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Shockers tie NCAA mark...Cavs fall...Lakers help Spurs...B's, Blues grab conference leads

03/10/2014 12:10am
Wichita State has become the second team in NCAA Division I men's basketball history to open a season with 34 straight wins, and the first since UNLV in 1990-91. The Shockers did it by winning the Missouri Valley Conference title game, downing Indiana State 83-69. Fred VanVleet scored 22 points for the Shockers, while tournament MVP Tekele Cotton drained four 3-points to finish with 20 points.

Looking for a new AP poll...Clippers keep rolling...Blues and Bruins top the NHL...Keselowski takes NASCAR Vegas race

03/10/2014 8:01am
A brand new Associated Press men's basketball poll is out later today and based on last week's results the Florida Gators and Wichita State Shockers should remain 1-2. The Gators won both their games to improve to 29-2 while the Shockers won three games to win the Missouri Valley Conference tournament and increase their record to 34-0.

Lawmaker catching heat for NBA tweet often feisty

03/10/2014 9:40am
The Minnesota legislator whose NBA-related tweet aroused cries of racism this weekend isn't backing down.

Cavs' Bennett out 3 weeks with knee injury

03/10/2014 12:30pm
Cavaliers rookie forward Anthony Bennett is expected to miss at least three weeks with a strained left knee.

New AP hoops polls are out with no change at the top...Cavs lose Bennett...NHL GM's start meetings

03/10/2014 1:41pm
Florida and Wichita State, the top two teams in last week's AP men's basketball poll, have retained the same positions in the new poll. The 29-2 Gators got 50 of the 65 first-place votes while the second-ranked Shockers, who are unbeaten in 34 games, received the remaining 15 from the media panel. Rounding out the top five are Villanova, Arizona and Louisville.

Kings F Nolan suspended 1 game

03/10/2014 4:40pm
The NHL has suspended Los Angeles Kings forward Jordan Nolan for one game for punching an Oilers forward.

Rookie G Victor Oladipo to return for Magic

03/10/2014 5:30pm
Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo is returning Monday night against the Bucks after missing two games because of a sore left ankle.

Nets scratch Garnett from lineup

03/10/2014 6:40pm
Kevin Garnett has been scratched from Brooklyn's lineup for its game against the Toronto Raptors.

Wade carries Heat late, Miami tops Wizards 99-90

03/10/2014 8:00pm
Dwyane Wade scored 13 of his 22 points in the fourth quarter, LeBron James led all scorers with 23 points and the Miami Heat clinched a playoff spot by beating the Washington Wizards 99-90 on Monday night.

Wizards-Heat, Box

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Knight leads Bucks past Magic 105-98

03/10/2014 8:40pm
Brandon Knight scored 24 points and sparked Milwaukee's rousing rally from an 18-point deficit with a dunk to lead the Bucks to a 105-98 win Monday night over the Orlando Magic.

Williams, Livingston lead Nets past Raptors

03/10/2014 8:40pm
Deron Williams and Shaun Livingston each scored 18 points and an ailing Paul Pierce hit a 3-pointer with 1:14 remaining to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 101-97 victory over the Atlantic Division-leading Toronto Raptors on Monday night.

Knicks send 76ers to 17th straight loss

03/10/2014 9:00pm
Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 28 points as the New York Knicks defeated Philadelphia 123-110 on Monday night, sending the 76ers to their 17th straight loss.

Kings hold off Flames for 3-2 victory

03/10/2014 9:50pm
Anze Kopitar had a goal and an assist to lead the Los Angeles Kings to their eighth straight win with a 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames on Monday.

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03/10/2014 11:30pm

Griffin's 37 points help Clippers beat Suns

03/10/2014 11:41pm
Blake Griffin scored 22 of his 37 points in the first quarter and made 14 of 16 shots before fouling out, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Phoenix Suns 112-105 on Monday night for their eighth straight victory.