Basketball

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant did not return for the second half against the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night after twisting his right ankle. The Thunder said Durant had a mild right ankle sprain. The reigning NBA MVP grabbed his ankle...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant has not returned for the start of the third quarter against the Golden State Warriors after twisting his right ankle at the end of the first half. The Thunder say Durant had a mild ankle sprain and would not return...
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of their last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another title. "Welcome to Rajon Rondo the newest member of the...
BOSTON (AP) — The Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of Boston's last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another title. The Celtics will send Rondo and forward Dwight...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis coach Dave Joerger is constantly thinking of new plays for his Grizzlies or tweaking something he saw another team that might benefit his squad. He just needs a better way of remembering that nugget of information. "I'm not very smart," Joerger said...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A person with direct knowledge of the situation says Milwaukee Bucks rookie Jabari Parker will miss the rest of the season with a left knee injury. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday on condition of anonymity because no one was authorized to...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A person with direct knowledge of the situation says Milwaukee Bucks rookie Jabari Parker will miss the rest of the season with a left knee injury. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday on condition of anonymity because no one was authorized to...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Pelicans forward Anthony Davis is back in New Orleans' lineup against the Utah Jazz, five nights after being sidelined by a mysterious chest injury. Speaking shortly before tip-off Tuesday night, Davis said he remains unsure what caused the injury that sent...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — All these years, Kobe Bryant has been chasing Michael Jordan. The bar doesn't get any higher than that. And after Bryant passed Jordan for third on the NBA's career scoring list in the Los Angeles Lakers' 100-94 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday...