Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Reds cut Billy Hamilton

CINCINNATI (AP) — Speedy outfielder Billy Hamilton became a free agent when the Cincinnati Reds failed to offer a 2019 contract by Friday’s deadline. The...

Houston signs Carmelo Anthony

By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) — Carmelo Anthony signed a one-year, $2.4 million deal with the Houston Rockets on Monday. Anthony was traded from...

Zadylak places first for Norwell in E.C.I.C.

Norwell’s Kade Zadylak placed first in the 113-pound weight class in the Jay County East Central Indiana Classic wrestling tournament on Saturday at Portland. Tonner...

Rockets top Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Paul’s grit and veteran leadership have pushed the Golden State Warriors to the brink of elimination. Now...

Freeney takes spin move into retirement after 16 NFL seasons

By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Dwight Freeney mastered the art of spinning long before he reached the NFL. He kept his body low,...

Simply the best: Never challenged, ‘Nova wins another title

By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Somewhere between all those heart-stoppers and tearjerkers, all the upset-riddled brackets and things we’d never seen...

NASCAR Chairman France wins Myers Brothers Award

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service LAS VEGAS – Jim France was shocked. “Holy smokes! It’s a shock, so if you’ll bear with me for second…”...

Irish rally to stun Virginia Tech in ACC tourney

By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Bonzie Colson pounded his chest and screamed in triumph. Matt Farrell looked over at former Notre Dame...

High School Sports Calendar: 8-31-18

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31 FOOTBALL: Norwell at Leo, 7 p.m.; Bluffton at South Adams, 7 p.m.; Southern Wells at Jay County, 7 p.m. SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 CROSS COUNTRY:...

Harris helps Pistons crush Pacers

By BOB DUFF Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — A few days back, Detroit Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy had a heart-to-heart talk with forward Tobias Harris. Van...