Toronto Raptors match top record as Cleveland Cavaliers lose again
Toronto Raptors match top record as Cleveland Cavaliers lose again

Lou Williams scored 36 points to spark Toronto over Cleveland 110-93 Saturday as the Raptors matched the NBA`s best record while stretching the Cavaliers` losing streak to four games.

LeBron James frustrated as struggling Cleveland Cavaliers fall
LeBron James frustrated as struggling Cleveland Cavaliers fall

Struggling to come together with consistent teamwork around superstar LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers suffered their third consecutive NBA defeat Friday, falling to the Washington Wizards 91-78.

Mary Kom named MVP of India's Asiad campaign
Mary Kom named MVP of India's Asiad campaign

 Olympic bronze medallist M C Mary Kom was on Monday chosen as the Most Valuable Player of India's Incheon Asian Games campaign at a felicitation of the medal winners by contingent sponsors here.

MVP Kevin Durant out indefinitely with broken foot
MVP Kevin Durant out indefinitely with broken foot

Four-time NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant, last season`s NBA Most Valuable Player, has been sidelined indefinitely with a broken right foot, the Oklahoma City Thunder announced Sunday.

Japanese swimmer Kosuke Hagino named MVP of Incheon Asiad
Japanese swimmer Kosuke Hagino named MVP of Incheon Asiad

Japanese swimmer Kosuke Hagino was named the MVP (Most Valuable Player) of the 17th Asian Games here Saturday.

Former MVP Nowitzki re-signs with Mavericks

German star forward Dirk Nowitzki, who helped spark Dallas to the 2011 NBA title, has re-signed with the Mavericks, the team announced Tuesday.

Wade says he will stay with Heat

Dwyane Wade will stay with the Miami Heat to aid the club he helped to three NBA titles in rebuilding after the loss of superstar LeBron James, he said on Tuesday.

LeBron James to rejoin Cleveland Cavaliers

LeBron James announced Friday that he will rejoin the Cleveland Cavaliers next season, leaving Miami after sparking the Heat to two NBA titles for the hometown club he spurned in 2010.

Pacers` Stephenson, Hibbert fined for flopping

Indiana guard Lance Stephenson was fined $10,000 and center Roy Hibbert docked $5,000 by the NBA on Thursday for flopping in the Pacers` 93-90 playoff win over Miami the night before.

Durant named NBA Most Valuable Player

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant, the NBA`s top scorer for the fourth time in five seasons, was named the league`s Most Valuable Player for the 2013-14 campaign Tuesday.

MVP Ortiz signs extension with Red Sox

Reigning World Series MVP David Ortiz has agreed to a one-year contract extension for the 2015 season, the Boston Red Sox announced on Sunday night.

Cavs stretch Thunder losing streak to three

NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Kyrie Irving scored 31 points to carry the Cleveland Cavaliers over Oklahoma City 114-104 Wednesday, stretching the Thunder`s losing streak to three games.

A-Rod vows to fight on after 2014 season doping ban

Alex Rodriguez, the highest-paid player in Major League Baseball, was given a record 162-game doping suspension by an arbitrator on Saturday, banning him for the entire 2014 season and playoffs.

LeBron, Wade lead Heat past Pelicans

LeBron James scored 32 points and Dwyane Wade added 22 points, eight rebounds and eight assists Tuesday to lead the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat over New Orleans 107-88.

NBA: LeBron celebrates 29th birthday with win at Denver

LeBron James celebrated his 29th birthday by scoring 26 points and adding 10 assists Monday to spark the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat over the Denver Nuggets 97-94.