Feb 28

Lamar Odom scored nine of his 20 points in the fourth quarter, and the Lakers overcame an 11-point third-quarter deficit to beat the Nuggets 95-89.


Feb 28

Sidney Crosby scored 7:40 into overtime and Canada beat the United States 3-2 on Sunday to earn its second men’s hockey gold medal in the last three Olympics.

Feb 28

Caron Butler is back in the Mavericks lineup.

Feb 28

Rashard Lewis had 22 points, and Vince Carter added 17 to help the Orlando Magic overcame Dwight Howard’s sub-par game in a 96-80 victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday night.

Feb 28

Kevin Durant scored 29 points, Nenad Krstic had a rare 3-pointer and added 16 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat Toronto 119-99 on Sunday night to send the Raptors to their third straight loss without All-Star Chris Bosh.

Feb 28

Luck had nothing to do with it this time. Jimmie Johnson won Sunday’s Cup race at Vegas fair and square … with a brilliant assist from crew chief extraordinaire Chad Knaus.

Feb 28

Joe Johnson scored nine of his 24 points in overtime, Josh Smith had 22 points and 15 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks ended Milwaukee’s winning streak at six with a 106-102 victory Sunday night.

Feb 28

Andray Blatche scored a career-high 36 points and had 15 rebounds, and Randy Foye hit two jumpers in the final 44 seconds to lead the Washington Wizards to an 89-85 comeback victory over the New Jersey Nets on Sunday night.

Feb 28

Jimmie Johnson has won his second straight race by passing teammate Jeff Gordon at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Feb 28

Ernests Gulbis of Latvia upset second-seeded Ivo Karlovic of Croatia 6-2, 6-3 on Sunday to win his first career title at the Delray Beach International Championships.