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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.

Now 25 years in, Bettman is never off as NHL commissioner

Stephen Whyno, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 11:01am

There is usually another guest at the table when Gary Bettman and his wife, Shelli, go out to dinner with other couples during the NHL playoffs.

Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 5:37am

Chris Paul's grit and veteran leadership have pushed the Golden State Warriors to the brink of elimination.

Rockets use strong defense to move a win from NBA Finals

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 12:20am

The Houston Rockets are so full of physical defenders that Golden State coach Steve Kerr said many look like they could play football.

Chiney Ogwumike gets 1st WNBA victory against sister

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 7:47pm

Chiney Ogwumike scored 18 points in her first WNBA victory against sister Nneka, helping the Connecticut Sun beat the Los Angeles Sparks 102-94 on Thursday night.

Delle Donne scores 26 points, Mystics beat Fever 93-84

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 7:23pm

Elena Delle Donne had 26 points and 10 rebounds and Washington beat Indiana 93-84 on Thursday night for the Mystics' second victory over the Fever in five days.

Golden State's Iguodala to miss Game 5 against Rockets

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 5:40pm

Golden State's Andre Iguodala will miss Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Houston Rockets on Thursday night.

DC Relief: Capitals' run to Cup Final ends 20-year drought

Stephen Whyno, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 5:13pm

Jimmy Patterson was a fresh-faced 22-year-old in the stands at the old Capital Centre in October 1974 when the expansion Washington Capitals won for the first time.

Alarmed: LeBron, Cavs facing win-or-else Game 6 vs Celtics

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 3:59pm

Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue was answering a question about Boston's defense on LeBron James during a teleconference when he tripped the security system at his home.

Body camera video is latest setback for Milwaukee police

Ivan Moreno, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 3:59pm

Body camera video showing police using a stun gun on an NBA player over a parking violation is just the latest setback for efforts to improve relations between Milwaukee officers and the city's black population.

The Latest: Gov. Walker: Police video shows value of cameras

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 3:24pm

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

James on record 12th All-NBA 1st team; Harden also unanimous

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 2:49pm

LeBron James was unanimously selected to the All-NBA first team for a record 12th time, while Houston's James Harden also appeared on all 100 first-team ballots.