33 years later, NC State championship team meets president

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Carolina State University's victorious 1983 men's basketball team finally got its day at the White House on Monday. Older but no less happy, team members debated with President Barack Obama whether the famous, game-winning dunk came after a shot or pass.

  • Written by BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press

After new revelations, WADA to probe claims of Sochi doping

MONTREAL (AP) — The World-Anti Doping Agency is expanding its investigation into doping inside the Russian sports system after a whistleblower alleged four of the country's gold medalists from the Sochi Olympics were on steroids.

  • Written by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

Stephen Curry is 1st unanimous NBA MVP, takes honor again

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry is the first unanimous NBA MVP, earning the award for the second straight season Tuesday after leading the defending champion Warriors to a record-setting season.

  • Written by JANIE McCAULEY, AP Sports Writer

NBA Playoff Capsules

 

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Stephen Curry returned from a sprained right knee to score an NBA-record 17 points in overtime, finishing with 40 as the Golden State Warriors rallied to take a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinals with a 132-125 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS