Spurs gift retiring Wade jerseys of franchise icons

SAN ANTONIO — There was no need for the customary Dwyane Wade jersey swap on Wednesday night in San Antonio during the latest stop on his farewell tour, as the Spurs presented the future Hall of Famer with the jerseys of their most iconic players in recent history. After the playing of the national anthem and before tipoff against the […]

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Prolific Payton joins short list of NBA greats

New Orleans Pelicans guard Elfrid Payton joined an illustrious list of NBA greats on Monday by recording a triple-double in his fifth straight game. Payton, a sixth-year NBA veteran, joined the likes of Russell Westbrook, Oscar Robertson, Wilt Chamberlain and Michael Jordan to accomplish the feat, according to Elias Sports Bureau. Westbrook has done it four times, Robertson did it […]

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NBA wrap: Nuggets clinch playoff spot with win over Celtics

The Nuggets clinched a playoff berth for the first time since 2012-13 with a 114-105 victory over the Celtics on Monday. Denver (47-22) is just the second Western Conference team to secure a place in the postseason in 2018-19. Golden State is the other. With 114-105 victory tonight in BOS, @nuggets clinch the #NBAPlayoffs! #MileHighBasketball Nikola Jokic: 21 PTS, 13 […]

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Raptors guard Kyle Lowry’s ankle injury not believed to be serious, report says

Kyle Lowry had an injury scare against the Knicks. New York center Mitchell Robinson fell on the Raptors guard’s ankle in the fourth quarter of Toronto’s 128-92 victory. Lowry left the game and did not return. Kyle Lowry injured video , heads to locker room #WeTheNorth #raptors pic.twitter.com/5WYN5o4tt0 Lowry is expected to undergo testing on his injury, but it is not […]

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