Category Archives: Sports

Timberwolves send Lakers reeling to 7th straight loss

MINNEAPOLIS — Jimmy Butler scored 28 points and the streaking Minnesota Timberwolves started fast and held off the struggling Los Angeles Lakers 114-96 on Monday night. Karl-Anthony Towns recorded his 30th double-double

Houston Rockets halt slide; Mavs mute Thunder

LOS ANGELES – The Houston Rockets take some good news – and perhaps some bad – into 2018 after snapping their five-game NBA losing streak with a 148-142 double-overtime victory over the Los

Howard leads Hornets past Warriors

OAKLAND — Dwight Howard was so good Friday night against the defending NBA champs that acting Charlotte Hornets coach Stephen Silas rode him to the finish line of a 111-100 victory over

Griffin returns to lead Clippers past Lakers

LOS ANGELES — An uncomfortable pattern has emerged the first half of the season for the Los Angeles Clippers. They cannot seem to approach being a healthy team. On a night they

Sacramento Kings deal Cleveland Cavs 2nd straight setback

SACRAMENTO – Vince Carter scored a season-high 24 points, and the Sacramento Kings handed the Cleveland Cavaliers their second straight loss with a 109-95 victory on Wednesday night. Carter had missed the previous three games

Evans’ 32 points lead Grizzlies past Lakers

LOS ANGELES —Tyreke Evans started his career by being voted the NBA’s Rookie of the Year in 2010 after averaging 20.1 points for Sacramento. The next six years were difficult. He battled