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Wizards end 2-game stumble with win over Lakers

03/22/2014 12:20am
The Washington Wizards are in a great position to make the playoffs for the first time in six years, and John Wall has a lot to do with it.

Mercer, UT upsets highlight Day 1 in Raleigh

03/22/2014 1:50am
Mercer's seniors carved up all those high-school All-Americans from Duke. Another double-digit seed — Tennessee — pounced on bewildered Massachusetts right from the tip and never let up.

Nuggets' Hickson out for season with knee injury

03/22/2014 4:31pm
Nuggets forward J.J. Hickson has a torn ligament in his right knee, general manager Tim Connelly said Saturday.

Panthers-Kings Sum

03/22/2014 4:41pm

Wade, Oden, Gordon out as Heat meet Pelicans

03/22/2014 5:10pm
Miami coach Erik Spoelstra says guard Dwyane Wade and center Greg Oden are being held out of Saturday night's game against the New Orleans Pelicans so they can rest following a victory one night earlier in Memphis.

Rockets C Howard (ankle) expected to sit out again

03/22/2014 5:31pm
Rockets center Dwight Howard is expected to sit out Houston's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers with a sore left ankle.

Quick sets wins record, Kings blank Panthers 4-0

03/22/2014 6:01pm
The only thing better than breaking someone's franchise record is being able to talk about it with that player right after it happened.

Thunder say Westbrook OK after injury scare

03/22/2014 7:00pm
Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook is fine after leaving Friday's game against Toronto in the third quarter with what appeared to be an injury to his surgically repaired right knee.

Duncan, Ginobili out for Spurs at Warriors

03/22/2014 7:31pm
The San Antonio Spurs gave Tim Duncan and Manu Ginobili the night off to rest against the Golden State Warriors.

Gooden fined $15,000 by NBA

03/22/2014 7:40pm
Washington forward Drew Gooden has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for attempting to throw the Lakers' Nick Young to the floor during the Wizards' victory Friday night.

Lakers G Xavier Henry out with torn wrist ligament

03/22/2014 8:00pm
Los Angeles Lakers guard Xavier Henry has a torn ligament in his left wrist.

Heat-Pelicans, Box

03/22/2014 8:31pm

76ers-Bulls, Box

03/22/2014 8:40pm

Bobcats rout Trail Blazers 124-94

03/22/2014 9:10pm
After two disappointing losses, the Charlotte Bobcats bounced back in a big way.

Harden, Rockets beat Cavs without Howard

03/22/2014 9:30pm
The Houston Rockets played again without Dwight Howard. Unfortunately for the Cleveland Cavaliers, James Harden was in the building.

76ers' skid hits 24 games with 91-81 loss to Bulls

03/22/2014 10:01pm
Henry Sims can see the growth and he's not referring to the stack of losses.

Davis leads Pelicans over struggling Heat, 105-95

03/22/2014 10:20pm
With breakaway dunks, putback dunks and even a banked 21-foot fade as he was fouled, Anthony Davis continued to make franchise history for the New Orleans Pelicans.

Grizzlies hold Pacers to season low, win 82-71

03/22/2014 10:31pm
The Memphis Grizzlies ratcheted up their defense to avoid a back-to-back sweep by the two best teams in the Eastern Conference.

Spurs-Warriors, Box

03/22/2014 11:20pm

Correction: Celtics-Nets story

03/22/2014 11:21pm
In a March 22 story about the Brooklyn Nets' victory over Boston, The Associated Press mischaracterized the alternate jersey the Nets debuted. It is gray, not gay.

NBA Capsules

03/22/2014 11:40pm
The Philadelphia 76ers' long losing streak continued and so did their march toward the wrong kind of record.