Pacers knock off Knicks as Carmelo Anthony serves suspension

Paul George scored seven points in a 13-0 fourth-quarter run and finished with 24 points and 11 rebounds Thursday night to lead the Indiana Pacers to an 81-76 victory over the New York Knicks, who were without the suspended...

Tony Parker scores 24 points as Spurs hold off Lakers’ late rally

Not even a hard-fought loss against a longtime rival did little to brighten the mood of one of the more tumultuous seasons in the storied history of the Los Angeles Lakers. Tony Parker scored 24 points and the San Antonio...

‘Full recovery’ likely for RG III

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III had his torn lateral collateral ligament repaired and a "redo" of his previous anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, Dr. James Andrews said Wednesday in a statement. "We expect a full recovery and it is everybody's...

Jets to interview Jerry Angelo

Nine days after firing longtime general manager Mike Tannenbaum, the New York Jets still aren't close to finding his replacement. After interviewing four candidates, the Jets have decided to expand their search for a new general manager. New York will...

Clippers hang on vs. Mavericks to hit record home winning streak

Chris Paul had 19 points and 16 assists, and the Los Angeles Clippers held on to beat the Dallas Mavericks 99-93 on Wednesday night, extending their franchise-record home winning streak to 13 games. Matt Barnes added 19 points off the...

Seattle investor eyes Kings

Investor Chris Hansen, who has a deal to build an arena in Seattle to lure an NBA team, has contacted the Maloof family about buying the Sacramento Kings, people with knowledge of the situation said Wednesday. The people spoke on...

Carmelo Anthony suspended 1 game

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony has been suspended one game without pay for confronting Boston's Kevin Garnett in the arena tunnel, near the players' locker rooms, and in the parking garage following Monday's game against the Boston Celtics...

Jerry Jones comments on Rob Ryan

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made his first public comments about the release of defensive coordinator Rob Ryan during a taped interview that aired Wednesday. Jones alluded to two losses -- at Seattle in Week 2 and to Chicago at...

Board ratifies NHL agreement

The board of governors ratified the tentative agreement reached Sunday between the NHL and NHLPA, commissioner Gary Bettman confirmed Wednesday. The 30 governors on hand for the league's board of governors meeting voted unanimously to pass, completing one half of...

Fewer minutes for Amar’e Thursday

Team doctors have instructed New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson to cut Amar'e Stoudemire's minutes after the power forward experienced soreness in his surgically repaired left knee in Monday's loss to Boston at Madison Square Garden. Neither Woodson nor Stoudemire...