Lean on me: International NBA players supporting each other

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Boris Diaw arrived at his favorite Salt Lake City coffeehouse expecting to meet fellow Frenchman Rudy Gobert, and just smirked when told Gobert was running late.

  • Written by KAREEM COPELAND , AP Sports Writer

Powerful presence: Encarnacion gives Indians booming bat

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — As fans lining the chain-linked fence next to Cleveland's main practice field jockeyed for better position to snatch an autograph or selfie with the team's newest star, Edwin Encarnacion showed no emotion.

  • Written by TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer