Posted: 8:54 PM LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kobe Bryant scored 22 points, Lamar Odom had 19 points and 14 rebounds and Pau Gasol added 14 points and 10 rebounds in the Los Angeles Lakers' 103-94 victory in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals Wednesday night.
Posted: 7:06 PM TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man arrested with thousands of anabolic steroid pills told investigators he sold to professional athletes, including players on the Washington Nationals and Capitals, authorities said Wednesday.
Posted: 6:48 PM ROQUEBRUNE, France – All seven players scored as the Wolf Pack men’s basketball team won its second game on its European Tour, turning in a 113-83 victory over the Nice All-Stars on Wednesday in front of small but loud and enthusiastic crowd.
Posted: 6:34 PM LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Lakers coach Phil Jackson is unrepentant about being fined $25,000 by the NBA for his criticism of the referees following Game 4 of the Western Conference finals.
Posted: 4:05 PM ROME (AP) - Barcelona beat Manchester United 2-0 on Wednesday night to win the European Champions League for the second time in four seasons, dominating behind goals from Samuel Eto'o and Lionel Messi.
Posted: 3:53 PM LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico State coach DeWayne Walker was arrested for suspected drunken driving last weekend but authorities said the charge was dismissed because his blood-alcohol level was well below the state's legal limit for presumed intoxication.
Posted: 10:38 PM OAKLAND, Calif. -- Jason Giambi's two-run single capped a four-run seventh inning, and the Oakland Athletics shook their offensive woes just long enough to rally for a 4-3 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
Posted: 9:12 PM Dwight Howard scored 10 points in overtime and the Orlando Magic, raining down 3-pointers like a Florida thunderstorm, withstood 44 points and a last-second shot by LeBron James for a 116-114 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.
Posted: 5:06 PM DALLAS (AP) - Mark Cuban was uncharacteristically reserved when
he appeared in a federal courtroom Tuesday to hear attorneys argue
the merits of the Securities and Exchange Commission's case against
him for insider trading.