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Antetokounmpo back in Bucks' lineup for his 27th birthday

Dec. 06, 2021 19:57 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo is celebrating his 27th birthday by returning to the Milwaukee Bucks’ lineup after a two-game absence. The two-time MVP is listed among the Bucks’ five starters for their game Monday night with the Cleveland Cavaliers. Antetokounmpo had...

Mitchell scores 35, Jazz hold off Cavaliers 109-108

Dec. 05, 2021 19:16 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Once the shot left Darius Garland's hands, the Utah Jazz couldn't do anything but hope it didn't drop. Sometimes, defense comes down to a simple wish. Garland missed a potential game-winner with 2.9 seconds left as the Jazz, who got...

Cavs extend winning streak to 4 with 116-101 rout of Wizards

Dec. 03, 2021 22:42 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Darius Garland had 32 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers went on a 19-0 run spanning part of each half in a 116-101 rout of the Washington Wizards on Friday night. Cleveland won its fourth straight game, and this streak...

Grizzlies throttle Thunder by NBA-record 73-point margin

Dec. 03, 2021 01:29 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The game was long decided and the Memphis starters were relegated to cheerleaders on the bench when John Konchar got a steal and headed to the basket. His right-handed dunk gave the Grizzlies a 145-67 lead over the Oklahoma City Thunder with 3:02...

NBA All-Star Kevin Love honored for mental health advocacy

Dec. 02, 2021 09:55 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Kevin Love knows the euphoria of sinking a three-pointer just before the buzzer. But the five-time NBA All-Star has had plenty of lows to offset those highs. “There are days when I don’t want to get out of bed. That’s just the truth,” the Cleveland...

Love scores 22, Cavaliers end 20-game losing streak in Miami

Dec. 01, 2021 23:15 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Kevin Love scored 22 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers snapped a 20-game losing streak in Miami, beating the Heat 111-85 on Wednesday night. Jarrett Allen added 19 points and 11 rebounds and Darius Garland finished with 16 points for the Cavaliers, who had...

Allen and Markkanen lead Cavaliers past Mavericks 114-96

Nov. 29, 2021 22:56 PM EST

DALLAS (AP) — Jarrett Allen and Lauri Markkanen notched season highs with 28 and 24 points respectively, and the Cleveland Cavaliers dominated the Dallas Mavericks for a 114-96 win on Monday night — their most lopsided win of the season. Allen also had 14 rebounds,...

Darius Garland scores 26 points, Cavaliers beat Magic 105-92

Nov. 27, 2021 23:15 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Darius Garland scored a season-high 26 points, rookie Evan Mobley had 13 points in his return from a sprained right elbow and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Orlando Magic 105-92 on Saturday night. Mobley missed four games after getting entangled with...

Cavs rookie F Mobley nearing return from elbow injury

Nov. 26, 2021 19:39 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers fast-starting rookie forward Evan Mobley could return to the lineup sooner than expected after missing less than two weeks with a sprained right elbow. Mobley got hurt on Nov. 15 against Boston. At the time, the Cavs estimated he could out for...

Booker scores 35, Suns win 14th straight, beat Cavs 120-115

Nov. 24, 2021 22:32 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — With the Suns' long winning streak in serious danger, Devin Booker and Chris Paul knew exactly what had to be done. Phoenix's season is still rising. Booker scored 35 points, Paul had 12 assists and made four free throws in the...