LeBron James, Cavaliers hold off Suns 120-116

PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns, with one of the worst records in the West, threatened to make it an embarrassing night for the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Until LeBron James set things straight.

  • Written by BOB BAUM , AP Sports Writer

Foligno scores in OT as Blue Jackets beat Flyers 2-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella said he could tell his team, playing for the third time in four days, was running out of gas down the stretch, especially when Philadelphia scored with 17 seconds left to tie it.

  • Written by MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer

Coffey, surging Minnesota outlast Ohio State 78-68

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Confidence and poise are suddenly in ample supply at Minnesota. Newcomers to the lineup have provided instant sparks and critical production.

  • Written by DAVE CAMPBELL , AP Sports Writer

Sorry, Pop: The Spurs are historically good at 3-pointers

There was a coaching clinic in Berlin back in 2014, when San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich paced along the sideline for a while and talked about his various philosophies and keys to basketball success.

  • Written by TIM REYNOLDS , AP Basketball Writer