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NEW YORK | Nets say LeVert could return from foot injury this season

NEW YORK— Caris LeVert’s injury wasn’t as bad as it looked. The Brooklyn Nets said Tuesday their leading scorer suffered only a dislocation of his right foot and no fractures, and he could return this season. That’s far better than what was feared when LeVert’s leg appeared to bend in a gruesome manner after he … Continue reading NEW YORK | Nets say LeVert could return from foot injury this season

NEW YORK | Rough road: Brown says 76ers not yet among East’s ‘royalty’

NEW YORK — At home, they can beat anybody. On the road, the Philadelphia 76ers only beat themselves. That’s what they did Sunday night in Brooklyn, committing an NBA season-high 28 turnovers in a 122-97 loss. A team that was expected to be among the Eastern Conference contenders is only 6-5, and the 76ers are … Continue reading NEW YORK | Rough road: Brown says 76ers not yet among East’s ‘royalty’

NEW YORK | Jayson Tatum scores 24 points, Celtics edge Knicks 103-101

NEW YORK — Jayson Tatum had 24 points and 14 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics withstood his careless foul with 1.9 seconds left to beat the New York Knicks 103-101 on Saturday night. Tatum had just given the Celtics a three-point lead with two free throws with 7.9 seconds left and the Knicks called their … Continue reading NEW YORK | Jayson Tatum scores 24 points, Celtics edge Knicks 103-101

NEW YORK | LeVert’s basket gives Nets 107-105 win over Knicks

NEW YORK — Caris LeVert had the ball in his hands in the final seconds and the chance to give his team the lead. Two nights earlier, he fumbled it away. He made the most of his second chance Friday. LeVert’s driving layup with a second left gave the Brooklyn Nets their first victory of … Continue reading NEW YORK | LeVert’s basket gives Nets 107-105 win over Knicks

NEW YORK | Knicks overwhelm Young, Hawks 126-107 in Fizdale’s debut

NEW YORK — Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 31 points, sparking the Knicks during their franchise-record, 49-point second quarter, and New York beat the Atlanta Hawks 126-107 on Wednesday night in their first game under coach David Fizdale. Hardaway had 16 points in the period, when the Knicks matched the Hawks’ point total for the entire … Continue reading NEW YORK | Knicks overwhelm Young, Hawks 126-107 in Fizdale’s debut

NEW YORK | Canelo Alvarez inks $365M deal with streaming service DAZN

NEW YORK— Canelo Alvarez has signed an 11-fight deal worth $365 million to have his fights shown on the sports-streaming service DAZN, beginning with his next bout. Alvarez will move up in weight to challenge WBA super middleweight champion Rocky Fielding on Dec. 15 at New York’s Madison Square Garden. Golden Boy Promotions said Wednesday … Continue reading NEW YORK | Canelo Alvarez inks $365M deal with streaming service DAZN

NEW YORK | Canelo Alvarez inks 11-bout deal with streaming service DAZN

NEW YORK — Canelo Alvarez has signed an 11-fight deal to have his fights shown on the sports-streaming service DAZN, beginning with his next bout. Alvarez will move up in weight to challenge WBA super middleweight champion Rocky Fielding on Dec. 15 at New York’s Madison Square Garden. Golden Boy Promotions said Wednesday that Alvarez’s … Continue reading NEW YORK | Canelo Alvarez inks 11-bout deal with streaming service DAZN

NEW YORK | Del Potro falls in US Open, but being back is his reward

NEW YORK  — Juan Martin del Potro stood with his hands on his knees, exhausted from taking the mightiest swings he could with his ferocious forehand. Novak Djokovic kept getting the ball back, so del Potro would take a bigger whack, trying to find some spot in the corner of the court that would be … Continue reading NEW YORK | Del Potro falls in US Open, but being back is his reward