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Johnson’s drive at buzzer helps Jazz beat LA 97-95 in Game...

  BY BETH HARRIS LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joe Johnson has seen a lot in his 16 years in the NBA. So the veteran didn't flinch...

Should I Stay or Should I Go? FGCU’s Smesko Opts to...

FGCU fans everywhere can breathe a huge sigh of relief: Karl Smesko isn’t going anywhere. The women’s basketball coach who founded the Eagles program turned...

Jackson says that a trade might be best for Carmelo, Knicks

  BY BRIAN MAHONEY GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Phil Jackson thinks Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks might be better off going their separate ways. "We have not...

LeBron unfazed by struggles, believes Cavaliers can repeat

BY TOM WITHERS INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James quickly moved past Cleveland's disjointed regular season, an uphill, 82-game slog of injuries, roster upheaval and...

North Carolina junior Justin Jackson entering NBA draft

BY AARON BEARD RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina swingman Justin Jackson will skip his senior season and enter the NBA draft after leading the...

Orlando fires GM Hennigan after missing playoffs for 5 years

BY TERRANCE HARRIS ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic have fired general manager Rob Hennigan after missing the postseason for five straight seasons. The team...

Report: Smesko Offered USC Job

The University of Southern California could be going back to the FGCU well. FGCU women’s basketball coach Karl Smesko has been offered the head coaching...

LeBron James to open public school for at-risk kids

BY TOM WITHERS AKRON, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James understands what it's like being a kid on the outside looking for hope. He's giving them some. James,...

Thunder: Robertson to attend Thunder regular-season finale

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oscar Robertson plans to attend Wednesday night's regular-season finale between the Thunder and the Denver Nuggets, where he will get...

Celtics clinch No. 1 seed in East, beat Bucks 112-94

BY JIMMY GOLEN BOSTON (AP) — Isaiah Thomas was able to watch from the bench while the Celtics finished off the Milwaukee Bucks in the...

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Target of online trolls suing neo-Nazi website’s publisher

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