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Doncic, Mavs hold on to beat Irving, Nets 113-109 for sweep

May. 07, 2021 00:45 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic scored 24 points, Tim Hardaway Jr. added 23 and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Brooklyn Nets 113-109 on Thursday night to finish a season sweep. Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 45 points for the Nets. They lost a season-high fourth straight...

Analysis: The play-in is coming, and it's giving teams hope

Apr. 20, 2021 02:02 AM EDT

If this season was like most others, Washington, Chicago and Toronto would be pretty much out of the race by now. The Wizards were 17-32 not that long ago and have not spent one single day over .500 in the last three seasons. The Bulls just had a stretch where they lost...

Doncic's 3 at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies 114-113

Apr. 15, 2021 01:35 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. Doncic ended the night with 29 points, while Kristaps Porzingis added 21 points. Dwight...

Newark native scores 'Shark Tank' investment

Mar. 20, 2021 11:02 AM EDT

NEWARK, Del. (AP) — For about six months, Newark native Jared Cannon had a big secret he had to keep from his mother, Diane. So imagine Diane Cannon’s shock two weeks ago, when her son called her to let her know he was going to be on ABC’s hit show “Shark Tank”...

Texas becomes biggest US state to lift COVID-19 mask mandate

Mar. 02, 2021 21:58 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is lifting its mask mandate, Gov. Greg Abbott said Tuesday, making it the largest state to no longer require one of the most effective ways to slow the spread of the coronavirus. The announcement in Texas, where the virus has killed more than...

Republican wants to require national anthem in Wisconsin

Feb. 25, 2021 13:10 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The national anthem would have to be played before all sporting events held at Wisconsin venues that received any public funding, from Green Bay Packers games at Lambeau Field to beer league softball games at local parks, under a bill that a Republican lawmaker...