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.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

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.

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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.

  • Written by JOHN KEKIS, AP Sports Writer

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.

  • Written by CRAIG MERZ, Associated Press