Reason Richard Petty hired Bubba Wallace, NASCAR’s only black driver

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (McClatchy) — The questions come intermittently, sprinkled into a large group interview at Daytona International Speedway. B...

February 16th, 2018 |  


How Abdul-Jabbar became Kareem and decided to talk about it

How Abdul-Jabbar became Kareem and decided to talk about it

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been a best-selling author, civil-rights activist, actor, historian and one of the greatest...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Column: Four bold predictions (plus one guarantee) for the 60th Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (McClatchy) — The Daytona 500 — what other accolades are there to heap upon it? It’s the most highly regarded ra...

February 16th, 2018 |  



Carr, Watkins lead Penn State over No. 8 Ohio State

Carr, Watkins lead Penn State over No. 8 Ohio State

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A mob of white-clad fans stormed the court at Bryce Jordan Center and Tony Carr disappeared among them. Carr was the m...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Dale Jr.? Gone. Jeff Gordon, too … NASCAR needs stars, good thing it has William Byron

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (McClatchy) — It’s a testament to William Byron that it took all of this — free-falling from 18,000 feet, holdin...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Houston ends No. 5 Cincinnati’s 16-game win streak, 67-62

Houston ends No. 5 Cincinnati’s 16-game win streak, 67-62

HOUSTON (AP) — Defense has been Cincinnati’s cornerstone this season. The Bearcats defense couldn’t make up for a second half offens...

February 16th, 2018 |  


OHSAA schools to vote on new transfer rule

OHSAA schools to vote on new transfer rule

COLUMBUS – Member high schools of the Ohio High School Athletic Association will vote in May on a proposed change to the OHSAA’s transfer ...

February 15th, 2018 |  


Monroe ends Massie season in sectional opener 53-31

Monroe ends Massie season in sectional opener 53-31

LEBANON - The Clinton-Massie girls basketball season ended Thursday with a 53-31 loss to Monroe in a Division II Lebanon Sectional matchup at LHS.Monr...

February 15th, 2018 |  


A slow start and decent score for Tiger’s return to Riviera

A slow start and decent score for Tiger’s return to Riviera

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three holes into his return to Riviera after a 12-year absence, Tiger Woods was 2-over par and bracing for the worst. It turn...

February 15th, 2018 |  


Bengals QB McCarron wins grievance, becomes free agent

CINCINNATI (AP) — AJ McCarron won his grievance against the Cincinnati Bengals and will become an unrestricted free agent next month, making him...

February 15th, 2018 |