A century ago, sports rises from ravages of war and disease

A century ago, sports rises from ravages of war and disease

The world in 1919 was hardly a place for fun and games.A war like no other had ravaged Europe, killing untold millions and leaving the continent devas...

April 1st, 2020 |  


6-man rotations? Piggybacking starters? Pitching, post virus

6-man rotations? Piggybacking starters? Pitching, post virus

SEATTLE (AP) — Even with major leaguers likely to receive some semblance of another spring training to get ready, teams are going to have to be ...

April 1st, 2020 |  


NFL teams rely on tape with virus altering pre-draft routine

NFL teams rely on tape with virus altering pre-draft routine

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Let’s go to the tape.NFL teams are having to rely more heavily on game film of college prospects as they prepare for ...

April 1st, 2020 |  



NFL team owners vote to expand playoffs by two teams

NFL team owners vote to expand playoffs by two teams

NFL team owners voted Tuesday to expand the playoffs by one team in each conference for next season.During a conference call to discuss league busines...

March 31st, 2020 |  


Twinbills? Winter windup? Baseball’s 2020 could be creative

Twinbills? Winter windup? Baseball’s 2020 could be creative

PHOENIX (AP) — It’s been another ideal week of March weather in central Arizona, with highs in the 70s and plenty of sunshine.Perfect for ...

March 31st, 2020 |  


In The Pits: iRacing is fun but won’t carry teams for long

In The Pits: iRacing is fun but won’t carry teams for long

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Virtual racing has been the small saving grace for motorsports since the coronavirus pandemic brought nearly everything t...

March 31st, 2020 |  


NCAA’s storied party crashers includes ‘Dunk City,’ Loyola

NCAA’s storied party crashers includes ‘Dunk City,’ Loyola

If not for those magical eight days seven years ago, Florida Gulf Coast might still be that upstart school trying to create an identity in the Sunshin...

March 31st, 2020 |  


K’s and A’s, Veidt good on, off diamond

K’s and A’s, Veidt good on, off diamond

Olivia Veidt has registered plenty of K’s on the diamond.The Wilmington High School senior may have more A’s in the classroom.Veidt, who h...

March 30th, 2020 |  


2020 Prep Sports Spring Preview: Baseball

2020 Prep Sports Spring Preview: Baseball

BlanchesterRegardless of the sport, having individual accolades and team success in the past means little in the present.Blanchester High School baseb...

March 30th, 2020 |  


2020 Prep Sports Spring Preview: Lacrosse

2020 Prep Sports Spring Preview: Lacrosse

WilmingtonThe Wilmington High School lacrosse team returns a couple of Region 8 honorees to this season’s team.Conner Mitchell and Chris Custis ...

March 30th, 2020 |