Articles in the Sports Category

Ex-Player’s NFL Pension Garnished To Repay Charity Theft!
Posted in Breaking News, Lifestyle, Sports on 12 June 2017
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Associated Press Posted June 12th 2017   Former Cleveland Browns wide receiver Reggie Rucker will have nearly $400 a month garnished from his NFL pension payments after stealing from his nonviolence nonprofit groups. Rucker was sentenced last year to 21 months in prison and ordered to pay $110,000 for using money from two charities to [...]

NBA Hall Of Famer, Isiah Thomas Launches Champagne Collection!
Posted in Featured Stories, Lifestyle, Sports on 2 June 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Dr Sinclair N Grey III Posted June 2nd 2017   Do you remember Isiah Thomas, the NBA Hall of Fame Basketball player? He was a member of the Detroit Pistons Basketball Team that was known as the ‘Baby Boys.’ Not only was Thomas an outstanding basketball player, he also participated in basketball management [...]

Serena Williams Claps Back At Racist Remarks About Her Unborn Child!
Posted in Lifestyle, MXO Entertainment News, Sports on 10 May 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Brittney Fennell Posted May 10th 2017   SERENA WILLIAMS PREGNANT AND ALEXIS OHANIAN Last month, Serena Williams announced she was pregnant, and the news was met with much excitement and enthusiasm. Because last month, Williams was at 20 weeks as she said in her Snapchat caption, it meant she won December’s Australian Open [...]

Tristan Thompson Reportedly Broke Up With Khloe Kardashian!
Posted in Lifestyle, MXO Entertainment News, Sports on 2 May 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Jimmy Traina, Sports Illustrated Posted May 2nd 2017   Cavaliers forward Tristan Thompson may or may not have broken up with reality star, Khloe Kardashian. One report says Thompson wants to focus on the playoffs, with Cleveland about to begin a second-round series against Toronto. Another report says Thompson is reuniting with the [...]

Cavaliers To Play Toronto In Eastern Conference Semi-Finals!
Posted in MXO Entertainment News, Northeast Ohio, Sports on 1 May 2017
Stats: and No Comments Posted May 1st 2017   The Cleveland Cavaliers will play the Toronto Raptors in the Eastern Conference semi-finals. Toronto eliminated the Milwaukee Bucks Thursday night with a 92-89 win in Game 6. Game One of the series will be played Monday night, May 1st at Quicken Loans Arena. Game Two of the series is [...]

2017 NFL Draft: Browns Pick Texas A&M Defensive End Myles Garrett First Overall. Is QB next?
Posted in Lifestyle, MXO Business Report, Sports on 28 April 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Nate Ulrich, Akron Beacon Journal Posted April 28th 2017   Amid some speculation about the Browns possibly stunning the NFL at the start of the draft, they instead did what most people in league circles have long expected, selecting Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett first overall Thursday night. Garrett became the fourth [...]

Cleveland City Council Approves Public Money For Quicken Loans Arena Makeover!
Posted in Breaking News, MXO Business Report, Northeast Ohio, Sports on 26 April 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Nick Castele Posted April 17th 2017 (PHOTO:  CLEVELAND CITY COUNCILMAN MIKE POLENSEK D-WARD   Cleveland city council approved public financing for the makeover of Quicken Loans Arena on Monday night. The deal extends Cleveland’s admissions tax through 2034. A portion of tax collections at the Q will go toward the arena’s renovation. That’s estimated [...]

Consultant To Chief Wahoo Opponent Pleads Guilty In Theft!
Posted in Lifestyle, Sports on 12 April 2017
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Associated Press Posted April 12th 2017   A grant writer accused of working with a Native American activist to steal over $180,000 in federal grants intended to help Native Americans in Ohio has pleaded guilty to federal charges. 47-year-old Craig McGuire, of Lewis Center, pleaded guilty last week to theft of government funds and a [...]

Savannah James Launches Mentorship Program1
Posted in Breaking News, Lifestyle, Sports on 27 March 2017
Stats: and No Comments Posted March 27th 2017 (PHOTO: SAVANNAH JAMES HONORED EXCEPTS GIFT FROM SHERRY NEUBERT CO-CHAIR WOMEN’S ENDORSMENT FUND)   SAVANNAH JAMES LAUNCHES WOMEN OF OUR FUTURE (WOOF) AT BUTCHEL COMMUNITY LEARNING CENTER “Having grown up in Akron, I know what it’s like to face insecurities. To second guess myself. Like every young teenage girl, I’ve [...]

Kyle Korver To Return Against Nuggets; J.R. Smith Back In Lineup!
Posted in Northeast Ohio, Sports on 23 March 2017
Stats: and No Comments By Marla Ridenour Posted March 23rd 2017   In Game No. 70, the Cavaliers will finally be whole. Kyle Korver will return Wednesday night against the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center after missing the past seven games with a sore tendon in his left foot. Cavs coach Tryonn Lue said Korver underwent an MRI [...]