Latest Michael Jordan News

Poole scores 30 points with seven 3s off bench, Warriors win

Dec. 03, 2022 01:20 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Draymond Green is healthy and back to his elite level of doing a bit of everything on both ends, even leading the offense with the second unit. He just missed his first triple-double of the season. Green is regularly knocking down 3-pointers, too. ...

Back at Ford Field, Bills face surging Lions

Nov. 23, 2022 17:16 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Buffalo Bills are back in Detroit and this time, they’re facing the suddenly surging Lions on Thanksgiving. The NFL shifted Buffalo’s previous home game against Cleveland to Ford Field after a winter storm dumped several feet of snow across the Buffalo area....

Analysis: As NBA's first quarter ends, the contenders emerge

Nov. 22, 2022 04:59 AM EST

Miami Heat President Pat Riley has a longstanding belief: After 20 games, a team knows its identity. He’s right. And after 20 games, title contenders are usually known as well. Think of this as the end of the season’s first quarter. That’s basically where the NBA...

Fired Miami police chief Art Acevedo takes Colorado job

Nov. 15, 2022 18:48 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Fired Miami police chief Art Acevedo will be the latest interim police leader in a Colorado city where officers and paramedics are being prosecuted in the death of a Black man in 2019. Aurora, a sprawling, diverse city east of Denver, announced Tuesday that Acevedo...

Poole scores 36 on bobblehead night, Warriors rout Spurs

Nov. 15, 2022 01:31 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jordan Poole's bobblehead doll was a big hit — and the real guy himself sure shined, too. Back in the starting lineup for a night, Poole scored a season-best 36 points and led the Golden State Warriors past the San Antonio Spurs 132-95 on Monday. ...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Tide out; Fab frosh; Ducks can't close

Nov. 13, 2022 02:32 AM EST

No reason to hedge anymore: Alabama is out of the College Football Playoff race. The 10th-ranked Crimson Tide beat No. 11 Mississippi, but all that did was clinch the SEC West for No. 7 LSU, which beat Arkansas earlier Saturday to eliminate Alabama. Without a path to...

No. 7 LSU's defense secures 13-10 road win over Arkansas

Nov. 12, 2022 16:41 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — LSU coach Brian Kelly told Harold Perkins Jr. he reminded him of Michael Jordan after the seventh-ranked Tigers beat Arkansas 13-10 on Saturday. The freshman linebacker, whose strip-sack of Arkansas quarterback Cade Fortin with 1:17 left clinched the win...

Durant, Nets pound Knicks 112-85 after promoting Vaughn

Nov. 09, 2022 22:43 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — New coach, same result in a New York basketball rivalry that's become no rivalry at all. Kevin Durant had 29 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists, becoming the first player since Michael Jordan to score at least 25 points in his team's first 12 games, and the Brooklyn...

Jimmie Johnson returns to NASCAR as part-owner, driver

Nov. 04, 2022 13:52 PM EDT

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson's NASCAR retirement and IndyCar experiment lasted all of two seasons. The seven-time NASCAR champion is returning in 2023 to the series that made him a global motorsports star as the part-owner of Petty GMS. He'll also enter about five Cup...

Astros rookie star Peña delivers again in World Series win

Nov. 04, 2022 01:29 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeremy Peña trotted around third base, looked toward the Houston dugout and gave the most casual two-handed shrug you'll ever see on a ballfield. Like it was any routine game in May. Only this was November. In the World Series. In the biggest...