Taurasi, Catchings, Bird headline US women's Olympic team

NEW YORK (AP) — Four-time Olympians Diana Taurasi, Sue Bird and Tamika Catchings headline the U.S. women's national team roster heading to Brazil for the Rio Games this summer.

  • Written by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

Warriors look to advance, Clippers, Heat aim for home wins

MIAMI (AP) — There's been the unexpected, like Golden State's Stephen Curry going down with a knee injury. Then came a double whammy for the Clippers, with Chris Paul out with a broken hand and Blake Griffin's season ending because of a nagging leg injury.

  • Written by TIM REYNOLDS, AP Basketball Writer