College basketball rankings: Duke moves up in first regular-season AP Top 25 poll after win vs. Kentucky

Duke opened its season ranked No. 9 in the AP Top 25 but a three-game winning streak out of the gate highlighted by a win over No. 10 Kentucky has voters already changing their tune. The...

LaMelo Ball, Hornets bring Warriors win streak to end

Three Things is NBC’s five-days-a-week wrap-up of the night before in the NBA. Check out NBCSports.com every weekday morning to catch up on what you missed the night before plus the rumors, drama, and dunks going...

Observations from Michigan’s 77-49 win over Prairie View A&M

Nearly three decades after beginning his NBA career in the nation’s capital, Juwan Howard returned to Washington, D.C. as the Michigan men’s basketball coach for the first time this weekend. On Saturday night, the Wolverines beat...

Warriors’ seven-game win streak comes to end: Stephen Curry, Golden State shooters lay an egg in Charlotte

The Golden State Warriors raced out to an 11-1 start behind the top-rated defense in the league and an MVP start to Steph Curry’s season. They’ve also played the league’s softest schedule thus far. They’ve gotten...

College basketball rankings: Gonzaga holds firm at No. 1 in Top 25 And 1 after win over Texas

CBS Sports Graphic Knee-jerk reactions are a natural thing in sports. Almost all of us are susceptible to them sometimes. The most common one in college basketball after Gonzaga’s season-opening win in which five-star freshman Chet...

Drew Timme leads Gonzaga blowout win over Texas

Here are two very scary sentences for college basketball teams outside of Spokane, Washington: Gonzaga, the top-ranked team in the country, dominated No. 5 Texas in an 86-74 win on Saturday, leading by double-digits for the...

Evan Mobley leads Cavaliers to 19-point comeback win with dominant 4th quarter, stunning block on Jayson Tatum

Early on Saturday, we learned that some coaches around the NBA are jealous they don’t get to coach Cleveland Cavaliers rookie Evan Mobley. Later that night, he showed exactly why that’s the case with a dominant...

Paul George is making all the plays, Clippers win sixth in a row

LOS ANGELES — Three Things is NBC’s five-days-a-week wrap-up of the night before in the NBA. Check out NBCSports.com every weekday morning to catch up on what you missed the night before plus the rumors, drama,...

Clippers rally from 17-point deficit to beat Heat and extend win streak

Clippers guard Paul George drives past Miami Heat guard Kyle Lowry during first quarter action at Staples Center Thursday. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times) The Clippers seemed to be in the clear Thursday night when,...

James Harden’s triple-double leads Nets to 123-90 blowout win over Magic

James Harden dribbles ball vs Magic white uniform looks sleepy ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 30 points and James Harden had his 59th career triple double in the Brooklyn Nets’ 123-90 victory over the...