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Tatum has 30 points and 12 rebounds, sits out the 4th as the Celtics rout the Pacers 155-104

Nov. 01, 2023 23:22 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The last time the Boston Celtics scored 155 points in a regular-season game, there was only one championship banner hanging in the rafters of the old Boston Garden. Red Auerbach was still the coach. The Lakers were still in Minneapolis. On Wednesday night, Jayson...

Sculpture commemorating historic 1967 Cleveland summit with Ali, Jim Brown, other athletes unveiled

Oct. 11, 2023 21:48 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers guard Donovan Mitchell looked reverently at the elderly man sitting in the front row clutching his cane and was star struck. To Mitchell and others, John Wooten is a giant. “That’s a man who didn’t know if he would be able to see his...