WILKES-BARRE TWP. – Coming into Friday's Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals, Kasperi Kapanen was in a drought. He hadn't scored in five playoff games,...
MOOSIC — It has been made public recently that many teams have interest in Boston prospects Blake Swihart and Henry Owens and would like to get them as part of a trade.
HAZLETON — In the beginning, Jenna Lipowski had trouble making the connection on a couple of defensive plays that may have prevented a run.Given a chance to make up for it, she didn't miss.
LEHMAN — Wyoming Seminary proved to be too Quick for Lake-Lehman Friday afternoon.
Mariah Lynn was a force, going 2 for 3 with a double, a triple and two RBI in Berwick's 5-3 win in WVC softball on Friday.
PITTSTON — Billy Thompson, who won the 1986 National Championship as a member of Louisville's men's basketball team and later played in the NBA, will speak at the Perspective Church, 66 Broad St., Pittston at 11 a.m. on Sunday, April...
WEST PITTSTON — Joe Baran went the distance and struck out seven as Hazleton Area handed Wyoming Area its first WVC loss of the season, beating the Warriors 3-2 at Atlas Field.
It was the doubles play that proved to be the difference in Berwick's 3-2 win over MMI Prep in WVC boys tennis on Friday.
We can forgive WVC baseball coaches and players for perhaps getting a little queasy on Thursday.
DALLAS — James Harden scored a playoff career-high 42 points, Dwight Howard had his postseason best with 26 rebounds and the Houston Rockets beat the Dallas Mavericks 130-128 on Friday night for a 3-0 lead in their first-round...
RICHMOND, Va. — Joey Logano won the pole position Friday night for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race Saturday night at Richmond International Raceway.
After practice on Wednesday, Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond had nothing but nice things to say about Syracuse forwards Jonathan Marchessault and Yanni Gourde.
DALLAS — When even an umpire is wearing earmuffs, you bet it's darn cold outside.The 43-degree temperature, though, didn't affect a pair of Nanticoke sophomores one bit Thursday.
KINGSTON — Jeremy Zezza kept peering out the window at school. All the Wyoming Area pitcher could think about was stepping on the bump later in the day.Yet, with snow falling, he just didn't know.
Thirteen months of training between fights gave Swoyersville native Jimy Hettes just five minutes in the octagon. No matter how well he fought, the resilient featherweight wasn't afforded a chance to fight to the end.
For the fourth straight season, Penn State and Ohio State will be playing under the lights.
Emon Gibbons won in straight sets in the top singles match as Wyoming Seminary boys tennis improved to 10-0 in WVC play with a 5-0 sweep of Hazleton Area on Thursday.
An early five-run lead quickly ballooned for Misericordia as the Cougars took down King's 15-2 on Thursday.
NEW YORK — Daniel Murphy drove in four runs and the New York Mets matched a franchise record with their 11th straight victory Thursday, walking their way to a 6-3 win over the Atlanta Braves behind Bartolo Colon.
DETROIT — Tyler Johnson led a stirring Tampa Bay rally late in regulation, then scored 2:25 into overtime to lift the Lightning to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night, evening their playoff series at 2-2.
BOSTON — LeBron James scored 31 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved one win away from a sweep in their first playoff series in five years with a 103-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night.
NEW YORK — NCAA President Mark Emmert is glad the Big Ten has sparked a discussion about freshman ineligibility, even though it is an idea fraught with potential pitfalls.
DETROIT — The New York Yankees missed the playoffs the last two years while saying goodbye to a pair of greats. Mediocrity — or, worse yet, irrelevance — was a very real possibility heading into 2015.
PHILADELPHIA — Ignore the hype. Tim Tebow is just another guy competing for a roster spot on the Philadelphia Eagles.
NEW YORK — Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens have moved on, their names cleared. The cloud of steroids remains over baseball and all sports.