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Phoenix Mercury re-sign DeWanna Bonner

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 22nd - 3:50pm

The Phoenix Mercury have re-signed two-time WNBA All-Star DeWanna Bonner.

Suns forward Oubre out for the season with thumb injury

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 22nd - 3:09pm

Phoenix Suns forward Kelly Oubre Jr. is out for the remainder of the season following surgery on his left thumb.

Greek commentator's remarks about Blatt called anti-Semitic

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 22nd - 1:15pm

A prominent Jewish group has condemned remarks by a basketball commentator and former coach against Israeli-American coach David Blatt as "shameful" and anti-Semitic.

Chris Bosh ready to see his jersey retired by Miami Heat

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 22nd - 11:24am

Chris Bosh is making a lot of music these days. He drinks beer and thinks about making more beer. He sketches. He paints. He plays with his kids. He has even learned how to use a wrench.

Elias Sports Bureau sold but staying in family

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 22nd - 10:23am

Elias Sports Bureau, a leader in sports statistics and historical sports data, has been sold to a trust headed by the grandson of the company's longtime president.

Ellington, Drummond lead Pistons past Suns, 118-98

Jose M. Romero, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 11:03pm

The Detroit Pistons turned up the defensive pressure in the second half and turned away the Phoenix Suns.

Durant helps lead Warriors past Pacers after friend's death

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:53pm

Kevin Durant established Golden State's defensive energy by swatting away shots early. Eventually, the Warriors got going on the other end as they almost always do.

Kings bounce back after tough loss to beat Mavs 116-100

Michael Wagaman, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 10:41pm

Marvin Bagley III didn't think it was a big deal when he missed Sacramento's first game against Dallas and Luka Doncic three months ago because of a sore left knee.

Walker, Bridges lead Hornets past Timberwolves, 113-106

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 7:47pm

Miles Bridges had plenty of reasons to party.

Jokic leads balanced Nuggets effort in 113-108 win over Wiz

Ian Quillen, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 7:35pm

Denver Nuggets coach Michael Malone didn't know how his team would respond to clinching its first playoff berth in six years.

Marcus Smart fined $50,000 by NBA for shoving Embiid

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 7:25pm

Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart has been fined $50,000 by the NBA for forcefully shoving Philadelphia's Joel Embiid to the floor.

Raptors to be without injured G Kyle Lowry for Thunder

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 3:19pm

The Toronto Raptors say all-star guard Kyle Lowry will miss a second straight game with a sprained right ankle when the Oklahoma City Thunder visit Soctiabank Arena on Friday night.

George Washington gets Jamion Christian from Siena to coach

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 2:49pm

Jamion Christian has been hired by George Washington as its men's basketball coach after one season at Siena.

Court reverses nearly $1.5M oil spill award to ex-NBA star

Kevin McGill, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 2:04pm

Former NBA star David West is not entitled to a nearly $1.5 million award stemming from BP's 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, a federal appeals court has ruled.

Timberwolves: Covington, Rose, Teague likely done for season

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 12:47pm

The Minnesota Timberwolves have more than likely shut down three of their top five scorers for the rest of the season with lingering injuries: Robert Covington, Derrick Rose and Jeff Teague.

Lopez's 3-pointers have become a key for NBA-best Bucks

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 21st - 7:33am

he is often nowhere near the basket.

Siakam has 33 and 13 as Raptors hold off Thunder in OT

Murray Evans, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 10:55pm

Forced to play overtime after blowing a 20-point second-half lead, the Toronto Raptors found their groove again in the extra period.

Lillard scores 33 points, Blazers beat Mavericks 126-118

Anne M. Peterson, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 10:45pm

Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers believe they can use games like this one against Dallas to help them prepare for the final push toward the playoffs.

Embiid, 76ers top Celtics for 6th straight victory

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 20th - 9:53pm

Joel Embiid had 37 points, 22 rebounds and a key block on Kyrie Irving with 35 seconds remaining, and Jimmy Butler scored 15 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter to lead the 76ers over the Boston Celtics for their sixth straight victory.