CLEVELAND (AP) Kyrie Irving won't be going to All-Star weekend alone. He's bringing three friends.
MIAMI (AP) The Miami Marlins claimed right-hander Sam Dyson off waivers from Toronto on Wednesday, clearing that roster spot by designating outfielder Kevin Mattison for assignment.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) P.J. Carlesimo is convinced after a month on the job: The Brooklyn Nets are a winning team.
WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) Boston Celtics star Paul Pierce showed up for his pre-practice meeting with reporters carrying a basketball, which he bounced from time to time while answering questions.