Netherlands, Israel advance to 2nd round of WBC

TOKYO (AP) — Jurickson Profar drew a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Netherlands to a 6-5 win over Taiwan on Wednesday in the World Baseball Classic.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

'Wide open' Big Ten Tournament lands in nation's capital

WASHINGTON (AP) — As part of an ongoing effort to broaden its scope, the Big Ten will converge a few blocks from the White House this week to crown a new basketball champion.

  • Written by DAVID GINSBURG , AP Sports Writer

Bogut breaks leg in debut, Cavs lose 106-98 to Heat

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James didn't need to speak with Andrew Bogut or see the X-rays on the center's leg.

 

"I heard it break," he said. "I heard it crack."

  • Written by TOM WITHERS , AP Sports Writer