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Tatum, Celtics cruise past Sixers in opener

Tatum, Celtics cruise past Sixers in opener

Jayson Tatum contributed 23 points and nine rebounds to lead the host Boston Celtics to a 105-87 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night in the season opener for both teams.Marcus Morrmore

NBA notebook: Westbrook out for opener

NBA notebook: Westbrook out for opener

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook was ruled out for the Tuesday night opener at the Golden State Warriors as he continues to recover from arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.Westbroomore

Nets F Carroll sidelined with ankle injury

Nets F Carroll sidelined with ankle injury

Brooklyn Nets forward DeMarre Carroll is undergoing right ankle surgery on Tuesday and will be sidelined indefinitely, coach Kenny Atkinson told reporters.Carroll has been bothered by soreness in tmore