• Lillard’s 49 points lift Blazers over Heat, 115-104

    MIAMI (AP) — The end of a five-game road trip, capped by a back-to-back, is not the usual scenario for someone to have an offensive explosion.

  • Miami, Quinnipiac ready for shot at Sweet 16

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami coach Katie Meier and Quinnipiac coach Tricia Fabbri spent time together in Portugal last summer, talking about their teams and getting to know each other while watching a European tournament.

  • Marlins 3B Prado expected to miss opener with bad hamstring

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Miami Marlins third baseman Martin Prado is expected to miss the start of the regular season after straining his right hamstring at the World Baseball Classic.

  • Ward leads Michigan State’s furious rally past Miami

    TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Nick Ward scored 19 points to help Michigan State atone for last season’s early NCAA Tournament disappointment with an opening-round 78-58 victory over Miami on Friday night.

  • Heat pull away late, top Timberwolves 123-105

    MIAMI (AP) — Hassan Whiteside scored 23 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Tyler Johnson scored 23 off the bench and the Miami Heat downed the Minnesota Timberwolves 123-105 on Friday night.

  • Marlins waiting to determine extent of Prado’s injury

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Marlins are still waiting to learn the extent of third baseman Martin Prado’s hamstring injury, including whether he’ll be available for opening day.