USA in good shape to advance in WBC after mercy-rule rout of Canada

PHOENIX — The USA scored nine runs in the first inning against Canada, highlighted by Mike Trout’s three-run homer, and beat 12 in seven innings due to the Mercy rule in Monday’s pivotal Pool C game. 1 won. World Baseball Classic. The much-needed victory came after the US team lost 11-5 to Mexico. USA is […]

NBA Scores: Grizzlies snap skid with rout of Warriors

Grizzlies beat Dub 131-110 as Warriors road troubles continue Something fascinating is happening with the Memphis Grizzlies. For about 18 seconds, they were the most likeable team in the NBA. Between the talented young core of Ja Morant, Jaren Jackson Jr., and Desmond Bain, and respected rotation staples like Stephen Adams, Tyus Jones, and Ziaire […]

Mikal Bridges emerging as centerpiece as Nets rout Hornets

These weren’t the stretches Jacque Vaughn expected from Mikal Bridges. 30 point game. score burst. A responsibility that comes with being the Nets’ number one scoring option. But then came Sunday in the first quarter of the Nets’ 102-86 victory over the Hornets. Bridges made the first eight attempts. And in the ninth, he maneuvered […]

Dre Davis leads Seton Hall to rout of No. 20 Providence

Providence, Rhode Island — No. 20 Providence is looking for answers for the Big East tournament. The Flyers flopped in Saturday’s regular season finale, losing 82-58 to Dre Davis and Seton Hall. The 24-point margin was the biggest home loss in Ed Cooley’s 12 years as Providence coach. Dre Davis reacts to Seton Hall’s win […]

Damian Lillard pours in 71 points as Blazers rout Rockets

PORTLAND, Oregon — Damian Lillard tied for the most points in the NBA this season with a franchise and career-high 71 points. Houston Rockets on Sunday night. Lillard tied with Cleveland’s Donovan Mitchell for the season’s leading points after Mitchell also scored 71 points in the Jan. 2 win over Chicago. “I enjoy the moments […]