By his senior year, Thames was averaging 17.6 points and 3.2 assists per game in his 36 games with San Diego State; these stats resulted in Thames being named the 2014 Mountain West Player of the Year,
The Oakland Raiders have hired Hall of Famer Rod Woodson as assistant defensive backs coach.
The San Antonio Spurs’ huge fourth-quarter rally helped Gregg Popovich reach the 1,000-win milestone Monday night.
The Atlanta Hawks have recalled forward/center Mike Muscala from the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League, it was announced Sunday by Head Coach Mike Budenholzer.
More than 500 youth baseball players were at the Ash Centre Saturday as part of the 2015 Erie Wedge Baseball Camps. The day-long camp took place at the Ash Centre and the World Baseball Academy.
Norwell grad Jarrod Parker was given an $850,000 salary by Elizabeth Neumeier, Robert Herzog and Mark Irvings instead of his request of $1.7 million.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants didn’t have the lead on the Iowa Energy Saturday night until there were 45 seconds left in the game. When Gary Talton scored to give his team a 96-95 lead, the Mad Ants would hold on for the 100-95 win.
The Mad Ants, sponsored by Lutheran Health Network, came out victorious Friday night, 103-91 over the Erie BayHawks in front of a packed house at the Allen Co. War Memorial Coliseum.
The fifth annual Party in the Park took place Friday night at Parkview Field.
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants announced Wednesday that Andre Emmett has been named to the NBA D-League All-Star Team. The all-star game is set for Sunday, February 15 at 2:30 p.m. at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn and is slated to air on NBA TV.
The Arizona Cardinals have promoted linebackers coach James Bettcher to defensive coordinator and made several other changes to coach Bruce Arians’ staff.
Jones, who was the 16th GATORADE call-up of the 2014-15 season, appeared in 19 games (15 starts) for the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League and averaged 14.4 points, 3.4 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 29.2 minutes.