- LaVine exits All-Star stage for Kobe and the NBA's best Updated: Feb-14-16 4:18 am
TORONTO - Zach LaVine called it the best dunk contest ever, a showdown with Aaron Gordon that rivaled what Michael Jordan and Dominique Wilkins did.
- LaVine and Gordon wage epic battle in dunk contest Updated: Feb-14-16 12:09 am
TORONTO - Zach LaVine was fresh out of dunks, having been pushed to the limits by Aaron Gordon in an epic final round that put the slam dunk contest back on top at All-Star Saturday night.
- The Latest: Zach LaVine takes flight, wins 2nd dunk contest Updated: Feb-13-16 10:43 pm
TORONTO - The Latest on Saturday's events at the NBA's All-Star Weekend in Toronto (all times local):
- Steph Curry returns to Toronto at the height of his powers Updated: Feb-12-16 5:38 pm
TORONTO - When the Toronto Raptors signed Dell Curry in 1999 to provide some shooting on the perimeter, they also acquired two young children in the deal that would dart around the back hallways of the Air Canada Center dribbling basketballs and bouncing off the walls.
- Shaq, Iverson finalists, Yao could join them in Hall of Fame Updated: Feb-12-16 5:28 pm
TORONTO - Shaquille O'Neal was just 9 years old when his stepfather began teaching him basketball with a plan to dominate like Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
- Heat retiring Shaquille O'Neal's No. 32 jersey next season Updated: Feb-09-16 8:14 pm
MIAMI - Shaquille O'Neal helped the Miami Heat put up their first championship banner, and soon another banner will sway over the team's home floor in his honor.
- Detroit native starts online marketplace for high-end items Updated: Feb-09-16 4:39 pm
DETROIT - A new company launched by a Detroit native offers an online portal similar to the stock market for the buying and selling of high-end, limited edition products.
- Reigning dunk champ LaVine: 'I've got tricks up my sleeve' Updated: Feb-05-16 5:42 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Zach LaVine came to All-Star weekend in New York last year as an under-the-radar rookie toiling away for one of the league's worst teams. He left as the Savior of Slam after a scintillating performance breathed new life into the dunk contest.
- Curry lights up Wizards for Warriors' 8th straight win Updated: Feb-04-16 12:12 am
WASHINGTON - Following one of his worst offensive games this season, reigning NBA MVP Stephen Curry stopped thinking about basketball and recalibrated his mind. It worked out just fine.
- Spartans introduce solid recruiting class - quietly Updated: Feb-03-16 5:06 pm
EAST LANSING, Michigan - Michigan State's subdued approach to signing day seemed appropriate for a program that has remained a bit under the radar despite two Big Ten championships in the past three seasons.
- Kobe top vote-getter; Leonard, Lowry NBA All-Star starters Updated: Jan-21-16 9:06 pm
NEW YORK - Kobe Bryant is the leading vote-getter for his final NBA All-Star Game, and Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry made late moves to join him in the starting lineup.
- Michael Jordan's nephew transfers to UNC Greensboro Updated: Jan-19-16 4:43 pm
GREENSBORO, North Carolina - Michael Jordan's nephew has transferred to North Carolina-Greensboro to play basketball.