Cavs net J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert

January 06, 2015 in Sports

The Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks and Oklahoma City Thunder engineered a multifaceted six-player trade Monday night. As part of the deal, Dion Waiters goes to the Thunder, J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert go to the Cavs and three players with nonguaranteed contracts -- Alex Kirk...

Espresso propels Serena Williams to Hopman Cup victory

January 05, 2015 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_738" align="alignleft" width="300"] Serena Williams of the United States jumps into the air with trophy in hand after defeating Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark to win the women's singles final of the US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens,...

Longtime ESPN anchor Stuart Scott dies at 49

January 05, 2015 in Sports

Stuart Scott, the longtime “SportsCenter” anchor and ESPN personality known for his known for his enthusiasm and ubiquity, died Sunday. He was 49. Scott had fought cancer since a diagnosis in late 2007, the network said, but remained dedicated to his craft even as he underwent...