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NBA Finals; Cavs vs. Warriors Pt. 3

May 31, 2017 5:21pm | Ryan O'Toole

The rematch all NBA fans have been waiting for is just two days away. Come June first, the Cavs will travel to Oakland, California to play Game 1 of the NBA Finals. This will be the third time these two teams will face off in the […]

Lavar Ball Deprives Lonzo of $20 Million

May 31, 2017 5:19pm | Matt Nader

Lavar Ball is infamous for making illogical and regrettable decisions when it comes to his sons, but recently, he had made the decision to turn down offers from Nike, Adidas, and Under Armor, regarding sponsorship of Lonzo’s shoes. These offers were reported to be in the $10 million […]

Third Straight Finals

May 26, 2017 2:31pm | David Facaros

On a rainy Thursday night the Cleveland Cavaliers played in Game 5 against the Boston Celtics. They finally did what they were supposed to and close the Celtics out. It took 5 games instead of 4 this time. The Cavs moved the ball very well […]

Draft Day

May 25, 2017 5:41pm | Matt Hammad

The first round is over and moves have been made. Some unexpected and some expected. The Cleveland Browns has the first overall pick and made the predictable decision to grab Defensive End Myles Garrett from Texas A&M. He has been on the Browns radar for […]

Brown’s Starting Quarterback?

May 25, 2017 3:33pm | Matt Hammad

The 2017 football season is right around the corner and the Cleveland Browns still have a lot of decisions to make before Week 1 starts. They currently have 4 quarterbacks to choose from and nobody is really certain on who they will choose to start. […]

Kyrie Shines in Cavs Comeback Win

May 25, 2017 2:14pm | Joe Byczek

The Cleveland Cavaliers came back from a ten point half time deficit to defeat the Boston Celtics in game four of the Eastern Conference Finals on Tuesday night by a score of 112-99. Early on in the game, Lebron James had only ten points and collected four fouls […]

2017 NCAA Softball Tournament

May 23, 2017 3:42pm | Hailey Owens

May 12th was the start of the 2017 NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) softball tournament.  The 2017 NCAA softball tournament bracket was revealed on Sunday night, with 64 teams all over the country fighting to be the next champions. Thirty-two teams receive automatic bids for […]

Undefeated No More

May 23, 2017 2:04pm | Jon Patrick

The Cavaliers started out the playoffs at an unbelievable pace. They started out facing off against the Indiana Pacers started that series off on a strong foot. They went on to sweep them. The Cavaliers started off 4-0 in the playoffs as they had a […]

Put your brooms back

May 23, 2017 1:56pm | Joseph Lemmeier

May 21, on a warm Sunday night in downtown Cleveland, the Cavaliers looked to continue  their undefeated post season. With Isaiah Thomas out because of injury, it seemed easy to sweep the Celtics. But, after game two’s embarrassment on the Celtics, they weren’t going down without […]

Take Out the Brooms…Again?

May 19, 2017 12:40pm | David Facaros

The Cavs are now in the Eastern Conference finals against the Boston Celtics who played 7 games against the Washington Wizards. Lebron and the Cavs had 9 days of rest in between games while the Celtics only had one day of rest and it showed in Game […]

Celtic’s Selection

May 19, 2017 12:35pm | Joe Byczek

The draft lottery has happened and the Boston Celtics have received the number one selection the lottery this year, after being the number one seed in this years playoffs also. This pick could help build on a strong organization that they already have going or […]

Celtic Elite Rugby – Summer 15’s Season

May 18, 2017 12:36pm | Jordan Brenot

Juniors Saher Hamdan and Jordan Brenot and Sophomores Shyla Curley and Abby Kessler tried out for the Celtic Elite Rugby Team a few weekends ago. The Celtic team consists of two sides, One Varsity A side and one Junior Varsity B side. Varsity is made up of juniors […]

The Warriors’ comeback

May 17, 2017 1:03pm | Joseph Lemmeier

On Sunday, May 14, the Western conference finals were held at Oracle Arena. The Golden State Warriors hosted the San Antonio Spurs in a crazy game 1 of the best of 7 series. The two best teams in the West, who will come out and […]

Undefeated in Cleveland- Lebron and Kyrie are at it Again.

May 12, 2017 6:11pm | James Morrissey

Cleveland in on path to make it to the finals once again. With LeBron leading the team The Cavs have had two consecutive finals appearances and are looking for their third. The Cleveland Cavilers are 32-4 in the east playoffs Since LeBron’s Return, with two straight sweeps. The Cavs First cursed […]

Western Conference Finals: Warriors Vs. Spurs

May 12, 2017 5:30pm | Joseph Dorko

Monday (May 8th) the Warriors successfully swept the Utah Jazz, and now have 6 days to get ready for their next opponent in the conference finals, the San Antonio Spurs. The Spurs went to game 6 against the Houston Rockets, where they won 114-75, without their starting SF Kawhi Leonard. […]

Post Season

May 12, 2017 4:37pm | Mandy Muscatello

It is time for the post season for spring sports. The track team this week is at Amherst for the Southwest Conference. Next week is Districts for the track team. The same athletes compete in both conference and districts for the team. Some of the […]

Lakewood Softball: Sectional Champions

May 12, 2017 3:27pm | Hailey Owens

You’ve heard it right! Lakewood varsity softball are sectional champions. On Wednesday night, the lady rangers took on North Royalton bears. North Royalton is 4-14 this season but the rangers haven’t played them in regular season. Freshmen Payton Rossen was the starting pitcher for the […]

Best Point Guard in the League.

May 12, 2017 12:36pm | Matt Hammad

The NBA has a lot of things that are arguable and up for discussion. Who is the best team in the east and west is really not one of them. But, when you ask who is the best overall at a certain position, then things […]

Newest Rivals?

May 12, 2017 12:29pm | Joe Byczek

In the NBA world today, whenever you tune into anything you will either hear something about the Golden State Warriors or the Cleveland Cavaliers. Many people are comparing them to the old Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics rivalry that was going on for quite […]

Cavs Sweep Again!

May 11, 2017 5:31pm | Garlock, Dakotah

Monday May 8, 2017—– The Cleveland Cavaliers once again have made it look to easy sweeping the Toronto Raptors. They game that sealed the deal was a 109-102 score. We saw Lebron dominate as per usual and we saw Kyle Korver finally come alive in […]

The NFL Draft

May 5, 2017 5:38pm | Garlock, Dakotah

Last Thursday was the NFL draft, people saw there teams pick new rookies that hope can contribute to their teams that they support. We saw the Browns and 49ers make some big moves to try to help them get better because they were the teams […]

Eastern Conference Playoffs Round 2: Cavaliers Vs. Raptors

May 5, 2017 5:34pm | Joseph Dorko

Last Sunday (April 25th) the Cavaliers successfully swept the Indiana Pacers, just like I predicted,  and had a week rest for their next rivals the Toronto Raptors. The Raptors went to game 6 against the Milwaukee Bucks,  and moved on to the second round to play […]

Keeping Up with the Cavaliers

May 5, 2017 4:44pm | Hana SHaheen

Last year in 2016 on June 19th, the Cleveland Cavaliers took the title as Champions *cue music* as they defeated the Golden State Warrior (who also blew a 3-1 lead) with a score of 93-89. It was also the first major spots championship title since […]

Red Sox-Orioles Feud

May 5, 2017 2:18pm | Joe Byczek

There has been an on-going altercation between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles because of a slide into second base by Orioles Manny Machado that ended up cleating Red Sox Dustin Pedroia and sending him out of the game. The next day, they announced that […]

Will the Cavs Sweep the Raptors?

May 5, 2017 2:17pm | David Facaros

After sweeping the Indiana Pacers Lebron and the Cavs meet the Toronto Raptors. They beat the Milwaukee Bucks in 6 games after being down 2 games to 1. Last year the Cavs and Raptors met in the Eastern Conference Finals and the Cavs beat them in 6 games. Lebron and […]

Girl’s Rugby Next Game To Decide Seeding For States.

May 5, 2017 2:16pm | Jordan Brenot

On Sunday, May 7th, the Lakewood Girl’s Rugby Team will take on The Brunswick Valkyries  at Impett Park at 1:00 in the afternoon. This upcoming game for the girls is really big because it determines where the team will fall in States and whether they […]

Cavs move on to Next Round

May 4, 2017 3:44pm | Elias Khawam

Playoff season in the NBA is finally here and once again the Cavs continue to excel in this time of year. After sweeping the Indiana Pacers in the 1st round of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, the Cavs move on to the second round to face the third […]

Playoff season is here

April 29, 2017 1:34am | Kelsey Shea

For many Cleveland basketball fans this is the best time of the year. The 2017 NBA Playoffs. The Cleveland Cavaliers put on a show for sports fans all around the world during the 2016 playoffs. The Cavs made it to the NBA Finals against the […]

Lakewood Softball Takes on Tennessee

April 29, 2017 1:33am | Kelsey Saxton

Spring break came around, and we all know what that means… No school! Many people went on trips with their family or the school, Lakewood High’s Softball team went to Tennessee from Tuesday to Saturday on “The Ripken Experience.” It started with the long, eight-hour […]

Cavs Advance

April 29, 2017 1:26am | Aaron Lorkowski

Everyone was worried how the Cleveland Cavaliers would do in the playoffs this year when they had late season struggles with tough losses and just flat out no effort on defense. The Cavs also lost to the Atlanta Hawks back ups which did not look […]

NFL Draft

April 29, 2017 1:24am | Matt Hammad

The first round is over and moves have been made. Some unexpected and some expected. The Cleveland Browns has the first overall pick and made the predictable decision to grab Defensive End Myles Garrett from Texas A&M. He has been on the Browns radar for […]

Browns’ First Round Draft

April 29, 2017 1:22am | Vinnie Sclimenti

The Cleveland Browns were on the clock for a couple months as they had the first overall pick. Most wanted edge rusher, Myles Garrett, from Texas A&M. A few days before the draft several reports came out that involved the Browns drafting QB Mitch Trubisky […]

Cleveland Cavaliers: Onto the Next

April 28, 2017 5:25pm | Hailey Owens

It’s that time of year again, as the Cavs are in the playoffs. The Cavaliers have so far sweep the Indiana Pacers in the playoffs by winning all four games. The Cavs outscored the Pacers by five in the third quarter of Sunday’s 106-102 victory to go […]

Cavaliers road to the Finals

April 28, 2017 1:43pm | Joseph Lemmeier

Going into the 2017 NBA Playoffs, the Cleveland Cavaliers finished second in the Eastern conference. It was a close one, as the Boston Celtics took the first seed away from them. After last years emotional championship victory, the Cavs seek to go back to back. […]

Cavaliers Sweep Pacers

April 28, 2017 1:42pm | David Facaros

Last Sunday the Cleveland Cavaliers swept the Indiana Pacers 4-0. Even though it was a sweep I think the Cavs could’ve played much better. I still think Lebron and the Cavs are still getting in playoff mode. They knew they were going to beat the […]

Warriors Sweep Blazers

April 27, 2017 1:11pm | Joe Byczek

In Game 4 of the first round of the playoffs the Golden State Warriors ended the Portland Trail Blazers season with a four game sweep. Coming into this series, the Blazers had a very different take on how this series was supposed to go. The […]

‘Tis the Start of the Baseball Season

April 14, 2017 12:28am | Anna Kotansky

Well, it’s that time of the year again….baseball season! After an eventful season last year, the Cleveland Indians are back and better than ever. With a few new players, and a fully recovered line up, fans are looking forward to what this season has in store. […]

“Cleveland is my city”

April 13, 2017 5:47pm | Kelsey Saxton

Once again its time, for baseball, America’s favorite past time! Meet, Carlos Santana, the Cleveland Indians’s designated hitter wrote to Cleveland about the World Series, his relationship with the police and his best-friend. Carlos Santana was traded to the Indians in 2008 and made him […]

PLAYOFF TIME

April 13, 2017 5:25pm | Tyler Winchell

It Is that time again this year. The time for buzzer beaters and great defensive plays  (chase down blocks). This year has had some very interesting story lines. Kevin Durant leaves his Thunder team to chase a ring with the Warriors after they blew a […]

Eastern Conference Playoffs Round 1: Cavaliers vs. Pacers

April 13, 2017 5:13pm | Joseph Dorko

Last night the Cleveland Cavaliers played the Toronto Raptors in the final game of the regular season. They lost 98-83 and maintained the 2nd seed in the Eastern Conference, and are now going to play the Indiana Pacers (7th seed) in the first round of […]

Ohio Sports

April 13, 2017 4:51pm | Aaron Lorkowski

Ohio Sports have been on the rise in the last couple of years with Lebron  James coming back home to the Cavs and adding new players to the roster. It only took him two years after he came back to bring home the championship after he […]

The Cavs get the Second Seed

April 13, 2017 12:41pm | David Facaros

The playoff match ups are set and the Cleveland Cavaliers got the second seed in the playoffs behind the Boston Celtics. They play the Pacers in the first round but none of this matters to  Lebron or the Cavs. This year Lebron has skated through the season […]

MVP?

April 12, 2017 1:38pm | Chris Golden

The MVP race this year in the NBA is beyond crazy, the two top prospects Russell Westbrook and James Harden have both had unbelievable seasons and its coming down neck and neck as the season is about to end. LeBron James and Kewhi Leonard are also […]

The Start for the Cleveland Indians

April 12, 2017 1:37pm | 'Emma Ribar'

On April 3, 2017 the Indians played the season home opener against the Rangers from Texas. During that series the Indians swept the Rangers. They started off the season with a 3-0 record. During one of the games against the Rangers Francisco Lindor hit his […]

Refs cause Cavs to lose?

April 12, 2017 1:35pm | Garlock, Dakotah

Monday April 10, 2017— Yesterday I saw one of the worst officiated NBA games against the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Atlanta Hawks. This was a crucial game for the Cavs  because they would have been 1.5 games up on the Boston Celtics which would have potentially […]

April 2017 power rankings.

April 11, 2017 5:17pm | Matt Nader

1.) Warriors (66-15) Previous rank: 1 The Warriors have won 14 straight games which is the longest streak of the 2016-17 season, and most of the games weren’t close either — they have an average winning margin of +15.8 in that span. They also became […]

Co-MVP in the NBA?

April 7, 2017 5:26pm | Ryan O'Toole

The National Basketball Association has had the tradition of one MVP per season. This “MVP” is the player that contributes the most to his team. This year there are two clear-cut candidates for the MVP but fans are going wild over who should get the […]

Lindor Stars in Indians’ Win

April 7, 2017 4:36pm | Vinnie Sclimenti

Indians’ shortstop Francisco Lindor stared in the Tribe’s 9-6 win over the Texas Rangers completing the three game sweep as the Indians have started the brand new season 3-0 looking like a very good ball club. Lindor went 3 for 4 with a walk while driving in […]

Playoffs are Approaching

April 7, 2017 3:56pm | Matt Hammad

The NBA regular season is quickly approaching its end with each team only having from 4 to 5 games left. The West is almost completely set for the post season with every team being a few game apart and the Golden State Warriors and San […]

Opening Day Win

April 4, 2017 6:52pm | Joe Byczek

The Cleveland Indians opened up their season yesterday in Texas and they traveled all that way to take on the Rangers. Coming off of an amazing season and playoff run, everyone including the players themselves were eager to get onto the field and finally play […]