WILKES-BARRE — Tunkhannock senior Brian Beauchemin glanced briefly over his right shoulder at an unfamiliar sight.“It's good to have 50 kids,” he said.
Mike Hull was the first one to join up. Boy was he ever.
The 76ers made franchise history Wednesday. Well, they tied it, at least.
Miami coach Al Golden was polite and considerate and his response was firm and reasoned — even though he didn't like the question.
Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas is in the process of agreeing to a $68.5 million, six-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.
LONDON — Two-time Olympic middle-distance champion Sebastian Coe is running for president of track and field's world governing body, calling for a shake-up of the sport to attract young people, create more head-to-head competitions between...
CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson's Dabo Swinney can't ever forget his final few, horrified on-field moments with South Carolina coach Lou Holtz at Death Valley 10 years ago.
On a day when Mother Nature brought the Lehigh Valley a winter wonderland, Jim Palmer had a crowd of over 600 at the Holiday Inn Conference Center in Fogelsville thinking much warmer thoughts.
One is 35 years old and closer to retirement than his next big payday.The other is 23, and until this year, had trouble finding regular work in the NHL.
The second-period collision that forced Penguins winger Beau Bennett off the ice Monday night in Boston will keep him off the ice for at least a couple of weeks.
Bears Edge Penguins in Shootout, 2-1Dumoulin's extra-attacker goal helps W-B/Scranton earn point.
Patience is not Jordan Lucas' strong suit. The Penn State cornerback won't deny that.
WILKES-BARRE — Abby Staskiel's reaction was justified.A former standout at Holy Redeemer and now junior at Penn State-Berks, Staskiel was just like any college student, preparing to log-in to her email.
Crestwood running back Frank Aigeldinger was named the Wyoming Valley Conference Big School Player of the Year and GAR running back Anthony Maurent gained the same honor on the Small School team as the WVC football coaches selected their all-star...
The final serving of Wyoming Valley Conference football takes place Saturday with the UNICO All-Star Football Classic. Game time is 1 p.m. at Lake-Lehman High School, with all proceeds going to local charities.
Dallas senior Kennedy Straitiff signed her National Letter of Intent to play lacrosse at Division II Lenoir–Rhyne University in Hickory, North Carolina on Tuesday. She becomes the first player, boy or girl, to earn a lacrosse scholarship from...
SYDNEY — On the eve of the Australian Open — and their first tournament together since September — Rory McIlroy and Adam Scott were doing their best Wednesday to sound like a mutual admiration society.
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. — A snowstorm is disrupting one of high school football's great Thanksgiving traditions.
WASHINGTON — Move over, RG3. It's Colt vs. the Colts.
BELFAST, Northern Ireland — FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke acknowledged Tuesday that it will take “years to rebuild our reputation” following the World Cup bidding corruption investigation.
Will Muschamp knows he will be coaching his last game for Florida this weekend. There are a few more coaches who will be doing the same thing without knowing it — at least for sure.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — All of a sudden Derrick Gordon's voice got excited when asked if he ever had been to Chicago.
BOSTON — A judge on Tuesday agreed to delay the trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in the 2012 slaying of two Boston men after his lawyer said Hernandez's defense team is busy trying to prepare for his trial in a...
Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State remained the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.
James Franklin reached the end of his final Tuesday press conference of the year and had a point to make.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and the Hershey Bears have combined to average 72 penalty minutes in their three meetings this season. During those three games, both teams combined for 14 fighting majors, two misconducts and five game...
Penn State's senior day list came out on Tuesday with no surprises.
Rasheed Moore is off to another good start playing with the East Stroudsburg men's basketball team.
WILKES-BARRE – Three Wilkes University players reached double figures, including a career-high 20 points from freshman Zachary Brunner, to lead the Colonels past visiting Elizabethtown College 69-60 Tuesday at the Marts Center.
Hunters harvested 417 bears during the second day of Pennsylvania's statewide bear season, increasing the total harvest to 2,040 over the season's first two days, according to preliminary totals released Tuesday by the Pennsylvania Game...
Hunters in the northeast region took more bears on opening day than last year, and the statewide harvest is also higher than the Saturday opener in 2013.
Chicago Bears place kicker Robbie Gould hasn't seen much action in the last few weeks.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins winger Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond was suspended for one game as a consequence of an illegal check to the head of an opponent in a game at Albany on Nov. 21.
SAN FRANCISCO — Free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a multiyear contract, a person with knowledge of the deal said.
NEW YORK — Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz are among 17 newcomers on baseball's 2015 Hall of Fame ballot.
CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Cavaliers are struggling, and then some. LeBron James believes he's a major reason for their early failures.
PITTSBURGH — Josh Harris spent three days in May expecting the phone to ring with an NFL executive on the other end telling the former Wake Forest running back he'd been drafted.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Pat Quinn, a former defenseman and longtime NHL coach and executive who brought a gruff and passionate presence to hockey across the decades, has died at 71.
PHILADELPHIA — LaMarcus Aldridge had 15 of his 33 points during the pivotal third quarter to help the Portland Trail Blazers defeat Philadelphia 114-104 on Monday night, sending the 76ers to their 14th straight loss to open the...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Montrezl Harrell had 15 points and nine rebounds, and No. 6 Louisville jumped to a 29-0 lead over the first 15:58 against Savannah State en route to an 87-26 blowout Monday night.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Taya Reimer scored 14 points to lead No. 2 Notre Dame to a 97-43 win over visiting Harvard on Monday night.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — An apologetic Jeffery Taylor said he will not appeal the NBA's 24-game suspension following his guilty plea on domestic violence charges.
WILKES-BARRE — Nick Diaco needed a setter.The Wyoming Area head coach used MMI Prep's Emily Bogansky, but the senior Prepper had to leave Sunday's annual Senior Volleyball All-Star Game early.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Penn State is running out of ways to say the same thing.
A luncheon was held at the Appletree Terrace of Newberry Estates in Dallas last month. The event was hosted by Newberry Estates Homeowners Association President Fred Halsey in celebration of the 2014 Newberry Country Club Golf Champions.
OAKLAND, Calif. — The Oakland Athletics filled their second key position in five days Sunday, acquiring first baseman Ike Davis and international bonus slot 86 from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for international bonus slot...
Thomas Scott broke his own meet record in the 200 breaststroke to lead the Misericordia University men's swim team to the championship at the Diamond City Invitational, Sunday at the Wilkes-Barre CYC.
Breaking down the ballots for the AP Top 25 and wrapping up college football's 13th weekend:ASSESSING THREATSThis is the point in the season when things get weird.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame is a loss to rival Southern California away from one of the worst collapses in the program's history.