LeBron drives past OKC's Paul George

James’ 37 leads Cavs past OKC Thunder 120-112

By CLIFF BRUNT, AP Sports Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — LeBron James and his new teammates are playing like old buddies. James scored 37 points, and the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers got a much different result this time against the Oklahoma City Thunder in a 120-112 victory on...
Ohio Policement killed

The Latest: Man accused of killing 2 Ohio officers charged

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Latest on two Ohio officers fatally shot while responding to 911 hang-up call (all times local): 10 p.m. A man accused of killing two Ohio police officers has been charged with two counts of aggravated murder. Authorities filed the charges against 30-year-old...

Westerville: Veteran cop fatally shoots domestic violence suspect

Police: Veteran cop fatally shoots domestic violence suspect COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police in Ohio say a veteran officer fatally shot a 25-year-old domestic violence suspect following a confrontation over the weekend. Columbus police on Monday identified the suspect and officer...
Paul Pierce honored by Celtics

Cavaliers beat Celtics 121-99 on Paul Pierce’s day

Truth is: Cavaliers beat Celtics 121-99 on Paul Pierce’s day By JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — LeBron James led the new-look Cavaliers to a blowout in Boston with an individual performance reminiscent of the rivalry’s heyday. And this time, Paul Pierce...
LBJ Winning

Cavs huge roster revamp aims to keep LeBron around

Cavs revamp roster at trading deadline hoping LeBron stays By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — Once summer rolls around, LeBron James stars on a different stage. All eyes in the NBA and across the sports world will focus on James during free agency. There are...
Ryan Shazier injury news

Ryan Shazier regains movement in legs, engaging in regular walking routine, per report

Staff Writer, writer Injured Steelers (former Ohio State Buckeyes standout) LB Ryan Shazier, who was discharged from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center rehabilitation late last week, has “regained movement in his legs and is engaging in a regular walking routine,...
Cavs trade I.T.

Cavs trading Isaiah Thomas to Lakers

AP source: Cavaliers trading Isaiah Thomas to Lakers By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — A person familiar with direct knowledge of the trade says the Cleveland Cavaliers are dealing guard Isaiah Thomas to the Los Angeles Lakers. The person spoke to The Associated...
LeBron launches Game Winner!

Big shot: LeBron’s jumper at buzzer gives Cavs 140-138 walk-off win

LeBron launches ‘Game Winner’ at the buzzer for a walk-off win! By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — One second. One shot. One player. For one night, LeBron James made all of Cleveland’s problems disappear. James dropped in a fade-away jumper over...
Buckeyes beat Boilermakers

No. 14 Buckeyes close strong to end No. 3 Boilermakers streak

By MICHAEL MAROT, AP Sports Writer WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Ohio State’s Keita Bates-Diop managed to end the nation’s longest winning streak and shook up the Big Ten title race Wednesday night. All it took was one big basket. His putback with 2.8 seconds left...
Ohio State Parks

Fight the winter blues by hiking outdoors

Debra Tobin LOGAN — Feeling the winter doldrums with the gray days and being cooped inside? Exploring outdoors in the Buckeye State is a great way to embrace the winter season! The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is offering several winter hikes and events in February...