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A new mock trade has the Philadelphia 76ers acquiring John Collins from the Atlanta Hawks in a deal.
Festive fans, missed calls and rivalry antics have set the stage for the second half of the Iron Bowl.
Jonathan Kuminga impacted the Warriors' win Friday night but he didn't stuff the stat sheet, leading to interesting postgame comments from Draymond Green and Steve Kerr.
The Celtics will be without Jayson Tatum when the team lines up against the Wizards on Saturday.
That's two straight 30-point double-doubles for Wembanyama.
Here is a look at how Twitter reacted to Clemson's letdown performance against South Carolina.
HOUSTON (AP) Marcus Sasser scored 19 points, J'Wan Roberts added 11 points and 14 rebounds, and No. 2 Houston held on to beat Kent State 49-44 on Saturday and give itself an opportunity to take over the No. 1 ranking. Sasser was 8 of 8 from the free-throw line to overcome a 5-of-16 shooting performance, including 1 of 10 on 3-pointers. Houston (6-0) shot 32% from the floor and was 2 of 17 on 3s.
The injury report for Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers is out as they get set to take on the Orlando Magic in a rematch.
Both Villanova and Oregon will try to end three-game losing streaks when they meet on Sunday in the seventh-place game of the Phil Knight Invitational in Portland, Ore. Oregon (2-4) has lost three straight against top-25 teams, falling to Houston, UConn and Michigan State. The Ducks lost to Michigan State in its second game of the Invitational but had a strong push late even while dealing with injuries in a 74-70 setback against the Spartans.
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"That was the game," #Rockets head coach Stephen Silas says of Houston's late defensive effort in a win over Atlanta. "The extra effort plays, the big time rebounds we got."
Ja Morant doesn't usually side with the Warriors, but on Friday night, that changed.
Coming off a gut-wrenching loss to Kansas State in the Cayman Islands Classic finale, LSU aims to bounce back Sunday when it hosts Wofford in Baton Rouge, La. On Wednesday the Tigers appeared to have tied the game against the Wildcats on a layup by Trae Hannibal as time expired, but the shot was waved off because of an issue with the clock starting on the inbounds play. The Tigers (5-1) were left on the short end of a 61-59 loss as a result.
As good as things are going for Boston, could they try to get even better?
No. 8 Duke and No. 24 Purdue have found lots to be happy about so far in two games in the Phil Knight Legacy. The Blue Devils (6-1) and Boilermakers (5-0) meet in the tournament final Sunday afternoon in Portland, Ore. For Purdue, it's a chance to knock off a Top 10 team in back-to-back games after taking down No. 6 Gonzaga 84-66 in Friday's late semifinal.
With the win, the Celtics improved to 15-4 overall while consolidating their grip on the top spot in the league's Eastern Conference standings.
Ben Simmons on why the loss to the Indiana Pacers was 'frustrating'.
The Tigers will continue to lean on their defense Sunday when they host high-scoring Saint Louis (5-1). Auburn coach Bruce Pearl was pleased with his team's defensive effort during Wednesday's 43-42 win against an experienced Northwestern squad to claim the Cancun Challenge championship in Mexico. "To hold Northwestern to 42 points tells you about our effort and our energy, and our defense," Pearl said.
Steph Curry knows exactly how good the Warriors have been at home this season.
"I didn't average what he is in my second season, so he's already ahead of me," Antetokounmpo said.
Makayla Daniels scored 21 points to lead Arkansas over Clemson in the Paradise Jam.
Steph Curry had a lot to say about how LeBron James and Kyrie Irving played in the 2016 NBA Finals.
The Georgia Bulldogs and East Tennessee State Buccaneers will each be looking for a bounce-back win when they meet on Sunday in Athens, Ga. Georgia (4-2) is coming off an 87-73 loss to UAB in the championship game of the Sunshine Slam Beach Bracket on Tuesday in Daytona Beach, Fla. The Buccaneers (3-3) have dropped two straight and three of their past four after falling 74-70 to visiting Appalachian State on Wednesday. The Bulldogs led UAB 42-41 at halftime before getting blown out in the second half.
Here's all you need to know ahead of Saturday's Lakers versus Spurs game.
If Rhode Island has any advantage when it plays at Boston College on Sunday afternoon, it may be depth. Rhode Island (2-4) received 39 points from its bench in Wednesday's 57-44 triumph over Illinois State. The victory earned the Rams a seventh-place finish in the Cayman Islands Classic.
Here are the best photos from the Thunder's 123-119 overtime win over the Bulls on Friday.
Payton Pritchard's role has been limited so far due to some new faces in Boston's backcourt. But, as our Chris Forsberg writes, the TD Garden favorite proved Friday night he is fully capable of providing a needed spark for his team when called upon.
Jalen Green to @BigSargeSportz on Garrison Mathews: "Garry Bird is back! I told him, 'Welcome back.' We missed him for a while. ... Every time he comes in, he is going to be gritty."
Georges Niang explains why he's been such a perfect fit for the Philadelphia 76ers on and off the floor.
Alabama fell against UConn on Friday night by a final score of 82-67.
Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks taught the Cavaliers a lesson in playoff-type intensity well before the start of December.
DeRozan and the Bulls couldn't outlast Gilgeous-Alexander and the Thunder in overtime.
The 8-11 Thunder travel on the road to take on the 4-14 Rockets on Saturday.
Anthony Davis' dominant play over the last five games hasn't made him immune to the type of criticism he has gotten used to.
Banchero returned on Friday after a seven-game absence and scored 19 points in a loss at home to the 76ers.
Iowa beat Clemson, 74-71, to improve to 5-0, but fans erupted on social media over an exchange between the broadcasters and officials.
NBA Twitter had some spot-on reactions to the Nets losing to the Pacers in disappointing fashion.
Carson Palmer had his day vs Notre Dame in 2002. Caleb Williams gets his chance 20 years later. #Heisman #USC
Here is all of the information you need to know for the Jazz and Suns on Saturday.
The Brooklyn Nets lost to the Indiana Pacers 128-117 on Friday as Buddy Hield scored 26 points. Here's how each player graded individually.
Tobias Harris discusses leading and doing more for the Philadelphia 76ers with the team being so short-handed at the moment.
Mark Fox hasn't produced a winning record in his three full seasons as Cal's head coach, but his teams never got off to as bad a start as the Golden Bears have this season. Cal enters its final game of the Emerald Coast Classic with an 0-6 record, including four defeats on its home floor and losses to the likes of Texas State and Southern. The Golden Bears dropped a 59-48 decision to TCU on Friday night in Niceville, Fla., and they get another shot at a power opponent on Saturday when they oppose Clemson (4-2) in the event's consolation game.
Battle 4 Atlantis championship: Tennessee defeats Kansas
Nearly every Pistons employee attended the Zekelman Holocaust Center's 38th Anniversary Benefit, where Arn Tellem talked about his Jewish history.
NBA Twitter reacts to Shake Milton and the short-handed Philadelphia 76ers knocking off the Orlando Magic on the road.
The Boston Celtics' hot start to the 2022-23 NBA season has been powered in no small part by the leap forward made by superstar forward Jayson Tatum,
The Oregon native's effort and hustle have been a key part of winning games on days when the starters have not (or could not) have it going for them.
TCU gets a chance to impress the national pollsters when the Horned Frogs meet 25th-ranked Iowa in the final of the Emerald Coast Classic on Saturday night in Niceville, Fla. The Horned Frogs (4-1) reached the championship game at the expense of winless California on Friday, getting 23 points in Mike Miles Jr.'s return to action in a 59-48 victory. Earlier, Iowa (5-0) survived a late flurry by Clemson in a 74-71 semifinal win after nearly blowing a 14-point lead in the final eight minutes.
On this day, Sherman Douglas was dealt to Milwaukee, Avery Bradley was born, and Delonte West made his debut for the team.
There is still plenty of season to go, and many opponents to play. Will the Celtics' early success be sustainable?