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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Denmark's Thorbjorn Olesen and Scotland's Richie Ramsay shot 5-under 67s to share the early clubhouse lead on the first day of the DP World Tour Championship. Olesen capped his round with four successive birdies starting on the seventh hole in...
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ferrari has confirmed that two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso is leaving the team after the final race of the season. The 33-year-old Spanish driver had said earlier this season that his future lay elsewhere, amid reports that he...
HOUSTON (AP) — Kobe Bryant had 29 points, Wesley Johnson made key free throws down the stretch and the Los Angeles Lakers took advantage of Dwight Howard's absence Wednesday night in a 98-92 victory over the Houston Rockets. It was the second consecutive win for the Lakers...
TORONTO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 21 points, Terrence Ross had 14 of his 16 in the fourth quarter and the Toronto Raptors beat the undermanned Memphis Grizzlies 96-92 on Wednesday night. Kyle Lowry scored 18 and Lou Williams had 13 as the Eastern Conference leaders won for the...
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...