LeBron James shut down late in Cavs loss to Bucks

MILWAUKEE — Jerryd Bayless scored 17 points and held LeBron James scoreless over the final 3:15 of the second overtime, and the Milwaukee Bucks beat Cleveland 108-105 on Saturday night, snapping the Cavaliers’ eight-game winning streak. James scored 37 points for Cleveland, which lost for the first...

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Jazz lose to Heat despite double-doubles from Favors, Hayward

MIAMI — When Miami traded away Mario Chalmers earlier this week, Heat President Pat Riley decided it was time for a chat with reserve guard Tyler Johnson. Riley’s message was short and sweet. “Now, it’s on,” Riley said. “That’s what I said to him: ‘Game on. You’re not the third guard now.‘ And we...


Former Utah star Luther 'Ticky' Burden dies at 62

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.— Luther “Ticky” Burden, an All-America basketball guard at Utah, has died. He was 62. Family friend Lut Williams said Burden died in his sleep Thursday at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. Williams said Burden had been battling a disease that compromised his immune system...

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