Let the debates begin.
NASCAR handed down penalties to Kurt Busch's No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing team on Tuesday for failing post-race inspection in the July 6 Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway.
The National Football League has suspended Washington Redskins safety Tanard Jackson for a substance abuse violation for the fourth time in his career.
New York Yankees slugger Carlos Beltran was scratched from the lineup for Wednesday's 5-4, 14-inning win over the Indians after he broke his nose in two places during batting practice.
The Los Angeles Clippers have filled a need for depth in the post through free agency, officially signing center Spencer Hawes. The team also signed guard Jordan Farmar.
The Anaheim Ducks signed unrestricted free agent forward Dany Heatley to a one-year contract Wednesday.