Walker, Knicks hang on, deal Bulls first loss 104-103

CHICAGO (AP) Kemba Walker scored 21 points, RJ Barrett added 20 and the New York Knicks hung on to hand the Chicago Bulls their first loss of the season 104-103 on Thursday night. Julius Randle had...

Warriors attempt to avenge play-in loss to Grizzlies

The Golden State Warriors are undefeated, but they will retain the role of hunter Thursday night when they seek to avenge a season-ending loss to the visiting Memphis Grizzlies. The eighth-seeded Warriors and ninth-seeded Grizzlies put...

Nets takeaways from Wednesday’s 106-93 loss against Heat, including second-half meltdown

Bam Adebayo backs down Joe Harris – After taking it to the Washington Wizards on Monday, the Nets got worked by the Miami Heat, 106-93, on Wednesday. Here are the takeaways…. – Joe Harris started the...

Lakers’ Anthony Davis, Dwight Howard get into altercation during loss to Suns

Anthony Davis, Dwight Howard get into altercation during loss originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston The Los Angeles Lakers‘ season is off to a less-than-ideal start. The Lakers dropped to 0-2 with another home loss on...

No. 7 Boilermakers using NCAA Tourney loss as motivation

Purdue coach Matt Painter understands how the lessons from a surprisingly short NCAA Tournament appearance can impact a team. He watched Virginia use the motivation to fuel its 2019 national championship run, and five years ago...

Lakers’ LeBron James, Anthony Davis talk Netflix series ‘Squid Game’ after preseason loss to Warriors

USATSI The NBA’s regular season is rapidly approaching, but LeBron James and Anthony Davis proved Tuesday they have more than basketball on their minds. The Los Angeles Lakers‘ championship-winning duo dished on the Netflix hit series...

Georgia now No. 1 in the NCAA Re-Rank 1-130 ahead of Iowa, Cincinnati after Alabama loss

Much can change in one week. Georgia is the new and unquestioned No. 1 in the USA TODAY Sports NCAA Re-Rank 1-130, replacing an Alabama team that held the top spot from the preseason until Saturday...

Sixers have a tough night in preseason loss to Raptors

The Philadelphia 76ers began their preseason schedule for the 2021-22 season on Monday when they took on the Toronto Raptors up in Canada and it was a bit of a new era for them. While they...