• Denver Nuggets' Kenneth Faried, right, goes up to dunk during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

    Mudiay, Nuggets hand Knicks 5th straight loss

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rookie Emmanuel Mudiay scored nine of his 15 points during a decisive fourth-quarter run, and the Denver Nuggets beat the fading New York Knicks 101-96 on Sunday.

  • Marist ends 11-game losing skid with 79-73 win over Siena

    POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Brian Parker scored 24 points to help Marist end an 11-game losing streak as the Red Foxes beat Siena 79-73 on Sunday.

  • Albany uses big 2nd half to hold off Vermont 75-71

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Evan Singletary scored 20 points — all after halftime — and Albany used a big second half to rally past Vermont 75-71 Saturday for the annual Big Purple Growl.

  • Martin leads Butler to 89-56 win over St. John’s

    NEW YORK (AP) — Roosevelt Jones doesn’t look like your standard college point guard. He has the build — 6-foot-4, 225 pounds — to be a linebacker and he’s listed as a guard-forward. He is a point guard, though, and he proved it once again on Saturday, coming up with a triple-double in 28 minutes to lead Butler to an 89-56 victory over St. John’s, the Red Storm’s 14th consecutive loss.

  • Crews repair the ice at Joe Louis Arena after an ice resurfacer cut into the ice between the second and third periods of an NHL hockey game between the New York Islanders and the Detroit Red Wings, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

    Red Wings rout Islanders 5-1 for first home win of 2016

    Detroit (AP) — After five straight home losses, the Detroit Red Wings knew they badly needed to beat the New York Islanders on Saturday.

  • Buffalo rallies for 80-70 win over Eastern Michigan

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Blake Hamilton scored 14 points, Lamonte Bearden added 14 more and Buffalo rallied in the second half to slip past Eastern Michigan for an 80-70 win Saturday.

  • Rangers defeat Flyers 3-2 in shootout

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Mats Zuccarello and Derek Stepan scored in a shootout to lift the New York Rangers to a 3-2 comeback victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.

  • Wild place Brodin on injured reserve with broken foot

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have placed defenseman Jonas Brodin on injured reserve because of a broken foot.

  • Firefighters and construction crews work on clearing a collapsed crane, Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, in New York. Officials are working to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered during strong winds came crashing down onto a street.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

    The Latest: Cause of crane collapse could take weeks to know

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a fatal construction crane collapse in lower Manhattan (all times local):

  • A collapsed crane fills the street on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in New York. The huge construction crane was being lowered to safety in a snow squall when plummeted onto the street in the Tribeca neighborhood of lower Manhattan.  (Brian Marrone via AP)

    Officials working to determine cause of NYC crane collapse

    NEW YORK (AP) — Officials are working to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered during strong winds came crashing down onto a street, killing a pedestrian and crushing a row of parked cars. Three other people were hurt by debris, two of them seriously.