Scranton Prep's Thor Balavage finished in third place in the 220-pound weight class at the Northeast Class AA Regional Wrestling Tournament at Bethlehem Liberty High School Feb. 27-28 to qualify for the PIAA (Pennsylvania Interscholastic...
It's been 10 years since a Wyoming Valley Conference boys basketball team won a PIAA state title. Since then, only two other District 2 teams, both from the Lackawanna League, have managed to play for a championship.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — LeSean McCoy will lead Rex Ryan's “ground and pound” running attack for the Buffalo Bills next season.
After a month of near perfection, the AHL named Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins goaltender Matt Murray as the CCM/AHL Goaltender of the Month for February.
Last year at this time there was a buzz all over the Giant Center that changes were coming to the PIAA Championships.
Delaware Valley senior wrestler Aaron Karns has earned the right to shoot for his third straight All-America season.
Misericordia's Joe Busacca added another award to his resume on Tuesday as the senior guard was named ECAC Division III South Player of the Week.
PHILADELPHIA — Jiri Hudler scored 1:23 into overtime to give the Calgary Flames a much-needed two points, downing the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.
CLEVELAND — LeBron James scored 27 points to move into 21st place on the NBA's career list, and the Cleveland Cavaliers cruised to a 110-79 victory over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night.
CLEARWATER, Fla. — Newly trim Ryan Howard singled in his first two at-bats of spring training, and the Philadelphia Phillies tied the New York Yankees 5-5 Wednesday in their spring training opener.
INDIANAPOLIS — D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera scored 16 points in his return to Indianapolis, helping Georgetown hold on for a 60-54 victory over No. 21 Butler on Tuesday night.
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Adjusting to his new team, Dodgers shortstop Jimmy Rollins was happy to see something familiar: his name in the leadoff spot.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Jordan Leopold had thought about returning home, if the opportunity arose to play for the Minnesota Wild.He never could have imagined his daughter becoming famous simply for her desire to have him back.
FALL RIVER, Mass. — A state police trooper who specializes in fingerprint analysis testified Tuesday in the murder trial of Aaron Hernandez that the fingerprints of the former NFL player and his alleged victim, Odin Lloyd, were found inside a...
TAMPA, Fla. — Jameis Winston met with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, hoping to make a good impression on the team considering taking the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback with the first pick in the NFL draft.
MIAMI — To say the Miami Heat have been presented with a new problem every day since last season ended, that would be an exaggeration.But not by much.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant will be out at least another week for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but Russell Westbrook could return Wednesday against the Philadelphia 76ers.
DENVER — Last week, Denver Nuggets players broke huddle with a chant of “1-2-3 … Six weeks,” interpreted by some as a countdown to the end of a season gone sour.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. — With large, glowing red numbers, the timer on the center-field wall at Goodyear Ballpark ticked down Tuesday, counting off seconds and ushering in change.
TAMPA, Fla. — Since Alex Rodriguez last stepped into a batter's box during a game, Boston and San Francisco have won World Series titles, the New York Yankees missed the playoffs in consecutive years and a new commissioner has taken...
ROME — With three kids at home, Mia Hamm already had plenty on her plate when two professional clubs called over the space of just a few days in October.
A group of 20 university presidents and college athletics administrators is crafting a proposal to better define when the NCAA should investigate cases of academic cheating by student athletes.
Dortmund is showing he's ready to race sooner than later — and trainer Bob Baffert isn't about to slow him down.
DORAL, Fla. — Padraig Harrington's game slipped so badly last year that he failed to keep full status on the PGA Tour for the first time. He wrote letters to tournaments asking for a sponsor's exemption and received one from every...
LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao has always believed he can do what 47 other fighters before him have failed to do — beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the ring.