Tom Withers, The Associated Press

Tom Withers

The Associated Press

Cleveland, OH, United States

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  • The Morning Journal
  • Houston Chronicle
  • The News-Herald
  • WKYC Channel 3 News
  • Napa Valley Register
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  • Toronto Sun
  • WBTV News
  • NBC12 WWBT Richmond
  • wdam
  • wave3news
  • WIS News 10
  • WBRC FOX6 News
  • FOX Carolina News
  • WTOL 11
  • Daily Herald
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Recent articles by Tom:

NBA suspends Grizzlies’ Brooks one game for scuffle with Cavs

Grizzlies guard Dillon Brooks has been suspended one game without pay by the NBA, and Cavaliers guard Donovan Mitchell fined $20,000 for their roles in an on-court incident on Feb. 2. → Read More

Cavaliers' Donovan Mitchell calls Grizzlies' Dillon Brooks dirty player after scuffle

Donovan Mitchell accused Dillon Brooks of being a dirty player after getting hit in the groin that sparked altercation during Cavs' win over Grizzlies. → Read More

Mitchell, Brooks tossed after altercation, Garland scores 32 in Cavaliers’ win over Grizzlies – News-Herald

Darius Garland scored 32 points shortly after being left off the All-Star team and carried Cleveland following Donovan Mitchell’s ejection, leading the Cavaliers to a 128-113 win over the slu… → Read More

Cleveland Cavaliers overcome Donovan Mitchell's ejection to crush Memphis Grizzlies 128-113

Both Mitchell and Memphis' Dillon Brooks were tossed after Brooks struck Mitchell in his groin area, sparking the altercation. → Read More

Jimmy Butler scores 23 as Heat hold off Cavaliers, 100-97

Jimmy Butler scored 23 points, Bam Adebayo added 18 points and 11 rebounds and the Heat showed their experience down the stretch → Read More

Former Browns tackle Joe Thomas confident of Hall of Fame selection

Joe Thomas is on the verge of NFL immortality. Thomas was Cleveland’s steady left offensive tackle for 11 seasons and is one of 15 finalists for enshrinement into the Pro Football Hall of Fam… → Read More

Mobley scores career-high 38, powers Cavaliers over Bucks, 114-102

Evan Mobley scored a career-high 38 points, Darius Garland added 21 and the Cleveland Cavaliers bounced back from an embarrassing loss with a 114-102 win over the Milwaukee Bucks, who were again wi… → Read More

NBA: Without Curry, Warriors make splash without stars, beat Cavs 120-114

CLEVELAND — The shots splashed through the net like they almost always do for the Golden State Warriors. → Read More

Cavaliers fall hard in loss to Warriors without Stephen Curry

Jordan Poole scored 32 points and the Golden State Warriors put on a shooting display by making 23 shots from 3-pointer range while star Stephen Curry sat on the bench for a 120-114 victory over th… → Read More

Shorthanded Golden State Warriors still manage to beat Cleveland Cavaliers 120-114

The Warriors also sat Draymond Green, Klay Thompson and Andrew Wiggins on Friday night. → Read More

Jim Schwartz returns to Browns, this time to fix busted defense

Other than swiping Bill Belichick’s turkey slices, Jim Schwartz stayed quiet and useful during his first stint in Cleveland. He had a lot to learn. → Read More

Anderson Varejão back with Cavaliers in player development role

Anderson Varejão has bounced back to the Cavaliers. One of the most popular players in Cleveland’s history, Varejão has been hired as a player development consultant and global ambassador for the t… → Read More

Clowney apologizes to Garrett for Browns favoritism comments

CLEVELAND (AP) — Jadeveon Clowney now says he's sorry. → Read More

Guardians announce plans for major remodel of Progressive Field

Back as a World Series title contender, the Cleveland Guardians are moving forward with upgrades to Progressive Field. → Read More

Evan Mobley hits late jumper, Cavaliers beat Suns, 90-88

Evan Mobley’s 14-foot jumper with four seconds left helped the Cleveland Cavaliers rally for a 90-88 win over the Phoenix Suns, who lost their fourth straight. Donovan Mitchell finished with … → Read More

Evan Mobley hits late jumper, Cavaliers beat Suns, 90-88

Evan Mobley’s 14-foot jumper with four seconds left helped the Cleveland Cavaliers rally for a 90-88 win over the Phoenix Suns, who lost their fourth straight. Donovan Mitchell finished with … → Read More

Cavaliers betting on in-arena sportsbook to win over fans

The action at Cavaliers games from now on won’t be limited to dunks, layups, 3-pointers and anything else happening on the court. → Read More

Garland scores 46, but Nets topple Cavaliers, 125-117

Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant each scored 32 points and the Nets extended their winning streak to nine games with a 125-117 victory over the Cavaliers. → Read More

Bitter cold loss leaves Browns outside playoffs once again

There’s nothing left for the Browns to accomplish this season, another failed one in a long line of malfunctions for one of the NFL’s most inept franchises. → Read More

Bitter cold loss leaves Browns outside playoffs once again

There’s nothing left for the Browns to accomplish this season, another failed one in a long line of malfunctions for one of the NFL’s most inept franchises. → Read More