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Cavs rookie F Mobley nearing return from elbow injury

Nov. 26, 2021 19:39 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers fast-starting rookie forward Evan Mobley could return to the lineup sooner than expected after missing less than two weeks with a sprained right elbow. Mobley got hurt on Nov. 15 against Boston. At the time, the Cavs estimated he could out for...

Booker scores 35, Suns win 14th straight, beat Cavs 120-115

Nov. 24, 2021 22:32 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — With the Suns' long winning streak in serious danger, Devin Booker and Chris Paul knew exactly what had to be done. Phoenix's season is still rising. Booker scored 35 points, Paul had 12 assists and made four free throws in the...

Durant scores 27, Nets get lift from rookie to down Cavs

Nov. 22, 2021 22:49 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — In two days, Cam Thomas went from G League sensation to Brooklyn spark plug. Kevin Durant returned to the lineup and scored 27 points, James Harden added 14 points and a season-high 14 assists, and Thomas gave Brooklyn a needed second-half lift in a...

Cavaliers G Sexton done for season following knee surgery

Nov. 19, 2021 21:54 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Collin Sexton barely got a chance to show the Cavs — and other teams — he's worthy of a long-term investment. The flashy and productive guard is done for the season after injuring his left knee and undergoing surgery. ...

Warriors' Curry sits out against Pistons with bruised hip

Nov. 19, 2021 19:04 PM EST

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry was out of the lineup against the Detroit Pistons due to a bruised hip, a night after scoring 20 of his 40 points in a fourth-quarter comeback victory at Cleveland. The NBA-leading Warriors also were without Draymond Green on...

Curry scores 20 of 40 points in 4th, Warriors beat Cavs

Nov. 18, 2021 23:01 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 20 of his 40 points in the fourth quarter, hitting three straight 3-pointers, and the NBA-leading Golden State Warriors overcame a 13-point deficit to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 104-89 on Thursday night. Curry made 8 of 12 shots,...

Harden, Nets outlast short-handed Cavaliers, 109-99

Nov. 17, 2021 22:57 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — James Harden scored 27 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 24 and Kevin Durant 23 to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers 109-99 on Wednesday. Patty Mills added 21 points to give the Nets four 20-point scorers for the first time...

Michigan hoops coach Juwan Howard agrees to 5-year extension

Nov. 17, 2021 18:12 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan and men's basketball coach Juwan Howard have agreed to a five-year extension totaling over $16.9 million that keeps him under contract through the 2025-26 season. The announcement was made by athletic director Warde Manuel on Tuesday...

Cavs rookie Mobley to miss weeks with right elbow sprain

Nov. 16, 2021 15:01 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers’ surprisingly strong start has hit a sudden snag. Rookie forward Evan Mobley will miss multiple weeks with a sprained right elbow, an injury that threatens to stall Cleveland’s early season momentum and will test the young team's depth...

Tatum scores 23, Celtics beat Cavaliers 98-92 to split set

Nov. 15, 2021 22:42 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jayson Tatum scored 23 points and Dennis Schroder had six points in the final 76 seconds as the Boston Celtics beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 98-92 on Monday night, splitting their two-game set at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Al Horford had 17 points and...