Basketball

Not-household-name players get All-Star votes…

Some players many fans may not recognize got All-Star starter votes from their NBA peers _ or maybe themselves

GVSU men's basketball team outlasts LSSU at DeltaPlex

LeBron, Curry are captains, to draft NBA All-Star…

LeBron James and Stephen Curry will be the captains who pick teams for the revamped NBA All-Star Game

Despite doping scandals, Olympic fever grips…

Amid doping scandals, Russians are flocking to see a movie about Soviet glory on the Olympic basketball court 46 years ago

Aldridge, Mills lead Spurs over Nets after Leonard shut down

LaMarcus Aldridge scored 34 points, Patty Mills made seven 3-pointers and the San Antonio Spurs responded to the latest absence of Kawhi Leonard by beating the Brooklyn Nets 100-95

Hornets hammer Wizards 133-109 in Clifford's return

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist scored 21 points, Dwight Howard had another double-double and the Charlotte Hornets used a record-setting first half to beat the Washington Wizards 133-109 in coach Steve Clifford's return

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Houston's Ariza, Green suspended 2 games apiece…

The NBA decides: Rockets players Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green each suspended two games for entering Clippers' locker room

Spurs' Leonard out indefinitely to continue…

The San Antonio Spurs say Kawhi Leonard will be out indefinitely as he continues his recovery from a right quadriceps injury

Rockets' Harden back at practice after 2 1/2 weeks

Rockets guard James Harden returned to practice for the first time since he was injured Dec. 31 against the Los Angeles Lakers

Rodman checks into rehab after DUI arrest

The agent for former NBA star Dennis Rodman says the Hall of Famer has checked into an alcohol rehabilitation center after a weekend DUI arrest

Boston Celtics great Jo Jo White dies at 71

Basketball Hall of Famer Jo Jo White has died at 71 years old

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Basketball: NHS teams head to NLR

Roncalli defense helps Cavaliers roll Groton

Warriors work together, honor teammate

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Lakers shake off slow start, beat Lordstown

Lakers land on Frankfort in 54-45 win