Professional Basketball

Slugging Khris Davis is big reason A's are chasing playoffs

Aug 27, 2018

Khris Davis has become known as Oakland's other superstar "KD."

Milwaukee attorney defends police in NBA player's arrest

Aug 26, 2018

Milwaukee's city attorney says police officers did nothing wrong when they used a stun gun on Bucks' player Sterling Brown during his arrest over a parking violation in January

John McCain mourned by Arizona sports community

Aug 26, 2018

Arizona sports community mourns the death of Senator John McCain after battle with brain cancer

NBA 2K League has a champ in New York and plans around globe

Aug 26, 2018

The NBA 2K League has finished its inaugural season with Knicks Gaming winning the championship

Cities vying for 2020 convention court Democrats in Chicago

Aug 25, 2018

The three cities vying to host the 2020 Democratic convention are courting party leaders and activists at their summer meeting in Chicago

Vince Carter, at 41, not quite ready to call it a career

Aug 24, 2018

Vince Carter says his 21st NBA season could be his last with a broadcasting career waiting when he's done, but he's just not sure

Griner, Taurasi help Mercury beat Sun 96-86

Aug 24, 2018

Brittney Griner and Diana Taurasi each scored 27 points to help the Phoenix Mercury beat the Connecticut Sun 96-86 in the second round of the WNBA playoffs

Mystics ease past Sparks 96-64 to reach semifinals

Aug 24, 2018

Elena Delle Donne had 19 points and 12 rebounds to help the Washington Mystics rout the Los Angeles Sparks 96-64 in the second round of the WNBA playoffs

Celtics' Kyrie Irving honored by mother's Sioux tribe

Aug 24, 2018

Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving and his older sister, model Asia Irving, were officially welcomed into the Standing Rock Sioux tribe in a ceremony recognizing their tribal heritage

Griner, Taurasi lead Mercury past Sun, 96-86

Aug 24, 2018

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