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Bulls spoil Lue's coaching debut, beat Cavaliers 96-83

CLEVELAND (AP) — They changed coaches. Everything else about the Cavaliers looked the same.

And as if they don't have enough problems, new coach Tyronn Lue said they're out of shape.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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Fired Cavs coach never had a chance

Monday morning musings:

Maybe Cavaliers general manager David Griffin’s frustration over the suggestion by some media folks, and the belief of many fans, that LeBron James all but runs the organization is as legitimate as it is understandable.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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Adidas says it is seeking more information from IAAF

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Adidas, a major sponsor of global athletics, is in "close contact" with track and field's governing body, the IAAF, about the sport's doping and corruption scandals, the sportswear company said Monday, amid reports it is considering ending its sponsorship.

Last Updated on Monday, 25 January 2016

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East-leading Cavs fire David Blatt as coach in second season

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Even after wins, and there were a bunch of them, the Cavaliers didn't celebrate. Everything was too easy for them, way too easy.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Snowstorm wreaks havoc on sports schedule and team travel

A blizzard moving into the Eastern United States disrupted the sports schedule Friday, complicating team travel and blanketing the field where Sunday's NFC championship game will be played with a wintry mix.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Tortorella breaks ribs, will not coach Jackets on Saturday

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella broke two ribs falling after a collision with forward Rene Bourque during an outdoor practice Friday and will not coach Saturday night at Boston.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Coach: Duquesne b-ball team stuck overnight on snowy highway

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Duquesne University's men's basketball team was stuck overnight on the snow-closed Pennsylvania Turnpike as traffic stoppages stretched back miles in a massive snowstorm climbing up the East Coast.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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Browns coach Hue Jackson hires Ray Horton to run defense

CLEVELAND (AP) — As he considered candidates to run his defense, new Browns coach Hue Jackson wanted someone familiar with the AFC North.

Last Updated on Saturday, 23 January 2016

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