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Group wants Columbus arena payment issue on ballot

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A group wants Columbus residents to vote on whether the city should be paying for its professional hockey team's home arena, and it has collected enough signatures to get the issue on the May ballot.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 December 2013

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Knicks lose again, thumped 109-94 by Cavs

CLEVELAND (AP) — His arms folded across his chest, New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson watched helplessly as three Cleveland players streaked past him on the way to an uncontested layup.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 December 2013

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Foligno gives Blue Jackets 5-4 win over Devils

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Martin Brodeur thought the puck might have been kicked in. Columbus coach Todd Richards preferred to call it good fortune.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 December 2013

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Browns waive QB Caleb Hanie

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns waived quarterback Caleb Hanie, who backed up starter Jason Campbell on Sunday in New England.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 December 2013

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NAIA player can keep $20K won on half-court shot

 

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A college basketball player who won $20,000 by hitting a half-court shot during an Oklahoma City Thunder game can keep the money for use as a scholarship, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics announced Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 December 2013

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AP Study: Hits to head still prevalent in NFL

Almost once a game, an NFL player absorbs an illegal blow to the head or neck that could put his career — or worse — at risk.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 December 2013

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Figure skating champ Lysacek out of Sochi Games

Evan Lysacek woke up every morning praying this would be the day the excruciating pain in his left hip — "like you're being electrocuted" — would subside. And every day when he stepped on the ice, the searing throb of pain reminded him that passion alone can't fuel a dream.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 December 2013

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Bach: Russia to set up protest zones in Sochi

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach said Russia will set up public protest zones in Sochi during the Winter Olympics, a move unlikely to defuse criticism of the country's human rights record and a recent law banning gay "propaganda."

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 December 2013

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