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  • Mayweather and Pacquiao courtside at same Heat game

    MIAMI (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao were finally together Tuesday night. At a Miami Heat game, that is. Mayweather had a courtside seat next to the Heat bench, directly across from Pacquiao’s…

  • Saints, Pelicans owner asks judge to dismiss heirs’ lawsuit

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by recently estranged heirs who are seeking control of his NFL and NBA teams.…

  • Deng (calf), Andersen (elbow and back) sidelined for Heat

    MIAMI (AP) — Luol Deng and Chris Andersen both were kept out of Miami’s game against Milwaukee on Tuesday, prompting the Heat to use their 18th different starting lineup of the season. Deng has a…

  • Wisconsin governor proposes plan to help fund Bucks arena

    MILWAUKEE (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker proposed a plan Tuesday that calls for Wisconsin to help build a new basketball arena for the Milwaukee Bucks with $220 million in bonds that would be funded by…

  • Pistons’ Brandon Jennings has successful Achilles surgery

    AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Pistons say guard Brandon Jennings has undergone successful surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon, an injury that ended his season. The team said Tuesday it has…

  • Clippers’ Barnes fined $25,000 for inappropriate language

    NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes has been fined $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan. The NBA made the announcement on Tuesday. The incident occurred with 4:28 remaining in…

  • Knicks sign G Langston Galloway for rest of season

    NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks have signed guard Langston Galloway for the remainder of the season. The Knicks made the announcement on Tuesday. The 6-foot-2 Galloway is averaging 12.1 points, 4.1 rebounds…

  • Howard questionable for Rockets game against Dallas

    HOUSTON (AP) — Dwight Howard could miss Houston’s game against Dallas on Wednesday night after tweaking his injured right ankle in practice. Howard missed Sunday’s game after spraining his ankle on Friday night. He started…

  • NBA Calendar

    Feb. 13-15 — All-Star weekend, New York. Feb. 19 — Trade deadline (3 p.m. EST). April 15 — Last day of regular season. April 18 — Playoffs begin.

  • Christina Aguilera to perform ahead of NBA All-Star Game

    NEW YORK (AP) — Ariana Grande isn’t the only big-voiced singer performing at the NBA All-Star Game: Christina Aguilera has been added to the lineup. NBA announced Tuesday that Aguilera will perform ahead of the…

  • Clippers ride Crawford’s shooting to 102-98 win over Nuggets

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Crawford never stews over statistics. As a prolific scorer, he knows he’s usually one shot away from triggering an offensive outburst. So it was easy for him to shrug off…

  • Clippers ride Crawford’s shooting to 102-98 win over Nuggets

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Crawford scored 21 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Denver Nuggets 102-98 Monday night for their fifth straight victory. Crawford…

  • NBA Team Statistics

    Includes games of Monday, January 26, 2015 Team Offense G Pts Avg Golden State 42 4668 111.1 Dallas 45 4853 107.8 Phoenix 46 4939 107.4 L.A. Clippers 45 4828 107.3 Toronto 44 4654 105.8 Atlanta…

  • Clippers ride Crawford’s shooting to 102-98 win over Nuggets

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jamal Crawford scored 19 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Denver Nuggets 102-98 Monday night for their fifth straight victory. Crawford…

  • Nuggets-Clippers, Box

    DENVER (98) Chandler 7-18 1-2 18, Faried 6-9 2-3 14, Nurkic 3-6 0-2 6, Lawson 7-12 5-6 19, Afflalo 8-13 0-0 18, Gallinari 3-7 0-0 8, Arthur 3-7 2-2 8, Foye 1-3 0-0 3, Hickson…