Green hits 7 3s in 3rd quarter, Raptors top Grizzlies 119-90

TORONTO (AP) — Danny Green had a season-high 24 points and set a franchise record with seven 3-pointers in the third quarter, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Memphis Grizzlies 119-90 on Saturday nigh...

Irving scores 38 points, Celtics beat Grizzlies 122-116

BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 20 of his 38 points in the third quarter and the Boston Celtics held off the Memphis Grizzlies 122-116 on Friday night. Marcus Smart had 20 points a...

Column: Top 4 scoring machines power into championship games

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The big boys showed up this weekend and showed those usurpers from the wild-card round how it's done. The top two seeds from the AFC and NFC returned to action in ...

Rams run over Cowboys; Chiefs dominate Colts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — C.J. Anderson rushed for 123 yards and two touchdowns, and Todd Gurley rushed for 115 more yards and another TD in the Los Angeles Rams' first playoff victory in 14 years, 30-22 ove...

Chiefs roll past Colts 31-13 to reach AFC title game

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes picked apart the Colts in his postseason debut, the Chiefs defense answered their chorus of critics with a stout performance, and Kansas City rolled to a 31-13 ...

Heat hang on late, top Grizzlies 112-108

MIAMI (AP) — Justise Winslow scored 26 points, Dwyane Wade had a huge blocked shot in the final seconds and the Miami Heat beat the Memphis Grizzlies 112-108 on Saturday night. Josh ...

Louisville stuns No. 12 North Carolina 83-62 on the road

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Roy Williams suffered his worst home loss in 16 seasons with North Carolina as Louisville stunned the 12th-ranked Tar Heels 83-62 on Saturday. Connecticut tr...

Rivers versus Brady in divisional round of NFL playoffs

CHICAGO (AP) — Philip Rivers has come up empty against Tom Brady every time. He gets another shot next weekend. Rivers directed the Los Angeles Chargers to a 23-17 ...

Bama-Clemson loaded with NFL draft picks along D-line

Quality defensive linemen are just about the toughest find in football. "Well, I do think that most people would agree, whether it's the NFL draft or trying to find guys and recruit ...

AP All-Pro team has Kansas City accent: Mahomes, 3 teammates

NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Mahomes and three other Kansas City Chiefs player have made The Associated Press 2018 NFL All-Pro Team. They are joined by the first rookie teammates since 1965 — Colts guard l...

UCF's championship claims die on the field at Fiesta Bowl

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — There will be no self-proclaimed national championship for Central Florida this year. LSU snapped UCF's 25-game winning streak with a 40-32 victory at the Fies...

NFC North champion Bears look to keep rolling in playoffs

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears are rolling into their first playoff appearance in eight years, with nine wins in 10 games and their sights set on a bigger prize after capturing the NFC Nor...

Ravens, Eagles, Colts squeeze into playoffs

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens squeezed past the Browns and into the playoffs, using two rushing touchdowns by rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson and a late defensive stand to beat Cleveland 26-2...

Pedal-down Bears keep Vikings out of playoffs with 24-10 win

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFC North champion Chicago Bears refused to let up, riding Jordan Howard for 109 rushing yards and two touchdowns and that relentless defense for a 24-10 victory over Minnesota ...

Bears guard Kyle Long, out since Oct., likely to return

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears appear likely to get starting right guard Kyle Long back from injured reserve for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings, although no final decision has...