WASHINGTON (AP) - New Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks was surprised it took so long to get the question. Almost 15 minutes into his introductory news conference he was asked, "Let's get this out of the way: Are you going to bring Kevin Durant here?"
LAS VEGAS (AP) - This is a town built on taking money from people, not giving it to them.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - The Oakland Raiders will announce their third-day draft selections from Mexico City on Saturday.
OAKLAND (AP) - Klay Thompson knew Golden State had to come together, that every player needed to raise his game with Stephen Curry sidelined.
OAKLAND (AP) - As Steve Kerr tried to cope with the headaches, nausea, pain and other concerning symptoms, there were times he wondered whether he would even come back to coach the Golden State Warriors this season, whether he even should return to the bench if not 100 percent healthy.
OAKLAND (AP) - Draymond Green is going to tell it like it is, and he insists these Golden State Warriors have few issues when it comes to confidence.
SAN JOSE (AP) - The San Jose Sharks are happy to wait a little longer before finding out their second-round playoff opponent.
TORONTO (AP) - DeMar DeRozan scored 34 points and the Toronto Raptors held on for a 102-99 victory over the Indiana Pacers and a 3-2 lead in their first-round series Tuesday night when Solomon Hill's 3-pointer was ruled after the buzzer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin is out for the rest of the playoffs after aggravating his left quadriceps tendon and Chris Paul had right hand surgery Tuesday, leaving the stunned Los Angeles Clippers without their top two players for the remainder of their first-round series against Portland.
DALLAS (AP) - An attorney for former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel calls the indictment against him "incredible" and said Tuesday that the way it's been handled so far suggests there are problems with the case.
DETROIT (AP) - Bob Melvin had no major concerns about sending left-hander Rich Hill to the mound against Detroit's lineup of righty sluggers.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Johnny Cueto pitched a seven-hitter for his seventh career shutout to outwork James Shields, and the San Francisco Giants beat the San Diego Padres 1-0 on Tuesday night.
Tiger Woods registered for the U.S. Open, which was more procedure than pronouncement. Three weeks later, he played five holes during the official opening of the golf course he designed outside Houston. The next step is returning to competition, for which the timeframe remains unknown.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Al-Farouq Aminu scored a career-high 30 points and the Portland Trail Blazers pulled away after Chris Paul left with a broken bone in his right hand, beating the Los Angeles Clippers 98-84 on Monday night to even their playoff series at two games apiece.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Troy Brouwer tapped in his own rebound to snap a third-period tie and the St. Louis Blues advanced to the second round of the playoffs for the first time in four seasons, eliminating the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 in Game 7 of their Western Conference quarterfinals series Monday night.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - The NHL is making a big bet on Las Vegas.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Patrick Kane won the Hart Trophy on Wednesday night, becoming the first player born and trained in the U.S. to be ...
LYON, France (AP) - Waving his arms in frustration and shouting frenziedly to all around him, Cristiano Ronaldo seethed as Hungarian rivals celebrated.
PARIS (AP) - Memo to reporters at the European Championship: Don't disturb Cristiano Ronaldo on his morning stroll.
CHICAGO (AP) - Charles Aranguiz and Jose Pedro Feunzalida scored in the first half and defending champion Chile returned to the Copa America championship with a ...
CLEVELAND (AP) - Following a parade choked to a crawl by a massive crowd, after proclamations, speeches and fanfare, Cleveland watched a symbolic passing of the ...
The NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Sonoma this weekend will be the biggest of the season so far for A.J. Allmendinger.
OAKLAND (AP) - Sure, Oakland manager Bob Melvin and pitching coach Curt Young will reassure rookie pitcher Daniel Mengden he is doing just fine, even without ...
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Derek Law had pitched at PNC Park twice as an American Legion player, once throwing a one-hit shutout in a seven-inning game.
HOUSTON (AP) - Minutes after Lionel Messi and Argentina had finished a 4-0 mauling of the United States in the Copa America semifinals, Jurgen Klinsmann was ...
HOUSTON (AP) - Lionel Messi pretty much ended the United States' Copa America hopes in less than three minutes.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Angel Pagan hit a grand slam during a seven-run fourth inning, Johnny Cueto shut down Pittsburgh into the seventh and the San Francisco ...
OAKLAND (AP) - Yonder Alonso hit a two-out, tiebreaking single in the seventh inning, Marcus Semien followed with a two-run triple and the Oakland Athletics held ...
EL SEGUNDO (AP) - Luke Walton realizes he is reporting to his dream job a little late.
OAKLAND (AP) - After the heartbreak of a Game 7 defeat and a championship that somehow got away, Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers went ...