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Now for a Few Words About Drake: More, Please

Giannis Antetokounmpo, the Milwaukee Bucks star and a favorite to win the N.B.A.’s Most Valuable Player Award, was walking toward his team’s bench during the fourth quarter of Sunday’s thrilling Eastern Conference finals matchup against the Raptors in Toronto. And there was the rapper Drake, sitting in his usual courtside …

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Warriors Say Kevin Durant Will Be Out Another Week

The Golden State Warriors’ Kevin Durant is not yet ready to resume on-court work and will be re-evaluated in a week, the team announced Thursday, shortly before Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers. That timeline would put Durant, who is recovering from a right …

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W.N.B.A. Selects Cathy Engelbert as Its Commissioner

The W.N.B.A., which has been without a permanent leader since Lisa Borders resigned as president in October, has appointed Cathy Engelbert as its new commissioner. Ms. Engelbert will take over a league that is working to rebrand itself and is engaged in a labor negotiation with a fast-approaching deadline. Ms. …

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