Sports / Other Sports / 

Big game in Toronto for the Raptors and Celtics tonight...Golf recaps...No skiing today in Switzerland

By The Associated Press | Posted - Feb. 24, 2017 at 7:56 a.m.

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

UNDATED (AP) — The NBA trade deadline has come and gone with nowhere near the number of major deals some expected. Just hours after yesterday's deadline passed, the league opened up second-half play with six games.

TORONTO (AP) — Not too long ago Toronto led the Atlantic Division of the NBA, with Boston looking up in the standings. Now the Celtics lead the Raptors by four games and tonight they are facing off in Toronto. The Celts have won 11 of their last 13 games while the Raptors have lost 11 of their last 16.

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Second-round play in the PGA's Honda Classic has begun in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The lead was shared at the end of the first round by Cody Gribble and Wesley Bryan as they opened with 6-under 64's.

CHONBURI, Thailand (AP) — The second round of the LPGA event in Thailand was never completed. Heavy rain forced organizers to suspend second-round play overnight. Play was halted for hours, and 13 players didn't start, including co-leaders Ariya Jutanugarn (ahr-EE'-uh juh-TAN'-uh-garn) of Thailand and Amy Yang of South Korea.

CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) — The conditions are so bad at the Alpine ski course in Switzerland that the U.S. ski team, including overall World Cup leader Mikaela (mih-KAY'-luh) Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn, pulled out of today's Alpine combined race. Vonn wrote on Twitter, "I'm not racing today. This is not safe."

Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

The Associated Press


    Catch up on the top news and features from, sent weekly.
    By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

    KSL Weather Forecast