Ross impresses in long-awaited Nationals season debut
ATLANTA - In his perfect world, Joe Ross would have spent opening day at Nationals Park, not NBT Bank Stadium in Syracuse. But Ross didn't take his season-opening demotion to Triple-A personally, recognizing that the Nationals weren't sending him ...
Russell Westbrook's style of play coming back to bite Thunder
... of some of the main criticism against him, taking one less shot than the record for most shots in an NBA playoff game that was set by Philadelphia Warriors center Wilt Chamberlain, who attempted 48 field goals in 1962 against the Syracuse Nationals.
Pair of grand slams propels Nats to 14-4 win over Braves
Ross, who spent the last 2 1/2 weeks at Triple-A Syracuse while the Nationals went with a four-man rotation, excelled in his delayed season debut. The right-hander needed some time to find his footing, allowing two runs in the bottom of the first, but ...
Syracuse Chiefs: Matt Skole should see big league action before Clint Robinson
Meanwhile, Robinson has toiled away with the Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs. He has only recently raised his batting average over the Mendoza Line. His chance at re-joining the Nationals is already slim. As of now, Syracuse teammate Matt Skole may have even ...
Wolfpack alumni impress in NBA, D-League
N.C. State University Technician Online
His most notable performances came against Fort Wayne March 25, where he scored a season-high 31 points on 65 percent from the field against Westchester March 30, in which he finished just one board shy of a triple-double with 19 points, 11 assists and ...
How Isiah Thomas became the greatest Detroit Piston ever
Detroit Free Press
The fans who attended the Detroit Pistons' final game at the Palace of Auburn Hills on Monday were thrilled to see some of the franchise's heroes gather at ...
Pistons close Palace with loss
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – Bradley Beal scored 33 points and the Washington Wizards beat the Detroit Pistons 105-101 Monday night in the final game at the Palace of Auburn Hills. The Pistons move to downtown Detroit next season. Markieff Morris added 20 ...
Visit from pathetic Nets is a win-win for Celtics
The Providence Journal
Share never played for the Celtics, who traded him to the Fort Wayne Pistons for guard Bill Sharman, who became a Hall of Famer as a player and a coach. Asked if he sensed that Celtics fans considered the Nets to be their second favorite NBA team, Nets ...