Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) celebrates against the Atlanta Hawks in the second half in Game 1 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, May 2, 2016, in Cleveland. The Cavs won 104-93. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) 3 for all: Cavaliers make record 25 3-pointers, rout Hawks CLEVELAND (AP) — Your shot, Warriors. Dropping jumpers from every corner and angle, the Cleveland Cavaliers drained an NBA record 25 3-pointers — the most in any regular season or playoff game — during a 123-98 runaway
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Ohio State’s Joey Bosa poses for photos with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell after being selected by the San Diego Chargers as the third pick in the first round of the 2016 NFL football draft, Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) The Fan’s 2016 NFL Draft coverage The St. Louis Rams traded up to draft a quarterback at No. 1 overall. The Philadelphia Eagles traded up to take a quarterback at No. 2 overall. As highly coveted as quarterbacks are, the most desired players
13091998_10204654483680727_3048291951813175347_n What’s New? “Rugby has officially arrived in America,” touts the PRO Rugby website. Specifically, it’s arrived in San Francisco, Sacramento, San Diego, Denver, and…Obetz, Ohio? As unlikely as it may seem, Memorial Park is indeed where six games will played
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Spring Game Coverage

You’ve listened to The Scarlet & Gray Spring Game on 97.1 The Fan, now check out Lori Schmidt’s recap. She was there working on her tan while she also took photos, videos, asked the tough questions and tweeted. She was

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UPDATE: Troy Smith arrested for OVI

WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) Former Ohio State quarterback and Heisman winner Troy Smith was arrested Sunday on charges of driving under the influence and marijuana possession. According to police, Smith was pulled over around 2:30 a.m. after an

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Saving Goalie Bob

Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky practiced with the full team today, but coach John Tortorella still isn’t sure when the netminder will be back in the lineup. “He’s getting healthier. He needs to get some practice under


Family Matters

Joonas Korpisalo’s… First NHL start: December 14, 2015 (a 2-1 loss to the Lightning) First NHL save: 2 minutes 8 seconds into that December 14th game (a Ryan Callahan 58-footer on the power play) First NHL win:



Former Brown Rucker accused of assault

HIGHLAND HILLS, Ohio (AP) A former Cleveland Browns player who had his sentencing delayed in an embezzlement case while he participates in a concussion study is now being accused of assaulting a man at a golf course

Smith's widow accepts posthumous degree

NEW ORLEANS (AP) The widow of former New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith accepted his degree from the University of Miami on Thursday, nearly a month after he was shot and killed. A publicist for the

Colts ink 4 more rookies before minicamp

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Indianapolis Colts signed four more draft picks Thursday, one day before rookie minicamp opens. Terms were not disclosed, but players drafted after the first round normally agree to three-year deals. Top draft pick center


Chiefs reach deal with 2nd-rounder Jones

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs and second-round draft pick Chris Jones have agreed to terms on a contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Thursday. The person spoke on

Jags ink 6th-round picks Allen, Holmes

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed both of their sixth-round draft picks, quarterback Brandon Allen and defensive end Tyrone Holmes. The players signed their deals Thursday, after rookies reported for a three-day orientation. Allen was

Evidence temper charge for NFL prospect

CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) A former Arizona State linebacker who was set to join the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent has been charged with tampering with evidence after a fatal shooting outside a suburban Cleveland

Lions sign WR Caldwell

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) The Detroit Lions have signed free agent wide receiver Andre Caldwell. Caldwell played the past four seasons with the Denver Broncos. He caught 10 passes for 72 yards and two touchdowns in 2015,

Seahawks RB Lynch officially retired

RENTON, Wash. (AP) Beast Mode is officially in retirement mode. The Seattle Seahawks have placed running back Marshawn Lynch on the NFL’s reserved/retired list, making official what was implied in February when Lynch indicated he was ready

OT Adams among 3 cut by Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Steelers released offensive tackle Mike Adams on Thursday, ending the former second-round pick’s tumultuous tenure with the team. The Steelers took Adams with the 56th overall selection in the 2012 NFL draft. He

Giants waive TE Cunningham, S Kinne

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants have waived tight end Jerome Cunningham and safety G.J. Kinne. The Giants announced the moves on Thursday, a day before opening a minicamp for rookies and free agents. Cunningham



Cincinnati Bengals release linebacker A.J. Hawk

CINCINNATI (AP) The Cincinnati Bengals have released linebacker A.J. Hawk. A native of southwest Ohio who starred at Ohio State, Hawk joined the Bengals as a free agent last spring after spending nine seasons with the Green


Bengals QB Out, Steelers Ready To Play

The announcement didn’t come as much of a surprise, considering Bengal QB Dalton didn’t participate in this week’s practices. He did go through his share of conditioning exercises on the side and was a fill-in defensive back during




Browns Going For Another QB?

Jared Goff, the sharp shooter from Cal who might be the first quarterback drafted in a few weeks, has hands that measure with a width of nine inches.  Big enough to QB the Browns? Browns can’t afford



Cavaliers-Hawks Preview

The Cleveland Cavaliers attempted the most 3-pointers in the Eastern Conference in the regular season and have simply upped that number to lead all teams in average attempts in the playoffs. The Cavaliers turned in an astounding

Hawks-Cavaliers Preview

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue celebrated his 39th birthday on Tuesday and proudly showed off a few gray hairs – silvery-speckled souvenirs of job-related stress. “I dyed mine gray,” Lue joked. “My Barack Obama look.”


LeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1

CLEVELAND (AP) Rusty, rested or reeling, LeBron James and the Cavaliers find a way to beat the Hawks in the playoffs every time. James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and Cleveland withstood a strong second-half


LeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1

CLEVELAND (AP) Rusty, rested or reeling, LeBron James and the Cavaliers find a way to beat the Hawks in the playoffs every time. James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and Cleveland withstood a strong second-half

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Podcast: Teams’ play-by-play announcers preview women’s Big Ten Tournament

The Ohio State women’s basketball team will open the Big Ten Tournament on Friday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m. at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis against seventh-seeded Nebraska or 10th-seeded Rutgers. The Buckeyes finished the regular season 23-6 overall and 15-3 in conference



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