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Lin leads Raptors to rout of Knicks; Lowry injured

Mar. 18, 2019 11:09 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors will likely have to wait a little longer to get their entire lineup healthy at the same time. Jeremy Lin scored 20 points, Fred VanVleet had 13 points and 12 assists for his first career double-double, and the Raptors beat the New York Knicks 128-92 on Monday night. The...

Nicaragua talks on hold as both sides trade accusations

Mar. 18, 2019 6:04 PM EDT

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaragua's government and opposition accused each other of undermining the latest round of political dialogue Monday, after police arrested more than 100 at a weekend protest. The opposition Civic Alliance condemned the government's "violent repression" of Saturday's march, in...

76ers' Embiid hates the Celtics, now he needs to beat them

Mar. 18, 2019 2:13 AM EDT

In this era of players wanting to join up with other players, or even just being friendlier with some opponents than guys on their own teams, it's nice to know there is still some good, old-fashioned hatred in the NBA. Yes, Joel Embiid hates the Celtics. He hates Boston so much that he got fined $25,000 last time...

Knicks block LeBron at the finish, rally to beat Lakers

Mar. 17, 2019 4:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James drove left, the No. 4 scorer in NBA history needing a basket to beat the worst team in the league. Defending him was a journeyman who hadn't even gotten off the Knicks' bench in a month. James' shot didn't go in. Didn't even get to the rim. Mario Hezonja blocked James' shot...

Bangladesh cricketers narrowly avoid mosque shootings

Mar. 15, 2019 9:11 AM EDT

Members of the Bangladesh cricket team had just arrived by bus at Masjid Al Noor mosque for Friday afternoon prayers when they heard gunshots. Had they arrived a few minutes earlier they would have been inside the mosque, where at least 30 people were killed by a gunman with an automatic rifle. Another nearby...

Hinostroza's hat trick leads Coyotes to 6-1 win over Ducks

Mar. 15, 2019 2:19 AM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Vinnie Hinostroza has been searching for consistency since joining the Arizona Coyotes in a trade last offseason. He's found it at just the right time. The 24-year-old forward scored his first career hat trick and sent the surging Coyotes to a 6-1 win over the Anaheim Ducks on...

Horton-Tucker leads Iowa State past Baylor 83-66 in Big 12

Mar. 14, 2019 5:15 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Talen Horton-Tucker hit five 3-pointers and scored 21 points and Iowa State beat Baylor 83-66 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament. The Cyclones (21-11) also had key contributions from Marial Shayok who had 18 with four 3-pointers, Lindell Wigginton with 16 points and...

Malkin picks up 1,000th point, Pens rally by Caps 5-3

Mar. 12, 2019 11:22 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Evgeni Malkin isn't one for nerves. And yet they came anyway as the weeks crept by and the Pittsburgh Penguins star inched closer to 1,000 career points. A pep talk from coach Mike Sullivan helped. So did the return to form of one of the NHL's most formidable power plays, one that pushed...

Pacers end losing streak by holding off Knicks' late charge

Mar. 12, 2019 10:52 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers needed some experienced hands to get them out of a tough spot Tuesday night. Bojan Bogdanovic started making shots. Thaddeus Young did the dirty work inside. And Darren Collison saved the game in the final minute. Together, they helped Indiana overcome an inexplicably...

Free Agency-Bills Capsule

Mar. 11, 2019 6:21 PM EDT

BUFFALO BILLS (6-10) UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: WR Deonte Thompson, OGs Ryan Groy and John Miller, OT Jordan Mills, RB Taiwan Jones, DT Kyle Williams (retired), CB Vontae Davis (retired). RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: TE Logan Thomas, CB Lafayette Pitts, DL Eddie Yarbrough, LB Deon Lacey, P Matt Darr. NEEDS: With their...