Smarting from upset, Buckeyes face improved Northwestern

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State considers last week's stunning upset by Penn State an aberration, and recent history shows the Buckeyes probably aren't going to lose two in a row.

  • Written by MITCH STACY, AP Sports Writer

Irving, James help Cavs hold off Raptors 94-91

TORONTO (AP) — Kyrie Irving cemented himself as a go-to late-game shooter in last year's NBA Finals.

On Friday night, he picked up where he left off.

  • Written by PAUL ATTFIELD, Associated Press

Gagner and Saad score 2 each as Blue Jackets beat Ducks 4-0

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella stresses positioning in front of the net. Sam Gagner and Brandon Saad got great results putting those lessons into practice Friday night.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

QB shuffle continues for reeling Browns, Jets

CLEVELAND (AP) — The old guys are back under center for the Cleveland Browns and the New York Jets, aware they're not part of the future.

  • Written by WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer