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  • Magic rookie Marble out 4 to 6 weeks with detached retina

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Orlando Magic rookie guard Devyn Marble is expected to miss four to six weeks because of a detached retina in his left eye. Magic general manager Rob Hennigan made the announcement…

  • Pacers’ Roy Hibbert to sit out against Knicks

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Pacers center Roy Hibbert will not play Wednesday night against New York. Coach Frank Vogel says he’s giving the two-time All-Star extra rest during a week in which Indiana plays only one…

  • Wednesday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Named Ramon Martinez special assignment pitching instructor. DETROIT TIGERS — Released RHP Joel Hanrahan from a minor league contract. TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with RHPs Luke Jackson…

  • Ray Allen says he will not play this NBA season

    MIAMI (AP) — Ray Allen might return to the NBA — just not this season. The league’s all-time leading 3-point shooter who played for two NBA championship clubs announced Wednesday that he decided not to…

  • Wednesday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Named Ramon Martinez special assignment pitching instructor. DETROIT TIGERS — Released RHP Joel Hanrahan from a minor league contract. TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with RHPs Luke Jackson…

  • NBA Calendar

    April 15 — Last day of regular season. April 18 — Playoffs begin. April 26 — NBA draft early entry eligibility deadline (11:59 p.m. EDT). May 12-17 — NBA draft combine. May 19 — Draft…

  • Weekend Time Schedule

    Saturday Times EST TOP 25 BASKETBALL Men No. 1 Kentucky vs. Florida, 2 p.m. No. 2 Virginia at No. 16 Louisville, 6:30 p.m. No. 3 Duke at No. 19 North Carolina, 9 p.m. No. 4…

  • Knicks fined for Jackson’s comments about Ohio State star

    NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has fined the New York Knicks for Phil Jackson’s comments about Ohio State freshman D’Angelo Russell. Jackson watched the Buckeyes’ 81-57 victory over Nebraska last Thursday and afterward told…

  • Bulls center Noah unlikely to play for France at EuroBasket

    PARIS (AP) — Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah is unlikely to play for France at the European Championship in September. Noah is going through a difficult season after surgery on his left knee in the…

  • NBA Team Statistics

    Includes games of Tuesday, March 3, 2015 Team Offense G Pts Avg Golden State 58 6387 110.1 L.A. Clippers 61 6504 106.6 Phoenix 61 6445 105.7 Dallas 62 6523 105.2 Toronto 60 6268 104.5 Houston…

  • Gallinari helps Nuggets beat Bucks hours after Shaw’s firing

    DENVER (AP) — A change on the bench gave the Denver Nuggets a boost and ended six weeks of frustration for the struggling franchise. Danilo Gallinari scored a season-high 26 points, Kenneth Faried had 14…

  • New lawsuit attacks asset swap by Saints, Pelicans owner

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The type of asset swap New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson is attempting to try to regain complete control of his business interests from recently estranged heirs is being…

  • Hayward, Favors lead Jazz past Grizzlies, 93-82

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Gordon Hayward started the second half hot, and the rest of his Jazz teammates followed his lead. Utah shot 64 percent after the break and clamped down to defeat the Memphis…

  • Denver Nuggets fire coach Brian Shaw with team in slide

    DENVER (AP) — Last week, Denver Nuggets players broke their huddle with a chant of “1-2-3 … Six weeks,” interpreted by some as a countdown to the end of a season gone sour. Brian Shaw…

  • Bucks-Nuggets, Box

    MILWAUKEE (95) Antetokounmpo 7-10 4-6 19, Ilyasova 9-15 0-0 21, Pachulia 0-1 0-0 0, Carter-Williams 4-11 2-4 11, Middleton 6-20 5-5 20, Bayless 2-8 2-2 7, Henson 4-7 2-5 10, Dudley 1-6 0-0 2, Ennis…