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Gray has 23 points and 9 assists, Sparks beat Mercury 80-72

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 5:37pm

Chelsea Gray had 23 points and nine assists and Nneka Ogwumike scored 18 points on 6-of-9 shooting to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Phoenix Mercury 80-72 on Sunday.

Toliver, bench lead Mystics to comeback win over Lynx, 90-78

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 27th - 3:49pm

Kristi Toliver had 19 points, including five 3-pointers, and Washington' backups scored 58 points to help the Mystics overcome an 18-point deficit and beat the Minnesota Lynx 90-78 on Sunday.

Klay Thompson has 35, Warriors force Game 7 in West finals

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 10:51pm

An awful start followed by three quarters of utter dominance, spot-on shot-making and beautiful defense — even against one of the game's greatest and hardest to stop in James Harden. That's the way it's been for these up-and-down, uber-talented Warriors, who leave even their coach perplexed.

Thomas, Williams lead Sun to 86-77 win over Fever

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:21pm

Alyssa Thomas had 21 points on 8-of-12 shooting and Courtney Williams added 11 points, seven rebounds and career-high tying six assists in the Connecticut Sun's 86-77 victory over the Indiana Fever on Saturday night.

Paul receiving regular treatment to return for Rockets

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 7:01pm

Rockets star Chris Paul is receiving treatment "around the clock" on his injured right hamstring and coach Mike D'Antoni hopes it will only be a matter of days before he is healthy enough to play again.

Diggins-Smith, Cambage lead Wings to 80-70 win over Dream

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 6:47pm

Skylar Diggins-Smith scored 12 of her 26 points in the fourth quarter and Liz Cambage had 14 points, 14 rebounds and four blocks to help the Dallas Wings beat the Atlanta Dream 80-70 on Saturday night.

LeBron, back in Boston, for another Cavs farewell

Jimmy Golen, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 3:54pm

LeBron James and the depleted Cleveland Cavaliers won't get any sympathy from the Celtics when they return to Boston for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals.

NBA group volunteers with grieving kids over Memorial Day

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:37pm

Rodney McGruder went home for Memorial Day weekend, for reasons that didn't include barbecues and beach time.

Cavs' Kevin Love to miss Game 7 vs. Celtics with concussion

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 2:19pm

Kevin Love won't be able to help LeBron James and the Cavaliers in Game 7 against the Celtics.

Hurricanes' Huell to skip draft and return for junior season

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 26th - 12:35pm

Miami Hurricanes forward Dewan Huell has pulled out of the NBA draft and will return to school for his junior season.

Boston bound: LeBron pushes Cavs to Game 7 vs. Celtics

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:49pm

LeBron James chose Boston as the place he'll play next.

Astros rally vs Miller, pour it on for 11-2 win over Indians

Steve Herrick, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:43pm

The Houston Astros kicked off a late rally Friday night against relief ace Andrew Miller, then put their entire offensive arsenal on display.

Storm rallies from 14-point deficit, top Sky 95-91 in OT

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 10:31pm

Jewell Loyd scored 29 points and made four 3-pointers, Breanna Stewart added 28 points and the Seattle Storm overcame a 14-point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat the Chicago Sky 95-91 in overtime Friday night.

Moore helps Lynx beat Liberty 78-72

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:47pm

Minnesota coach Cheryl Reeve didn't like the way Maya Moore was playing, so she benched her star for most of the fourth quarter and then put her back in the game at just the right time.

Cavs All-Star Love sustains head injury in Game 6

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 7:55pm

Cavaliers All-Star forward Kevin Love will miss the remainder of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals after banging heads with Boston's Jayson Tatum.

The Latest: Milwaukee chief confirms discipline for officers

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 4:27pm

The Latest on the stun gun arrest of Milwaukee Bucks player Sterling Brown and the police body camera video (all times local):

Warriors facing elimination but undaunted entering Game 6

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 3:37pm

If the Golden State Warriors are worried as they head into Game 6 of the Western Conference finals on the brink of elimination, they aren't showing it.

Rockets lose ailing Chris Paul, vow to dig in for Game 6

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 2:29pm

The Houston Rockets will be without star guard Chris Paul for Game 6 because of a strained hamstring, a huge blow for a team trying to close out the Golden State Warriors.

K-State's Brown returns for senior season, out of NBA draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 11:43am

Kansas State guard Barry Brown Jr. withdrew from the NBA draft on Friday, deciding instead to return to the Wildcats for his senior season.