NBA

Anthony has huge night, Thunder fall to Nuggets

DENVER (AP) — Emmanuel Mudiay scored 10 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, including the go-ahead 3-pointer midway through the period, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 102-94 on Thursday night. Paul Milsap added 17 points and Nikola Jokic had 15 points to go with 11 rebounds for Denver. The Nuggets snapped a five-game losing ...

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Nuggets try to exact revenge from Thunder

DENVER — The Denver Nuggets feel as if they have some payback to deliver to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Payback for Russell Westbrook’s 36-foot dagger last April that eliminated the Nuggets from playoff contention. The shot gave the Thunder a 106-105 victory at the buzzer and put an exclamation point on his 42nd triple-double of the season, which set an ...

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Lonzo Ball says shooting woes are going to improve

BOSTON (AP) — Lonzo Ball is in a shooting slump, and he thinks he knows where the problem is. “It’s just in my head to be honest,” Ball said. “I know I can shoot the ball.” The Lakers rookie had nine points in a 107-96 loss to Boston on Wednesday night, shooting just 4 of 15 from the field and ...

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Miami Heat 126, Phoenix Suns 115

PHOENIX (AP) — Goran Dragic felt right at home at Talking Stick Resort Arena, and it showed. The former Phoenix Suns guard scored a season-high 29 points in the Miami Heat’s 126-115 victory over the Suns on Wednesday night. The Heat made 12 3-pointers, shot a season-best 53.1 percent overall and never trailed. The Suns lost their fourth straight. “The ...

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