Heat streak continues...Anthony's status unknown...McIlroy's mea culpa
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — There's nobody in the NBA hotter than the Heat. Dwyane (dwayn) Wade had 32 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds last night and Miami beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 97-81 for a franchise-record 15th straight victory.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Knicks All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony injured his right knee in the second quarter of New York's 102-97 win over the Cavaliers and did not return. There's no word yet as to Melo's status for tomorrow's game at Detroit.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana can clinch the Big Ten title outright tonight with a win in its home finale. The second-ranked Hoosiers are preparing to host No. 14 Ohio State.
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The world's top-ranked golfer has issued an apology of sorts for his behavior at last week's Honda Classic. Rory McIlroy tells Sports Illustrated that walking off the course before finishing Friday's round was "not the right thing to do."
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (VLAD'-uh-meer KLICH'-koh) will fight former sparring partner Francesco Pianeta (fran-CEHS'-koh pee-uh-NEH'-tuh) on May 4, in Mannheim, Germany. Klitschko's four title belts will be on the line. Pianeta has a career record of 28-0-1 with 15 knockouts.