- Lowry gets 25 in Raptors' 105-97 preseason win over Lakers Updated: Oct-09-15 1:32 am
ONTARIO, California - Kyle Lowry scored 25 points and DeMarre Carroll added 18 points and six rebounds in the Toronto Raptors' 105-97 preseason win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.
- Kings beat San Antonio in Aldridge's Spurs debut Updated: Oct-09-15 1:02 am
- Crabbe has 25 and Trail Blazers defeat Warriors 118-101 Updated: Oct-09-15 12:48 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Allen Crabbe came off the bench to score 25 points, including five 3-pointers, and the Trail Blazers beat the defending champion Golden State Warriors 118-101 in a preseason game on Thursday night.
- Lauvergne scores 18 points, Nuggets beat Bulls 112-94 Updated: Oct-08-15 11:46 pm
- Grizzlies top Maccabi Haifa 97-84 behind 23 from Gasol Updated: Oct-08-15 10:53 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Marc Gasol scored 23 points in 29 minutes and the Memphis Grizzlies beat Maccabi Haifa 97-84 on Thursday night for their second straight preseason victory.
- 76ers rally from 19 down, top Cavaliers 115-114 on late 3 Updated: Oct-08-15 10:01 pm
- Lopez, Larkin each score 17 as Nets beat Pistons 93-83 Updated: Oct-08-15 9:58 pm
- Miles, Robinson help Pacers rally past Magic, 97-92 Updated: Oct-08-15 9:44 pm
- Matt Barnes: NBA looking into incident with Knicks' coach Updated: Oct-08-15 8:56 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The NBA is investigating the incident between Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes and Knicks coach and former teammate Derek Fisher, a situation Barnes said is "personal matter" involving someone who was a good friend at one point.
- Illini look to Hill, Nunn, but lose Black for 4-6 weeks Updated: Oct-08-15 8:41 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Illinois coach John Groce knows he wants juniors Malcolm Hill and Kendrick Nunn to become the leaders and top performers on a young, relatively inexperienced team.
- UofL foundation hires firm to review escort allegations Updated: Oct-08-15 7:30 pm
An independent Louisville affiliate has hired a law firm to review an escort's allegations that former men's basketball staffer Andre McGee hired dancers to strip and have sex with recruits and players.
- Lady Vols have reconstructed roster, high expectations Updated: Oct-08-15 6:41 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee believes it has the pieces in place to end its Final Four drought.
- Illinois coach wants program to reflect him after troubles Updated: Oct-08-15 6:40 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - Even before now-former players accused him of running a racially hostile program, Illinois women's basketball coach Matt Bollant sensed the atmosphere in the locker room and the tone of the program needed to change.
- US women's team beats Dike Naples 86-50 Updated: Oct-08-15 6:39 pm
NAPLES, Italy - Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner scored 15 points and the U.S. women's team beat Dike Naples 86-50 on Thursday night in the third game of the Americans' European tour.
- Jury deliberating in trial of Atlanta Hawks' Thabo Sefolosha Updated: Oct-08-15 6:31 pm
NEW YORK - A jury began deliberating in the criminal case against NBA player Thabo Sefolosha on Thursday, six months after he was arrested outside a trendy nightclub following a confrontation with police.
- Delle Donne unanimous choice for WNBA first team Updated: Oct-08-15 6:30 pm
Elena Delle Donne continues to rack up honors in the WNBA.
- Islanders keep Long Island feel in Brooklyn debut Updated: Oct-08-15 5:38 pm
NEW YORK - Step aside, Jay Z. Pack up the nets. It's time to roll out the blue-and-orange carpet in Brooklyn.
- Celtics end European tour with 111-96 win at Real Madrid Updated: Oct-08-15 5:37 pm
- Oklahoma's Hield is Big 12 preseason Player of the Year Updated: Oct-08-15 12:57 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - University of Oklahoma senior guard Buddy Hield has been named the Big 12 preseason Player of the Year.
- Pelicans C Omer Asik to miss 3 weeks with calf strain Updated: Oct-08-15 12:21 pm
METAIRIE, Louisiana - The New Orleans Pelicans say center Omer Asik is expected to be sidelined about three weeks with a right calf strain.
- Basketball player sues Ohio college over suspension Updated: Oct-08-15 11:36 am
CINCINNATI - A star University of Dayton basketball player has sued the Ohio school in federal court over his suspension after a sexual assault accusation.
- Bryant men's basketball assistant coach comes out in essay Updated: Oct-08-15 10:38 am
SMITHFIELD, Rhode Island - Division I men's basketball has its first openly gay coach.
- Pavelski leads Sharks' 5-1 rout of LA Kings in season opener Updated: Oct-08-15 2:24 am
- Leuer, Warren lead Suns to 102-98 win over Kings Updated: Oct-08-15 12:40 am
- Durant feels right at home in 1st game action since February Updated: Oct-07-15 11:28 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - The shoulder shimmy at the free throw line, the one-legged runners in the lane, the silky smooth 3-pointers from the top of the arc.