Basketball

Basketball

Clippers cut it close against lowly Suns

When it was over and the Los Angeles Clippers had just barely survived a short-handed and struggling Phoenix Suns team at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Monday night, L.A. left the court feeling content with its 123-119 overtime victory.

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Embiid powers Sixers past slumping Pistons, 116-102

Joel Embiid scored 24 points in his return to the lineup after a one-game absence, Ben Simmons and Furkan Korkmaz added 18 points apiece, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Detroit Pistons for the second time in four days, winning 116-102 on Monday night.

This Bradenton veteran and his family got a big holiday surprise

Florida Power and Light and Goodwill Manasota coordinated to give a Bradenton veteran and his family a holiday surprise.