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Bulls snag big name in coaching search, hire…

The Chicago Bulls have hired Billy Donovan as their coach

Full circle: Haslem credits Crowder's dad for NBA career

This is a tale of things going full circle

Syracuse's Carrier Dome turns 40 years old, gets…

The Carrier Dome at Syracuse University hosted its first football game 40 years ago this week

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Silver to CNN: A later NBA season may disrupt…

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Tuesday that his “best guess” is that next season will not start until at least January, plus acknowledged that the later-than-usual schedule could mean top U.S. men’s players miss next summer’s Tokyo Olympics

Vanessa Bryant sues LA sheriff over helicopter…

Vanessa Bryant, the widow of basketball star Kobe Bryant, has filed a lawsuit against the Los Angeles County sheriff claiming deputies shared unauthorized photos of the crash that killed her husband, their daughter and seven others

Clark's putback at buzzer lifts Storm past Lynx 88-86

Alysha Clark’s putback at the buzzer lifted the Seattle Storm past the Minnesota Lynx 88-86 in the first game of the semifinal series

Game on! Seattle, Minnesota set to start WNBA…

Game 1 of the WNBA playoff semifinals between the Seattle Storm and Minnesota Lynx will be played Tuesday night, two days after it was postponed because of inconclusive COVID-19 tests

Hamlin, Michael Jordan partner on NASCAR team for…

Denny Hamlin is starting his own race car team in partnership with Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan and Bubba Wallace as the driver

Back to work: Celtics, Heat start getting ready…

The Boston Celtics got angry and it carried them to a big and needed win in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals

Wilson has 29 points, 7 blocks; Aces even series with Sun

A’ja Wilson had 29 points, seven rebounds and a career-high seven blocks to lead the top-seeded Las Vegas Aces past the Connecticut Sun 83-75 to even the best-of-five playoff series at 1-1

Davis hits 3 at buzzer, Lakers edge Nuggets for 2…

Anthony Davis made a 3-pointer as time expired to give the Los Angeles Lakers a 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets and a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals

Celtics top Heat 117-106, cut East finals deficit…

Getting big leads has been relatively easy for the Boston Celtics in these Eastern Conference finals

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Lakers roll past Nuggets 126-114 in West finals…

Anthony Davis had 37 points and 10 rebounds, LeBron James added 15 points and 12 assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers rolled to a 126-114 victory over the Denver Nuggets  in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals

College basketball bubbles brewing with season on…

Indianapolis leaders are offering to turn the city convention center into a college basketball “bubble.”

Baylor-Houston, FAU-Ga Southern postponed day…

Two more college football games have been postponed

Maya Moore now wed, to wrongfully jailed man she…

Basketball star Maya Moore has married Jonathan Irons, the Missouri man she helped work to free from prison after a 22-year-old wrongful conviction

Heat say they've got to be better at the start vs Celtics

The formula that the Miami Heat had backed themselves into using throughout this postseason wasn’t exactly ideal

Nuggets crash LA party, will face Lakers in West…

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Murray, Jokic help Denver stun Clippers 104-89 in…

Denver’s dynamic duo of Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic led another stunning turnaround as the Nuggets advanced to the Western Conference finals for the first time since 2009

Bam! Adebayo's block helps Heat win Game 1 over…

Bam Adebayo had the biggest block of his career in the Heat's Game 1 win over the Celtics in the Eastern Conference finals

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Crowder, Olynyk see parallels between Spoelstra, Stevens

Jae Crowder will tell anybody who asks that the Miami Heat are extremely well-prepared for whatever comes their way in the Eastern Conference finals

For television executives, return of football is…

Pro football has never been more important to television executives as it is this year, and its return is cause for celebration

Raptors sign coach Nick Nurse to multiyear…

Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse would have been in the final year of his contract next season