2 games removed from 70-point showing, Suns’ Booker sits out

March 28, 2017 in Sports

ATLANTA (AP) — Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker sat out Tuesday’s game against the Atlanta Hawks with an ankle injury that he aggravated in his 70-point performance. Booker was already […]

A pair of NBA coaches sidelined with illness and injury

October 19, 2016 in Sports

By TIM REYNOLDS Injuries and illness had a clear impact on Tuesday’s slate of NBA preseason games. And that was just among coaches. New Orleans coach Alvin Gentry missed his […]

New Orleans Saints, Pelicans ownership dispute: Mediation may settle Tom Benson family feud

November 13, 2015 in Sports

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson and trustees for his estranged daughter and grandchildren have agreed to mediation in Benson’s lawsuit, which aims to […]

Lamar Odom, Khloe Kardashian divorce plans off as he recovers

October 23, 2015 in Entertainment, Sports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian have decided to stay married as the former NBA star continues his recovery a week after he was found unconscious at […]

NBA great Moses Malone dies at 60

September 14, 2015 in Obituaries, Sports

(AP) Moses Malone devoured rebounds so easily it sometimes seemed he missed shots on purpose to pad his total before scoring. All those points and rebounds made Malone an NBA […]

Anthony Davis, New Orleans Pelicans agree to max extension

July 7, 2015 in Sports

(AP) Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans have agreed on a five-year extension worth more than $140 million. Davis tweeted: “NOLA, I am here to stay! Just getting started” […]

NBA Capsules

February 27, 2015 in Sports

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James scored a season-high 42 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Golden State Warriors 110-99 on Thursday night for their 18th victory in 20 games. […]

The Blazers honor Kersey with emotional tribute

February 23, 2015 in Obituaries, Sports

By ANNE M. PETERSON PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers honored beloved former player Jerome Kersey with an emotional 25 seconds of silence before their game against the Memphis […]