Memphis Grizzlies ready to go the distance against Golden State Warriors after 39-point win propels them to Game 6

MEMPHIS — Moments after the Grizzlies pummeled the Golden State Warriors to keep their season alive, Ja Morant started a chant that gained some steam among his teammates. The injured…

Bob Lanier, a Dominant Center of the 1970s and ’80s, Dies at 73

Bob Lanier, who as a center for the Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks in the 1970s and ’80s parlayed a deft left-handed hook shot, a soft midrange jumper and robust…

NBA great Bob Lanier, Hall of Fame center for Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks, dies at 73

Bob Lanier, the left-handed big man who muscled up beside the likes of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as one of the NBA’s top players of the 1970s, died Tuesday. He was 73.…

How Haaland’s Advisers Worked the System on the Way to Man City

A few days before last summer’s transfer window drew to a close, a handful of Manchester City’s most senior executives gathered in a conference room at the club’s sprawling campus…

Former Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne fatally shot while trying to prevent domestic dispute, police investigation reveals

Former Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne was shot and killed in Orlando, Florida, early Monday while trying to help a woman engaged in a domestic dispute, according to court…

FIFA and EA Sports End Their Two-Decade Partnership

Those games, though, will not offer the same sort of match simulations devotees of the EA Sports version have come to know. For that, consumers will be asked to wait…

Golden State Warriors steal emotional Game 4 win from Memphis Grizzlies without Steve Kerr

3:19 AM ET Kendra AndrewsESPN SAN FRANCISCO — Golden State Warriors associate head coach Mike Brown was going through his normal pregame preparation when he received a call from head…

Nestor Cortes of Yankees Loses No-Hit Bid in 8th

Nestor Cortes may be the least-heralded top starting pitcher in the major leagues. The Yankees left-hander was five outs from a no-hitter when he threw his 103rd pitch, and No.…

James Harden isn’t what he used to be, but he’s what the Sixers need

Tobias Harris would usually have more to say, but he was trying to take it easy on his windpipe after absorbing an inadvertent Bam Adebayo elbow to the neck in…

Tom House Is (Still) Reinventing Pitching With Mustard App

“Tom helped me slow down the aging process,” Ryan said. “He brought recovery to my attention — how long it takes to recuperate from a start and be ready again…