Cavs’ Irving Misses 3rd Game With Knee Injury

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers are missing starting All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving and his backup, Jarrett Jack, against Indiana. Irving is out for the third straight game with a bruised knee. Jack was expected to make his third start in a row for Irving, but he was a late...

Some States Confirm Water Pollution From Drilling

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In at least four states that have nurtured the nation’s energy boom, hundreds of complaints have been made about well-water contamination from oil or gas drilling, and pollution was confirmed in a number of them, according to a review that casts doubt on...

Flyers-Coyotes Sums

First Period_None. Penalties_Simmonds, Phi (hooking), 7:57; Vermette, Pho (hooking), 12:08; Rinaldo, Phi (elbowing), 15:50; Rinaldo, Phi (slashing), 18:16. Second Period_1, Phoenix, Klinkhammer 8 (Vermette, Boedker), 1:29. 2, Phoenix, Korpikoski 5 (Murphy, Hanzal), 2:54. 3,...

Blue Jackets-Blues Sums

First Period_1, Columbus, Anisimov 12 (Dubinsky, Murray), 3:58. 2, Columbus, Letestu 2 (Comeau, McElhinney), 11:22. Penalties_Schwartz, StL (interference), 9:05. Second Period_3, St. Louis, Berglund 5 (Jackman, Shattenkirk), 7:03. 4, St. Louis, Sobotka 6 (Tarasenko, Shattenkirk),...

Cleveland State Beats Milwaukee 77-49

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Anton Grady scored 19 points and added 11 rebounds as Cleveland State stayed in control of a 77-49 victory over Milwaukee on Saturday night. Grady shot 8 of 9 from the field and Trey Lewis added 17 points on 7-of-10 shooting to lead the Vikings (9-7, 1-1...

Cavaliers-Nets, Box

Clark 3-9 0-0 7, Thompson 3-8 3-4 9, Varejao 2-6 0-0 4, Jack 1-8 0-0 2, Miles 6-19 5-8 19, Waiters 9-18 5-6 26, Zeller 1-2 0-0 2, Dellavedova 4-7 1-2 13, Bennett 0-2 0-0 0, Sims 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 29-79 14-20 82. Johnson 1-7 0-0 2, Pierce 6-14 3-3 17, Evans 3-6 2-4 8, Williams...

Nets Win 89-82 As Cavs Struggle Without Irving

NEW YORK (AP) — Deron Williams scored 21 points, Paul Pierce added 17 while moving past Allen Iverson into 19th place on the NBA’s career scoring list, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 89-82 on Saturday night. Andray Blatche had 12 points in his return...

No. 23 Massachusetts Beats Miami Of Ohio 73-65

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Chaz Williams had 18 points and eight assists, leading No. 23 Massachusetts to a 73-65 victory over Miami of Ohio on Saturday night. Maxie Esho added 15 points and seven rebounds for the Minutemen (12-1), who host Saint Joseph’s on Wednesday in their...

Saturday’s Scores

Akr. Hoban 49, Chardon NDCL 28 Akr. Kenmore 42, Canal Fulton Northwest 39 Akr. Manchester 66, Zoarville Tuscarawas Valley 41 Alliance Marlington 42, Can. South 31 Anna 51, Tiffin Calvert 32 Arlington 60, Sycamore Mohawk 38 Ashland 54, Lexington 29 Baltimore Liberty Union 56,...

Nets Give Garnett Night Off Against Cavs

NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Garnett is going to sit out for Saturday night’s game against Cleveland in order to rest. Coach Jason Kidd says he wanted to give the 37-year-old veteran additional time off with the Nets beginning a stretch of five games in eight...