The American Athletic Conference announced on Thursday the addition of a conference championship game in football.
The series is running its sixth race of the season on Friday at Dover International Speedway. On the following day, Jones will celebrate his 19th birthday. He's scheduled to compete in the Xfinity race at this track on Saturday.
Peyton Manning will have to make do without his blind-side protector for the 2015 season, as the Denver Broncos announced that Pro Bowl left tackle Ryan Clady tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during Wednesday's OTA session.
The Philadelphia Phillies have recalled Cody Asche from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard has been suspended one game without pay after earning his fourth Flagrant foul point of the postseason.
Peter DeBoer was introduced as the eighth head coach in San Jose Sharks history on Thursday.