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June 5, 2019
 Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard drives to the basket against the Golden State Warriors during the second quarter in Game Three of the 2019 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Raptors crush shorthanded Warriors, take 2-1 lead
June 5, 2019 - 10:55pm
June 2, 2019
Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins (0) and Toronto Raptors center Marc Gasol (33) go for a loose ball during the first quarter in Game 2 of the 2019 NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena on Sunday, June 2. Dan Hamilton / USA TODAY Sports
Warriors finish strong against Raptors to even series
June 2, 2019 - 9:57pm
Mark Hoge practices Friday, May 4, at Takedown Gym on Highway 371 near Brainerd. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Basketball: C-I grad Hoge lands dream situation
June 2, 2019 - 7:00am
June 1, 2019
Dantas scores 20 as Lynx hold off Wings
June 1, 2019 - 9:33pm
The shot clock at Central Lakes College displays 35 seconds, which could be a common sight at high school gymnasiums next winter. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Basketball: Tick tock on the shot clock decision
June 1, 2019 - 9:00am
May 30, 2019
Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam (43) shoots the ball against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) in game one of the 2019 NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena. Kyle Terada / USA TODAY Sports
Raptors beat Warriors in NBA Finals opener
May 30, 2019 - 10:55pm
Minnesota Lynx guard Seimone Augustus (33) tries to drive past Washington Mystics guard Tierra Ruffin-Pratt (14) during a 2018 game in Des Moines, Iowa. Michael Zamora / USA TODAY NETWORK
Lynx star Augustus undergoes knee surgery
May 30, 2019 - 5:26pm
Northern State coach Paul Sather has a chat with one of his players on the sideline.
Sather says becoming UND men's basketball coach an 'incredible honor'
May 30, 2019 - 10:52am
May 29, 2019
Lynx deal Storm first loss of season
May 29, 2019 - 9:30pm
Minnesota Gophers guard Amir Coffey (5) shoots the ball during a game against the Purdue Boilermakers on March 5 at Williams Arena.  Harrison Barden / USA TODAY Sports
Amir Coffey won’t return to Gophers, will stay in NBA draft process
May 29, 2019 - 8:18pm
Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors (30) handles the ball against Kawhi Leonard of the Toronto Raptors (2) during the 2019 NBA All-Star Game in February in Charlotte, N.C. The Raptors, playing in their first NBA Finals, will meet the defending champions Warriors starting Thursday, May 30, 2019. Bob Donnan / USA TODAY Sports
Raptors offer new challenge, vibe for Warriors
May 29, 2019 - 5:16pm
May 25, 2019
Minnesota Lynx guard Seimone Augustus (33) dribbles against  Los Angeles Sparks forward Candace Parker (3) in Game 5 of the WNBA Finals at Williams Arena on Oct. 4, 2017. Brad Rempel / USA TODAY Sports
Seimone Augustus has been the one constant in Lynx’s roller-coaster ride
May 25, 2019 - 3:36pm
May 23, 2019
Lynx forward Christmas-Kelly returns from injury with a nice prize: a Harvard education
May 23, 2019 - 8:26pm
Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns (32) backs toward the basket in the first half against the Philadelphia 76ers at Target Center on Saturday, March 30. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Wolves' Towns misses out on $32 million bonus
May 23, 2019 - 4:55pm
Houston Rockets guard James Harden warms up before playing against the Golden State Warriors May 10 before a second-round game of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center in Houston. Thomas B. Shea / USA TODAY Sports
Giannis, Harden are unanimous All-NBA first-team picks
May 23, 2019 - 2:41pm