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Evansville coach McCarty fired amid misconduct allegations

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 21st - 6:17pm

Walter McCarty has been fired as Evansville's coach after an investigation revealed additional allegations of off-court misconduct, the university announced Tuesday.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 21st - 7:56am

Derek Jeter and Larry Walker will be giving speeches in Cooperstown, New York, this summer.

Magic Johnson at Stern memorial: I'm going to miss my angel

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 21st - 7:03am

David Stern was remembered Tuesday as a mentor and a leader, a Little League parent and a loyal friend.

As wait for Zion ends, 76ers' Brown recalls challenges await

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 21st - 1:25am

Zion Williamson is set to make his NBA debut, which will bring plenty of excitement to New Orleans.

Lillard scores 61 and Blazers beat Warriors 129-124 in OT

Anne M. Peterson, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 11:13pm

After setting a Portland record with 61 points, Damian Lillard knew exactly who held the old mark.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 10:51pm

The Boston Celtics did a nice job shaking their losing streak, but the Houston Rockets’ struggles continue.

James heads to Springfield to see son before playing Celtics

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 10:05pm

Lakers star LeBron James took in his son's high school game in Springfield, Massachusetts, on Monday afternoon before returning to Boston to face the Celtics.

Kemba beats LeBron for 1st time, Celtics top LA 139-107

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 8:13pm

Kemba Walker finally beat LeBron James, and he did it by helping the Boston Celtics send the Los Angeles Lakers to their biggest loss of the season.

Paul, Thunder rally for 112-107 win over struggling Rockets

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 5:48pm

After scoring 27 points in the first half against his former team, Chris Paul was on the bench during a big Oklahoma City run in the fourth quarter when a Thunder fan began yelling at coach Billy Donovan to put the veteran guard back in the game.

Attorneys say Hawks' Parsons has career-threatening injuries

Charles Odum, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 12:58pm

Chandler Parsons' attorneys say the Atlanta Hawks forward suffered “severe and permanent injuries" in a car wreck last week that could jeopardize his career.

Mavs' Porzingis says knee ready for game after false start

Schuyler Dixon, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 20th - 12:12am

Kristaps Porzingis stopped short of saying he was ready to return from a right knee issue that has sidelined him for 10 games because the Dallas Mavericks forward was a late scratch the last time he thought he was close.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 19th - 10:55pm

The San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs have earned trips to Miami for Super Bowl 54 on Feb. 2. The Niners are heading to the game for the first time since 2013, while the Chiefs are ending a half-century Super Bowl drought.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 10:50pm

Second-ranked Baylor was able to rally from a double-digit deficit in the second half on Saturday. Third-ranked Duke, fourth-ranked Auburn and No. 5 Butler weren’t as fortunate.

James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets 124-115

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 9:26pm

The Los Angeles Lakers were determined to start the second half of their season on a high note following a loss that snapped a nine-game winning streak.

Suns overcome Smart's record 11 3s, beat Celtics 123-119

Ken Powtak, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 7:57pm

Devin Booker sure loves playing in TD Garden.

Leonard, Clippers rally to beat Pelicans 133-130

Brett Martel, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 4:41pm

As disappointed as Clippers coach Doc Rivers was to see his team give up 80 first-half points, he now has evidence that his team can do that and still find a way to win — on the road.

Spurs' Mills aims to raise awareness of Indigenous cultures

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 12:09pm

Patty Mills stood in the corner of the court, looking at the rest of his San Antonio Spurs wrapping up a recent practice.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 18th - 8:46am

Second-ranked Baylor was able to rally from a double-digit deficit in the second half on Saturday. Third-ranked Duke, fourth-ranked Auburn and No. 5 Butler weren’t as fortunate.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Jan 17th - 10:33pm

The Minnesota Timberwolves received a boost with the return of Karl-Anthony Towns, but it wasn’t enough to get them past the Indiana Pacers.