George leads Clippers over Rockets 109-101 with Leonard out | Sports

George leads Clippers over Rockets 109-101 with Leonard out |  Sports

HOUSTON (AP) — Paul George scored 28 points, Marcus Morris added 21 and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Houston Rockets 109-101 on Wednesday night. It was the Clippers’ second straight victory over Houston following a 95-93 victory on Monday that snapped a four-game losing streak. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required to … Read more

Sam McDowell: Britt Reid lost three years as a free man. The effects on Ariel Young are forever. | Sports

Sam McDowell: Britt Reid lost three years as a free man.  The effects on Ariel Young are forever.  |  Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A pair of white SUVs pulled up to the curb next to the Jackson County Courthouse, and seven people wearing matching white T-shirts — Justice for Ariel — opened their car doors. In the back seat of the towed vehicle, 6-year-old Ariel Young got out last, clutching her mother’s hand tightly. … Read more

No. 22 Syracuse aims for Pittsburgh’s first win in 21 years | Sports

No. 22 Syracuse aims for Pittsburgh’s first win in 21 years |  Sports

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Syracuse has spent most of the fall exceeding expectations. Stealing six straight wins to start the season will do just that. losses to Clemson Y notre dame have slowed the momentum somewhat, though 22nd-ranked Orange (6-2, 3-1 ACC) can take another step forward by doing something the program hasn’t done in over … Read more

No. 18 from Oklahoma State, Kansas hopeful about their quarterback’s health | Sports

No. 18 from Oklahoma State, Kansas hopeful about their quarterback’s health |  Sports

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy watched from the sidelines as Spencer Sanders, his star quarterback, was tackled hard enough on his shoulder during a loss to Kansas State as to end up in the injury tent. Kansas coach Lance Leipold could be identified. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required … Read more

What happens to the elite athletes at Donda Academy after Kanye West’s anti-Semitic comments? | Sports

What happens to the elite athletes at Donda Academy after Kanye West’s anti-Semitic comments?  |  Sports

LOS ANGELES — No one, it seems, is willing to play against Donda Academy and its roster of college basketball’s top prospects. The reason is well documented: Donda founder and billionaire artist Kanye West has alienated much of society with his repeated anti-Semitic hate speech. What about the players? They had dreams of playing at … Read more