Devin Booker scored 70 points, becoming the sixth different player in NBA history to reach that total, but the Boston Celtics got 34 points from Isaiah Thomas and outlasted the Phoenix Suns 130-120 on Friday night. Continue reading “Celtics Defeat Suns 130-120, Devin Booker Becomes 6th NBA Player to Reach 70 Points”
LeBron James had 32 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers bounced back from their worst defensive outing of the season with a 112-105 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Friday night. Continue reading “Cleveland Cavaliers Win 112-105 Over Charlotte Hornets”
The Chicago Bears have signed quarterback Mark Sanchez, who is expected to back up Mike Glennon next season.
Respected and reviled in his hometown, this much can’t be argued when it comes to Jerry Krause: He helped take the Chicago Bulls to heights few teams have reached. Continue reading “Former Bulls GM Jerry Krause Dead At 77”
The United States broke through to win their first World Baseball Classic title with an emphatic 8-0 victory over Puerto Rico in Los Angeles on Wednesday behind the stellar pitching of Marcus Stroman and a 13-hit attack. Continue reading “U.S. Celebrate Their First World Baseball Classic Title With 8-0 Win Over Puerto Rico”
Relatives of the Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers say he has a diagnosis of dementia. His wife, Ardythe Sayers, told The Kansas City Star that her 73-year-old husband received the diagnosis four years ago and that she blamed Sayers’s football career. He played for the Chicago Bears for seven seasons starting in 1965 after setting records at the University of Kansas. Continue reading “Pro Football Hall of Famer Gale Sayers Diagnosed With Dementia”
Texas Wesleyan is returning to Fort Worth with the school’s second national championship in basketball. Continue reading “Texas Wesleyan Captures 2nd NAIA Men’s Basketball Title”
NFL owners will consider proposals next week to cut regular-season overtime from 15 minutes to 10; eliminate players leaping over the line on kick plays; and expansion of coaches’ challenges and what can be reviewed by officials. Continue reading “NFL Considers Cutting Regular Season Overtime to 10 Minutes”