"Beautiful", "Memphis" score big at Olivier Awards nominations

Two Broadway plays "Memphis The Musical" and "Beautiful: The Carole King Musical" have topped UK's Olivier Awards nominations by bagging nine and eight nods respectively, sharing the best musical and actress categories.

Pau Gasol`s 46 points lift Chicago Bulls over Milwaukee Bucks
Pau Gasol`s 46 points lift Chicago Bulls over Milwaukee Bucks

Spain`s Pau Gasol scored a career-high 46 points on Saturday to help the Chicago Bulls overcome the absence of Derrick Rose in a 95-87 triumph over the Milwaukee Bucks.

Elvis Presley`s private jets up for auction

 Two of Elvis Presley`s private jets are up for auction after spending three decades on display at his Graceland estate in Memphis, Tennessee.

NBA: Knicks woes deepen with loss to Grizzlies
NBA: Knicks woes deepen with loss to Grizzlies

Mike Conley scored 22 points and handed out seven assists Monday as Memphis handed the New York Knicks a 12th straight NBA defeat, 105-83.

Rockets outlast Grizzlies to seize division lead
Rockets outlast Grizzlies to seize division lead

James Harden scored 32 points and Josh Smith came off the bench to contribute 21 in his Houston debut as the Rockets beat Memphis 117-111 in overtime Friday.

Tim Duncan`s triple-double lifts Spurs over Grizzlies
Tim Duncan`s triple-double lifts Spurs over Grizzlies

Tim Duncan notched his first triple-double since 2010 on Friday as NBA champions San Antonio beat Memphis 107-101 to end the Grizzlies` 22-game regular-season home winning streak.

Paul helps Clippers silence Thunder in opener

Chris Paul missed just two shots in a stunning 32-point display as the Los Angeles Clippers blasted Oklahoma City Thunder 122-105 on Monday to seize a Game One victory in their Western Conference semi-final series.

Grizzlies beat Thunder in overtime

Mike Conley tallied 20 points, Zach Randolph and Tony Allen had 16 points apiece and the Memphis Grizzlies held on to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 98-95 in overtime to take a 2-1 lead in their playoff series.

Durant leads Thunder to win over Grizzlies

Kevin Durant scored 33 points on Saturday to lead Oklahoma City to a 100-86 triumph over Memphis in game one of their NBA Western Conference playoff series.

Nishikori to face Karlovic for Memphis title

Defending champion Kei Nishikori will face big-serving Croatian Ivo Karlovic in Sunday`s final of the $647,000 ATP US National Indoor Championships after each breezed to a semi-final victory on Saturday.

Becker breezes through to book Nishikori clash

Cypriot wildcard Marcos Baghdatis, Croatian Ivo Karlovic and Germany`s Benjamin Becker eased to straight-sets victories on Tuesday to book second-round matches with seeded players at the $647,000 ATP US Indoor Championship.

Atwal tied third after first round in Memphis

Struggling Indian golfer Arjun Atwal found himself in one of the best positions this season, sharing the third spot after a three-under 67 in the first round of the FedEx St. Jude Classic.

Adam Pascal returns to Broadway in ‘Memphis’

Adam Pascal wanted to be in ‘Memphis’ long before he ever saw ‘Memphis,’ which sounds a little crazy.

Flooding peaks in Memphis; downstream danger lurks

The rising flood levels in Memphis has forced hundreds to flee their homes to safer places.