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In their first game back at the Air Canada Centre after three strong performances on the road, the Toronto Raptors controlled most of the game, and beat the New York Knicks 104-87.
Toronto Raptors backup guard Delon Wright will not play in Friday's home game against the New York Knicks due to a right shoulder injury.
President Donald Trump is exhorting three suspended UCLA basketball players to thank Chinese President Xi Jinping for their freedom following a shoplifting incident while they were in China.
DeMar DeRozan scored 25 points and the Toronto Raptors kept hitting 3s to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 125-116 on Wednesday night. The Raptors shot 16 for 34 on 3-pointers, with C.J. Miles going 5 for 9.
DeMar DeRozan scored 27 points and the Toronto Raptors built a big lead in the first half and held on for a 129-113 win over the Houston Rockets on Tuesday night.
In the last 40 years, more than 800 African-Americans have relocated to play in the Israeli Basketball Premier League. A new book details how many of them have found an unlikely home (far) away from home.
Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 33 points to help Milwaukee overcome Lonzo Ball's triple-double in the Bucks' 98-90 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday night.
Former Toronto Raptors forward Vince Carter said in a diary on ESPN that he would like for the Raptors to retire his jersey one day.
Jamal Murray has struggled with his shot since being moved to point guard on the Denver Nuggets' offence, but the Canadian's former NCAA coach is confident his touch will return.
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Phoenix Suns have agreed to trade disgruntled guard Eric Bledsoe to the Milwaukee Bucks for big man Greg Monroe and two 2018 draft picks.
Cavaliers forward Tristan Thompson could be out for a month because of a strained left calf. He was injured in the second quarter of Wednesday night's loss to Indiana and left Quicken Loans Arena on crutches. The team said he had an MRI on Thursday and is projected to return in three-four weeks.
Delta Airlines says a charter flight carrying the Oklahoma City Thunder from Minneapolis to Chicago apparently encountered a bird early Saturday when it was landing, causing damage that prompted some players to post photos on social media showing the caved-in nose of the plane.
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern believes medicinal marijuana use by players should be allowed, but the league says it won't allow it for recreational use.
Stephen Curry has been fined $50,000 US for throwing his mouthpiece in the direction of an official during the final minute of Golden State's loss at Memphis on Saturday night.