HAZLETON — Even though Jason Dotzel missed a chance to win the game in regulation, he felt confident going to overtime. So did his Crestwood teammates Friday night.It showed in those extra four minutes.
Inclement weather forced the cancellation of many of the high school boys basketball games on Friday night. However, the Wyoming Valley West at Pittston Area and the Crestwood at Hazleton Area games will be played this evening.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Playing with the same measure of confidence they displayed before the All-Star break, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins picked right up where they left off.
Tyler McGarry broke out for 30 points to help Pittston Area knock off visiting Wyoming Valley West 78-55 in a WVC Division 1 boys basketball matchup on Friday night.
Year two of the wrestling postseason being held at the Kingston Armory begins today with the District 2 Duals Tournament.
NEWARK, N.J. — Defenseman Simon Despres scored 2:21 into overtime and the Pittsburgh Penguins rallied late and beat the New Jersey Devils 2-1 on Friday night.
MELBOURNE, Australia — It's been five years since Serena Williams won the last of her five Australian Open singles titles. Maria Sharapova's one and only trophy at Melbourne Park came in 2008 when she defeated Ana...
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Rain wasn't the only thing that put a damper on the Phoenix Open on Friday.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Tiger Woods never shot a score this high in his 1,267 official rounds as a pro.He never looked more lost on a golf course.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Bill Elliott headlined the sixth class of inductees into NASCAR's Hall of Fame, a group that included three champions, the first African-American winner and a driver with movie star looks.
The three-way tie atop Division I of the Wyoming Valley Conference was going to be broken somehow.
WRIGHT TWP. — Pick your poison.Once again, the Hazleton Area Cougars proved they have plenty of it in a potent backcourt.
The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins three-game winning streak just before the all-star break seems like an eternity ago.
PHOENIX — Put Bill Belichick behind a microphone and he's C-SPAN — minus the information.
WILKES-BARRE — Alicia Saltz and Kim Pericci each won two individual events and swam on two winning relay teams apiece as Hanover Area defeated Coughlin 93-67 on Thursday in Wyoming Valley Conference girls swimming.
Nearly a month in to my “training” for the Wilkes-Barre Triathlon and I've learned two things.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kyle Larson, flashing his new Rolex watch, was unfazed Thursday after learning Chase Elliott was going to replace Jeff Gordon in the iconic No. 24.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The focus on Tiger Woods at the Phoenix open shifted Thursday from a chipped tooth to his chipping.
NEW YORK — Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague were picked Thursday as reserves for the Eastern Conference All-Star team, giving the sizzling Atlanta Hawks three selections.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Myisha Hines-Allen scored 23 points and No. 8 Louisville beat No. 23 Syracuse 78-58 on Thursday night to give coach Jeff Walz his 200th win.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Marc Loving scored 19 points and D'Angelo Russell added 18 points and 14 rebounds to lead Ohio State to an 80-56 victory over No. 16 Maryland on Thursday night.
INDIANAPOLIS — Rodney Stuckey scored 22 points, Roy Hibbert had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers routed the New York Knicks 103-82 on Thursday night.
NEW YORK — Max Pacioretty broke up a scoreless deadlock with 4:17 left to lift the Montreal Canadiens to a 1-0 victory over the New York Rangers on Thursday night.
WILKES-BARRE — It was like a scene from two or three decades ago.
WILKES-BARRE — At the end of his first King's-Wilkes basketball game, Izzi Metz got to watch the Wilkes student section storm onto the court to celebrate with his players.
PLYMOUTH — Dallas led by as many as a dozen points beyond the midway point in Wednesday's battle of Wyoming Valley Conference unbeatens.
KINGSTON — It was only one more basket in a game filled with them for the Holy Redeemer girls basketball team.But to little Lydia Lawson, it wound up as the buzzer-beater of a lifetime.
The ball came down in Taryn Ashby's hands, a rebound she snatched away from much taller players with savvy positioning as much as skill.
BERWICK — Pittston Area used pins by Ryan Lombardo (120), Mike Minich (145), Dan Gambini (152) and Brandon Goodlavage (285) to defeat Berwick 52-24 in Wyoming Valley Conference wrestling Wednesday and secure the final spot in the District 2...
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Kobe Bryant is officially done for the season after having surgery to repair his torn right rotator cuff Wednesday.
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SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Jerian Grant had 23 points and 12 assists and No. 8 Notre Dame made two shots in the final 67 seconds as the shot clock ran out to beat No. 4 Duke 77-73 on Wednesday night.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Tiger Woods returned to the Phoenix Open and received cheers, boos and gasps.All on one hole.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The gang-rape conviction of two former Vanderbilt University football players sends signals out in every direction.
MIAMI — Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have finally met — in person.And now talks might get serious about them meeting in the ring.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Tony Stewart won't be back in a sprint car, by his own estimation, for “a very, very long time.”
Mark Gonzalez scored in the 66th and 75 minutes, rallying Chile to a 3-2 exhibition win over the United States on Wednesday night that sent the Americans to their first five-game winless streak since 2007.
MADRID — Cristiano Ronaldo has been suspended from Real Madrid's next two matches after his violent outburst in last weekend's league game that included kicking an opponent.
WILKES-BARRE — Sometimes it's not just a matter of winning, but how it is achieved.
In two-plus years as president and general manager of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre baseball franchise, Rob Crain was the face of the the franchise.On Tuesday, Crain and the RailRiders agreed to cut ties.
YATESVILLE — Just when Crestwood began getting close, Liz Waleski moved farther away.
For eight years, Marc Bombard was skipper of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons and held the distinction of being the winningest manager in franchise history for 15 years.Now, he will get his due on the national level.
Jeremy Ruby has been in this position before as the general manager of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre baseball franchise.
The Super Bowl is being held on Sunday, and most of the week is described as Super Bowl week.Super is a fitting description for what is going on Saturday in Wilkes-Barre/Kingston for wrestling enthusiasts.
Tonight will be the 89th all-time meeting between King's and Wilkes on the hardcourt.
NANTICOKE — Lake-Lehman set up a Wyoming Valley Conference Division 2 championship match at 7 tonight at Meyers with a 51-18 victory over Nanticoke on Tuesday afternoon. Lehman and Meyers each enter tonight's showdown with 4-0 records in...
Two-time All-American Donald Pollitt kicked off his senior season competing with the Syracuse University men's indoor track season with a big effort.Pollitt (Hazleton Area) finished second in the...
Pocono Raceway and long-time partner, Axalta Coating Systems, announced Tuesday a multi-year entitlement agreement which includes the renaming of the annual June NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race as the Axalta “We Paint Winners”...
PITTSBURGH — David Perron and Brandon Sutter scored power-play goals less than 4 minutes apart in the third period and the Pittsburgh Penguins rallied for a 5-3 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Kyrie Irving matched his season high with 38 points and LeBron James added 32 to lift the Cleveland Cavaliers to their seventh straight victory Tuesday night, 103-95 over the Detroit Pistons.