Men's basketball

October 22, 2017 - 9:58 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns have fired coach Earl Watson just three games in to the NBA season. The Suns announced the firing Sunday night after hours of meetings at the team's headquarters. Assistant coach Jay Triano, a former head coach of the Toronto Raptors, was named interim coach. Triano...
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Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins (22) shoots the game winning shot between Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) and guard Alex Abrines (8) in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. Minnesota won 115-113. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
October 22, 2017 - 9:50 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Andrew Wiggins banked in a 3-pointer from a few steps inside halfcourt as time expired to give the Minnesota Timberwolves a 115-113 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday night. Oklahoma City's Carmelo Anthony hit a 3-pointer with 5.1 seconds left to give the Thunder...
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Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins, center, is mobbed by his teammates after hitting the game winning shot at the buzzer in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Oklahoma City, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. Minnesota won 115-113. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
October 22, 2017 - 9:46 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Andrew Wiggins' 3-pointer from a few steps inside halfcourt banked in as time expired to give the Minnesota Timberwolves a 115-113 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday night. Oklahoma City's Carmelo Anthony had hit a 3-pointer with 5.1 seconds left to give the...
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October 22, 2017 - 9:31 pm
MINNESOTA (115) Wiggins 10-20 5-8 27, Gibson 5-7 0-0 11, Towns 11-17 3-3 27, Teague 5-10 8-8 19, Butler 7-17 0-0 15, Muhammad 1-2 0-0 2, Bjelica 1-1 0-0 3, Dieng 2-6 2-2 7, Jones 0-0 1-2 1, Crawford 1-6 0-0 3. Totals 43-86 19-23 115. OKLAHOMA CITY (113) George 6-20 1-1 14, Anthony 9-19 3-3 23,...
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October 22, 2017 - 5:11 pm
BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX — Named Alex Cora manager and agreed to terms with on a three-year contract. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA — Fined Boston G Kyrie Irving $25,000 for using inappropriate language when responding to a fan. HOCKEY National Hockey League DETROIT...
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October 22, 2017 - 3:46 pm
The University of Virginia has named Carla Williams as its athletic director. School president Teresa Sullivan made the announcement Sunday. Williams, an athletics administrator at Georgia for the past 13 years and the deputy director of athletics since 2015, will become the first female African-...
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October 22, 2017 - 3:02 pm
BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA — Fined Boston G Kyrie Irving $25,000 for using inappropriate language when responding to a fan.
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Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving (11) gets his shot blocked by Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid (21) in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)
October 22, 2017 - 2:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has fined Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving $25,000 for responding to a fan with inappropriate language. Kiki VanDeWeghe, the NBA' executive vice president of basketball operations, announced the fine Sunday. Irving spoke to a fan at halftime of Boston's 102-92 win over the...
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October 22, 2017 - 10:07 am
BC-BKN--NBA Expanded Glance National Basketball Association Expanded Glance By The Associated Press All Times EDT EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB L10 Str Home Away Conf Toronto 2 0 1.000 — 2-0 W-2 2-0 0-0 2-0 Brooklyn 1 1 .500 1 1-1 W-1 1-0 0-1 1-1 Boston 1 2 .333 1½ 1-2 W-1 0-1 1-1...
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October 22, 2017 - 10:07 am
All Times EDT EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB L10 Str Home Away Conf Toronto 2 0 1.000 — 2-0 W-2 2-0 0-0 2-0 Brooklyn 1 1 .500 1 1-1 W-1 1-0 0-1 1-1 Boston 1 2 .333 1½ 1-2 W-1 0-1 1-1 1-2 New York 0 2 .000 2 0-2 L-2 0-1 0-1 0-1 Philadelphia 0 3 .000 2½ 0-3 L-3 0-1 0-2 0-3 Southeast...
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