NBA

Pau Gasol says he wants to play in Rio Olympics despite Zika
MADRID (AP) — Chicago Bulls star Pau Gasol says he wants to play in the Rio de Janeiro Olympics despite concerns over the Zika virus.
2 hrs ago
Former No. 5 pick Exum, Hill to compete for minutes on Jazz
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Dante Exum has been consistently called the point guard of the future after being drafted No. 5 overall in 2014 by the Utah Jazz. That doesn't mean he'll be the starter next season.
5 hrs ago
Phoenix Suns accelerate rebuilding process with 2016 draft
PHOENIX (AP) — Marquese Chriss wanted to play in Phoenix but figured his chance had passed when the Suns used the No. 4 overall pick of the NBA draft on Dragan Bender.
6 hrs ago
Former IG fired by Obama over investigation dies at 84
NEW YORK (AP) — Gerald Walpin, a former inspector general for the federal AmeriCorps program who was fired by President Barack Obama over his handling of an investigation into a California mayor and Obama supporter, has died. He was 84.
6 hrs ago
Hield feeling the heat in New Orleans, and liking it
METAIRIE, La. (AP) — When Buddy Hield flew into south Louisiana on Friday to begin his NBA career, among the first things he noticed was how hot it was — and he had no complaints.
7 hrs ago