Kyrie Irving had 31 points, and the East stopped a three-game losing streak with a 163-155 victory over the West on Sunday night in the highest-scoring NBA All-Star Game ever.
The first All-Star voting returns are in, and there aren’t really any surprises at the top. LeBron James and Kevin Durant are the top vote-getters. After that, things start to get weird.
While the Rangers expect a boost from the return of several injured players in the next week, general manager Jon Daniels said Thursday that he would like to upgrade the team.
Tampa Bay left-hander Matt Moore has replaced injured Texas pitcher Yu Darvish on the American League All-Star roster.
With home field advantage during the World Series on the line, the question very simply put is, can the National League maintain its grip on the contest for the fourth straight year?
Baseball’s best players will parade past Grand Central Terminal and a convention center will be transformed into a baseball-theme park as part of the festivities for the first All-Star game at the Mets’ stadium.
Interim Police Chief Will Johnson will assume the position as Chief of Police on March 18, after a swearing-in ceremony at the Arlington Convention Center.
Kobe Bryant blocked a LeBron James jumper, turning it into a dunk by Kevin Durant that helped the West put away the East 143-138 in the NBA All-Star Game on Sunday night.
Chris Paul became the first Clippers player to be NBA All-Star Game’s MVP, scoring 20 points and handing out 15 assists in the West’s 143-138 win over the East.
Next stop for Alicia Keys? NBA All-Star weekend. The superstar, fresh off her national anthem performance at the Super Bowl, is set to be the halftime entertainment at the Feb. 17 game in Houston.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich will lead the Western Conference All-Stars for the third time in his career. He coached the All-Stars team before in 2005 and 2011.
Tim Duncan has been selected for his 14th NBA All-Star game. The Spurs star now joins an elite group that includes Michael Jordan for the fifth most selections.