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McCowan's layup at buzzer lifts Fever to win over Liberty

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 8:23pm

Teaira McCowan's WNBA debut was a memorable one, hitting the game-winning layup at the buzzer.

Breland's 17 points help Dream rally past Wings, 76-72

Charles Odum, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 8:00pm

One year after a stout defense helped Atlanta advance to the WNBA semifinals, the Dream turned to that strength to help cap a comeback in their 2019 opener.

Stakes are high as Bucks, Raptors meet in Game 6

Ian Harrison, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 3:29pm

There's no escaping the reality of what's at stake when the Toronto Raptors host the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals on Saturday night.

Sports legends honor basketball great John Havlicek

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 11:58am

Sports legends were in Boston to honor basketball great John Havlicek.

Warriors know this is something special, uncertainty ahead

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 11:33am

Stephen Curry hears the dynasty discussion about his Golden State Warriors during another postseason run.

Bucks on brink of elimination after tweaking starting lineup

Keith Jenkins, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 12:41am

Mired in their worst skid of the season at the worst possible time, the Milwaukee Bucks need an answer in the Eastern Conference finals.

Breanna Stewart to be WNBA ambassador this season

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 11:16pm

Breanna Stewart will be a paid ambassador for the WNBA this season.

Leonard scores 35, Raptors beat Bucks 105-99 for 3-2 lead

Andrew Seligman, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 9:27pm

Kawhi Leonard arrived in Toronto thinking he could pick up another championship to go with the one he already has.

Kevin Durant won't return in time for Game 1 of NBA Finals

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 1:51pm

Kevin Durant won't be ready to play in time for Game 1 of the NBA Finals on May 30.

Lillard, Kemba, LeBron among noteworthy All-NBA picks

Brian Mahoney, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 12:34pm

Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden got the most votes, and Damian Lillard and Kemba Walker also were big winners when the All-NBA teams were announced.

Suns' Holmes arrested in Florida for Marijuana possession

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 11:24am

Phoenix Suns big man Richaun Holmes was arrested for misdemeanor possession of cannabis after a Miami-area traffic stop.

WNBA's new season ready to tip off

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 12:34am

It's been a busy offseason for the WNBA with big names changing places, a new commissioner and a few injuries to some of the sport's greatest players.

Gobert, George, Giannis headline NBA All-Defensive teams

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 6:34pm

Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert and MVP finalists Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George were the leading vote-getters for the All-Defensive first team.

Bruins hoping to win Stanley Cup, join Boston's title parade

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 5:32pm

It's been more than three months since the last championship parade in Boston, and the city is getting antsy.

Bucks need better bench play to regain control vs Raptors

Keith Jenkins, Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 5:24pm

The Bucks are back in Milwaukee looking to regain momentum in the Eastern Conference finals.

Michigan hires Juwan Howard as basketball coach

Larry Lage, Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 4:03pm

Juwan Howard is coming back to Michigan.

A first: Washington Mystics top AP WNBA preseason poll

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 11:12am

The Washington Mystics sit atop the preseason Associated Press WNBA poll for the first time.

Monty Williams hoping to give Suns some needed stability

John Marshall, Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 1:03am

The Phoenix Suns have gone through coaches like tear-away racing visors, the count up to five in five years.

Michigan's Brazdeikis staying in draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 21st - 10:22pm

Michigan's Iggy Brazdeikis is staying in the NBA draft.