Feb 28

Luol Deng and Derrick Rose scored 21 points apiece, Joakim Noah had 19, and the Chicago Bulls beat the Washington Wizards 105-77 Monday night to move within a game of the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference.


Feb 28

Veteran James Blake and upcoming players Milos Raonic of Canada and American Coco Vandeweghe are among those players granted wild cards into the main draws of the BNP Paribas Open.

Feb 28

Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari will sit out Monday night against the Atlanta Hawks because of a sprained left big toe.

Feb 28

The Clippers have waived guard-forward Rasual Butler.

Feb 28

Red Sox pitcher Josh Beckett was hit on the left side of the head with a ball before Monday’s spring training game and has mild concussion symptoms.

Feb 28

Channing Frye hit a 3-pointer with 6.6 seconds to play in overtime and the Phoenix Suns spoiled Deron Williams’ home debut for the Nets with a 104-103 victory over New Jersey on Monday night.

Feb 28

The Kings acquired Dustin Penner from the Oilers.

Feb 28

Not much to remember from Carl Crawford’s spring training debut for the Red Sox.

Feb 28

Miguel Cabrera played his first game following his arrest, going 0-for-2 with a walk as the Tigers’ designated hitter Monday in a 6-2 win over the Yankees.

Feb 28

The Blackhawks acquired Chris Campoli from the Senators as word came that Jordan Hendry has a serious injury.