Basketball

Kevin Durant rips Clint Capela for saying Houston Rockets ‘better’ than Golden State Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif. — After the Houston Rockets defeated the Golden State Warriors 116-108 on Saturday to snatch the season series and earn a potential playoff seeding tiebreaker, Rockets center Clint Capela proclaimed to ESPN that “we are better than them.” Warriors forward Kevin Durant took exception when asked about Capela’s comments following Monday’s practice. The […]

Hockey

Golden Knights keep beating the odds, claim 1st in NHL with win over Canes

The Golden Knights are giving Vegas an incredible, odds-beating story in their first year on the ice. With a roster built on everybody else’s spare parts, this expansion team has the whole league playing catch-up. James Neal and Jonathan Marchessault scored to help the Golden Knights beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-1 on Sunday night, giving […]

Basketball

Clint Capela says Houston Rockets ‘better’ than Golden State Warriors

HOUSTON — Superstar guard James Harden called the Houston Rockets’ 116-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night important “for our swag,” which was soaring after the Rockets claimed the regular-season series over the defending NBA champions. “We’re confident because we know if we’re doing what we’re supposed to do, we’re going to […]

Basketball

NBA — Klay Thompson, Steph Curry carry Golden State Warriors

CHICAGO — The United Center was raucous, filled with fans roaring as the hometown team fattened its lead over the defending champions, pounding them in the paint and on the break. All the Chicago Bulls’ momentum resulted in a slim halftime lead, but that edge disappeared in a near heartbeat when the Splash Brothers started […]

Basketball

Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors still leads NBA jersey sales

The marketing rise of Giannis Antetokounmpo hit another milestone on Tuesday, as the Milwaukee Bucks power forward finished fourth in the league in jersey sales for the first three months of the season. The “Greek Freak” made his debut among the league’s best-selling jerseys at No. 14 last January. By season’s end, he was at […]