joe Ingles matched his career high with 27 points and added a season-high seven assists to help the Jazz beat the Boston Celtics 123-115 in Gordon Hayward's return to Utah.
  • No. 2 Kentucky rallies past Southern Illinois for 71-59 win

    No. 2 Kentucky rallies past Southern Illinois for 71-59 win

    Friday, November 9 2018 9:27 PM EST2018-11-10 02:27:34 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:38 PM EST2018-11-10 20:38:34 GMT
    (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley). Southern Illinois forward Thik Bol (40) battles Kentucky guard Keldon Johnson (3) and guard Quade Green (0) for a rebound during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lexington, Ky., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.(AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley). Southern Illinois forward Thik Bol (40) battles Kentucky guard Keldon Johnson (3) and guard Quade Green (0) for a rebound during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lexington, Ky., Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.
    Johnson, Quickley each score 15, No. 2 Kentucky rallies past Southern Illinois 71-59.
    Johnson, Quickley each score 15, No. 2 Kentucky rallies past Southern Illinois 71-59.
  • Massinburg scores 43, Buffalo stuns No. 13 WVU 99-94 in OT

    Massinburg scores 43, Buffalo stuns No. 13 WVU 99-94 in OT

    Saturday, November 10 2018 12:17 AM EST2018-11-10 05:17:31 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 3:22 PM EST2018-11-10 20:22:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson). Buffalo guard CJ Massinburg (5) shoots while defended by West Virginia guard James Bolden (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Morgantown, W.Va.(AP Photo/Raymond Thompson). Buffalo guard CJ Massinburg (5) shoots while defended by West Virginia guard James Bolden (3) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in Morgantown, W.Va.
    CJ Massinburg had 43 points and 14 rebounds as Buffalo pulled off another big upset against a power program, stunning No. 13 West Virginia 99-94 in overtime.
    CJ Massinburg had 43 points and 14 rebounds as Buffalo pulled off another big upset against a power program, stunning No. 13 West Virginia 99-94 in overtime.
  • 'Our miracle': Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union-Wade have a baby

    'Our miracle': Dwyane Wade, Gabrielle Union-Wade have a baby

    Thursday, November 8 2018 8:17 PM EST2018-11-09 01:17:27 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 8:07 AM EST2018-11-10 13:07:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018 file photo, Miami Heat player Dwyane Wade and his wife Gabrielle Union-Wade acknowledge the cheers from the crowd during the second half of an NFL football game between the Miami Dolp...(AP Photo/Joel Auerbach, File). FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018 file photo, Miami Heat player Dwyane Wade and his wife Gabrielle Union-Wade acknowledge the cheers from the crowd during the second half of an NFL football game between the Miami Dolp...
    Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and his wife Gabrielle Union-Wade are parents of a new baby girl.
    Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade and his wife Gabrielle Union-Wade are parents of a new baby girl.
  • Florida finds itself again at center of election controversy

    Florida finds itself again at center of election controversy

    Friday, November 9 2018 12:47 AM EST2018-11-09 05:47:42 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 7:28 AM EST2018-11-10 12:28:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum gives his concession speech as he is joined on stage by his wife R. Jai Gillum, right, and running mate Chris King and his wife Kristen Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Tallaha...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum gives his concession speech as he is joined on stage by his wife R. Jai Gillum, right, and running mate Chris King and his wife Kristen Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Tallaha...
    Possible recounts loom in Florida races for governor, US Senate as Republicans hold razor-thin leads in both contests.
    Possible recounts loom in Florida races for governor, US Senate as Republicans hold razor-thin leads in both contests.
  • Fires besiege California city reeling from mass shooting

    Fires besiege California city reeling from mass shooting

    Friday, November 9 2018 10:57 AM EST2018-11-09 15:57:59 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 12:54 AM EST2018-11-10 05:54:38 GMT
    (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A wildfire comes down from a hilltop Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, near Newbury Park, Calif. The Ventura County Fire Department has ordered evacuation of some communities in the path of the fire, which erupted a few miles from...(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). A wildfire comes down from a hilltop Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, near Newbury Park, Calif. The Ventura County Fire Department has ordered evacuation of some communities in the path of the fire, which erupted a few miles from...
    A raging Southern California wildfire has triggered a mandatory evacuation order for the entire beachside city of Malibu.
    A raging Southern California wildfire has triggered a mandatory evacuation order for the entire beachside city of Malibu.
  • At least 9 dead as fire incinerates N. California town

    At least 9 dead as fire incinerates N. California town

    Friday, November 9 2018 2:07 AM EST2018-11-09 07:07:44 GMT
    Saturday, November 10 2018 12:43 AM EST2018-11-10 05:43:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Noah Berger). Firefighter Adrien Mahnke pauses while battling the Camp Fire as it tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutchi...(AP Photo/Noah Berger). Firefighter Adrien Mahnke pauses while battling the Camp Fire as it tears through Paradise, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Tens of thousands of people fled a fast-moving wildfire Thursday in Northern California, some clutchi...
    Harrowing tales of escape and heroic rescues as a fast-moving wildfire destroys a Northern California town.
    Harrowing tales of escape and heroic rescues as a fast-moving wildfire destroys a Northern California town.
  • Ogunbowale, No. 1 Irish open with 103-58 rout of Harvard

    Ogunbowale, No. 1 Irish open with 103-58 rout of Harvard

    Friday, November 9 2018 6:31 PM EST2018-11-09 23:31:03 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 9:32 PM EST2018-11-10 02:32:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/Robert Franklin). Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale (24) looks to pass around Harvard's Sydney Skinner during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in South Bend, Ind.(AP Photo/Robert Franklin). Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale (24) looks to pass around Harvard's Sydney Skinner during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, in South Bend, Ind.
    Arike Ogunbowale scored 30 points in three quarters as top-ranked Notre Dame opened its national title defense with a 103-58 victory over Harvard.
    Arike Ogunbowale scored 30 points in three quarters as top-ranked Notre Dame opened its national title defense with a 103-58 victory over Harvard.
  • Correction: Election 2018-Turnout story

    Correction: Election 2018-Turnout story

    Thursday, November 8 2018 6:19 PM EST2018-11-08 23:19:05 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 6:27 PM EST2018-11-09 23:27:15 GMT
    (John R. Ehlke /West Bend Daily News via AP). Julie Skomski checks in with a line of people behind her on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 while voting in the midterm election at the District No. 4 location at CrossWay Church in Germantown, Wis.(John R. Ehlke /West Bend Daily News via AP). Julie Skomski checks in with a line of people behind her on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018 while voting in the midterm election at the District No. 4 location at CrossWay Church in Germantown, Wis.
    Not on the ballot, but Trump triggers massive midterm turnout.
    Not on the ballot, but Trump triggers massive midterm turnout.
  • Curry injured, Bucks snap Warriors' 8-game win streak

    Curry injured, Bucks snap Warriors' 8-game win streak

    Friday, November 9 2018 1:17 AM EST2018-11-09 06:17:40 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 5:41 PM EST2018-11-09 22:41:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry drives the ball past Milwaukee Bucks' Eric Bledsoe (6) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.(AP Photo/Ben Margot). Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry drives the ball past Milwaukee Bucks' Eric Bledsoe (6) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Oakland, Calif.
    Stephen Curry left with an injury and the Golden State Warriors were unable to recover in a 134-111 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks that snapped their eight-game winning streak.
    Stephen Curry left with an injury and the Golden State Warriors were unable to recover in a 134-111 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks that snapped their eight-game winning streak.
  • Welcoming Whalen: Gophers to start season with sellout crowd

    Welcoming Whalen: Gophers to start season with sellout crowd

    Friday, November 9 2018 1:58 PM EST2018-11-09 18:58:04 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-11-09 21:43:54 GMT
    (Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this April 13, 2018, file photo, Lindsay Whalen, Minnesota new women's basketball coach, holds up a team jersey alongside athletic director Mark Coyle during an NCAA college basketball news conferen...(Aaron Lavinsky/Star Tribune via AP, File). FILE - In this April 13, 2018, file photo, Lindsay Whalen, Minnesota new women's basketball coach, holds up a team jersey alongside athletic director Mark Coyle during an NCAA college basketball news conferen...
    Welcoming Whalen: Gophers to open season with sellout crowd, boosted by fans of beloved head coach.
    Welcoming Whalen: Gophers to open season with sellout crowd, boosted by fans of beloved head coach.
  • Thunder top Rockets without Westbrook for 7th straight win

    Thunder top Rockets without Westbrook for 7th straight win

    Thursday, November 8 2018 10:47 PM EST2018-11-09 03:47:38 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-11-09 21:43:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George (13) drives to the basket against Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul (3) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Oklahoma City.(AP Photo/Alonzo Adams). Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George (13) drives to the basket against Houston Rockets guard Chris Paul (3) during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Oklahoma City.
    Thunder top Rockets without Westbrook for 7th straight win.
    Thunder top Rockets without Westbrook for 7th straight win.
  • Irving, Celtics rally from 22 down to top Suns 116-109 in OT

    Irving, Celtics rally from 22 down to top Suns 116-109 in OT

    Friday, November 9 2018 12:21 AM EST2018-11-09 05:21:09 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 4:43 PM EST2018-11-09 21:43:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt York). Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving celebrates a basket during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Phoenix. The Celtics won 116-109 in overtime.(AP Photo/Matt York). Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving celebrates a basket during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Phoenix Suns, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Phoenix. The Celtics won 116-109 in overtime.
    Kyrie Irving scored 18 of his season-high 39 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and the Boston Celtics rallied from a 22-point deficit for a 116-109 win over the Phoenix Suns.
    Kyrie Irving scored 18 of his season-high 39 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and the Boston Celtics rallied from a 22-point deficit for a 116-109 win over the Phoenix Suns.
  • Cavs' painful season worsening as Osman joins injury list

    Cavs' painful season worsening as Osman joins injury list

    Friday, November 9 2018 3:57 PM EST2018-11-09 20:57:14 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 4:42 PM EST2018-11-09 21:42:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, file photo,  Cleveland Cavaliers' Cedi Osman (16) leans a shoulder into Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker (15) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C. The Ca...(AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File). FILE - In this Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, file photo, Cleveland Cavaliers' Cedi Osman (16) leans a shoulder into Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker (15) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C. The Ca...
    The Cavaliers' injury list is growing with starting forward Cedi Osman sidelined with back spasms.
    The Cavaliers' injury list is growing with starting forward Cedi Osman sidelined with back spasms.
  • A year apart, some country music fans face 2 mass shootings

    A year apart, some country music fans face 2 mass shootings

    Thursday, November 8 2018 8:37 PM EST2018-11-09 01:37:49 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 2:19 AM EST2018-11-09 07:19:25 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ryan Pearson). Brendan Kelly speaks with reporters outside his home, as he shows his Route 91 tattoo, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Kelly, a Marine who was at Borderline Bar and Grill on Wednesday night, helped people get o...(AP Photo/Ryan Pearson). Brendan Kelly speaks with reporters outside his home, as he shows his Route 91 tattoo, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Kelly, a Marine who was at Borderline Bar and Grill on Wednesday night, helped people get o...
    Some of the people who survived the Las Vegas massacre that killed 58 people last year found themselves in a terrifying and familiar scene when bullets started flying at Southern California bar: another mass shooting.
    Some of the people who survived the Las Vegas massacre that killed 58 people last year found themselves in a terrifying and familiar scene when bullets started flying at Southern California bar: another mass shooting.
  • Wildfire devastates California town of Paradise

    Wildfire devastates California town of Paradise

    Thursday, November 8 2018 2:27 PM EST2018-11-08 19:27:19 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 1:47 AM EST2018-11-09 06:47:57 GMT
    (David Little/Chico Enterprise-Record via AP). The massive plume from the Camp Fire, burning in the Feather River Canyon near Paradise, Calif., wafts over the Sacramento Valley as seen from Chico, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Authorities in North...(David Little/Chico Enterprise-Record via AP). The massive plume from the Camp Fire, burning in the Feather River Canyon near Paradise, Calif., wafts over the Sacramento Valley as seen from Chico, Calif., on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. Authorities in North...
    Authorities in Northern California have ordered mandatory evacuations in a rural area where a wildfire has grown to 1,000 acres amid hot and windy weather.
    Authorities in Northern California have ordered mandatory evacuations in a rural area where a wildfire has grown to 1,000 acres amid hot and windy weather.
  • Florida faces prospect of recounts in governor, Senate races

    Florida faces prospect of recounts in governor, Senate races

    Thursday, November 8 2018 9:57 PM EST2018-11-09 02:57:30 GMT
    Friday, November 9 2018 12:48 AM EST2018-11-09 05:48:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum gives his concession speech as he is joined on stage by his wife R. Jai Gillum, right, and running mate Chris King and his wife Kristen Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Tallaha...(AP Photo/Chris O'Meara). Florida Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum gives his concession speech as he is joined on stage by his wife R. Jai Gillum, right, and running mate Chris King and his wife Kristen Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Tallaha...
    Democrat Andrew Gillum's campaign says it's prepared for a recount in the Florida governor race he conceded to Republican Ron DeSantis on Tuesday night.
    Democrat Andrew Gillum's campaign says it's prepared for a recount in the Florida governor race he conceded to Republican Ron DeSantis on Tuesday night.
  • Judge refuses to limit Arizona vote count, sets hearing

    Judge refuses to limit Arizona vote count, sets hearing

    Thursday, November 8 2018 5:57 PM EST2018-11-08 22:57:46 GMT
    Thursday, November 8 2018 9:19 PM EST2018-11-09 02:19:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Christie). A supporter crosses her fingers as she talks with Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Kyrsten Sinema, at a get-out-the-vote event at the Arizona Education Association headquarters in Phoenix,  Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. Sinema is fac...(AP Photo/Bob Christie). A supporter crosses her fingers as she talks with Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Kyrsten Sinema, at a get-out-the-vote event at the Arizona Education Association headquarters in Phoenix, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. Sinema is fac...
    A judge rejected GOP demands to immediately limit vote counts in the razor-tight U.S. Senate race in Arizona and set a hearing on the challenge affecting about 5,600 votes in the state's most populous county.
    A judge rejected GOP demands to immediately limit vote counts in the razor-tight U.S. Senate race in Arizona and set a hearing on the challenge affecting about 5,600 votes in the state's most populous county.
  • Chandler has impactful debut as Lakers beat Wolves 114-110

    Chandler has impactful debut as Lakers beat Wolves 114-110

    Thursday, November 8 2018 1:21 AM EST2018-11-08 06:21:25 GMT
    Thursday, November 8 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-11-08 13:48:49 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, center, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves guard Derrick Rose, left, and center Karl-Anthony Towns defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Los...(AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, center, shoots as Minnesota Timberwolves guard Derrick Rose, left, and center Karl-Anthony Towns defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Los...
    LeBron James had 24 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, and Kyle Kuzma scored six of his 21 points late in the Lakers' 114-110 victory over the Timberwolves.
    LeBron James had 24 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, and Kyle Kuzma scored six of his 21 points late in the Lakers' 114-110 victory over the Timberwolves.
  • Leonard returns to help Raptors improve to NBA-best 11-1

    Leonard returns to help Raptors improve to NBA-best 11-1

    Thursday, November 8 2018 1:05 AM EST2018-11-08 06:05:12 GMT
    Thursday, November 8 2018 8:48 AM EST2018-11-08 13:48:06 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard, left, talks with teammate Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Sacramento,...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard, left, talks with teammate Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Sacramento,...
    Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 11 rebounds in his return from an ankle injury, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Sacramento Kings 114-105 to improve the NBA's best record to 11-1.
    Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 11 rebounds in his return from an ankle injury, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Sacramento Kings 114-105 to improve the NBA's best record to 11-1.
  • Wade misses Heat-Spurs game for personal reasons

    Wade misses Heat-Spurs game for personal reasons

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 12:30 PM EST2018-11-07 17:30:55 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 8:07 PM EST2018-11-08 01:07:19 GMT
    (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Detroit Pistons forward Stanley Johnson (7) reaches for the ball after a dunk by Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Detroit.(AP Photo/Carlos Osorio). Detroit Pistons forward Stanley Johnson (7) reaches for the ball after a dunk by Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Detroit.
    Dwyane Wade missing Miami's game against San Antonio for personal reasons.
    Dwyane Wade missing Miami's game against San Antonio for personal reasons.
  • Fantastic freshmen help No. 4 Duke blow out No. 2 Kentucky

    Fantastic freshmen help No. 4 Duke blow out No. 2 Kentucky

    Wednesday, November 7 2018 1:18 AM EST2018-11-07 06:18:13 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 6:13 PM EST2018-11-07 23:13:16 GMT
    (AP Photo/AJ Mast). Duke guard Tre Jones (3) next to Kentucky forward Nick Richards (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Champions Classic in Indianapolis on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.(AP Photo/AJ Mast). Duke guard Tre Jones (3) next to Kentucky forward Nick Richards (4) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Champions Classic in Indianapolis on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
    RJ Barrett scored 33 points and Zion Williamson added 28 in their first college games, leading No. 4 Duke over No. 2 Kentucky 118-84 in the season-opening Champions Classic.
    RJ Barrett scored 33 points and Zion Williamson added 28 in their first college games, leading No. 4 Duke over No. 2 Kentucky 118-84 in the season-opening Champions Classic.
  • No. 1 Kansas holds off No. 10 Michigan State 92-87 in opener

    No. 1 Kansas holds off No. 10 Michigan State 92-87 in opener

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 10:26 PM EST2018-11-07 03:26:46 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 3:10 PM EST2018-11-07 20:10:55 GMT
    (AP Photo/AJ Mast). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) fights for a rebound with Michigan State forward Xavier Tillman (23) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Champions Classic in Indianapolis on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.(AP Photo/AJ Mast). Kansas forward Dedric Lawson (1) fights for a rebound with Michigan State forward Xavier Tillman (23) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at the Champions Classic in Indianapolis on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018.
    Quentin Grimes scores 21 as No. 1 Kansas beats No. 10 Michigan State 92-87 in Champions Classic.
    Quentin Grimes scores 21 as No. 1 Kansas beats No. 10 Michigan State 92-87 in Champions Classic.
  • Villanova rolls in first game at new-look Pavillion

    Villanova rolls in first game at new-look Pavillion

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 10:26 PM EST2018-11-07 03:26:17 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 2:12 PM EST2018-11-07 19:12:05 GMT
    (AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson). Villanova guard Phil Booth (5) moves past Morgan State guard Malik Miller (11) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Villanova, Pa.(AP Photo/Laurence Kesterson). Villanova guard Phil Booth (5) moves past Morgan State guard Malik Miller (11) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, in Villanova, Pa.
    Eric Paschall scored 26 points, Phil Booth had 17 and No. 9 Villanova opened its national championship defense with a 100-77 win over Morgan State.
    Eric Paschall scored 26 points, Phil Booth had 17 and No. 9 Villanova opened its national championship defense with a 100-77 win over Morgan State.
  • Kyrie Irving fined $25K for throwing ball into stands

    Kyrie Irving fined $25K for throwing ball into stands

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 6:36 PM EST2018-11-06 23:36:15 GMT
    Wednesday, November 7 2018 12:31 PM EST2018-11-07 17:31:24 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray, center, goes up for a basket between Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, left, and center Aron Baynes in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Denver. The Nugg...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski). Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray, center, goes up for a basket between Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, left, and center Aron Baynes in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Denver. The Nugg...
    Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving fined $25,000 by NBA for throwing basketball into stands after loss to Denver Nuggets.
    Boston Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving fined $25,000 by NBA for throwing basketball into stands after loss to Denver Nuggets.
  • Thunder G Westbrook to miss game with sprained ankle

    Thunder G Westbrook to miss game with sprained ankle

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 4:18 PM EST2018-11-06 21:18:53 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 9:58 PM EST2018-11-07 02:58:46 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips). Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) puts up a shot over New Orleans Pelicans forward E'Twaun Moore (55) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.(AP Photo/Kyle Phillips). Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) puts up a shot over New Orleans Pelicans forward E'Twaun Moore (55) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook to miss at least 1 game with sprained ankle.
    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook to miss at least 1 game with sprained ankle.
  • Toss up the ball, college hoops ready for early start date

    Toss up the ball, college hoops ready for early start date

    Tuesday, November 6 2018 4:05 AM EST2018-11-06 09:05:48 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 4:00 PM EST2018-11-06 21:00:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). File-This March 31, 2018, file photo shows Notre Dame head coach Muffet McGraw responding to a question during a news conference for the women's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament in Columbus, Ohio. College baske...(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File). File-This March 31, 2018, file photo shows Notre Dame head coach Muffet McGraw responding to a question during a news conference for the women's NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament in Columbus, Ohio. College baske...
    College basketball season is starting earlier and earlier, and top women's coaches Muffet McGraw and Geno Auriemma aren't thrilled about it.
    College basketball season is starting earlier and earlier, and top women's coaches Muffet McGraw and Geno Auriemma aren't thrilled about it.
  • Cavs sign Drew to new coaching contract for rest of season

    Cavs sign Drew to new coaching contract for rest of season

    Monday, November 5 2018 6:26 PM EST2018-11-05 23:26:03 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 1:20 PM EST2018-11-06 18:20:37 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bob Leverone). Cleveland Cavaliers acting head coach Larry Drew tries to coach his team against Charlotte Hornets' against Kemba Walker (15)  from the sideline during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov...(AP Photo/Bob Leverone). Cleveland Cavaliers acting head coach Larry Drew tries to coach his team against Charlotte Hornets' against Kemba Walker (15) from the sideline during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Nov...
    Cavaliers sign assistant Larry Drew to new contract for rest of season.
    Cavaliers sign assistant Larry Drew to new contract for rest of season.
  • Thunder win fifth straight, lose Westbrook to sprained ankle

    Thunder win fifth straight, lose Westbrook to sprained ankle

    Monday, November 5 2018 10:55 PM EST2018-11-06 03:55:49 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 1:20 PM EST2018-11-06 18:20:10 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips). Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) puts up a shot over New Orleans Pelicans forward E'Twaun Moore (55) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.(AP Photo/Kyle Phillips). Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) puts up a shot over New Orleans Pelicans forward E'Twaun Moore (55) in the second half of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
    Thunder win fifth straight, lose Westbrook to sprained ankle.
    Thunder win fifth straight, lose Westbrook to sprained ankle.
  • Rough road: Brown says 76ers not yet among East's 'royalty'

    Rough road: Brown says 76ers not yet among East's 'royalty'

    Monday, November 5 2018 2:55 AM EST2018-11-05 07:55:12 GMT
    Tuesday, November 6 2018 1:19 AM EST2018-11-06 06:19:59 GMT
    (AP Photo/Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke). Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) drives the ball while defended by Brooklyn Nets center Jarrett Allen during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke). Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) drives the ball while defended by Brooklyn Nets center Jarrett Allen during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in New York.
    The Philadelphia 76ers are 0-5 on the road after committing an NBA season-high 28 turnovers in a 122-97 loss in Brooklyn.
    The Philadelphia 76ers are 0-5 on the road after committing an NBA season-high 28 turnovers in a 122-97 loss in Brooklyn.
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