Embiid has 38 points, 13 boards, Sixers beat…

Joel Embiid responded to criticism from Shaquille O'Neal and Charles Barkley with a season-high 38 points, adding 13 rebounds  to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 115-109 victory over the Boston Celtics

Love, Cavs rally by Spurs 117-109 in OT to snap 8-game skid

Kevin Love hit a tying 3-pointer in the final seconds of regulation and finished with 30 points and 17 rebounds as the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied past the San Antonio Spurs 117-109 in overtime to stop an eight-game losing streak

Former NBA Commissioner Stern has emergency brain…

The NBA says former Commissioner David Stern suffered a sudden brain hemorrhage earlier and underwent emergency surgery

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Heat suspend Dion Waiters for 3rd time this season

Dion Waiters has been suspended once again by the Miami Heat

Pelicans languishing as Williamson's absence…

Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry is not ready to predict how long Zion Williamson's absence will last beyond initial team estimates that had him playing by the end of this week

G League adding a team in Mexico City starting next season

The G League is going to Mexico. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced Thursday night that Capitanes _ a Mexico City-based team from the top Mexican pro league _ will be joining the G League starting with the 2020-21 season

Analysis: Dwight Howard thriving in his smallest…

Dwight Howard has never averaged fewer points or rebounds

Ex-NBA player Glen Davis pleads in California assault case

Former NBA player Ronald Glen Davis has avoided jail time after pleading no contest to a charge he attacked a man outside a Los Angeles-area nightclub last year

Bucks win 16th straight despite missing…

Giannis Antetokounmpo sat out with an injury but the Milwaukee Bucks won their 16th straight game with a 127-112 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans

Morris leads Knicks past Warriors in OT to snap 10-game skid

Marcus Morris scored a season-high 36 points and the New York Knicks held off the Golden State Warriors 124-122 in overtime to snap a 10-game losing streak

Harden scores 55, Rockets withstand scare from…

James Harden scored 55 points — 20 in the fourth quarter — and Russell Westbrook added 23 points as the Houston Rockets withstood an unexpected scare from Cleveland and held on for a 116-110 win over the free-falling Cavaliers

Kings storm back in 4th quarter to stun Thunder, 94-93

Bogdan Bogdanovic made a 3-pointer with 13.4 seconds remaining, and the Sacramento Kings overcame an 11-point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 94-93

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Brogdon, Holiday help Pacers rally past Celtics…

The Indiana Pacers overcame a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter to rally past the Boston Celtics 122-117

Brooks, Jackson lead Grizzlies over Suns 115-108

Dillon Brooks scored 27 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 24 and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Phoenix Suns 115-108

Leonard scores 24 points as Clippers beat Raptors…

Kawhi Leonard got his ring, and the Los Angeles Clippers got another win

LaVine scores 35 in three quarters, Bulls rout Hawks 136-102

Zach LaVine scored 35 points in three quarters, Lauri Markkanen added 22 and the Chicago Bulls snapped a three-game losing streak with a 136-102 victory over the road-weary Atlanta Hawks

Kawhi Leonard cheered in Toronto as he receives…

If any people came to boo Kawhi Leonard on his return to Toronto, it was sure hard to hear them over all the cheering

Mitchell, Jazz hand Wolves 6th straight loss, 127-116

Donovan Mitchell had 30 points and six assists, Joe Ingles pitched in a season-high 23 points and the Utah Jazz beat Minnesota 127-116

Heat use 22-0 late run to top Hawks, 135-121 in OT

Miami scored 22 straight points down the stretch to beat Atlanta 135-121 in overtime

Graham scores 40, Hornets rally to beat Nets 113-108

Devonte' Graham scored a career-high 40 points, and the Charlotte Hornets rallied from a 20-point deficit to beat the Brooklyn Nets 113-108

Embiid leads 76ers past Nuggets to stay perfect…

Joel Embiid scored 22 points, including two key free throws with 15.3 seconds left, and Tobias Harris added 20 to keep the Philadelphia 76ers perfect at home with a 97-92 victory over the Denver Nuggets

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James leads Lakers past Magic 96-87

LeBron James had 25 points, 10 assists and 11 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Orlando Magic 96-87

Barrett was warned about life in the NBA and…

RJ Barrett has already experienced plenty in his short time in the NBA

MLB draft relocating to Omaha ahead of College World Series

Major League Baseball is moving the opening round of its amateur draft in Omaha, Nebraska, ahead of the College World Series