ATLANTA — While the Atlanta Hawks try to figure out who will guard LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers are just grateful the four-time MVP is still standing.
PROFESSIONALAll-Star Game celebrities announced
CLAYTON — One comeback is impressive. Bellbrook did it twice.
XENIA — With a determined effort on the mound, the Beavercreek Battlin' Beavers fended off a late Springfield comeback to claim Thursday's Division I sectional title, 8-5, at Xenia High School.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Jordan Spieth occasionally pulls that green jacket out of his closet and holds it like the great trophy that it is.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Speedway Motorsports Executive Chairman Bruton Smith and two-time Sprint Cup champion Terry Labonte topped the newest group of five headed to the NASCAR Hall of Fame.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The specks of gray in Helio Castroneves' jet black hair tell one part of his legacy.
DAYTON —Drivers Bryan Clauson and James Davison are respected competitors in their own forms of auto racing, and they come from two different worlds of motorsport. But both have a mutual respect for what it means to be a driver in the...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Los Angeles might be in the NFL's future sooner than anyone thought.The NFL could approve a team move to Los Angeles by the end of the year, with a club playing in the area by the 2016 season.
HIGH SCHOOLCedarville loses in extra innings
CENTERVILLE — Jesse Holloway knew districts would be tough.
WEST CARROLLTON – The Dayton Dutch Lions Futbol Club will begin its 2015 campaign in the Premier Development League, Thursday night May 21 at Dayton Outpatient Center Stadium in West Carrollton. The Lions will be looking to make their mark again...
Raiders receive Horizon League baseball honorsFAIRBORN — Eleven members of the Wright State baseball team were recognized as the Horizon League announced its postseason honors on Tuesday.
INDIANAPOLIS — Ruled out of racing indefinitely, IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe thanked the “heroes” who helped him after his frightening crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and his doctor said Monday that the accident had left...
INDEPENDENCE(AP) — Kyrie Irving finished an animated post-practice shooting game of “Around The World” with LeBron James and then quickly removed any doubt about his playing status for Game 1.
The Xenia boys varsity basketball team was chosen as the Edward Jones Investments Athlete of the Month for March for Xenia High School. This award is being sponsored by the office of Mike Reed at Edward Jones Investments of Xenia, serving Xenia,...
CINCINNATI (AP) — One of the most famous All-Star endings won't be repeated when the game returns to Cincinnati this summer.
MONROE — Despite a final flurry of scores, Bellbrook's exciting high school softball tournament run has come to an end.
HIGH SCHOOLXenia student athletes announce school choices
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — American Pharoah took a short walk to stretch his legs after his flight before getting a bath and retiring to his barn for some well-earned rest.
DAYTON — Newly formed doubles teams performing well were a common sight at Saturday's sectional tennis tournament.
FAIRBORN — The Wright State Raiders baseball team did everything they had to do, in order to stay in contention for the Horizon League crown. Wright State scored three runs on sacrifice flies, and awakened the Raider bats in the later innings to...
BELLBROOK — It's always sweet to beat your rival, especially when it ends their season.
BEAVERCREEK — Starting pitcher Jackson Tedder overcame a shaky start by the Beavercreek defense, then tossed a three-hit shutout over Miamisburg in Thursday's 2-0 Division I sectional semifinal win at Beavercreek High.
HIGH SCHOOLKeeton sets Fairborn hits record
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — As the crowd's roar softened after the Cavaliers fended off Chicago's last, late charge, LeBron James smiled and mocked Kyrie Irving's slow, pained walk.
NEW YORK (AP) — The lawyer who investigated the New England Patriots insisted Tuesday that he found direct, not just circumstantial, evidence to show quarterback Tom Brady knew team employees were deflating footballs.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Less than three months after suffering serious injuries when he crashed into a concrete wall at Daytona, Kyle Busch will return to racing in NASCAR's All-Star race this weekend following a rapid recovery his doctors...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Honda may finally have found a way to catch Chevrolet in the IndyCar Series.Racing on ovals.
AMATEURRandall makes history in Chile
PLEASANT HILL — When a team faces a top-seeded team, miscues just can't happen. Because when they do, those good teams will capitalize on every single mistake that is made.
WEST CHESTER — Coming off a tournament game over Fairborn that spanned two days because of weather, Beavercreek softball had some momentum going into a second-round matchup against Lakota West, Wednesday at Lakota West High School.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Bob Baffert can only hope the finish of the Preakness Stakes turns out better than the position draw.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Graham Rahal understands there's a world of possibilities for him in IndyCar racing.
BALTIMORE — As the Baltimore Orioles prepared to play before their home fans for the first time in two weeks, the sights and sounds around Camden Yards on a lovely Monday afternoon were all about baseball.
HIGH SCHOOLBASEBALLIndians top Ansonia High School
FAIRBORN — His Skyhawks team had just blown a three-run lead late in Monday's Division I high school sectional baseball game, but Fairborn coach asked for — and received — patience at the plate in the sixth...
XENIA — Coming into Tuesday's first-round postseason game against Centerville, Xenia had scored five or more runs in its previous five games, including 21 against Fairborn one week prior.
INDIANAPOLIS — Ryan Hunter-Reay is more than ready for a change of scenery. He wants to move from road courses and set his eyes set on the first oval race of the season at Indianapolis Motor Speedway — the Indianapolis...
NEW YORK — The NFL came down hard on its biggest star and its championship team, telling Tom Brady and the Patriots that no one is allowed to mess with the rules of the game.
AUTO RACINGRobinson wins Columbus feature
BEAVERCREEK — To hear the coaches tell it, Monday afternoon's torrential downpour (and subsequent stoppage of play until 5 p.m. today) could be a blessing in disguise.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — It will be hard to miss the future of Joe Gibbs Racing this weekend.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals defensive end Michael Johnson didn't pay much attention to the NFL draft last week. He was busy getting a college degree.
COLUMBUS — Fueled by a mix of confidence, determination, peanut butter and chocolate milk, Ohio State linebacker Darron Lee is right where he always knew he belonged — even if others weren't so sure.
A look inside the numbers of the NBA playoffs, as the conference semifinals resume Friday night with Cleveland at Chicago and Houston at the Los Angeles Clippers.
By Steve ReedAP Sports Writer
CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers apologized Thursday for a video parody that showed a man violently throwing a woman across a room for wearing a Chicago Bulls T-shirt.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Bob Cousy, Magic Johnson and Isiah Thomas set the standard for championship point guards, winning mostly by setting up their teammates even though they were capable scorers.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Wearing an orange No. 3 jersey, Terrelle Pryor took the snap, looked to his left and lofted a pass perfectly along the sideline to Tevin Reese, an undrafted rookie from Baylor.