Ohio State sex abuse scandal...Kraft massage video dispute...Cards-Royals washed out
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) _ Some of the men who say they were sexually abused by a now-dead Ohio State team doctor are calling on the university to come up with a specific plan that will ensure it never happens again. They also want Ohio State to release the names of all the employees who knew about the abuse and say how many students he treated during nearly 20 years. A report released last week said Dr. Richard Strauss sexually abused at least 177 male students until the mid-1990s. Ohio State’s president has apologized.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) _ A Florida judge has delayed the trial of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft on a misdemeanor charge that he paid for sex at a massage parlor. Judge Leonard Hanser agreed Tuesday to postpone the trial indefinitely while prosecutors appeal his decision blocking their use of secretly shot video. The footage allegedly shows Kraft twice engaging in sex at the Orchids of Asia Day Spa in January.
TORONTO (AP) _ The Toronto Raptors host the Milwaukee Bucks for Game 4 tonight in the Eastern Conference NBA finals. The Bucks lead 2-1. The Raptors’ Kawhi (kuh-WY’) Leonard played a playoff career-high 52 minutes in Toronto’s double-overtime victory over the Bucks on Sunday. With Leonard battling fatigue, the Raptors will try to even the series tonight.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The opener of the I-70 series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Kansas City Royals was postponed because of a forecast for severe weather and rescheduled as part of a day-night doubleheader on Wednesday. The National Weather Service said there was a “threat for severe thunderstorms producing tornadoes, strong winds, large hail, and additional flash flooding.”
DENVER (AP) _ Denver president of basketball operations Tim Connelly decided to stay with the Nuggets instead of possibly bolting for Washington. He got his start with the Wizards but he wants to finish his work in Denver. The Nuggets are coming off a 54-win season in which they earned the No. 2 seed in the West before losing to Portland in Game 7 of the second round.