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Injured Warriors play short, don't have enough against Kings

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 11:38pm

With April approaching, the beat-up, undermanned Golden State Warriors are prioritizing health over everything else — even the No. 1 seed in the West.

DeRozan has 29, Raptors win 11th straight, beat Mavs 122-115

Ian Harrison, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 10:08pm

The Toronto Raptors are on top of the Eastern Conference and learning how to deal with the view.

Brewer scores 22 to help Thunder beat Clippers 121-113

Cliff Brunt, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 9:49pm

Five starts, five wins for Corey Brewer with the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Embiid leads 76ers past Nets

Aaron Bracy, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 9:14pm

A sellout crowd of nearly 21,000 serenaded Joel Embiid for his birthday, and Embiid showed his gratitude by powering Philadelphia to another win.

Rozier, Celtics hold off Magic 92-83

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 8:58pm

The Boston Celtics relied on their tough defense to get a sorely needed victory on the road.

Warriors' Durant out at least 2 weeks with fractured rib

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 8:42pm

Kevin Durant will miss at least two weeks with a fractured rib on his right side, joining fellow All-Stars Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson on the injury list for the defending champion Golden State Warriors.

Clippers coach Doc Rivers fined for criticizing officials

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 16th - 4:12pm

Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers has been fined $15,000 for criticizing the officiating after the Clippers' loss to the Houston Rockets.

Blazers win 11th straight with 113-105 victory over Cavs

Anne M. Peterson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 11:41pm

Even Cleveland's late rally couldn't rattle the confident Trail Blazers.

No Bull: Buffalo pulls off big upset, knocks off Arizona

John Marshall, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 11:19pm

Inside Buffalo's locker room hung a handwritten sign with two words: Ball Pressure.

Jokic turns in triple-double, Nuggets beat Pistons 120-113

Pat Graham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 11:18pm

Nikola Jokic was cool after his eighth triple-double of the season.

Aldridge, Murray help Spurs overcome Pelicans, 98-93

Raul Dominguez, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 10:44pm

The situation looked all too familiar for the beleaguered Spurs.

Bulls hand Grizzlies 19th straight loss on Blakeney's FTs

Clay Bailey, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 10:24pm

The Memphis Grizzlies fought, rallied and were on the verge of snapping their losing streak, only to have an ill-advised foul lead to two successful free throws and another defeat.

Embiid, Simmons rally 76ers past Knicks, 118-110

Adry Torres, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 10:16pm

Ben Simmons knows some people want him to shoot more.

Harden helps Rockets over Clippers 101-96

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 9:42pm

There was no celebrating in Houston's locker room on Thursday night after the Rockets clinched the Southwest Division title.

Howard dominates inside as Hornets beat Hawks 129-117

George Henry, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 9:18pm

Dwight Howard insists he holds no grudges against the Atlanta Hawks and coach Mike Budenholzer.

Raptors use late charge to beat Pacers for 10th straight win

Michael Marot, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 8:46pm

Toronto's DeMar DeRozan figured out how to beat Indiana at its own game.

Shockers face entertaining, inexperienced Thundering Herd

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 8:28pm

No. 4 seed Wichita State (25-7) vs. No. 13 seed Marshall (24-10)

Correction: Lynx-Wright story

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 4:28pm

In a story March 13 about the Minnesota Lynx signing free-agent guard Tanisha Wright, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Wright just completed her first season as an assistant coach at the University of North Carolina. She spent that season as an assistant at UNC Charlotte, not UNC.

Saints, Pelicans owner Tom Benson dies at age 90

Brett Martel, Associated Press  |  Posted   Mar 15th - 3:42pm

Tom Benson, a successful auto dealer who brought the New Orleans Saints their only winning seasons and the "Benson Boogie," has died. Benson, who has also owned the NBA's New Orleans Pelicans since 2012, was 90.