Basketball

Barea, Mavs spoil Leonard's return with 95-89 win over Spurs

Dec 13, 2017

J.J. Barea scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half and the Dallas Mavericks spoiled the season debut of San Antonio star Kawhi Leonard, beating the Spurs 95-89

Nets beat Wizards 103-98

Dec 13, 2017

Rondae Hollis-Jefferson and Caris LeVert each scored 16 points, and the Brooklyn Nets overcame blowing a double-digit second-half lead and took advantage of a costly mistake by the Washington Wizards in the final seconds to pull out a 103-98 win

Porzingis, Beasley help Knicks edge Lakers 113-109 in OT

Dec 13, 2017

Kristaps Porzingis had 37 points and 11 rebounds, Michael Beasley made the biggest plays in overtime, and the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 113-109

James scores 25 has 17 assists, as Cavs beat Hawks 123-114

Dec 13, 2017

James scores 25, matches career high with 17 assists as Cavaliers defeat Hawks 123-114

College coaches' salaries increase despite threat of new tax

Dec 13, 2017

Threat of new tax hasn't stopped universities from paying top dollar for football coaches

Embiid scores 28 in return as 76ers top Timberwolves in OT

Dec 13, 2017

Joel Embiid scored 28 points in his return to the lineup and the Philadelphia 76ers topped the Minnesota Timberwolves 118-112 in overtime

Randolph, Hill lead Kings to 99-92 win over slumping Suns

Dec 13, 2017

Zach Randolph scored 11 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter to spark a big run, and the Sacramento Kings rallied past the slumping Phoenix Suns for a 99-92 victory

Strong reactions to upcoming white nationalist college stop

Dec 13, 2017

The decision to allow white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak at the University of Cincinnati is generating strong reactions from the school community

Hall nets 2 as Devils stop Kings' 8-game winning streak, 5-1

Dec 13, 2017

Taylor Hall scored twice and the New Jersey Devils ended the Los Angeles Kings' eight-game winning streak with a 5-1 victory.

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