LeBron James scored 37 points and led the Cleveland Cavaliers past the Atlanta Hawks 114-111 in overtime on Sunday night. The Cavaliers took a 3-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.
Ryan Raburn clowns around with catcher Yan Gomes as Cody Allen, right, watches following the final out of the Indians’ sixth straight victory.
A baseball season that appeared lost after one month now offers a glimmer of hope for the Cleveland Indians, and the optimism stems from the team’s starting rotation. Trevor Bauer continued Cleveland’s productive stretch of starting pitching Sunday by earning the victory in a 5-2 defeat of the floundering Cincinnati Reds to complete a three-game sweep of the interleague series.
NEW YORK - Steven Stamkos set up Valtteri Filppula’s go-ahead goal and scored another, and the Tampa Bay Lightning pushed the New York Rangers to the brink of playoff elimination with a 2-0 victory Sunday night in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals.
Juan Pablo Montoya’s win led Team Penske to a 1-2 finish.
INDIANAPOLIS – The Juan Pablo Montoya comeback is complete. Actually, considering what the 39-year-old Colombian had to do Sunday to pull off his second Indianapolis 500 victory in the 99th version, make that two comebacks complete.
Jhoulys Chacin found his rhythm early Sunday afternoon at Huntington Park and played a sweet pitcher’s song through the first eight innings of the Clippers’ 4-0 victory over the Gwinnett Braves.
The second level of the building beyond the left field at Huntington Park is still virgin territory for hitters seven years in, which made for a great starting point for discussion on a day when Steve Balboni and Marshall Brant were inducted into the International League Hall of Fame.
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In the BCS era from 1998-2013, there was only one team that won the BCS Championship Game in back-to-back seasons. Alabama took down LSU in 2011 and then Notre Dame in 2012.
One team that seemed poised to do so, however, was the 2003 Ohio State squad, and members of that squad have some advice for the 2015 Buckeyes as they look to win back-to-back championships in the College Football Playoff.
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