Curry, Warriors warm up and thump Utah Jazz 104-74

December 21, 2016 in Sports

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Stephen Curry scored as many points as Utah's starting five combined. Yet it sure didn't look pretty early for the star-studded Warriors, who eventually found their groove in another lopsided result. Curry scored 25 points with four 3-pointers, Kevin Durant had 22 points...

Hawks overcome Westbrook’s 46 to beat Thunder 110-108

December 20, 2016 in Sports

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Paul Millsap took advantage of a chance to show off his rare versatility. Atlanta's 6-foot-8 forward shifted to center because Dwight Howard was out and scored a season-high 30 points, including the go-ahead 10-footer with 12.7 seconds left. He helped the Hawks overcome...

Celtics build huge lead, hang on to beat Heat 105-95

December 19, 2016 in Sports

MIAMI -- Isaiah Thomas drew blood from Justise Winslow. Other than that, most of Miami's biggest problems were self-inflicted. And the Boston Celtics reaped the benefits. Thomas scored 23 points before getting ejected, Avery Bradley added 20 and the Celtics led by 22 points in the first...