Major League Baseball

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Andrew Wiggins, center, is mobbed by his teammates after hitting the game winning shot at the buzzer in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Oklahoma City, Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. Minnesota won 115-113. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
October 22, 2017 - 9:46 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Andrew Wiggins' 3-pointer from a few steps inside halfcourt banked in as time expired to give the Minnesota Timberwolves a 115-113 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday night. Oklahoma City's Carmelo Anthony had hit a 3-pointer with 5.1 seconds left to give the...
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The Los Angeles Dodgers players celebrate after Game 5 of baseball's National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, in Chicago. The Dodgers won 11-1 to win the series and advance to the World Series. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
October 22, 2017 - 12:45 am
Big-time aces Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander. Playoff boppers Jose Altuve and Justin Turner. A pair of 100-win teams for the first time in nearly a half-century. Hollywood Walk of Fame vs. Texans who wear the star. A little extra Magic, plus Nolan back in the fast lane. This is one hot World...
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Orlando Magic's D.J. Augustin drives past Cleveland Cavaliers' JR Smith in the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
October 21, 2017 - 10:38 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) — Nikola Vucevic scored 23 points and the Orlando Magic snapped a 17-game losing streak against the Cleveland Cavaliers, routing the defending Eastern Conference champions 114-93 on Saturday night. Orlando's first win over Cleveland since Nov. 23, 2012 came in convincing fashion. The...
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New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis (6) and Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond (0) battle for a rebound during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
October 21, 2017 - 10:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Tobias Harris scored 22 of his 31 points in the second half, and the Detroit Pistons erased a 21-point deficit to beat the New York Knicks 111-107 on Saturday night. Harris was one of the many Pistons who had little going to start the Pistons' second game in two nights, but they...
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New Orleans Pelicans forward DeMarcus Cousins (0) commits an offensive foul against Golden State Warriors forward David West as he drives to the basket during the second half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. The Warriors won 128-120. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 21, 2017 - 8:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has fined New Orleans Pelicans center DeMarcus Cousins $25,000 for directing inappropriate language toward a fan. The league says Saturday that Cousins was penalized for his actions that came with 50 seconds remaining in the Pelicans' 103-91 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies on...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, file photo, Houston Rockets center Clint Capela (15) and guard Chris Paul talk on the sideline during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings in Sacramento, Calif. Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, that the team will hold Paul out until the knee is completely healed. The team has not offered any specifics on the injury, other than the knee is bruised. (AP Photo/Steve Yeater, File)
October 21, 2017 - 1:16 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets may be without All-Star point guard Chris Paul for weeks because of an injured left knee. Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni told reporters in Houston on Saturday that the team will hold Paul out until the knee is completely healed. The team has not offered any specifics...
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Brooklyn Nets guard Allen Crabbe (33) drives to the basket against Orlando Magic guard Evan Fournier (10) during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in New York. The Nets won 126-121. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
October 21, 2017 - 9:04 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The national anthem singer at the Brooklyn Nets' home opener took a knee at the end of her performance. Justine Skye was nearing the completion of the song Friday night when she went to one knee for the finish. There were some cheers, but appeared to be more boos from the crowd at...
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Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) drives against New Orleans Pelicans guard E'Twaun Moore (55) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 21, 2017 - 2:20 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As quickly as Golden State's Klay Thompson pulled up for his seventh 3-pointer of the night, the Pelicans' packed, home-opening crowd stopped chanting, "Defense," and started looking for the nearest exits. Thompson scored 31 points, Stephen Curry added 28 and the Golden State...
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Phoenix Suns center Tyson Chandler fouls Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball (2) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Matt York)
October 21, 2017 - 2:17 am
PHOENIX (AP) — In his second NBA game, Lonzo Ball earned his first victory and almost got a triple-double to boot. Ball, the No. 2 overall draft pick who doesn't turn 20 until next Friday, had 29 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists in the Los Angeles Lakers' 132-130 victory over the Phoenix Suns...
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Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) drives against New Orleans Pelicans guard E'Twaun Moore (55) in the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Friday, Oct. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 21, 2017 - 12:24 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Klay Thomspon scored 31 points, Stephen Curry added 28 and the Golden State Warriors easily erased a 15-point first-half deficit en route to a 128-120 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night. Kevin Durant added 22 points for the Warriors, who won for the first time...
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