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East-leading Cavs fire David Blatt as coach in second season

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Even after wins, and there were a bunch of them, the Cavaliers didn't celebrate. Everything was too easy for them, way too easy.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Snowstorm wreaks havoc on sports schedule and team travel

A blizzard moving into the Eastern United States disrupted the sports schedule Friday, complicating team travel and blanketing the field where Sunday's NFC championship game will be played with a wintry mix.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Tortorella breaks ribs, will not coach Jackets on Saturday

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella broke two ribs falling after a collision with forward Rene Bourque during an outdoor practice Friday and will not coach Saturday night at Boston.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Coach: Duquesne b-ball team stuck overnight on snowy highway

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Duquesne University's men's basketball team was stuck overnight on the snow-closed Pennsylvania Turnpike as traffic stoppages stretched back miles in a massive snowstorm climbing up the East Coast.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Browns coach Hue Jackson hires Ray Horton to run defense

CLEVELAND (AP) — As he considered candidates to run his defense, new Browns coach Hue Jackson wanted someone familiar with the AFC North.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Curry's triple-double leads Warriors to win in Kerr's return

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr has spoken of Stephen Curry taking it to another level this season — and Kerr watched it from the bench for the first time Friday night.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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AP source: Yo! Cespedes, Mets reach $75 million, 3-year deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is returning to the New York Mets. How long he stays, he'll decide.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Thomasson leads Wright State past Valparaiso 73-62

FAIRBORN, Ohio (AP) — Joe Thomasson made 14 of 16 free throws, including 8 of 10 in the final minute, and scored 21 points and Wright State pulled into a first place tie by handing Valparaiso its first Horizon League loss, 73-62 on Friday night.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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