PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - C.J. McCollum scored 18 points, Damian Lillard had 15 points and 12 assists and Portland shut down red-hot DeMarcus Cousins in the Trail Blazers 112-97 win over the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night.
SAN JOSE (AP) - Joe Thornton had two assists to become the 33rd player to reach 1,300 career points and the San Jose Sharks extended their point streak to 10 games with a 6-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Tuesday night.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - Angelique Kerber and Victoria Azarenka were warming up for their quarterfinal match at the Australian Open on Wednesday when, in a media interview room underneath Rod Laver Arena, the action that has attracted unwanted attention at this year's tournament had already begun.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Blake Griffin is expected to miss four to six weeks with a broken shooting hand after punching a Los Angeles Clippers staff member during a road trip.
OAKLAND - The Spurs were licking their wounds, the Clippers were trying to comprehend theirs, and what were the Warriors doing Tuesday?
BOSTON (AP) - Dick's Sporting Goods said it plans to donate unsellable Patriots AFC Championship gear to a nonprofit after the team lost 20-18 to the Denver Broncos on Sunday.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - You still see T-shirts around the home of the New England Patriots with coach Bill Belichick's scowling face and the mantra "In Bill We Trust."
BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) - Police recommended felony charges of vehicular assault and hit-and-run against Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman on Monday for an October car crash after which he acknowledged smoking synthetic marijuana.
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (AP) - Jason Kidd figures that he will have a higher cellphone bill after getting stuck at home while recuperating from hip surgery.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum says he is pulling out of his title fight at UFC 196 on Feb. 6.
NEW YORK (AP) - Baseball's strike zone could be getting a slight lift.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) - Serena Williams attacked Maria Sharapova's strength and it helped extend her complete domination of their rivalry, earning the six-time Australian Open champion a place in the semifinals.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - DeMarcus Cousins set a Sacramento record with 56 points, most by an NBA player this season, but the Charlotte Hornets beat the Kings 129-128 in double overtime Monday night after Troy Daniels hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 9 seconds left.
OAKLAND (AP) - Stephen Curry and the dominant Warriors aren't just beating teams anymore, they're throwing staggering knockout punches against the NBA's best - make that second-best.
SAN JOSE (AP) - For the Los Angeles Kings, a one-goal deficit never seems daunting no matter how late in the game it gets.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) - Hassan Whiteside tipped in a shot with his left hand as time expired to lift Miami over Detroit.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Darren Collison scored 23 points and made two crucial free throws in the closing seconds to help the Sacramento Kings hand the slumping ...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - They're not quite the Las Vegas Raiders, at least not yet. There's a stadium to be built and three more ...
PHOENIX (AP) - Invoking his father Al's name, and copying what the Hall of Fame owner did with the Raiders, Mark Davis is moving the ...
SAN LEANDRO (AP) - Ivan Davis stared stone-faced at the television as the news came down that the Oakland Raiders would be moving to Las Vegas ...
PANAMA CITY (AP) - With Panama about 90 seconds from reaching a playoff against New Zealand for a World Cup berth, Graham Zusi and Aron Johannsson ...
SANTA CLARA (AP) - Running back DuJuan Harris is returning to the San Francisco 49ers.
SAN JOSE - Christian Pulisic gallops elegantly past defenders like a gazelle, with the enthusiasm of youth and a sense of positioning that belies his inexperience.
PHOENIX (AP) - Barring an unforeseen obstacle, the Oakland Raiders seem certain to get approval today to relocate to Las Vegas .
OAKLAND (AP) - Klay Thompson scored 21 of his 31 points in the second half and the Golden State Warriors pulled away in the fourth quarter ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Willie Cauley-Stein made a follow shot with two seconds left and the Sacramento Kings rallied from an 18-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat ...
FONTANA (AP) - Kyle Larson was second to nobody in his home state.
CARLSBAD (AP) - Mirim Lee took the lead into the final round of the Kia Classic two years ago and was overhauled by Cristie Kerr, who ...
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The final day lasted longer than Dustin Johnson wanted. The outcome was what everyone expected.
KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) - The oldest player in the women's draw at the Miami Open, Venus Williams is looking forward to the next round ...