Hornets rally to beat Cavaliers 106-97

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Even without their leading scorer, the Charlotte Hornets finally found a way to beat LeBron James.

  • Written by BILL KISER, Associated Press

Lindsey Vonn has complaints about downhill course

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) — Lindsey Vonn left the finish area with plenty of complaints about the state of the Kandahar course and thinking she still had the fastest time in Thursday's training for a World Cup downhill.

  • Written by NESHA STARCEVIC, AP Sports Writer

NHL suspends Wideman 20 games for abuse of official

NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL barred Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman 20 games on Wednesday for cross-checking a linesman last week, the second-longest suspension in NHL history for abusing an official.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

New Rutgers athletic director inherits program at low point

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers' new athletic director is unsparing when asked how he plans to turn around a program after a series of embarrassing developments on and off the field.

  • Written by DAVID PORTER, Associated Press