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Washington Post editorial page editor Fred Hiatt dead at 66

Dec. 06, 2021 19:01 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fred Hiatt, a foreign correspondent who rose in 2000 to become The Washington Post’s editorial page editor, died Monday at a hospital in New York City. He was 66. According to the Post, his wife, Margaret “Pooh” Shapiro, said Hiatt had cardiac arrest while...

Williams carries Hartford past St. Francis 68-55

Dec. 05, 2021 18:23 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Austin Williams had 22 points as Hartford broke its season-opening seven-game losing streak, defeating St. Francis of Brooklyn 68-55 on Sunday. Williams shot 10 for 13 from the floor. He added nine rebounds. Hunter Marks had 16...

LaVine, DeRozan lead Bulls to 111-107 win over Nets

Dec. 04, 2021 23:50 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Bulls were down, but not out. Behind Zach LaVine’s 31 points and DeMar DeRozan’s 29, 13 in the fourth quarter, Chicago overcame a double-digit deficit in the second half to beat the Brooklyn Nets 111-107 on Saturday night. ...

Nets escape Timberwolves 110-105 behind Durant's 30

Dec. 03, 2021 23:01 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 30 points, including the clinching jumper with 11 seconds left, and the Brooklyn Nets held off the Minnesota Timberwolves 110-105 on Friday night. Durant was 12 of 13 on free throws and Patty Mills added 23 points for the Nets, who...

DeRozan, LaVine help Bulls hang on to beat Knicks 119-115

Dec. 02, 2021 23:01 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — For the Chicago Bulls, DeMar DeRozan's poise is as valuable as his points. He provided plenty of both after they blew a big lead at Madison Square Garden. DeRozan scored 34 points, Zach LaVine and Nikola Vucevic each added 27, and...

Holden carries Towson past Long Island-Brooklyn 72-63

Dec. 02, 2021 22:53 PM EST

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Cam Holden had 21 points as Towson topped Long Island 72-63 on Thursday night. Charles Thompson had 13 points for Towson (5-3). Nicolas Timberlake pulled 11 rebounds and Antonio Rizzuto collared six boards. Isaac Kante had 17...

Carr lifts Delaware past Long Island-Brooklyn 75-67

Nov. 30, 2021 23:26 PM EST

NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Andrew Carr had 18 points to lead five Delaware players in double figures as the Fightin' Blue Hens got past Long Island-Brooklyn 75-67 on Tuesday night. Kevin Anderson added 13 points for the Fightin' Blue Hens. Jameer Nelson Jr. chipped in 12...

Nets edge Knicks 112-110 on James Johnson's free throws

Nov. 30, 2021 23:08 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant and James Harden took turns putting on a show in front of the largest crowd ever to see a Nets game in Brooklyn, one that was split between fans of New York's two teams. In the end, the Nets were celebrating and the Knicks were fuming. ...

Q&A: Mel Brooks, 95, is still riffing

Nov. 30, 2021 13:39 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Leave it to Mel Brooks to blurb his own memoir. There, along with laudatory quotes from Billy Crystal, Norman Lear, Conan O'Brien and others is one from “M. Brooks," who hails “All About Me!” as: "Not since the Bible have I read anything so...

Nets swingman Joe Harris has arthroscopic ankle surgery

Nov. 29, 2021 20:48 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Harris had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle Monday, leaving the Brooklyn Nets without one of the NBA's best 3-point shooters. Harris was hurt Nov. 14 at Oklahoma City and has missed the past six games. The procedure in New York was to remove a...