NBA: Toronto Raptors win nail-biter on road over Chicago Bulls

LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) – Pascal Siakam scored 22 points, and the visiting Toronto Raptors overcame an eight-point fourth-quarter deficit to defeat the Chicago Bulls 93-92 Monday night to end a three-game losing streak in the National Basketball Association. Kyle Lowry added 11 points and made the go-ahead layup with 50.9 seconds remaining for the Raptors, […]


Melo says after Rockets departure, he warned CP3

PORTLAND, Ore. — Carmelo Anthony and Chris Paul have a lot of shared basketball history together after almost two decades in the NBA, but there’s one specific tie between the two former All-Stars that has binded both proud men over the last year — their respective unceremonious divorces from the Houston Rockets. Anthony, who was […]


LaMelo Ball to miss 4 weeks in Australian league

Potential No. 1 NBA draft pick LaMelo Ball will miss about four weeks with a foot injury. Ball suffered a bruised foot in practice with the the Illawarra Hawks of the Australian NBL last week and was prescribed to rest by a foot specialist he visited, which will likely keep him out of action until […]


Lowry to heckler in native Philly: ‘Come see me’

PHILADELPHIA — Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry got into it with a fan on his way to the locker room following the Philadelphia 76ers’ 110-104 victory over the Raptors at Wells Fargo Center Sunday night. “I don’t know him,” said Lowry, who finished with 26 points, six rebounds and five assists in 38 minutes, in […]