Bane has late push for TCU in 75-72 win over No. 2 Baylor

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Desmond Bane scored 23 points, with eight straight in TCU’s tiebreaking run as the Horned Frogs...
21:49 28 February 2022

Golden State star Curry not quite ready to return Sunday

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry had hoped to play for the Warriors on Sunday at home against the Washington Wizards a...
18:59 28 February 2022

After trying year, Dayton rallies around college hoops team

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Trey Landers survived one of his hometown’s worst moments. Now he’s contributing to one of its best....
17:32 28 February 2022

Ben Affleck on the pain and catharsis of ‘The Way Back’

NEW YORK (AP) — Of the many stories that have stuck with Ben Affleck from his Alcoholics Anonymous meetings, one has esp...
21:30 27 February 2022

Kobe Bryant handprints, other memorabilia up for auction

NEW YORK (AP) — Some key Kobe Bryant memorabilia, including two of his Los Angeles Lakers uniforms and cement handprints...
14:04 27 February 2022

No. 10 Creighton’s streak puts 1st Big East title in sight

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A season that started with low expectations could finish at unprecedented heights for Creighton.The 1...
7:11 27 February 2022

Azubuike leading No. 1 Kansas back on top of college hoops

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Boynton had just finished watching Udoka Azubuike bully his way to 19 po...
19:50 26 February 2022

KU routs Oklahoma State 83-58 in first game back at No. 1

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — When shots aren’t falling early, Kansas can always rely on defense and Doke.Udoka Azubuike had 19 ...
4:55 25 February 2022

Bryant fans from near and far find closure at LA memorial

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Kobe Bryant scored 60 points in his last NBA game in 2016, Kristian Beflic was there, having com...
2:37 25 February 2022

Public memorial service remembers the private Kobe Bryant

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant’s wife remembered him as a devoted father and husband who arrived early for school pickup...
23:32 24 February 2022

Kobe Bryant’s widow sues helicopter operator for deaths

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant’s widow sued the owner of the helicopter that crashed in fog and killed the former Los An...
19:55 24 February 2022

Kansas back atop Top 25 as Baylor slides to No. 2 after loss

1 of 4Kansas head coach Bill Self calls a play from the bench against Baylor during the second half of an NCAA college b...
17:20 24 February 2022

Love of basketball put Bryant, others on final fatal flight

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The six passengers traveling with Kobe Bryant and his daughter in the helicopter that crashed into a ...
7:15 24 February 2022

The Latest: Bloomberg delays town hall to prepare for debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on presidential campaign developments (all times local):10:15 p.m.Mike Bloomberg’s campaign...
3:14 24 February 2022

No. 1 Baylor ready for No. 3 Kansas in Big 12′s big showdown

Bill Self stood in front of a mural plastered on the wall just outside the Kansas locker room in Allen Fieldhouse depict...
23:24 21 February 2022

Judge dismisses Oakley’s suit against Dolan, MSG from arrest

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed Charles Oakley’s lawsuit against executive chairman James Dolan and Madiso...
20:49 19 February 2022

NCAA moves toward immediate eligibility for all transfers

The NCAA took a significant step toward allowing all Division I athletes to transfer one time without sitting out a seas...
23:33 18 February 2022

New 3-point line leading to lower shooting percentages

The NCAA moved back the 3-point line this season to create more room in the lane and cut down on the barrage of 3s in college basketball.
7:06 18 February 2022

Surprise! Raptors, Heat, Grizzlies and Thunder in good place

The oddsmakers in Las Vegas usually know what they’re talking about.
7:03 18 February 2022

Cavs, coach John Beilein plotting next steps in rough season

CLEVELAND — John Beilein has admitted that losing NBA games has hit him hard. Maybe too hard.
20:44 17 February 2022

UConn’s top five streak ends in AP women’s basketball poll

NEW YORK — UConn's record streak of top five appearances in The Associated Press women's basketball poll is over.
18:07 17 February 2022

Top of AP poll steady as Baylor, Kansas set collision course

Baylor and Kansas just keep winning, setting up a monumental showdown Saturday between the top-ranked Bears and No. 3 Jayhawks that could help decide ...
17:12 17 February 2022

For NBA players, a little rest now before a hectic finish

CHICAGO — And now, they rest.
15:23 17 February 2022

Kawhi Leonard wins first Kobe Bryant All-Star MVP award

CHICAGO — Kawhi Leonard made it look effortless, nailing one 3-pointer after another and nearly matching an All-Star Game record.
6:05 17 February 2022

All-Star weekend, as expected, was about honoring Kobe

CHICAGO — It has become one of the NBA’s most revered traditions: On the morning of the NBA All-Star Game, the league pays tribute to retired players ...
21:00 16 February 2022

Quicken Loans founder Gilbert back to work after stroke

DETROIT — Quicken Loans founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert is slowly returning to work eight months after suffering a stroke.
19:45 16 February 2022

Silver: NBA, USA Basketball still may play in China in 2020

CHICAGO — The NBA and USA Basketball are still considering playing in China later this year, though the complexities of both the political rift caused...
1:58 16 February 2022

Ex-Michigan State hoops star Appling facing heroin charges

WARREN, Mich. — Former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling was charged with drug crimes after authorities say they found heroin in his vehi...
17:47 15 February 2022

Lakers’ Davis back in hometown for All-Star Game

CHICAGO — Anthony Davis knows smooth. He has been making basketball look easy for years, from his early days in his native Chicago all the way through...
7:09 15 February 2022

Column: Some schools cling to antiquated female nicknames

Amazingly, this is still a thing as we begin the third decade of the 21st century.
23:17 14 February 2022