Posts Tagged Professional basketball

Loving, Russell carry Ohio State past No. 16 Maryland, 80-56

Ohio State's D'Angelo Russell works against Maryland's Dez Wells during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Columbus, Ohio, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Marc Loving scored 19 points and D’Angelo Russell added 18 points and 14 rebounds to lead Ohio State to an 80-56 victory over No. 16 Maryland on Thursday night.

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3 Hawks, Durant and Westbrook are NBA All-Star reserves

Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford (15), of Dominican Republic, dunks against the Brooklyn Nets during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday Jan. 28, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

NEW YORK (AP) — Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague were picked Thursday as reserves for the Eastern Conference All-Star team, giving the sizzling Atlanta Hawks three selections.

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Heat’s Wade: Latest hamstring injury is frustrating

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) celebrates with forward Chris Bosh (1) and guard Mario Chalmers, right, after scoring a basket during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls in Chicago, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. The Heat won 96-84. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

MIAMI (AP) — Dwyane Wade was planning to go to All-Star weekend in New York anyway, already having lined up a number of off-court events.

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Utah Jazz forward Hayward misses practice with sinus issue

Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward (20) shoots as Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) defends during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Salt Lake City. The Clippers won 94-89. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward did not participate in practice because of sinus congestion, but is still scheduled to play Friday against the Golden State Warriors.

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Tim Pernetti out at NYCFC; Tom Glick hired as team president

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City FC is replacing its leader before playing its first game in Major League Soccer.

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