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  • Warriors’ Kerr expects Thompson to play in Game 1 of finals

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr is so confident Klay Thompson will be cleared for Game 1 of the NBA Finals against Cleveland that he isn’t preparing to play without him.…

  • Chris Gatling arrested in online credit card scam

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Former NBA All-Star Chris Gatling ran a massive online fraud scheme using credit cards of people from across the nation, Scottsdale police said Saturday. Gatling was released from jail after being…

  • Almost colleagues, Kerr and Blatt are rare rookies in finals

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The path to the NBA Finals for Steve Kerr and David Blatt, a rare pair of rookie coaches on basketball’s biggest stage, started with a meeting organized by their agent at…

  • Ex-Chicago Bulls player Brunson acquitted of sexual abuse

    VERNON HILLS, Ill. (AP) — Former Chicago Bulls player Rick Brunson has been acquitted of charges he sexually abused a massage therapist at a Vernon Hills fitness center. Lake County judge James Booras made the…

  • NBA Calendar

    June 4 — NBA Finals begin. June 15 — Draft early-entry withdrawal deadline (5 p.m. EDT). June 25 — NBA draft. July 1 — Free agency opens. July 9 — Free-agent contracts can be signed.…

  • Washington Wizards’ John Wall kicked off Las Vegas flight

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police say NBA star John Wall was kicked off a flight in Las Vegas on Tuesday after a disturbance was reported. Las Vegas police said Friday that the Washington Wizards’ All-Star…

  • Friday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League HOUSTON ASTROS — Placed RHP Scott Feldman on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Michael Feliz from Corpus Christi (Texas). MINNESOTA TWINS — Activated RHP Casey Fien from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP…

  • Magic hire former player Scott Skiles as head coach

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The next chapter in Orlando Magic basketball will be led by one of its most familiar faces. General manager Rob Hennigan introduced former player Scott Skiles as the franchise’s 12th coach…

  • Friday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League HOUSTON ASTROS — Placed RHP Scott Feldman on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Michael Feliz from Corpus Christi (Texas). MINNESOTA TWINS — Activated RHP Casey Fien from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP…

  • Lakers close deal on land for new headquarters in El Segundo

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have completed the purchase of five acres that will be the site of their new team headquarters. The Lakers announced the completion of the deal Friday.…

  • Dwight Howard suspended for 1 game after foul upgraded

    HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard was suspended without pay for one game Friday after getting his fourth flagrant foul point in the postseason. Howard will serve the suspension in the first game…

  • LeBron on stopping him or Stephen Curry: “You can’t”

    INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — With a week to get ready for the NBA Finals, the Cavaliers have a check list of things to get done before Game 1. First, is to get All-Star guard Kyrie…

  • Warriors guard Klay Thompson diagnosed with concussion

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The initial hit caused Klay Thompson plenty of pain. The final diagnosis delivered another blow to him and the Golden State Warriors as they prepare for the NBA Finals. Two days…

  • Judge keeps court closed in Saints, Pelicans ownership row

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A judge denied a motion by media outlets who sought to open court for next week’s trial involving New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson and his estranged heirs. Judge…

  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Ahead of presidential election, Blatter says vote for Russia and Qatar the root of FIFA crisis ZURICH (AP) — The worst corruption crisis in soccer history stems from the governing body’s decision to award Russia…