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CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — With his team desperate for baskets, Xavier Rathan-Mayes couldn't miss. He scored 30 points in the final 4:38, and even that wasn't enough to beat the Miami Hurricanes. Miami built an 18-point lead and survived the late heroics by Florida State's...
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Michael Saunders stepped on a sprinkler while shagging fly balls, tearing cartilage in his left knee and sidelining him until the All-Star break. General manager Alex Anthopoulos said Thursday surgery is likely but Saunders...
DORTMUND, Germany (AP) — An unexploded World War II bomb has been discovered in the immediate vicinity of Borussia Dortmund's stadium and authorities have evacuated the area. Because the stadium was also inside the evacuated area, the club relocated the news conference of coach...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — All the years he'd been gone and all the thunderous standing ovations he received when he returned to Target Center with the Celtics and Nets, and Kevin Garnett still never fully realized just how much the Minnesota fans loved the franchise's biggest star...
MIAMI (AP) — The collective reaction from the NBA to Derrick Rose's latest injury news was simple: "Not again." And not just for the Chicago Bulls, but also for Rose's 2008 NBA draft class. Forget the obvious disappointment that the Bulls have by their best player and former MVP...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Wesley Matthews scored 31 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 11 points and 13 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the slumping San Antonio Spurs 111-95 on Wednesday night for their first victory since the All-Star break. Six players scored in double...
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — With his team desperate for baskets, Xavier Rathan-Mayes couldn't miss. He scored 30 points in the final 4:38, and even that wasn't enough to beat the Miami Hurricanes. Miami built an 18-point lead and survived the late heroics by Florida State's...
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski is starting to see, and feel, the effects of having a short-handed roster. Jahlil Okafor scored a career-best 30 points, including four in overtime, and Quinn Cook scored 21 of his 26 in the second half and overtime Wednesday...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — His first game in a Timberwolves uniform in nearly eight years was 30 minutes away, and Kevin Garnett was bouncing off the walls in the locker room he called home for 12 years. Minnesota owner Glen Taylor pulled him aside and tried to calm him down. "This is...