Gagner scores twice, Jackets hammer Blues 8-4

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Just over a week after whipping NHL-leading Montreal 10-1, Columbus had its fans chanting "We want 10!" late in the second period Saturday night during another blowout.

  • Written by ROBERT DENHARD, Associated Press

LeBron, Cavs follow White House with win, 105-94 at Wizards

WASHINGTON (AP) — For all of LeBron James' achievements, from MVP awards to NBA championships, the hootin' and hollerin' coming from the Cleveland Cavaliers' locker room Friday night — and the water dumped on No. 23 by teammates — was to mark a relatively obscure milestone: youngest NBA player to reach 27,000 career points.

  • Written by HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Sports Writer

Mitchell scores 18 as No. 7 Ohio State beats Duquesne 89-69

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — All-American guard Kelsey Mitchell had 18 points to lead four Ohio State players in double figures and the No. 7 Buckeyes beat Duquesne 89-69 on Friday in the opener for both teams.

  • Written by CRAIG MERZ, Associated Press