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NEW YORK (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks overcame Brandon Knight's shocking missed layup at the end of the first overtime to outlast the Nets 122-118 in three overtimes on Wednesday night in coach Jason Kidd's return to Brooklyn. Knight made the tying 3-pointer in the second overtime...
HOUSTON (AP) — Rockets center Dwight Howard is out for Houston's game against the Los Angeles Lakers with a strained right knee. The team made the announcement minutes before the start of Wednesday night's game. It was unclear when Howard was injured. He appeared to be fine at...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Tim Duncan and Boris Diaw scored 19 points apiece and the San Antonio Spurs beat Cleveland for the 10th straight time — and got the best of LeBron James again — with a 92-90 win over the Cavaliers on Wednesday night. Manu Ginobili scored on a layup with 18...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Kidd revealed a distrust of the Nets' front office and a desire to get past his messy departure from the franchise when he returned to Brooklyn on Wednesday as coach of the Milwaukee Bucks. It was Kidd's first game against the team he led to two NBA Finals...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pascal Dupuis spent the first nine months of 2014 recovering from torn ligaments in his right knee, a grueling stretch that tested the veteran Pittsburgh Penguins forward's patience and commitment to the game. The comeback barely lasted eight weeks. Doctors...
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The NFL has fined Seattle running back Marshawn Lynch $50,000 for violations of the league's media policy. League spokesman Michael Signora confirmed the fine Wednesday, which will total $100,000 against the Seahawks' standout. Along with the $50,000 for...
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL sent a 17-minute video Wednesday to high school and college coaches nationwide to encourage them to be aware of and act against domestic violence and abuse. Entitled "NFL Call To Coaches — Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Awareness," the video...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — There are stars in the Atlantic Coast Conference who don't wear garnet and gold if you know where to look. The thing is, nobody's looking. Not hard anyway. The ACC's top running back toils in relative obscurity, his muscular brilliance overshadowed by his team'...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Steve Fisher, who turned San Diego State's basketball program from a laughingstock into a perennial NCAA tournament team, has agreed to a three-year contract extension, a person with knowledge of the deal said Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press...