Nurkic and McCollum have 17 and Blazers beat Nuggets 99-82
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Nurkic and McCollum have 17 and Blazers beat Nuggets 99-82

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Trail Blazers center Jusuf Nurkic appeared to draw some motivation in facing his old team. “He was aggressive,” said former Denver Nuggets teammate Nikola Jokic, “looking to score.” Nurkic had 17 points and Portland beat the Nuggets 99-82 on Monday night to snap a two-game losing streak. Portland built an 86-66 … Continue reading

Phoenix trial begins for NBA players accused of assault
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Phoenix trial begins for NBA players accused of assault

PHOENIX (AP) — A trial will begin for NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris, who allegedly assaulted a man outside a Phoenix recreation center. Maricopa County Superior Court officials announced the trial’s jury selection will start Wednesday. The Morris brothers are accused of helping three other people beat 36-year-old Erik Hood on Jan. 24, 2015. … Continue reading

Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges
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Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges

NEW YORK (AP) — Former NBA player Sebastian Telfair has been arrested on weapons and marijuana-related charges during a traffic stop in Brooklyn. Police say the 32-year-old Telfair and another man were arrested early Sunday morning after police found firearms, a semi-automatic rifle, ammunition, a ballistic vest and marijuana inside their vehicle. It wasn’t clear … Continue reading

Curry’s 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs, 129-115
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Curry’s 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs, 129-115

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Golden State made sure the inevitable was unavoidable. Heavily favored to beat the Spurs, especially once Kawhi Leonard sustained a series-ending injury, the Warriors completed a dominant sweep in the Western Conference Finals. Stephen Curry scored 36 points and Golden State beat injury-ravaged San Antonio with a 129-115 victory Monday night, … Continue reading