Basketball

Brian Shaw

NBA: Nuggets fire Brian Shaw

Brian Shaw was fired as coach of the NBA’s Denver Nuggets on Tuesday after going 56-85 in a season and a half in the job

NBA: Heat melt Suns

Tyler Johnson had a career-high 26 points and Goran Dragic added 21 against his former team as the Miami Heat beat the Phoenix Suns 115-98 on Monday in a rowdy encounter.

Kevin Garnett

NBA: Garnett gives away 1K tickets

NBA veteran Kevin Garnett wants to pay fans back for the warm welcome he’s received upon returning to the Minnesota Timberwolves, so he’s giving away 1,000 tickets to Monday’s game.