CLEVELAND — Cavaliers coach Mike Brown has always been a fan of big guards, but he’s turning over a new leaf this season.
In recent games, Brown has put 6-foot-3 Kyrie Irving, 6-3 Jarrett Jack and 6-4 Dion Waiters on the floor together for extended periods of time, and the results have been mostly positive.
“I’ve never …Read More
BATH TWP. — Forcing turnovers is oftentimes secondary to the war of attrition.
The Highland boys basketball team prefers to implement run-and-jump and diamond presses to speed up the game. The main objective is to get the ball back without a shot being taken, but, more importantly, also grind away at opponent’s endurance.
MEDINA — Evan Schreck wasn’t able to describe it.
Whatever it was, it wasn’t good for Parma’s boys basketball team.
The Medina junior missed just one shot Tuesday night in helping the Bees to a 94-42 win in Northeast Ohio Conference cross-divisional play.
Behind Schreck’s career-high 23 points, Medina (3-1) jumped all over the Redmen (1-3) …Read More
Linebacker D’Qwell Jackson didn’t need long to find the silver lining in the 27-26 loss Sunday to the Patriots.
For nearly three quarters the Browns kept Tom Brady out of the end zone. For 57-plus minutes they outplayed and outschemed Bill Belichick, the genius himself.
So even a heartbreaking, mindboggling loss couldn’t dim Jackson’s spirits in the …Read More
CLEVELAND — What should a team do when it blows an 18-point lead before halftime? Build a 19-point lead in the second half.
That’s what Kyrie Irving and the Cavaliers did Tuesday night at Quicken Loans Arena en route to a 109-94 victory over the hapless New York Knicks, who have lost 11 of their last …Read More
GREEN — The Wadsworth boys basketball team won’t want to remember Tuesday.
After a decent start to its matchup with Suburban League rival Green, things got ugly fast.
The Bulldogs defense was almost impenetrable and Carson Corle …Read More
Roger A. Pesek, 61, entered into eternal rest on Monday, December 2, 2013. He was a devoted father, beloved grandfather, caring brother, dearest friend, inspired artist and faithful steward of God’s earth.
“But without faith it is impossible to please God, for he who comes to God must believe that He is a rewarder of those …Read More
Craig Randall, Medina: Junior shooting guard had 62 points, 21 rebounds and 11 assists in three games. … Opened week with 16 points and eight rebounds in 73-52 victory over Brunswick. … Scored game-high 23 points in 63-35 Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division victory against Brunswick. … Had 23 points, seven rebounds …Read More
INDEPENDENCE — The Cavaliers are feeling better about themselves, but they know they still have work to do.
Cleveland has won three of its last four to improve to 7-13 on the season heading into a game against the New York Knicks tonight at Quicken Loans Arena, but the loss was a debacle Friday in Atlanta …Read More
MIAMI LAKES, Fla. — The Bowl Championship Series came calling once again for Ohio State, albeit not the game the Buckeyes wanted.
A day after seeing their national-title hopes and 24-game winning streak end with a loss in the Big Ten Championship, the seventh-ranked Buckeyes were selected Sunday to play against No. 12 Clemson in the …Read More