Cavaliers owner and billionaire businessman Dan Gilbert is recovering after suffering symptoms of a stroke and seeking hospital care. Officials with Detroit-based Quicken Loans said in a statement that Gilbert ''received immediate medical attention…TOM WITHERS (AP Sports Writer)
The first NBA game was in Toronto. The NBA Finals are set after the Toronto Raptors won the Eastern Conference championship on Saturday night and earned the right to play the Western Conference champion Golden State Warriors. Game 1 is Thursday…TIM REYNOLDS (AP Basketball Writer)
Kyle Lowry stole the ball and pushed it ahead, then waited for Kawhi Leonard to arrive before feeding his All-Star teammate for a thunderous one-handed slam over Giannis Antetokounmpo . ''The building exploded after that dunk,'' Leonard said. Now…IAN HARRISON (Associated Press)
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Brooklyn Nets have hired Jeff Peterson as their assistant general manager.
The Portland Trail Blazers have formally announced that coach Terry Stotts signed a contract extension through the 2021-22 season. The extension was first revealed the day after the Trail Blazers were eliminated from the postseason by the Golden…