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Jerami Grant will remain in Oklahoma City, as Thunder will exercise team option (report)
Jerami Grant will remain in Oklahoma City, as Thunder will exercise team option (report)Oklahoma City will reportedly exercise its option on Jerami Grant for next season, keeping the former Syracuse star on the Thunder at a very affordable price. The news was reported by The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter, citing anonymous sources.read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 19:54:00 GMT
Slim Chance: Rain shortens Syracuse Chiefs fans' window to see Yankees pitching prospect
Slim Chance: Rain shortens Syracuse Chiefs fans' window to see Yankees pitching prospectSyracuse, N.Y. -- Syracuse Chiefs fans who were interested in getting a glimpse of one of the New York Yankees best pitching prospects on Tuesday at NBT Bank Stadium barely had time to grab a handful of popcorn before the show was over. Rain postponed a ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 19:24:00 GMT
Chicago Bulls won't make qualifying offer to Michael Carter-Williams, making him free agent (report)
Chicago Bulls won't make qualifying offer to Michael Carter-Williams, making him free agent (report)Former Syracuse star Michael Carter-Williams will become an unrestricted free agent following the worst year of his NBA career. Chicago Bulls vice president of basketball operations John Paxson reportedly told ESPN Radio Chicago that the team will not make ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 10:17:00 GMT
Update: Police release identity of man shot, killed in Syracuse
Update: Police release identity of man shot, killed in SyracuseSYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A man shot this morning on East Kennedy Street in Syracuse has died, according to Onondaga County District Attorney William Fitzpatrick. Police identified him as 22-year-old George Booker, Jr., of Syracuse. Syracuse police were called to ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:42:00 GMT
Former Mets pitcher Anthony Young dies; holds MLB record for consecutive losses
Former Mets pitcher Anthony Young dies; holds MLB record for consecutive lossesNEW YORK (AP) -- Anthony Young pitched way better than his record showed. Working as a starter or reliever, whether at home or on the road, he often threw well enough to win. But for the longest time, he never did. Young, who set a major league record with ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:25:00 GMT
The battle for Congress begins: Tenney calls Brindisi a slick politician
The battle for Congress begins: Tenney calls Brindisi a slick politicianWASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. Claudia Tenney wasted no time Tuesday going on the attack against Democrat Anthony Brindisi, a day before he formally launches his campaign for Congress. Tenney, R-New Hartford, called Brindisi a "slick politician" who pretends to ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:15:00 GMT
State firefighters group votes to censure Syracuse Fire Chief Paul Linnertz
State firefighters group votes to censure Syracuse Fire Chief Paul LinnertzSYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The union representing thousands of professional firefighters, including Syracuse firefighters, has censured Syracuse Fire Chief Paul Linnertz. The New York State Professional Fire Fighters Association, which represents 18,000 ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 19:25:00 GMT
Syracuse police baffled, then bothered, by activist's warning: 'The tornado is coming'
Syracuse police baffled, then bothered, by activist's warning: 'The tornado is coming'Syracuse, NY -- The first time Syracuse Police Officer Vallon Smith heard the warning in April 2016, he was baffled. "The tornado is coming," Maurice Crawley told him, making a circular gesture with his hand, finger extended. "At first, I laughed," Smith ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 13:43:00 GMT
Carmelo Anthony's wife, La La, says he wants to play close to New York for son
Carmelo Anthony's wife, La La, says he wants to play close to New York for sonWith the start of NBA free agency approaching on July 1, a potential trade could be the talk of the NBA this summer. New York Knicks President Phil Jackson said in April that former Syracuse University star Carmelo Anthony "would be better off somewhere else.read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:19:00 GMT
Everson Museum of Art to receive $150,000 CNYCF grant to prevent water damage
Everson Museum of Art to receive $150,000 CNYCF grant to prevent water damageSYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Central New York Community Foundation will award $150,000 to the Everson Museum of Art to correct water leakage that threatens to damage its valuable collections. The money will be used to repair the museum's front podium and its ...read more
Source: Syracuse Post-Standard
Published on Tue, 27 Jun 2017 12:18:00 GMT