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Curry, Mavs hand Heat 3rd loss in 19 games with 96-89 win
DALLAS (AP) Seth Curry scored 29 points, Harrison Barnes added 24 and the Dallas Mavericks beat Miami 96-89 on Monday night, handing the Heat just their third loss in 19 games.
Capitals acquire defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk from Blues
WASHINGTON (AP) With their championship window in danger of closing, the Washington Capitals made a strong move Monday to try to win the Stanley Cup this spring by acquiring defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk in a trade with the St. Louis Blues.
Blues open post-Shattenkirk era against Oilers
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues will enter the post-Kevin Shattenkirk era when they host the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night.
Little Rock slips past Georgia Southern for 56-54 win
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) Jalen Jackson scored 16 points and Kemy Osse sank the winning 3-pointer with eight seconds left to lift Arkansas-Little Rock to a 56-54 win over Georgia Southern on Monday night.
Warriors' Durant returns home to face Wizards
WASHINGTON -- Kevin Durant returns to play near his hometown for the first time since signing up with reigning Western Conference champion Golden State Warriors when they face the Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center on Tuesday.
Kucherov's hat trick helps Lightning turn back Senators 5-1
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Nikita Kucherov gave the trade-depleted Tampa Bay Lightning a much-needed lift.
NHL trades based on playoff success are on the rise
The NHL deadline trades made since 2013 that hinge on a team's playoff success:
Hawks prevail 114-98 in scrappy showdown with Celtics
BOSTON (AP) Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer knew that stopping the Boston Celtics hinged on making things hard for Isaiah Thomas.
Jackson State rebounds with 62-51 defeat of Ark.-Pine Bluff
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) Paris Collins scored 16 points and Yettra Specks and Derek Roscoe added 13 each as Jackson State led wire-to-wire in a 62-51defeat of Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Monday night.
Miami overtaken by Virginia Tech's late run in road loss
The Hurricanes were playing their first game as a ranked team this season.