KD scores 33 points in Warriors 120-108 win over Spurs; Take 3-0 lead

SAN ANTONIO – The Golden State Warriors (3-0) Kevin Durant is just a single victory away from returning to the NBA Finals as he guided the Golden State Warriors to a 120-108 victory on Saturday night at the AT&T Center. KD finished the night with a game-high 33 points and 10 rebounds. Kevin Durant puts…

Cavs take 2-0 series lead in Boston

BOSTON – The Cleveland Cavaliers are just two wins away from reaching the NBA Finals after manhandling the Boston Celtics 130-86 on Friday to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals. The reigning NBA Champions saw their lead grow to as much as 50-points behind a 30 point (12-for-18 shooting) 7 assists, 4…

Detroit @Tigers Win 3 Game Series Verses The Baltimore @Orioles

DETROIT – The Detroit Tigers defeated the visiting Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Thursday at Comerica Park led by six strike outs from starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann and the Tigers won their three verses the Orioles 2-1. The Detroit Tigers partnered with Kroger, The Karmanos Cancer Institute and Komen Detroit Race for the Cure to go…

Myles Garrett inks rookie deal with Cleveland Browns

CLEVELAND – The Cleveland Browns announced on Friday that the No. 1 overall pick Myles Garrett inked his four-year, fully guaranteed rookie contract. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports the deal is worth $30.4 million with a $20.25 million signing bonus and includes offset language. As with all first-round picks, the deal comes with a…

James Harden unanimously voted to the 2016-17 All-NBA First Team

NEW YORK – The Houston Rockets guard James Harden was unanimously voted to the 2016-17 All-NBA First Team, and Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James matched an NBA record with his 11th First Team selection, the NBA announced on Thursday. Harden (500 points) was the only player named to the First Team on all 100 ballots,…

Tigers defeat the Orioles 5-4

DETROIT – Michael Fulmer (5-1) picked up his fourth win in his last five starts as the host Detroit Tigers defeated the Baltimore Orioles 5-4 on Wednesday night at Comerica Park. The sophomore pitcher gave up four runs with three earned just a day after dropping a game 13-11. Tyler Collins finished with the first…

Lebron, Love give Cavs 1-0 lead in Eastern Conference Finals

CLEVELAND – Lebron James scored 38 points, nine rebounds and seven assists to give the Cleveland Cavaliers a 117-104 Game 1 victory in the Eastern Conference finals on Wednesday night. Kevin Love finished with a career playoff best 32 points and 12 rebounds while Tristian Thompson added 21 points and 9 boards. "We wanted to…

Haynes Named Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach at Illinois State

NORMAL, Ill. – DeAndre Haynes, a former Mid-American Conference Player of the Year at Kent State who played professionally for six years and served as a Division I assistant coach for the past five seasons, has been hired as an assistant coach at Illinois State, head coach Dan Muller announced Tuesday. Haynes most recently worked…

Celtics win No. 1 overall pick in 2017 NBA Draft

NEW YORK – The Boston Celtics will have the first overall pick in the NBA Draft 2017 presented by State Farm, which will be held on Thursday, June 22 (7 p.m. ET) at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Kansas Jayhawks Josh Jackson, UCLA’s Lonzo Ball, NC State Dennis Smith Jr. and Lauri Markkanen are just…

Kawhi Leonard listed doubtful for Game 2

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Spurs All-Star forward Kawhi Leonard (sprained left ankle) is doubtful for Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals match-up between the Spurs-Warriors. Tony Parker (ruptured left quadriceps tendon) remains out. Photo: Getty Images