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The Latest: Milwaukee Bucks guard Brown says arrest 'wrong'

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 4:49pm

The Latest on Milwaukee police releasing body-camera footage showing the arrest of Bucks guard Sterling Brown (all times local):

Dispute highlights North Dakota's tough sell of new nickname

Dave Kolpack, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 3:32pm

It's been two years since the University of North Dakota unveiled its new Fighting Hawks logo that put it in good standing with the NCAA, but a familiar cheer at its hockey games shows what many students and alumni still think of the switch: "Let's go Sioux!"

Clippers, coach Doc Rivers agree to contract extension

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 1:42pm

The Clippers and coach Doc Rivers have agreed to a contract extension that will keep him around to oversee the post-Lob City era.

Hayes scores 22 point, leads Dream to 81-63 win vs Sky

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 12:52pm

Tiffany Hayes scored 22 points and the Atlanta Dream never trailed as they breezed to an 81-63 victory Wednesday over the Chicago Sky on Wednesday afternoon for their first victory of the season.

Rockets to wear patches to honor Santa Fe shooting victims

Kristie Rieken, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 12:48pm

The Houston Rockets will wear patches on their jerseys to honor the victims of the school shooting in Santa Fe, Texas, on Thursday night in Game 5 of the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors.

Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 10:32pm

Chris Paul pounded the ball down demonstratively on Stephen Curry's home court in sheer delight.

Celtics hope return home can slow LeBron, Cavs in Game 5

Kyle Hightower, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:42pm

The Celtics expected to see a different LeBron James in Cleveland after the Cavaliers fell into a 2-0 hole to open the Eastern Conference finals.

Delle Donne scores 23, Mystics top Aces 75-70

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:38pm

Elena Delle Donne scored 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as the Washington Mystics beat the Las Vegas Aces 75-70 on Tuesday night

Shorthanded Sparks keep Fever winless, 87-70

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:19pm

Nneka Ogwumike had 25 points and 10 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Indiana Fever 87-70 on Tuesday night.

Dikembe Mutombo to receive Sager Strong Award

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 5:45pm

Hall of Fame basketball player Dikembe Mutombo will receive the Sager Strong Award at this year's NBA Awards show.

Simmons, Mitchell unanimous picks for NBA All-Rookie team

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 1:52pm

Philadelphia's Ben Simmons and Utah's Donovan Mitchell are unanimous selections to the NBA's All-Rookie team.

LA moves to top of AP WNBA power poll after win vs Lynx

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 11:40am

Los Angeles has jumped over Minnesota to the top spot in The Associated Press WNBA power poll following the Sparks' season-opening victory over the Lynx.

BIG3 league to conduct youth 3-on-3 tournaments this season

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 9:40am

The BIG3 will host 3-on-3 tournaments and skills clinics for children in the cities where it plays games this season.

Milwaukee police to release video of Bucks guard's arrest

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:55am

Milwaukee's mayor is expressing concern about police conduct in the stun-gun arrest of Bucks guard Sterling Brown in January.

All tied up: LeBron's 44 helps Cavs even series with Celtics

Tom Withers, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:04am

LeBron James knows the path to the NBA Finals better than anyone in today's game.

Rockets-Warriors a roller-coaster of blowouts after 3 games

Josh Dubow, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 5:08pm

One thing is clear through three games of the power-packed Western Conference finals between a Golden State team that has won two of the past three championships and a Houston team that had a league-best 65 wins.

Mike Budenholzer looks to unlock Bucks' defensive potential

Genaro C. Armas, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 4:50pm

Preparing for Giannis Antetokounmpo kept Mike Budenholzer up at night.

Warriors' Andre Iguodala doubtful for Game 4 with sore knee

Janie McCauley, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 4:12pm

Warriors forward Andre Iguodala is listed as doubtful for Game 4 of the Western Conference finals Tuesday night against Houston because of a sore left knee.

South Carolina forward Chris Silva withdraws from NBA draft

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 21st - 4:10pm

South Carolina's leading scorer and rebounder Chris Silva is withdrawing from the NBA draft and returning to the Gamecocks for his senior year.