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  • Davis remains questionable vs. Clippers

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis says he is unsure if he’ll be ready to return from a left groin strain in time for Friday night’s tip-off against the Los Angeles Clippers. Davis…

  • Correction: D-League Teammates Fight story

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Jan. 29 about D-League teammates fighting, The Associated Press incorrectly reported the length of the suspensions for each Iowa Energy player. Kalin Lucas was suspended three games and…

  • Kevin Love: Expects to hear boos in 1st game in Minnesota

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Love says he isn’t expecting a warm welcome when he plays in Minnesota for the first time since he was traded to Cleveland. The Cavaliers visit the Timberwolves on Saturday night.…

  • Magic’s Vaughn blocking out reports about his job security

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Magic coach Jacque Vaughn is blocking out any talk about his job security and remains focused on helping his team turnaround its recent string of losses. Vaughn said Friday morning before…

  • 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.

  • Update on the latest in sports:

    NBA-SCHEDULE Grizzlies shut down Nuggets UNDATED (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies have a five-game winning streak and a two-game lead over Houston in the NBA’s Southwest Division. Zach Randolph had 15 points and 17 rebounds…

  • For 1st time since ’80, Hawks get 3 players in All-Star Game

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Hawks keep reaping the rewards for their amazing season. For the first time since 1980, Atlanta will have three players in the NBA All-Star Game. Paul Millsap, Jeff Teague and Al…

  • Lakers stop 9-game skid, beat Bulls 123-118 in double OT

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — When the Los Angeles Lakers blew a nine-point lead in 70 seconds late in regulation, they certainly seemed to be careening straight toward another loss in overtime. That’s when the young,…

  • NBA Team Statistics

    Includes games of Thursday, January 29, 2015 Team Offense G Pts Avg Golden State 43 4779 111.1 Phoenix 47 5045 107.3 Dallas 47 5037 107.2 L.A. Clippers 46 4922 107.0 Toronto 46 4877 106.0 Atlanta…

  • Bulls-Lakers, Box

    CHICAGO (118) Mirotic 0-2 0-0 0, Gasol 8-14 4-6 20, Noah 4-7 1-1 9, Rose 7-26 2-2 17, Butler 9-17 16-18 35, Hinrich 1-4 0-0 2, Gibson 3-6 2-2 8, Snell 4-12 1-3 10, Brooks…

  • Bulls-Lakers, Box

    CHICAGO (118) Mirotic 0-2 0-0 0, Gasol 8-14 4-6 20, Noah 4-7 1-1 9, Rose 7-26 2-2 17, Butler 9-17 16-18 35, Hinrich 1-4 0-0 2, Gibson 3-6 2-2 8, Snell 4-12 1-3 10, Brooks…

  • NBA in expanded digital partnership with China’s Tencent

    BEIJING (AP) — The National Basketball Association is forming its largest international digital partnership through an expansion of its arrangements with Chinese Internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd., the league said Friday. The new five-year arrangement…

  • Randolph’s double-double leads Grizzlies over Nuggets, 99-69

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies are winning by bigger margins lately because they have returned to locking down on defense. “I just think we’ve got our rhythm back, and we’re going back to…

  • 3 Hawks, Durant and Westbrook are NBA All-Star reserves

    NEW YORK (AP) — Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague were picked Thursday as reserves for the Eastern Conference All-Star team, giving the sizzling Atlanta Hawks three selections. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook made…

  • Bucks end 17-game skid in Orlando, beat Magic 115-100

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — For the first time in more than a decade, the Milwaukee Bucks could celebrate after a game in Orlando. Jerryd Bayless scored 19 points, Jared Dudley and Khris Middleton had 17…