NBA to open academy in Africa in 2017

The NBA will open an academy in Africa next year, its latest move to unearth talent from outside the United States and extend the league’s r…

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EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Brianna Turner had 19 points, seven rebounds and five blocks, leading No. 2 Notre Dame to a 79-61 win over Michig…

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — LeBron James made a go-ahead 3-pointer with 24 seconds left in overtime and the Cleveland Cavaliers held on for a 114-108 v…

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Paul Millsap hit the go-ahead 10-footer with 12.7 seconds left, and the Atlanta Hawks overcame Russell Westbrook’s 46 p…

Towns, Timberwolves beat Suns 115-108

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Karl-Anthony Towns had 28 points and 15 rebounds, and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Phoenix Suns 115-108 on Monday …