Cavs deal Irving to Celtics for Thomas

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CLEVELAND (AP) Kyrie Irving was tired of being teammates with LeBron James.

Now he has to figure out how to beat him.

Cleveland's All-Star guard, who asked owner Dan Gilbert to trade him earlier this summer, was dealt Tuesday night to the Boston Celtics for fellow All-Star Isaiah Thomas, forward Jae Crowder, center Ante Zizic and the Brooklyn Nets' unprotected 2018 first-round draft pick.

BoSox's Fister beats Indians on 1-hitter

CLEVELAND (AP) Three pitches into his start, Doug Fister had a one-hitter.

Nearly three hours later, nothing changed. (MORE)

Steelers' Bell hints at Sept. 1 return

PITTSBURGH (AP) Steelers star Le'Veon Bell has suggested on Twitter that he will return to the team on Sept. 1, the day after Pittsburgh's final preseason game.

Bell hasn't signed his franchise tender and has been holding out through training camp. Responding to a fan Tuesday night asking when he plans to end his holdout, Bell wrote: "9-1-17" and added a wink. (MORE)

Darnold, Barkley lead All-America team

Southern California quarterback Sam Darnold and Penn State running back Saquon Barkley put on a show at the Rose Bowl last season and established themselves as two of the biggest stars in college football coming into 2017.

The two Heisman Trophy contenders highlight the first preseason All-America team in the history of The Associated Press. (MORE)

Indians put Miller, Salazar back on DL

CLEVELAND (AP) The Indians have asked their next-door neighbors for some help in treating Andrew Miller's sore knee.

With the All-Star reliever back on the disabled list with tendinitis, the defending AL champions have reached out to the Cavaliers to see if there is something more they can do with a condition more common in NBA players. (MORE)

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