• February 25, 2017

Basketball

The Latest News

DeRozan has career-high 43, Raptors beat Celtics 107-97

TORONTO (AP) — New talent helped the Toronto Raptors, though a familiar face pushed them over the finish line.

Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Lakers, 110-93

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook connected with his new teammates immediately.

Kansas Jayhawks Team Stat Breakdown (2016-17 )

PointAfter | Graphiq

Kansas star Jackson charged with criminal damage

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas freshman Josh Jackson has been charged with misdemeanor criminal damage after allegedly vandalizing a woman's car outside a Lawrence bar.

SMU Mustangs Basketball Profile

PointAfter | Graphiq

#17 SMU Mustangs 2016-17 Schedule

PointAfter | Graphiq

SMU Basketball Program Previous March Madness Results

PointAfter | Graphiq

SMU winning without Brown with another NCAA bid in sight

DALLAS (AP) — Larry Brown can't imagine that any coach is doing a better job this season than Tim Jankovich is with short-handed SMU.

Bubble Watch: Izzo's Spartans still shoring up NCAA resume

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Michigan State and Tom Izzo have repeatedly made March the Spartans' month with strong finishes and Final Four runs. The Spartans are having a tougher time locking down their NCAA Tournament spot and building late-season momentum this time around.

Gonzaga Bulldogs Basketball Profile

PointAfter | Graphiq

Przemek Karnowski steadying presence for top-ranked Gonzaga

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — When No. 1 Gonzaga tries to complete an undefeated regular season on Saturday, perhaps no player will be more valuable than center Przemek Karnowski.

Charles Barkley drops curse word on 'Inside the NBA'

ATLANTA (AP) — Charles Barkley accidentally used a curse word on-air when describing the New York Knicks' play on TNT's "Inside the NBA."

For Rubio and more, passing of trade deadline brought relief

MIAMI (AP) — Ricky Rubio was trying desperately to take his own advice. Minnesota's point guard told anyone who would listen to him not to worry about the trade deadline, or fret about what moves might be coming.

Curry flurry: MVP's huge third quarter propels Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Well-rested on fresh legs, Stephen Curry found his 3-point touch during one phenomenal flurry in one game-breaking quarter.

Rockets rout Pelicans, 129-99, in Cousins' New Orleans debut

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — What a bummer of a beginning to the Boogie-and-Brow era in the Big Easy.

Philadelphia 76ers Profile

PointAfter | Graphiq

Dallas Mavericks Profile

PointAfter | Graphiq

Mavs turn eye to future by getting Noel, waiving Williams

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks made two plays for the future Thursday, acquiring big man Nerlens Noel from the Philadelphia 76ers before the trading deadline and waiving point guard Deron Williams to clear the way for rookie Yogi Ferrell.

Charles Oakley attends Knicks-Cavaliers game in Cleveland

CLEVELAND (AP) — Charles Oakley, still at odds with the New York Knicks, watched his former team in his hometown Thursday night.

Paul George Career Points, Rebounds and Assists Per Game

PointAfter | Graphiq

Paul George Profile

PointAfter | Graphiq

George stays with Pacers but wanted input on trade talks

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Paul George finished practice Thursday by laughing, joking and slapping hands with the same teammates he's played with all season.

The big names stay in place on NBA trade-deadline day

MIAMI (AP) — Paul George stayed put. So did Jimmy Butler, Carmelo Anthony and Derrick Rose.

Cleveland Cavaliers 2015-16 Assist Distribution

PointAfter | Graphiq