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Burke leads Knicks past Magic to end 8-game losing streak

Dick Scanlon, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 7:36pm

Trey Burke came off the bench with a season-high 26 points and six assists Thursday night to help the New York Knicks break an eight-game losing streak with a 120-113 victory over the Orlando Magic.

Howard, Walker help Hornets send Nets to 8th straight loss

Jodie Valade, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 7:30pm

Dwight Howard grabbed a season-high 24 rebounds and added 15 points, Kemba Walker scored 31 and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Brooklyn Nets 111-96 on Thursday night.

Larry Nance Jr. to wear his dad's retired No. 22 with Cavs

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 22nd - 6:38pm

The Cavaliers will again have a No. 22, and he looks eerily familiar.

Mavs owner Mark Cuban fined $600,000 for tanking comments

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:34pm

The NBA fined outspoken Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban $600,000 on Wednesday for comments about tanking during a podcast with Hall of Famer Julius Erving.

Nowitzki 'disgusted' by report of hostile workplace for Mavs

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 9:28pm

Dirk Nowitzki said Wednesday night he was "disgusted" to read about allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace for women.

Trail Blazers sign Brandon Rush to 10-day contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 6:35pm

The Portland Trail Blazers signed veteran guard/forward Brandon Rush to a 10-day contract Wednesday.

Detroit's Jackson cleared for light running

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 4:59pm

Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson still has no timeframe for a return to practice, nearly two months after spraining his right ankle.

LeBron on NBA playoff re-seeding: "Let's not get too crazy"

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 4:40pm

LeBron James has only followed an Eastern route to the NBA Finals.

Pacers sign Trey McKinney Jones to 10-day contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 21st - 10:32am

The Indiana Pacers have signed Trey McKinney Jones to a 10-day contract.

Update on the latest in sports:

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 20th - 6:42pm

The day's Olympic schedule includes the last Olympic downhill for American Lindsey Vonn.

Curry would love to captain Team Stephen again in 2019

Bernie Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 6:09pm

Stephen Curry would love to be an NBA All-Star Game captain again next year, especially since the game will be in his hometown of Charlotte.

Little change in TV ratings for new-look NBA All-Star Game

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 4:47pm

A new format for the NBA All-Star Game had a negligible impact on television ratings.

Jesse Jackson: LeBron's 'slam dunk for justice is needed'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 19th - 3:27pm

The Rev. Jesse Jackson said on Monday he's deeply insulted by a Fox News host's "attack" on Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James and thanked the basketball All-Star for standing up for what he believes in.

Team LeBron edges Team Stephen 148-145 in All-Star Game

Greg Beacham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 9:39pm

LeBron James picked a winner in the NBA All-Star Game.

The Latest: James, Team LeBron tops Team Stephen 148-145

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 9:27pm

The Latest from Sunday's NBA All-Star Game and events around the league's annual showcase (all times local):

NBA Calendar

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 18th - 8:13am

All-Star weekend, Los Angeles.

Mitchell soars to dunk title, Booker sets 3-point record

Bernie Wilson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 10:17pm

The NBA dunk contest was a throwback in many ways, with a 21-year-old rookie and a 25-year-old, third-year pro fighting it out for the trophy.

The Latest: Jazz rookie Mitchell wins slam dunk contest

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 8:51pm

The Latest on NBA All-Star Saturday (all times local):

LeBron says he 'will definitely not shut up and dribble'

Greg Beacham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Feb 17th - 8:11pm

LeBron James says he will not stick to sports.